Modeling by Rickard Malmborg


Tamiya F4F-4 Wildcat 1/48

by Rickard Malmborg on November 29, 2012 in Aviation -- 5 Comments

The Tamiya Wildcat was a nice kit to build, clever parts breakdown and no fit problem (as with most Tamiya kits); the only extra I put in to it was some details in the cockpit. There was a lot of […]


P-40E Red Star 1/72

by Rickard Malmborg on November 27, 2012 in Aviation

This is the 1/72 scale Hasegawa P-40E Warhawk in Red Star dress. I built this one mostly because I looked forward to the painting and I was attracted to the red stars for some reason. This was a rather simple […]


F-84 Thunderjet 1/72

by Rickard Malmborg on November 22, 2012 in Aviation -- 1 Comment

This model was built for a special event named “Wash & go” during IPMS Open (Sweden) a couple of years ago. The deal was to build a model in quite a limited time; one week ahead of the event you […]


Gates Learjet 1/48

by Rickard Malmborg on November 18, 2012 in Aviation -- 4 Comments

This is the Revell (Hasegawa) Gates Learjet in 1/48 scale. Despite its age the kit is really nice, well ok you’ll have to live with the raised panel lines. This is my only airliner/bizjet so far and I built is […]