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Airfix 1/24th scale Hawker Hurricane MkIc

by Thomas Probert on December 3, 2017 in Aviation -- 10 Comments

This is very likely to be my last completed model for 2017 – I’ve been working on it on and off since August and it crossed the finish line this week. I picked up this classic from Airfix at a […]

Airfix 1/48 Supermarine Walrus Mk.I – Build Review, Part 1

by Harry Brogan on November 30, 2017 in Reviews -- 14 Comments

Well, I am stepping WAY out of my “comfort zone” with this one. I have not built an aircraft model of any kind in many, MANY years. I’ll be building this one specifically as a review for IMODELER. This model […]

Airfix 1/24 Hawker Typhoon MK1B

by Robert Collins on November 27, 2017 in Aviation -- 20 Comments

Biggest model I`ve built to date, and an enjoyable one to do. This is still work in progress as regards the ordnance which is constructed but not painted. I used some artistic licence on this model and put my own […]

Airfix 1/48 Hawker Hurricane Mk.1

by Michael Booth on November 26, 2017 in Aviation -- 8 Comments

The newly tooled Hurricane is totally perfect and hardly no problems at all. Only issue I found is that the fiddly gun barrels that locate into their compartments go together with a touch of force and a snap. Decals are […]

Douglas A-4B Skyhawk Argentine Air Force – Airfix 1/72 (A03029)

by Paulo Castro on November 19, 2017 in Aviation -- 12 Comments

Hi all I have decided to build an A-4B Skyhawk from Argentine Air Force during the Falklands conflict in 1982. Politics aside, the conflict proved that skilled pilots can make a difference even when using an outdated, or inferior material. […]

1/72 Airfix Stormovik

by Joe Caputo on November 14, 2017 in Aviation -- 7 Comments

Like it’s builder (me), this model is an antique. It seems I’ve been going through a stage of doing old kits, that are fast and relatively easy. I’ve ignored my WWII Japanese and Soviet aircraft in the past, and I’m […]

Preview: Airfix 1/48 P-51D

by Tom Cleaver on November 13, 2017 in Aviation -- 12 Comments

Kit arrived Friday, took five careful hours to assemble without filler. Done OOB other than used Tamiya decals from the “8th AF Aces” release to do Bud Anderson’s “Old Crow” ID stripes, invasion stripes, personal markings). They fit the kit […]

Spitfire Mk.I early (Airfix 1/72)

by Dmitry Stropalov on November 5, 2017 in Aviation -- 34 Comments

Spitfires, Spitfires everywhere… Maybe, somebody will say that this is boring – to post another one Spit, but I think that you can’t get too much Spitfires in your collection. And yes, that’s another one. This model represents an early […]

New Airfix Release at Telford

by Rob Pollock on November 4, 2017 in News -- 10 Comments

1/72 Airfix F4F-4 Wildcat

by Geoffrey Abreu on November 1, 2017 in Aviation -- 11 Comments

Just completed the Airfix 1/72 F4F-4. Markings depict Lt. “Swede” Vejtasa’s white 19 of VF-10 on board USS Enterprise in Oct of 1942 during the Guadalcanal Campaign. Painted with MRP paints. Added gunsight glass, some Eduard PE in the cockpit, […]