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Turn of the Century NASCAR

by IAN JACKSON on October 15, 2017 in Automotive -- 7 Comments

Finished this morning: The ‘gold’ one is Revells’ 1999 (slab-side) Chevy Monte Carlo built almost straight from the box, I lowered the ride-height about 1.5mm as I do with all my NASCAR builds. The decals are from Powerslide, printed by […]

Year of the Cat: Ducati 916 1/12 Tamiya, Part1

by Johannes Gerl on October 15, 2017 in Automotive -- 8 Comments

The release of the 916 was a big bang. At the beginning of the 90ies motorbike design was little innovative and gridlocked to a small number of design patterns. After the 916 all was different and over the following years […]

Holy Grail?

by Harry Brogan on October 14, 2017 in Automotive -- 8 Comments

George Williams hit the nail on the head with the 1/6 Tamiya kit. So here’s what I’ll be building soon. Yes, it’s a 1/6 Tamiya Harley with the sidecar. Personally, I consider this to be the “Holy Grail” of the […]

REVELL 1/8 HARLEY SPRINGER SOFTAIL SNAPTITE KIT

by Harry Brogan on October 13, 2017 in Automotive -- 9 Comments

Well, some folks were looking forward to the build of a snap kit from me. So here it is. First it’s necessary to let you know that the deal I made was for an incomplete kit. Which I knew going […]

TAMIYA 1/12 SUZUKI GSX1100S KATANA

by Harry Brogan on October 8, 2017 in Automotive -- 8 Comments

Well, this one is now complete. Although an older kit from Tamiya it was a good build. With the exception of just a couple of very minor issues. Starting off was the usual engine build. Seems that almost all of […]

Airfix 1:32 Mini Countryman starter kit

by Paul Johnson on September 30, 2017 in Automotive -- 9 Comments

Breaking modellers block with an airfix starter kit on a subject that i always wanted ot model and never had the guts to try. Times they are a changin’… so this is my first article for imodeler . This is […]

’65 Chevy C-10 Stepside

by IAN JACKSON on September 23, 2017 in Automotive -- 15 Comments

Hello folks, back with another vehicle project: This time the excellent Revell ’65 Stepside. No chrome, low-profiles or carbon ceramic discs on this one, just good old sheet steel and skinny cross-plies and brakes the size of milk-bottle tops… …built […]

Choices… Choices…

by Harry Brogan on September 19, 2017 in Automotive -- 13 Comments

I’ll be receiving these three models in the next couple of days. I am putting this out there for you viewers of this page to make the choice as to which one should be built first. I will include a […]

Yamaha YZR 500

by olivier.rive on August 16, 2017 in Automotive -- 15 Comments

Tamiya 1/12 , the bike of a legend GP drivers : Norifumi Abe. A+

8th scale McLaren restoration.

by Robert Aspinall on July 28, 2017 in Automotive -- 12 Comments

Some months ago I was asked if I could repair a poorly built 8th scale McLaren MP4-23. After a long chat with the owner it was decided that I would try and restore the model. The first pictures show what […]