This was a pretty straight forward build, went together easily enough and had no real issues.
I decided to do the Aircraft of Captain Aleksei Alelyukhin. Painted red by his mechanics and flew over Berlin as it fell to the Russians to dig [...]
Tiger Model 1:Egg
Mr.Paint AMT-11 /AMT-12/ AMT-7
Self made base.
Well someone had to post after Pavel's magnificent M-5...
Here is my little weekend glue bomb. This is Tiger Models LA-7, and it was a fun and quick build. Did I mention Pavel's magnificent M-5... Well I hope you enjoy my Komedy of [...]
Officially finished my 3rd model this year.
This is Eduard's 1/72 scale Lavochkin La-7, initiated one year previously as a quick OOB project.
It is one of Eduard's early mainstream kits and I regrettably rank it as one of the company's [...]
The Lavochkin La-7 was the ultimate wartime design of a line of fighters that began with the LaGG-3 in 1941. The LaGG-3 suffered from a heavy structure due to its designers unfamiliarity with modern aircraft design and the fact that the [...]
Quite a simple kit. I polished the surface with a 12000-grade cloth to give a natural sheen as opposed to a 'sprayed on' one. The decals were a bit thick, but succumbed eventually.