The Thunderbirds Channel at iModeler

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Thunderbirds are go

These are my recently completed (with the exception of TB1 - still needs decals) of my TB-1 to TB-5 collection. These are IMAI kits. Still to get is the pink Rolls Royce as used by Parker and Lady Penelope. Paints used are a mixture of Vallejo M[...]

Ford Thunderbird (no, is that a Mustang lol) Tribute

Here's my Thunderbirds Tribute based on a specialty car Ford built. It's based off Revell's 1/24 prepainted 2014 Mustang GT. With a fun build in mind I decided not to do anything that would cause me to cut up the original plastic, only add thing[...]

1967 Thunderbirds F-100D Super Sabre – Italeri 1/72

on May 25, 1953, the Air Force’s official air demonstration team, designated the 3600th Air Demonstration Unit, was activated at Luke Air Force Base, Ariz. The unit adopted the name “Thunderbirds,” influenced in part by the strong Native A[...]

Tamiya’s 1/48 F-16 Thunderbird

Here is my build of Tamiya's F-16 Thunderbird. Kit went together beautifully as one would expect from Tamiya. The challenge with this one was the white paint, and the decals. Painting white, and trying to keep it clean was quite the pain. Th[...]

1953 F-84G Thunderbird – HobbyBoss 1/72

Hello fellow modellers, This is the first of a theme that I plan to build: aerobatic teams. Being one of the most emblematics, I had to begin with the Tunderbirds and their first plane. The kit is from HobbyBoss at 1:72 scale and it's almost OO[...]

Thunderbirds Recovery Vehicle (Imai, non scale)

Thunderbirds are go! Or at least The Recovery Vehicle kind of thingie. This is a little (9cm/3,5”) quickie one. Kit is from the old IMAI box which include Thunderbird 2 (TB2) and some sort of Recovery Vehicle. I was kind a disappointed when [...]