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25 Aug 18
Wetherhorn

One central idea that ran through my entire collection was that each model represented a specific ship.  I tried to make every model appear as the original ship by painting them in the actual camouflage patterns they carried and modifying their armament, and sometimes other equipment, to match what was actually fitted at the time […]

13 Apr 18
Wetherhorn

It was more than 50 years ago when I first made alterations to a commercial model.  I always collected models on the basis of each model representing a specific actual ship. Using that criteria I had acquired 3 models of the Midway class aircraft carriers from Comet-Authenticast.  They were all identical. The US Navy began […]