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April 3, 2019

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1:48 Wildcat (Monogram PA66)
 
Wildcat
Monogram 1:48
PA66
1961 | New tool
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1:400 Dunkerque (Heller L1025)
Cuirasse
Dunkerque
Heller 1:400
L1025
1973 | Changed decals
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March 9, 2019

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1:125 Thonier "Armor" (Heller 754)
 
Thonier "Armor" Tuna Armor
Heller 1:125
754
1978 | New tool
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1:60 Sinagot Cotre (Heller N605)
 
Sinagot Cotre
Heller 1:60
N605
197x | New tool
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1:32 Curtiss P-40B Warhawk (Trumpeter 02228)
 
Curtiss P-40B Warhawk (Tomahawk MKIIA)
Trumpeter 1:32
02228
2003 | New tool
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January 29, 2019

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1:48 B-26 Marauder engines (Quickboost QB 48 057)
 
B-26 Marauder engines
Quickboost 1:48
QB 48 057
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1:48 B-26C Marauder Gun Barrels (Quickboost QB 48 046)
 
B-26C Marauder Gun Barrels "For REVELL/MONOGRAM kit"
Quickboost 1:48
QB 48 046
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1:48 Douglas B-26 Invader (Scale Aircraft Conversions 48033)
 
Douglas B-26 Invader Landing gear for Revell/Monogram
Scale Aircraft Conversions 1:48
48033
200x | New tool
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1:48 Martin B-26 Marauder (Monogram 85-5529)1:48 B-26 (Eduard BIG4884)1:48 B-26C Marauder Gun Packs (Quickboost QB 48 135)3+
 
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January 20, 2019

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January 14, 2019

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1:200 Bismarck (Trumpeter 03702)1:200 German Bismarck Battleship Upgrade Sets (Trumpeter 06627)1:200 Kriegsmarine crew (Eduard BIG5317)1+
 
14. January at 13:59:58 Share
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1:48 Airco DH-2 (Eduard 1185)
 
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1:72 Fokker D. VIII (Eduard 7007)
 
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1:72 Sopwith Camel (Eduard 7006)
 
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1:72 Fokker E. III (Eduard 7004)
 
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1:72 Fokker Dr. I (Eduard 7013)
 
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1:72 Piper L-4 (Eduard 7009)
 
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January 13, 2019

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January 11, 2019

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Bart Goesaert Nice one. I do hope with you they will re-release these beauties. I think the Fokker Dr.I is still available in 1/72 and the airco DH.2 in 1/48. When you really want, Brengun also has an Airco dh-9 I think, but in 1/144 scale, but this one i a whole other level... and Jasmine models also have a Ho-229 and a F6F-5 Hellcat as a stripdown
4. January at 08:05:42
gorbygould Amazing job!
4. January at 16:22:07
Choppa Nutta very cool indeed !! :)
4. January at 16:53:31
bughunter The strip downs has its own charme! I recommend soldering, it is much more robust. My Piper was falling from the bench, with only a very little damage. My Storch is on the todo list, and the Camel has to be finished. The others are done.
4. January at 20:35:20
Tom ... What a super cool kit. Fascinating! I'm a little confused about the "crash". Does it fly?
11. January at 09:05:42
Mac Felsing Not intentionally. It was in a box on a fireplace mantle and got knocked off, box and all. Fell a couple of feet. When I opened the box. I had pieces.
S__t happens
11. January at 14:03:54
Mac Felsing Now I am rebuilding it. Almost complete, just a couple of more things to re-attach, and I also need to re-build the acrylic cover that goes over the base and it can go back out on display and maybe to a couple of contests
11. January at 14:06:51
Alec K Very excellent work Mac
11. January at 15:13:07
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January 10, 2019

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January 7, 2019

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1:48 F-19 Stealth Fighter (Testors/Italeri 595)
 
F-19 Stealth Fighter
Testors/Italeri 1:48
595
1986 | Changed box
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1:48 Martin B-26 Marauder (Monogram 85-5529)
 
Martin B-26 Marauder
Monogram 1:48
85-5529
2010 | Changed decals
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January 2, 2019

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1:72 Fieseler Fi 156 Storch (Eduard 7008)
 
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Steve Wilson I've heard society dropouts drink Meths, even Surgical Spirits under the flyovers of the World, because it's so cheap, well cheaper than a good Malt anyway!!! But they don't live very long, so keep off the White Spirit, if it strips paint hey! think what it does to your innards, yuk! Best to check the bottle first, be safe stick to SCOTCH :D :D :D
12. September 2012 at 08:33:25
Holger Kranich Safety first, Steve, Safety first! ;)
12. September 2012 at 08:35:54
Mac Felsing LMAO to all of you. Here's to you all. May the road always rise up to meet you!, May you paint thinner be clear and strong. May your eyes be sharp, your hands steady. And may you always have a larger stash than you could possibly work in a lifetime!
12. September 2012 at 16:06:23
Holger Kranich Mac, i never could have said it better! ;)
12. September 2012 at 16:14:33
Steve Wilson I'll drink a Scotch to that Mac, HIC!!! ;)
12. September 2012 at 16:15:18
Mike Kryza This is a very remarkable (art)work - Top...
12. September 2012 at 16:20:26
Mac Felsing Had to repair this plane. bothe wings, struts and some of the PE had been knocked off when the box it was in was knocked off a shelf. I had been putting off fixing it for the last 3 or four years. got is mostly back together . Will have to retouch the paint. , repair a couple of PE parts and it will be good as new. I had an acryllic case for it that I build that also got broken. I will need to rebuild that.
See the new pics
2. January at 04:08:29
Mac Felsing I did manage to get the wigs straighter. I will add a couple of picks once she is completely touched up.
2. January at 04:11:07
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January 1, 2019

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December 31, 2018

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1:16 Nieuport 28 - 1917 (Model Airways MA1002)
 
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Mac Felsing Dec 8 - started laminating the upper wing tips as well.
9. December 2018 at 05:41:08
Mac Felsing Dec 9 - Upper wingtips both formed. Turned out well and seem strong. need to seal the edges with a little CA glue. Happy with the outcome.
Next up is to make a CA glue application tool using a double pin vise and a couple of needles. with the eyes cut to form a half loop. Then will use that to start gluing the rib caps to the spars and forming the wing.
In the lineup are the other ribs - need to sand edges, apply rib caps. Used Jim Landon's build from 2005 as a guide and excellent resource. The kit has been modified since then, so some of the issues are not the same but it is a great source of build tips.
10. December 2018 at 02:06:29
Mac Felsing Dec 11 - Glued #1 rib to the spars, fixed the spars and wings to the building board with pin, Glued #2 and #3 ribs to the spars. The rest are in place, I used a pin vice and a needle to make a super glue applicator which worked really well to glue the ribs to the spar. When I made the glue applicator, I clipped both ends of the needle - I cut the eye of to make a holder for the glue and clipped off the point just so I didn't accidentally hurt myself. ;)
12. December 2018 at 04:46:05
Mac Felsing Finished gluing ribs to the spars, test fit and adjusted the wingtip fit. Included a picture of the glue applicator as well. It was a lifesaver and made the task of glueing the ribs relatively easy and neat. Next step is cutting, gluing and shaping the leading and trailing edge, and matching up mitered joints to the wing tip. Wingtip has to be trimmed/sanded significantly on the trailing edge to provide a smooth transition from 3/16 on leading edge to the 1/16 or so of the trailing edge.
Changing the way I am doing things on the next 3 wings to simplify construction. I will share as I go. Check out the pics.
18. December 2018 at 00:14:09
Mac Felsing Added leading and trailing edges. Started to shape. Adding a couple of layers of laminated to the leading edge of the wingtip to match up and shape the wingtip more easily. Pics added.
23. December 2018 at 06:27:47
Mac Felsing The wingtip is on, leading and trailing edges shaped, mostly, and false ribs installed. Next up, are the nose ribs that go in between each of the ribs, front spar and leading edge. Not sure if they need cap strips on the bottom, will have to do some research on that. Then the leading edge cover that goes back to the front spar, then creating the scallop for it. In the meantime I'm also starting the rib caps on the upper left wing and laminating the trailing edge center cutout.
27. December 2018 at 01:07:50
Mac Felsing Half o f the false ribs added to the upper right wing. Shaping the center trailing edge. waiting for eyebolts to mount on the wing spars to tie the turnbuckles onto. Also trying to figure out how the compression bars will be mounted and how to affix the turnbuckles to those as they are not cast the way the instructions say they should be. Almost have the left upper ribs capped and will be adding them to the spars in a day or two. The wing is really starting to take shape.
31. December 2018 at 05:19:33
Mac Felsing Created a collection of all of the model airways kits that I have. check it out. I will have a couple of them displayed with smaller scale models going forward. check out the ideas and feel free to comment.
31. December 2018 at 05:22:03
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Updated: December 31, 2018
14. August 2014 at 11:00:14 Share
Choppa Nutta very cool !!!!!!
16. September 2014 at 04:58:25
Tom ... I'm in
2. December 2018 at 07:48:29
MoJo following
2. December 2018 at 08:06:42
Stefan Schacht nice start, i take a seat.
9. December 2018 at 00:15:13
Ben M Following this wonderfulness.
9. December 2018 at 15:41:20
Mac Felsing Sharing a lot of notes in the project. Sharing the experience as much as i can
23. December 2018 at 06:36:04
Tom ... Looking perfect! Fantastic work!
23. December 2018 at 09:21:54
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December 30, 2018

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1:72 Tools (Brengun BRL72002)
 
Tools tools + toolbox
Brengun 1:72
BRL72002
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1:72 Bachem Natter Detail Set (Brengun BRL72047)
 
Bachem Natter Detail Set Brengun
Brengun 1:72
BRL72047
2013 | New tool
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1:72 Bachem Ba-349A Natter (Brengun BRP72001)1:72 German airfield portal crane (Brengun BRS72006)1:72 Bachem Natter Detail Set (Brengun BRL72047)2+
 
30. December 2018 at 16:29:00 Share
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1:144 Launch tower for Bachem Natter (Brengun BRS144031)
 
Launch tower for Bachem Natter
Brengun 1:144
BRS144031
2016 | New tool
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1:144 BACHEM Ba-349 A NATTER (Brengun BRP144001)1:144 Bachem Ba-349 Natter (Brengun BRL144123)1+
 
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December 28, 2018

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1:16 Wright Flyer (Model Airways MA1020)
 
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1:16 Fokker DR.1 Tri-plane (Model Airways MA1040)
 
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1:16 Sopwith Camel F.1 (Model Airways MA1030)
 
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December 27, 2018

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December 18, 2018

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29. April 2016 at 02:25:53 Share
Björn Leichsenring Oha. Microwork. Look Forward to see result. Many fun to build them.
29. April 2016 at 06:08:20
Mac Felsing Getting back into it after a lengthy absence. Completed the upper wing spars, ribs, and leading edge. Started to assemble the center trailing edge, but luck on that tonight. I want to thank Jan Sobotka from Brenn Gunn for resending me the instructions. I misplaced them when we moved a couple of years ago and I couldn't find them. Time to get it finished.
18. December 2018 at 05:49:25
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December 10, 2018

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December 9, 2018

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December 3, 2018

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1:350 Star Trek Klingon K't'inga Lighting Kit (Polar Lights MKA031)
 
Star Trek Klingon K't'inga Lighting Kit
Polar Lights 1:350
MKA031
2018 | New tool
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1:350 Klingon K't'inga-Class Battle Cruiser I.K.S. Amar (Polar Lights 950)
Star Trek
Klingon K't'inga-Class Battle Cruiser I.K.S. Amar
Polar Lights 1:350
950 (950M/06)
2018 | New tool
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Project: Heller Z-31
1:400 Z 31 (Heller 1048)1:400 GERMAN NAVAL DOORS (Tom's Modelworks 4020)1:400 DKM Anti-Aircraft Weapons Set (White Ensign Models PE 4006)5+
29. October 2017 at 14:36:52 Share
Łukasz Gliński Interesting, will follow
29. October 2017 at 15:55:03
Udo Browarczik It is fun to build... I did mine some 20 yrs ago. But yours looks far better! I´m in...watching!
27. November 2018 at 08:07:14
Mac Felsing Welcome Udo. Biggest challenge I'm facing so far is finding a decent rigging plan. Any suggestions welcome. The kit itself has options for Z31, and two later ships in the series, 34 and 37 I think. However I am doing Z31. I'm just starting the photo etch guns.
28. November 2018 at 05:36:28
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November 28, 2018

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November 27, 2018

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1:400 Z 31 (Heller 1048)
 
Z 31
Heller 1:400
1048
1979 | New tool
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