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E/A-18G Growler – Revell 1/144

What happens when a customer wants you to build a 1/144 aircraft, and you're not used to that scale? Well, it's time to use your magnifying glass and try! So we have a really good model from Revell. So nice that I didn't have to use any putty a[...]

1/48 Hasegawa F/A-18D VMFA (AW)-225 Vikings

This is the 1/48 Hasegawa 2 seater hornet. I used Gunze Acrylics and Alclad for paints. eduard p.e. And blackbox for cockpit. Decals were mixed Twobobs and Flying Leathernecks.

TAVAS – The Australian Vintage Aviator Society – Great War Flying Display 2018

I haven't had a chance to do much modelling this year, work has been stupidly busy - we just had the 2018 Commonwealth Games on the Gold Coast and trains were running 24/7 during the period (I work for Queensland Rail as traincrew), also I'm pre[...]

Hasegawa 1/72 F/A-18D Hornet

Another nice kit by Hasegawa. Kit is out-of-the-box with USMC markings, made to accompany modern USAF and NAVY planes on my shelf. Parts fit fine, but there's not many of them, and there's very little choice of weapons included (2x Sidewinders, [...]

F/A-18A “Blue Angels”, 1/72 Academy

These shiny acrobatic team aircraft suddenly took my attention after I finished Red Arrows Hawk. and This is my recent build, US Navy's Blue Angels Hornet. I brushed all with Tamiya's acrylic blue. just because I wanted to try brushpaint before[...]

1/72 Academy F/A-18E VFA-143

This is the 1/72 Academy F/A-18E Superhornet depicting the CAG Aircraft of VFA-143 "The World Famous Pukin Dogs" from 2008. The model was built completely OOB using the kit decals which were excellent. Painted with MRP paints (Gunze Mr Color for[...]

EA-18G Growler (Hasegawa, Eduard, 1:48)

Dear Friends, after some modelling-break (summer-time) I finished my EA-18G Growler recently..please find here as well a short building-log on my website: Hope you enjoy the pics! Christian

1/48 Hasegawa F/A-18C VFA-192 Golden Dragons

I have another hornet build right here. This time its The World Famous Golden Dragons VFA-192. I have the 1/48 Hasegawa F/A-18C painted with gunze acrylics with Alclad for exhaust. Decals were from Twobobs and hasegawa kit cartograf decals. Edua[...]

1/48 Hasegawa F/A-18C VFA-151 Vigilantes

This is my latest build, 1/48 Hasegawa Legacy Hornet. For this project I used Eduard PE for the cockpit, twobobs decal, MAW resin for the exhaust, Gunze acrylics paint and Alclad for the exhaust. It was an enjoyable build all throughout.

1/48 F-18B conversion of Monogram F/A-18

I completed this over Christmas break 2016, but have not been able to photograph it until now. I used the leftover two seat canopy found in the Italeri 1/48 F-18 to convert a Monogram 1/48 F-18 into a two seater. It is sad that Monogram never wo[...]