First post and first attempt at paint-chipping effect.
If anyone read my post about the Eduard Spitfire I posted in Egyptian markings recently you will remember my griping about the poor quality ,now it's time to eat my words because this little kit went together without a hitch.I only really wanted[...]
Finally finished this a few weeks back and have to say, I was pretty pleased with the results. I tried to make the diorama look ... Spanish. With a little grass and rocks scattered about, with of course the odd dried out grass in places.
This is part one of my build of my last Eduard I-16 from my Spanish Limited Edition kit
Part 2 will be soon once completed
This is only one of the two of Eduard Limited edition I-16 over Spain. I love I-16's! I really enjoy building this, as well as most Eduard kits. If you want to the build, please sit back and watch the build on my Youtube channel in the link belo[...]
Hi, i would like to share the pictures of my I-16 from Eduard with you. It was the "Profi Pack"
version of this kit and it was a delight to build. It is way better than the Hobbycraft/Academy
kit. Soviet aviation is somewhat underrated. This lit[...]
Here is my first contribution to this great new (to me!) site.
It is Eduard's 1/48 scale Polikarpov I-16, Type 10. I used decals from a long OOP Superscale sheet for the code letters/numbers and the 'Betty Boop' on the tail. All other marking[...]
My new job in the style of Egg-Plane.
This is the model I won on November random award, The I-16 type 24.
It is really a nice kit to build, went on without filling and sanding. Maybe, the most tricky stage was the undercarriage with all of those covers.
And another I-16, only now. - Air Force Republican Spain. On this machine flew a wonderful pilot Sergei Gritsevets. He fought in the skies of Spain and Mongolia, and was twice awarded the title Hero of the Soviet Union. More details can be fou[...]