Ultracast resin accessories: Pilots and Props and Exhausts,Oh My! Oh yeah, and a tail wheel well

When it comes to enhancing the look of a model, I’ve always felt that nothing can add more impact to the final result than some great looking resin aftermarket accessories. Whether it is a set of wheels, a new prop, control surfaces, a cockpit or a wheel well, resin accessories are often one of the simplest ways to spruce things

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Product Review: Starfighter Decals, Pt. III- Photoetch and even more decals!

Monday we had a look at some gorgeous decal sets from Starfighter Decals. Then on Wednesday, we looked at some of the resin upgrade sets from Starfighter Decals. Today we will finish the week with some photoetch- and more decals! Many folks know of Starfighter Decals for the products they produce for Monogram’s classic 1930’s biplanes- the P-6E, F112-C, and F4B-4.

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Product Review: Starfighter Decals, Pt. II- Resin upgrade sets

Monday we had a look at some gorgeous decal sets from Starfighter Decals. Today, we’ll continue with our review of Starfighter Decals products, looking at some resin upgrade sets. (And don’t miss out on part III, with photoetch and more decals.) Though Mark Tutton produces many different decal, resin, and photoetch products, what Starfighter Decals is best known for are

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Product Review: Starfighter Decals, Pt.I- P-36, P-40B and a Pearl Harbor decal sets

One of the great things about modeling today is the huge variety of decals and aftermarket accessories available for the modeler to choose from. Whether it’s decals, resin sets, photo etch, or just about any other type of accessories, it’s a good bet someone in the world will be making it. Mark Tutton of Starfighter Decals is one of those people.

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Product Review: Modelshack’s 1/48 Cowl/Engine/Prop Update Set for Monogram or Great Wall P-61 Black Widow

Several years ago, Mark Buchler of Modelnerd’s Modelshack fame had released a resin cowl update set for the Monogram P-61. With the renewed interest in the P-61 thanks to Great Wall Hobby’s Black Widow kit, it was time for an update to that set. Mark’s new update will do double duty, working on both the Monogram and Great Wall kits.

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ModelShack’s Update Set for Lindberg’s 1/48 Curtiss F11C-2 Goshawk

Many folks may know Mark Büchler as “Modelnerd” on various model related forums. A few may remember the super-impressive scratch built cockpit and other additions he did a few years ago for Lindberg’s Goshawk kit that was posted on Fine Scale’s forum. He did an awesome job on that, and decided to make resin copies. He sold a few of those,

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Modern Hobbies F/A-18D Cockpit/Correction set for Italeri/Revell 1/72 F/A-18D

AgapeModels.com forum member Ken Judt (icekj) sent in this product review for a very good looking cockpit upgrade for the F/A-18D. Subject:  F/A-18D Cockpit/Correction set for Italeri/Revell 1/72 F/A-18D Manufacturer: Modern Hobbies LLC. Price: $12.50 Set includes:  Resin cast nose correction with raised detail, resin cast cockpit replacement set.  This set represents a BuNo 164196 or later night attack aircraft.

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Lonestar Models 1/48 OS2U Cockpit Set

Don McIntyre gives us the details on Lonestar Models 1/48 OS2U Cockpit Set (LSM 0224). This is Don’s first contribution to AgapeModels.com- thanks for the support, Don! This set consists of approximately 20 resin parts, and is designed for Monogram’s venerable OS2U-3 Kingfisher kit, a WWII observation floatplane produced by Vought. The Monogram kit is pretty well done for it’s

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