Yes it did look that bad and I have the photo I used for reference. I started out looking for a different way to do a black scheme and found this shot in Squadron's book on the Tigercat. I added a resin nose, drilling it out to accept buckshot i[...]
Yes...a Revell kit - salvaged from the "Shelf of Doom". As with the vast majority of my builds, this aircraft represents no particular rendition of an actual type flown, nor does the 'load-out' necessarily reflect any "accuracy". I simply const[...]
This is my A-1 Skyraider. Really it is a nice kit to build, it is out of the box except for the guns, made of hypodermic needles. Painted with Gunze acrylics and weathered with oils.
Hope you like it!
1/48 Hasegawa P40 Kittyhawk Mk III built OOB with kit decals representing Geoff Fisken's famous mount. Images done with a Canon Powershot SD600 Digital camera.
The Olive Drab is a home mix of green and brown with red and yellow added and a fine,[...]
Out of the box. Did the canopy with decal strips that I had sprayed to match the rest of the plane. Painted with Floquil Concrete for the IJN grey-green.
Done several years ago on Corel Draw
Scratchbuilt interior, decals from starfighter.
Yet another example of my NMF efforts. When first I discovered the simplicity of using the method I've described, I wanted to keep it going (where feasible), before I lost my touch.
There were 2 or 3 different radomes included as options with [...]
This is the 1/48th scale Tamiya Komatsu G40 Bulldozer. I finished earlier this year, I completed most of it in one weekend. It is really a fun little kit to build, and as usual with Tamiya well engineered.
A friend of mine once told me neve[...]