Stages of an aircraft model
Written by Viper
A 1/72 scale A-7A Corsair II (Hobby Boss)
Primer coat only
Flight control surfaces airbrushed white, then masked off
Main colour (FS16440) airbrushed. Light post-shading on all panel lines.
Decals applied over a gloss clear coat
Panel lines emphasised using oil paint diluted with turpentine
Matt coat applied, landing gears attached, canopy unmasked.
Weapons and stores mounted, navigation lights brush painted.