This is a period that I am very interested in WWI airplane. This is a Roden kit, 1/32, of albatros D III whit the camouflage of Lothar von Richthofen, son of Manfred. It’s a good kit, but not at a level of Wingnutwings.
The work table and the l[...]
Here is a my latest work. Revell (Eduard) Albatros D.Va. This is standard Eduard quality kit, with some minor flaws ,but still a very nice kit. I have another one (Eduard profipack), in a stash, and i have to build at least one more, because t[...]
Dear friends, this is a project that I start in summer. This week end finally I finish it. I have built it out of the box. For rigging I have used the Uschi Van der Rosten wire and the 0,5 mm rod by Albion Alloy. For the wood graining i have use[...]
I just finished my Albatros for my bro Simpson who gone to heaven.
We planned work together this Albatros but we couldn’t. So I dedicate this to him.
I hope that he enjoy this over there.
Eduard Albatros D III 1:48, figures from CMK, photoetched tools on the table from Aber. All the rest are scratchbuilt (barrel from tamiya).
I just finished Albatros’s interior.
And I fully rigged control line.
This is a test to simulate wood. I bought an Albatros D V from Wingnut Wings and I'm practicing.
Some images about my latest work.
Youtube has another neat film short done in Germany during the Great War. Showing some very involved manufacture of Albatros aircraft...from wood stock selection to final finish.
Here are a few pics of my WNW Albatros, recently refurbished.
GasPatch turnbuckles and Spandaus.