One thing I must say about Tamiya, really they know how to engineer a kit. The cockpit is a marvel of simplicity. Just enough detail where aftermarket is not really needed. I did tone down the decals for the screen displays, as really if the [...]
I first encountered the F-14 Tomcat in The Mediterranean as an Airman Apprentice assigned to the Line Division of "Carrier Airborne Early Warning Squadron One Hundred Twenty Four" VAW-124 the world famous "Bear Aces". It was at night, I had nev[...]
Tamiya awesome 48 scale kit with Quickboost seats, Wheeliant wheels and Eduard RBF tags. Furball decals. Finished with Gunze Aqueous with an oil wash.
Hello colleagues modellers
I would like to introduce to you my third F-14 from Tamiya 1/48. I built this model for Ted Rutherford who flew with him.
Of the accessories, I only used Eduard's RBFs and seats. Fightertown Decals.
Hi everyone I'm back with a new model ! It is the F-14D from Revell. The kit is 22 years old but still very good the details perfects. The carrier deck is my construction too. The pilots and deck members are from Italeri. This project took me on[...]
Two years ago, Tamiya released their 1/48 F-14A Tomcat kit, representing the early-production A-model. This is being followed up with an upgraded F-14D Super Tomcat, representing the definitive version of this great-looking fighter. For a model [...]
I must say I was always intimidated by builds of modern aircraft but this build changed my mind. The kit is from 1988 and does not stand up to the new Tamiya kit but I managed to have a lot of fun with it. Lots of fit issues and old decals but I[...]
F14 TOMCAT 1:72 from Revell. It was a really good kit!
Model Tamiya 1/32 "Grumman F-14A Tomcat Black Knights - cat. 60313.
Model made straight from the box. I've only changed the nozzles (I borrowed from the Trumpeter set), I added two bombs GBU-31 JDAM (from Academy sets) and a few other modificati[...]
Painted with gunze and tamiya acrylics, model master metallics.
weathered with oils.