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.
Maybe I should have titled this submission "Avon Sabre begets Albatros BII". To explain:
In mid-2016 I travelled to the Australian Model Expo in Melbourne, where highly gifted modeller Eric Galliers unveiled his superb 1/32 scale model of th[...]
Some times ago I've published some images about interiors: