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by Tim R-T-C
Tue Jun 14, 2022 5:33 pm
Forum: Aviation
Topic: Hawker Tempest VI - Mark 1 Models
Replies: 0
Views: 74

Hawker Tempest VI - Mark 1 Models

https://r-t-c.co.uk/kits/sharing_images/Resize_20220614_182015_5081.jpg The Tempest VI was a late war version of the type fitted with a high powered Napier Sabre Mk. V engine and featuring wing root mounted air intakes to allow a larger under-prop radiator for improved engine cooling, essential for...
by Tim R-T-C
Mon Jun 13, 2022 5:42 pm
Forum: Everything else
Topic: Korea 1951 - M4A3E8 Shermans
Replies: 0
Views: 57

Korea 1951 - M4A3E8 Shermans

https://r-t-c.co.uk/kits/sharing_images/Resize_20220613_182222_2036.jpg Somewhere in Korea a long convoy of Shermans rolls slowly through muddy countryside. The medical jeep doctor fed up with the slow progress looks ahead for a shortcut. The signs of a brutal conflict are ever present. https://r-t...
by Tim R-T-C
Mon Jun 13, 2022 12:12 pm
Forum: Aviation
Topic: Armstrong Whitworth FK10 (the world's only production Quadruplane)
Replies: 0
Views: 63

Armstrong Whitworth FK10 (the world's only production Quadruplane)

https://r-t-c.co.uk/kits/sharing_images/Resize_20220613_085843_3427.jpg The Armstrong Whitworth F.K.10 was possibly the only quadruplane to ever enter production. Built in 1916 to compete with the Fokker Triplanes, the RFC ordered 50 before discovering that its performance was inferior to the Sopwi...
by Tim R-T-C
Sun Jun 12, 2022 9:27 pm
Forum: Aviation
Topic: Sudanese AF MiG-21 and Su-25
Replies: 1
Views: 76

Sudanese AF MiG-21 and Su-25

https://r-t-c.co.uk/kits/sharing_images/Resize_20220612_085757_7708.jpg Wadi Sayyidna Air Base in Sudan, mid-2010 A recently arrived Belarusian Su-25 is prepared for departure on a rocket firing training flight, while the vintage MiG-21M used for training awaits more attention from mechanics. https...
by Tim R-T-C
Thu Jun 02, 2022 12:34 pm
Forum: Reports & Photographic archives
Topic: Milton Keynes Model Kraft 2022
Replies: 4
Views: 261

Re: Milton Keynes Model Kraft 2022

Sadly report on Britmodeller suggests the venue is greatly increasing hire fees so the show might well be untenable in the future

https://www.britmodeller.com/forums/ind ... on-keynes/
by Tim R-T-C
Mon May 16, 2022 7:28 am
Forum: Reports & Photographic archives
Topic: Milton Keynes Model Kraft 2022
Replies: 4
Views: 261

Re: Milton Keynes Model Kraft 2022

A good show, nice open venue with plenty of parking and it was nice to meet some real celebrities 😉 https://r-t-c.co.uk/kits/sharing_images/Resize_20220510_071126_6086.jpg https://r-t-c.co.uk/kits/sharing_images/Resize_20220510_071126_6809.jpg https://r-t-c.co.uk/kits/sharing_images/Resize_20220510_...
by Tim R-T-C
Wed May 11, 2022 12:33 pm
Forum: Everything else
Topic: Flight from Kharkiv 2022
Replies: 0
Views: 126

Flight from Kharkiv 2022

https://r-t-c.co.uk/kits/sharing_images/Resize_20220511_080922_2938.jpg Flight from Kharkiv 2022 A tough diorama to build but a very important one. In a conflict awash with reports of military statistics and geopolitical turmoil, humourous pictures of Ukrainian tractors and legends of ghostly aces,...
by Tim R-T-C
Mon Apr 04, 2022 6:28 pm
Forum: Aviation
Topic: J2M Raiden, Battle of Manila 1945 (Platz)
Replies: 0
Views: 131

J2M Raiden, Battle of Manila 1945 (Platz)

https://r-t-c.co.uk/kits/sharing_images/Resize_20220404_133136_6979.jpg Described as the Asian Pacific Stalingrad, the Battle of Manila was the largest urban clash of the Pacific war and resulted in hundreds of thousands of casualties and the almost complete destruction of the Philippine city. Alth...
by Tim R-T-C
Sun Apr 03, 2022 8:48 am
Forum: Aviation
Topic: A Dolphin in the snow (Mark 1 L-29 Delfin)
Replies: 1
Views: 147

A Dolphin in the snow (Mark 1 L-29 Delfin)

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December 26th, 1987 in East Germany

"I forgot to fuel up the snow plow, so now I've got to do it all by hand...."

Mark 1 Delfin in DDR colours joined by the Eastern Express ZIL-130
by Tim R-T-C
Sun Apr 03, 2022 8:22 am
Forum: Aviation
Topic: El Salvador MD450 Ouragan (Miniwing plastic)
Replies: 0
Views: 118

El Salvador MD450 Ouragan (Miniwing plastic)

With space at a premium at model shows this year, I have picked up a selection of 10cm x 10cm canvas boards for even smaller vignettes! https://r-t-c.co.uk/kits/sharing_images/Resize_20220403_080541_1443.jpg 1981, the brutal Salvadorian Civil War rages on - Soviet backed forces of the Farabundo Mart...