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Magic of an airbrush and well engineered kit

Because I had birthday recently, my family decided to buy me this lovely Bf 109 E-4 from Tamiya as a gift. I would recommend this kit for beginners. In box is only one plastic sprue and one clear sprue. fit of this kit is absolutely incredible. There is no need for putty and decals are great. This was also my second kit painted by an airbrush and I built it in two days. Let me know what do you think 😉

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20 responses to Magic of an airbrush and well engineered kit

  1. O.O.S. IS MY ANSWER………..(Out-Of-Sight)…..WOW!!!! you did one heck of a fantastic job on this model. As a modeler with 30 years of experience building for myself and for clients I was never that “FAST” building any model. You did one heck of a good job.

    Did you take any close up photos of the cockpit?

    Again….GREAT JOB ADAM!!!!!

  2. Looks like you are a natural talent Adam, well done!

  3. Lots of good things happening with this model Adam. How about more photos? Show off your gifts and talents. When you got it flaunt it.

    two thumbs up.

    • I will defenetly post more photos of my models in the future 😉 . I am curently working on MiG-21 SMT from Eduard and F-15E from academy. Here you have some photos of the cockpit 🙂

      3 attached images. Click to enlarge.

      • Since it’s only your second airbrushed model Adam (and congratulations on that, it looks great) let me pass along a tip for dealing with the “flash” around the decals. That comes from air bubbles getting under the decal. It’s easily solved: slice the decal up with a #11 tip, then flood it with decal setting solution. That will get rid of the bubbles, the decal will snuggle down and look like it was painted on, and all will be well. You can do that “save” on your model now, if you like. Never too late.

        And again, congratulations. Learning the airbrush is a real accomplishment, and it took me more than twice to get to your level.

        • Thanks for the tip 🙂 I got rid of the decal flash, it looks much better now.

          1 attached image. Click to enlarge.

  4. Beautiful work in that scale….or ANY scale really!

  5. Very nice work, Tamiya kits are always well engineered and still fun to build. The paintwork is very well done

  6. Very, VERY nice!!!

  7. Absolutely stunning little build!!

  8. I think this a wonderful build! Great job.

  9. Great build, Adam.
    Very nice airbrush work for just a second build and even within two days.
    Incedible on all aspects.

  10. Tamiya kits are hard to beat, but you have really brought out the best in this 109. Kudos, Adam (@adamlanguh).

  11. 🙂 … Greetings … 🙂 :
    Adam, you have given this model a sense of life ( not even mentioning the scale ). The second photo in this your first post, really shows off the great scheme and colors. I look forward too more of your work. Welcome to the forum and keep on modeling.

  12. This is a wonderful model, Adam @adamlanguh!
    Bring on more please!
    And welcome aboard!

  13. Beautiful.
    What type of paint did you use ? Looks fantastic.

  14. That’s a real beauty! I also just finally moved from brushes to an airbrush, and it takes a bit of getting used to, but looks like you are an old-hand at it!

  15. Excellent build of a classic plane.

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