A-6E of VA-115 (Eagles), Atsugi Naval Air Station, 1996.
I saw the movie, Flight of the Intruder, in 1991 and I was immediately hooked on the A-6. Yeah, it was a cheesy movie with over the top lines but the real history underlining the movie i[...]
This is my first finished build of the new year :); completed on Sunday, Jan.1, it was started in mid-July 2013! At some point, it was relegated to a safe spot and more or less abandoned. I would dust her off from time to time, always thinking[...]
This is my last jet aircraft build I amgoingto make. It seems that I have better luck with WWII aircraft
Fujimi 1/72 Intruder tanker, used kit decals for VA-75, a sometime stablemate of VF-31, on Saratoga with CVW-3.
It needed a lot of filler around the intakes. Two glaring mistakes I made was the off kiltered
refueling probe.and the loose BN's se[...]
want to share with you my latest build, an A-6E TRAM Intruder from Hobby Boss. To get more detail into it, I added some Eduard PE-Sets.
Hope you like it!
Hi there again,
I want you to show another model of my growing collection. This time it’s the Italeri A-6E kit in 1:72. It took me about 3 weeks to finish this beautiful kit. With the exception of those 2 bang seats all extra parts are self-ma[...]
Amongst my favourite modelling themes is US Navy aviation during its grey and white period and those colourful squadron markings. So I'd like to start my US Navy theme with the Grumman A-6A Intruder.
I had long looked at Hobbyboss's 48th scale [...]
Well shoot....now that I've taken the pictures, I see I have some "tweaking" to do. I can see some mistakes, omissions and common flubs...as usual.
The paint is overall Tamiya gray primer over Tamiya white primer. Some brushed on Future in the [...]
Always loved the Intruders and served aboard the Kittyhawk while this squadron was onboard who knows i could very well have directed this particular aircraft after a landing Brings back so many memories
Yet another example of my NMF efforts. When first I discovered the simplicity of using the method I've described, I wanted to keep it going (where feasible), before I lost my touch.
There were 2 or 3 different radomes included as options with [...]