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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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Yet, another Hellcat

by Jack Mugan on December 8, 2016 in Aviation -- 11 Comments

Could not resist joining in on the Hellcat photofest.

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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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My Hellcats, all in 1/48.

by John Healy on December 7, 2016 in Aviation -- 12 Comments

I posted several photos of the Eduard Weekend Edition Hellcat II a couple of years ago when I built it. I added resin wheels, straps for the drop tank from scrap p/e, and p/e belts. This is the best Hellcat […]

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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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I love a theme….My Hellcat entry

by Bill Koppos on December 4, 2016 in Aviation -- 14 Comments

Eduard’s 1/48, done right after it’s initial release. Prop and tires were replaced with Hasegawa items, and a true Details cockpit set used. The small decals are also Hasegawa. The finish represents a Lexington fighter flown by an ace from […]

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Monogram 1/48 Grumman F6-F Hellcat

by Gary Brantley on December 4, 2016 in Aviation -- 18 Comments

Well, this is a first on two counts. It’s the very first pics taken of this ancient model, and it’s the first set of pics I’ve posted that weren’t taken at an airport! Bob Mack said he’d like to see […]

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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 […]