Hi everyone, I wanted to share with you a model of one of my favorite planes, the Mirage III. This is an Eduard kit. It is not as good as the latest products of the brand, and has some fit issues.
I represented the Mirage in flight, to keep the[...]
A small one to get me started again. Masts replaced with brass tubing, and the rock is made of styrofoam.
Here is one small Mirage III, the O version used by the Royal Australian Air Force.
This is a reconnaissance version, with cameras under the nose cone (barely visible on the photos).
The model is in 72nd scale, made by HPM. A nice kit with some [...]
Hi! Today I have for you 2 brand new build! They are both in 1/72 scale. The first one is the Mirage 2000D. For this model I've choosed a revell kit. It was a great kit with lot of details, I would say 7/10. The second is the Rafale dassault M. [...]
This is a Uboat type IIc – U60 – in its late 1940 guise. I have extensively reshaped and modified kiosque and the bow shape of the hull supplied in Mirage's kit. PE deck and limber holes came from Mirage's dedicated set no.00540025. All other fi[...]
Some feed back for those of you that might be following this build,
I have finished the molds as per the last post, and I started vacuum forming this week end, with the fuselage being so long, I molded each side of the fuselage in 3 pieces, the[...]
Glued in the Balsa wood between the fuselage ribs, and started sanding the to get the shape, to make the molds for vac forming.
This project is much bigger than anticipated and the amount of detail that I want to add is going to be mind boggling[...]
Well its that time again.''The scores are tie, and now its time for the big one'', Yip, I have taken the plunge again and started another long term project in the form of the Mirage F1 AZ of the South African Airforce. Needless to say she is goi[...]
Christmas break build here - an Eduard weekend edition (lol, took much longer than that!) Mirage IIIC kit with the very eye-catching early Armee de l'Air scheme.
Had some serious fit issues requiring a lot of filler, sanding and fuselage warpi[...]
Greetings, gentlemen - and ladies if any present. I'm hoping that, just this once, you'll grant me a fair chunk of bandwidth. You see, I hit the big 80 this year, and next year it will be 40 years since I assumed command of No 3 Squadron, Roya[...]