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Bombs away

“Flak so thick you could walk on it” . Only over nazi Germany american B-17 dropped over 640,000 tons of bombs during the war. Estimates of German civilians killed only by Allied strategic bombing have ranged from around 350,000 to 500,000.The B[...]

F4F-3 Wildcat F-5, Coral Sea, USS Lexington. Academy 1/72

This is the aircraft of Lt. Noel Gayler, one of the pilots of VF-3 that transferred to VF-2 on the Lexington. Gayler had claimed two kills and two partial/shared kills before the battle of the Coral Sea, and had dropped 30lb bombs on a Japanese [...]

1/72 Academy P-51B

This is the 1/72 Academy P-51B. I just finished it today. I am trying to get some of the P-51B's in my stash done before the new Arma kit is released. This aircraft nicknamed "SNAFU", was flown by !st Lt. Clemens A. Feidler. Clemens came to th[...]

Lockheed T-33A

Old model Academy .Cocpit Verlinden-set + Eduard PE

Ready for Take Off. Academy 1/72 SB2C-4 Helldiver with Photo etch

In January this year I found myself under forced quarantine due to a virus case within the family, thus I decided to start working on this gem of a kit, I have been putting it off for some time due to the fact that I wasn't very confident with P[...]

Academy 1/72 F-104G Marineflieger

Hi everyone! This is my Academy 1/72 F-104G Starfighter, finished as a stand model. Germany received 916 “G” (for Germany) all-weather ground attack Starfighters in total. They were 2,000 pounds heavier than the original F-104, keeping the same[...]

F6F-3 Hellcat – 1/72 Minicraft/Academy

Calling it done. Lt. Alex Vraciu’s F6F-3 Hellcat with VF-6 on USS Intrepid (CV-11) in June 1944. Minicraft/Academy 1/72 scale kit with aftermarket resin/photoetch cockpit by Aires and decals by PrintScale. Only at the last minute did I discove[...]

Academy 1/24 Countach LP500S review

New! PANZER II Ausf.F – Full video build ACADEMY 1/35 scale.

100% New tool (2021) 1/35 Academy Panzerkampfwagen II Ausf.F "North Africa" edition. Kit No. 13535 Very easy to build with excellent details and PE-parts included. Highly recommended! For more details about this and many other Academy kits ple[...]

Academy 1/700 USS Enterprise aka The Grey Ghost aka The Big E

Today is the 79th anniversary of the climatic day of the Battle of Midway so here is a review of a build in honor of today. FYI, I did publish the original photo as part of my collection of PTO models but did not submit the entire review (the o[...]