**** FINISHED: 1/48 F-101B Voodoo – The Jet Age.

Discussion in '#26 The Jet Age or What could have been' started by Vic Balshaw, Jul 27, 2015.

  1. Vic Balshaw

    Vic Balshaw Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Jul 20, 2009
    Messages:
    13,125
    Likes Received:
    219
    Trophy Points:
    63
    Gender:
    Male
    Occupation:
    Retired
    Location:
    Canberra
    Ratings:
    +243 / 0 / -0
    #1 Vic Balshaw, Jul 27, 2015
    Last edited by a moderator: Jul 27, 2015
    Username: Vic Balshaw
    First name: Vic
    Category: Judge – Non competing
    Scale: 1/48
    Manufacturer: Monogram 5811

    Extras: Parts of Eduard ED48394 detail set, the Edward EX108 Mask and ED MR48041 pitot head. Also chucked in the Quick Boost QB48235 Air Scoops and the Legend LEG4032 Avionics Bay.

    Here are my 6 official angle shots.

    20150727 a3.jpg

    20150727 b2.jpg

    20150727 c3.jpg

    20150727 d2.jpg

    20150727 e2.jpg

    20150727 f2.jpg
     
    • Like Like x 1
  2. Vic Balshaw

    Vic Balshaw Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Jul 20, 2009
    Messages:
    13,125
    Likes Received:
    219
    Trophy Points:
    63
    Gender:
    Male
    Occupation:
    Retired
    Location:
    Canberra
    Ratings:
    +243 / 0 / -0
    Now for some closer detail.

    20150727 g1.jpg

    20150727 g2.jpg

    20150727 g3.jpg

    20150727 g5.jpg

    20150727 g6.jpg

    20150727 g7.jpg
     
    • Like Like x 1
  3. Wurger

    Wurger Siggy Master
    Staff Member Administrator

    Joined:
    Jun 19, 2005
    Messages:
    53,731
    Likes Received:
    3,453
    Trophy Points:
    113
    Occupation:
    A retired military Navigator/ATC, FIS controller
    Location:
    Poland
    Ratings:
    +4,856 / 2 / -1
  4. rochie

    rochie Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Aug 9, 2006
    Messages:
    15,119
    Likes Received:
    528
    Trophy Points:
    113
    Gender:
    Male
    Occupation:
    Head chef
    Location:
    billingham nr middlesbrough uk
    Ratings:
    +633 / 2 / -3
    Really nice Vic
     
  5. fubar57

    fubar57 Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Nov 22, 2009
    Messages:
    13,333
    Likes Received:
    1,612
    Trophy Points:
    113
    Occupation:
    Heavy Equipment Operator
    Location:
    Jungles of Canada
    Ratings:
    +2,321 / 2 / -2
    Fantastic Vic. Now I need one for my RCAF collection.



    Geo
     
  6. Catch22

    Catch22 Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Jun 13, 2007
    Messages:
    9,553
    Likes Received:
    64
    Trophy Points:
    48
    Gender:
    Male
    Occupation:
    Graphic Designer
    Location:
    Edmonton, Alberta
    Home Page:
    Ratings:
    +77 / 0 / -0
    Beautiful Job Vic, love it.
     
  7. Donivanp

    Donivanp Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Feb 23, 2014
    Messages:
    1,458
    Likes Received:
    131
    Trophy Points:
    63
    Gender:
    Male
    Occupation:
    Computers
    Location:
    Katy Texas
    Ratings:
    +144 / 0 / -0
    Very nice Me liky
     
  8. Crimea_River

    Crimea_River Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Nov 16, 2008
    Messages:
    27,428
    Likes Received:
    1,571
    Trophy Points:
    113
    Location:
    Calgary
    Ratings:
    +2,169 / 3 / -2
    Ya dun good Vic.
     
  9. destrozas

    destrozas Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Jan 12, 2010
    Messages:
    2,367
    Likes Received:
    57
    Trophy Points:
    48
    Occupation:
    electromechanical assembly
    Ratings:
    +65 / 0 / -0
    excellent vic excellent
     
  10. Gnomey

    Gnomey World Travelling Doctor
    Staff Member Moderator

    Joined:
    Nov 28, 2004
    Messages:
    44,589
    Likes Received:
    719
    Trophy Points:
    113
    Gender:
    Male
    Occupation:
    Doctor
    Location:
    Portsmouth / Royal Deeside, UK
    Home Page:
    Ratings:
    +857 / 0 / -0
    Great work Vic!
     
  11. Vic Balshaw

    Vic Balshaw Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Jul 20, 2009
    Messages:
    13,125
    Likes Received:
    219
    Trophy Points:
    63
    Gender:
    Male
    Occupation:
    Retired
    Location:
    Canberra
    Ratings:
    +243 / 0 / -0
    Thank you Gents. It was an interesting build to work on and in this scale it is quite a large aircraft. It is also one of those early jets that looks as though it means business and when seeing those huge exhaust pipes, it's powered is shear brute force.
     
  12. destrozas

    destrozas Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Jan 12, 2010
    Messages:
    2,367
    Likes Received:
    57
    Trophy Points:
    48
    Occupation:
    electromechanical assembly
    Ratings:
    +65 / 0 / -0
    is precious heart, I love the plane, I prefer the RF101 vietnam war but hey yours called the atecion me a lot, and photo geo has entered me want to get me one
     
  13. JKim

    JKim Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Jul 1, 2014
    Messages:
    3,007
    Likes Received:
    267
    Trophy Points:
    83
    Location:
    Carlsbad, CA
    Ratings:
    +340 / 2 / -1
    That's beautiful! I love the way this one turned out! Didn't realize how small the Voodoo's wings were.
     
  14. Vic Balshaw

    Vic Balshaw Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Jul 20, 2009
    Messages:
    13,125
    Likes Received:
    219
    Trophy Points:
    63
    Gender:
    Male
    Occupation:
    Retired
    Location:
    Canberra
    Ratings:
    +243 / 0 / -0
    It's a good and interesting build Sergio and like I've said before, this model to me just oozes with the power of the machine.

    Many thanks John, and yes, I was a bit shocked at the lack of wing surface. But then again with a couple of Pratt and Whitney J57 turbojets shoving you along!!!
     
  15. T Bolt

    T Bolt Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Mar 24, 2010
    Messages:
    10,259
    Likes Received:
    307
    Trophy Points:
    83
    Gender:
    Male
    Occupation:
    Bridge & Highway Construction Inspector
    Location:
    Chicago, Illinois
    Ratings:
    +359 / 0 / -0
    Wonderful finish Vic!
     
  16. Wayne Little

    Wayne Little Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Oct 7, 2006
    Messages:
    53,915
    Likes Received:
    1,050
    Trophy Points:
    113
    Location:
    Adelaide Sth. Aust.
    Ratings:
    +1,273 / 4 / -5
    Looks great Vic, real nice job mate.
     
  17. Capt. Vick

    Capt. Vick Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Jul 23, 2008
    Messages:
    8,818
    Likes Received:
    811
    Trophy Points:
    113
    Gender:
    Male
    Location:
    Long Island, New York
    Ratings:
    +1,089 / 2 / -0
    Crackin' job Vic!
     
  18. Vic Balshaw

    Vic Balshaw Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Jul 20, 2009
    Messages:
    13,125
    Likes Received:
    219
    Trophy Points:
    63
    Gender:
    Male
    Occupation:
    Retired
    Location:
    Canberra
    Ratings:
    +243 / 0 / -0
    Many thanks Gents.
     
Loading...

Share This Page