TestorsGee Bee R1 Racer
1/48 scale model of the famous Gee Bee
Racer - winner of the 1932 Thompson air race flown by Jimmy Doolittle at an average speed of 252 mph. Built
by the Granville Brothers Aircraft company in 1931, it pioneered the use of the bubble canopy, internal bracing and
a streamline shape that many other airraft manufacturers would later copy. Click on the link
above to read more about this amazing airplane and the steps I took to construct and paint the model.
Hasegawa'sBoeing's F4B-4 Navy Fighter
1/32 scale model of one of the most beautiful fighter to serve in the US Navy
during the inter-war period. A development of Boeing's P-12 fighter used by the US Army Air Corp, the
F4B series of aircraft served in the US Navy from 1929 to 1938. Click on the link
above to read more about this beautiful airplane and the steps I took to construct and paint the model.
Grumman E-2C Hawkeye 2000
1/72 scale model of the
2nd longest running aircraft in the US arsenal (the Boeing
B-52 being the longest). It came with over 160 parts
and around 75 decals. Click on the link above to view some more pictures of the this
fablous model that I built and painted.
Williams BrothersMartin Bomber
1/72 scale model of the most famous bomber
in aviation history. It not only revolutionized bomber aviation when it was introduced in 1932, it made all other existing
bombers and fighters obsolete. It also won the Colier Trophy in 1932 for the significant achievements in aeronautics it introduced. Click on the link
above to read more about the development of this amazing bomber and the steps I took to construct and paint the model.