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@j-borgia Joe Borgia

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Former navy SH-60B driver and instructor pilot in the TH-57 (Bell Jet Ranger). I’m currently working for DoD as a contractor to fund my model building, guitar playing, and sampling of craft beer.

Amodel’s Yak-17 Feather in 1/72

Hi Builders, After viewing Marvin's excellent Sukhoi, I thought I'd share what I call my Bird of a Different Feather. This is Amodel's Yak-17 which, until I spotted the kit, had never heard of before. The build had it's challenges; nothing a mo[...]

Bf-109E By ICM

Hi Builders, I finished this little bird a few weeks ago. I was looking for an E model after watching the classic Battle of Brittan, and ICM's kit looked as if it would fit the mark. It shipped all the way from Ukraine, and the seller included [...]

1/48 MiG-29A by Monogram

Hi Builders, I finished this one a few weeks ago for a 4th Generation Fighters GB. It's Monogram's MiG-29 that I acquired from a friend clearing out his stash. It's a pretty old model and the decals were fairly yellowed and I wanted to do som[...]

1/144 Ole Yeller

Hi Builders, I've been lurking for a few months now and thoroughly enjoying the site. I figured I'd jump in with both feet today and share this diminutive Mustang I completed in January. This is Minicraft's P-51D in 1/144 scale. I had finish[...]