'From The Storm'
Related group builds 2021
Any subject past, present, fictional that is named after any weather phenomena (including translation).
Organised by Richard Napper
1/72 Arma Hobby Hurricane 2C “expert” set. Master barrels and
Quickboost exhaust (and control column) otherwise from the box.
By Richard Napper
Eduard 1/144 Thunderbolt
Bandai 1/48 Snowspeeder, Out of box build.
Airfix 1/48 EE Lightning F6. 74 Sqn Tenagh Singapore circa 1971.
Aries resin cockpit and jet pipes , Aeroclub nose ring – Master pitot
Amory wheels , mix of Eduard / Airwaves etch , little lenses , some scratch details (opened vents
/gun barrels & camera/brake lines/aerials/holographic heads to missiles etc).
Vallejo metal colours /acrylics – SNJ polishing powder. Decals a mix of kit and Xtradecals.
Revell 1/48 F.3 Tornado, 56 Sqn RAF Coningsby. A mixture of Aviation
Workshop, Xtradecal & Eduard decals; Master Pitot and AOA, Eduard seat harness.
A bitch of a kit with regard to fixing flaps and decals. Aviation Workshop ones
were designed for Academy kit and too big for this one; I had to remove the inner
sidewinder off each wing as they fouled with the deployed flaps.
Airfix 1/72 Tyhpoon OOB
Airfix 1/72 Tyhpoon
First 1/72nd scale aircraft for many years, and first WW2 aircraft for even more than many years. Enjoyed it though.
Airfix 1/48 trop Hawker Hurricane Mk1 V7752 “SF”137 Sqn, Sqn hack 2TAF, RAF @ B78
Eindhoven, Oct 1944. Kit, purchased from Airfix Swindon shop shutdown sale
for £12, very good kit, converted back to standard.
Sword 1/72 Lightning Mk2 Decals from a variety of sources to give a plane
from 19 Squadron. blue/white markings were the blue pained and white check decals on top. Nose
wheel and leg from Barracuda as kit was a short shot. Seat from same company. Various Alclad paints for metallic finish.
1/35 Dragon Wirblewind Herman Goring Panzer Division, Alsace Lorraine, 1945 with Italeri Ammo
Trailer with Value Gear resin tarps, Master replacement gun barrels. Painted with AK, Vallejo and Tamiya paints.