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Grumman TBF (TBM) Avenger

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Hobby Boss 1/48 TBM-3 Avenger

Representing an aircraft from VT-83, USS Essex (CV-9), April, 1945. A very well engineered kit and enjoyable build. Model Master enamels used throughout and constructed out of the box with the exception of the pilot's seat belts, which are, you [...]

VT-83 Grumman TBM-3 Avenger

1/48 Accurate Miniatures TBM-3 Avenger As usual the construction begins with the cockpit. The level of detail in this kit is outstanding and I tried to do it justice. The sheer complexity of the kit meant I spent far longer on this interior [...]

Happy Turkey Day Better known as the TBM-TBF

This is my Turkey Day special. The Accurate Miniature 1/48 scale TBM/TBF Avenger. Built straight from the box this kit goes together very well. The decals were scrounged up to make it one of the Flight 19 birds which were stationed at NAS Ft La[...]

11 November

This day in history: 11 November 1944 In the summer of 1942, on his 21st birthday, Alfred Theodore Graham, Jr., a small-town newspaper reporter from Jacksonville, New York, enlisted in the U.S. Navy. After training as an aerial gunner and radio[...]

1/48 Accurate Miniatures TBF-1C Avenger

Accurate Miniatures' Avengers, along with their SBD Dauntless and F3F series, are among the best 1/48 scale aircraft kits ever produced. Everything - from surface and interior detail to fit of the parts - is about as good as it gets in injected [...]

Accurate Miniatures 1/48 Flight 19 “Avenger”…lost in the triangle

Lt. Charles Taylor...flight leader my dad was a navy Lt. stationed at NAS Pennsacola 1945...and was involved in the search

1\48th scale Accurate Miniatures TBM Avenger

AM kits are wonderfull kits heavy detail and really good fits I did find some room for additional detail in the fuel tank access panel and added some PE seat belts drilled out the guns and exhaust tubes both of my uncles flew in these in 1943-[...]

1:32 Scale Trumpeter, Grumman TBF-1C, “Avenger”

This is one of those kits that, after you build it, the thought of, "What the hell am I gonna do with this?" It's a big model. I have to say though, even though Trumpeter has a reputation for fit issues, that this kit is NOT one of them. I ac[...]

TBF-1 Avenger (conversion of the 1/48 Accurate Miniatures kit)

Done back in 1998, using the KMC TBF-1 conversion to do an early-production TBF-1. The KMC wingfold consisted of the resin wing center section; The outer wing "hangs" on a piece of piano wire from the resin center section to the horizontal sta[...]