February 20, 2015 McKinstry Meeting
Theme: Stormy Weather
Hawker Hurricane 1/48 Hasegawa – Mike Hanlon
AeroMaster Decals, Poly Scale paint
Typhoon Nuclear Sub Revell-Germany – Lee Lygiros. Several modifications to replicate actual type.
P-38 Lightning – John Koziol Sr.
IL-2 Sturmovik 1/48, Accurate Miniatures – Norris Graser
Kit decals, Gunze Sango and Model Master Paints. Originally built for Combat Aircraft kit review.
P-47D razorback 1/48 Monogram, SuperScale Decals – Norris Graser
Basic modifications including paralleling gun barrels, straightening wing pylons. Dropped the tail stabs a bit. Testors paint.
Tamiya P-47D Razorback 1/48 – Mike Hanlon
348th FG. Thundercal Decals, Tamiya paint.
Tamiya P-47M 1/48 – Jim Batchelder
61stFS/56FG “Lorene”. Kit decals, mixed black with dark blue for overall scheme.
P-47D Bubbletop 1/48 – Jim Batchelder
86th FG Grumpy, Eduard photo etch.
IL-2 Sturmivik 1/48, Tamiya – Mike Hanlon
Work in progress.
Ki-84 Hayate 1/32 Bandai – Steve Kumamoto
Scratch built interior, wheel doors, brake lines and replacement prop.
F-84G Republic Thunderjet 1/72 Academy – Dan Paulien
Alclad metal finish, crappy kit decals (!)
Typhoon 1/72 Airfix – Dan Paulien
Foil seat belts and Cartograf Decals.
Boeing E-8 J-STARS 1/144 Minicraft – Paul Gasiorowski. Model Master Acrylics. Some fit problems for the windscreen to fuselage fit.
BAE Lightning (2 versions) 1/72 Hasegawa – Dan Paulien
MB seats replaced with Aires resin,
Used Model Master Acrylics sealed with Future.