from Illinois, semi retired, just restarted modeling after 30+ years.
This is my rendering of the USS Indianapolis (CA-35) after her refit at Mare Island, CA in 1945. The kit is # 14107 by Academy Model in 1/350 scale. It hosts many P/E parts from GMM and EDU. The 20 mm twin guns + the main battery gun barrel[...]
flown by Donald E Runyon from the USS Enterprise VF-6 in September 1942. Bu No #5075/black 20 painted MM intermediate blue upper and MM Flat Gull Gray lower Note wing fold brackets on wing and stabilizer, home made decals, plus Eduard phot[...]