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Forum: Airport Creations Today, 05:15 AM
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Posted By barison82
Started work on the first part of the hangar bay...

Started work on the first part of the hangar bay assemblies. These are the steel trusses which will line the inside detail of the roof. A highly monotonous part of the kit to build! After building...
Forum: Airport Creations 09-22-2021, 08:47 AM
Replies: 104
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Posted By barison82
A few more, quickly set up with a couple of...

A few more, quickly set up with a couple of period aircraft to add to the ambience 😉 The actual foils are still to be designed and will be printed onto a vinyl mat. These were spare foils...
Forum: Airport Creations 09-22-2021, 08:43 AM
Replies: 104
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Posted By barison82
Another test kit has been completed, this one...

Another test kit has been completed, this one being part of the workshop blocks at the North Elevation of the engineering base. The two sets of hangar bays would bolt onto this part, and it’s a...
Forum: 1:400 Scale Model Aircraft 09-20-2021, 07:14 AM
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Views: 178,283
Posted By barison82
After years of searching, I finally found a copy...

After years of searching, I finally found a copy of an AeroMexico DC-10 in 1970’s colours. An absolute stunner, featuring fully polished/electroplated parts: fuselage, wings, h.stabs, v.stab + No.2...
Forum: Airliner Shows & Conventions 09-16-2021, 04:58 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 279
Posted By barison82
Hopefully will make this one as well.

Hopefully will make this one as well.
Forum: Airport Creations 09-14-2021, 09:12 AM
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Posted By barison82
Thanks for the positive feedback, much...

Thanks for the positive feedback, much appreciated. It’s a small step in the right direction and I will slowly start building the whole thing. I also need to design the foils and road detail/building...
Forum: Airport Creations 09-14-2021, 04:26 AM
Replies: 104
Views: 7,307
Posted By barison82
And a few more of some of the documents that will...

And a few more of some of the documents that will be included in the kit; much of the net assemblies will be printed on Archival Matte paper:
Forum: Airport Creations 09-14-2021, 04:22 AM
Replies: 104
Views: 7,307
Posted By barison82
A couple more - this time to demonstrate the...

A couple more - this time to demonstrate the 1:400 model vs. the 1:1:
Forum: Airport Creations 09-14-2021, 04:20 AM
Replies: 104
Views: 7,307
Posted By barison82
Just adding another quick update here from my...

Just adding another quick update here from my phone. I have started building test kits of the BEA Hangar model, having finished all the main parts and arranged the visual aid graphics to assist with...
Forum: Airliner Shows & Conventions 09-14-2021, 04:11 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,150
Posted By barison82
Hope Adrian recovers well from that and can make...

Hope Adrian recovers well from that and can make the next one. That’s a very good idea about a forum meet at 12pm 👍 As the first few hours are always high on adrenalin lol. Hope to be able to...
Forum: Airliner Shows & Conventions 09-14-2021, 03:58 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,150
Posted By barison82
Hi Keith - didn’t realise you were there! Yes I...

Hi Keith - didn’t realise you were there! Yes I had a mask on and with the current backdrop of everything I was very mindful of being as careful as possible as well. I got my GJ BEA Trident from...
Forum: Airliner Shows & Conventions 09-14-2021, 03:46 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,150
Posted By barison82
No worries at all Al - lol yes we must have been...

No worries at all Al - lol yes we must have been on the same bus, we nearly didn’t make it on ourselves but managed to sit in the front with the driver. Yeah the vibe was most definitely off and the...
Forum: Airliner Shows & Conventions 09-13-2021, 03:19 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,150
Posted By barison82
Thanks for the pics Robert, I didn’t do any this...

Thanks for the pics Robert, I didn’t do any this time, and that diorama was fabulous.

It was great to be back at the LGW fare but it was most definitely a more subdued vibe than normal, it just...
Forum: Airliner Shows & Conventions 09-06-2021, 02:41 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,150
Posted By barison82
Haha! Can’t miss that opportunity then. Awesome,...

Haha! Can’t miss that opportunity then. Awesome, glad you can make it all the way over for that one. Hopefully won’t be a too stressful journey and the virus won’t balls it all up again. Anyway,...
Forum: 1:400 Scale Model Aircraft 09-03-2021, 05:02 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 3,879
Posted By barison82
Will have to get the large titles Saul Bass SP....

Will have to get the large titles Saul Bass SP. Can’t resist that scheme, especially on the Jumbo.
Forum: 1:400 Scale Model Aircraft 09-03-2021, 04:56 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,070
Posted By barison82
No worries mate. I might catch you at the...

No worries mate. I might catch you at the upcoming LGW fair 👍
Forum: 1:400 Scale Model Aircraft 09-03-2021, 04:54 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,070
Posted By barison82
That certainly goes in the art world, as history...

That certainly goes in the art world, as history has shown with many superb copies going about, and subsequent influences. I get your point, but I agree with Al, it’s just polite to ask first. Also...
Forum: Airliner Shows & Conventions 09-02-2021, 06:07 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,150
Posted By barison82
Lucky I read this as I had it in my head the show...

Lucky I read this as I had it in my head the show on the 12th was at Kempton, thought LGW was cancelled for the year so that’s a bonus, hopefully the Heathrow fair will stay on for November as well...
Forum: 1:400 Scale Model Aircraft 09-02-2021, 05:45 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,070
Posted By barison82
Looks like that seller, “Bordi20”, is using your...

Looks like that seller, “Bordi20”, is using your photos in an ebay listing Al:
...
Forum: General Squawk Talk 08-25-2021, 06:01 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 536
Posted By barison82
Thumbs up Re: TWA Captain Lapel Wing (1970s)

Thanks, it really was - the music, the clothes, the cars, the location, the way it was shot - awesome in every way. It broke new ground at the time. I have a decent replica which I shall be content...
Forum: General Squawk Talk 08-25-2021, 12:02 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 536
Posted By barison82
Re: TWA Captain Lapel Wing (1970s)

Very nice! I know that name, Blackinton - they make police badges, I was looking for a Dade County one like Don Johnson had in Miami Vice and that name came up. Love the nostalgia of TWA, you scored...
Forum: 1:400 Scale Model Aircraft 08-25-2021, 07:27 AM
Replies: 58
Views: 4,422
Posted By barison82
Very welcome Doug, cheers 👍

Very welcome Doug, cheers 👍
Forum: 1:400 Scale Model Aircraft 08-25-2021, 02:41 AM
Replies: 58
Views: 4,422
Posted By barison82
Welcome, Jim. I hope so too, we’re not getting...

Welcome, Jim. I hope so too, we’re not getting the full potential of such a fabulous mould otherwise.
Forum: 1:400 Scale Model Aircraft 08-24-2021, 06:47 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 4,422
Posted By barison82
No problems on their SP’s - x2 Iran Air, x2...

No problems on their SP’s - x2 Iran Air, x2 Qantas, Pan Am, American (ultimate test in polishing!) and classic SAA…underlines what I said above, I think the 2nd site has this & other moulds and can...
Forum: 1:400 Scale Model Aircraft 08-24-2021, 06:42 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 4,422
Posted By barison82
Hi Jim, I don’t believe this issue would have...

Hi Jim, I don’t believe this issue would have anything to do with the mould itself being damaged, it’s more likely a problem with the additional processes involved after initial casting. Polishing...
Forum: 1:400 Scale Model Aircraft 08-24-2021, 02:22 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 4,422
Posted By barison82
Re: NG Model 1:400 June/July 2021 Release Photogra

Although that silver finish looks ok on the Dragon L-1011, a silver-painted Eastern example would be a total cop out given AC's recent fully polished offering...I'm really hoping they get this issue...
Forum: 1:400 Scale Model Aircraft 08-16-2021, 05:26 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 2,449
Posted By barison82
Thumbs up Re: All these new models!

Haha, thanks for humouring my tongue-in-cheek post with even a rough measurement in reply - I knew you wouldn't disappoint ;)LOL And don't worry - I won't! I think it's better to live in blissful...
Forum: 1:400 Scale Model Aircraft 08-16-2021, 03:39 AM
Replies: 78
Views: 2,449
Posted By barison82
Did you measure the thickness?...

Did you measure the thickness? 😬😂
Forum: 1:400 Scale Model Aircraft 08-16-2021, 03:37 AM
Replies: 78
Views: 2,449
Posted By barison82
I also reckon those antenna would add another...

I also reckon those antenna would add another layer of QC headaches for Andrew which he could well do without. Luckily I haven’t received a model missing any yet, one or two loose ones here and...
Forum: 1:400 Scale Model Aircraft 08-04-2021, 04:59 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 4,422
Posted By barison82
Re: NG Model 1:400 June/July 2021 Release Photogra

NG appear to have depicted the China Airlines SP in later condition with the belly painted pale grey. B-1880 was delivered in April 1980 with a polished metal underside. Photos circa 1987 show the...
Forum: 1:400 Scale Model Aircraft 08-01-2021, 06:30 PM
Replies: 1,639
Views: 178,283
Posted By barison82
Talking Re: Show your latest 1/400 purchase

...I hope she was worth it :p:D
Forum: 1:400 Scale Model Aircraft 07-29-2021, 06:47 PM
Replies: 1,639
Views: 178,283
Posted By barison82
Re: Show your latest 1/400 purchase

Big Al will be sorry he missed that one! I recall that he used to have this model but later sold it, and has regretted it ever since!
Forum: 1:400 Scale Model Aircraft 07-27-2021, 05:41 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,072
Posted By barison82
I understand you pain/frustration. Here and there...

I understand you pain/frustration. Here and there I have had to pay over the odds for some of these models, but still have a limit, and I watched that ebay auction all week as it sat at around the...
Forum: 1:400 Scale Model Aircraft 07-07-2021, 02:46 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 863
Posted By barison82
That’s fair enough. A nice little collection you...

That’s fair enough. A nice little collection you have there anyway ✈️👍
Forum: 1:400 Scale Model Aircraft 07-06-2021, 05:07 AM
Replies: 1,639
Views: 178,283
Posted By barison82
Another recent arrival is the JC Wings Singapore...

Another recent arrival is the JC Wings Singapore Airlines B.747-212B in classic 1970’s delivery c/s. 9V-SIA was the first 747 for the new airline in 1973, and was also the first to be sold from the...
Forum: 1:400 Scale Model Aircraft 07-06-2021, 04:58 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 863
Posted By barison82
Didn’t go for the recent JC Wings B.747-212B? It...

Didn’t go for the recent JC Wings B.747-212B? It is a very sharp model with very nice detailing. Colours are excellent and match the earlier 2005 Aeroclassics releases very well. Nice that this...
Forum: Airport Creations 07-04-2021, 05:19 PM
Replies: 104
Views: 7,307
Posted By barison82
Some links are still refusing to work, so I’ll...

Some links are still refusing to work, so I’ll just attach these latest updates from my iphone for now. The first parts of the kit are now being printed out and the initial results are excellent....
Forum: 1:400 Scale Model Aircraft 07-04-2021, 05:12 PM
Replies: 1,639
Views: 178,283
Posted By barison82
Here is another recent golden oldie addition,...

Here is another recent golden oldie addition, adding to the Eastern Bloc classics. I found this Aeroclassics OK CSA Czech Airlines TU-154 for a reasonable price from a fellow collector on Facebook....
Forum: Airport Creations 06-25-2021, 02:42 PM
Replies: 104
Views: 7,307
Posted By barison82
Lightbulb Re: Modelling a BEA/BA Servicing Hangar in 1:400

Also, the final, fully completed line drawings and graphic realisations of the North/South Elevations. The entire BEA West Base TBE is almost done, finally, and ready to be modelled in 1:400...
...
Forum: Airport Creations 06-25-2021, 01:58 PM
Replies: 104
Views: 7,307
Posted By barison82
Lightbulb Re: Modelling a BEA/BA Servicing Hangar in 1:400

Re-post of the image above, fixed link:


BEA West Base TBE Plan (The final workshop kit will be completed soon and added to this realisation):...
Forum: 1:400 Scale Model Aircraft 06-25-2021, 02:20 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 678
Posted By barison82
Fantastic pictures! They look great. Still...

Fantastic pictures! They look great. Still waiting for my pair to arrive, but yes I believe you are correct, VR-HGQ has been accurately represented this time, with blanked out windows. I think the...
Forum: 1:400 Scale Model Aircraft 06-22-2021, 09:44 AM
Replies: 67
Views: 5,028
Posted By barison82
Again, very welcome. And totally agree! No way...

Again, very welcome. And totally agree! No way would I buy a silver Eastern L-1011 either. It just wouldn’t cut it. A Twin-Globe would be awesome, plus they can do the early variants with the...
Forum: 1:400 Scale Model Aircraft 06-22-2021, 04:28 AM
Replies: 67
Views: 5,028
Posted By barison82
No worries - very welcome. Yeah out of all their...

No worries - very welcome. Yeah out of all their TriStar releases so far, only a tiny number of polished subjects have actually been made. We were meant to have a delivery example of a TAP -500 made...
Forum: 1:400 Scale Model Aircraft 06-21-2021, 06:10 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 5,028
Posted By barison82
The NG Pan Am L-1011-500 was made before the...

The NG Pan Am L-1011-500 was made before the problem started (released January 2020), and was the last release to feature the “real metal” finish. There have only been 2 polished subjects on the -500...
Forum: 1:400 Scale Model Aircraft 06-16-2021, 04:47 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 5,028
Posted By barison82
Thumbs up Re: NG Model 1:400 May 2021 Release Photographs

It was a bit of dry irony on my part. I thought it was bizarre myself which is the other reason I mentioned it.
Forum: 1:400 Scale Model Aircraft 06-16-2021, 04:21 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 4,193
Posted By barison82
Re: NG Model - 1:400 June 2021 "Hints"

Nothing for me either. Waiting for more L-1011 & SP action like others here, plus I'm glad of the break too. It's been a busy few months.
Forum: 1:400 Scale Model Aircraft 06-16-2021, 04:16 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,619
Posted By barison82
Re: Gemini Jets History

Very interesting and insightful, thanks for sharing.
Forum: 1:400 Scale Model Aircraft 06-16-2021, 06:33 AM
Replies: 67
Views: 5,028
Posted By barison82
...yet they are now making very public appeals on...

...yet they are now making very public appeals on social media for assistance with licensing...
Forum: 1:400 Scale Model Aircraft 06-14-2021, 03:07 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 5,028
Posted By barison82
Re: NG Model 1:400 May 2021 Release Photographs

My Alia L-1011 shipped out yesterday...
Forum: Airport Creations 06-14-2021, 01:18 PM
Replies: 104
Views: 7,307
Posted By barison82
Lightbulb Re: Modelling a BEA/BA Servicing Hangar in 1:400

Another update, the artwork for the entire workshop block detail is complete. All pipes, ducts, services & roof access blocks are included. These were all referenced from aerial photographs. Work is...
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