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Sunday,  May 31   2015        
WW1 Events - this date in  1915

Saturday,  May 30   2015         
WW1 Events - this date in  1915

Friday,  May 29   2015         
WW1 Events - this date in  1915

Eric Hargett starts today's update with his 26th model on ARC.  This is his flawless looking 1/48 Hobbycraft Messerschmitt BF 109B-2 the has been carefully modified, enhanced and detailed using parts from other kits, aftermarket detail items and Eric's high level of skill at detailing.  Eric has a sharp eye for getting everything right on his models and his early 109 is a special treat to behold.  You can see more of his models by clicking the link at the bottom of this article.

Shawn "phantom" Weiler has done a beautiful job repainting one of his  1/32 Silver Star CT-133.  Shawn dressed it up with markings from Leading Edge decals and finished it all off with a gentle weathering job.  Shawn has also included photos of his other T-33's in his article.  This Shawn's 263rd model on ARC.

Here's a product article for the 1/48 MiG-21SMT cockpit set from Eduard Model AccessoriesThis detail set is designed for the Eduard kit.


Here's a product article for the 1/72 Horten Ho IVb model kit from Czech Master Resin - CMR ModelsThis model kit has markings for 2 different aircraft.

Here's a product article for the 1/48 Bf-109F-2/F-4 cockpit set from SBS ModelThis detail set is designed for the Hasegawa kit.

Thursday,  May 28  2015

Armenia National Day 

Ethiopia National Day

Azerbaijan National Day

WW1 Events - this date in  1915

Tahir Φzcivan joins with his first article on ARC today.  This is the 1/72 Revell F-16 MLU built out of the box and weathered to perfection  for a Belgium F-16.  I'm pleased to welcome Tahir to ARC and I hope to see more models from Tahir in the future.  This is a beautifully done F-16....I love the paint scheme.

Ole A. Hoel has done some exceptional old school scratchbuilt detailing on his 1/72 Airfix Bf 110 C-5 (old tool).   Ole also added aftermarket goodies from Eduard and Aeroclub and then finished it off with a great looking camo scheme.  It's good to see these older kits being given some old school effort.  Very nicely done Ole.

Here's a product article for the 1/72 Airacobras In Foreign Service decal sheet from Balkan Models This new decal sheet from includes markings for 3 different 1/72 P-39 and P-400s.  


Wednesday,  May 27   2015         
WW1 Events - this date in  1915

Aydin Sahin has been a member on the ARC forums for a long time and I'm pleased to finally see the first model from Aydin on the ARC homepage.  This is his 1/72 PM Hawker Sea Fury finished as a Royal Navy bird complete with weathering to complete this sharp looking Sea Fury.  Aydin showed his talent on this model with his tireless effort to turn this PM kit into a very very high quality model.  I enjoyed reading his article and see this Sea Fury and hope to see more from Aydin in the future.  Welcome to ARC Aydin!!!  

Mike Pattison has taken the classic 1/32 Hasegawa Me 262 and done a top notch job transforming it into an eye catching 262.  I particularly liked the camo job.  Mike is a talented modeler and you can see all his models on ARC by clicking the link at the bottom of his article.  

Here's a product article for the 1/32 MiG-29 APU-60 Missile Pylons from ZactomodelsThis set includes 2 resin APU-60 Missile pylons for the Archer missile are carried on either of the two outboard stations.  Detailed launching mechanisms are included on the undersides of these pylons. 


Here's a product article for the 1/72 MiG-17PF (Fresco D) gun barrel set & Pitot Tubes from Master.


Here's a product article for the 1/32 P-40E Warhawk Control surfaces from CMK This detail set is designed for the Hasegawa kit.


Here's a product article for the 1/72 Mi-17 resin cockpit set from Pavla Models This detail set is designed for the HobbyBoss kit.


Tuesday,  May 26  2015

Georgia National Day

WW1 Events - this date in  1915

Monday,  May 25  2015

USA Memorial Day 

Jordan Independence Day 

Argentina - National Day (1810)
"La Revolucion de Mayo" Anniversary of the Revolution against Spain
WW1 Events - this date in  1915
  • The Second Battle of Ypres, which ends in a stalemate. Germany first uses the poison gas.  April 22 – May 25

United States Memorial Day.  

Memorial Day is a day of remembering the men and women who died while serving  in the United States Armed Forces.


Lloyd Curtis made this very special diorama as a gift for his Dad.  Lloyd added interior detail to his 1/72 Academy PBY and then got busy making his beach diorama complete with tropical plants and crystal clear water.  Lloyd explains the build process in his article and how he created this eye popping diorama.  This diorama is amazing and looks very realistic.

Sean Langley added seamless intakes and some custom decals to create his sharp looking British 1/48 Hasegawa Phantom FG.Mk.1 mod.  This is Sean's 10th model on ARC and has a connection to his first model on ARC as you will see in his article.  This one is a beauty Sean. 

Here's a product article for the 1/48 MiG-29 wheels from Eduard Model Accessories.

This detail set is available directly from Sprue Brothers Models.


Here's a product article for the 1/48 Supermarine Spitfire 4-Spoke Wheels from Ultracast.


Here's a product article for the 1/48 T-28B Trojan Engine from QuickBoost This detail set is designed for the Monogram kit.


Sunday,  May 24  2015

Eritrea Independence Day 

WW1 Events - this date in  1915
  • The Second Battle of Ypres, which ends in a stalemate. Germany first uses the poison gas.  April 22 – May 25

Saturday,  May 23   2015       
WW1 Events - this date in  1915
  • The Second Battle of Ypres, which ends in a stalemate. Germany first uses the poison gas.  April 22 – May 25

Friday,  May 22  2015

Yemen National Day

WW1 Events - this date in  1915
  • The Second Battle of Ypres, which ends in a stalemate. Germany first uses the poison gas.  April 22 – May 25

Dragan Cvetic has done an exceptionally fine job on his 1/72 Revell F-16A.  Dragan started with the Revell F-16C kit and converted it to an A, then added seat belts and finished it to a very high standard in Jordanian markings.  His weathering job is perfect.


Shawn "phantom" Weiler is here with a very colourful 1/48 Hasegawa CH-124 Sea King.   Shawn's Sea King has the markings for a 50th anniversary Sea King adorned with markings from Canuck decals.  This is one sharp looking Canadian Sea King.


Here's a product article for the 1/48 MiG-21MF interior late cockpit from Eduard Model AccessoriesThis detail set is designed for the Eduard kit.

This detail set is available directly from Sprue Brothers Models.


Here's a product article for the 1/32 Bf 109G-6 Corrected Gun Bulges from QuickBoostThis detail set is designed for the Revell kit.


Here's a product article for the 1/72 Supermarine Scimitar F.1 "Early Production" version model kit from Czech Master Resin This model kit includes markings for 5 different aircraft.


Here's a product article for the 1/48 MiG-23 UB cockpit set from Neomega This detail set is designed for the Trumpeter kit.


Thursday,   May 21  2015

Anniversary of the Chilean Navy and the anniversary of the Iquique΄s Naval Combat (South Pacific War, between Chile, Peru and Bolivia)

WW1 Events - this date in  1915
  • The Second Battle of Ypres, which ends in a stalemate. Germany first uses the poison gas.  April 22 – May 25

Miguel I. Becerril starts your update with his very impressive 1/32 Tamiya F-4J Converted to F-4N.  Miguel was a tech on the Phantom and this model is one that he hitched a ride in and is posed in-flight as it was refueling.  Miguel spent plenty of time on this big beauty and it shows in his photos.  This is his 3rd big Phantom on ARC and it looks exceptional from every angle.  I love it.

Hubert Louis is here is here with his first article on ARC to mark a special speed record moment in history.  This is his 1/48 JMGT Caudron C450 as it appeared on August 8, 1934, when Hιlθne Boucher broke a world speed record.  Hubert did extra scratchbuilding to his model and then created a highly detailed figure of this pioneering woman as she broke a world speed record.  This is quite the diorama and Hubert's article gives the history behind this event 81 years ago.  Beautiful work Hubert, welcome to ARC. 


Here's a product article for the 1/72 B-25B Engines & Cowlings from QuickBoost.   This detail set is designed for the Italeri kit.


Here's a product article for the 1/72 MiG-15bis resin cockpit set + vacu canopy from Pavla ModelsThis detail set is designed for the HobbyBoss kit.


Wednesday,  May 20  2015

Cameroon National Day

Cuba Independence Day 

WW1 Events - this date in  1915
  • The Second Battle of Ypres, which ends in a stalemate. Germany first uses the poison gas.  April 22 – May 25

Tolga Ulgur is here with his beautifully weathered 1/48 Tamiya Spitfire Mk.1 K9955.  Tolga finished his Spit in the markings for  ayoung Scottish pilot that had much success during the BOB before being KIA in a dog fight in Nov 1940.  This another excellent model from Tolga and you can see more of his 79 models on ARC by clicking the link at the bottom of his article.  Tolga puts special care into each of his models and it is a special treat when his latest model appears on ARC.

Burt Gustafson joins us with his very attractive 1/48 Tarangus Saab JA 37 Viggen.  This is built using the new Tarangus Saab JA 37 Viggen kit in Swedish markings built with my care and careful attention by Burt's skilled hands.  This is Burt's 87th article on ARC and I love seeing his models on ARC.

Here's a product article for the 1/72 I-16 Undercarriage Skis from QuickBoost.

This detail set is available directly from Sprue Brothers Models.


Here's a product article for the 1/32 MiG-29 APU-73 Missile Pylons from Zactomodels These resin missile pylons are designed to add extra accuracy and detail to your next MiG-29. 


Here's a product article for the 1/48 Static dischargers type used on MiG jets from Master.


Here's a product article for the 1/32 P-40E Warhawk cockpit set from CMKThis detail set is designed for the Hasegawa kit.


Tuesday,  May 19  2015

Turkish Remembrance  of Ataturk and Youth Day for Turkey

WW1 Events - this date in  1915
  • The Second Battle of Ypres, which ends in a stalemate. Germany first uses the poison gas.  April 22 – May 25

Jens Gerber has done a spectacular job detailing and painting his 1/48 Revell/Eduard + scratch Fw 190 A8/R11.  Jens used a combination of aftermarket items and his own skilled scratchbuilding to create his Luftwaffe fighter complete with radar antennas on the wings.  I love how good the camo painting looks. 

Shawn "phantom" Weiler is here with one of the wilder looking Canadian Starfighters.  This is his big 1/32 Hasegawa CF-104 Starfighter using a mix of Leading Edge and Canuck along with some careful painting.  It certainly is an awesome looking paint scheme.  It look great on your display shelves Shawn.

Here's a product article for the 1/48 Instrument Decals for WW1 Aircraft from airscaleThis release gives you a vast selection of individual instruments for WW1 aircraft from both sides of the conflict.  These are stunning representations of real aircraft instruments in 1/48 fine scale to enable you to upgrade kit instrument panels, or for use when scratchbuilding an authentic, scale alternative.


Here's a product article for the 1/48 FOD Buckets from Aerobonus.


Here's a product article for the 1/48 MiG-21 Landing Lights from QuickBoostThis detail set is designed for the Eduard kit.


Here's a product article for the 1/48 Supermarine Spitfire 5-Spoke Wheels from Ultracast.


Monday,   May 18  2015

  US Armed Forces Appreciation Day 

WW1 Events - this date in  1915
  • The Second Battle of Ypres, which ends in a stalemate. Germany first uses the poison gas.  April 22 – May 25

Mike Pattison has done an awesome job creating his 1/35 Trumpeter Mil Mi 24 Hind in a What If Tigermeet scheme.  Mike used Eduard Photo Etch then created his own scratchbuilt details to detail the interior of his Hind, but the truly stunning part of his chopper is the eye popping Tiger Striped paint scheme.

Edward Boyd is here with his 4th model on ARC and what a great looking job he did with the classic 1/72 Frog Heinkel He162A.  Edward has done an excellent job on this classic kit.....I enjoy seeing his latest model on ARC.

Here's a product article for the 1/48 MiG-21MF Fishbed Early cockpit from Eduard Model Accessories.. This detail set is designed for the Eduard kit.

This detail set is available directly from Sprue Brothers Models.


Here's a product article for the 1/48 Bf 109G Op. Cockpit Rear Bulkhead Eq MW50 or GM1 from QuickBoostThis detail set is designed for the Eduard kit.


Here's a product article for the 1/72 Supermarine Spitfire F/LF/HF Mk. VIII model kit from Czech Master Resin - CMR Models.


Sunday,   May 17  2015

Norway Constitution Day

WW1 Events - this date in  1915

Saturday,  May 16  2015

Dambusters Raid - RAF bombing of Ruhr Valley Dams 

WW1 Events - this date in  1915

Friday,  May 15   2015       
WW1 Events - this date in  1915

Stephen A. Carr is getting things started today in amazing style.  This is his very creative 1/48 Spitfire IX Restoration Diorama which shows a Spitfire in the midst of the painting process during it's restoration.  I am very impressed with this diorama.....read his article to learn the creative tricks he used.

Paolo Re has done a spectacular job on his 1/48 Planet Models SIAI Marchetti SF 260 C.  Paolo tells the history behind this aerobatic aircraft and what was needed to create a model of it in these special markings.  I really like the look of this diorama.

Ian T.M. Holahan has done an amazing job painting and weathering his 1/48 Hasegawa P-39N.  Ian built this beauty out of the box, but it is the exceptional paint and weathering that really stands out on his Russian P-39.

Here's a product article for the 1/48 MiG-29 ejection seat late style from Eduard Model Accessories.  This detail set is designed for the Academy Minicraft kit.

This detail set is available directly from Sprue Brothers Models.


Here's a product article for the 1/48 Bf 109G Opened Cockpit's Rear Bulkhead - Standard from QuickBoost.  This detail set is designed for the Eduard kit.


Here's a product article for the 1/72 Women Pilots In Great Patriotic War decal sheet from Balkan Models.  This new decal sheet includes markings for 4 different 1/72 Jak-1.  


 

 

 

Thursday,  May 14  2015

Paraguay Independence Day

WW1 Events - this date in  1915

L.C. Chan gets things started today with his very well done 1/72 Hasegawa F/A-18C & Fujimi F/A-18C.  L.C. has finished his Hornets in 2 different schemes with colourfully exciting noses. 


Colin Gomez has been busy getting the details right on his 1/48 Hasegawa F-8E Crusader.  Colin added a  scra6tchbuilt seat and photo etch to the cockpit.  He then shaded the panel lines to add realism creating an excellent looking Crusader. 


Here's a product article for the 1/32 Oil Drained Dolly from Aerobonus.


Here's a product article for the 1/48 Spitfire Mk. V Gun Barrels from QuickBoostThis detail set is designed for the Airfix kit.


Here's a product article for the 1/72 MiG-15UTI resin cockpit set + vacu canopy from Pavla ModelsThis detail set is designed for the HobbyBoss kit.


Wednesday,  May 13   2015       
WW1 Events - this date in  1915

Jean-Charles Goddet is here with a rare and special USAF Eagle today.  This is the 1/72 Hasegawa Boeing F-15E Tiger Meet 2005 built and finished to a very high quality.  This is Jean-Charles 33rd model on ARC and I enjoy seeing each of his models when they appear on the ARC homepage. 

Greg Kerry is here with another of his action packed dioramas from WW2.  This is his 1/72 Academy Ju-87G in the midst of bombing a convoy.  Greg is highly skilled at these very unique dioramas and this latest on is quite the well done scene.

Here's a product article for the 1/32 Bf 109G-6 (Early) Tropical Dust Filter from QuickBoostThis detail set is designed for the Hasegawa kit.

This detail set is available directly from Sprue Brothers Models.


Here's a product article for the 1/32 MiG-29 Missile Pylons from Zactomodels.  Zactomodels also has an extensive selection of 1/32 Russian missiles.


Here's a product article for the 1/32 Static dischargers used on Sukhoi jets from Master.


Here's a product article for the 1/32 P-51D Mustang Interior set from CMKThis detail set is designed for the Dragon kit.


Tuesday,  May 12  2015

USS Enterprise CV-6 Commissioning

WW1 Events - this date in  1915

Monday,  May 11   2015       
WW1 Events - this date in  1915

Artur Domański starts this week with his stunning super detailed 1/32 Hasegawa Fw-190D9.  Artur used many aftermarket items and plenty of time and skill to create this amazing 190 Dora.  I was very impressed when I saw it and the paint work is perfect.

Shawn "phantom" Weiler is here with his 1/32 Hasegawa CF-104 Starfighter in the markings for 441 squadron bird back at the 1976 TAM meet in Europe using Canuck decals.  Shawn has a passion for Starfighters and he included photos of 5 of his Starfighters along with other Canadian jets.  Beautiful work Shawn.

This detail set is designed for the 1/48 F-16 radar late style from Eduard Model Accessories.

This detail set is available directly from Sprue Brothers Models.


This detail set is designed for the 1/32 Bf 109G-6 Correct Air Intake from QuickBoost.


This detail set is designed for the 1/48 Supermarine Spitfire Covered Hub Wheels from Ultracast.


Sunday,  May 10   2015      
WW1 Events - this date in  1915

Saturday,  May 9  2015

Liberation Day for the Channel Islands  May 9 1945

Russia - Victory Day

 End of Great Patriotic War 

 European Union
Europe Day

  Malta gets Spitfires 64 Spitfires are ferried to Malta by USS Wasp 

WW1 Events - this date in  1915

Friday,  May 8  2015

V.E. Day - Victory in Europe 1945

WW1 Events - this date in  1915

Richard Nicoletti gets things started today with his 2nd article on ARC.  This is his 1/48 Tamiya Grumman F-4F-4 "Wildcat" as it appeared during WW2 on the USS Enterprise.  Richard built this beauty out of the box and finished it with Aftermarket decals for an Ace from the PTO.  An excellent looking Wildcat...well done Richard.

  Dragan Cvetic from Balkan Models is here with his 102nd model on ARC.  This is his 1/72 Zvezda MiG-21bis with scratchbuilt detailing in the cockpit, gunsight, pitot tube and landing gear.  Dragan wrapped all this stunning detail in a great looking camo scheme for a Bulgarian jet.  This is one very attractive looking MiG-21.

Here's a product article for the 1/48 F-16 radar early style from Eduard Model AccessoriesThis detail set is designed for the Tamiya kit.

This detail set is available directly from Sprue Brothers Models.


Here's a product article for the 1/72 Bristol Blenheim Mk.I Air Intakes from QuickBoostThis detail set is designed for the Airfix kit.


Thursday,  May 7   2015       
WW1 Events - this date in  1915

Lorenzo Cassinadri has done stunning detailing on his 1/32 Revell Arado Ar-196A-3.  Lorenzo added plenty of scratchbuilt detail to the engine and cockpit and finished it all off with a wonderful weathering job that brings this model to a very high level of realism.  Enjoy all the photos.....this one is stunning.

Jean-Charles Goddet is here with his 32nd article on ARC and what a beauty it is.  This is his 1/72 Hasegawa Boeing F/A-18F with Eduard photo etch in the cockpit and a weapons load and finished ina  nicely weather Jolly Rogers scheme.  Jean-Charles has done a first class job on his Jolly Rogers Super Hornet.

Here's a product article for the 1/48 Fire Buckets from Aerobonus.


Here's a product article for the 1/48 Spitfire Mk. II Rotor Propeller w/tool from QuickBoostThis detail set is designed for the Airfix kit.


Here's a product article for the 1/72 Boulton-Paul P.111 & P.111a (double kit) model kit from Czech Master Resin - CMR Models.  This model kit includes markings for 4 different aircraft.


Here's a product article for the 1/32 Kern County Fire Department Bell/UH-1H decal sheet from Fireball Modelworks.  This decal sheet is also available in 1/35, 1/48 and 1/72.


Wednesday,  May 6   2015       
WW1 Events - this date in  1915

Roderick Vargas has done plenty of work to create his stunning 1/32 Revell EC135 University of Wisconsin Med Flight.  This big 1/32 helo is loaded with detail that shows very well through the open doors.  I love the way it looks.

Shawn "phantom" Weiler is here with his 259th article on ARC.  This is Shawn's 1/48 Hasegawa A-4C Skyhawk in the glorious hi-viz from superscale Decals.  Shawn built this one for the Shelf Queens Group Build here on ARC as a jet from the now decommissioned USS Forrestal.  It's a great looking Scooter.

Here's a product article for the 1/48 Dornier Do 335A Pfeil Exhaust from QuickBoost This detail set is designed for the Tamiya kit.

This detail set is available directly from Sprue Brothers Models.


Here's a product article for the 1/32 Su-27 Missile Pylons from Zactomodels.


Here's a product article for the 1/72 MiG-17A/P/F (Fresco A, B, C) gun barrels & Pitot Tubes from Master.


Here's a product article for the 1/32 P-40E/K/M/N Warhawk Undercarriage bays from CMK This detail set is designed for the Hasegawa kit.


Tuesday,  May 5  2015

Mexico - Cinco De Mayo  

   Liberation Day in Netherlands  

WW1 Events - this date in  1915

Sertac Bayar dropped by the ARC Corporate office in Turkey with his very attractive 1/72 Hasegawa F-16C Tigermeet 2010 TurAF.  Sertac dressed up the cockpit with seatbelts and then covered the intake with a special cover covered in Tiger Stripes.  The eye catching paint scheme is for a Turkish jet that attended the 2010 Tigermeet.  I love the tailart on this one.....it looks fantastic.

Artur Domański is here with his 3rd article opn ARC and what a masterpiece it is.  This is his 1/24 Airfix Hawker Typhoon Mk.IB in RAF markings between ground attack missions.  Artur added quite a bit of detail as you can and then finished off his Typhoon with the perfect amount of weathering and then created a diorama to display his stunning Typhoon with it's very detailed engine.

Here's a product article for the 1/32 Russian Pilot WWII figure from Aerobonus.


Here's a product article for the 1/48 Bf 109G Cockpit's Rear Bulkhead - Closed from QuickBoostThis detail set is designed for the Eduard kit.


Here's a product article for the 1/48 Cockpit details- World War II decal sheet from Mike Grant DecalsSuitable for WW2 and early jet era aircraft, over 300 gauges and a selection of data placards to enhance cockpits, undercarriages, engines etc.

Here's a product article for the 1/48 Supermarine Spitfire Seats with Mid-Late War "Q" Type Harness from Ultracast.


Monday,  May 4   2015       
WW1 Events - this date in  1915

Gerd Wilcken joins us today with a particularly interesting 1/87 Airmodel 87 Do-27.  This HO scale Do-87 is a kit by a famous HO company and Gerd did quite the nice job on it and finished it in he markings for Fire Air Service Lower Saxony /northern Germany.  Gerd did a great job on his model and then finished it with a diorama of a relaxing pilot between flights on a hot summer day.  Very nicely done Gerd. 

Richard Nicoletti did a first class job on his stunning looking Korean War 1/48 Hasegawa North American F-86F-30 Sabre.  Richard dressed up the cockpit with a Quickboost Ejection Seat and then replaced the landing gear with a metal set from Scale Aircraft Conversions.  The Korean War USAF Sabres were colorful birds and Richard captured the look of the bare metal brightly marked Sabre beautifully.

Serge Dompierre did a magnificent job on his 1/48 Kinetic CS2F-2 Tracker complete with folded wings.  Serge chose the markings from Belcher Bit for a Canadian Tracker off a RCN carrier HMCS Bonaventure.  I love the look of this RCN Tracker with it's folded wings. 

Here's a product article for the 1/48 MiG-21 wheels from Eduard Model AccessoriesThis detail set is designed for the Eduard kit.

This detail set is available directly from Sprue Brothers Models.


Here's a product article for the 1/72 Bf 109E Control Levers from QuickBoostThis detail set is designed for the Airfix kit.


Here's a product article for the 1/144 F-16C Micro Falcons decal sheet from Balkan Models.  This decal sheet includes markings for 6 different 1/144 F-16 Falcons.  


Here's a product article for the 1/72 O-1E/F Bird Dog resin cockpit set + vacu canopy from Pavla ModelsThis detail set is designed for the Airfix kit.


Sunday,  May 3  2015

Poland Constitution Day

WW1 Events - this date in  1915

Saturday,  May 2   2015        
WW1 Events - this date in  1915

Friday,   May 1  2015

May Day Labor Day

Anniversary of first engagement of

   Argentine Air Force in Falklands War (1982)   

WW1 Events - this date in  1915

Aamod Potdar starts this special update in honor of their local club.  This is his 1/72 Zvezda Mi-8 finished with custom decals for a VIP machine with the Indian Air Force.  Aamod did a minor mod to get the details correct for this version of the Mi-8.  Congratulations on the Anniversary of your club.

Aamod Potdar has done a first class job on his 1/72 Italeri Hawk.  Aamod used custom made decals and modified the wing tips to make an Indian Air Force version of the Hawk..  I love the look of a Hawk in Indian markings.

Murli Rajan did a beautiful job on the baremetal finish on his 1/48 Hobbycraft Sea Fury.  Murli finished his Sea Fury in Cuban markings using custom made decals.  Beautiful work Murli.

Aamod Potdar is here with a very special and classic Indian Air Force jet.  This is his 1/72 Revell De Havilland Vampire finished using a combination of home made and after market decals.  The Vampire is a beautiful jet and it looks excellent wearing Indian markings.

Here's a product article for the 1/48 UB-16 and UB-32 Rocket launchers from Eduard Model Accessories.

This detail set is available directly from Sprue Brothers Models.


Here's a product article for the 1/48 L-29 Delfin Pylons from QuickBoost.


Here's a product article for the 1/32 Compressed gas bottles - acetylene from Aerobonus.


Here's a product article for the 1/72 Spitfire Mk. I/II exhaust (round) from SBS Model.


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