Plane - Miniwing
Trucks, Figures - WGS
(Class E 18 locomotive - German State Railways)
Then and now: the locomotive still lives side by side with the rocket/space age.
There still is no alternative to the locomotive, as the best cost-efective means of transportation.
Another prototype turned sour.
The Junkers Ju 287 was a jet bomber that was supposed to turn the tide of the war - again...
It could also be called the Frankenstein Jet Bomber, since it's fuselage was from the Heinkel 177, the tail from the Junkers Ju 388, and the main undercarriage of a Junkers Ju 352.
By the way, the nose wheel was taken from wrecked B-24 Liberators - what a nose job!
Now I know from where CB gets all this nice stuff.
He told me he recently bought 200 (miniature...) palm trees for only 5 euros - this was a really BIG deal.
Another day, another outstanding dio here in the BT blog.
Stay tuned guys, since there are a lot more coming up!