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Airfix 1/48 P-40B/C Tomahawk II

by Tom Cleaver on December 1, 2016 in Reviews -- 21 Comments

Erik Shilling – The Tiger’s Tiger: It was hot on Don Muang Airport outside Bangkok on December 10, 1941, as the humidity increased with the rising tropic sun. The crews of the 60th, 62nd and 98th Sentais sweated to ready […]

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Sharks are everywhere…49FG P-40K

by Bill Koppos on September 26, 2016 in Aviation -- 10 Comments

Due to the recent P-40 profile posting I dusted one off. This one was built back when the Hasegawa 1/48 “Special edition” K came out. It’s been shelf sitting with it’s 49er groupmates and has come out for a flight. […]

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Camouflage & Markings – Curtiss P-40 Kittyhawk/Warhawk

by Editor on September 24, 2016 in Aviation -- 11 Comments

Here’s another selection of the color schemes carried by the Curtiss P-40 Kittyhawk/Warhawk during its extensive service career. All artwork has been kindly contributed by Mr Rick Kent. In 1939, Curtiss-Writght went about developing a fighter to replace the P-40B/C […]

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Bronco P-40C

by Rob Pollock on September 17, 2016 in Reviews -- 15 Comments

For all you P-40 afficianados, Bronco have released a new P-40C in 1/48, price around $50. Check out the extensive review of the kit posted today at themodellingnews.com. http://www.themodellingnews.com/2016/09/build-review-bronco-models-48th-scale.html

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Camouflage & Markings – Curtiss P-40 Tomahawk in British & Commonwealth service

by Editor on September 1, 2016 in Aviation -- 15 Comments

The arrival of long-awaited new tool P-40B kits from Bronco and Airfix will likely spin renewed interest in the type. The attached collection of profiles demonstrates units and camouflages representative of the Tomahawk’s service with the RAF. All profiles courtesy […]

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AMC 1/72 resin P-40Q

by Robert Royes on August 30, 2016 in Aviation -- 9 Comments

This my first and last resin kit, I started this kit about ten years ago, After trimming the fuselage halves and finding how brittle this stuff is and a permanent warp in the fuselage, I shelved it. Since getting more […]

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Revell 1/48 P-40B

by Tom Bebout on August 28, 2016 in Aviation -- 8 Comments

While others at another modelling site are having hyper fits over the release of the new Airfix P-40B, I proceeded in trying to improve the old Monogram/Revell kit from my stash. At a show I purchased the Medallion Models upgrade […]

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Monogram 1/48 P-40B

by Tom Cleaver on August 4, 2016 in Aviation -- 8 Comments

Modeling Madness re-published this article from 13 years ago, and I thought you might like to see it with all the photos I took that were not used there. THE FLYING TIGERS In the sixty years since the Second World […]

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1/48 Hasegawa P-40E flown by George Preddy

by Brian Scott on July 30, 2016 in Aviation -- 9 Comments

Finally done after a year. Flown by the awesome Lt. George Preddy of the 9th FS /49th based at Darwin , Australia February 1942. After this he came back to USA and joined the 352nd FG Cheers Brian

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1/48 Pro-Modeler P-40E Warhawk.

by Tom Bebout on July 15, 2016 in Aviation -- 8 Comments

I believe this kit was a re-pop of a Hasagawa kit, but I could be wrong. Started some time ago but lost interest so it sat for six months. Finally finished her and is another three foot model added to […]