Category Archives: Revell

F6F-5 Hellcat finished

I have finally finished the Hellcat, including the base.  This was a fun model, however there were some particular nuances.  It wasn’t until I finished that I noticed an ugly seem forward of the cockpit.  Further, I didn’t like how … Continue reading

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Hellcat almost done

Changing jobs has put a crimp into the amount of time I can build during the week.  I’ve finished most of this build.  I’m waiting for paint to come in so I can paint the base.  So, here are two … Continue reading

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1st coat on the Hellcat

I’ve painted the first coat on the plane.  As this is brush-painted, I’m going to add a second coat.  Then ordinance.  Then Future.  Then decals.  Then sealant.  I haven’t decided if it will be glossy or flat.

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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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