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A year in Review: 2017

by Roberto Colaianni on December 20, 2017 in Aviation -- 10 Comments

3 project ended this year, a long lasting one: the IA-58 Pucarà Acongaua kit in 1/48 started and stopped for almost 3 years, an F4U Corsair in 1/72, for a friend and a collector that, unfortunately passed away shortly after […]

Fifty shades of gray.

by Roberto Colaianni on December 6, 2017 in Aviation -- 15 Comments

Since in the last 3 weeks, for several reason, i did not progress much with the projects I work on , I post an article about a Revell Tornado IDS, 1/48, I build a couple of years ago, for a […]

Italian Navy U-212, with experimental camo, Revell 1/144

by Roberto Colaianni on September 6, 2017 in Ships -- 10 Comments

First of all I would like to clarify that the camo of the U-Boot, has been copied from a model appear on an Italian Modelling Magazine some years ago. A collector request to me this job. After desperate search on […]

Pucarà 1/48 Acongaua with recce drone Mirach 100/2. Cordoba, Argentina 1988. Part 2.

by Roberto Colaianni on September 4, 2017 in Aviation -- 25 Comments

Finally I found a little time to write part 2 of the article about my 1/48 Pucarà, which was ended just in time for Moson Model Show in April 2017, after 3 years of start and stop. Here is the […]

Gaspatch 1/48 Henschel Hs 123 A1 – Kit Review

by Roberto Colaianni on September 4, 2017 in Reviews -- 11 Comments

Gaspatch, a new brand, has previously released just one complete aircraft kit, when in 2017 they produced two versions of the HS-123, first the B1 version and shortly after the A1. The subject was previously covered by the old ESCI […]

UH-60A 82 Airborne divisionDesert Storm-Hasegawa 1/72

by Roberto Colaianni on May 15, 2017 in Diorama -- 11 Comments

Since the whole wip has been published here: http://imodeler.com/groups/rotary-wing/forum/topic/uh-60a-82-airborne-divisiondesert-storm-hasegawa-172/ , I will not add much word. Is is a work made on hurry for a friend, who chose subject. I’m not very happy of it, not a bad build, but […]

Brindiamo all’ affondamento ( let’s celebrate the sinking)

This Is an old diorama in scale 1/72, I presented to the last Moson contest. Since I read some positive comments to the picture published in the Moson Report, i though would have been a good idea to give some […]

1/72 Tamiya F4U-1A Ira Kepford

by Roberto Colaianni on February 1, 2017 in Aviation -- 23 Comments

Just finished! Very quick build for a collector friend of mine. Short Wip here: http://imodeler.com/groups/work-in-progress-aircraft/forum/topic/172-tamiya-f4u-1a-ira-kepford/ Thanks for watching

Lost in Vietnam diorama in scale 1/35. Part 2.

by Roberto Colaianni on January 26, 2017 in Diorama -- 22 Comments

As already written, the Buddha is a reference Verlinden, and included the small base step. The crypt and the rest of the building work, were instead self-built with bricks made by pouring ceramic plaster, in sophisticated wooden molds, styrene and […]

Lost in Vietnam diorama in scale 1/35. Part 1.

by Roberto Colaianni on January 26, 2017 in Diorama -- 7 Comments

Diorama in 1/35 scale by Italo Feregotto ( figure painting) and Roberto Colaianni this time it’s a scene of fantasy, created taking more in consideration artistic aspect then absolute realism. The story: nothing too complicated, the patrol found the wreck […]