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Battle of Britain GB Gallery and Poll

  

44 members have voted

  1. 1. Choose your favourite build. One choice only.

    • Stew Dapple's Fiat CR.42 Falco
      6
    • PlaStix's Spitfire Scramble
      9
    • PlaStix's Spitfire Re-arming
      4
    • Bordfunker's Blenheim IV
      1
    • Basilisk's Hawker Hurricane Mk I
      2
    • Marek's Hurricane Mk.I RF-E P3700 303 Sqn
      2
    • tonyot's Hurricane Mk.I 601 Sqn
      4
    • Ettore's Dornier Do-17Z
      0
    • Wolwe82's Bf 109E-3, JG 52 Karl Wolff
      2
    • Ozzy's dogfight double, Hurricane & Hs126
      2
    • pabbi's Fiat Br.20M Cicogna
      2
    • Basilisk's Spitfire Mk I
      1
    • Dave_R's Airfix He 111 P-2
      0
    • Mottlemaster's forcelanded Bf109E-4
      3
    • Kallisti's Revell 1:32 Spitfire IIa
      1
    • AndyL's Defiant
      0
    • stevej60's Bf109E Josef "Pipps" Priller
      0
    • GREG DESTEC's Bf 109E-4 Gerd Schopfel
      0
    • modelling minion's Airfix 1/48 Bf-109E-3 Fw Walter Scholtz
      0
    • kpc7676's Tamiya 1/48 Bf-109E-3 Horst Tietzen
      1
    • modelling minion's Airfix 1/48 Hurricane Mk.1 Flight Sergeant Tony Pickering
      0
    • Tomoshenko's Spitfire Mk.1a
      0
    • Speedman's 1/144 Hurricane Mk.1 PIt Off Leonard Stevens
      1
    • Stew Dapple's Fujimi 1/72 Ju87B-1 S2+LM
      0
    • Not in this group
      3
  2. 2. Choose your favourite build. One choice only.

    • Fatboydim's Defiant
      1
    • Fatcawthorne's Spitfire I R6981 Al Deere "Kiwi III"
      0
    • Col's 602 Sqn. Spitfire Mk.I X4382
      1
    • BerndM's Hawker Hurricane Mk.I P3700, RF-E
      1
    • stevej60's Airfix new tool Spitfire MK1,222 Sqn
      0
    • Arniec's Hurricane Mk I F/Lt. E.J. Gracie
      1
    • Stew Dapple's Fujimi 1/72 Ju87B-2 T6+HL
      1
    • Black Knight's Gloster Gladiator II
      0
    • AndyE1976's Boulton-Paul Defiant PS-B
      0
    • AndyE1976's Airfix Do-17z 5K+AR
      0
    • Stew Dapple's Fujimi 1/72 Ju87R-2 A5+CL
      0
    • Speedman's 1/144 Hurricane Mk.1 PIt Off Arthur Clowes
      0
    • azureglo's Spitfire 1, QV-I
      0
    • CedB's Blenheim Mk IF L1105
      0
    • logical's He111
      1
    • Stevej60's Italeri 1/72 Ju 87B
      0
    • Bordfunker's Blenheim If
      2
    • sean's Airfix Bf109E Helmut Wick
      0
    • wimbledon99's Spitfire MkI Denys Gilliam
      0
    • CedB's Defiant L7026
      0
    • dazdot's Bf109E-1
      0
    • PaulR's Airfix BF109E Ofw Bernhard Lempskemper
      0
    • T7 Models' Fairey Fulmar Mk I
      2
    • Dermo245's Spitfire Mk.1A, R6626, 'XT-Y'
      1
    • Not in this group
      33
  3. 3. Choose your favourite build. One choice only.

    • GREG DESTEC's Old tool 1/48 Airfix Hurricane
      2
    • sean's Airfix Messerschmitt Bf-109 Oblt Werner Machold
      2
    • Not in this group
      40


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Fairey Fulmar Mk.I

Royal Navy 808 Naval Air Squadron, attached to RAF Fighter Command

RAF Ronaldsway, Isle of Man, September 1940

Vista kit, boxed by Airfix, finished with Tamiya and Pollyscale acrylics and Alclad Klear Kote lacquers

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Bf109E-4 Wn.1985 5th September 1940 1/JG3

Banks Farm , Aldington , Kent (*when two members of the Local Defence Volunteers take charge)

*This part may have occured but all records have been lost.

Build thread http://www.britmodeller.com/forums/index.php?/topic/234984800-bf109-e-4-white-6-wn-1985-forced-landing-diorama-5-sept-iv-got-wurms/

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Old tool 1/48 Airfix Hurricane. 85 Sqdrn Castle Camps August 1940.

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Airfix new tool 1/48 Hurricane Mk.1 flown by Flight Sergeant Tony Pickering 501 Squadron September 1940.

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Here's the link to the build:- http://www.britmodeller.com/forums/index.php?/topic/234985573-local-hero/

Thanks for looking.

Craig.

Edited by modelling minion

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haven't yet got better pictures despite experimenting, here is my first (and hopefully not last model for this GB), Airfix Fabric Wing Hurricane

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Airfix Boulton Paul Defiant. Here is the link to the WIP

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Thank you for looking. Joe.

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'My dear old "Hurricane" [OK1] that I flew throughout 1940 when commanding No.11 Fighter Group. She still does over 300 m.p.h. and remains a faithful "charger"'. "Park: The Biography of Air Chief Marshall Sir Keith Park" by Vincent Orange.

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Dogfight Double - 30 August 1940

Spitfire kit: Airfix 1/48

Bf109E kit: Eduard 1/48

Build thread: http://www.britmodeller.com/forums/index.php?/topic/234988872-dogfight-double-30-august-1940/

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Good evening

My last participation for this GB another Hasegawa Hurricane flown by John Kent with the Squadron 303

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Build thread here

http://www.britmodeller.com/forums/index.php?/topic/234987747-hurricane-mk-1-hasegawa-fl-john-kent-sqn-303-september-1940/

Patrice

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Spitfire Scramble

Kit: 1/48 Tamiya Mk.I Spitfire

Extras: Eduard photo-etch set, EZ-line, Airfix figures and an Airfix propeller motor

Paints: Humbrol and Revell acrylics all applied by hairy sticks

WIP: http://www.britmodeller.com/forums/index.php?/topic/234984612-two-148-mki-spitfires-tamiya-and-airfix-new-tool-figures-and-ammunition-trolley-191015/page-1

RFI: More pictures can be found here.

Video: A video on YouTube demonstrating the prop working on this kit (sorry about the shaky video!!!)

Aircraft: Spitfire X4593, UO-A, of 266 Rhodesian Squadron RAF, based at RAF Wittering, July 1940*

*This aircraft crashed on 22nd November 1940 near Holme Lode Farm, Holme, Cambridgeshire. More details about the aircraft, the pilot (at the time of the crash) and the aircraft’s possible excavation in the near future, can be found here: http://www.greatfen.org.uk/pilot-and-crash

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Thank you for looking.

Kind regards,

Stix

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Spitfire Re-Arming

Kit: 1/48 Airfix Mk.I Spitfire (New Tool version)

Extras: Eduard photo-etch set, EZ-line, Airfix and Revell RAF Ground Crew figures plus equipment

Paints: Humbrol and Revell acrylics all applied by hairy sticks

WIP: http://www.britmodeller.com/forums/index.php?/topic/234984612-two-148-mki-spitfires-tamiya-and-airfix-new-tool-figures-and-ammunition-trolley-191015/page-1

RFI: More pictures can be found here.

Aircraft: X4382, LO-G, of 602 Squadron RAF, P/O Osgood Hanbury, RAF Westhampnett, September 1940

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Thank you for looking.

Kind regards,

Stix

Edited by PlaStix

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Defiant L7026

Kit: 1/72 Airfix Mk.I Defiant (New Tool version)

Extras: Pmask masking set, Xtradecal X72-117 transfers

Paints: Badger Stynylrez primer, Vallejo Model Air, Airbrushed

WIP: http://www.britmodeller.com/forums/index.php?/topic/234989734-defiant-l7026-ps-v-264-sqn-airfix-172/?p=2123447

Aircraft: L7026, PS-V, of 264 Squadron RAF

Piloted by P/O P.L. Kenner, the gunner P/O C.E. Johnson was on his first operational sortie when it was shot down by Me109’s of JG26 over Thanet on 28th August. The aircraft crashed in flames on Sillibourne Farm, Hinxhill, east of Ashford. Sadly both were killed.

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Blenheim Mk IF L1105

Kit: 1/72 Airfix Mk.I Blenheim (New Tool version A04016)

Extras: Pewit masking set, Xtradecal X72-117 transfers, gun pack from Airfix Mk IV

Paints: Badger Stynylrez primer, Vallejo Model Air, Airbrushed

WIP: http://www.britmodeller.com/forums/index.php?/topic/234989737-blenheim-mkif-l1105-219-sqn-fk-s-airfix-172/?p=2123483

Aircraft: L1105, FK-S, of 219 Squadron RAF (details in WiP thread)

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Fully crewed by Ced Bufton, on Flickr

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Hurricane Mk.I RF-E P3700 Sgn303

On 6th September 1940, while flying the plane, P/O Miroslaw Feric shot down Messerschmitt Bf 109 over Sevenoaks. On 9th September, F/Sgt Kazimierz Wunsche, while being at the controls of the plane, was shot down in a fight with Bf 109 over Beachy Head. The plane crashed and burnt in Saddlescombe Farm, Poynings, Newtimber, about 17:55. The pilot parachuted near Devils Dyke and was taken to hospital in Hove, with minor burns.

Kit Airfix Hurricane Mk.I 1:48 new toll

IP Yahu Models zoom Eduard for Hasegawa

paint Model Master + Humbrol enamel

decals Techmod and Airfix

masks Melius Manu

wip http://www.britmodeller.com/forums/index.php?/topic/234986581-hawker-hurricane-mk-i-148-airfix/

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Dog Fight over Margate.

On the 24th July 1940 Werner Bartels was shot down by S.Leader H C Sawyer. Bartels crashed at West Northdown Margate and was taken prisoner. His Aircraft travelled the country raising war funds. Many pictures of the aircraft can be found on the web. A few days later S.Leader Sawyer was killed when taking of from Hornchurch.

WIP here

http://www.britmodeller.com/forums/index.php?/topic/234984997-dog-fight-over-margate-updated-2910-finished/page-1

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