Pilot Edwin L. King of 350 Fighter Group with his flak damaged P-47 following the ‘Silver Star’ mission of 12 Jan. 1945. The ‘Jug’ is 7D3 42-29300. Crew Chief Henry Embry took the photo after King had to return to base at Pisa, Italy, having [...]
This is a small step for mankind, but a glorious one for my workbench - I finished a model!
Yes, the “GoT” concludes before “GoTh” and I cannot be happier about the epilogue. Eat my dust George R. R.! To keep up with the acronyms and experience[...]
This is Hasegawa's Blue Angel boxing of the TA-4J Skyhawk, the kit gives you a choice of doing a single seat or the trainer version. I chose to do the dual seat version in the markings of VC-2 [ Fleet Composite Squadron] stationed at NAS Oceana [...]
In his "On This Day" blog, David has recently shown a picture of a Gloster Typhoon, taken at Gloster Factory in 1944. Having a special remembrance to this place, I thought I could show some of my pictures from a UK (Telford/Gloucester) trip in 2[...]
On January 11th, 1944, James H. Howard flew his P-51 Mustang alone into 30 or more Luftwaffe fighters that were attacking a formation of American B-17 Flying Fortresses over Oschersleben, Germany. For over half an hour, Howard protected the B[...]
Well it has been a while but here is the second update to the P-51. I decided to go with the blue nosed one. The paint is just Tamiya flat aluminum. I also put the American star decals on because I'm going to put a wash on them to make them l[...]
I would like to present my first completed in 2019 kit. It was start at the end of 2018 but finished this year. The kit I' talking about is brand new Tamiya Messerschmitt Bf109G-6. The model was completed in close engine bay to show[...]
I just finished this Fletcher. First challenge with 144 scale, but I am satisfied.
I finished this Missouri several months ago.
I used the TAMIYA kit and Pontos & Flyhawk photo-etch, and North Star figures (I changed US Navy by myself with German summer set).
Holt-75 is Roden kit. I warn other builders. it's a terrible kit many falls, displaced dividing plane much detail is missing and more and more. I wonder that someone can in the day issue a kit. Krupp is Takom kit and here the building was exce[...]