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1/12th Revell “Gambler” Chopper

by Joe Caputo on August 4, 2013 in Automotive -- 3 Comments

As my wife’s collection of 1/12 CRevell Choppers grows, I couldn’t help but wonder what all the fuss was about. She just loves building these things, so I thought I’d give one a try. Now, I knew it had to […]

D’Antin Pramac Ducati GP4

by George Williams on July 31, 2013 in Automotive -- 13 Comments

Hi folks, just to round off July with something different. Following on from the Honda posted earlier, this is a more up to date offering, another Tamiya 1/12 kit. Team d’Antin Pramac are a private Spanish team, and in 2005 […]

Lobster Anyone

by AL HOFFMAN on July 15, 2013 in Automotive -- 9 Comments

This is a March 83G that campaigned in the IMSA GTP series from ’83 through ’85. It was sponsored by Red Lobster. The kit is white metal made by a company called Bam. 1/43rd scale. All of 4 1/2″ long

1/12 Honda RC166 GP racer by Tamiya

by George Williams on July 11, 2013 in Automotive -- 6 Comments

Here’s the latest kit I’ve completed. I’m not normally a two wheel fan, but this Honda is an exception. About the bike: The RC166 was Honda’s triumphant development of its 250 cc racers which started in 1954 when Soichiro Honda […]

Esci 1/9 BMW R/75

by bob mack on July 9, 2013 in Automotive -- 15 Comments

Tamiya 1/20 Ferrari F60 F1

by George Williams on June 20, 2013 in Automotive -- 7 Comments

Here’s Felipe Massa’s 2009 Formula One car, as it appeared at the Goodwood Festival of Speed (without the Marlboro ‘bar codes’, in deference to the event’s sponsor). It’s finished, but is way below the standard of the other models featured […]

The Mighty Duesenberg

by AL HOFFMAN on June 16, 2013 in Automotive -- 7 Comments

This is a representation of an SJ with a LeBaron dual cowl phaeton body. It is the original Hubley version of this kit. 1/18th scale combination metal & plastic parts. All major body parts & engine block are metal & […]

1937 Cord 1/16th scale

by Frank Cronin on June 12, 2013 in Automotive -- 8 Comments

This is another vehicle I built on commission for the same gentleman. He provided the complete kit which was the Entex 1/16th scale kit from 1960. Let me first say that the true color of the model is that which […]

1931 Rolls Royce Phantom II Convertible

by Frank Cronin on June 12, 2013 in Automotive -- 6 Comments

I built this on commission from the very old Monogram 1/24th kit. Surprisingly for it’s age it went together rather well. He had the kit and when he gave it to me to build it was missing quite a few […]


by bob mack on June 7, 2013 in Automotive -- 16 Comments

based on the 1/12 Revell crusader…fuel line plug wires and battery cables micro solder radio shack…brake and clutch cables third guitar string painted with gun blueing…the name has nothing to do with the movie..