photo's show the scratchbuilt cockpit, air intake, nose gear bay, radar
intake bullet and rear bulkhead. The radar fairing is the nose from a
Matchbox 1/72nd scale Mirage.
3. The side consoles come from an Italeri
Tornado kit. The above photo has been taken after major assembly. The main
gear bays were too shallow so I hollowed them out with a hobby power tool.
These photo's are taken in the Conservatory at my Father's house. Years
later - now that I own my own house with a Conservatory - I use my
Conservatory for Model photography.
Now the model is inverted in this outdoor shot. The ladder is a photo-etch one
rear garden photo. The building in the background is a warehouse behind the
garden at my Father's House.
Close-up the of the tail.
nose and cockpit. Ejection seat us white metal from Aeroclub.
Final shot. This was technically a very good build but it never looked good.
It needed engraved panel lines and a subtle wash and weathering.