The 78th Fighter Group Channel at iModeler

Off the SoD – Hasegawa 1/48 P-47D “Eileen”

Everyone liked the Hasegawa P-47s when they came out 25 years ago, then lost interest when the Tamiya P-47s came out 18 (!) years ago. Yes, there is a shape problem with the fuselage, the belly is too shallow - but not so much that it is super-[...]

Another 78th FG P-47 – Frank Oiler’s “Eileen” – 1/32 hasegawa

With two other 78th FG P-47s up today, I might as well follow the theme. I've done a lot of studying this past year of these P-47s while writing "Aces of the 78th Fighter Group" (which Osprey will publish this coming fall). Frank Oiler arrived[...]