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@darren-d Darren Dickerson

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50 years old
Australia
Favourite Aircraft – P47 Thunderbolt
Modelling last 15 years after long break…..

1/72 Academy F/A-18A RAAF Hornet

Hi Everyone Finished this one that has been sitting around for sometime..... It is OOB bar the decals which are from Ronin Decals and features a 77 Squadron RAAF Hornet from Operation Okra 2017. Loadout not 100% accurate as only had kit parts to[...]

2020 – Report Card

Hi Everyone Here is my 2020 models (all 1/48 unless noted otherwise) - Tamiya P-38F Tamiya P-38G (Luftwaffe) Tamiya 109E3 Condor Legion Hasegawa P-40N Hasegawa Shiden "Prisoner of War" Hasegawa Macchi 205 "Luftwaffe" AMT P-40F "Liberaiders" A[...]

1/48 Tamiya P-47D “Nut Cracker” 405th FG

This is one of my favourite all time markings for the P-47. The decals are from the Aeromaster Special "P-47's of the 405th FG" and I have quite a few more to build from this series of sheets (3 parts) if interested contact Norris Graser as he [...]

1/48 Airfix Sea Fury 805 Squadron RAN

This kits was built for club challenge "Airfix Cup" which has proved popular each year with a specific new tool Airfix being chosen as the subject matter. In 2019 it was the Sea Fury and I didn't finish mine until after the event, so with COVID [...]

1/48 Tamiya P-47D “Magic Carpet” 390th Fighter Squadron, 366th Fighter Group, 9th Air Force.

Zotz Decals Ultracast Seat and Wheels Tamiya/Mr Hobby Paints, Tamiya AS12, Alclad, Future Gloss and Xtracrylix Flat. Happy Modelling

1/48 Tamiya P-38G “Zirkus Rosarius”

In looking for something different I chose to my second Tamiya P-38 as a captured aircraft, albeit flown briefly, and evaluated by the Luftwaffe. I added Ultracast wheels, Eduard steel belts on kit seat and the guns are Master barrels set for [...]

1/48 Tamiya P-47D “Jabo” 405th FG

Since there is a post of the razorback same pilot / markings posted last day or so, here is the later aircraft flown by Bob Hartmann. Decals from Superscale with usual Ultrcast extras - wheels and seat. Paints are Tamiya / Mr Hobby acrylics, Tam[...]

1/32 Revell 109G-10 Erla “Black 13”

not my usual fare.............. I added a few Barracudacal goodies and painted with Mr Hobby / Tamiya acrylicsv, Tamiya AS12 , Future Gloss & Xtracrylix Flat. Thanks Darren

1/48 Tamiya P-47D “Chief Seattle” 362nd FG

I have built quite a few 362nd FG P-47's and this one is one of my favourites. Decals from EagleCals with usual Ultracast seat & wheels. Paints are Tamiya / Mr Hobby acrylics, Tamiya AS12, Alclad, Future for gloss & Xtracrylix flat coa[...]

P-47D “Damon’s Demon” redux…

I built this one a few years ago and was never happy with the finish - I went back over and repainted and weathered to 2020 standards..... Tamiya kit, Ultracast wheels & seat, Barracudacals Background below on pilot - George W Rarey Capt[...]