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by Jamesv9820
Mon 04 Sep 2017, 10:10 pm
Forum: Aircraft Modelling
Topic: A-10A Thunderbolt II - 1/32 Scale Trumpeter with extras
Replies: 13
Views: 28440

A-10A Thunderbolt II - 1/32 Scale Trumpeter with extras

A while ago Rod and myself got talking about starting a few build diaries for the UKAR forum This is mainly to get a bit more interest and bring some life back in here and share some of the build techniques that we know. I’m not saying I know it all by the way but if I can inspire some others to bui...
by Jamesv9820
Mon 04 Sep 2017, 8:39 pm
Forum: Aircraft Modelling
Topic: Apologies
Replies: 11
Views: 3257

Re: Apologies

Welcome back Stranger

Good to see you back in here and look forward to seeing your builds soon.
by Jamesv9820
Mon 21 Aug 2017, 10:07 pm
Forum: Aircraft Modelling
Topic: Mk 1 spitfire R6690
Replies: 2
Views: 2244

Re: Mk 1 spitfire R6690

What scale Craig?

Hannants have stencils available but depending what size you need I may have spares ..
by Jamesv9820
Wed 09 Aug 2017, 3:23 pm
Forum: Aircraft Modelling
Topic: Tamiya F-15C Eagle - 493rd - Lakenheath
Replies: 7
Views: 5415

Re: Tamiya F-15C Eagle - 493rd - Lakenheath

Cheers Guys A few more photos below RAF3Ever; scale is 1/32 https://farm5.staticflickr.com/4287/35524689696_7624d512bd_b.jpg 1/32 Tamiya F-15C by James Vaitkevicius , on Flickr https://farm5.staticflickr.com/4289/35433313671_78e3ed3810_b.jpg 1/32 Tamiya F-15C by James Vaitkevicius , on Flickr https:...
by Jamesv9820
Fri 14 Jul 2017, 3:42 pm
Forum: Aircraft Modelling
Topic: RIAT 9am Saturday Wonderland meet-up?
Replies: 18
Views: 5246

Re: RIAT 9am Saturday Wonderland meet-up?

Sorry. I meant the EPTS jet!!
by Jamesv9820
Fri 14 Jul 2017, 3:11 pm
Forum: Aircraft Modelling
Topic: RIAT 9am Saturday Wonderland meet-up?
Replies: 18
Views: 5246

Re: RIAT 9am Saturday Wonderland meet-up?

Wonderland is in the red zone near the granby jet.
by Jamesv9820
Thu 13 Jul 2017, 7:52 am
Forum: Aircraft Modelling
Topic: RIAT 9am Saturday Wonderland meet-up?
Replies: 18
Views: 5246

Re: RIAT 9am Saturday Wonderland meet-up?

Will do Once I get on!
by Jamesv9820
Sat 08 Jul 2017, 4:41 pm
Forum: Aircraft Modelling
Topic: RIAT 9am Saturday Wonderland meet-up?
Replies: 18
Views: 5246

Re: RIAT 9am Saturday Wonderland meet-up?

Will try my best. I have been told wonderland will be there.
by Jamesv9820
Thu 29 Jun 2017, 9:32 pm
Forum: Aircraft Modelling
Topic: Kittyhawk SU-17 Fitter
Replies: 3
Views: 1859

Re: Kittyhawk SU-17 Fitter

Love this. Been tempted to get one but still have a half built eduard one to complete.
by Jamesv9820
Thu 29 Jun 2017, 9:30 pm
Forum: Aircraft Modelling
Topic: Revell 1/48 Focke-Wulf Ta154
Replies: 6
Views: 3276

Re: Revell 1/48 Focke-Wulf Ta154

Looks great. One of the only decent things to be included in that mistel kit they released!!
by Jamesv9820
Tue 27 Jun 2017, 10:19 am
Forum: Aircraft Modelling
Topic: 1/32 F-4C - Phantom - Col Olds Machine
Replies: 4
Views: 2705

1/32 F-4C - Phantom - Col Olds Machine

My latest creation – 1/32 Scale Tamiya F-4C Phantom II – Col. Olds Machine Finished with GT Resin Cockpit, Burner cans, Eduard Wheels. Painted in Gunze and Tamiya paints, Mig-ammo PLW and Streaking effects. https://c1.staticflickr.com/5/4239/35395431702_13031707b6_b.jpg 1/32 Tamiya F-4C Phantom II b...
by Jamesv9820
Sat 03 Jun 2017, 7:55 pm
Forum: Aircraft Modelling
Topic: Revell 1/48 Dornier Do-217E-4
Replies: 5
Views: 3397

Re: Revell 1/48 Dornier Do-217E-4

Looking good Derek. Which brush did you go for?
by Jamesv9820
Mon 29 May 2017, 11:31 pm
Forum: Aircraft Modelling
Topic: Tamiya F-15C Eagle - 493rd - Lakenheath
Replies: 7
Views: 5415

Tamiya F-15C Eagle - 493rd - Lakenheath

Been a long while since I have posted anywhere other than Facebook (for various reasons). Been working on this one for a short while now and is completed with an Aires Cockpit (with true details resin seat - I never get on with photo etch belts), Astra Decal sheet, Aim-9X's robbed from the Academy F...
by Jamesv9820
Wed 24 May 2017, 11:24 pm
Forum: Aircraft Modelling
Topic: Panel Wash questions
Replies: 8
Views: 3007

Re: Panel Wash questions

Thanks for the replies fellas James... thats a great finish there, do you use acrylic or enamel matt coat before adding the oil/enamel wash? I used Gunze H20 over MRP paints in this instance. Basically it's the gunze matt varnish though I think Tamiya is. It too far off the mark. I do recommend the...
by Jamesv9820
Wed 24 May 2017, 10:24 pm
Forum: Aircraft Modelling
Topic: Panel Wash questions
Replies: 8
Views: 3007

Re: Panel Wash questions

Just to share my experience recently. I have switched the way I do things and I think the effect is quiet good. I have finished the model off (clear varnish, decals, seal) then I have added a matt coat, let dry and then applied the wash... Using the Mig-Ammo range of washes, a light pin wash was dro...
by Jamesv9820
Mon 03 Oct 2016, 9:36 pm
Forum: Aircraft Modelling
Topic: Eduard 1/48 Spitfire Mk.XVI
Replies: 14
Views: 3878

Re: Eduard 1/48 Spitfire Mk.XVI

Looking good mr G
by Jamesv9820
Sun 02 Oct 2016, 11:09 pm
Forum: Aircraft Modelling
Topic: Academy 1/48 F-4B Phantom - complete
Replies: 23
Views: 7473

Re: Academy 1/48 F-4B Phantom

Looking great!

Will have to dig one out soon as you said. The Tamiya Tomcat looks sublime but have you seen the AmK one?
by Jamesv9820
Thu 29 Sep 2016, 7:54 pm
Forum: Aircraft Modelling
Topic: Academy 1/48 F-4B Phantom - complete
Replies: 23
Views: 7473

Re: Academy 1/48 F-4B Phantom

Looks fantastic Derek. I have the B, D and 2 J's in the stash, all Eduard kits. Looking at this it makes me want to get on with one of mine!
by Jamesv9820
Thu 29 Sep 2016, 7:53 pm
Forum: Aircraft Modelling
Topic: Eduard's 1/48 Top Falcons F-16 *Finished*
Replies: 8
Views: 4668

Re: Eduard's 1/48 Top Falcons F-16 *Finished*

As I said on Facebook mate. A cracker. Great to see you building again!
by Jamesv9820
Thu 25 Aug 2016, 8:16 am
Forum: Aircraft Modelling
Topic: Daz's Maltese Falcon - Airfix 1/24th kit
Replies: 46
Views: 13192

Re: Daz's Maltese Falcon - Airfix 1/24th kit

DerekF wrote:Amazing. 27 (now 28) replies and no model on show. Most finished models on show here get nowhere near that sort of response.......


Bit tongue and cheek there Derek but I know what you mean. Still it's good to see some interest in the section!

Hope all is ok with you...
by Jamesv9820
Tue 23 Aug 2016, 10:19 pm
Forum: Aircraft Modelling
Topic: Daz's Maltese Falcon - Airfix 1/24th kit
Replies: 46
Views: 13192

Re: Daz's Maltese Falcon - Airfix 1/24th kit

I know the feeling. Just cleared my desk and am thinking what to do next. Nice to be back at the desk after an absence but not for the desire to do anything!
by Jamesv9820
Tue 23 Aug 2016, 8:30 pm
Forum: Aircraft Modelling
Topic: Hobby Boss 1:48 Sukhoi Su-30MKK Release Date
Replies: 4
Views: 2509

Re: Hobby Boss 1:48 Sukhoi Su-30MKK Release Date

Sod that. Go for the 32 scale one instead!
by Jamesv9820
Tue 23 Aug 2016, 8:14 pm
Forum: Aircraft Modelling
Topic: Daz's Maltese Falcon - Airfix 1/24th kit
Replies: 46
Views: 13192

Re: Daz's Maltese Falcon - Airfix 1/24th kit

Ignore the unconstructive comments on here Daz Look forward to seeing something from you soon. Anyone that does not build or at least share what they do should realise it takes time and willingness to get on with model kits. Personally I haven't had time to do anything for a while here and when I do...
by Jamesv9820
Wed 18 May 2016, 10:42 pm
Forum: Photography Hints, Tips & Questions
Topic: Sigma 150-600 Sport - any feedback?
Replies: 16
Views: 6641

Re: Sigma 150-600 Sport - any feedback?

Why not go for a 1.4x with the 100-400 - I had that for my 5d3 and 100-400 mk1 and It worked a treat and works even better with my 100-400mk2 Just an observation really - or had you looked into that option? My 150-600 arrived today - with a Nikon mount - I have an EOS 5D All the Amazon Warehouse dea...
by Jamesv9820
Fri 13 May 2016, 3:45 pm
Forum: Aviation Waffle
Topic: RAF Marham Enthusiasts Day/ Night shoot
Replies: 66
Views: 12906

Re: RAF Marham Enthusiasts Day/ Night shoot

Gone for one too.