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1/72 Hasegawa F-4E Phantom 63-0307, 1 Squadron RAAF circa 1971

Hi all. I’m on a bit of a roll with Phantoms at the moment so here’s my second one for 2020 and fourth completion for the year so far. This is the 1/72 Hasegawa F-4EJ Phantom built as 69-0307 while it served with 1 and 6 squadrons during its t[...]

Dolfin in a tigers suit – 1/48 Eduard L-29 Delfin, Czech Air Force

Hi all. This one is the 3rd completed one for the year. It's the Weekend edition of the Eduard 1/48 L-29 Delfin which is the AMK kit in disguise. The markings are one of the options in the box and I can assure that all 184 decals that make up t[...]

1/48 Tamiya Spitfire Mk.I (new tool), 19 Sqn Op. Dynamo

The Spitfire is complete! This is the new tool 1/48 Tamiya Spitfire Mk. I. The first completion for 2020, let's hope I can keep up with this pace! Just over four weeks from start to finish. Some oils, exhaust stain and a few water colour pencil [...]

1/48 J2M3 Raiden from the Hasegawa kit

Hi all. This was number six for the year and the final one for 2019. The 1/48 Hasegawa J2M3 Raiden. I started this one almost two years ago however a disaster at the painting stage shelved it for almost 18 months. I picked it up about three wee[...]

Royal Thai Air Force F-16B from the 1/48 Hasegawa kit + extras.

This is the 1/48 Hasegawa F-16D Night Falcon kit built as a Royal Thai Air Force F-16B. It depicts a jet before they went through their MLU program and got some additional aerials and strengthening plates amongst other things. Decals are from S[...]

1/48 Airfix P-40B Tomahawk Mk.II, 112 Squadron RAF North Africa

Hi all, This is the very nice 1/48 scale Airfix P-40B. As flown by Sergeant William Earl Houston (RNZAF) while he was with 112 Squadron in North Africa. It was a lot of fun to build with lots of experimenting on the paint and weathering. The[...]