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F-20 Tigershark (Hasegawa 1/72)

F-20 was last and non-production modification of a famous F-5 fighter. It's a 1/72 Hasegawa kit, mainly OOB build excluding custom gun barrels, gun sight and seat belts. Painting scheme is the "what if" based on a late darker colors of the proto[...]

AMT / Ertl Northrop X/YB-35 in 1/72 Scale

This is the AMT / Ertl X/YB-35, a very large kit when built, but a unique subject. This kit takes some work, think of it as a limited run effort and you will be well prepared. I opened up the wing leading edge inlets and the wing slots at the [...]

Frog 1/72 Fairey Barracuda Mk. II

This was a project that started as "I'll just do a little clean-up on this old kit," and turned into a major project. I'm only posting the finished project pics here, but for details, especially the interior construction, you can see the WIP t[...]

Gloster Gladiator – Norway, April 1940

This is the old but very nice Heller kit of the Gloster Gladiator, with the markings of the Norwegian Air Force as they tried to defend their country against the German invasion in April 1940. I build this kit years ago, but didn't add rigging[...]

1/72 Horsa Glider. D-Day, Operation Deadstick – Part 3 of 3

This post is part of a group of 3, the first being the construction of the glider and the second the painting of the figures. The scene represents the “Operation Deadstick", which occurred precisely on this same day (I'm posting on the 6th o[...]

Vultee V1A American Airlines

This is the 1:72 Special Hobby Vultee V1A. I previously built this as a Spanish Civil War bomber, but wanted to depict it in its civilian guise as well. Other than its SCW stable mate this one was much more difficult to track down. The built we[...]

1/72 Italeri – Short Sunderland MKIII “The Flying Porcupine”

Representing a significant advance in aircraft design, the Short Sunderland was the backbone of the Coastal Command convoy escort units during WWII. It proved a fierce opponent to the U-boat threat, being credited with circa thirty submarine kil[...]

Ammo-Mig, T-54b, 1/72

Hi Everyone, Here is my Ammo-mig, 1/72, T-54b. This is quiet a new kit and since the T-54/55 tanks family are my most favored tanks of all time, I decided to build one. I got into this project with some concerns, because I've never built a 1/72[...]

Airbus Atlas C1

I finished this one last year for the RAF 100 group build here and it also featured in our club RAF 100 display. It is the Revell 1/72 A400M kit built out of the box with repositioned flight controls and aftermarket decals from Babibi for ZM406 [...]

Fw-190Aa-3 in Turkish service (Zvezda 1/72)

Fw-190Aa-3 of Turkish Air Force (additional "a" means ausländisch). Turkey received up to 100 airplanes in 1942-43 as a result of a barter deal. Fw-190 were in service till the 1950, being the last German fighter used by TAF. It's a Zvezda "ea[...]