This model represents F/A-18A A21-8, the first Hornet to be delivered to a RAAF combat squadron. In August 1985, 2 Operational Conversion Unit (2OCU) commenced training Hornet pilots using the first four F/A-18B two-seater Hornets to be deliver[...]
1/72 Fujimi, I started this in 2015, finished in MM enamels with Future over Leading Edge decals which are not intended for Fujimi kit !! it has Quickboost seat with scratch built ASRAAM's and antennae, completed for the nose art group build, th[...]
1/72 Hasegawa, started early 2015, finished for the nose art group build, more details there, marked to celebrate 100 years of 1 Sqn.
This beauty's been sleeping in my stash for almost a year before it came her turn. I never liked single seater version, big bubble canopy on twin seater is what makes Hornets beutiful, but this came as second hand purchase for less than $35. Bea[...]
⚠️⚠️⚠️I'm not dead⚠️⚠️⚠️ Here is my last production. This is a 1/72 us carrier diorama. The prowler is from Hasegawa and the hornet from academy. I did the base with wood that I paint in black and create ground effects with pencil and oil paints[...]
Hi iModeler friends, Another kit that had been given to me almost completely assembled, just to paint. The kit is from Hasegawa and the decals are aftermarket (can't remember). None of them impressive... The kit was already assembled out of the[...]
This is my first finished build for the New Year. It’s a Hasegawa Legacy hornet built, primed and painted using mixed Gunze and Tamiya Acrylics. The ordnance are from Eduard Brassin. Decals were from Twobobs. Thanks for watching.
Scratch built F18 Hornet.1/36 scale,copied from a 1/72 kit times 2 Made of pine.
Kit from Hobby Boss in 1/48 the decals was horrible I painted the eagle with small brushes. First 1/48 scale model in my branch.
Summer's here and I've been away from my bench getting some automotive projects done. Finally had the slushbox on my '75 Hornet rebuilt so I tackled something that always bothered me. The grille from the 75 and later cars. The 73/74 units look m[...]