Abingdon IPMS

Competition 1 - 2022

The winning team:  Kevin (Second), Laurence (First) & Tim (Third)

First

ICM 1/35 Ford WOT6 Recovery By Laurence 

Modified from ICM kit, shortned chassis, modified rear body and rear cover

from spares box. Some scratch built tools etc . Mini Art Weaver crane

Second

CGS Models 1/8th?? Carabiner Borodino 1812 by Kevin G 

Resin OOB

Third

Special Hobby 1/48 Tempest II by Tim

Boxing of Eduard kit. Pitot tube replaced with metal tube, otherwise OOB

The other entries

Revell 1/32 Bell X-1 by Kiran

Cutting Edge decals , Vallejo & Tamiya paints

Ertl 1/2500 Star Trek – Enterprise set by Kiran

Vallejo paints, Home made masks, PNT model hull markings, Enterprise A decals

Eduard 1/48 P-51D-5 Mustang by Si 

317th FS, 325th FG, 5th AF, Lesina, Italy August 1944

Tamiya 1/35 Specail Air Service Jeep by Graham

Eduard photo etch update set Evolution figures

Eduard 1/48 Sptifire Mk II LR By Tim

Eduard Mk I converted to Mk II, with Paval asymmetric long range tank for LR version

Decals for 19 Sqd from spares box

Tamiya 1/48 F-16C Black 25 by Si

33rd TFS, 363 TFW, Al Dhafra, UAE Op Desert Storm 1991.

Elite decals, Eduard Mk82 bombs & pod

Moiebius 1/32 Cylon Raider from Battlestar Galactica by Bob

Testors 1/48 Sr-71 & Revell 1/144 Mig-31 by Kiran

‘Catch me if you can!’

Sr-71: True Details cockpit, Master Model pitot tube, Metallic Details resin inlet cones,

Photo etch grids & jet nozzles, After Burner Part one Decals

Removal of raised panel lines and re-scribed, Addition of rivet detail. Modified pilots added.

Camera bay detail added. Internal engines added.

Finished in Vallejo, Citadel paints. Backdrop by Coastal Kit bases.

This project took me Eight years and way better than the new Revell kit! 

Tim: Do I have to stand here?

A: YES !