This is the Hobbycraft
A-36A in 1/32 scale. It's a fairly simple kit lacking in many
details and not so accurate in others but currently the only one
available in this scale and though it has a few areas where fit
is not that great it's not all that hard to build and to correct
and add detail to. A note about weathering, the aircraft modeled
was stationed in the desert and took a beating from the sun and
sand. The first photo shows the aircraft being modeled to give
you a frame of reference.
The kit's interior needed a little help so I dressed up the
radios with some knobs and placards and added individual
instrument decals to the instrument panel. The seat harness was
photo etch and I added some toggle switch handles to the various
A bottom photo was taken
before I did the topside details and weathering.