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Italian Stallion…1/48 Fiat G.55 Centauro, Aeronautica Nazionale Repubblicana

Built in 2016. Initially my dad wanted to do the splinter camo "blue 11" with the Special Hobby Sottoserie 0 kit. But then he found out that the kit had only the wings for a Serie 1 aircraft and some filling, sanding and scribing would have b[...]

1/48 Bell P-39L Airacobra, 81st FG North Africa

Built in 2015. Eduard kit, painted with Gunze and Tamiya paints, the Azure is from Model Master. Some discussion about the camo paints of these planes. As far as I know they were initially built for and delivered to the Brits but not liked the[...]

1/48 North American F-6A Mustang, RAF North Africa

Built in 2015. When the 225 Sqn RAF was in need of long range recce aircraft in North Africa, they borrowed four Mustangs from the USAAF which could stay up in the sky longer then the Spits. There´s some discussion about the camo. Either the [...]

Arab-Israeli War…1/48 Supermarine Spitfire Mk.IXc Royal Egyptian Airforce

Built in 2016. Hasegawa kit with Techmod decals, Gunze and Tamiya acrylics except Azure from Model Master, Eduard seatbelts. The model shows an a/c of the Royal Egyptian Airforce that participated in the Arab-Israel war and was captured by Isr[...]

Death from Above…1/48 Junkers Ju87D-5, Royal Bulgarian Airforce

Built in 2013. The Model shows an a/c that flew with 1/2 Szturmowi Orliak in September 1944. At this time Bulgaria had already changed sides and fought with the Soviets against the Germans. Not 100% sure about the white ID markings but they seem[...]

Banzai!..1/48 Kawasaki Ki-45 Kai Koh Toryu “Nick”, Imperial Japanese Army

Built by my dad in 2012, Hasegawa dual combo kit with Isuzu fuel truck. Painted with Gunze and Tamiya IJA paints, elastic thread for the antenna wire, Wako fabric seatbelts. 5th Flight Regiment, 1st Company, Timor Island October 1943.

Alpine Schmitt…1/48 Messerschmitt Bf109G-6 Swiss Airforce

Also built in 2018. After a German Bf110G nightfighter crashlanded in Switzerland, Germany delivered 12 Bf109G-6 to Switzerland so that the 110 would be destroyed in exchange and the technology kept secret. Switzerland used these G-6 only until[...]

Alpine Schmitt…1/48 Messerschmitt Bf109E-3 Swiss Airforce

Built in 2018. Switzerland purchased 80 E-3 in 1939 and built 8 further aircraft as a licence version which were delivered in 1944. The aircrafts stayed in service until December 1949. Tamiya kit, crosses and stripes painted (Montex masks for t[...]

Six-Day-War…1/48 Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-17F, United Arab Republic Airforce

Built over 5 years ago. Hobby Boss kit, decals came from an old Hobbycraft MiG-17 kit. Some unintended scratches in the nose areaand the outer wing edges. Short before completion the model had a "maiden flight" from the table to the ground, lu[...]

Six-Day-War…1/48 Fouga CM.170 Magister Israeli Airforce

Built in 2015. Kinetic kit mostly oob, nose guns and rocket pods were donoured by the AMK kit. Seatbelts were made of masking tape. The camo was done with Tamiya XF-52 Flat Earth and a mix of XF-17 Sea Blue with XF-18 Medium Blue. For the 6-Day[...]