One of my dad´s rare excursions to WW1 and another addition for our Austrian homeland collection.
Eduard kit oob, elastic thread for rigging, wings painted with a light gray and Tamiya XF-55 Deck Tan, fuselage painted with a [...]
AVIATTIC decals (ATT32095) for wing fabric.
Mix of Proper Plane and Uschi decals for the fuselage wood grain.
Wire : Modelkasten 0.13mm
Turnbuckles : Gaspatch 1/48
Propeller: watercolor pencils and oils.
Roden 1/32 + WNW decals + Gaspatch.
I didn't find pictures of the wings and I didn't know the exact colour of ribs.
I chose pink, but blue could be equally valid.
Rigging not yet finished.
Another one down. Albatros D-iii 204/t6 flown by Ernst Hess, Jasta 28w. He got his 4th to 14th victories in this aircraft. His final tally 17 kills before he was shot down and killed Christmas Eve, 1917.
Eduard 1/48 kit. Was a very easy [...]
Eduard 1/48 Albatros D.Va flown by Lt Paul Baumer. Jasta 5 Bolstrancourt Jan 1918. Used Print Scale decals for the flower. Never again. Shriveled up before even leaving the back paper. Otherwise an enjoyable build. Thanks for [...]
Hi... hope you're all well, guys... :-).
My next offering is quite a challenging and delicate kit, but certainly an eye-catcher once complete. For some time I've wanted to do a 'wood effect' finish and try to replicate the linen-covered [...]
Built this one with leftovers from a Roden Albatross D-III. Decals are actually for a Fokker D-VII, but I liked them for this one.
Dear friends, here is a project that started last August. Albatros DV of wingnut wings, engine with resin by Taurus Model, seat belts by HGW models, lozenge decals by Aviattic and turnbuckles by GasPatch model. the albatros is painted in [...]
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 [...]
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, [...]