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1/48 Accurate Miniatures B-25D Mitchell “Tondelayo”

by Tolga ULGUR on May 2, 2017 in Aviation -- 10 Comments

This is 1/48 Accurate Miniatures B-25D Mitchell finished with the markings of Tondelayo from 500th BS 345th BG in Nadzab New Guinea during 1944. Camouflage is Olive drab over Neutral grey with red cowl rings and a white stripe completely […]

1/48 Academy P-51B

by Geoffrey Abreu on April 22, 2017 in Aviation -- 7 Comments

This is the Academy (Accurate Miniatures) 1/48 P-51B. Maketar masks were used for the national insignia and squadron codes. I replicated the scheme that came in the box but painted the markings on instead of using the supplied decals. The […]

Accurate Miniatures 1/48 P-51C

by Tom Bebout on February 15, 2017 in Aviation -- 27 Comments

When you get some time off, build some models is what I say. Seem to be on a P-51 kick right now and here’s my latest off the work bench. Had some trouble closing up the fuselage but believe it […]

Italeri (Accurate Miniatures) 1/48 B-25D Mitchel ‘Tondalayo’

by Gary Stevenson on February 6, 2017 in Aviation -- 5 Comments

Still on the workbench and propped up to avoid strain on that original, fragile plastic nosewheel leg! – A metal leg would have been nice on this one, especially with all the weight in the nose to contend with!

AM 1/48 A-36 Apache

by Tom Bebout on January 28, 2017 in Aviation -- 8 Comments

First completion of the year, essentially started before the Christmas holiday but just now completed. This is the old Accurate Miniatures kit of the A-36 Apache from which the now defunct company produced various versions of early P-51’s. I did […]

Accurate Miniatures SB2U-3 “Vindicator”

by Frederick J Seitz III on January 22, 2017 in Aviation -- 18 Comments

This is Accurate Miniatures 1:48 scale Vought SB2U-3, “Vindicator”. I had built this kit a few year ago, also when IT first came out. I had gotten a kit that had the original flaw in the rear fuselage, where there […]

Accurate Miniatures SBD-3, “Dauntless”

by Frederick J Seitz III on January 22, 2017 in Aviation -- 14 Comments

Hey Folks! This is a 1:48 scale, Accurate Miniatures SBD-3, “Dauntless”, that I built many years back. If I recall, it was right around the time the kit was released. This was a while back so bear with me. I […]

1/48 Accurate Miniatures P-51 Mustang 1a “Mah Sweet”

by Tolga ULGUR on January 6, 2017 in Aviation -- 17 Comments

This is 1/48 Accurate Miniatures P-51 Mustang 1a finished with the markings of “Mah Sweet Eva Lee”. Cockpit modified by Ultracast seat. Other modifications are: Ultracast flared exhausts Ultracast wheels Ultracasy propeller Quickboost gunsight Resicast lens for landing lights. Painting […]

1/48 Accurate Miniatures P-51A Mustang

by Louis Gardner on October 29, 2016 in Aviation -- 19 Comments

Greetings everyone. Here are a few photos of my rendition of an early AAF Mustang. I included a color WW2 photo of the original plane that was my inspiration for the project. I liked the two tone camouflage. Most of […]

1/48 Accurate Miniatures TBF-1C with KMC wingfold

by Dan DeSilva on October 1, 2016 in Aviation -- 26 Comments

This kit had sat for about 5 years- possibly more, simply because I was intimidated by the KMC wingfold! The fuselage and wings were painted, and decalled, but I never took the kit to the completion phase of canopy, gear […]