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Modeling by Ramon R. Lomeli

AMK 1/48 MiG-31B/BS Kazakhstan Air Force

by Ramon R. Lomeli on December 3, 2017 in Aviation -- 18 Comments

Hello again! Completely OOB AMK MiG-31B/BS. This is a very well engineered kit, and it was so much fun to build. I went with the Kazakhstan Air Force markings because I did not see many of those being made. My […]

Revell 1/48 F-15E Strike Eagle

by Ramon R. Lomeli on December 3, 2017 in Aviation -- 24 Comments

Here is my Revell F-15E Strike Eagle. it’s OOB with Hasegawa weapons added to represent a Bold Tiger bird in the opening days of Operation Enduring Freedom. i went to my local municipal airport to take the pictures. I used […]

Tamiya 1/48 F-16CJ

by Ramon R. Lomeli on December 3, 2017 in Aviation -- 16 Comments

Hello iModelers! Here is my Tamiya F-16CJ, OOB. Not much to say except it was a fun and well engineered kit, and I highly recommend it!

CH-47D Tribute build

by Ramon R. Lomeli on January 25, 2017 in Aviation -- 21 Comments

Hello iModeler! Here are a few pics of a 1/48 scale Italeri Chinook I recently built for a friend, who is a veteran and former Chinook Flight Engineer. I used Werner’s Wings decals for the serial number of his aircraft, […]

AH.7 Lynx, Afghanistan 2006

by Ramon R. Lomeli on July 12, 2016 in Aviation -- 32 Comments

Long time no speak, iModeler! Here is a Lynx gifted to me by my wife’s grandmother Mary, who we all called Nan. She was a very special lady, veteran of ww2 WAAF, and tough as nails. I only wish she […]

1/48 Scale Mi-24 Hind-E

by Ramon R. Lomeli on December 27, 2015 in Aviation -- 28 Comments

Hello iModeler! Here is my Revellogram 1/48 scale Mi-24 Hind, converted to Hind-E standards. i used Cobra Company Weapons Set and External Detail Set, Linden Hill Decals and Akan Paints (which I HIGHLY recommend!) For the weapons sight on the […]

Hasegawa 1/48 scale N1K2-J George

by Ramon R. Lomeli on October 8, 2015 in Aviation -- 38 Comments

Hello all! Here is my Hasegawa Shiden-Kai, built straight from the box. The only add on was the EZ Line antenna wire. Once assembled, I sprayed Testors Metalizer Aluminum from a can as a primer coat, then I used Tamiya […]

Academy 1/48 scale SU-27 Flanker

by Ramon R. Lomeli on July 17, 2015 in Aviation -- 25 Comments

Hello! Here is my Academy 1/48 scale SU-27 Flanker. This kit was purchased for the equivalent of about $20 in the city of Taegu, Republic of Korea back in 1995 (when I thought $40 was a lot to pay for […]

Hobbycraft 1/48 scale Mig-17

by Ramon R. Lomeli on July 16, 2015 in Aviation -- 31 Comments

Hello! So here is my Hobbycraft MiG-17. I bought this kit waaaay back in 1993 while I was in Virginia for AIT. I have been carrying it around with me ever since, and finally started it this past spring. If […]

Thanks Again, iModeler!

by Ramon R. Lomeli on July 15, 2015 in Aviation -- 21 Comments

Hello! Last year I won the random drawing for May, and the new tooling BF-109e-4 by Airfix was my prize. I didn’t just want to take a prize and have it sit in my stash because that would seem a […]