Modeling by Bernard Wylie

iModeler Awards

by Bernard Wylie on December 8, 2016 in Uncategorized -- 13 Comments

Hi Everybody, just a quick note to thank all who voted for my Fletcher and here I am with my chosen prize, the Kitty Hawk 1/32 P-39, might start it in the new year, stay tuned πŸ˜€ Edit: For some […]

Airfix 1/48 Boulton-Paul Defiant.

by Bernard Wylie on November 11, 2016 in Aviation -- 21 Comments

Built as a NF Mk.II, AA404/VA-P, NΒΊ 125 Squadron, Colterne 1942. All the parts for this version are included in the box but not mentioned in the instructions, Montex Masks were used for the insignia.

Under new management.

by Bernard Wylie on November 6, 2016 in Armor -- 15 Comments

As promised back in February 2015, here are some proper photos of my DAK CMP F15 with 20mm FLAK 30. Kit is from Mirror Models in 1/35 scale.

Churchill AVRE with SBG Assault Bridge. 1/35.

by Bernard Wylie on November 5, 2016 in Armor -- 16 Comments

The excellent AFV Club Churchill Mk.IV AVRE (Armoured Vehicle Royal Engineers) with the Resicast SBG (Small Box Girder) Assault Bridge. The hull of the Churchill is packed full of ballast to counter the weight of the bridge.

Hobby Boss 1/35 GMC with 40mm Bofors AAA.

by Bernard Wylie on November 4, 2016 in Armor -- 7 Comments

This is the Hobby Boss GMC with 40mm Bofors, built OOB and finished with Vallejo acrylics, artists oils and pastel chalks.

Resicast 1/35 Ordnance QF 18 pounder with limber and wagon.

by Bernard Wylie on November 3, 2016 in Uncategorized -- 12 Comments

The kit comes as a Mk.II gun but I wanted to build one as used by the ANZAC troops at Gallipoli, so I modified the recuperator of the 18 pounder to the earlier Mk.1 version.

Revell 1/144 USS Fletcher DD445

by Bernard Wylie on October 30, 2016 in Ships -- 30 Comments

I haven’t posted much on iModeler lately, heck, it’s been about 18 months since my last post! Time flies! In my defence I have to say I’ve had a major career change that has kept me busy, not too busy […]

Deutsches Afrikakorps CMP Ford F15 with Flugabwehrkanone 30

by Bernard Wylie on February 18, 2015 in Armor -- 7 Comments

Due to an imminent Cyclone I haven’t set up my usual photo gear, but nevertheless here is my latest completed build, it’s Mirror Models 1/35 Deutsches Afrikakorps captured Canadian Military Pattern (CMP) Ford F15 truck with Flugabwehrkanone 30, the truck […]

A couple I forgot from last year.

by Bernard Wylie on January 31, 2015 in Armor -- 7 Comments

I was going through ‘My Stuff’ and realised I hadn’t shared any photo’s of some ‘targets’ I built last year, from the top.. Dragon 1/35 Pz.Kpfw>IV Ausf.D mit 7.5cm Kw.K.40 L/43 built with Fruilmodel tracks. Dragon 1/35 Sd.Kfz.171 Panther Ausf.A […]

Vulcan Models 1/35 Zundapp K800 with STEIB Sidecar

by Bernard Wylie on December 19, 2014 in Automotive -- 9 Comments

Vulcan Models exquise little Zundapp in 1/35 scale, the grid on the cutting mat in the last photo is 1cm square.