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Hawker Tempest

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1/32 Special Hobby Hawker Tempest Mk.II

This is 1/32 Special Hobby Hawker Tempest Mk.II with the markings of EG-X /PR733 flown by R.E.Mooney Co of No 16 Sqn RAF in Fassberg West Germany. This Tempest built OOB except for CMK seat and Eduard instrument panel. Paints are Gunze [...]

Special Hobby 1/32 Tempest V & VI

I was quite happy with my Eduard kits representing the magnificent Tempest. A price drop provided a good excuse to check if size matters. Well, it does. Being a limited run kit, assembly requires much part test fitting. Fortunately for [...]

Eduard 1/48 Tempest MK2

Here is the big brother to my Tempest MKV. This was the first eduard kit I built and I really enjoyed it! I loved the addition of the photo etched parts and the pre cut mask set was just the job! I did however mess up on the fuselage [...]

Airfix 1/72 Tempest MKV

Hi all hope you all enjoy my small tempest! Was my first time painting invasion stripes and I was very pleased with how they turned out! All colours were painted with Vallejo model air acrylics however I have since moved on to lacquers and [...]

Hawker Tempest Mk.V Srs.2 by Eduard.

Having built Special Hobby's big 1/32 Tempest, I thought I'd build its little brother from Eduard in the more manageable 1/48 size. This is the weekend edition & I've chosen the markings for W2oX from 80 Squadron, RAF, 2nd TAF, mainly [...]

Tempest MK.V; Eduard 1/48

My latest model is this beautiful Tempest Mk.V from Eduard, great kit, went together extremely well, no really big issues; perhaps the weakest part of the kit were the decals, not the best quality and some carrier film issues; at least are [...]

1/32 Special Hobby Hawker Tempest Mk.V (JN766 SA-N)

This is 1/32 Special Hobby Hawker Tempest Mk.V with the markings of JN766/SA-N of 486 (RNZAF) Squadron RAF at Castle Camps Cambridgeshire in January 1944. Cockpit modified with CMK seat and Eduard instrument panel. I have used [...]

Review: Eduard Tempest Mk II Build Review

This video is a build review of the 1/48 scale Eduard Hawker Tempest MkII kit. Eduard Tempest MkII Review Build web page: (link)

Review: Eduard 1/48 Tempest V – Pierre Clostermann

The Airplane: When Sydney Camm first designed what became the Typhoon in the late 1930s, not that much was known about high speed flight and heavy weaponry, with the result that the Typhoon’s wing turned out to be too thick. The result [...]

Review: Special Hobby 1/48 Hawker Tempest II

The Airplane: The Tempest, which was first called the Typhoon II, was Sydney Camm’s response to the shortcomings of the original Typhoon fighter, most particularly the Typhoon's unexpected deterioration in performance at high altitude [...]