Scale Modelling

A lot of members build their own 104s in verious scales, in plastic, in wood or even have them remotely controlled with jet-engines. This section tries to give some informations, backgrounds and products on the 104 scale-model scene.

Beneath an overview of all the Major Manufacturers models. There are also kits made by: Ahm, Artidlast, Busch, Fuji, Hema, Marusan, Paramount, Otaki, Rmm, Sankyo, Sanwa, & Starfix. These have not (yet) been included in the list. People interested in old kits should consult: "The Collectors Value Guide for Scale Model Plastic Kits", by John W. Burns, 5th edition, 1991. Do you have a scan of a box not found in the lists please share it with all of us.

The following webpages are dedicated to scale modeling - categorized by specific area to choose from:

F-104 walkaround detail photos

A lot of details on real 104s can be found on the website: http://www.aircraftwalkarounds.be/Starfighterpage_English.html (See links on the left navigationbar on that webpage)

Various Starfighter modelling web links

Taiwanese 104 model pages: http://blog.roodo.com/rexkuang/archives/2439554.html http://blog.roodo.com/rexkuang/archives/2471850.html http://blog.roodo.com/rexkuang/archives/2496682.html Italian special colors F-104 Starfighter models site: http://digilander.libero.it/GMC/f-104sc.html

F-104 in LEGO

My son Leon created a fantasy F-104L(ego) Starfighter model in February 2010, he did a nice job, see photo beneath taken on his room, just after finishing it:

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F-104 modeling CDs

A special CD has been released by RAM Models with walk around detailed photos from F-104Gs R-756 and 22+35 in the UK. This is a wondeful CD for modellers. See for more information: http://www.rammodels.co.uk/product_info.php/products_id/204