I found this while trawling through the Hyperscale galleries; http://www.hsgalleries.com/gallery04/ah1wak_1.htm I built it about ten years ago but forgot all about it after it was put in a box then eventually given to a mate of mine. I still have the other decal options somewhere….hmmmmm….. might be time to revisit this one sooner or later.
Regarding the earlier post about the P-40 and how I was’nt happy about the finish, here it is after a going over with various oil paints to try and lighten the base colours; So comparing the photo’s below it would seem the oil paint HAS made a difference to the tones; Much better! :o)
Well it’s finally done after a lull in the DIY around the house. I hope you like it; The model depicts a Lockheed Starfighter F-104C 60910 of the 479th TFW (Tactical FighterWing), assigned to 8th TFW at Udorn RTAFB, Thailand 1967. Again if you look close up there’s a few niggly points that I’ve missedContinue reading “Hasegawa 1/48 F-104C finished”
I did this a couple of years ago and at the time I thought the colours looked too dark with the green being exceptionally horrid ( I used Humbrol enamels before they brought production back to the UK).So with a day off between household DIY duties I’m going to give it a going-over with oilContinue reading “Hasegawa 1/48 P-40E”
Well after a couple of months doing stuff around the house I had a day off and went to the Staffordshire Moorlands show at Stoke-on-Trent. This is only a small venue as it’s held in a T.A Centre but it’s always a good show and many thanks to the IPMS branch who organise it.I attendedContinue reading “It’s showtime!”