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Father and Son Builds!

by Paul Barber on October 8, 2017 in Aviation -- 12 Comments

Well, the apple doesn’t fall far from the tree. My eldest son Bill (6 years old going on 38) decided he wanted to join in the fun again! He has a growing of love of jets so our first joint-build […]

Hobby Boss F-84G Thunderjet 1/32nd scale

by Marvin Reyes on September 25, 2017 in Aviation -- 38 Comments

Hi everyone: I managed to finish another kit, this time in 32nd scale (I usually do 1/48th). This is Hobby Boss’ F-84G which, except for Eduard seatbelts, and some wire brakelines, is OOB. The decals are kit decals; I know, […]

Tamiya & Pro-Modeller 1/48 F-84G Thunderjet(s)

by Gary Stevenson on February 7, 2017 in Aviation -- 9 Comments

2 pics of older build Tamiya F-84Gs & the rest are for the latest -G bird from Pro-Modeller as promised. – Straight from the box with very flaky, original Korean War decals from Pro-Modeller (Revell) cracking & splintering all over […]

Revell 1/48 F-84E Thunderjet

by Gary Stevenson on February 6, 2017 in Aviation -- 15 Comments

One of Colonel George Lavens F-84Es from his time in charge over in Europe with the 527th FBS, 86th FBG, USAF . Decal sheet is by Aeromaster and kit straight OOB otherwise. Very colourful paint job and a lovely kit […]

Republic F-84G Thunderjet from Tamiya – Yugoslavia Air Force

by Michal Walusz on January 18, 2016 in Aviation -- 15 Comments

Hello Folks This my first post on iModeler site. I would like to present my last build for 2015. It is Republic F-84G Thunderjet from Tamiya in Yugoslavia Air force markings – 88th Regiment Batajnica AB from 1962. What can […]

Target Tug Thunderjet, pt 1

Hi all! I signed up to iModeler a long time ago , but since then I have only checked other postings. This will be my first own. It will serve as a test but also to see if I can […]

KC-97 Refueling an F-84- 1/72 scale

by George Johnson on November 12, 2015 in Aviation -- 18 Comments

This is a combination of two kits- the Academy 1/72 K-97 and I can’t remember the manufacturer of the F-84 (great little kit, though). Pretty much straight out of the box with a couple of slight modifications. Both models were […]

F 84 E Academy 1/72 . 2 years old…

by Simon Whitney on October 1, 2015 in Aviation -- 34 Comments

Well here it is, started 2 years ago and now finished. Not so much a hard kit, just other builds came along. Tamiya and Alcad paints were used along with Vallejo varnishes. The kit decals were s***, but I used […]

1/48th Royal Danish Air Force RF-84G

by Michael Drover on August 8, 2015 in Aviation -- 32 Comments

G’day folks. Latest off the bench for me is Tamiya’s 1/48 F-84G converted to a Royal Danish Air Force RF-84G using the MADS resin set. I wanted to build something other than a NMF Thunderjet as they are not often […]

F-84E in Korea

by Bruce Craig on January 27, 2015 in Aviation -- 11 Comments

F-84E-15-RE 49-2428, Taegu, Korea, 1951. Tamiya 48th kit, built mostly from the box. The canopy bracing is done with strips cut from a white decal sheet. Paint is various Testors Metalizers and Testors Enamels. I mistakenly IDs this s/n as […]