Corsairs from Jim

Jim Sullivan has be “practicing” for our corsair build by putting some of his stash to the test. We’ll follow his progress here. Jim has finished his 1A, we should just add this “practice” plane to the diorama, it looks so good !!...

Bugsairs Presentation Notes

During our February meeting, King Richard gave a presentation on some of the details about the Bugsair club build. I know all of you were wanting copies of the presentation but rather than implode your inbox I thought that this would be a good, centralized location for that information. You can download the presentation...

F4U recognition light

F4U Corsair Identification Light

Willie Althammer found this little gem. I offer this as info only for the modification inclined…. Reference F4U Corsair in Detail & Scale, part 1 (XF4U through F2G, copyright 1998), page 42…. All Corsairs thru -1A and early -1D’s (up to BuNo F4U-1D BuNo 57483 and FG-1D up to 87987) had a white teardrop...

FreeWillie’s M3 Stuart

I have to say that this was my first armor build. I am a figure and sometimes car guy so this was a departure in modeling for me. I really enjoyed the Academy kit. It went together with little fuss even though I opted for the individual link tracks.Unfortunately, I did not take any...

Meeting this Friday Feb 1st

Our monthly meeting is this Friday at Memorial United Methodist Church of Charlotte  4012 Central Ave.  28205 Meeting starts at 7:00 Pm with a social 1/2 hour then the regular meeting followed by an interesting show and tell. This month there will be a raffle, an update on the Corsair Build and a showing...