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Forum: The Workbench July 16th, 2018, 02:44 PM
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Posted By Wolfman_63
More details on the crew cabin being added. Seat...

More details on the crew cabin being added. Seat belts and turn buckles done. Working on the cabin roof. Need a few more details to be scratch built and some more photo etch to be added. Also the...
Forum: Prop Aircraft Tweak Lists July 16th, 2018, 06:17 AM
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Views: 69
Posted By Wolfman_63
Making cloth seat belts with cloth tape

Added a page to my blog on making cloth seat belts for aircraft using fiberglass cloth tape. https://davidsscalemodels.com/tips-and-tricks/making-cloth-seat-belts-for-aircraft/

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Forum: The Workbench July 13th, 2018, 04:21 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 358
Posted By Wolfman_63
Moving forward after some corrections the cockpit...

Moving forward after some corrections the cockpit section is almost done. I scratch built the fire extinguisher and painted the cockpit section the correct color. I then started work on the crew...
Forum: The Workbench July 8th, 2018, 03:03 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 358
Posted By Wolfman_63
1/48 Italeri MH-60K Blackhawk

Starting on Italeri’s 1/48 MH-60K. With this build I will be using Eduard’s “Big Ed” detail kit. Beginning with the cockpit I added the photo etch parts to the floor and console. As I started on the...
Forum: The Workbench July 6th, 2018, 11:12 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 495
Posted By Wolfman_63
The Trumpeter 1/48 Vampire FB.MK.9 has been...

The Trumpeter 1/48 Vampire FB.MK.9 has been completed. This was a nice build with very little issues. The only issue was the intake to the leading edge of the wing required filling and shaping. The...
Forum: The Workbench July 4th, 2018, 05:30 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 495
Posted By Wolfman_63
Moving forward on the Vampire. Flaps and landing...

Moving forward on the Vampire. Flaps and landing gear finished, Cut out the intakes to add the more accurate vanes, and assembled the rest of the fuselage. The only real issue with fit was the intake...
Forum: The Workbench June 24th, 2018, 06:57 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 495
Posted By Wolfman_63
Completed the landing gear bays and now working...

Completed the landing gear bays and now working on extending the flaps with the Eduard photo-etch parts. The flaps have been cut open and the parts have been dry fitted after the fuselage was...
Forum: The Workbench June 21st, 2018, 06:33 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 495
Posted By Wolfman_63
As the build progresses I have completed the...

As the build progresses I have completed the cockpit and did some detailing of the landing gear bays and struts on the 1/48 scale Trumpeter Vampire. So far I am really enjoying this model. Dry...
Forum: The Workbench June 17th, 2018, 05:27 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 495
Posted By Wolfman_63
Trumpeter 1/48 Vampire FB MK 9

The next build is a de Havilland Vampire jet of the RAF. It was the second jet to be flown by the RAF. It did not become operational until after World War II in 1946, but had a successful history...
Forum: The Flightline June 16th, 2018, 05:32 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 469
Posted By Wolfman_63
Freedom Models F-20A Tigershark

The Freedom Models F-20A Tigershark in Prototype 2 scheme is now complete! This was a fun kit to build. Instructions have some minor issues but not bad. Also am using a different camera so the...
Forum: The Workbench June 15th, 2018, 05:38 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 533
Posted By Wolfman_63
Continuing the work on the Freedom Models 1/48...

Continuing the work on the Freedom Models 1/48 scale F-20A Tigershark. Fuselage assembled, painted, and decals applied. Working on the missiles and the canopy details now. Getting close to...
Forum: The Workbench June 9th, 2018, 05:30 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 533
Posted By Wolfman_63
Continuing work on the 1/48 Freedom Models F-20A....

Continuing work on the 1/48 Freedom Models F-20A. Cockpit installed, exhaust installed, and now assembling the fuselage. The fit of the parts is very good. Just had a small section on the spine that...
Forum: The Workbench June 7th, 2018, 03:49 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 533
Posted By Wolfman_63
1/48 F-20A Tigershark (Freedom Models)

This is the Freedom Models 1/48 scale F-20A Tigershark. Built by Northrop (before they became Northrop Grumman). I started on the cockpit. The dash board was painted to match photos of the actual...
Forum: The Workbench June 3rd, 2018, 04:48 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 912
Posted By Wolfman_63
It is now completed! This is the Glenco 1/48...

It is now completed!
This is the Glenco 1/48 scale J2F-2 Grumman Duck representing VMF-2 that patrolled the Caribbean Ocean off the Virgin Islands. The Duck’s were used for patrolling areas and...
Forum: The Workbench June 1st, 2018, 05:38 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 912
Posted By Wolfman_63
The fuselage and wings now have their base coat...

The fuselage and wings now have their base coat paint on and the rigging of the wings is done. Still have decals, detail painting, and weathering. I also bought the Squadron Vacu-Form canopy as the...
Forum: The Workbench May 28th, 2018, 04:30 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 912
Posted By Wolfman_63
Work continues on the J2F Duck. The fuselage is...

Work continues on the J2F Duck. The fuselage is now together and the many gaps have been filled. I used clear acetate for the side windows as the kit windows were thicker that the fuselage plastic...
Forum: The Workbench May 22nd, 2018, 07:23 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 912
Posted By Wolfman_63
I spent last evening scratch building the dash...

I spent last evening scratch building the dash for the J2F Duck. While doing it I took photos to add a brief tutorial on my blog. The dash looks great. I am getting closer to putting the fuselage...
Forum: The Workbench May 20th, 2018, 05:40 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 912
Posted By Wolfman_63
The work continues on the interior of the J2F...

The work continues on the interior of the J2F duck. The interior and landing gear are basically installed. Have many more details to add. I drilled out the exhaust pipes to look more realistic. I did...
Forum: The Workbench May 18th, 2018, 04:39 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 912
Posted By Wolfman_63
1/48 Glenco J2F Duck

Starting on the Glenco 1/48 scale J2F Duck. This is an older kit and does not have the level of details that newer kits have. The Duck is a Grumman built amphibious aircraft that was primarily used...
Forum: The Workbench May 16th, 2018, 02:02 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,728
Posted By Wolfman_63
The Academy 1/48 F-4B is finished. Overall this...

The Academy 1/48 F-4B is finished. Overall this kit is great. Very good fit and excellent decals.
The instructions could use a little better clarity when it comes to missiles and bombs.
So I now...
Forum: The Workbench May 13th, 2018, 05:54 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,728
Posted By Wolfman_63
The decals are done. The decals are excellent,...

The decals are done. The decals are excellent, they conformed to the surface details very well. Next up is the weathering and canopy details. So far this has been a very nice kit to build. I have had...
Forum: The Workbench May 6th, 2018, 03:49 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,728
Posted By Wolfman_63
The base coat painting is done. I also painted...

The base coat painting is done. I also painted the missiles and drop tanks. I used black, brown, and blue pastel chalk to weather the exhaust. They came out very similar to the reference photo's I am...
Forum: The Workbench May 4th, 2018, 04:50 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,728
Posted By Wolfman_63
Thanks for the move to the correct area. ...

Thanks for the move to the correct area.
Working on the undercarriage. Landing gear almost complete. The decal for the nose gear door went on very nicely. Looking more like a phantom now with the...
Forum: The Workbench April 27th, 2018, 03:45 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,728
Posted By Wolfman_63
Working on the fuselage. I have the intake ducts,...

Working on the fuselage. I have the intake ducts, resin exhaust, and cockpit installed and the rear of the fuselage together. More photo's at...
Forum: The Workbench April 22nd, 2018, 05:06 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,728
Posted By Wolfman_63
One seat completed. It takes some time to build....

One seat completed. It takes some time to build. Add details, paint add more details.

You can see and follow the build on my blog at...
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