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Trumpeters Wellington Mk III.

by Ulf Lundberg on December 31, 2017 in Aviation -- 17 Comments

Hi friends! I guess some of you know that this build was my “FRYING PAN CHALLENGE”. Are you ready for THE FRYING PAN CHALLENGE! Yesterday was spent planting grass on the base plate. As you can see, I made some […]

THE FRYING PAN CHALLENGE! Part 5. Model finished. Challenge met.

by Ulf Lundberg on December 29, 2017 in Aviation -- 22 Comments

Is that correct English by the way? Do you “meet” a challenge? Anyway, here she is. Since the last post, I’ve worked with thin mists of various colors over the paintwork and with artists colored pencils on the decals, to […]

THE FRYING PAN CHALLENGE! Part 4. The fun has begun.

by Ulf Lundberg on December 26, 2017 in Aviation -- 13 Comments

Playing around with the airbrush over large surfaces is the best part of aircraft modeling in my opinion. Before I painted the black underside, I laid a foundation of reddish brown. That was followed by a thin layer of dark […]

THE FRYING PAN CHALLENGE! Part 3. Fuselage and wings.

by Ulf Lundberg on December 22, 2017 in Aviation -- 16 Comments

A german high quality virus halted the build for almost a week and ruined three days of skiing vacation, but today I got going again. The clear parts didn’t really fit as one would wish, so some putty and sanding […]

1/48th Trumpeter Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-23ML Iraqi Air Force January 1991, The Great Escape

by Chuck A. Villanueva on December 18, 2017 in Aviation -- 22 Comments

It’s 5:00 Am in late January, Capt Ahmad Al-Saladi is still contemplating what he and his brothers are about to partake. 2 days prior the Iraqi Air force had launched a rather ambitious attack against coalition ground forces that had […]

THE FRYING PAN CHALLENGE. Part 2. Cockpit and engines.

by Ulf Lundberg on December 12, 2017 in Aviation -- 27 Comments

With the FRYING PAN hanging above my tender neck, like the sword of Damocles, I’ve been working away on the Wellington. The interior of the aircraft has been build and finished. Trumpeter has added quite a bit of interior to […]

Su-24MR Trumpeter 1/72

by krzysztof bytniewski on November 23, 2017 in Aviation -- 16 Comments

Su-24MR Trumpeter (no.01672) of Russian Naval Aviation. Model completed this year, built only based on factory kit + Edurd parts + stand for model Coastal kits + Alexminiatures figurines. Painting GUNZE Mr.Color and Hobby Color. Set very well folded with […]

1/32 Trumpeter P-40B in Pappy Boyington AVG Scheme

by paul teixeira on November 21, 2017 in Aviation -- 11 Comments

Model Details: Cutting Edge Resin Cockpit: This fixes the shallow cockpit which is a defective, design flaw within base kit. Eduard Resin Wheels and Tires: Kit tires have little to know detail Brass Gun Tubes Wire brake lines added Extra […]

F9F-2P Panther

by Julian Shawyer on November 1, 2017 in Aviation -- 36 Comments

Trumpeter 1/48 scale F9F-2 built straight out of the box just adding etched seat belts. Aeromaster sea blue was used to paint the model using the decals supplied. The base is resin PSP planking painted with humbrol metalcote with markings […]

HAIG K8 Karakorum, 03-02804, Sherdils, Pakistan Air Force Risalpur 2010.

by Allan J Withers on October 25, 2017 in Aviation -- 14 Comments

1/72 Trumpeter, almost OOB, I added a smoke tank, finished in MM, Concept and Revell enamels with Future over kit decals, built in 2015.