Author Topic: Zvezda  (Read 19272 times)

Offline The Big Gimper

  • Any model will look better in RCAF, SEAC or FAA markings
  • Global Moderator
  • Cut. Cut. Cut. Measure. Cut. Cut. Crap. Toss.
    • Photobucket Modeling Album
Re: Zvezda
« Reply #75 on: May 21, 2020, 08:46:12 AM »
The upcoming 1/72 C-130 appears to be an H model now.

Work in progress ::

I am giving up listing them. They all end up on the shelf of procrastination anyways.

User and abuser of Bothans...

Offline GTX_Admin

  • Evil Administrator bent on taking over the Universe!
  • Administrator - Yep, I'm the one to blame for this place.
  • Whiffing Demi-God!
    • Beyond the Sprues
Re: Zvezda
« Reply #76 on: November 07, 2020, 02:45:05 AM »
All hail the God of Frustration!!!

You can't outrun Death forever.
But you can make the Bastard work for it.

Offline nils

  • 1/144 addict
  • Za Rodina!!!
Re: Zvezda
« Reply #77 on: November 28, 2020, 04:45:29 PM »
the 2021 Zvezda Catalogue has been released online (in Russian only ATM)

https://vk.com/wall-29859496_2618028?fbclid=IwAR2yywrmSdQC-sI70HK6YWGW99MEa0HLFsf57a_zo2wEl0_zzDXiP6scNUo

i do fancy that 1/72 C-130J-30  8)
on the bench:
-various models

on the drawing board:
-various 1/72 TinTin aircraft
-1/72 Eurocopter Tiger (Belgian Army)
-various other 1/72 and 1/144 aircraft

Offline Buzzbomb

  • Low Concentration Span, oft wanders betwixt projects
  • Accurate Scale representations of fictional stuff
    • Club and my stuff site
Re: Zvezda
« Reply #78 on: November 28, 2020, 05:00:23 PM »
the 2021 Zvezda Catalogue has been released online (in Russian only ATM)

It's ok, the pictures are in English.

I do so like some of their modern gear, especially gear like the Tracked Radar vehicles.

Plus the old Imai and similar back catalogue of ships like the Medieval Cog and the 17th Century ships

Offline The Big Gimper

  • Any model will look better in RCAF, SEAC or FAA markings
  • Global Moderator
  • Cut. Cut. Cut. Measure. Cut. Cut. Crap. Toss.
    • Photobucket Modeling Album
Re: Zvezda
« Reply #79 on: May 02, 2021, 11:00:43 PM »
Some CAD images of the upcoming 1/72 C-130J-30.


Work in progress ::

I am giving up listing them. They all end up on the shelf of procrastination anyways.

User and abuser of Bothans...

Offline The Big Gimper

  • Any model will look better in RCAF, SEAC or FAA markings
  • Global Moderator
  • Cut. Cut. Cut. Measure. Cut. Cut. Crap. Toss.
    • Photobucket Modeling Album
Re: Zvezda
« Reply #80 on: July 24, 2021, 05:42:33 AM »
Found on Facebook. Not sure if legit or fan art.

Work in progress ::

I am giving up listing them. They all end up on the shelf of procrastination anyways.

User and abuser of Bothans...

Offline KiwiZac

  • Once crowned Mango King by Brian da Basher!
  • The Modeller Formerly Known As K5054NZ
Re: Zvezda
« Reply #81 on: July 24, 2021, 09:49:54 AM »
When a kit does come out, who'll be first to paint it as an X-32?  8)
With warm regards from Whanganui, New Zealand

"Who said Kiwis can't fly...though this one can organise for a kit of the Fletcher FU24 to be produced!"

Offline ChernayaAkula

  • Was left standing in front when everyone else took one step back...
  • Global Moderator
  • Putting the "pro" in procrastination since...?
Re: Zvezda
« Reply #82 on: July 24, 2021, 12:19:01 PM »
While waiting for the Sukhoi kit to materialise, you could do an Italeri X-32 in Russian digital camo!  >:D
Cheers,
Moritz

"The appropriate response to reality is to go insane!"

Offline nils

  • 1/144 addict
  • Za Rodina!!!
Re: Zvezda
« Reply #83 on: July 24, 2021, 08:09:57 PM »
Found on Facebook. Not sure if legit or fan art.

i call fake on this one, its impossible to have a modelkit of it that fast already.
on the bench:
-various models

on the drawing board:
-various 1/72 TinTin aircraft
-1/72 Eurocopter Tiger (Belgian Army)
-various other 1/72 and 1/144 aircraft

Offline GTX_Admin

  • Evil Administrator bent on taking over the Universe!
  • Administrator - Yep, I'm the one to blame for this place.
  • Whiffing Demi-God!
    • Beyond the Sprues
Re: Zvezda
« Reply #84 on: July 25, 2021, 03:35:28 AM »
Agreed - definite fake.
All hail the God of Frustration!!!

You can't outrun Death forever.
But you can make the Bastard work for it.

Offline elmayerle

  • Its about time there was an Avatar shown here...
  • Über Engineer...at least that is what he tells us.
Re: Zvezda
« Reply #85 on: July 25, 2021, 08:30:08 AM »
Is it just my imagination, or does that design appear to owe a lot to the X-32?

Offline ChernayaAkula

  • Was left standing in front when everyone else took one step back...
  • Global Moderator
  • Putting the "pro" in procrastination since...?
Re: Zvezda
« Reply #86 on: July 25, 2021, 09:03:48 PM »
It's the intake that starts so far forward.
Had Sukhoi gone with side intakes, people would think it owed a lot to the X-35. With a bit of YF-23 because of the tail. So... *shrugs*.
I guess there's only so many ways to skin a cat. Especially when talking about supecruising stealthy single-engined cats carrying their armament internally that should still be able to dogfight (catfight?).

FWIW, I think Sukhoi owe a lot to me.  ;D Because this looks a lot like that single-engined YF-23 profile I did many moons ago.  :icon_beer:
Cheers,
Moritz

"The appropriate response to reality is to go insane!"

Offline kitnut617

  • Measures the actual aircraft before modelling it...we have the photographic evidence.
  • I'd rather be dirtbike riding
Re: Zvezda
« Reply #87 on: July 25, 2021, 10:20:26 PM »
It has been pointed out on SPF in the thread about this aircraft, that it resembles one of these

Offline The Big Gimper

  • Any model will look better in RCAF, SEAC or FAA markings
  • Global Moderator
  • Cut. Cut. Cut. Measure. Cut. Cut. Crap. Toss.
    • Photobucket Modeling Album
Re: Zvezda
« Reply #88 on: September 09, 2021, 06:39:07 PM »
1/72 C-130J-30 box-art.

Work in progress ::

I am giving up listing them. They all end up on the shelf of procrastination anyways.

User and abuser of Bothans...