Modeling by Ruben A. Torres Borrego

Revell Germany 1/72 FW 190 F8/R14

Just finished past week, an old mold that required some care to improve it. As you can see I made use of several resin additions and a vacuum-formed canopy that required a lot of adjustment to make it fit, I […]

Revell Germany 1/48 A-20G Havoc, from late 2012.

Hello all. I´m going to share with you this old project, it took me good 18 months to finish it and so far it has been the longest one for me in a single model, I´m not precisely a “Fast […]

Eduard 1/48 Albatros DVa, final installment

Hello again. Last of the project, basically with all the same changes and improvements than the previous two but with the needed changes to represent a DVa. Main difference is that the finishing was done mainly with decals (the other […]

Eduard 1/48 Albatros DV Déjà Vu

by Ruben A. Torres Borrego on January 21, 2017 in Aviation -- 22 Comments

It took longer than expected, but finally the second one is finished. Basicly it has the same modifications and improvements than the first one, just with a different scheme, a little more demanding with all those B/W stripes. Thank you […]

Eduard 1/48 Albatros DV with some improvements.

by Ruben A. Torres Borrego on November 17, 2016 in Aviation -- 10 Comments

A little travel through the building of a model. And yes, they will be three.

Airfix 1/72 P-40CU and P-40B

Hello again, I just finished this double project. Kits were improved with resin accesories: wheels, exhausts, gun cannons on wings, wheel doors and propellers. Other improvements were done in the cockpit but most visible ones are the reflector for the […]

Airfix 1/72 Spitfire Mk I from February 2015.

by Ruben A. Torres Borrego on January 10, 2016 in Aviation -- 6 Comments

Painted with Humbrol, Testors and Model Master Enamels, rust colors in exhausts from Life Color. Seat from Quickboost and photoetched Ring and Bead sight from Eduard. Improvements in control surfaces, propeller axle, brass aerial post and painted insignias and codes. […]

Encore 1/48 OA-37B, finished on Oct. 2015.

Painted with Model Master enamels, metallics with Alclad II and MM Metalizer, decals from Super Scale International, rocket launchers from True Details, minigun pod from Aero Bonus, iron bomb from my spare box with the Encore resin fuze, nose gun […]