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Howdy,

I build almost anything that piques my interest. I build what I like, as I like.

Some of my “vintage” model builds

1/48 Testors P-51D Authentiplate 1/48 Monogram P-51B AMT Model T as a farm truck 4.AMT Model T hot rod 1/48 Monogram Fw-190A 1/48 Aurora Fokker D-VII 1/35 Revell Lacrosse Missile Launcher Hawk Weird-oh Huey’s Hut Rod 1/48 [...]

1/48 Tamiya P-51B John T. Godfrey

My Tamiya 1/48 P-51b in the markings of 4th FG star, Captain John T. Godfrey. Replaced the cockpit with a True Details resin item, Aeromaster decals except for some home made kill markings. Used Tamiya AS-12 Bare Metal Silver, overcoated [...]

1/35 Italeri Tiger I

Here’s the Italeri Tiger I E with a ton of extras. I used leftover brass, bits of plastic and wire and unused parts from various other kits. The markings are of Otto Carius’s “213” of pz.abt 502 from Bison Decals. Brian Riedel

A couple of 4th FG ponies

A couple of old builds of P-51-D’s from the mighty 4th Fighter Group. The first one is the old Fujimi kit with a Verlinden cockpit, decals from Superscale. The second one is the Monogram kit with decals from Superscale. Brian Riedel

1/72 Airfix Albatros D-V

Built this one with leftovers from a Roden Albatross D-III. Decals are actually for a Fokker D-VII, but I liked them for this one. Brian Riedel

1/72 Revell World War One

Nieuport 17, Guynemeyer, cone de penetration from a 1/48 bomb Dh-2 Albatross D-III, Voss SPAD XIII, Barraca Sopwith Triplane, Little Sop with Camel, Brown, resin parts from Roseplane Se-5a Fokker D-VII, Lowenhardt (maybe) Fokker [...]

1/35 Skink ( Tamiya Stuart)

This was a fun one. Had a Quad .50 leftover from an AFV Club M35 Gun Truck kit, so I did this one. Would have interesting to see this on the battlefield. Brian Riedel

1/48 Aurora Fokker D-VII

Built this one a while ago. Lozenge decals by America’s Gryphon. Checkerboard hand done on flat white with black India ink. The “Mimi” was drawn on white decal film. I rather like how it turned out. Brian Riedel

1/35 Tamiya M3A1 Stuart

Another oldie, not much extra added. Brian Riedel

1/48 Aurora SPAD XIII

An Aurora SPAD XIII’s, one being an original kit with decals by Aeromaster. Brian Riedel