Modeling by Marek Halas

Marek Halas_Trumpeter 1:35 Strv 103B_042

Trumpeter 1/35 Stridsvagn 103B Main Battle Tank

by Marek Halas on August 18, 2015 in Armor -- 18 Comments

One of Trumpeter’s early offerings was the Swedish S Tank: the Srv 103B. This is my first go at doing a tank in 1/35th, and I elected to choose one of my all time favourites to start my foray into […]

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Eduard 1/72 Albatros DV

by Marek Halas on May 11, 2015 in Aviation -- 21 Comments

Eduard’s diminutive 1/72 Albatros D.V with markings from Jasta 12, from the summer of 1917 This is Eduard’s non profi-pack offering from 2000, a no thrills basic kit that looked pretty nice in the box. This was built for my […]

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Under New Management Comrade!

by Marek Halas on May 1, 2015 in Aviation -- 28 Comments

The Dragon 1/48 Fw190D-9 with a slightly different scheme than normal! A Dora under the Red Star: This model depicts one of a number operated by the Soviet Red Army out of Marienburg, East Prussia from the Spring of 1945. […]

Marek's 1:48 Mirage Hobby PZL P.11c_006

PZL P-11c

by Marek Halas on April 4, 2015 in Aviation -- 34 Comments

The Mirage Hobby’s 1/48 PZL P-11c which I built about five years ago. This was Poland’s standard day fighter in the September Campaign of 1939, and is a pretty iconic aircraft for anyone interested in Polish aviation. The markings are […]

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Eduard Yak-3

by Marek Halas on February 21, 2015 in Aviation -- 30 Comments

My first completed project for 2015 is Eduard’s 1/48 Yak-3. The markings are for Yellow 15 flown by Semion Rogow, 1st Guard’s Division in 1945. It’s one of the early Profi Pack editions dating back to the late nineties, & […]

Marek's ICM 1:48 Yak-9DD_A46


by Marek Halas on December 29, 2014 in Aviation -- 28 Comments

Getting in my last one before 2014 is over, is a project I completed about this time last year: ICM’s Yak-9DD, finished in the scheme of the “Warsaw” fighter regiment circa April 1945 and piloted by one A Matveev. In […]

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HobbyBoss 1/48 Ta 152 C-1

by Marek Halas on December 27, 2014 in Aviation -- 17 Comments

The C-1 was the low to medium altitude version of the Ta 152 and in all probability, according to the available references never got to full flying prototype stage. This project is a bit of a “what-if” and has been […]

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Airfix 1/48 Supermarine Seafire XV Kitbash

by Marek Halas on December 7, 2014 in Aviation -- 21 Comments

An interesting if somewhat futile exercise in kitbashing a Supermarine Seafire XV: This was made from the leftover wings from my Airfix Supermarine Seafire XVII and grafting it onto the modified fuselage of Airfix’s Supermarine Spitfire XII; plus resin casting […]

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Eduard Messerschmitt Bf 108B Taifun

by Marek Halas on November 17, 2014 in Aviation -- 17 Comments

The Eduard 1/48 Messerschmitt Bf 108, completed back in late 2013 & continuing my theme of Polish operated aircraft. The kit is finished to represent the markings of the “Central Staff of the Aviation League” operated by the nascent communist […]

Marek Halas_Mirage Hobby 1:48 RWD-8_031

Mirage Hobby 1/48 R.W.D.-8 PWS

by Marek Halas on November 3, 2014 in Aviation -- 14 Comments

Hi, this is my 1/48 RWD-8 from Mirage Hobby. For those unfamiliar with pre-war Polish aviation this was their standard training & liaison aircraft, & was also very popular with aero-clubs as well. The kit is the old Sponja offering […]