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Airfix 1/12th scale Bentley ‘Blower’

by Martin Planes on June 25, 2017 in Automotive -- 6 Comments

Hi all This is my first post after just joining imodeler. Cars are not my usual subject having been a vintage aircraft enthusiast (when I say vintage I mean from about 1915 up to about 1965 so Eindecker to Vulcan […]

Pirana,The Man from Uncle Spy car 1/24

by Robert Royes on April 28, 2017 in Automotive -- 12 Comments

Bitten by the nostalgia bug when AMT reissued this kit, I quickly acquired one, not realizing that the packaging was better then the kit, or maybe I shouldn’t do autos,I couldn’t wait to finish it. this kit was so fiddly […]

Revell 1/24 1960 Corvette

by Tom Bebout on April 1, 2017 in Automotive -- 11 Comments

Something a little different for me, a car. Haven’t build one since I was 14, and I remember it being a gray gull wing Mercedes. Was prodded into doing this kit from a coworker who builds lots of cars and […]

VW New Beetle (Tamiya 1/24)

by Dmitry Stropalov on March 26, 2017 in Automotive -- 5 Comments

I’ve never tried this kind of the scale modeling – cars in 1/24 scale. And this Beetle is my first attempt in it. I don’t know anything about scale model cars, so I’ve enjoyed something completely new to me. Base […]

Wallace & Gromit; and the curse of the were rabbit.

by Carl Christensen on February 13, 2017 in Automotive -- 14 Comments

This was an Airfix kit I got some years ago “for my daughter”. It’s about 1/16th scale I’d guess. Something fun and different to build. Had to convert Wallace from standing to sitting and added some carrots from my daughters […]

1/48 Tamiya Citroen Traction 11CV

by Brian Scott on February 11, 2017 in Automotive -- 8 Comments

My forth another one of those little fantastic Tamiya kits . Plenty more to still build . Finished with Tamiya paints . Enjoy 🙂 Brian

WW1 Model-T Ford Ambulance, Western Front 1918

by Carl Christensen on February 10, 2017 in Automotive -- 16 Comments

ICM 1/35 scale with Master box figures. Nice simple little kit that was fun to build. Well except for the decals! Not sure if I just got a bad bunch but they were a nightmare to apply. As soon as […]

1/6 Scale Tamiya Harley-Davidson AMF Electra-Glide FLH1200

by Harry Brogan on February 1, 2017 in Automotive -- 4 Comments

Recently acquired this one and, since it’s a hard-to-find kit I’ll be building this one with some special attention to details. While searching for a release date for this kit I discovered that it is not listed any longer on […]

TAMIYA FLH CLASSIC

by Harry Brogan on January 31, 2017 in Automotive -- 15 Comments

Once again I am in the 1/6 realm with my fourth FLH Classic. I decided to build this one using both black metallic and blue metallic Dupli-Color from the auto parts store. As with 99% of the Tamiya kits this […]

Revell 1/12 Custom Chopper

by Harry Brogan on January 20, 2017 in Automotive -- 6 Comments

I’ll be reviewing the Revell Custom Chopper here. This is kit number 85-7324 As you can see by the box art there doesn’t seem to be a lot of detail on this kit. However, upon opening of the kit there […]