Saturday, 21 May 2011

Hobbyboss 1/48 scale Messerschmitt Me262 A1 a/U4

Follow UK master modeller Pete Smith's  Hobbyboss Me 262 build;

".... After building quite a few AFV's lately I have chosen the superb Hobbyboss 262A 1a/U4 for my next project. I picked it up when it was released and have been itching to start it. The only after market stuff I plan on using is a set of eduard seatbelts and a replacement gun barrel from master models which looks much better than the plastic kit item. I have also got the Valiant wings publications book on the Me262 which is packed with info and detailed pictures. Markings wise I plan on building W/Nr 111899 which was flown by Major Wilhelm Herget of JV44 against USAF formations on two occasions...."

Pete's Model World blogspot is here