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QANTAS PB2B-2 Catalina

by Ray Seppala on January 12, 2018 in Aviation -- 9 Comments

This is the 1/72 Academy PBY-5A converted to a PB2B-2 in QANTAS markings (by Hawkeye Models Australia) with the Red Roo Conversion set. First completion for 2018.

Welsh Models 1/72 Boeing 737-7DT (BBJ) – 34 Squadron, RAAF

by Ray Seppala on January 7, 2018 in Aviation -- 17 Comments

Welsh Models are known for the vacform/resin kits. This kit was a challenge in some areas, in particular getting a solid join between the vacform fuselage and resin wing roots. The other issue I had was the amount of nose […]

F-16C Block 52+ – REVELL 1/72

by krzysztof bytniewski on January 7, 2018 in Aviation -- 9 Comments

The F-16C Block 52 + was built by me in 2009, from a very good Revell set. My task was to add some small elements that are characteristic of the Polish version. The model is in painting and marking from […]

F-14A Tomcat VF-41 august 1981

by Rapid27 on December 28, 2017 in Aviation -- 21 Comments

Hello, I choose to represent this plane because when the old 1/48 F-14 Monogram appear, a french modeler dicided to publish this plane in “Fana de l’aviation”. I read this book a lot of time since 1982 and i am […]

Avia BH-11 “Boska” (Kovozavody Prostejov 1/72)

by Dmitry Stropalov on December 28, 2017 in Aviation -- 19 Comments

No, this year is not over! One more kit should be completed before 2018 will arrive! – this is what I was thinking about last week. So, the result. Avia BH-9/11 is a tiny sport aircraft from the golden age […]

Heller 1/72 Dassault Mirage III-R

by Ferry Dierckxsens on December 26, 2017 in Aviation -- 15 Comments

With 3 other models in various stages of building I’ve just finished this re-edition of this old Heller kit of the Mirage III-R in 1/72. I’s a basic kit, keeping in mind the tooling is over 40 years old, but […]

A Little Help From My Friends…

by Greg Kittinger on December 26, 2017 in Aviation -- 4 Comments

I have a Sufa coming to convert into a Chilean F-16D Peace Puma, but I’m a little short on decals. I tried to find the old 1/72 TwoBobs set for the Peace Puma, but couldn’t find one anywhere. I did […]

Mistercraft Focke Wulf FW-190 A-8 Rammjager 1/72 “Captive Jaeger”. “Caged Birds” serie

by Alfredo Cofré on December 22, 2017 in Aviation -- 8 Comments

Starting this new line of captured warplanes or “caged birds”, I let with you my Mistercraft Focke Wulf FW-190 A-8 Rammjager, my Captive Jaeger. I got this design from Pinterest. What can I say, the kit is not very recommendable, […]

P-39 Airacobra

by Vedran Kovačić on December 20, 2017 in Aviation -- 13 Comments

Hi, finished this just in time for Christmas, this is the ubiquitous Academy 1/72 P-39Q/N Airacobra, could have been better, could have been worse. I had some fight with the canopy, because i used replacement vac one from CMK set, […]

Christmas came a little earlier this year (review on Modelcollect’s new tool 1:72 B-2 Spirit)

by Gábor Szabó on December 19, 2017 in Reviews -- 13 Comments

Hi Mates, I could not miss this commonplace title but this “little” kit just arrived from the manufacturer. I made a pre order (in 2016) practically when they just formed as a future manufacturer and annunced their plan to make […]