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Forum: Helicopter Tweak Lists September 18th, 2017, 11:09 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 3,216
Posted By jabow
48th scale Kitty Hawk UH-1D/H

Let's start by saying this is the BEST Huey Kit, by far than any other 48th scale Huey.
That said, there are several ooops to be noted.
#1. and easy to fix is the lower aft fuselage that has round...
Forum: Choppers August 30th, 2017, 08:35 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 3,682
Posted By jabow
Got my Werner Wings UH-1D/H, 48th scale, decals...

Got my Werner Wings UH-1D/H, 48th scale, decals yesterday and they're everything as advertised, and MORE.

Most highly recommended.

See the Werner Wings website for details.

Bo
Forum: Jets August 25th, 2017, 09:56 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,757
Posted By jabow
IC. Looks like I chose the wrong host, huh??

IC. Looks like I chose the wrong host, huh??
Forum: Jets August 23rd, 2017, 10:18 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,757
Posted By jabow
Chris. How about a quick 'Ding-Dong' school...

Chris.
How about a quick 'Ding-Dong' school about sizing the excellent photo you posted???

Is there any way on Zone-5 site to size photos so they won't take up 4 screens?? My Photo Hosting site...
Forum: Jets August 22nd, 2017, 08:56 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,162
Posted By jabow
Just now got reply from Contacts at vgy.me...

Just now got reply from Contacts at vgy.me advising they currently do NOT have means to resize photos.

Wasn't just my lack of abilities!!

Some Forums have auto resizing of any photo being...
Forum: Jets August 21st, 2017, 11:26 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,162
Posted By jabow
Monogram 48th F-105D Built for friend/neighbor

This is model of a/c he flew in 1968 Thailand.

My first built of the great kit!!

Okay guys!! When I post vgy.me photo. it takes up 4 X screen width!! How can I make it smaller???
...
Forum: General Modeling Discussion July 29th, 2017, 06:36 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,053
Posted By jabow
Outstanding!! I'd just about settled on 24 X 24...

Outstanding!! I'd just about settled on 24 X 24 ft. 6 inches in 48th scale is EZ enuff to lay out. I'll be depicting a RTAB, circa 1968.

Thanks.
Bo
Forum: General Modeling Discussion July 28th, 2017, 02:00 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,053
Posted By jabow
Thanks. Google maps is a thought. Yeah,...

Thanks. Google maps is a thought. Yeah, highways use to have many expansion joints, too. Now, all continuous sections.
Bo
Forum: General Modeling Discussion July 24th, 2017, 10:29 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,053
Posted By jabow
Size of USAF tarmac concrete sections??

What size would these be?? For you aftermarket guys, these are hard to find!!

Bo
Forum: The Man Cave July 23rd, 2017, 01:20 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 19,739
Posted By jabow
Wow!! More like a "Man Palace"!! :drool2: ...

Wow!! More like a "Man Palace"!! :drool2:

Bo
Forum: Choppers July 13th, 2017, 12:59 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 3,682
Posted By jabow
Well, ya can tell it's not a REAL Huey!! There...

Well, ya can tell it's not a REAL Huey!! There isn't any grains of rice in the cargo floor area!! :rotflmao2:

Man Floyd!! You'd think you flew these O' Workhorses!! Just excellent work all...
Forum: Choppers June 28th, 2017, 08:22 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 4,931
Posted By jabow
Well, I finally got my hands on this new 48th...

Well, I finally got my hands on this new 48th Huey, and it's Light Years ahead of any other Huey on the market, today!!
Haven't started it yet tho, as I have another subject in work and another...
Forum: Choppers March 29th, 2017, 08:43 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 4,931
Posted By jabow
BTW, Hobby Link Japan is now selling Pre-Release...

BTW, Hobby Link Japan is now selling Pre-Release kit at $47 and change due for release in April.

Box top is for a D Model; but, I hope it has parts for the Hotel Huey!! Over twice as many Hotels...
Forum: Props March 24th, 2017, 10:36 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 4,236
Posted By jabow
This is in there. Now using vgy.me: ...

This is in there.

Now using vgy.me:

https://vgy.me/btYfB1.jpg

https://vgy.me/NFXz41.jpg
Forum: Choppers March 22nd, 2017, 08:05 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 4,931
Posted By jabow
Exactly. The last attempt at a G Snake was by...

Exactly. The last attempt at a G Snake was by Aurora?? years ago. Hoped Monogram would do a G after releasing that S Model.

AH-1G has a ton of markings to choose from as well. It's a no brainer....
Forum: Choppers March 21st, 2017, 12:00 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 4,931
Posted By jabow
Kitty Hawk's 48th scale UH-1D/H

About darn time!! Way to go Floyd Werner!! :applause1:

Kitty Hawk announced they will shelve the 35th scale and push forward on the more popular 48th scale Huey!! YEA!!!

Hope Kitty Hawk...
Forum: Props March 3rd, 2017, 09:16 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 6,067
Posted By jabow
The QuickBoost fixed turret is undersized to fit...

The QuickBoost fixed turret is undersized to fit on the narrow Hobby Boo Boo kit!! Wish Hobby Boo Boo would cease making US Subjects!! They have record of screwing the pooch on US aircraft!!
Forum: Caracal Models October 11th, 2014, 07:07 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 8,594
Posted By jabow
Great decal line. :thumbs-up: Here's their site....

Great decal line. :thumbs-up: Here's their site.

http://www.caracalmodels.com/48scale.html
Forum: General Modeling Discussion June 19th, 2014, 02:02 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 6,153
Posted By jabow
IMHo, spend a bit more and get a quiet Iwata. ...

IMHo, spend a bit more and get a quiet Iwata.

Bo
Forum: Props June 14th, 2014, 04:59 PM
Replies: 11
Sticky: P-47 Mini GB
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Posted By jabow
GREAT looking Jug!! And, by far the BEST Ham...

GREAT looking Jug!!
And, by far the BEST Ham Std. prop in 48th scale!! Ya hear me Tamiya!! Your spinner looks like 32nd scale!!:thumbs-up:
BR
Forum: General Modeling Discussion June 3rd, 2014, 07:55 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 3,104
Posted By jabow
Try here: www.*1999.*co.*jp/*eng/*plamo/* ...

Try here:

www.*1999.*co.*jp/*eng/*plamo/*

Now it's working.
BR
Forum: General Modeling Discussion June 2nd, 2014, 08:10 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 8,314
Posted By jabow
Again, reading their June Flyer, Eduard spent...

Again, reading their June Flyer, Eduard spent alot of time putting in surface detail, rivets, tape, etc. and don't want to re-do all that with complete rework.
Sulc even says as much when he talks...
Forum: General Modeling Discussion June 1st, 2014, 06:49 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 8,314
Posted By jabow
If one reads the June Eduard Flyer, they are...

If one reads the June Eduard Flyer, they are looking at ways to make the necessary correction and still retain as much of the original Bf-109G-6 mold as possible.
From what I've read, twice now,...
Forum: General Modeling Discussion May 30th, 2014, 12:55 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 3,714
Posted By jabow
Wow!! I figured Navy guys would get all gushy...

Wow!! I figured Navy guys would get all gushy over this PT Boat release!!

http://www.merit-intl.com/meritnew/index.php?dest=products&sku=MIL-64801

I've been wanting a 48th scale for many...
Forum: General Modeling Discussion May 30th, 2014, 09:05 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 8,314
Posted By jabow
They will if I/we don't buy it. I do...

They will if I/we don't buy it.

I do believe any Mfgr wants to do their best given constraints of time and money. When obvious errors are made, then they allocate more of one or both of the...
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