Sunday, 24 September 2017

P-47D Thunderbolts Almost There






I managed to almost finish the Raiden Miniatures P-47D 'Jugs' this afternoon but have now packed up for the day, ready to finish them off tomorrow evening. I need to paint the prop bosses, add individual code letters to the fuselage sides, possibly add a little more nose art and some tail bars, then paint the flight stands.  I will then seal everything with matt varnish and paint the canopies in gloss to give them a shine. I'm glad to be getting close to the finishing post with these planes but have really enjoyed the process, even if it has had me swearing like a trooper on more than one occasion!

2 comments:

  1. Yet more fine work Jim ... I am in awe of the drive to get things done that you exhibit again and again!

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