Just stumbled on a Warpaint profile and decided to get one of these Scheme 1 Furies for the collection...
Those were allocated to the Korean war before a change to the more common camouflage of high fuselage Sky.
A simple kit,a simple [...]
Too late for second world war, but ready to be leading Royal Navy's fighter in Korea. Hawker Sea Fury was pinnacle of Hawker's piston-engine fighter development.
The type served throughout the conflict with distinction in both FAA and [...]
Here is my next contribution to the Korean War Group Build, a Hawker Sea Fury FB.11from HMS Glory. The Sea Fury is Airfix’s 1/48th scale kit. The kit is well detailed, easy to build Fits very well and is in scale. Airfix [...]
1/72 Special Hobby, I started working on this in 2007, off and on till finishing in early 2021.
This was one of two display aircraft, The other being WH 588, 114.
I modified a few things along the way, brass wire and tube for the prop', [...]
Two models of 3 makes. The one is Trumpeter and Hobbycraft kit bashed. The second is the more recent Airfix kit. The Airfix kit is superior to the other kits. However, the wing fold mechanism is basic In all, both kits look cool when [...]
The kit is 1/48 , by Hobbycraft , oob and easy to build .
I started this build probably near the end of 1989, the year this kit was released. I got as far as airbrushing the Sky Type S paint on to it but stopped and left it on my shelf. As time went by the box and the rest of the parts for this [...]
Scalemates shows this F221F bagged kit was released in 1969, with the original Frog mold from 1963 - before I was born - now that's OLD!
I remember reading the the Sea fury was originally ordered as a simplified Hawker Tempest Mk II, they [...]
The 1/48, Airfix, Sea Fury Export completed as:
Sea Fury FB.11, TG118, VF870, RCN, HMCS Shearwater, Nova Scotia. Sept 1952
Substituted kit parts with the following:
Barracuda Sea Fury Cowling Upgrade
Barracuda Sea Fury Engine Front [...]
First for 2022 (so close for 2021 though). The 1/48 Airfix Sea Fury with all the Barracuda bits including cockpit set, cowl and spinner, main gear bay, wheels and brass gear legs. Master barrels pitot and cannon barrels top it [...]