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Tamiya 1:32 Vought F4U-1 Corsair "Birdcage"

Build and Progress Photos by Beny Reyes

Build Review

 

 

 

 

 

 

The Sprue Shots

 

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Build Progress

 

The fuselage halves, cleaned and ready for dry fitting

 

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Interior parts painted with Gunze Mr. Color Interior Green and details washed and painted.

 

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Cockpit painted and detailed

 

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The Instrument Panel

 

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The Engine

 

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Wings at dry fit stage

 

Fuselage halves dry fitted

 

Assembly photos

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Painting

 

 

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Three tone camouflage using Dark Sea Blue, Intermediate Blue and White

 

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Finished model can be viewed here:

 

Gallery:  Tamiya 1:32 Vought F4U-1 Corsair "Birdcage"