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Modelling from Costa Rica but born and raised in Mexico.

Revell of Germany 1/144 Landing Ship Medium

Last year and a half I devoted it to 1/144 scale, this is the last model of that effort, I improved many details with plastic sheets, strips and rods, copper wire, brass rod and tubes, piano wire, thin aluminum paper and replaced the [...]

Special Hobby 1/48 AJS-37 Viggen

This was a long project, it began on March 2020 and finished on May 2021, I have always liked the Viggen with its splinter camouflage, therefore I wanted to do this one with all possible improvements. All of the surface received lines of [...]

Airfix 1/72 Phantom FG1.

RAF 111st. Squadron around 1986. To finish my triple Phantom project I ended the series with the latest Airfix tool, but for this one I elected to have the cockpit closed, even though I used PE details for it and resin seats (I know they [...]

Hasegawa 1/72 F-4B Phantom II

VF-84 Jolly Rogers during their 1965 VN tour. Backdated to an early bird, no ECM antennas and un-slotted stabilators. Several details from scratch but I also used photoetched sets, resin weapons, TERs, wheels, afterburner cans, ejection [...]

Hasegawa 1/72 F-4S Phantom II

First of this project. It began in February, this one was finished this past weekend. I´m depicting a training load while land based. Resin accesories: bombs, AIM-9L, MERs, wheels, jet exhausts, wheels, seats and mirrors. Photoetched [...]

Sweet 1/144 A6M2b X7 plus Flight Deck Section

My last project, painted Hinomaru insignias and colored belts/stripes, pitot tubes added with hipodermic needles and wire. Little nice kits but it took me longer than expected to finish these up, too many things to mask, Deck section has 5 [...]

Airfix 1/72 B-25D Mitchell, Strafer conversion.

Resin gun pods and gun barrels from Quickboost, the side blast shields and front guns exit were done with styrene plastic sheet. Decals from an old Albatros decal set but I retouched the Nose Art decal and painted the falcon´s head and [...]

Fujimi 1/72 LTV A-7E Corsair II

My last project. Resin cockpit from Aires, Sidewinders, Mk 82s and TERs from Eduard, Mk 83s and LAU-10s from Hasegawa, decals from CAM and Print Scale. Scratchbuilt landing gear bays and rotary cannon front face (small projects on [...]

Hasegawa 1/72 X29, What if... NFWS in Ferris livery.

Follow up from my previous post. Some modifications to make her serve at Top Gun.

Hasegawa 1/72 F-20 Tigershark, What if... with a Ferris twist.

My humble contribution to the What if... Universe. Decals from Furball, Pilot and Sidewinder from Hasegawa sets, ACMI pod from scratch. Colors from Model Master, Metals from Alclad II and Vallejo Metal Color.