Revell’s 1/48 F/A-18E Super Hornet- The Super Bug Gets Some Paint

The basic coating of paint is on the Super Hornet. I won’t weather this one too much, as it’s going to have more of a “show bird” appearance, with fairly colorful markings. The markings will be for VFA-105, the “Gunslingers”, similar to the photo.

There is still quite a bit of work today. Landing gear and doors, pylons, drop tanks, some ordnance, and more.

I’m really enjoying this kit! Best fun I’ve had in a long time for $14!

 

By Jon Bius

Jon Bius is a scale modeler, building models in a variety of genres, including Gunpla, Maschinen Krieger, Star Wars and other scifi. Through his blog and video channel, Jon shares the tools and techniques he uses to produce results than anyone can achieve - and have fun doing so!

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