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F-14A Tomcat Trumpeter

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#46 Mark Jackson

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Posted 17 April 2017 - 10:40 PM

I've started on another Academy F/A-18C Hornet - the workbench is chocked full with parts.  The Tomcat just wore me down but I'm sure it will get completed in the future.

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Posted 17 April 2017 - 10:44 PM


Looking forward to your Hornet thread and when the juices start flowing again for the Tomcat, we'll all be waiting.

Keep 'em coming


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Posted 18 April 2017 - 02:41 PM

Have you considered the Aires F-14A nozzles for the Tamiya kit?  They might fit and they look really nice.  Kit # 2188 if you're interested.




As above Marcel, Aires also makes really nice nozzles for the F-14B/D as well.  Also, with some work and lots of aftermarket parts, the Trumpeter kit can look really good.




If you're interested Kirk, I have a build thread of the A-10A (converted to A-10C) kit here.  It was a lot of work, but the end result turned out pretty good if I do say so myself. :rolleyes:   Skip to the last page to see the results......






Hi Chuck,


Thank you and yes I have followed your A-10C build over on ARC and you most certainly conquered that challenge.  One of these days I will muster up the courage to tackle it, but for the time being my professional work keeps me way to busy and have I limited time to model, so keeping project(s) on the bench that do not require intensive care.  Love you current F-15 build, that one I may tackle myself very soon.



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1/32 Tamiya F4U-1A Corsair of VF-17 "Jolly Rogers" - 1/32 Trumpeter F-14B of VF-103 "Jolly Rogers" 

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