Christmas Cracker Air Force Defence Cuts 2018

Christmas Cracker shiny lucky dice 2018
P51 Mustang –   Not such a useful airplane this year compared to 2017?
Bootleg Airfix American infantry 20/25 mm for scale

Last year my Christmas Cracker yielded a more ‘useful’ mini plastic airplane kit.

Peter Laing 15mm German infantry WW1/2 for scale 


Blog posted by Mark, Man of TIN 12 January 2019.

TSAF New Aircraft Delivery

At a coastal air station a mixture of navy staff and pilots have their photograph taken to celebrate the delivery of a new patrol aircraft.

Rumours are that a biplane version is being developed.

In the background, a naval sentry keeps an eye out for danger and guards the entrance to the control and signal tower

My third aeroplane of Moshi Monsters origin has arrived. Stripped of its colourful decals, I have been looking at this plane with an intention to make a biplane out of it.

The Moshi toy plane is a hybrid of many aircraft. I found a picture online of the old Matchbox Curtiss Helldiver kit that gives me some idea of what a biplane conversion may look like. A silver paint scheme might work well too for experimental, inter War and civilian aircraft.

My previous blog post featured two other Moshi planes and aircrew figures that will fit into future garden games somehow.

Blogposted by Mark, Man of TIN Friday 13 July 2018.