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Curtiss SB2C Helldiver

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Curtiss Helldiver SBC-4,1/72 Heller

I was reluctant in building this, knowing that I wouldn’t be able to rig it, my manual dexterity not what it used to be. but It’s been in my stash for so long. It’s done up as in the overall […]

1/48 Revell (ProModeller) SB2C-4 Hellldiver

Hello Folks My latest completed build. This time last of US Navy dive bomber SB2C-4 Helldiver from Revell. The kit goes together rather well the only problem I have was installing resin replacement wheel bays. I have some gaps to […]

1/48 Pro Modeler SB2C-4 Curtiss Helldiver VB-83, USS Essex, April 1945

This one is hot off the work bench. It’s number two for the year, but I started it last year. I literally just finished it less than an hour or so ago….. I have been posting updates with the build […]

1/48 SB2C-4 Helldiver

Another one I never posted from a few years back. This is the Revellogram Promodeler kit from the late 90s. The decals were terrible and yellowed, so I cobbled together spares to model a USS Bunker Hill Helldiver. I painted […]

SB2C-4 Helldiver

Well this is my just finished 1/48 scale Revell Pro-Modeler SB2C-4 Helldiver, in the colors and markings of VB-84, U.S.S. Bunker Hill, 1945. I read that the Helldiver was not universally loved by those who used it, but I imagine […]

SB2C-4 Helldiver Academy 1/72 kit

It has been a while since I have posted and I have finally finished a kit to offer. My two WIP albums haven’t changed but I did finish my first aircraft kit since childhood and thought I would put it […]

Promodeller 1/48 SB2C Helldiver w/Wolfpack wingfold

promodeller 1997 vintage…the decals exploded upon impact with the water so i cobbled them from the the stash…didn’t have too many white codes so i stole them from a Korean war corsair…the wing fold went very smooth…had it done in […]

SB2C-4 Helldiver Rebuild

VB-83 Curtis SB2C-4 Helldiver

1/48 Pro Modeler SB2C-4 Helldiver Inspired by Tom’s posting the other day of an “Essex” Helldiver, here’s mine from VB83. I built this one basically OOB with some minor scratch built additions to the cockpit. Construction was simple and straight-forward, […]

1/72 Cyber Hobby SB2C3 Helldiver

Just finished this. The kit looked lovely in the box, especially the interior, but was plagued by poor instructions, ill fitting parts (dive brakes, open canopy). The engine cylinders are configured wrong. 2 of the canopy pieces snapped in half […]