iModeler

Top 63 articles on Republic P-47 Thunderbolt

"Thunderbolt" is one of the many topics covered at iModeler.
Check the A-Z contents index to look for similar topics, or head to the home page to see what's new today!
neil-foster-170325-58d662e9ecd7f

P47n Thunderbolt Revell 1/48

by neil foster on March 25, 2017 in Aviation -- 25 Comments

Hi guys,well here is my latest offering it is Revell’s P47n, “2 big and too heavy / Short snorter”.The P47n is the one with the larger wings to accommodate internal fuel tanks. The kit went together nicely with no real […]

artro219-170311-58c38195aebe4

P-47D Whoooo 1/32 Eduard / Hasegawa

by Artur Domanski on March 10, 2017 in Aviation -- 16 Comments

P-47D-26-RA, Lt. James R. Hopkins, 509th FS, 405th FG, 9th AF, Ophoven, Belgium, March 1945 HGW – belt Master – barrels Paint – MR Paint, Tamiya

shoobiz-170306-58bd2eb14f50e

Tamiya 1/72 scale P-47D

by Terry Schuler on March 6, 2017 in Aviation -- 21 Comments

Pilot: Lt. Robert E. Wagner 9th AF 510th FS – 405th FG. St. Dizier France 1944. I actually do build other aircraft, but P-47s are just so much fun, especially when the kits are this nice ! For this build, […]

shoobiz-170228-58b53dfd2a26f

Tamiya 1/72 scale P-47D

by Terry Schuler on February 28, 2017 in Aviation -- 20 Comments

This project begin while researching an uncle in our family who flew with the 56th FG. I had discovered a personal photograph of Lt. David Mauldin (56th FG, 61st FS) inscribed to our uncle. Lt. Mauldin’s P-47 carried the name […]

tolgaul-170220-58ab2d67a9639

1/32 Hasegawa P-47D30 Thunderbolt “Glenn T. Eagleston”

by Tolga ULGUR on February 20, 2017 in Aviation -- 17 Comments

This is 1/32 Hasegawa P-47D30 finished with the markings of Maj.Glenn T Eagleston from 353rd FS in France late 1944. I have decided to modify cockpit area by using Aires set and Eduard instrument panel . Cockpit parts painted to […]

blackadder57-161227-5862a643f05a9

RAF P-47s

by George Henderson on December 27, 2016 in Aviation -- 8 Comments

Not totally oddball but 2 1/48 P-47s that served with the 73OTU in Fayid, Egypt,1945. The razorback was a Monogram kit and the bubbletop was Academy. Decals by LPS Decals “British Thunderbolts” and Iliad Decals “RAF Thunderbolts”

p38j-161025-580faee26e8f8

Hasegawa 1/48 P-47D “Razorback”

by bob mack on October 25, 2016 in Aviation -- 38 Comments

this is one of the mounts of Lt. Col. Baseler…”Big Stud”…commander 325th “Checkertail Clan” in North Africa and Italy 1943-1944…his awards include six kills,the Silver Star,Legion of Merit and two presidential unit citations

gkittinger-160921-57e2ac1d18759

ACE 1/72 P-47D Thunderbolt

by Greg Kittinger on September 21, 2016 in Aviation -- 17 Comments

A few months ago, I was thinking I wanted to build my first t-bolt, and knew I had 3 in the stash – a Tamiya D, a Revell razorback, and one other kit I couldn’t remember. My eye landed on […]

tacair-160813-57ae87484add6

Kinetic (Vintage Fighter) 1/24 P-47D Razorback Thunderbolt

by Michael Benolkin on August 12, 2016 in Aviation -- 28 Comments

This was a fun project despite the glitches in the instructions. It took longer to complete than I had planned, but I had the opportunity to use this project to try out a variety of tools and techniques. All I […]

tom-bebout-160805-57a4b4e8706e9

Revell/Monogram 1/48 P-47D Thunderbolt

by Tom Bebout on August 5, 2016 in Aviation -- 16 Comments

I seem to be stuck on building old Revell and Monogram kits of late. Here’s my latest effort at trying to build an old uncomplicated kit so that it looks well. Copyright on the box is 1998 and it appears […]