1/50 Minicraft Cessna 182 Conversion

Gallery Article by El Rey on Mar 29 2010


Hi Guys!, I am here again, this time I show you a conversion of Cessna 172 converted into a Cessna 182 Skylane. Really the kit has a few quality, and presents many problems of assembled. However I did my best effort, the kit is painted aqueous Gunse and cote Floquil. 

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The weathering is oils and free airbrushing, the antennas were made in steel wire. The propeller, cowling and vertical rudder are made in scrachtbuilt. The exhaust are aluminium pipe, I cut the protection wheels, The navigation lights are from Greif and CMK. Decaling from Aztec decals and Custom Decal System. The decoration is for Mexican Air Force, is a Light Observation Plane. 

I hope that like it! 

El Rey

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Photos and text by El Rey