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by Editor
Tue Mar 02, 2021 7:27 am
Forum: Pics
Topic: Italeri Fiat CR.42
Replies: 1
Views: 37

Re: Italeri Fiat CR.42

Nice job Richard, send in article for this build and your C.200.
by Editor
Sat Feb 27, 2021 8:40 am
Forum: News
Topic: UPDATED: Special Hobby 1/48 Breda Ba.65 A80 by Jean Barby
Replies: 3
Views: 52

UPDATED: Special Hobby 1/48 Breda Ba.65 A80 by Jean Barby

This is the last of the "Updated" articles for now. Another classic from Jean, the Special Hobby 1/48 Breda Ba.65 A80.

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Enjoy,
by Editor
Thu Feb 25, 2021 5:53 pm
Forum: Color and Camouflage Schemes
Topic: Spanish CANT Z.506 colours
Replies: 8
Views: 276

Re: Spanish CANT Z.506 colours

The blue is Methuen 23C6, CMYK (approx) 81, 43, 34, 6, and a little less vivid than FS 35250. Thank you Stefano. Orthochromatic film is sensitive to blues and greens, the increased blue sensitivity causes blue objects to appear lighter (you know this). In the photo below, the bolt is too dark, even...
by Editor
Thu Feb 25, 2021 5:02 pm
Forum: Pics
Topic: IMAM Ro 43 1/32 Scratch.
Replies: 5
Views: 63

Re: IMAM Ro 43 1/32 Scratch.

D520 wrote:
Thu Feb 25, 2021 4:49 pm
Bravo Maestro per questo ottimo lavoro!
It seems the water in France is very good :esmile:
by Editor
Thu Feb 25, 2021 4:33 pm
Forum: Pics
Topic: IMAM Ro 43 1/32 Scratch.
Replies: 5
Views: 63

Re: IMAM Ro 43 1/32 Scratch.

Welcome Alain!
Magnificent job!

For those of you who may not haven't noticed in the Gallery, Alain also scratch built his 1/32 C.200 using the old PCM kit as a starting point:

Pacific Coast Models 1/32 Macchi MC.200 by Alain Saccoccio

Please send in a short article of your Masterpiece!
by Editor
Wed Feb 17, 2021 10:52 am
Forum: Color and Camouflage Schemes
Topic: Spanish CANT Z.506 colours
Replies: 8
Views: 276

Re: Spanish CANT Z.506 colours

Janus wrote:
Wed Feb 17, 2021 8:10 am
Thanks a million, you have been most helpful. I will post the completed model's photos once done. Tot dan, totsiens. Regards Janus
I look forward to seeing your work.
by Editor
Wed Feb 17, 2021 7:12 am
Forum: Color and Camouflage Schemes
Topic: Spanish CANT Z.506 colours
Replies: 8
Views: 276

Re: Spanish CANT Z.506 colours

Hi all, On the topic of CANT Z.506 colours, how would one go about replicating the cream/ivory colour (FS33613?) of the Ala Littoria Cant. The same question applies to the Ala Littoria SM.73's I-VEIO and I-PISA, as well as SM.79 I-ALAN. I prefer working with Tamiya enamels and sometimes Humbrol Ena...
by Editor
Thu Feb 11, 2021 9:27 pm
Forum: Color and Camouflage Schemes
Topic: Spanish CANT Z.506 colours
Replies: 8
Views: 276

Re: Spanish CANT Z.506 colours

Welcome and thank you for posting your query. Interesting subject. Field applied upper surface color. Grigio (1916) (1936) ( see the VITO Charts by S. Lazzaro, Chip #37 Table 3 and Img. 37 ) as seen on Z.506C nc 550 I-DOTE (see scan below), assuming the gray was an Italian gray . https://www.stormom...
by Editor
Thu Feb 11, 2021 10:30 am
Forum: News
Topic: NEWS: EVA Models 1/48 Caproni Ca.133T by Harvey Low
Replies: 4
Views: 332

NEWS: EVA Models 1/48 Caproni Ca.133T by Harvey Low

Today Harvey Low brings us another gem, this time 15 pics of his incredible EVA Models 1/48 Caproni Ca.133T used in the Battle of Britain . The Full Feature article is available in this month's Scale Aircraft Modelling February 2021 - Volume 42 Issue 12 . Click below and order a copy! Click the imag...
by Editor
Sat Feb 06, 2021 8:37 am
Forum: News
Topic: UPDATED: Classic Airframes 1/48 FIAT CR.42 by Vince Tassone
Replies: 0
Views: 193

UPDATED: Classic Airframes 1/48 FIAT CR.42 by Vince Tassone

This is my "Updated" Classic Airframes 1/48 FIAT CR.42 of Italian Ace Mario Visintini. The original photography was showing its age.

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Enjoy,
by Editor
Fri Jan 29, 2021 3:01 pm
Forum: News
Topic: UPDATED: Italeri 1/48 Junkers Ju 87 B2/R2 by Jean Barby
Replies: 0
Views: 182

UPDATED: Italeri 1/48 Junkers Ju 87 B2/R2 by Jean Barby

This is Jean's updated Italeri 1/48 Junkers Ju 87 B2/R2.

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Enjoy,
by Editor
Thu Jan 28, 2021 3:37 pm
Forum: Malta and the Mediterranean June 1940 - September 1943
Topic: Macchi C.200 over Malta?
Replies: 9
Views: 7136

Re: Macchi C.200 over Malta?

Richard try PMing Jean (D520) I'm pretty sure he used the Vector A-74 on his C.200s.
by Editor
Sat Jan 23, 2021 3:36 pm
Forum: Pics
Topic: Classic Airframes 1/48 SM.79 I Bomber
Replies: 3
Views: 310

Re: Greetings

Enter the Master :esmile: Simply the best!
by Editor
Sat Jan 23, 2021 7:26 am
Forum: News
Topic: UPDATED: Alitaliane 1/48 Savoia Marchetti SM.84 by Jean Barby
Replies: 0
Views: 218

UPDATED: Alitaliane 1/48 Savoia Marchetti SM.84 by Jean Barby

Google recently announced they’ll be retiring thin link ads that you may have noticed at the top of some Model Articles on this site (and throughout the web) and so instead of leaving thin gaps where these ads appeared I decided to remove them and in doing so I rediscovered some of Jean’s old but br...
by Editor
Fri Jan 15, 2021 9:01 am
Forum: News
Topic: NEWS: 2020 Modeller of the Year!
Replies: 10
Views: 433

NEWS: 2020 Modeller of the Year!

Today I'm happy to announce Stormo's first ever Modeller of the Year. Exemplifying commitment, high-skill and excellence to the art of modeling and the subject matter. Through his efforts and outstanding contributions over the years Richard Mendes has made Stormo a better place and few would disagre...