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Monogram/Pro Modeler P-38E Lightning, 1/48

Subject: P-38E Lightning, USAAF 27th Fighter Squadron 1st Fighter Group Tunisia, August, 1943 Kit: Monogram/Pro Modeler (Hasegawa rebox) Accessories: Air Res resin and PE cockpit set (4223) Master Models brass guns (AM-48-114) Ultracast resi[...]

Classic Kit: Monogram 1/48 P-38 First Edition (1964)

Here is Monogram's P-38 built out of the box. This is an original first edition, kit PA97-200, and as the code shows it was priced at $2.00. Later boxings of the kit showed yellow cowlings, but on this one I painted it as the instructions indi[...]

Tamiya 1/48 P-38 Lightning – Miss Virgina

Wow - what a fantastic model. It went together like butter and it was such a fun build. I was looking forward to a decent Lightning in this scale and I had to do it as Rex Barber's Miss Virgina. There were no build issues and this was the fir[...]

P-38G Lightning, 1/48, Tamiya. ‘Miss Virginia’

My first of the Operation Vengeance trio in 1/48 was this Lightning, an amazing kit and probably the best engineered model I've made to date. There isn't a lot of negatives to say about this kit, in fact whilst I completed this model in Septe[...]

ResKit Resin Review

As I mentioned (far too many times) in the video, I'm really impressed by the quality of these parts, you can see more here on the ResKit website: Music: The Lounge- www.bensound.com #reskit#P-38#spitfire

Lightning White 33

Here's my take on Tamiya's 1/48 scale P-38 Lightning model. The kit gives you the choice of building either Miss Virginia (P-38 G) or White 33 (P-38F). Despite the historical significance of Miss Virginia and the mission to shoot-down Admiral Ya[...]

Tamiya 1/48 P-38F Lightning “Texas Terror/The Mad Dash”.

This was the last project completed in 2020 for me. Built completelyOOB except for some fine solder used as the antenna stay, and, of course, Eduard seat harness. Airbrushed in Tamiya acrylics, and weathered with Ammo by Mig enamel washes & [...]

1/48 Tamiya P-38F Bat Outta Hell

INTRODUCTION The P-38 Lightning was originally planned to be a high altitude twin engined bomber interceptor. It was designed by Clarence Kelly Johnson's team with its now famous and unique twin boom configuration around the turbo-supercharged [...]

Quinta Studios 1/48 P-38F Interior Detail Set For The Tamiya Kit

As I was finally getting around to get started on the fairly new Tamiya P-38F/G Lightning. It's amazing it has been out for over a year. I have been building Tamiya kits in order that starting with Ki-84 Hayate Frank way back in 1992. So to[...]

1/48 Tamiya F4U-1D VMF-211 Leyte , Pillipians 1945

Finihsed with Fundekals , Mr color paints and Mig washes . The long range P-38 fuel tank is from the Tamiya P-47M kit . Enjoy :) by b007scott[/url], on Flickr by b007scott[/url], on Flickr by b007scott[/url], on Flickr by b007scott[/url[...]