1/48 Monogram OA-4M

Gallery Article by Patrick Hawkey

 

Pretty much stock Monogram 48th kit.  Decals also.  Challenge here (and with other tactical gray schemes) is to match paint colors to decal shades of gray -- be they right or wrong.  

 

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A truly accurate Skyhawk would have clear lenses over red/green navigation lights.  Much easier to paint the edge of the wingtip red or green...

Enjoy the photos.

Patrick Hawkey

      

Photos and text by Patrick Hawkey