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MONOGRAM 1/48 F6F-5K HELLCAT DRONE

by George Henderson on December 9, 2016 in Aviation -- 7 Comments

Just saw another Monogram Hellcat posted here so I thought I’d post another. I added an interior with plastic card and a modified seat from a T-6. A cross member was added to the rudder post for the extra antennae […]

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More Hellcats…

by Jim Sullivan on December 7, 2016 in Aviation -- 21 Comments

To join the Hellcat parade, here are four from my shelves. Pic #1 1/32nd Hasegawa built as a F6F-3 Pic #2 1/48th Hasegawa F6F-3 Pic #3 1/48th Eduard F6F-3 Pic #4 1/48th Hasegawa F6F-5

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Hellcats, Hellcats, Hellcats, and MORE Hellcats…

by Frederick J Seitz III on December 5, 2016 in Aviation -- 16 Comments

A few of the F6F Hellcat models I’ve built over the years. All are 1:48 scale and they list as follows: 1st two pictures are Otaki’s F6F-3/5 kit, built as a -3, flown by Lt. Alex Vraciu of VF-6, off […]

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More Hellcats

by Craig Abrahamson on December 5, 2016 in Aviation -- 20 Comments

First pic build: Eduard 48th scale F6F Hellcat Second pic build: HB 1/48th F6F-3 Hellcat Third pic: 48th scale, but apparently no build article (only pic I found) – same goes for pic #5 . These were way before there […]

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Hellcat theme 1/48 Hasegawa F6F-5 David McCampbell

by Louis Gardner on December 5, 2016 in Aviation -- 18 Comments

As a continuation of the recent Hellcat themed articles, here’s another one for your enjoyment tonight. This is “Minsi III”, F6F-5 bureau number 70143. This is the plane in which he scored the last 23.5 kills of his 34 total. […]

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Hasegawa 1/48 F6F-3 Hellcat

by Tom Bebout on December 3, 2016 in Aviation -- 17 Comments

My first Hellcat since I started building models again..Lots of little flaws on her and they were all self inflicted. Fit overall was very good and the only issue I have are the kit decals, the white portion appears mostly […]

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Arii Otaki 1/48 F6f-3 Hellcat

by bob mack on November 28, 2016 in Aviation -- 34 Comments

one for my bucket list…always wanted to build one of these…Al Vraciu…like cashew with a V

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1/48 Hasegawa F6F-3 Hellcat Alex Vraciu

by Louis Gardner on November 7, 2016 in Aviation -- 12 Comments

Here tonight is my Grumman F6F-3 Hellcat which was modeled in the markings of the US Navy Ace Alex Vraciu. Sadly this hero passed away on January 29, 2015. Vraciu ended the war with 19 aerial victories and 21 more […]

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Hasegawa 1:48 F6F-5 Hellcat

by Drew Tarter on October 27, 2016 in Aviation -- 29 Comments

Here’s my latest build, hot off the bench – Hasegawa’s 1:48 F6F-5, the “10,000th Hellcat” boxing. The Hasegawa kit can be made into a fine model straight from the box, but I made a few additions and corrections. Good points […]

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Flight Line Maintenance

by Thomas Sweeney on September 20, 2016 in Aviation -- 8 Comments

Well Here I go again I hope I got a little bit better the scene depicts a maintenance crew going over a Hellcat and i also made the Flight Deck All comments are welcomed Tom