Modeling by Nick Newell


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

by Nick Newell on October 6, 2016 in Armor -- 11 Comments

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 German Machine Gunner #1

Tamiya 1/16 Wehrmacht Machine Gunner

by Nick Newell on May 11, 2015 in Figures -- 7 Comments

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

by Nick Newell on August 3, 2013 in Aviation -- 26 Comments

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

by Nick Newell on December 21, 2012 in Armor -- 6 Comments

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 […]