Just in time! :P
During WW2 Richard Dunnette Link trained in PBY's at Corpus Christi and later flew PBM's operationally in the pacific. Monday will be his 91st birthday. I'll be delivering this to his daughter tomorrow afternoon.
I made sure it was well used. A lot of training aircraft were...
Almost there. I just need to tidy the car up a little and do some drybrushing in white. Frankie needs a bit more than that. Tidy up the face. Paint in some eyes. Maybe I'll finish him with a nice wash of black India Ink. Haven't used that in a while. Oh, and then of course the DullCote.
Ok Guys and Gals,
Have you ever painted a kit to look like a B&W photo? I'm looking for anything anybody wants to throw out there. I'm want to try it on my current project. It sounded like a good idea. ;D :P ::)
I started it many moons ago. It's not bad. The windscreen doesn't fit worth beans and I lost the gunsight somewhere. That's ok though because it was just a blob of plastic. I'll attach one at a later date. Maybe...
Where can I get an aftermarket cockpit and other stuff for the AMT X-Wing kit. I have the Flight Display version and the 1997 re-release. I think they are the same plastic. There is no cockpit to speak of.