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Vietnam River Crossing

by Carl Christensen on February 14, 2017 in Diorama -- 20 Comments

Tamiya 1/35 M48 Patton. Just finished this week. I was inspired by a photo I saw of a Patton crossing a very deep river, but modelling water scared me! Was recommended to use Woodlands Scenic Real Water so crossed my […]

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Bataan

by Thomas Sweeney on February 3, 2017 in Diorama -- 7 Comments

The Battle of Bataan (7 January 9 April 1942) was a battle that represented the most intense phase of Imperial Japan’sinvasion of the Philippines during World War II. In January 1942, forces of the Imperial Japanese Army and Navy invaded […]

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Lost in Vietnam diorama in scale 1/35. Part 2.

by Roberto Colaianni on January 26, 2017 in Diorama -- 18 Comments

As already written, the Buddha is a reference Verlinden, and included the small base step. The crypt and the rest of the building work, were instead self-built with bricks made by pouring ceramic plaster, in sophisticated wooden molds, styrene and […]

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Lost in Vietnam diorama in scale 1/35. Part 1.

by Roberto Colaianni on January 26, 2017 in Diorama -- 7 Comments

Diorama in 1/35 scale by Italo Feregotto ( figure painting) and Roberto Colaianni this time it’s a scene of fantasy, created taking more in consideration artistic aspect then absolute realism. The story: nothing too complicated, the patrol found the wreck […]

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U. S. Marines defend Wake Island

by Thomas Sweeney on January 23, 2017 in Diorama -- 7 Comments

Out numbered U. S. Marines put up a fierce battle on Wake Island Thanks for looking Semper Fi Tom

Hue 1968

by Thomas Sweeney on January 21, 2017 in Diorama -- 9 Comments

Thanks for looking Tom

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“Covering Fire!”

by Carl Christensen on January 2, 2017 in Diorama -- 14 Comments

This is a Tamiya M113 kit I built about 5 years ago. I added a Recoilless rifle off an old Dragon Mule kit and after market accessories from Black Dog and Verlinden. The figures are from Bravo 6 (resin), and […]

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Ordnance disposal – Iraq

by Carl Christensen on December 25, 2016 in Diorama -- 8 Comments

Two firsts for me here, a Takom kit and Meng kit. The Takom is the 1/35 ‘Civilian car’ which comes with a terrorist and bombs for the boot, and the Meng 1/35 Ordnance Disposal Specialists (2 figures and 2 robots). […]

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“Yonder they come!” December 7 (8) 1941 Philippines

by Bill Koppos on December 6, 2016 in Diorama -- 14 Comments

Built this little dio a couple years ago, in line with my lifelong interest in the Philippine fiasco of ’41-’42. Tried to represent a mad scramble of the 34th Pursuit squadron at Del Carmen field on the Day of Infamy. […]

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Grandpa´s jeep

by Stellan Schroeder Englund on November 29, 2016 in Diorama -- 13 Comments

Been experimenting a bit lately. Being very fond of the classic jeep I got an idea I wanted to realize. As in many countries one can find old military vehicles with an interesting background in Sweden. After many years of […]