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A 38A Skyraider

This is my rendition of a Skyraider in the use of the Royal Swedish Air Force if the Sandy CSAR concept had been brought to the temperate and sub-arctic forests and mountains of the Scandinavian peninsula from the steaming jungles […]

S 38B Skyraider

By 1972 a number of the remaining Skyraiders in the Royal Swedish Air Force inventory were re-designated from A (attack) to S (spaning) for the new role as search and rescue aircraft to operate over the Baltic sea and the […]

FAA Skyraider Mk.1 & Tow Tractor.

by Julian Shawyer on August 2, 2017 in Aviation -- 37 Comments

This is a What-if I made a couple of years ago in the markings of a Royal Navy, Fleet Air Arm Skyraider. The Royal Navy had in fact, operated the AD-4W early warning Skyraider, designated AEW.1 and flown by 849 […]

Northrop F-20 Tigershark – 1/72 Hasegawa

by David Mills on July 18, 2017 in Aviation -- 13 Comments

The F-20 was of course the last of the famous Northrop F-5 line. Regrettably the F-20 did not go into production despite being a superb aircraft In 1983/4 the RNZAF sent a team to the USA to evaluate the F- […]

Supra leftovers

by Matija Skobe on July 13, 2017 in Automotive -- 17 Comments

greetings fellow modellers, i present to you my project supra. my friend gave me this with question “what can you do with this????” well, first to close few holes scratchbuild new dashboard, frame, steering, winch, beer cases and we get […]

A Wyvewhat?! That’s not a real Plane!

by Scott Nelson on March 20, 2017 in Aviation -- 30 Comments

I had never heard of a Wyvern until I saw an add for the Trumpeter kit. It’s what I call “ugly cool” looking, like the F-4 Phantom. As soon as I saw it, I wanted one. The 1/48 scale kit […]

An update to “What do you do the day after you get a tooth pulled?… You build a crazy build!”

Hi Folks; A few weeks back I posted a build that I did in a day. I got a tooth pulled so it was either doing the build or binge watching “Grey’s Anatomy” on Netflix. A few days back I […]

What do you do the day after you get a tooth pulled?… You build a crazy build!

So on Wednesday a got a molar pulled because I cracked it. That meant spending the rest of the day in bed. Next day I still couldn’t talk, so I stayed home. Feeling kind of sick of being in bed, […]

Monogram D-335A4 Pfeil Luft’46

by Gary Stevenson on February 8, 2017 in Aviation -- 13 Comments

Another What-If? – Luftwaffe1946: After much drawn out fighting, the Germans finally capitulate. Leaving behind items such as this D0-335 much abused & repaired Arrow. Replaced wing & lower fin in case you hadn’t noticed! Have fun & prosper!

Hasegawa 1/48 Kyushu J7W1 Shinden (Greased Lightning?)

by Gary Stevenson on February 8, 2017 in Aviation -- 9 Comments

Another silly take on what could have happened…. This was an experiment in flaking paint as well as another captured trials aircraft. Cheers!