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‘ Utility’ Panther

by IAN JACKSON on September 12, 2016 in Aviation -- 23 Comments

Hey folks, as mentioned, my follow-up to the F-8 Crusader from a couple of weeks back is another USN subject. One of the quickest (a month-and-a-day), easiest and most relaxing builds I’ve ever done. The old Monogram F9F-2 Panther updated […]

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Last Call…….The Panther is Finished!

by Rob Anderson on February 18, 2015 in Armor -- 14 Comments

Well the Pub has to close sooner or later! Here is my Cat warts and all. I started with a base I had decoupaged a map and some period photos, a simple word generated name plate, then added some cement […]


Weather you like it or not….yer number is up!

by Rob Anderson on January 29, 2015 in Armor -- 8 Comments

Ok another bad pun! So a short update on the Panther project, tonight I start the weathering process. I use a mix of Pactra acrylic black, denatured alcohol and future (ok whatever the current name is) for the broad wash […]

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Christmas Cheer and a Panther in a Pear Tree……..?

by Rob Anderson on December 23, 2014 in Armor -- 16 Comments

More work on the Dragon Panther, added the casting numbers to the mantlet, metal barrel, and debris cover, also a look at one of the stowage bins, and a couple of pics of some good beers from the Pacific Northwest! […]

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Tanks for a great year………..

by Rob Anderson on December 15, 2014 in Armor -- 11 Comments

Ok bad pun! Here is my Dragon Smart Panther so far. Turning out well, I am using the Griffon Model PE set, which is kind of hit and miss. Detail is great, but some of the parts are so small […]


ICM Panther ausf. D 1:35 scale

by Darko Simic on April 15, 2014 in Armor -- 11 Comments

ICM offering of an early Panther, removed plastic handles and made new ones from wire. Also some DIY engine mesh covers, otherwise built from the box.


Monogram 1/48th Grumman F9F-5 Panther USN,Korean War

by Chuck A. Villanueva on February 2, 2014 in Aviation -- 22 Comments

Staying in the Korean War theme, this is Monograms kit in 48th scale. A nice build, even with the raised panel lines, it is a fun kit to build. A straight forward build only aftermarket used were Super Scale decals […]


Trumpeter 1/48th F9F Panther

by Craig Abrahamson on October 27, 2013 in Aviation -- 9 Comments

I guess you could call this a “work in progress”, because I’m waitin’ on a canopy mask set to arrive in order to complete the build – other than that, it’s pretty much done I think. I wanted to do […]

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1/48 Monogram F9F-2 Panther

by Joe Caputo on September 13, 2013 in Aviation -- 4 Comments

I thought I’d try to back date the F9F-5 to the 2 version, and so, rounded the tail a little. I’m not sure how accurate that is, but it looked ok to me. My collection needed a “Blue Angel”, and […]


1/35 Panther G by Tamiya

by Michael Wayne Knowles on August 30, 2013 in Armor -- 3 Comments

Designed as a response to the Russian T-34, the Panther was considered by many to be the finest tank of WWII. Although it experienced significant teething problems in its earlier renditions, it was fine tuned into a dependable well armored […]