Man it's been a while...
I picked this up at an "antique" store for a couple bucks and decided to update the paint scheme.
I tried to create a stone look on the base by over-spraying Lt gray, Dk gray, black and white.
I hope you like it :)
I know these aren't exactly accurate, but it was fun to build and play around with markings, colors etc.
019 is the Monogram kit, 014 is the Lindberg one.
I hope you like :)
Here is another "desk top" styled gift for a friend who crewed on these in the U.S. Navy in the late 1940's.
1/48 Monogram PBY-5(A) Catalina.
I know this isn't everyone's style, but I like to build models that look like desktop displays.
This is a gift for a friend.
Standard Monogram 1/48th P-51D. Rattle can paint. NMF is just cheapo silver
I hope you like...
I made this display stand from a letter opener (80 cents at a second-hand store) , a Basswood base (79 cents at Pat Catan's), some cut and stick automobile rear view replacement cardboard mirror (Walmart for about $7.00), gloss Black spray pain[...]
This is my latest model, Lindberg F-11 Tiger. I did it as a presentation model.