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1/72 WB F/A-18 Hornet


1/72 WB F/A-18 Hornet
Submitted By: Mathew

This is my first aircraft kit and probably my first fully painted one too. I bought it from HobbyLink Japan and it was a pretty good model for the price. I’m not a Pro or serious builder so I skipped on some steps like filling gaps with putty and priming the model. Here’s what I used on this build.

Tools used:
– Plastic side cutter
– Tweezers
– Thin cement
– Tamiya thinner

– RM grey flat
– Standard white
– Post box red
– Olive Green
– Silver leaf
– Black
– Navy Blue

I finished it off with a coat of Clear Flat Top Coat. I didn’t use much of the decals since I’m not very familiar with waterslides but I will complete the rest of the decals at a later date.

Hope you like it.

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  1. Paint application looks good; very clean!

    Well done!

  2. Very good, clean build. Just excellent result as first kit! Have more fun and start another one.

  3. You did a really execlent job building the Boeing F/A-18 Hornet for you first fighter and did it come with Blue Angels decals?


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