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ProModeler (Monogram) PBY-5A

by Tom Cleaver on March 16, 2017 in Uncategorized -- 17 Comments

I’m posting this old (2005) review from Modeling Madness as encouragement for the Midway Group Build. With more than 4,000 of all versions produced over eight years, the Consolidated PBY Catalina easily qualifies as the world’s most successful flying boat. […]

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Insides, turning out!

by Rob Anderson on March 10, 2017 in Uncategorized -- 12 Comments

Ok, so I wasn’t going to go hog wild on stuff you can’t see. I only added a few things besides the wooden floors. Resin seats fro Resin2Detail, a lamp some odd details here and there and a couple of […]

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Monogram 1/48 Messerschmitt Me-262 “Red 17”

by Gary Brantley on March 1, 2017 in Aviation -- 22 Comments

The Me-262 is, hand’s down, my all-time favorite aircraft. I really love them! In fact, when the “Stormbird Project” was building its replicas, I got in touch with them about volunteering. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Me_262_Project Unfortunately, the commute from central Texas to Seattle, […]

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Monograms 1/4ish Cessna 180 with floats.

by Robert Royes on March 1, 2017 in Aviation -- 12 Comments

This is a reissue of the Cessna 180 with EDO floats, not sure of the actual scale, used rattle can white. spare decals.

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Monogram 1/72 UH-16 Albatross

by Tom Bebout on March 1, 2017 in Aviation -- 19 Comments

My contribution to the Water Wings group build is this ancient Monogram kit introduced in 1957. Props that rotate, gear that retracts,and a little life boat with downed crew. What kid wouldn’t want to build this. Grumman built over 400 […]

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1/48 Monogram / Mattel P-51B Mustang

by Tom Bebout on February 11, 2017 in Aviation -- 24 Comments

I’ve actually considered not going to model shows because it seems I’m a s****r for picking up very old kits. This P-51B is a show purchase that I’ve just completed as a fun weekend project. It was fun to build,however, […]

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Monogram D-335A4 Pfeil Luft’46

by Gary Stevenson on February 8, 2017 in Aviation -- 13 Comments

Another What-If? – Luftwaffe1946: After much drawn out fighting, the Germans finally capitulate. Leaving behind items such as this D0-335 much abused & repaired Arrow. Replaced wing & lower fin in case you hadn’t noticed! Have fun & prosper!

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Heinz Bär’s Red 23 in 1/48 scale

by Tom Rodgers on February 5, 2017 in Aviation -- 10 Comments

This was the aircraft he was flying when he made his 200th kill on 22 Apr 1944, a B-24 named Flak Magnet. This Fw190 A7 was his backup plane as his main mount at the time, was usually Red 13. […]

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General Dynamics F-16XL,Monogram 1/72

by Robert Royes on February 3, 2017 in Aviation -- 9 Comments

Got this online awhile back, I think its been in my current stash the longest. Always liked the aircraft, built it wheels up because some of the gear pieces were broken , replaced missing wing tip missile rails ,loaded out […]

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By any other name…….

by Rob Anderson on January 27, 2017 in Aviation -- 19 Comments

A Monogram kit is a Monogram kit, is a Monogram kit, regardless of whether you put Revell on the box or not! My lovely wife bought me the classic Monogram B-17G for Christmas. Still widely regarded as the best B-17 […]