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The Modelling News Build Review Pt III ZoukeiMura 148th scale

The Modelling News Build Review Pt III ZoukeiMura 148th scale

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Build Review Pt III: Zoukei-Mura 1/48th scale Horten Ho-229

Zoukei-Mura 1/48th scale Horten Ho-229 Pt.II Build review

In this case, I used one of the Dark Brown washes for the upper surfaces and a Dark Grey for the RLM76 under surfaces.

Gallery: Gary's 48th scale Horten Ho 229 from Zoukei-Mura

Build Guide Pt.III: Bruce finishes Kittyhawk's 48th scale Su-35 "Flanker E"

The base Gary made to complement (and give the model some base in reality which he always seems to do so well) is explained in Part II of the build in the ...

As a final flourish, I added some exhaust streaking over the metal sections on the tail. Several very light coats of Tamiya Red Brown and Tire Black ...

Build Guide Review Pt I: Bruce's take on Kittyhawk's 48th scale Super Etendard.

One thing that caught me by surprise was the small (but very noticeable) step that resulted on both left and right joins. The step was present on both top ...

Build Guide: Spitfire Mk HF VIII in 48th scale from Eduard - see Bruce get it all together.

Fitting the Flanker - Eth's build of the 1/48th Eduard Su-27 Pt.I

Horten Ho-229 - Build Review Pt II.Zoukei-Mura Super Wing Series No. 3. Scale: 1:48th. Started: March 2016. Finished: ... Instruction download link

A Starfire thing - our build of the F-94C Pt.III

... need to take a serious look at their moulding quality and improving their printed matter such as decals, marking guides and instructions if they want to ...

Build Review Pt II: Zoukei-Mura 1/48th scale Horten Ho-229

Build Guide: Spitfire Mk HF VIII From Eduard Model accessories 1/48th scale

After several filling and sanding sessions, the step on the wing join was dealt with. Panel lines were re-scribed, rivets re-added and openings such as ...

ICM has just released their new 48th scale Junkers Ju 88С-6b Night Fighter to your local hobby shop. We have some of the sprues, CADs and of course the ...

Amusing Hobby continues into an alternate 1946 with their test shot build up of the Focke-Wulf Triebflügel in 1/48th scale. We look at the test kit partial ...

It's now time to attach the cockpit framework assembly. Once again I deviated from the suggested assembly sequence and chose instead to build and paint the ...

Thomas reviews the 1/48th scale from Zoukei Mura - enter the "Shin Den"

Build Review Pt II: Zoukei-Mura 1/48th scale Horten Ho-229

Gary's build of Zoukei-Mura's 48th scale Ho 229 Horten - Pt.I getting it all together.

I did consider cutting some of the other panels away but to be honest got cold feet about the thought of working like this with clear plastic as it is much ...

In-Boxed: Bruce is building the Sukhoi Su-35 "Flanker-E" in 48th scale from Kittyhawk Models

To get a tight joint between the upper panels I had to use a couple of clamps. This was the first time I could not achieve a perfect fit without some brute ...

The internal framework when viewed from the rear. It's true that not much of this specific detail will be seen on the finished model but remember that the ...

Dry Fit Review: 1/48th scale Yakovlev Yak-130 'Mitten' from Kittyhawk.

The Modelling News: Trumpeter's March new releases - Delta Darts, Fireflies & the Big E..

Horten Ho-229 - Build Review Gallery.Zoukei-Mura Super Wing Series No. 3. Scale: 1:48th. Started: March 2016. Finished: September 2016

In-Boxed: Andrew Perren shows us his "Chopper" in his 48th scale UH-1D/H "Huey" review.

Review: Valiant Wings – “Building the North American P-51D Mustang – A Detailed Guide to building the Zoukei-Mura 1/32nd kit”

Based on the latest reference materials in the recent years, this model features accurate profile, complete weapons bay and air inlet ducts and lots of ...

Another view of the assembled cannons within the body of the aircraft. These need to be installed now before we add the engines which occupy the bulk of the ...

For both these areas, I used the kit provided decals. Under a light wash and some minimal dry brushing, the cockpit looks weary but not overly worn.

As a present Gary gifts us a early gallery of his completed 1/48th scale Mig- 25 from Kittyhawk - Happy Christmas Comrades!

The Azure Blue demarcation was then masked with Tamiya tape and the first of the upper colours, Middle Stone applied freehand to roughly approximate the ...

The Modelling News: Build Review Pt II: Zoukei-Mura 1/48th scale Horten Ho-229

Making your model not so "completely perfect" actually make it look more realistic in my opinion. In the next part ...

I like to do this as it gives some life to the paint finish – especially on “boring” greys which I model a lot of.

Build Guide Pt IV: Gary Finishes his Eduard 48th scale Vought F-8E Crusader 'Limited Edition'

With the upper frame attached, the model is starting to look very busy. I can understand now why ZM provides the outer skin of this model in clear plastic.

We review the 1/48th scale Mirage F.1B from KittyHawk

Gary dry-fits the Fitter: Review of the Kittyhawk's 48th scale Sukhoi Su-22 M3/M4

The Modelling News: Build Review Pt II: Zoukei-Mura 1/48th scale

A brand New Book & Separate Decal Set Featuring I(J)/ LG 2 & JG 77 from Luftfahrtverlag-Start

A test fit of the in-progress pylon, MER and bombs to check the alignment is correct. Now is the time to discover problems and rectify them before we get ...

Eth gives us his unique perspective when building the new Tarangus kit of the SAAB A32A kit in 1/48th - today we look at the plane itself and get started a ...

Kittyhawk's latest kit is going to look at closely – the new tooling of the Dassault-Breguet Super Étendard in 1/48th scale has been made up into not only ...

Ethelian continues his build of the Su-27 at apace - This is a daunting kit with all of the excellent aftermartket details but Eth is making it look easy ...

Tamiya (the lighter grey) on the centre fuselage with the darker Alclad grey on the outer wings.

Build review: Bronco Models 48th scale Curtiss P-40C (Hawk 81-A2) Fighter AVG

Great Wall Hobby's 1/48th scale F-15B/D Eagle Pt III

The Modelling News: Pt.IV Painting & Weathering Guide: Lockheed Martin F-35A JSF Lightning II From Meng Models

After an In-Box and the first part of Gary's Construction Guide featuring the Cockpit tub & Pilot - today sees the second part of the build where Gary ...

The Modelling News: F2H-2/2P Banshee from Kittyhawk in 1/48th, both fighter & now recon test kits built up.

For your modelling degustation this week we have a new kit No 4801 – the 1/48th scale Fw 189A-1 “Nachtjäger” from Great Wall Hobby from China.

A few weeks ago, we presented you with a review of the latest kit of AvantGarde Model Kits,the Fouga Magister in 1/48th scale.

MiG-31 BM Foxhound in 48th scale - Have AvantGarde Model Kits made a marvellous MiG?

Okay, with that in-box update out of the way, let's get on to the build itself. Unusually for an aircraft kit, the construction begins with the engines.

The Modelling News: Swedish subsonic spear – the Tarangus 1/48th Scale SAAB A32 Lansen A Pt. II

I like the variation that we are seeing here already. If you look closely you can see some of the yellow and blue pre-shading as well.

Pt.III Finishing & Weathering: Bronco's 48th scale Curtiss Mk.IIB Tomahawk (P-40C)

Make no mistake, the F-15 was an exceptional aircraft and still is. However, the Intelligent Flight Control System was intended to make it a superlative ...

Meng's Mustang P-51D in 48th scale – we have some details about how it snaps together…

1/48th scale

Revell of Germany's new Items for November have the most popular German WWII Jet & tank, ships from the past & present, fast cars,smaller scale weapons, ...

The last of the Lightning's are ready to strike a hobby shop very soon…

Andrew Perren's build of the Eduard Model Accessories "Limited Edition" 48th scale Harrier Gr7/9 has finished. For those following the last three parts we ...

In-boxed: Gary reviews Kittyhawk's 48th scale Vought XF5U-1 "Flying Pancake"

KittyHawk 1/48th Sepecat Jaguar A build Pt I of II

Italeri always seems to bring something different – even though a lot may seem the same in each month's models – they really do try and make kits for ...

I also did some test fitting of the AeroBonus pilot/seat and had to trim a little off the bottom to get him to sit right.

Swedish subsonic spear – the Tarangus 1/48th Scale SAAB A32 Lansen A - Pt. III

Danny Daco has seen this, and decided to try and produce his own Magister – but this time in a more detailed version in this larger scale of 1/32nd.

In-Boxed: Eduard 1/48th scale Harrier Gr7/9 "Limited Edition" Kit

This new bunch of releases for February from Italeri includes large trucks, wargaming scale soviet tanks and a German Ambulance, with 48th scale aircraft ...

Build review: Jono gets Specific with his lightning from the Pacific.

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Build Guide Pt 2/4: Eduard 1/48th scale Harrier Gr7/9 "Limited Edition" Kit

1/48th scale. The AMX is a ground-attack aircraft for battlefield interdiction, close air support and reconnaissance missions. It was built until 1999 by ...

... a relatively new Chinese based after-market company who are "aiming for the finest masks, decals and other accessories for your plastic scale models.

I added some extra details to the walls including tie down rings and the smoke grenade racks which seem to be an Aussie specific thing.

The base Gary made to complement (and give the model some base in reality which he always seems to do so well) is explained in Part II of the build in the ...

See the amazing finishing work in this kit in the second part of the build guide.

Watching the northern limits of Japanese airspace isn't easy. Hokkaido, the northern island of the Japanese archipelago is far more rural and rugged than ...

I say almost, as a glaring admission to me is the lovely Brassin wheelset. I don't understand why Eduard left this out, as they did their other Sabre PE set ...

Decal Review - Vintage Eagle Publishing – Captured Eagles German WWII Aircraft Captured By the Allies in 1/48th and 1/32 scales

He has put his considerable skills into building the Eduard kit of the 48th scale ...

The idea is to keep each individual stage subtle and hopefully if it all works it all adds up in the end.

Gary used Alclad Aluminium for the shiny metal areas of the aircraft and he coated the whole model with several light coats of Future before decalling, ...

Always one to take interest in a 48th scale Jet with aftermarket parts, Gary thought this new "Limited Edition" boxing of Eduard's F-8E Crusader would be a ...

Review: Eduard's MiG-29 9-13 F.O.D. and Ladder in 1/48th scale

The second part of this Tarangus SAAB Lansen build from Eth and this kit which looked a bit basic is starting to turn into something with potential – today ...

In-Boxed: Gary gets to grips with Meng's new 48th scale Lockheed Martin F-35A JSF Lightning II

The open radome and avionics bays are provided in the kit but I did extra work in this area to more accurately detail them.

After your first pass, let the paint dry for a little while (10 mins) as this will allow it to darken and give you a better idea of what the final result ...

Finished: KittyHawk's 1/48th MiG-25 Foxbat build "On the Bench" by Gary Wickham. Parts I & II. If possible on The Modelling News ...

Build Review Pt III: Zoukei-Mura 1/48th scale Horten Ho-229

Zoukei-Mura 1/48th scale Horten Ho-229 Pt.II Build review

In this case, I used one of the Dark Brown washes for the upper surfaces and a Dark Grey for the RLM76 under surfaces.

The base Gary made to complement (and give the model some base in reality which he always seems to do so well) is explained in Part II of the build in the ...

As a final flourish, I added some exhaust streaking over the metal sections on the tail. Several very light coats of Tamiya Red Brown and Tire Black ...

Gallery: Gary's 48th scale Horten Ho 229 from Zoukei-Mura

One thing that caught me by surprise was the small (but very noticeable) step that resulted on both left and right joins. The step was present on both top ...

Build Guide Review Pt I: Bruce's take on Kittyhawk's 48th scale Super Etendard.

Build Review Pt II: Zoukei-Mura 1/48th scale Horten Ho-229

... need to take a serious look at their moulding quality and improving their printed matter such as decals, marking guides and instructions if they want to ...

Horten Ho-229 - Build Review Pt II.Zoukei-Mura Super Wing Series No. 3. Scale: 1:48th. Started: March 2016. Finished: ... Instruction download link

Build Guide: Spitfire Mk HF VIII in 48th scale from Eduard - see Bruce get it all together.

Fitting the Flanker - Eth's build of the 1/48th Eduard Su-27 Pt.I

The Azure Blue demarcation was then masked with Tamiya tape and the first of the upper colours, Middle Stone applied freehand to roughly approximate the ...

After several filling and sanding sessions, the step on the wing join was dealt with. Panel lines were re-scribed, rivets re-added and openings such as ...

Gary's build of Zoukei-Mura's 48th scale Ho 229 Horten - Pt.I getting it all together.

Amusing Hobby continues into an alternate 1946 with their test shot build up of the Focke-Wulf Triebflügel in 1/48th scale. We look at the test kit partial ...

Horten Ho-229 - Build Review Gallery.Zoukei-Mura Super Wing Series No. 3. Scale: 1:48th. Started: March 2016. Finished: September 2016

ICM has just released their new 48th scale Junkers Ju 88С-6b Night Fighter to your local hobby shop. We have some of the sprues, CADs and of course the ...

It's now time to attach the cockpit framework assembly. Once again I deviated from the suggested assembly sequence and chose instead to build and paint the ...

Build Guide Pt.III: Bruce finishes Kittyhawk's 48th scale Su-35 "Flanker E"

Build Guide: Spitfire Mk HF VIII From Eduard Model accessories 1/48th scale

In-Boxed: Andrew Perren shows us his "Chopper" in his 48th scale UH-1D/H "Huey" review.

Thomas reviews the 1/48th scale from Zoukei Mura - enter the "Shin Den"

I did consider cutting some of the other panels away but to be honest got cold feet about the thought of working like this with clear plastic as it is much ...

Dry Fit Review: 1/48th scale Yakovlev Yak-130 'Mitten' from Kittyhawk.

In-Boxed: Bruce is building the Sukhoi Su-35 "Flanker-E" in 48th scale from Kittyhawk Models

Based on the latest reference materials in the recent years, this model features accurate profile, complete weapons bay and air inlet ducts and lots of ...

For those of you building this kit, I thought you like to see the alignments of the dropped flaps I used. Wherever possible I like to avoid having ...

Review: Valiant Wings – “Building the North American P-51D Mustang – A Detailed Guide to building the Zoukei-Mura 1/32nd kit”

A Starfire thing - our build of the F-94C Pt.III

The Modelling News: Build Review Pt II: Zoukei-Mura 1/48th scale Horten Ho-229

With all the hardcore sanding done it was ok now to attach the delicate control surfaces. I chose to drop the flaps as I prefer the way this looked on the ...

1/48th scale

As a present Gary gifts us a early gallery of his completed 1/48th scale Mig- 25 from Kittyhawk - Happy Christmas Comrades!

Swedish subsonic spear – the Tarangus 1/48th Scale SAAB A32 Lansen A - Pt. III

Build Review Pt II: Zoukei-Mura 1/48th scale Horten Ho-229

I like to do this as it gives some life to the paint finish – especially on “boring” greys which I model a lot of.

In-Boxed: Eduard 1/48th scale Harrier Gr7/9 "Limited Edition" Kit

Great Wall Hobby's 1/48th scale F-15B/D Eagle Pt III

Ethelian continues his build of the Su-27 at apace - This is a daunting kit with all of the excellent aftermartket details but Eth is making it look easy ...

A brand New Book & Separate Decal Set Featuring I(J)/ LG 2 & JG 77 from Luftfahrtverlag-Start

We review the 1/48th scale Mirage F.1B from KittyHawk

Gary dry-fits the Fitter: Review of the Kittyhawk's 48th scale Sukhoi Su-22 M3/M4

The mottle finally came out like this and I was really happy with it – It did look random, but not any more like one of those little poisonous spotted frogs ...

Kittyhawk's 1/48th scale UH-1D "Huey" – just about to dust off.

Eth gives us his unique perspective when building the new Tarangus kit of the SAAB A32A kit in 1/48th - today we look at the plane itself and get started a ...

Build Guide Pt III: Gary lays several shades of grey on his Eduard 48th scale Vought F-8E Crusader 'Limited Edition'

After an In-Box and the first part of Gary's Construction Guide featuring the Cockpit tub & Pilot - today sees the second part of the build where Gary ...

Build review: Bronco Models 48th scale Curtiss P-40C (Hawk 81-A2) Fighter AVG

Kittyhawk's latest kit is going to look at closely – the new tooling of the Dassault-Breguet Super Étendard in 1/48th scale has been made up into not only ...

A test fit of the in-progress pylon, MER and bombs to check the alignment is correct. Now is the time to discover problems and rectify them before we get ...

The Modelling News: Trumpeter's March new releases - Delta Darts, Fireflies & the Big E..

Build Guide: Vought F-8E Crusader 'Limited Edition' From: Eduard Model Accessories Kit No# ED11110 1:48th Scale Hasegawa kit with added goodies from Eduard ...

The Modelling News: F2H-2/2P Banshee from Kittyhawk in 1/48th, both fighter & now recon test kits built up.

For your modelling degustation this week we have a new kit No 4801 – the 1/48th scale Fw 189A-1 “Nachtjäger” from Great Wall Hobby from China.

A few weeks ago, we presented you with a review of the latest kit of AvantGarde Model Kits,the Fouga Magister in 1/48th scale.

MiG-31 BM Foxhound in 48th scale - Have AvantGarde Model Kits made a marvellous MiG?

The Modelling News: Swedish subsonic spear – the Tarangus 1/48th Scale SAAB A32 Lansen A Pt. II

Okay, with that in-box update out of the way, let's get on to the build itself. Unusually for an aircraft kit, the construction begins with the engines.

Pt.III Finishing & Weathering: Bronco's 48th scale Curtiss Mk.IIB Tomahawk (P-40C)

I like the variation that we are seeing here already. If you look closely you can see some of the yellow and blue pre-shading as well.

Make no mistake, the F-15 was an exceptional aircraft and still is. However, the Intelligent Flight Control System was intended to make it a superlative ...

In-boxed: Gary reviews Kittyhawk's 48th scale Vought XF5U-1 "Flying Pancake"

Meng's Mustang P-51D in 48th scale – we have some details about how it snaps together…

Revell of Germany's new Items for November have the most popular German WWII Jet & tank, ships from the past & present, fast cars,smaller scale weapons, ...

The last of the Lightning's are ready to strike a hobby shop very soon…

The Modelling News: Build Review Pt II: Zoukei-Mura 1/48th scale

The Modelling News: Build Review Pt II: Zoukei-Mura 1/48th scale

The Modelling News: Build Review Pt III: Zoukei-Mura 1/48th scale

Trumpeter 1/32 A-6A Intruder VA-95 "Green Lizards" |

The Modelling News: Build Review Pt III: Zoukei-Mura 1/48th scale

The Modelling News: Build Review Pt III: Zoukei-Mura 1/48th scale

The idea is to keep each individual stage subtle and hopefully if it all works it all adds up in the end.

Gary used Alclad Aluminium for the shiny metal areas of the aircraft and he coated the whole model with several light coats of Future before decalling, ...

The base Gary made to complement (and give the model some base in reality which he always seems to do so well) is explained in Part II of the build in the ...

After your first pass, let the paint dry for a little while (10 mins) as this will allow it to darken and give you a better idea of what the final result ...

Watching the northern limits of Japanese airspace isn't easy. Hokkaido, the northern island of the Japanese archipelago is far more rural and rugged than ...

The base Gary made to complement (and give the model some base in reality which he always seems to do so well) is explained in Part II of the build in the ...

It's easy to think this is an overly engineered and complex model but my experience with building it has made me realise that is not the case. Each part ...

Trumpeter 1/32 A-6E TRAM Intruder | Large Scale Planes

The skin of this model is provided by ZM in clear plastic, not my favourite thing let me tell you. Clear plastic is much harder and therefore more brittle ...

The swastikas are provided in ZM in the box as two-part decals for you to assemble yourself.

Gary used MiG's Ammo pre-mixed washes for the panel line washes before he applied a final coat of Flat Clear with Polly Scale Flat Clear (acrylic) to bring ...

A progress shot of the undersides. The leading edge demarcation worked well with the Blu Tack and adds an additional visual feature to the model.

Remember that the outer panels are all clear plastic on this kit. The panels here are black because I primed them on the inside with black and over that ...

Zoukei-Mura F-4D Phantom II 1/48 SWS No.7 - Unboxing & Review

The Modelling News: Build Review Pt II: Zoukei-Mura 1/48th scale

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The Modelling News: Build Review Pt II: Zoukei-Mura 1/48th scale Horten Ho-229

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The Modelling News: Build Review Pt II: Zoukei-Mura 1/48th scale Horten Ho-229

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The Modelling News: Build Review Pt II: Zoukei-Mura 1/48th scale Horten Ho-229

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The Modelling News: Charlie's tour of Shizuoka Hobby Show 2017: Aircraft of all shapes