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Forum: The Flightline November 1st, 2017, 05:05 AM
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Posted By gb_madcat_sl
1/48 Eduard Supermarine Spitfire Mk.IXc RAF 310 Sqn

Eduard kit built OOB with paint masks and decals from AML. Hope you enjoy the photos!

https://c1.staticflickr.com/5/4483/24231306568_dddf8bf9f2_b.jpg
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Forum: The Flightline September 4th, 2017, 09:19 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,531
Posted By gb_madcat_sl
Much thanks for the compliments everyone! ...

Much thanks for the compliments everyone!

Mark
Forum: The Flightline July 11th, 2017, 10:41 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,531
Posted By gb_madcat_sl
Thanks for the compliments guys! Hey...

Thanks for the compliments guys!



Hey Spaz,

No secret here. The kit supplied decals for the instrument faces. :D

Mark
Forum: The Flightline July 11th, 2017, 11:41 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,531
Posted By gb_madcat_sl
1/48 Hobby Boss Su-27 Flanker-B

Here's my rendition of the Hobby Boss Flanker kit. Built generally OOB except for the seat which came from Wolfpack-Designs. Painted with Gunze lacquers and weathered with enamels and oils. Decals...
Forum: The Flightline June 19th, 2017, 08:58 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,878
Posted By gb_madcat_sl
That looks spectacular. Well done! Mark

That looks spectacular. Well done!

Mark
Forum: The Workbench May 18th, 2017, 03:10 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 10,703
Posted By gb_madcat_sl
Thankfully, this build ain't dead. It is just...

Thankfully, this build ain't dead. It is just proceeding at a glacial pace.

Since the last update, I have completed the application of the stencils, completed the painting and decal application of...
Forum: The Workbench December 6th, 2016, 09:13 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 10,703
Posted By gb_madcat_sl
Lost steam doing the decals. So I did up the...

Lost steam doing the decals. So I did up the landing gear instead.

https://c2.staticflickr.com/6/5589/31423068596_f312a3f916_b.jpg

Mark
Forum: The Workbench November 16th, 2016, 11:15 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 10,703
Posted By gb_madcat_sl
Today I completed the spray job by airbrushing...

Today I completed the spray job by airbrushing the various RWR covers and gun blast panel near the nose.

https://c2.staticflickr.com/6/5348/31028935155_670412e07e_b.jpg

Then I commenced with...
Forum: The Workbench November 12th, 2016, 10:03 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 10,703
Posted By gb_madcat_sl
Camouflage on. ...

Camouflage on.

https://c2.staticflickr.com/6/5504/30819463202_0bf44b527b_b.jpg

Mark
Forum: The Workbench November 9th, 2016, 09:37 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 10,703
Posted By gb_madcat_sl
Thanks Jens! Today I tried adding some...

Thanks Jens!

Today I tried adding some detail to the kit. This is what I believe to be the ILS antenna located on the port fin as it comes in the kit.
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Forum: The Workbench November 6th, 2016, 09:43 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 10,703
Posted By gb_madcat_sl
A quick update today. Exhaust cans are done. ...

A quick update today. Exhaust cans are done.

https://c2.staticflickr.com/6/5777/30698224142_4a96f58c68_b.jpg

Mark
Forum: The Workbench October 30th, 2016, 10:12 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 10,703
Posted By gb_madcat_sl
Some progress on this build. Painted the hot...

Some progress on this build. Painted the hot areas.

https://c2.staticflickr.com/6/5646/30028973793_f7808382d4_b.jpg

Mark
Forum: The Workbench October 23rd, 2016, 08:22 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 10,703
Posted By gb_madcat_sl
Thanks Sabre! Just a small update for now. ...

Thanks Sabre! Just a small update for now.

The main wheels that HB provided has the brake cooling holes simulated by tiny recessed dots. They are way too small so I used a 0.3mm drill bit to...
Forum: The Workbench October 22nd, 2016, 11:48 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 10,703
Posted By gb_madcat_sl
Some progress on this build. Painted and...

Some progress on this build.

Painted and weathered the engine exhausts.

https://c2.staticflickr.com/6/5584/29857935323_0c0f160063_b.jpg
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Forum: The Flightline October 22nd, 2016, 11:30 AM
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Views: 1,394
Posted By gb_madcat_sl
Thanks Brad! Mark

Thanks Brad!

Mark
Forum: The Workbench October 16th, 2016, 06:55 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 10,703
Posted By gb_madcat_sl
Cockpit completed. I used the supplied decals and...

Cockpit completed. I used the supplied decals and gave it a light wash with enamels.

https://c2.staticflickr.com/6/5800/30060785720_df5d2f8558_b.jpg

And here it is installed in the upper...
Forum: The Flightline October 14th, 2016, 12:20 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,394
Posted By gb_madcat_sl
1/48 Tamiya P-51D Mustang "Petie 2nd"

Apart from the Eduard PE seat belts, this was built OOB. This was a build of "firsts" for me:*first WWII plane, first propeller plane and first build completed in overall silver.*

It was painted...
Forum: The Workbench October 13th, 2016, 11:50 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 10,703
Posted By gb_madcat_sl
1/48 HobbyBoss Su-27S Flanker-B

Up next on the workbench,*the recently released HobbyBoss rendition of the Su-27 Flanker. I will be adding a resin seat and using decals from Begemot.
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Forum: Jets October 13th, 2016, 12:18 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,450
Posted By gb_madcat_sl
This should give you a clue. ...

This should give you a clue.

http://www.anft.net/f-14/f14-detail-airintake.htm

Basically if you are depicting supersonic flight, the ramps should be down.

Mark
Forum: The Flightline September 16th, 2016, 04:13 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,101
Posted By gb_madcat_sl
Much thanks for the positive feedback guys! ...

Much thanks for the positive feedback guys!

Mark
Forum: The Flightline September 9th, 2016, 08:54 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,101
Posted By gb_madcat_sl
Thanks guys. Mark

Thanks guys.

Mark
Forum: The Flightline September 5th, 2016, 08:47 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,101
Posted By gb_madcat_sl
Thanks for the kind words guys. @Andrew:...

Thanks for the kind words guys.

@Andrew: Yes, those are Meteors under the wing pylons. They are not in service with the RAF as of yet. However, this model is destined to be a gift for a very good...
Forum: The Flightline September 4th, 2016, 11:01 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,101
Posted By gb_madcat_sl
1/48 Revell Eurofighter Typhoon FRG4

Here are some photos of my recently completed Revell Typhoon dressed up in the livery of the RAF's No. 3 Squadron based at RAF Coningsby. The build was quite a challenge as the kit's quality was not...
Forum: Jets August 14th, 2016, 11:32 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,305
Posted By gb_madcat_sl
Replied to your question in the Jets Tweaking...

Replied to your question in the Jets Tweaking sub-forum. Copying my post here.



Short answer: No.

There were rumours a couple of years back that Wolfpack Designs would produce a conversion...
Forum: Jet Aircraft Tweak Lists August 14th, 2016, 09:09 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 40,995
Posted By gb_madcat_sl
Short answer: No. There were rumours a...

Short answer: No.

There were rumours a couple of years back that Wolfpack Designs would produce a conversion for the Revell kit but nothing seems to have come of that. There are also rumours that...
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