This is my Eduard 1/48 He 280 prototype jet fighter. The Heinkel He 280 was the first aircraft designed solely as a fighter to make a jet powered flight. It also has the dubious distinction of being responsible for the first pilot ejection in h[...]
Well, another plus side to having time on my hands at present is being able to post (perhaps too many!) more of my builds. This one was completed about a year and a half ago and I certainly made a better job of it this time round than the first[...]
I saw this picture and I fell in love with it. this is an attempt to reproduce the event.
It’s as finished as it’s going to get and it’s my first finished airplane in forever...and I had fun with a fast good build...life is good !!!
Still plugging away—-ready for sealant coat before decals...this is a fun easy kit to build (IMHO)
Right out of box and ready for mounting to jet a little later today....
AZ Model kit with their additional photo etched set. Eduard MG15, home made vac canopy and extra cockpit work. Camera and frame added to internal under fuselage window area. This is another labor intensive limited run kit.
1./KFIGr. 406 Norway 1942 This is definitely NOT the kit to attempt as a first limited run project. It requires a large amount of prep work especially thinning the trailing edges of the flying surfaces and the floats are also areas of concern[...]
Hi Everyone, here is my Tamiya He-162 Volksjager in 1/48 scale. Colors and weathering effects by Ammo by Mig and Van Gogh's oils. "Wood surfaces" were painted first with Ammo by Mig's New Wood color 037. then, with an old brush, I made the woo[...]
Hi All, Here’s my 1/48 Tamiya He 162. The build was mostly out of the box with added Eduard seat belts, additional cockpit wiring and canopy framing. The paint scheme was painted using Vallejo Model Air paints and the markings are the kit supp[...]