DA.C - Search Results
 

Go Back   DA.C > Search Forums

Showing results 1 to 50 of 500
Search took 0.05 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: Light Fire Team
Forum: Military Model Aircraft 01-04-2021, 03:20 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 2,833
Posted By Light Fire Team
The F16 and F4 would be the obvious choices in my...

The F16 and F4 would be the obvious choices in my view. If rendered with some fine detail and not the usual HM method.

With regards to WW2,.......to be quite honest the only thing I am that keen...
Forum: Military Model Aircraft 01-04-2021, 05:53 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,347
Posted By Light Fire Team
Model of the year in my view. Awesome bit of kit....

Model of the year in my view. Awesome bit of kit. Try and count the number of antenna and other bits of kit in the model?

Terrific model. A future classic!
Forum: Military Model Aircraft 01-03-2021, 03:57 PM
Replies: 88
Views: 7,694
Posted By Light Fire Team
Mirage III (yes I know,.....licensing) UH1D/H...

Mirage III (yes I know,.....licensing)
UH1D/H (yes I know,......licensing)
Early mks A20 Boston/Havoc
Anything WW2
Forum: Military Model Aircraft 01-03-2021, 03:47 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,460
Posted By Light Fire Team
Love to see the Beaufort come alive. Another...

Love to see the Beaufort come alive.

Another Lancaster,.....but not a special.

Desert, mottled ME110.

RAAF Canberra

A Gutersloh Lightning
Forum: Military Model Aircraft 01-03-2021, 03:39 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,259
Posted By Light Fire Team
The actual release came in two versions. The...

The actual release came in two versions. The final run had the correct colour, which is the same as the ‘Atherton’ release.
Forum: Military Model Aircraft 10-17-2020, 02:04 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 18,106
Posted By Light Fire Team
Depends on the model. Ritchie, Cunningham and...

Depends on the model. Ritchie, Cunningham and Olds tend to go for a premium. eBay normally has plenty to get a decent idea on worth.

They did release plenty of them, I have 20 myself. Not the best...
Forum: Military Model Aircraft 10-16-2020, 04:12 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 18,106
Posted By Light Fire Team
I still collect FM/Armour occasionally. I have...

I still collect FM/Armour occasionally. I have quite a few on display,......over a 100. There are good ones and bad ones,.....like any manufacturer. However FM/Armour is characterised by fixed...
Forum: 1:200 Scale Model Aircraft 10-08-2020, 11:44 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 3,712
Posted By Light Fire Team
Hey Lads. Seriously considering buying the Airhub...

Hey Lads. Seriously considering buying the Airhub AN225 with the Buran Space Shuttle. Has there been any reviews of it yet?

Just a quick glance on the net, Airhub’s “Buran” markings appear to be...
Forum: Military Model Aircraft 08-24-2020, 05:48 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,347
Posted By Light Fire Team
A bit harsh & somewhat unfair comment considering...

A bit harsh & somewhat unfair comment considering all the hard work they put into upgrading the mould to above even Corgi's standards at a much lower price. Plus similar work they're doing on many...
Forum: Military Model Aircraft 07-25-2020, 09:56 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 676
Posted By Light Fire Team
You get what you pays for Baerke. I think they...

You get what you pays for Baerke. I think they are pretty good and great value for money. I personally think the most two recent AF1 scheme selections are better than the recent Corgi Mi Amigo.
...
Forum: Military Model Aircraft 07-19-2020, 05:43 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,003
Posted By Light Fire Team
Maybe the Danish F16. Rather like the...

Maybe the Danish F16. Rather like the scheme,.......but a maybe only.

The 109 has already been done by C1. So that’s a pass as well as I already have it.

Two GNAs??? What’s that all about??
Forum: Military Model Aircraft 07-19-2020, 05:39 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 703
Posted By Light Fire Team
It’s a very smart scheme and it’s a matt...

It’s a very smart scheme and it’s a matt finish,...........which will make a cracking looking model. 😎 I’m so pleased Corgi has announced a Tonka in spite of HM’s foray with the type. I think...
Forum: Military Model Aircraft 07-19-2020, 05:27 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 472
Posted By Light Fire Team
That’s a cracking code3. 😎 Very nice...

That’s a cracking code3. 😎 Very nice indeed. I would mind seeing that from HM.
Forum: Military Model Aircraft 06-30-2020, 07:23 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,441
Posted By Light Fire Team
It deployed with VMF(N)-531 (Night Fighters) to...

It deployed with VMF(N)-531 (Night Fighters) to Korea at the beginning of the conflict. Where apparently it was quite effective.

By mid 52 the aircraft was being replaced by the F3D Skynight.
Forum: Military Model Aircraft 06-27-2020, 01:02 PM
Replies: 88
Views: 7,694
Posted By Light Fire Team
Served inVietnam too. Although twin stick.

Served inVietnam too. Although twin stick.
Forum: Military Model Aircraft 06-26-2020, 08:43 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,039
Posted By Light Fire Team
The MH47 will be released by FoV. I believe it’s...

The MH47 will be released by FoV. I believe it’s the last of their Chinook series so it will be a while yet before we see it. Hopefully next year sometime.

Corgi released 3 X MH60L from OP GOTHIC...
Forum: Military Model Aircraft 06-12-2020, 03:43 AM
Replies: 88
Views: 7,694
Posted By Light Fire Team
What he said!!

What he said!!
Forum: General Squawk Talk 06-10-2020, 05:54 PM
Replies: 87
Views: 6,287
Posted By Light Fire Team
It’s the regular bi-annual Waffle thread....

It’s the regular bi-annual Waffle thread. 😆

It is good to see both sides of the story. Yes he is mean, angry retailer who clearly had a gut full of nerdy complaining collectors who have...
Forum: Military Model Aircraft 06-10-2020, 05:38 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,433
Posted By Light Fire Team
Thankfully the YAK-130 has been given the arse...

Thankfully the YAK-130 has been given the arse for the moment.

CalWings has moved on from the tooling and has allocated its resourcing to another tooling,...namely the B58.
Forum: Military Model Aircraft 06-10-2020, 05:34 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 8,037
Posted By Light Fire Team
First release/wave apparently will include a DDR...

First release/wave apparently will include a DDR Fitter. Hopefully by the end of the year.
Forum: Military Model Aircraft 06-10-2020, 05:30 PM
Replies: 178
Views: 13,040
Posted By Light Fire Team
HM better be quick,.......Calibre Wings is...

HM better be quick,.......Calibre Wings is tooling the U2.
Forum: Military Model Aircraft 06-03-2020, 09:11 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,176
Posted By Light Fire Team
Nicely done Esvees and cool pictures. I...

Nicely done Esvees and cool pictures.

I guess when making comparisons, one has to take into consideration the age of the Corgi tooling. I agree with everything you say but, in my view, a fair of...
Forum: Manufacturers 06-02-2020, 10:38 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 4,922
Posted By Light Fire Team
It seems very strange there has been only one...

It seems very strange there has been only one release in two years for the type?

What’s that all about??

For a new tooling,.....C141 all the way. In 1:200 of course.
Forum: Military Model Aircraft 06-02-2020, 10:34 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 405
Posted By Light Fire Team
Have to say that looks rather better. I mean...

Have to say that looks rather better. I mean JASDF jets seem to always have more markings and stencils on their aircraft than most other nations.

Good job.
Forum: Military Model Aircraft 06-01-2020, 05:24 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,175
Posted By Light Fire Team
Have to agree Adour, the HM Tornado thus far, is...

Have to agree Adour, the HM Tornado thus far, is in my view inferior to the Pooch Tornado,......which is actually a pretty good tooling. And most of the recent releases have really interesting weapon...
Forum: STS: Military Model Aircraft 05-17-2020, 11:28 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 524
Posted By Light Fire Team
Hello,......I see you may have the Gemini Aces...

Hello,......I see you may have the Gemini Aces Marseilles BF109F? And the Corgi Flying Mule FW190?

I’m after those two and I am interested in discussing price and postage?

Cheers
Forum: Military Model Aircraft 05-09-2020, 07:46 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,804
Posted By Light Fire Team
Add an early RAF 9 SQN Tornado that has also been...

Add an early RAF 9 SQN Tornado that has also been announced by HM.

A release I have to say I am really looking forward to.
Forum: 1:1 Scale Military Aviation 05-09-2020, 07:42 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 5,367
Posted By Light Fire Team
Your probably right regarding bias. But all this...

Your probably right regarding bias. But all this dithering gives Trudeau the political cover he needs to enable him to order the F35.
Forum: Military Model Aircraft 05-09-2020, 07:37 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,099
Posted By Light Fire Team
The actual HM tooling Is the F/A18 XT, which is...

The actual HM tooling Is the F/A18 XT, which is different from the Block III.

For example the stealthy weapon pod is not part of the Block III upgrades.

The XT is a private BOEING venture and...
Forum: Military Model Aircraft 02-23-2020, 05:09 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,804
Posted By Light Fire Team
Re: HMC Website under radar releases

I tend to agree, the old Pooch tooling was actually not to bad at all. In addition its one of the rare Pooch toolings that they put extra effort in weapons. Brimstone, Storm Shadow etc.

And they...
Forum: Military Model Aircraft 02-20-2020, 08:07 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 4,298
Posted By Light Fire Team
Re: Hobby Master F-15E Strike Eagle

HM have done a fine job with their F15E,..certainly, in my view, the best of the F15E toolings. I like both Witty and HM F15Cs (and Dragon for that matter),....when HM do a good job with the...
Forum: Military Model Aircraft 02-20-2020, 07:43 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 836
Posted By Light Fire Team
Re: Looking for a large B-17...any suggestions?

They Actually released quite a few of them.

B17G "Nine O' Nine"
B17F Memphis Belle
B17G Tondalayo
B17G General Ike
B17G Swiss Air
B17G RAF (MK III) "Give It to Uncle"
B17G "A Bit O Lace"...
Forum: 1:200 Scale Model Aircraft 02-20-2020, 07:29 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,092
Posted By Light Fire Team
Re: Well well well Qantas 100 year livery VH-ZNJ

Fabulous model. :cool:

333368

333370

333372

333374
Forum: Military Model Aircraft 01-29-2020, 06:51 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 964
Posted By Light Fire Team
Re: F-15: Gemini Aces vs HM vs JC

Pretty much nails it.

A lot depends on the scheme that you fancy as well. I still have a couple of Dragon F15s,.....and they are pretty good as well. Possibly they have the best burner cans of the...
Forum: Military Model Aircraft 01-11-2020, 11:39 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,508
Posted By Light Fire Team
Re: Corgi 2020 Catalogue........

Hello mmarsh. Its a G mate.

Production block number
B-17G-10-BO

Short History

Delivered Cheyenne 16/10/43; Vandalia 26/10/43; Des Moines 1/12/43; Denver 2/12/43; Cheyenne 11/12/43; Kearney...
Forum: Military Model Aircraft 01-11-2020, 10:29 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,139
Posted By Light Fire Team
Re: HM APRIL 2020 Poster

First RAAF 452 SQN Spit. Paddy's mount as well. The only defo purchase of the lot.
Forum: Military Model Aircraft 01-11-2020, 10:27 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,433
Posted By Light Fire Team
Re: Calibre Yak-130 and B-58

Just to add to the discussion above. Just because the YAK130 designers have released photos of the thing carrying a 'supposed' warload, does not make it an effective attack aircraft.

The...
Forum: Military Model Aircraft 01-10-2020, 03:09 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,433
Posted By Light Fire Team
Re: Calibre Yak-130 and B-58

Interesting. Oh I am reading the same thread,...perhaps we have different aircraft in mind.

The Soviets cancelled the YAK131 program,...all its YAKs are trainers. I'm not quite sure how many...
Forum: Military Model Aircraft 01-05-2020, 05:08 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,508
Posted By Light Fire Team
Corgi 2020 Catalogue........

...will be announced 0600h, 6 Jan 2020, Blighty Time.

Enjoy. :D
Forum: Military Model Aircraft 12-19-2019, 09:23 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 442
Posted By Light Fire Team
Re: Christmas Past.....

Indeed,...quality!! :cool:

Thanks for posting photos of the diorama.
Forum: Military Model Aircraft 12-17-2019, 07:44 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 640
Posted By Light Fire Team
Re: A 2019 Seasons Greetings...Gifts Awaaaay..HOHO

Merry Christmas lads,....and I hope 2020 is a great year for you all.
Forum: Military Model Aircraft 12-17-2019, 07:44 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 406
Posted By Light Fire Team
Re: HobbyMater HA7743"c" Code 3 P-51D "Fighting La

Nice,...….perhaps a picture showing us the flank of the model would be nice. I can barely make out the artwork on it.

But nice code 3 nevertheless. As a owner of a number of Code 3 P51s,...its...
Forum: Military Model Aircraft 12-17-2019, 07:20 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,433
Posted By Light Fire Team
Re: Calibre Yak-130 and B-58

Potential?!?! Trainer,.....a new modern one with some cross nationality appeal vs the B58,..arguably the most spectacular jet ever produced.

Old markets (Anglo-Saxon/US) vs new markets. Its...
Forum: 1:200 Scale Model Aircraft 12-10-2019, 06:27 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 2,911
Posted By Light Fire Team
Re: Gemini 200 December Releases

What's happened to the Gemini P8 tooling??
Forum: Military Model Aircraft 12-10-2019, 04:50 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,738
Posted By Light Fire Team
Re: Calibre Wings, Wave2 SU-24 - Production photos

LOL

Coming from you,......that's hilarious!!!!!

One of your best Toby. :rolleyes:
Forum: Military Model Aircraft 12-08-2019, 07:08 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 988
Posted By Light Fire Team
Re: Hobby Master HA19011 F-4EJ Kai

It is magnificent and extremely striking!! :cool:

330498
Forum: Military Model Aircraft 12-08-2019, 06:21 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 988
Posted By Light Fire Team
Re: Hobby Master HA19011 F-4EJ Kai

Could not agree more. A bit surprised HM have not already taken advantage of this one.
Forum: 1:1 Scale Military Aviation 12-07-2019, 07:07 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 5,367
Posted By Light Fire Team
Re: Canada moves toward buying 'used' Australian F

And yet, the US (all three services), United Kingdom (RAF and RN), Australia, Israel, Turkey (subsequently now cancelled by the US), South Korea, Japan, Belgium, Italy, Denmark, Netherlands,...
Forum: Military Model Aircraft 12-07-2019, 06:21 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 988
Posted By Light Fire Team
Re: Hobby Master HA19011 F-4EJ Kai

I'm sure if HM thought they would make some dough out of the scheme,..they would be all over it.
Forum: Military Model Aircraft 12-07-2019, 06:19 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 4,300
Posted By Light Fire Team
Re: Hobby Master HA5309 MIG-23MLD, Big mistake

All good,..thanks for the sentiment.
Showing results 1 to 50 of 500

 

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 10:13 AM.

Latest Threads
- by stevec
- by KL808
- by usajet
- by BA2936
 

Models of the Week
 



Powered by vBulletin®
Copyright ©2000 - 2021, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
SEO by vBSEO 3.6.1
vBulletin Security provided by vBSecurity v2.2.2 (Pro) - vBulletin Mods & Addons Copyright © 2021 DragonByte Technologies Ltd.