The Tempest Database at iModeler
Special Hobby 1/32 Tempest V (Hi-Tech)
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 was that Camm [...]
Hawker Tempest Mk. V Special Hobby 1/32
Hawker Tempest Mk. V JN752 03.07.1944 No. 3 Squadron Tempest V JN752 JF-S Fl/Sgt. Domanski Operation: V1 Patrol Date: 3rd July 1944 (Monday) Unit: No. 3 Squadron Type: Hawker Tempest V Serial: JN752 Code: JF-S Base: RAF Newchurch Location: [...]
Hawker’s Tempest V from Special Hobby in 1/32nd.
An excellent kit which however needs care & adherence to the instructions! Parts fit is excellent as is surface detailing & all the little bits in the cockpit & undercarriage. I found the instructions a bit confusing at times [...]
Review: Hawker Tempest Mk. V by Special Hobby video preview
Excellent 1/32nd scale Special Hobby Hawker Tempest Mk. V "HI-TECH" video preview.
Eduard's 1/48 scale Hawker Tempest V. by Tony Prince
Doing my monthly dusting of my display shelves I picked up this Tempest. A long time favourite of mine which has repeatedly survived periodic culling This is the first release of the Tempest from Eduard & my build dates from around [...]
F/Lt Pierre Clostermann (French Air Force),
Military career Pierre Clostermann 1942 voluntarily entered the force aériennes française libres (free French air force / FAFL was training the fighter squadron Alsace (Squadron No.: 341 Free French) allocated.) Later, he joined the [...]
Alan Clark’s stunning Hawker Tempest
Posting the first article on a new site takes a lot of deliberation, as one would very much like it to be reflective of the site's vision. I can find no better object to inaugurate iModeler with than this, the magnificent 1/16 scale [...]