World War II: Germany
Aircraft of Germany in WWII.
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Revell 1/32: Fw 190 F-8, Italy 1944
Baden-Württemberg, Germany
Joined: December 06, 2016
KitMaker: 132 posts
AeroScale: 117 posts
Posted: Thursday, October 31, 2019 - 11:57 PM UTC
Hi mates!!!

Here comes my new Fw 190 F-8 in 1/32 scale.
The kit originally came from Hasegawa, but was also sold by Revell under its own label.
It's an oldtimer among the kits, but as you may know, I like these ancient kits.
My 190 shows the "White 11" from "I./SG4", Piacenza, Italy 1944.


European Union
Joined: August 09, 2009
KitMaker: 1,732 posts
AeroScale: 1,336 posts
Posted: Saturday, November 02, 2019 - 07:47 AM UTC
Nice one, Stefan!
A few years ago I built also a F-8 in that camo in 1/48 from Tamiya. The missing swastika here is correct because it was overpainted or at least toned down on most aircraft of this unit. Instead of an external tank I would have used a bomb. At least it's a fighter bomber ....

Have fun!
Queensland, Australia
Joined: April 23, 2015
KitMaker: 4,648 posts
AeroScale: 1,938 posts
Posted: Saturday, November 02, 2019 - 08:20 AM UTC
VEry nice Stefan! Were some of these external fuel cells not painted?

Stockholm, Sweden
Joined: May 02, 2006
KitMaker: 1,953 posts
AeroScale: 1,902 posts
Posted: Thursday, November 07, 2019 - 07:19 PM UTC
Stefan! I just love what you do with the base plates, surrounding equipment and figures, it really adds a lot to an already very nice model! I'll have to do something about the blue undersurfaces on my own build, they turned out Blue with a big "B", your's looks a lot nicer and a lot more plausible!

Victoria, Australia
Joined: June 27, 2010
KitMaker: 3,959 posts
AeroScale: 598 posts
Posted: Saturday, November 09, 2019 - 09:55 PM UTC

Beautiful work Stefan!