Article Directory: Armor

All about AFV and other military model making.

KW-2 “Winter Colossus” / Trumpeter 1:35 /

I would like to present on iModeler a next model from my output. It’s a built few years ago soviet heavy tank KW-2 from WWII times in scale 1:35. KW-2 was a quite unwieldy colossus, despite this, some of captured […]

Airfix PZKW IV Ausf.b King Tiger Airfix 1:76

Ending the WIP shown in http://imodeler.com/groups/work-in-progress-armored-vehicles-and-artillery/forum/topic/work-in-progress-airfix-pzkw-iv-ausf-b-king-tiger-airfix-176/, here is my King Tiger Airfix 1:76. This is the first armored vehicle I ever build. Was very fun to do, so eventually I will do more vehicles. The kit itself is very nice […]

IBG 1/35 Quad Bofors anti-aircraft gun tractor

My 2nd (and less stressful) IBG build. This kit went togerher very nicely compared to the Otter kit. This is a good size truck and will go nicely with the Bronco Bofor anti-aircraft gun kit when I finally get it. […]

IBG 1/35 Otter light reconnaissance car

This was my first time making a kit from IBG, and nearly my last! Although I got there in the end, the molding of the kit was slightly warped so when you came to putting the body together you needed […]

Tamiya 175 mm M107 Mechanized Howitzer in 1:35 (#37021), with diorama

Hi all, I reported twice on this build before, but now I found the time to drive things to completion. This is basically an Italery kit reboxed by Tamiya dating from the late Eighties. I upgraded the mold by adding […]

M5A1 late Stuart – updating Tamiya’s classic

This is Tamiya’s ancient (1974?) 1/35 M5A1 Stuart updated to a late variant by removing the Cullen device, side skirts, adding a scratch built stowage bin on the rear, tow cables from fine solder, replacing all the molded in tie […]

Hobby Boss German 20 mm Flak 38 Pz. Kpfw. 38 (t) in 1:35 (#80140), with Diorama

The “Year of the Cat” group build (ft. Louis Gardner): This build is my entry to Louis Gardner’s “Year of the Cat” group build here. I reported during the build there, see http://imodeler.com/groups/year-of-the-cat/forum/topic/flak-38t-gepard-as-my-entry/ Some history: The vehicle is called a […]

Challenger 1

Well, it all started with an old model for trash. The process began by cleaning the model with caustic soda. I continue with a try paint tests to imitate an abandoned tank in the desert. He continued with me hooked […]

M24 CHAFFEE – AFV – 1/35

Hello all; First post here; This is my last build. it is a direct mounting out of box of the excellent scale model AFV 1/35e. there was no problem of construction, a photo -etched board is present in the box, […]

AFV Club 1/35 M1126 Stryker

One of my stranger habits is to bring back a kit from every city trip I undertake. I usually do some looking around on the web to see if there is a proper hobby shop in the city I am […]