Article Directory: Aviation

Building, painting and finishing aircraft models of all scales.

Eduard 1/48 Fw-190A-8

Eduard's Weekend edition...weekend my a**. Kit is detailed, complex and sometimes frustrating, many times tempted me to just close all the doors and hide insides to simplify the assembly. For me it was something like child labor - painful and fu[...]

1/32 Eduard P-40N Warhawk “Lulu Belle”

This is 1/32 Eduard (Hasegawa sprues) P-40N Warhawk finished with the markings of famous Lulu Belle No need to after market additions due to Eduard's Profipack contents like resin wheels, exhausts, PE instrument panel parts and kabuki tape mask[...]

The Ho-229 Display Stand

After I finished my Z-M Ho-229, I realized there was something missing. I thought that the pieces that didn't go on the final model needed to be displayed separtely. So, I built this little stand to hold the top of the wing, body, nose, and engi[...]

Albatros B.II 1/32

Some times ago I've published some images about interiors: http://imodeler.com/2018/05/albatros-b-ii/

Tamiya 1/72 Fw190-D9

my recent finished the Tamiya 1/72 scale Fw190-D9 ,painted with Gunze Mr. Color。

De Havilland Tiger Moth, 1/72, Airfix

Well, this is an special kit for me. Last year, when I just entered in this group, I suddenly won the 'Random Award' with my little Junker's D-1. the Beginner's luck! It was so hard select a prize kit and I selected big boy, Airfix's new tool 1[...]

Almost completed: Butcher over the Steppes

Inspired by a recent Iron Works from @lgardner, the thought of painting free hand one of those green/brown schemes the german fighters used on the east front during the warm months made me get the brand new 190 A-5 from Eduard. The review Tom Cl[...]

T-28B Trojan NavAirTraining,VT-3, Heller 1/72

This is Heller's T-28 Fennec, done as a US Navy T-28B, training aircraft. had to remove the pylon mounts under the wings and a scoop on top of the forward fuselage. The decals area mish mash of spares, replicating an A/C from VT-3. Didn't add en[...]

Heller 1/72 Bloch 174 A-3

I'm still working on the Pe-2, and have spent the last couple of weeks securing and installing a spray booth, as I'm going to try my hand at airbrushing for the first time (testing Akan paints on the Pe-2, in prep for an F-4E in Greek Aegean Gho[...]

1/48 F-16C Block 52

This is a Hasegawa Polish Pratt powered Block 52 kit finished as a South Carolina Air National Guard “Wild Weasel”. I built it pretty much from the box with the exception of the following items added: 1.) Quickboost Aces II ejection seat. 2.) S[...]