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Posted by CarToon | Jul 18, 2019 @ 07:40 PM | 2,276 Views
1/16 scale R/C Army truck that I haul out with my bombers on occasion. The 55 gal. drums, and the tarp covered cargo that hides the batteries, are all scratch built. It has power to all six wheels.
Posted by CarToon | Jul 17, 2019 @ 02:59 AM | 2,161 Views
Here is a Focke Wulf I acquired in a trade. It was repainted, with Callie Graphics markings. The pilot is FMS, repainted to look more like a German fighter pilot. It also has Dave Brown wheels, aluminum cannons, and hand painted spinner. I also added padding around the instrument panel.
Posted by CarToon | Aug 28, 2018 @ 03:09 AM | 2,391 Views
Here is the 1200mm Spit from MotionRC. I didn't do a lot to it, except the wheels, fuselage markings, cannon muzzles, and better looking pilot.
Posted by CarToon | Aug 28, 2018 @ 02:59 AM | 2,355 Views
Well, I guess I am starting to collect bombers. Here is a Flightline B-24, and a modified Dynam B-26. The Marauder makes a nice plane, once you have messed with it for many hours! Nice looking airframe, although I think I am done with the corner cutting quality of Dynam planes.
Posted by CarToon | Jul 28, 2016 @ 06:27 PM | 5,225 Views
This one is nearly finished. Just needs a bit of touchup. It is a repaint. Why does RC Lander think that US Navy jets were/are/should be pea green??
Posted by CarToon | May 29, 2016 @ 07:55 PM | 6,209 Views
This is a repaint to depict a 35th Pursuit squadron P-40c, circa 1940. It also has a Mr. RC Sound 4.1 system, with a TT-25 and bass transducer.

Markings by Callie Graphics.
Posted by CarToon | Feb 25, 2016 @ 02:39 PM | 6,921 Views
This is the C-47 that carried Lt Dick Winters' platoon to the D-Day drop. It is a total repaint, with mods from Parkflyer Plastics, and cowls from the HK 1875mm B-17.

The paratroopers are 1/18 scale Elite Force 101st Airborne.
Posted by CarToon | Jun 17, 2015 @ 02:32 PM | 6,893 Views
Here are some additions to the hangar, although the Hellcat is no more. RIP.

The B-17 is the Sonic Modell 1875mm, and the P-51 and Hellcat are FMS 1400mm planes.
Posted by CarToon | Mar 16, 2015 @ 03:49 AM | 8,852 Views
Here is a Dynam Bf-109, modified with an FMS cockpit, moved back to the correct position on the fuselage.

It also has an FMS tailwheel, and the LG struts were moved forward, and angled out, for a more scale look and stance. It also has a complete repaint.

Wheels are Dave Brown.
Posted by CarToon | Sep 02, 2013 @ 04:14 PM | 8,833 Views
Just finished my newest "Kite"....the Dynam 1200mm Spitfire. I did some mods and a complete repaint.
Posted by CarToon | Jul 06, 2013 @ 01:21 AM | 8,550 Views
I have had this plane for a while, but didn't have a photo of it, so here it is. It is the best flying plane I have, and it has a Mr RC Sound V4 unit installed, with the WWII chip, which includes the authentic Sakae engine sound.
Posted by CarToon | Apr 15, 2013 @ 01:02 PM | 8,817 Views
This was a total repaint of the plane, along with mods on the rear guns and LG. The markings are from the USS Lexington, VB-16, 1943.
Posted by CarToon | Apr 15, 2013 @ 03:15 AM | 9,082 Views
This is a repainted FMS Piper (the small one), representing a WWII era Navy NE-1 trainer.
Posted by CarToon | Nov 20, 2012 @ 01:45 PM | 9,638 Views
Here are a few of my planes. I fly warbirds pretty much exclusively, except for helis. Most of them I repaint, because I just can't seem to leave them alone....Continue Reading