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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 […]


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 […]


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 […]


Monogram P-47D Passionate Patsy

by Andrew Frill on March 22, 2016 in Aviation -- 14 Comments

This is the OLD and I mean OLD 1969 release of the famous Monogram P-47D my favorite WW2 aircraft. OOB finished with Alclad and Tamiya. Zotz decals. ANdy


Revell/ProModeler P-47N, 1/48

by Mike Still on January 14, 2016 in Aviation -- 7 Comments

One of two 1/48 injection-molded P-47N kits out there (Academy’s N coming out around the time this one came out in the late 1990s), the ProModeler kit was repopped a few years back by Revell. While it’s the most accurate […]


1/32 Hasegawa P-47D

by doug reynolds on December 25, 2015 in Aviation -- 6 Comments

Out of the box except for lead foil belts. Tamiya and Alclad paints.


Tamiya 1/72 Razorback

by doug reynolds on December 25, 2015 in Aviation -- 5 Comments

Out of the box. Aeromaster decals.


ProModeller 1/48 P-47N

by Dan DeSilva on December 23, 2015 in Aviation -- 18 Comments

When I built a 1/72 Heller P-47N in my teenage years I was taken by the bright tail recognition markings of the aircraft in the kit. Later when I was building 1/48 kits I knew I wanted a P-47N. I […]


1/48 Tamiya P-47D

by Lloyd King on December 21, 2015 in Aviation -- 8 Comments

Finished this one awhile back, built OOB, I know it’s not 100% accurate but it was a fun build. The decals are from Zotz


P-47D flown by F/O Charles A.Wambier of the 355th FG, 358th FS on December 30,1943

by Frank Cronin on October 13, 2015 in Aviation -- 21 Comments

This model depicts the P-47 that was being flown by F/O Wambier when he was shot down by an FW-190 of JG-26. On December 30,1943. He was returning to his home base after a bomber escort mission. Also downed on […]