EUROFIGHTER TYPHOON FGR.4 (1:144 SCALE) – PART 2

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The second and final post of this build will cover its decoration, with special focus on how to mark its panel lines using acrylic washes. Continue reading “EUROFIGHTER TYPHOON FGR.4 (1:144 SCALE) – PART 2”

EUROFIGHTER TYPHOON FGR.4 (1:144 SCALE) – PART 2

EUROFIGHTER TYPHOON FGR.4 (1:144 SCALE) – PART 1

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These 1:144 scale builds continue to keep me busy and I have enjoyed them very much. This time, I picked up an Eurofighter model, produced by Revell (the single seat version, kit #04282). A photo posted at a RedIt thread (and shown above at a lower resolution) was the catalyst for this build, as I could not resist to replicate such aircraft in model form. The largest challenge this build presents is to replicate all the ordnance carried by the aircraft, as it is not all included in the kit and that will be the main focus of this first post of the build.

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EUROFIGHTER TYPHOON FGR.4 (1:144 SCALE) – PART 1

Focke-Wulf Ta 152 H-1 (1:72 SCALE)

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The Focke-Wulf Ta 152 H-1 was a high altitude fighter design by Kurt Tank, based on his previous creation, the Fw 190, but with a larger wings, different engine and tail section (just to name the most obvious differences). Around 10 years ago, I was given the chance to review this model kit and it impressed me on how crisp the parts were, although it lacked some details. So after gathering some photo etched parts, plastic stock, metal tubing and copper wire, I decided to add a few simple details . Continue reading “Focke-Wulf Ta 152 H-1 (1:72 SCALE)”

Focke-Wulf Ta 152 H-1 (1:72 SCALE)