Photos from the Desert Classic XVIII contest

Category Winners

"Contest Theme: What If"

November 1, 2014




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Category First Place Second Place Third Place
1. Helicopters, All Scales & Types
AN 64 Apache - Jeff Foltz CH46 - Rick Manaseri Coast Guard Dauphin - Rick Manaseri
2. Aircraft; Biplanes, All Scales & Types  
Gotha GIV - Mark Glidden Nieuport - Dave Sampson No Entry
3. Aircraft 1/73 & Smaller
787 - Sonny Esparza 777-300 - Sonny Esparza Spitfire PRXI - David Newman
4. Aircraft 1/72,Prop
P47 - Rick Costa Bf 109K-4 - Rick Costa Zero - Rick Manaseri
5. Aircraft 1/72, Jet
Arado 555 - Jeremy Pratt B-47 - Ed Souza No Entry
6. Aircraft 1/48, Allied, Prop
Hawker Hurricane - Dave Conner Kingfisher - Rick Manaseri E-2C - Jason Manfield
7. Aircraft 1/48, Axis, Prop
Fw 190D9 - Milt Polous BF109 G-6 - Mark Glidden N1K2-J Shiden-kai - Rick Costa
8. Aircraft 1/48, Jet
TF 104-G - Milt Poulos Mig 15UT1 - Frank Babbit F104 - Thad Lorusson
9. Aircraft 1/32 amd Larger
FW 190 D-9 - Peter Long F-104G - Milt Poulos F4U-1 - Corsair Jeff Foltz
10. Ships, All Scales & Types    
LCNC - Jeremy Pratt No Entry No Entry
11. Submarines, All Scales & Types
SSN Virginia - Matt Graham Type II U Boat - Dave Conner No Entry
12. Armor 1/72nd & Smaller
King Tiger Production Turret - Tom Hamel King Tiger Porsche Turret - Tom Hamel Tiger Tank - George Creed
13. Armor 1/48th & Smaller
Tiger I (Kursk Version) - Mike Mince Tiger I (Late Version)- Mike Budzeika King Tiger - Peter Long
14. Tanks, Allied-1945 & Earlier 1/35 & Larger
M-26 Pershing - Brian Casteel U.S. M-10 Tank Destroyer - Tom Hamel Char 2 French Tank - Mike Otis
15. Tanks, Axis-1945 & Earlier 1/35 & Larger
King Tiger (Production Turret) - Tom Hamel Pkfz IV Ausf D - Mike Mince Type 95 HAGO Light Tank - Mike Budzeika
16. Tanks, AFV 1946 & Later 1/35 & Larger
Challenger 2 - Jason Mansfield M113 TVA Canadian - Mark Gudden BTR 80 - Mike Budzeika
17. Artillery, All Scales & Types    
Sdkfz 7/2 Flak 37 - Mike Budzeika No Entry No Entry
18. Armor: Softskins
M26 ARV - Tom Hamel Buffalo MPCV - Jason Manfield M21 Mortar Carrier - Dave Conner
19. Auto-Factory & Replica Stock No Photo
Mercedes 300 SLR - Steve Taylor 41 Chevy Pickup - Roger Chavez Porsche Carrera GT - Michael Apodaca
20. Auto-Street Machine & Hot Rods
1955 Chevy P.U. - Kim Grant 1955 Chevy P.U. - Kim Grant 1940 Ford Conv. - Emilio Gutierrez







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