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Tzonglin Wu
Tzonglin Wu (Tzonglin Wu)


F-16A Block 20 with "Sun God" totem and CBI insignia.

The Sun God totem is an aboriginal totem of Amis people of Taiwan.
I have written an article that briefly describes the bulding process in my native language (traditional Chinese).
If you are interested, please see the following URL:
General Dynamics F-16A Block 20 Fighting Falcon |
Google translate may help you.

General Dynamics F-16A Block 20 Fighting Falcon 1:72

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1:72 Lockheed/Martin F-16C Block 50/52 (Revell 04633)


9. September 2019, 04:02
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Great job on the finish and the sun totem
9. September 2019, 08:57
Stefan Schacht
very nice so far, count me in
9. September 2019, 09:22
Wanna see where this one goes
9. September 2019, 09:59
Łukasz Gliński
Interesting, following :)
9. September 2019, 14:04
Patrick Hagelstein
Nicely done!
9. September 2019, 14:15
very good job...i follow
9. September 2019, 14:48
Tzonglin Wu
Thank you all.
Please forgive me for my poor English.
This is my first time leaving my native language and joining an international community. Because the resources here are really rich.
In fact, this F-16A has been in progress for a while, almost 85% completion.
I will put the past photos here after they are found.
This model is an experiment for me. I used some techniques which were learned from Youtube. I think that it is very fun.
10. September 2019, 01:19
Patrick Hagelstein
This is an international community and you're not the only one doubting his or her language skills. We all had our doubts one time or the other; you'll be fine! We are far more interested in model building skills and you posses a fair amount of those! :D Your F-16 looks splendid so far and the YouTube lessons paid off for sure! Looking forward to you progress. :)
10. September 2019, 16:02
Tzonglin Wu
Patrick, thank you for your encouragement. It puts my mind at ease.
11. September 2019, 06:02
Tzonglin Wu
Some earlier photos have been upload to this album. Please feel free to take a look.
11. September 2019, 14:55
Patrick Hagelstein
The bare plastic pilot in the Revell kit could never thrill me that much, so I went for aftermarket pilots whenever I wanted an occupied cockpit. Looking at picture 6 and 7 though, that pilot really looks good when painted! I need to take that into consideration for my next Viper builds.
11. September 2019, 18:02
Patrick Hagelstein
Oh! By the way, you're welcome! :)
11. September 2019, 18:03
Tzonglin Wu
I have finished this model. Please take a look at new photos. :)
22. September 2019, 01:45
Łukasz Gliński
Brilliant finish
22. September 2019, 10:29
Very nice work
22. September 2019, 12:52
Sergej I
Great weathering, even better artwork!
22. September 2019, 14:39
Tzonglin Wu
Łukasz, JOHN and Sergej. Thank you.
24. September 2019, 22:32
I can only repeat my first comment, excellent work on that Viper! And the co-stars look great as well
25. September 2019, 05:52
excellent :)
25. September 2019, 08:03
Holger Kranich
Wonderful build and lovely finish!
25. September 2019, 13:38
Oleg Smilyk
Very nice!
25. September 2019, 15:28
Beautiful airplanes!
25. September 2019, 15:39
Tzonglin Wu
Daniel, Spanjaard, Holger,Oleg and Neuling. Thank you for your compliments.
27. September 2019, 01:59
Patrick Hagelstein
Like the 313 Viper as well! :D
30. September 2019, 14:50
Patrick Hagelstein
Good to see the progress Revell made with their new tooling.
30. September 2019, 14:51
Tzonglin Wu
Thank you, Patrick. 313 Viper and ROCAF are both F-16A block 20. Almost the same in the appearance. Taiwan will get F-16 C/D block 70 maybe in 2023. Although I don't like its "muscle feeling", I think that I will still make a 1/72 one in the future.
2. October 2019, 13:30
Patrick Hagelstein
Almost..... ROCAF is unique in that it is the only Block 20 user worldwide. That 313 Sqn F-16A was a Block 15 at that time (before the MLU that made it a F-16AM) the only distinguishing feature between a Block 15 and a Block 20 is the panel right at the tip of the root of the vertical stabilizer; on the Blocks 5 up to 15 it is a trapezoid, on Block 20 it's an oval. The F-16C Block 25 had a bigger root that extended further forward and covered that panel. Just some details. ;)
2. October 2019, 14:30
Patrick Hagelstein
F-16A/B Vertical Tail Set & (Kasl Hobby K48078, 1:48)
The Kasl Hobby update is specifically a Block 20. If you look closely at the fuselage plug, you'll see the oval panel.

1:48 F-16A/B Vertical Tail Set & Aircraft Fuselage (Kasl Hobby K48078)
2. October 2019, 14:32
Tzonglin Wu
Patrick, thank you for telling me so much interesting information. :D
3. October 2019, 05:08
3. October 2019, 11:36

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