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Under instrumental

on the 1/72 Sea Hawk a much simpler approach

No supplied dash

so a printed version is glued in place.

Model Making

Over Instrumental

And here is the 1/48 Sea Hawk instrument panel

it starts with a panel painted white

then an acetate sheet, I attached this with a thin smear of Canopy glue… 76 more words

Model Making


Unlike the seats I will deal with the instrument panels seperately

This is the attacker, reasonably moulded

with a decal supplied for the instruments

These work better than it would appear from these pictures, but the addition of s”Blobs” of gloss varnish for lenses has really not worked well, I simply can’t see the difference

Model Making

Decalling the Dauphin

So, here is the plan for the Dauphins.

After market decals for Flag Officer Sea Training (FOST) aircraft. The same set in both scales, quite expensive though I had planned to recoup by selling them on for the rest of the options. 47 more words

Model Making

“Cabby! Cabby!” Is It Really So Hard to Get a Cab Around Here??

Not for this guy!

Project #2 – Peaked / Split Windshield

Well, I happened across a guy that was selling a cab. This was not a taxi for sale, it was the “body” of a truck, … 253 more words

A Little Carbon Fiber

Cut the carbon fiber instrument panel frame and fitted it to the sub panel. Almost done with the fuselage kit. I also opened up the finish kit. More work…


Marine One Helicopter

During a recent visit to the Reagan Presidential Library, I had the opportunity of walking through Marine One, the helicopter that transported the President. This short video shows you the helicopter inside and out: 32 more words