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@michaelt Michael Turner

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I live in Melbourne, Australia and I model 1/48 WWII aircraft with the odd diversion to modern jets. I typically have a dozen kits on the go and sometimes manage to finish one with out making much of a dent in the stash.

Jumping in on the Hellcat theme…

This is a Hellcat Mk. I of No. 800 Sqn. FAA flying off HMS Emperor and flown by Lt. Blythe Ritchie. According to Eduard, he scored two and one shared Luftwaffe aircraft in this Hellcat. The Mk. I is the F6F-3 in Royal Navy service. This is my[...]

Eduard Russian P-39 N Airacobra 1/48

The subject this model represents is the aircraft flown by Nikolay D. Gulayev (alternatively spelled Gulaev and miss-spelt by AeroMaster as Gulyayev) of the 129 GIAP. He was the third highest scoring Soviet ace, with 57 plus 3 shared kills, behi[...]

Tamiya 1/48 Supermarine Spitfire Mk.Vb trop

G'day from Australia. I've been visiting this sight fore a while and decided to post these pictures. Thanks for looking. I finished this kit in 2007. The subject this model represents is the 92 Sqn. aircraft flown by Flight Lieutenant John[...]