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by F_IV
Sat Jun 25, 2022 11:14 am
Forum: Reports & Photographic archives
Topic: de Havilland models
Replies: 6
Views: 432

Re: de Havilland models

That is incredible! I would dearly love to be able to see this collection in person. It must have taken years of effort to produce.
by F_IV
Sun Apr 10, 2022 5:36 am
Forum: Everything else
Topic: Eppleton Hall Paddle Tug
Replies: 3
Views: 410

Re: Eppleton Hall Paddle Tug

That looks fantastic. I especially like the shot from above. The deck looks wonderfully detailed.
by F_IV
Thu Jan 06, 2022 5:38 am
Forum: Aviation
Topic: Mitsubishi A5M2a conversions
Replies: 9
Views: 1072

Re: Mitsubishi A5M2a conversions

I remember my parents wishing they'd never got me started too :) My first was the Airfix Hawker Siddeley Trident, back in 1973 if I remember rightly (I only recently twigged that it was probably 1/144 as well). I was going on 5 years old and my father decided it was something we could do together. H...
by F_IV
Tue Jan 04, 2022 11:39 am
Forum: Aviation
Topic: Mitsubishi A5M2a conversions
Replies: 9
Views: 1072

Re: Mitsubishi A5M2a conversions

Terry that's fantastic. What a wonderful thing to have!
I think my first was a V-1 carved from a wooden dowel and a iron nail on top for the engine. I still recall it from time to time, nearly 50 years on.
by F_IV
Mon Dec 27, 2021 10:27 am
Forum: Aviation
Topic: Mitsubishi A5M2a conversions
Replies: 9
Views: 1072

Mitsubishi A5M2a conversions

Hello all. These are my last two for the year. They are from the Sweet 2 in 1 kit of the A5M4, backdated to the A5M2a version. They have a much-modified fuselage to give them the narrow cross section. Plus the cowling and dorsal area was rebuilt and new windshield and slipper tanks were made. The un...
by F_IV
Mon Dec 27, 2021 10:14 am
Forum: Aviation
Topic: An American racer
Replies: 2
Views: 442

Re: An American racer

Classic. Even better that it is made of metal :)
by F_IV
Wed Nov 17, 2021 9:36 pm
Forum: Aviation
Topic: A Belgian Pioneer
Replies: 7
Views: 1159

Re: A Belgian Pioneer

I would be curious to know more about the build too. It’s absolutely beautiful.
by F_IV
Tue Nov 16, 2021 11:29 am
Forum: Reports & Photographic archives
Topic: Scale Model World 2021
Replies: 4
Views: 665

Re: Scale Model World 2021

Excellent stuff. I keep ogling that Handley Page HP.47 :)
by F_IV
Mon Nov 15, 2021 9:48 pm
Forum: Reports & Photographic archives
Topic: Scale Model World 2021
Replies: 4
Views: 665

Re: Scale Model World 2021

Oh my goodness. No wonder the display received first place! What a fantastic collection, and the most mouth watering assortment of types. Congratulations to all! I really am living in the wrong country.
by F_IV
Fri Nov 12, 2021 12:53 am
Forum: Aviation
Topic: Spanish Bf-109 F-4 with resin engine (Sun Detail)
Replies: 1
Views: 332

Re: Spanish Bf-109 F-4 with resin engine (Sun Detail)

It’s a 1/144 scale model, with 1/48 scale attitude :D