Hello fellow modelers.  I now embark on my 4th and final 1/18 scale mod project - an F4U Corsair.  My past efforts have been a P-51D (Miss Velma), a P-38J (Lucky Lady), and a P-47D (Glen Eagleston's Eagle).  You can find articles on the P-51 and P-38, and WIP and RFI posts on the P-47 on this site, if interested.  All three took more than two years each, and I expect the Corsair will too.  At least.   Here are the customary "before" shots: