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1/32 Scale Silver Wings Gloster Gladiator Mk 2, SAAF, 1940

by Marc Barris on October 19, 2016 in Aviation -- 44 Comments

This is a kit that I have wanted to build for a long time, I want to try and build as many 1/32 SAAF Aircraft as I can, so this Gladiator was one kit that I had to have, I […]

1/32 Scale SAAF Hawker Hartebees

by Marc Barris on December 21, 2015 in Aviation -- 22 Comments

Its been a while since I last posted one of my builds on the site, work and everyday life has been preventing me getting much build time, however, I managed to complete the Silver Wings Hawker Demon, and converted it […]

Sorry to report, the Gladiator was shot down….

by Bill Koppos on August 10, 2014 in Aviation -- 13 Comments

Some of you might remember I was building a 1/32 Sea Gladiator for the Nats, thanks to all who wished me well but ’twas not to be. The competition was pretty intense, including several Wingnut Wings thingies. (That’s my excuse, […]

Made It! Gladiator finished on last day. Well almost….

by Bill Koppos on August 4, 2014 in Aviation -- 16 Comments

No longer a work in progress, The Silver Wing’s 1/32 Gloster Sea Gladiator is ready to take to Virginia and the Nationals. Everything is done, all the little details, EXCEPT for the antennas. These will be left off to finish […]

Silver Wings 1/32 Sea Gladiator

by Tom Cleaver on September 1, 2013 in Aviation -- 12 Comments

The Gladiator has been one of my favorite models since first reading about the Sea Gladiators of Malta in a wartime British propaganda publication, “The Malta Campaign” (which kinda/sorta sticks to the facts, maybe) when I was a kid. When […]

Silver Wings 1/32 He-51B

by Tom Cleaver on March 8, 2013 in Aviation -- 3 Comments

There is a saying in aviation design that, “if it looks right, it is right.” While this is generally true, it was unfortunately not the case as regards the Heinkel He-51, which was a completely orthodox biplane of undistinguished performance, […]