In the workshop: Ki-61-II Kai | RS Models 1:48 Part. 2 – standing on her wheels

Hi there! Seems that it's the highest time to finish the little Swallow. She's standing on her wheels now, and all that's needed to be done is some detailing: antenna mast and wire, some weathering and final varnish. Undercarriage legs have been reinforced with wire pieces which were glued into the holes drilled in the the legs … Continue reading In the workshop: Ki-61-II Kai | RS Models 1:48 Part. 2 – standing on her wheels

In the workshop: Arsenal VG.36 C1 | Azur 1:48 – Part 3: canopy

Hi All The next step is the canopy. Azur provides us with two vacuum formed canopies, so one has a second chance... but the main problem is that what we get in the box is a VG.33's fuselage and VG.36's canopy, which doesn't fit at all... First I marked the outline of the windshield on the hull. … Continue reading In the workshop: Arsenal VG.36 C1 | Azur 1:48 – Part 3: canopy

In the workshop: Kawasaki Ki-61-I Hien | ST 28 Hasegawa 1:32 Part 4

And a major progress with a large scale Tony: sprayed with Vallejo Liquid Silver and white Gunze H paint. Then with a heart in my mouth I pilled of the masks and ... my patient survived - looks almost like I have wished. There are some areas that require some attention, but overall I'm satisfied … Continue reading In the workshop: Kawasaki Ki-61-I Hien | ST 28 Hasegawa 1:32 Part 4