1/48 Accurate Miniatures IL-2 Stormovik

Gallery Article by Rafi Ben-Shahar on Sept 7 2010


Being a fan of the successful combat flight simulator game "IL-2", I ended up building a few samples of AM's kit. While certainly not one of their best products, the model nonetheless, certainly shows the ungainly look of the aircraft.

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I chose the form of a factory finished aircraft before painting based on the assumptions that subassemblies were not pre-painted and that another modeller did a proper research on the topic!

Enjoy the photos.

Rafi Ben-Shahar

Photos and text by Rafi Ben-Shahar