Category Archives: P-47

P-47 Pilots Books and Memoirs

To learn more about tactical air force pilots, squadrons, and history I’ve taken up reading pilot memoirs and autobiographies.  As such, I’ve compiled a list of the books I’ve read, in alphabetical order by pilot.  As I add to the … Continue reading

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P-47 Videos

This post is mostly so I don’t lose some links to cool P-47 videos. https://www.avgeekery.com/film-will-make-feel-like-flew-wwii-fighter-escort-mission/ As I find other videos, I’ll add them here.

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Finished Revell P-47 Thunderbolt – The Bug

I’m calling this one finished.  I could probably keep going for months nit-picking it.  As it is there are plenty of warts on it.  But, for the first model in 30 years, I’m happy.  Time to move on to the … Continue reading

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A couple of pre-wash pictures

I’ve been trying to finish the Jug up for a group build I’ve participated in.  As such, I got most of the plane done.  I need to add a wash to the plane, some pigment (to dirty up the wheels) … Continue reading

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Sub-assemblies

I’m working on Revell’s P-47D Razorback; I’m going to make The Bug.  This is probably my first model in 30+ years, and so far it has been a lot of fun.  I’m waiting for some paints to arrive so I … Continue reading

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