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Failed Concept…BP Defiant Airfix 1/48

by Bill Koppos on October 24, 2016 in Aviation -- 4 Comments

It seemed like a good idea at the time. An interceptor fighter with all it’s armament concentrated in a rear-mounted turret, whereby the pilot could concentrate on the maneuvering and the gunner on gunning. The Brits were always concerned with […]


Royal Navy 1/48 Trumpeter Seahawk FGA Mk.6

by Michael Drover on October 24, 2016 in Aviation -- 5 Comments

Hi all. This is the 1/48th Trumpeter FGA.6 Seahawks. I started this about a year ago and I’ve just finished it today (16/10/16). It’s been around a while so and information about the kit is readily available online so I […]


MonoFix SHAR FRS.1

by John Martincevic on October 21, 2016 in Aviation -- 8 Comments

Before Kinetic released the British 1st Gen. SHARs the only good way to build one was a kit-bash. Here is my bash from 2013/14. There is too much to describe here so I have included a link to my WIP […]


1/48 Monogram Mil-24VP Krocodil

by John Martincevic on October 20, 2016 in Aviation -- 11 Comments

1/48 Revell Monogram Mil-24 with Cobra Products cockpit set, Cobra VP conversion, and CMK tail boom extension, wheels, wing pylons, Begemot codes & Stars, Linden Hill stencils, Aeromaster numbers. 2.5 degrees of tilt modified into fuselage per Mil. drawings. Bort […]


F-16I Sufa (Hasegawa, Eduard, 1:48)

by Christian Ristits on October 19, 2016 in Aviation -- 11 Comments

This one I have built a few months ago – always wanted an Isreali F-16 as the camo is really nice. It is not 100% correct, as I have airbrushed free-hand. I have used an Eduard PE Set for the […]


Otaki 1/48 Focke-Wulf FW-190

by James Kelley on October 18, 2016 in Aviation -- 6 Comments

An old kit from the 1970s, but went together very well. No putty or filler needed anywhere. Painted with Gunze-Sangyo acrylics, and markings are from an old Cutting Edge sheet. The only modifications done were drilling out the gun barrels.


Tamiya 1/48 Corsair IV

by Tom Cleaver on October 16, 2016 in Aviation -- 20 Comments

The Fleet Air Arm was interested in the Corsair as soon as they heard about it, and began receiving Corsairs under Lend-Lease in 1943. At a time when the U.S. Navy was declaring the Corsair unsuitable for operations aboard an […]


F-4C Phantom II, Eduard Ltd. Edition “Good Evening Da Nang!”, 1:48

by Christian Ristits on October 15, 2016 in Aviation -- 19 Comments

Hello Imodeler-friends, this is my latest build on the Eduard Ltd. Edition “Good Evening Da Nang”. Enjoy the pics!


F4U-1D Corsair VMF-214 USS Franklin (CV-13) F3b 45

by Brian Scott on October 14, 2016 in Aviation -- 12 Comments

Another one of thise fantastic Tamiya Corsair . Painted with Tamiya paints ; Enjoy 🙂 Cheers Brian


1/48 Academy Spitfire FR Mk.XVIII

by Michal Walusz on October 13, 2016 in Aviation -- 13 Comments

Hello Folks This time I would like to present completed build. This time it is Spitfire Mk.XIVe version from Academy. The build take me a two year or so but not because the kit is woeful but I have long […]