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@nickn Nick Newell

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I collect….hmmmm…well, I accumulate and sometimes build models of just about anything I find fascinating….which is pretty much every genre of military hardware! Alas I have more kits than is humanly possible to build in one lifetime although they’ve all been bought with the intention of being put together…one day!

Dragon’s ‘Black Label’ M103A2 Heavy Tank in 1/35th scale

It’s been quite a while since finishing my last project and this, as the title says, is Dragon’s ‘Black Label’ M103A2 Heavy Tank in 1/35th scale. I won’t bore you with a blow-by-blow account but I used the following additional […]

Tamiya 1/16 Wehrmacht Machine Gunner

Let me start by saying two things; one, this is not an aeroplane so apologies if you’re disappointed and two, I really suck at taking photos! This little effort started out with a block of wood. Yes, a block of […]

Supermarine Seafire XV in 1/48

Let me start by saying I’m not the world’s greatest modeller. Nor am I the fastest. I am however a Spitfire/Seafire-holic and what you’re now looking at is a seven month labour of love. But let’s start at the beginning… […]

Tamiya 1/35 – M-51 Sherman

A period of me-time between contracts afforded the opportunity to make Tamiya’s new 1/35 M-51 Sherman. I’ve been wanting to build a HVSS Sherman for ages and this kit is an absolute ripper – easy to build with fantastic detail […]