HISTORICAL MINIATURES BY GEORGE GRASSE
CLASSIC AIRCRAFT BETWEEN THE WARS

CURTISS P-36A, 77th PURSUIT SQUADRON, 1940

by George Grasse

HOBBYCRAFT HC1555 1:48 SCALE INJECTION KIT OF THE CURTISS P-36A

HOBBYCRAFT CURTISS P-36A BOX ART

 

 CURTISS P-36 THREE-VIEW PLAN
Image credit:  Curtiss Aircraft, 1907-1947 by Peter M. Bowers (see also bibliography).  This three-view drawing shows the P-36C model which is similar to the P-36A.

 

MODEL TO BE BUILT -  Curtiss P-36A, 77th Pursuit Squadron, 20th Pursuit Group, Moffett Field, California, January 1940
Photo credit:  Wings of Stars, page 65 (see also bibliography).

CONSTRUCTION PHOTO #1


FUSELAGE GETTING STARTED: Not quite yet.
 

 

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MODELING REFERENCES

Bowers, Peter M.  Curtiss Aircraft 1907 - 1947.  Annapolis, MD: Naval Institute Press, 1987.

Freeman, Peter and Mike Starmer.  Wings of Stars, US Army Air Corps 1919-1941 (On Target Special).  Oxfordshire, UK: The Aviation Workshop Publications Ltd, 2009.

 

  

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