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Eduard 1/48 Mig-21 MF

by Michael Booth on March 26, 2017 in Aviation -- 17 Comments

As the profipack, the kit comes with extra detail and of course masks. Only problems occurring was a tiny gap in the wing root, flimsy front landing gear and a slight bent nose aerial. Painting was done in Tamiya and […]

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Eduard 1/48 Albatros D.II

by Michael Booth on March 23, 2017 in Aviation -- 14 Comments

For a challenge, this would be my first First World War subject. As the profi-pack kit, the content comes with masks and detailed photoetch and four marking options. Woodgrain was achieved using Light Orch Oil paint, this was a challenge […]

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Eduard 1/48 Messerschmitt BF109F-4

by Michael Booth on January 7, 2017 in Aviation -- 13 Comments

As part of a review for SAM, the kit is fantastic as always. Although a re-boxing of the G kit, it is a simple and nice kit to build, with plenty of parts and six marking options in total. Nothing […]

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Eduard 1/32 Messerschmitt BF109E-3

by Michael Booth on November 3, 2016 in Aviation -- 8 Comments

I picked this kit up over a year ago at a model show. Being the profi-pack you get the nice editions Eduard gives you, photoetch, masks and schemes for five Luftwaffe aircraft. The plastic is nice and detailed as always, […]

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Airfix 1/48 Boulton Paul Defiant Mk.I

by Michael Booth on June 20, 2016 in Aviation -- 19 Comments

Have to say, I’ve really enjoyed building my first aircraft for my Battle of Britain Collection both for RAF and Luftwaffe aircraft. Detail is superb and offers a good model for a different RAF aircraft. I first built a defiant […]

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Italeri 1/48 Fiat CR.42 ‘Falco’

by Michael Booth on February 27, 2016 in Aviation -- 9 Comments

Well, another kit completed, this time, the long term project of the Fiat people voted for. Firstly, I wanted to apologise to everyone who voted for this and wanted this to be completed back a year ago! I just never […]

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Airfix 1/72 Bristol Blenheim MK.IVf

by Michael Booth on December 28, 2015 in Aviation -- 20 Comments

Along with the Eduard Spitfire and Akagi, this is one of the nicest kits I’ve built this year. Airfix’s new Blenheim fighter/bomber. My first proper British bomber in over six years! In fact, the only one I’ve fully finished! Problems, […]

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Workbench 2015

by Michael Booth on December 27, 2015 in Uncategorized -- 11 Comments

Not sure what this is about, saw others posting their own work benches and thought I might do the same. The bench is a artist hobby table, it can turn up 90 degrees upwards if used for easels (very nice). […]

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IPMS Telford (ScaleModelWorld) 2015

by Michael Booth on November 13, 2015 in Show Reports -- 6 Comments

On 7th and 8th of November was of course IPMS Telford. I was able to not only attend for both days but also display with my club. While I was around I picked up some great kits, meet a few […]

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Hasegawa 1/450 IJN Akagi

by Michael Booth on October 28, 2015 in Ships -- 18 Comments

Well, another kit has been made and this is a good first for me. I started getting into ship building when learning about Imperial Japanese Navy ships during ww2, and have actually got me caught on the hook, learning their […]