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Forum: 1:200 Scale Model Aircraft 10-23-2021, 04:54 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 763
Posted By stratoliner
Re: 1:200 Inflight200/ARD Airbus A350-1000 BA

In my opinion the only difference i see in the ARD is the curvature on the nose. Other than that , the decaling is on par with the 1:1 scale. I have highlighted in green the differences in each model...
Forum: Other Scales & Antique Models 10-16-2021, 02:55 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,513
Posted By stratoliner
Re: AIR CANADA VANGUARD 1/50 scale.

if the two lower photos are what you call "very poor" condition, that means every single one of my 1/50 and larger scale models need full restoration :D
Forum: Airliner Shows & Conventions 08-21-2021, 03:10 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,470
Posted By stratoliner
Re: Newark Collectibles Show Sept 11th 2021

I think with their rates for the cheapest room, they need to give a bigger discount lol!


DoubleTree By Hilton Hotel Newark Airport

Avg nightly rates:
Room 1
$151.06 - Sep 10, 2021
Tax...
Forum: Airliner Shows & Conventions 08-21-2021, 03:01 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,470
Posted By stratoliner
Re: Newark Collectibles Show Sept 11th 2021

yea whata date! they should change it to 9/12 so i also have the day off work :)
Forum: Other Scales & Antique Models 08-21-2021, 02:59 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,078
Posted By stratoliner
Re: Another beautiful Pacmin

Pacmins are indeed so nice but fragile like glass! one wrong tap and they loose half their value due to damage!
Forum: 1:200 Scale Model Aircraft 08-18-2021, 07:11 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,234
Posted By stratoliner
Re: Stealth Kiwi Collector

those display cases are stunning! i cant imagine what they cost. I could only dream of having such a diaplay and it is only going to remain that way as long as i live in a 600sq ft apt with front...
Forum: Other Scales & Antique Models 08-12-2021, 04:53 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,124
Posted By stratoliner
Re: Singapore Airlines 747 cutaway

There have been so many posts regarding complaints that i cant recall anymore. However i could be wrong about it being on DAC. there is a possibility it mightv been on FB on the large scale models...
Forum: 1:200 Scale Model Aircraft 08-09-2021, 02:03 AM
Replies: 335
Views: 16,610
Posted By stratoliner
Re: Show Your Latest 1:200 Purchase

does anyone else feel like JC wings made the 757 nose to pointy?
Forum: Other Scales & Antique Models 08-09-2021, 01:49 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,124
Posted By stratoliner
Re: Singapore Airlines 747 cutaway

Singapore cutway 747-300 and 400 models are not that rare. they usually come up on ebay every now and then in 1/36 scale and usually sell for around $2500 USD in good condition with stand. you can...
Forum: 1:400 Scale Model Aircraft 06-21-2021, 03:08 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,604
Posted By stratoliner
Re: JC Wings B 747-400 Blank, Flaps down

how would you put decals for a livery on this model as it already has windows tampo printed on it? if you apply more decals on top wont it cover up the windows?
Forum: Other Scales & Antique Models 06-21-2021, 02:50 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,160
Posted By stratoliner
Re: 1/50 United 747-400

such a fantastic model! 100% Westway! The address for Westway was woodburn green (as seen on your label) i guess at some point but now its Ramsgate which is about 3 hours away from Woodburn Green. ...
Forum: 1:400 Scale Model Aircraft 06-14-2021, 04:53 PM
Replies: 138
Views: 10,907
Posted By stratoliner
Re: Zinc Rot Explained

could storage atmosphere or perhaps the area where it is displayed have any affect on zinc rot progress?
Forum: 1:400 Scale Model Aircraft 06-14-2021, 04:51 PM
Replies: 138
Views: 10,907
Posted By stratoliner
Re: Zinc Rot Explained

ive had my original geminis ,dragons, and aeroclassics stored away in bins for almost 2 decades now. i wonder what i will find if i open the bin.

Also: does anyone know or in their opinion think...
Forum: 1:200 Scale Model Aircraft 06-03-2021, 04:53 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 956
Posted By stratoliner
Re: Is this normal for preorders?

its been a year since i put order for some jc wings in 1/400 and 1/200 scale. funny how the 1/400 models have shown up on ebay via a seller located only a few miles from me and i already got couple...
Forum: Other Scales & Antique Models 05-31-2021, 03:18 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,207
Posted By stratoliner
Re: Pan AM 747-SP Cutaway model

Hey Airlineguy,

I saw the links and the pacmin 1/36 is built in the same manner as westways- with the removable front section. Tail doesnt come off on any of those models. If you recall the huge...
Forum: Other Scales & Antique Models 05-31-2021, 01:29 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,207
Posted By stratoliner
im sure there is someone on this forum who has...

im sure there is someone on this forum who has some info.
note: they also didnt use decals but plastic stickers with very strong adhesive. not sure if it originally had decals but the tail seems...
Forum: Other Scales & Antique Models 05-31-2021, 12:12 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,207
Posted By stratoliner
Pan AM 747-SP Cutaway model

This is a rather odd cutaway. The main upper fuselage is 1/8 inch plexiglass in 3 sections sections over a wooden lower fuselage base. it seems the whole thing was repainted over. seating is visible...
Forum: Custom Made Models 04-10-2021, 03:08 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,275
Posted By stratoliner
Re: Swissair 747-300

this has to be a custom! great work! imagine these kits came in 1/50!
Forum: 1:200 Scale Model Aircraft 04-10-2021, 02:59 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 997
Posted By stratoliner
Re: British Airways 747-436 G-CIVY

I hate to always be the black sheep in every post by posting a negative comment but i feel perhaps there are others who might feel the same but may not want to say anything so i will speak up....
Forum: 1:200 Scale Model Aircraft 04-04-2021, 04:43 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,294
Posted By stratoliner
Re: Air India Boeing 747-200 by Inflight200

the only minor flaw i see is the indian flag color should be safron and not red.
Forum: Other Scales & Antique Models 04-02-2021, 07:14 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,495
Posted By stratoliner
Re: Help me restoring this Swissair MD-11 in 1/100

MSR777, mine is packed away but i have pics from another website.
Forum: Other Scales & Antique Models 04-02-2021, 06:58 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,015
Posted By stratoliner
Re: color match continental airlines gold

hi, im not sure how that Pantone thing works. I just checked the website and saw a bunch of digital colors but then again colors on a computer screen can look similar to the actual color but may come...
Forum: 1:200 Scale Model Aircraft 04-01-2021, 01:27 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 755
Posted By stratoliner
Re: Avianca in my Cabinet in the office

sweet collection. i was wondering how safe are these detolfs? i went to ikea to check them out and the main left and right glass frame wobbles so much i thought the glass would shatter if it...
Forum: Other Scales & Antique Models 04-01-2021, 01:22 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,495
Posted By stratoliner
Re: Help me restoring this Swissair MD-11 in 1/100

Hey, are the main wings on this model detachable? I have the air india model and it is so nicely made that at first i wasnt even sure it was wood or resin.
Forum: Other Scales & Antique Models 03-31-2021, 06:57 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,015
Posted By stratoliner
color match continental airlines gold

as you all know from my post couple weeks ago im refurbing a 1/72 conti 747. i tried using testors gold but it doesnt match. you can see where i spot tested just below the broken tail fin. the color...
Forum: Other Scales & Antique Models 03-23-2021, 11:55 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,391
Posted By stratoliner
The after shots of phase 1. Restoration job done...

The after shots of phase 1. Restoration job done by previous owner has been cleaned up. will be touching up then polishing as well as fixing the mild crack. then will move on to the broken tail fin.
Forum: Other Scales & Antique Models 03-19-2021, 04:17 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,391
Posted By stratoliner
Re: Westway 747 cutaway-repair or refurbish

Hi, thank you, i might just leave it alone. there is a loose pilot in the cockpit and one loose seat on the right front fuselage. both are barely noticeable. i can fix the tail fin using styrene...
Forum: Other Scales & Antique Models 03-18-2021, 05:55 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,391
Posted By stratoliner
Re: Westway 747 cutaway-repair or refurbish

thank you for your feedback. i am on the same page.

also i got a reply from westway and they said as the model is about 50yrs old they no longer have any parts for the model or the decals and...
Forum: Other Scales & Antique Models 03-18-2021, 03:26 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,391
Posted By stratoliner
Re: Westway 747 cutaway-repair or refurbish

Hi all thanks for the feedbacks. I am aware of how difficult it is to deal with westway. i too have had to send tons of emails to get one response from them. I have also heard of how others have had...
Forum: Other Scales & Antique Models 03-16-2021, 11:27 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,391
Posted By stratoliner
So I just got this very rare Co 747 1/72. It has...

So I just got this very rare Co 747 1/72. It has some damage to the tail tip and some touchups by the horizontal stabs. The biggest issue is one seat is missing from the right forward fuselage. It...
Forum: Other Scales & Antique Models 03-09-2021, 09:06 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,618
Posted By stratoliner
Im totally out of space and my 1/24 cutaway 747...

Im totally out of space and my 1/24 cutaway 747 will be taking to the skies real soon. im almost afraid to do it but have no choice as the tripod takes 4 ft of space all around the floor. i have...
Forum: 1:400 Scale Model Aircraft 03-07-2021, 04:00 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,449
Posted By stratoliner
Angry Re: Air India B777-300ER by JC Wings

Unfortunately mine had a fault! A paint chip dead center right on the nose! emailed the seller for a exchange.
Forum: Other Scales & Antique Models 02-26-2021, 05:23 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,325
Posted By stratoliner
Re: 747 Cutaway Saudi Arabian Airlines

Wow, dont touch it just as everyone says! This model is a 1/50 scale based on the comparison to the couch. There really isnt much damage to this model at all. An original model is always worth more...
Forum: Other Scales & Antique Models 02-24-2021, 04:56 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,662
Posted By stratoliner
Re: Interesting DC-8 model on ebay

well than that or something similar will only cost you atleast $25,000 USD !:)
http://www.aviationmodels-online.com/for_sale/page_1/dc8_1.htm
Forum: Other Scales & Antique Models 02-18-2021, 04:46 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,662
Posted By stratoliner
Re: Interesting DC-8 model on ebay

This model has been on ebay for a very very long time! for the asking price of $5200 it will be on there permenaneltly unless someone is desperate enough to get it . I myself made an offer on it for...
Forum: General Squawk Talk 02-15-2021, 03:22 AM
Replies: 80
Views: 5,067
Posted By stratoliner
Re: Why EBAY Sucks...

There is no "technical error" on ebay and they have never corrected that 0 feedback bidder issue. I have had my settings to not allow 0 feedback bidders for the past 10+ years yet they still seem to...
Forum: 1:200 Scale Model Aircraft 01-29-2021, 05:44 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,337
Posted By stratoliner
Re: IF200 B747-400 AIR INDIA last livery

i sent you a PM. Would be great if you could respond to it. thanks
Forum: 1:200 Scale Model Aircraft 01-29-2021, 05:38 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,337
Posted By stratoliner
Re: IF200 B747-400 AIR INDIA last livery

The vanilla color is mildly excessive but the improper contrasting sun stripes were the nail in the coffin! The vanilla color would still be acceptable since technically the real plane is an off...
Forum: Other Scales & Antique Models 01-02-2021, 02:09 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 801
Posted By stratoliner
Re: Pacmin Co 777 Peter Max (100)- latest acquisit

In my opinion the most creative Livery on a 777! Used to see this aircraft come into EWR from 1999 and a few years after i believe 2007 ish ! I think MAX paintings got more recognition and possibly...
Forum: Other Scales & Antique Models 12-09-2020, 01:46 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 954
Posted By stratoliner
That is just fantastic!!!

That is just fantastic!!!
Forum: Other Scales & Antique Models 12-09-2020, 03:22 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 954
Posted By stratoliner
Re: Raise up Eastern L188 hockey stick

I just noticed how the port side cockpit skylight window decal is upside down! Ughhh what terrible quality control. Either that or the EA model shop had high school kids working on the decaling!
Forum: Other Scales & Antique Models 12-08-2020, 11:10 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 954
Posted By stratoliner
Re: Raise up Eastern L188 hockey stick

Thanks for the update. I did not know all that but i did notice the stand looked similar and the engine nacelles have a tinge of red underneath the paint.
Forum: Other Scales & Antique Models 12-08-2020, 06:59 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 954
Posted By stratoliner
Raise up Eastern L188 hockey stick

Just arrived. All complete with original stand and just a few touchups. Looks awesome!
Forum: Other Scales & Antique Models 11-17-2020, 04:19 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,115
Posted By stratoliner
Re: DFM DC-8 Prototype

it seems there was a restoration attempt some time ago in the past. although complete with astand and nice undamaged metal, the decals are a turnoff. especially when almost 4000GBP ! Maybe if it was...
Forum: Other Scales & Antique Models 10-20-2020, 09:11 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 969
Posted By stratoliner
This is definitely it! The holy grail! 1/10 DC9

Ummmm! Ummmmmm! dunno what to say...just dont know! Except 15K is a darn good price in my opinion!

http://www.aviationmodels-online.com/for_sale/page_1/DC9_1.htm
Forum: 1:400 Scale Model Aircraft 10-01-2020, 06:55 AM
Replies: 103
Views: 7,382
Posted By stratoliner
Re: NG Model - 1:400 October 2020 "Hints"

NG it would be amazing if you guys could do like a box set of the first 5 air india 747-200B models called the "5 Emperors" as its called on one of air india brochures. That would be sick! Or make...
Forum: Other Scales & Antique Models 09-28-2020, 02:22 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,500
Posted By stratoliner
Re: My 'new' toys: 1/25 Continental 707 and MD-12

OMG! speechless! That Pacmin quality of 1/24 cutaways is among the best there ever will be!
Forum: Other Scales & Antique Models 09-28-2020, 04:29 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 3,055
Posted By stratoliner
Re: Pacmin 1/60 727-100 Braniff 'Pucci' Repaint

Just curious as to why there ae no underwing fairings on this Pacmin 727? I have two 1/60 pacmin 727 models from the 60's and 80's and they both have the fairings.
Forum: 1:200 Scale Model Aircraft 09-28-2020, 04:21 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,894
Posted By stratoliner
Re: new delta l-1011 with frisbee faring from infl

A little off topic but considering how costly these models are, im curious as to the composition of these models. Recall the zinc rot of the 1/400 aeroclassics in the early 2000s? I hope that doesnt...
Forum: Other Scales & Antique Models 09-28-2020, 04:15 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 953
Posted By stratoliner
Re: DC-9 KLM Douglas Factory Model

They are all 1/50 scale and go perfectly with those 1/50 Corgi buses!
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