A couple of old builds of P-51-D’s from the mighty 4th Fighter Group.
The first one is the old Fujimi kit with a Verlinden cockpit, decals from Superscale.
The second one is the Monogram kit with decals from Superscale.
CH-34, 1/48, by Gallery Models.
It is a kit with a good detailing, with very good fitting of pieces. The detailing is correct, but the interior can be detailed even more.
It is painted with Vallejo acrylics.
This build is still being worked on. I still have to add insignia to the 144L front grill and a little more wash and one or two details.
The title 'tight squeeze' relates to the awesomeness of how the driver managed to back in his trailer into [...]
Tamiya in 1/48 scale (Kit # 61086)
I decided to represent this aircraft from the 509th Fighter Squadron, 405th Fighter Group. This aircraft (P-47D-22-RE) was flown by the 1st Lt. Bob Hartmann. I have always loved this scheme on th[...]
I recently started rewatching M*A*S*H from the start with the movie and then the TV Series. (I've reached Series 5 so far) and got a hankering to try and build one of the helicopters.
Most of the research was done on a frame by frame b[...]
Herewith a review strictly for iModeler:
The summer of 1943 finally saw the Fifth Air Force begin to receive the desperately-needed reinforcement and expansion that General Kenney had argued for since his arrival in Australia.
Just heard the news that Bill Koster has passed. A man who influenced all of us, whether you ever made one of his conversions or models or not.
The nicest guy to ever deal with in the hobby. He always had time for everybody.
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This is my submission for the Empire of Japan group build. OOB except that I added a couple of missing panel lines, and riveted the entire aircraft. As usual, I also added crew. Only issue I ended up with was the canopy didn't set totally down [...]
Hobbycraft 1/48 kit,of a valuable asset often forgotten...hope you like it!
ICM kit,very nice to build,loved it!Thanks for visiting!