Airfix Logo

Humbrol Logo

The Airfix Tribute Forum was established in April 2006 to discuss the making of Airfix models.

Email: admin at airfixtributeforum.co.uk

It is currently Tue 26 Sep 2017 02:57 am

All times are UTC [ DST ]





Post new topic Reply to topic  [ 901 posts ]  Go to page Previous  1 ... 42, 43, 44, 45, 46  Next
Author Message
 Post subject: Re: Fred's Portfolio
PostPosted: Wed 30 Aug 2017 20:02 pm 
Offline
Silver Bar
Silver Bar
User avatar

Joined: Fri 18 Jun 2010 13:34 pm
Posts: 10214
Location: D'Dee, N'orn I'rn
: --------------------
: Group Build Guru
: AMSIG member
lof03 wrote:
... Bit of a middle east thing going on? :think:
you reckon? I wonder wot makes you think that? :wink:

Thanks again chaps :cheers:

Finished this the same evening as the Il-28 but just got photographing it today
Hobbyboss 1/72 MiG 15bis, Egyptian Air Force, 1967
Image
[24.5]

and this little one just before last weekend;
Italeri 1/72 Hughes 500C, Finnish Airforce, KuljLLV UTTI, 1978
Image
[25.5] That is one small helicopter so it is
More pictures here; viewtopic.php?f=172&t=46961&p=784309#p784309

_________________
Al speling misteaks aer all mi own werk..
Its not just how good your painting is, its how good the touch-ups are too.


Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject: Re: Fred's Portfolio
PostPosted: Tue 05 Sep 2017 06:15 am 
Offline
Silver Bar
Silver Bar
User avatar

Joined: Sun 25 Sep 2011 07:05 am
Posts: 10928
Location: Sydney Australia
: Portfolio
Beautiful work mate!! :clapping:

_________________
" .... mmmmm, the smell of plastic glue, there's so much dried on my fingers I can't feel anything ....... but I finally got this kit finished!!!! "
My Portfolio


Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject: Re: Fred's Portfolio
PostPosted: Sun 10 Sep 2017 15:20 pm 
Offline
Silver Bar
Silver Bar
User avatar

Joined: Fri 18 Jun 2010 13:34 pm
Posts: 10214
Location: D'Dee, N'orn I'rn
: --------------------
: Group Build Guru
: AMSIG member
Thank you, :cheers:

Latest finished
1/72 Frog/Novo Miles Master III

Image
[26.5]
More photos to be seen here; viewtopic.php?f=172&t=7369&p=785008#p785008

_________________
Al speling misteaks aer all mi own werk..
Its not just how good your painting is, its how good the touch-ups are too.


Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject: Re: Fred's Portfolio
PostPosted: Sun 10 Sep 2017 16:11 pm 
Offline
Bronze Star
Bronze Star
User avatar

Joined: Thu 10 Mar 2011 22:22 pm
Posts: 896
Location: Netherlands
Nice build of an old kit!

jan

_________________
Currently working on: My Big 1/72 Stuka Project
Just finished: Heinkel He 177A-5/R2 w/ Fritz X (Revell 04616 - 1/72)
My Portfolio
My Workbench
My Stash


Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject: Re: Fred's Portfolio
PostPosted: Sun 10 Sep 2017 18:58 pm 
Offline
Green Star
Green Star

Joined: Thu 15 Dec 2016 14:26 pm
Posts: 142
Location: Machelen, Belgium
: --------------------
I have an unbuild Miles Master somewhere, so I am really impressed by the work you put in it.


Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject: Re: Fred's Portfolio
PostPosted: Sun 10 Sep 2017 19:19 pm 
Offline
Gold & Bronze Stars
Gold & Bronze Stars

Joined: Sun 14 Feb 2016 00:00 am
Posts: 3515
Location: South Australia (Ex Brit)
: --------------------
Another great set of varied models Fred, (not much on telly, I gather), well done.
Mike


Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject: Re: Fred's Portfolio
PostPosted: Mon 11 Sep 2017 07:27 am 
Offline
Silver Bar
Silver Bar
User avatar

Joined: Sun 25 Sep 2011 07:05 am
Posts: 10928
Location: Sydney Australia
: Portfolio
Nicely done Fred :clapping:

_________________
" .... mmmmm, the smell of plastic glue, there's so much dried on my fingers I can't feel anything ....... but I finally got this kit finished!!!! "
My Portfolio


Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject: Re: Fred's Portfolio
PostPosted: Mon 11 Sep 2017 08:15 am 
Offline
Gold Star
Gold Star

Joined: Thu 26 Jan 2012 14:09 pm
Posts: 2081
Location: Scunthorpe Lincolnshire.
Very nice additions :thumb:

_________________
My Portfolio
Work in progress


Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject: Re: Fred's Portfolio
PostPosted: Mon 11 Sep 2017 14:24 pm 
Offline
Silver Bar
Silver Bar
User avatar

Joined: Fri 18 Jun 2010 13:34 pm
Posts: 10214
Location: D'Dee, N'orn I'rn
: --------------------
: Group Build Guru
: AMSIG member
again, thank you chaps :cheers:

A long time resident of my MU shelf, from May 2016 so its not been there as long as some others.
It was sitting for ages waiting for me to paint the white

1/72 Airfix Harrier GR5 of 1 squadron during exercises in Norway

Image
[27.5]
More photos to be seen here; viewtopic.php?f=32&t=9260&p=785111#p785111

_________________
Al speling misteaks aer all mi own werk..
Its not just how good your painting is, its how good the touch-ups are too.


Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject: Re: Fred's Portfolio
PostPosted: Mon 11 Sep 2017 20:44 pm 
Offline
Blue Star
Blue Star
User avatar

Joined: Mon 19 Jun 2017 04:48 am
Posts: 585
Location: Montevideo, Uruguay
: --------------------
That's a very unusual Harrier, Fred, but I like it very much :!:

_________________
Airfix: more than a brand, a feeling!
Danny_1960 Portfolio


Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject: Re: Fred's Portfolio
PostPosted: Wed 13 Sep 2017 05:19 am 
Offline
Silver Bar
Silver Bar
User avatar

Joined: Sun 25 Sep 2011 07:05 am
Posts: 10928
Location: Sydney Australia
: Portfolio
Nice :thumb:

_________________
" .... mmmmm, the smell of plastic glue, there's so much dried on my fingers I can't feel anything ....... but I finally got this kit finished!!!! "
My Portfolio


Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject: Re: Fred's Portfolio
PostPosted: Wed 13 Sep 2017 20:31 pm 
Offline
Gold Star
Gold Star
User avatar

Joined: Sat 18 Jul 2015 11:23 am
Posts: 2248
Location: Coventry (ish)
: --------------------
: Group Build Guru
: Airfix Modelling SIG Member
Well done fred, both a bit different

_________________
Modelling Intentionally: Courtesy. Integrity. Perseverance. Self Control. Indomitable Spirit.
Portfolio Workbench


Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject: Re: Fred's Portfolio
PostPosted: Mon 18 Sep 2017 11:39 am 
Offline
Silver Bar
Silver Bar
User avatar

Joined: Fri 18 Jun 2010 13:34 pm
Posts: 10214
Location: D'Dee, N'orn I'rn
: --------------------
: Group Build Guru
: AMSIG member
A few more finished.

1/72 Hobbyboss N.A. Texan converted to an RAF Harvard IIB
500 sqd, RAF Malling 1952
Image
[28.5]
More photos; viewtopic.php?f=172&t=51459

Italeri 1/72 Douglas RB-66
USAF 19th TRF, 10th TRW RAF Alconbury, 1964
Image
[29.5]
More photos; viewtopic.php?f=172&t=51460

One from the MU shelf.
Airfix 1/72 Vampire T.11
Started for the ATF 11th Anniversary GB
Image
[30.5]
The marks on the orange are digital artifacts in the photo; not on the model
More photos; viewtopic.php?f=32&t=37511&p=785709#p785709

Found an old tool Red Arrows Gnat in a week box, so I threw it together yesterday;
Image
[31.5]


Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject: Re: Fred's Portfolio
PostPosted: Mon 18 Sep 2017 20:14 pm 
Offline
Site Owner
User avatar

Joined: Sat 22 Apr 2006 07:32 am
Posts: 61963
Location: Northampton UK
: Site Owner
: Administrator
: Group Build Guru
: Group Build Leader
: Model Portfolio
Nice additions 8-)

_________________
Living the dream
My Portfolio
My current Workbench


Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject: Re: Fred's Portfolio
PostPosted: Tue 19 Sep 2017 10:37 am 
Offline
Silver Bar
Silver Bar
User avatar

Joined: Sun 25 Sep 2011 07:05 am
Posts: 10928
Location: Sydney Australia
: Portfolio
Great work Fred, love the RB-66 :clapping: :clapping:

_________________
" .... mmmmm, the smell of plastic glue, there's so much dried on my fingers I can't feel anything ....... but I finally got this kit finished!!!! "
My Portfolio


Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject: Re: Fred's Portfolio
PostPosted: Tue 19 Sep 2017 11:08 am 
Offline
Red Star
Red Star
User avatar

Joined: Tue 07 Jun 2016 09:16 am
Posts: 426
Location: Hertfordshire or Newcastle
: --------------------
3 nice jets and a superb Texan, well done Fred :thumb:

_________________
I'm not weird, it is totally normal to have this many little plastic aeroplanes Mum... Honest!
-Joe-
My Portfolio


Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject: Re: Fred's Portfolio
PostPosted: Tue 19 Sep 2017 14:28 pm 
Offline
Blue Star
Blue Star
User avatar

Joined: Mon 19 Jun 2017 04:48 am
Posts: 585
Location: Montevideo, Uruguay
: --------------------
Very nice models, Fred! :clapping:
You know, the Uruguayan Air Force used the A6 Texan as Fly Trainer in the forties and we still have one in fly conditions. I've read that the Texan could be a very good COIN (Counter Insurgence) plane for fighting guerrillas that don't have AA missiles.

_________________
Airfix: more than a brand, a feeling!
Danny_1960 Portfolio


Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject: Re: Fred's Portfolio
PostPosted: Tue 19 Sep 2017 17:13 pm 
Offline
Silver Bar
Silver Bar
User avatar

Joined: Fri 18 Jun 2010 13:34 pm
Posts: 10214
Location: D'Dee, N'orn I'rn
: --------------------
: Group Build Guru
: AMSIG member
Thank you again chaps :cheers:

Thanks for that Danny.
I know nothing about the Air Forces of all the South American Countries


Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject: Re: Fred's Portfolio
PostPosted: Tue 19 Sep 2017 18:08 pm 
Offline
Silver Star
Silver Star

Joined: Wed 24 Jun 2015 18:18 pm
Posts: 1657
Location: Oregon, USA
: --------------------
Great builds Fred! All of them look great!

_________________
Johnnyb


Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject: Re: Fred's Portfolio
PostPosted: Wed 20 Sep 2017 00:26 am 
Offline
Silver Star
Silver Star
User avatar

Joined: Thu 04 Apr 2013 00:26 am
Posts: 1768
Location: Northants
: --------------------
Good crop of trainers there Fred!
I'm impressed!

_________________
Building:
Airfix 1/32 7th Cavalry/ Indians/ Cowboys, Airfix 1/400 Gneiseneau, Revell 1/72 P47D, Italeri 1/35 Elefant, Airfix 1/72 ME262
Remember - It's only a piece of plastic!


Top
 Profile  
 
Display posts from previous:  Sort by  
Post new topic Reply to topic  [ 901 posts ]  Go to page Previous  1 ... 42, 43, 44, 45, 46  Next

All times are UTC [ DST ]


Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 1 guest


You cannot post new topics in this forum
You cannot reply to topics in this forum
You cannot edit your posts in this forum
You cannot delete your posts in this forum

Jump to:  
Powered by phpBB® Forum Software © phpBB Group

The Airfix Tribute Forum

The Airfix Tribute Forum - Est. 2006 | Make a Donation


modelsforsale.com