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Paper Models

by G. Ley on October 22, 2017 in Diorama -- 1 Comment

I cannot resist free paper models. Here are a few dioramas from my micro museum, featuring free, online offerings. The Japanese model is the carrier Akagi’s island with deck. The cost of a 1/144 Aichi type 99 “Val” and B5N […]

The Yellow Nose of Texas

by G. Ley on October 13, 2017 in Diorama -- 16 Comments

The “Yellow Nose of Texas” There’s a yellow ‘plane in Texas That I’m a goin’ down to see No other pilot knows her No pilot, only me You may talk about your Ayers Thrush And sing of your Paw-nee But […]

Eiffel Tower, H:14cm, nonescale, 3D metal puzzle

by Hongseob CHOI on October 11, 2017 in Diorama -- 10 Comments

Hello Modelers! I suddenly gripped this thing and made in just couple of days. “3D metal puzzle” It’s basically kind of PE metal product for hobbys. It was in fashion several years ago in Korea. I have no idea if […]

RNLI lifeboat station “Stornoway” on the Isle of Lewis

by Dirk Derks on August 8, 2017 in Diorama -- 12 Comments

RNLI LIFEBOAT STATION “STORNOWAY” ON THE ISLE OF LEWIS (RNLI= ROYAL NATIONAL LIFEBOAT INSTITUTION) (UK) Severn Class Lifeboat: The Severn Class is an all-weather lifeboat, that was introduced into the fleet in the year 1995. The last one was delivered […]

September 1940 – Ready for the next sortie over England

by Paul Nash on July 21, 2017 in Diorama -- 11 Comments

A fit of over-enthusiasm a couple of years ago suggested it’d be a good idea to put together a diorama depicting a typical Jagdwaffe camouflaged revetment as summer came to a close in 1940 somewhere in the Calais area of […]

1/72 WW2 Europe Theater “Confront”

by Kitti Tatsumaki on July 14, 2017 in Diorama -- 8 Comments

Hmmm, it’s a fun build like 2 years ago. All 1/72, with Supermarine Spitfire Mk.Vb, Hawker Typhoon Mk.Ib, Panzerkampfwagen PzKpfw VI Tiger Ausf. E/H Tank Sd.Kfz 181 and Panzerjäger Tiger Ausf. B Jagdtiger Sd.Kfz 186. I use Airfix 1/72 German […]

Long Range Desert Group (completed )

by Thomas Sweeney on June 26, 2017 in Diorama -- 6 Comments

The Long Range Desert Group was a reconnaissance and raiding unit of the British Army during the Second World War. Originally called the Long Range Patrol ( LRP), the unit was founded in Egypt in June 1940 by Major Ralph […]

Casualty Evacuation

by Carl Christensen on June 18, 2017 in Diorama -- 10 Comments

My last post was a Tamiya French Armoured carrier UE done in German markings, and again ive converted a 2nd one into captured German markings for a field ambulance. Its a great simple wee kit that is very versatile. The […]

Airfix Spitfire Mk1a 1/72 Starter Kit

by Alfredo Cofré on June 12, 2017 in Diorama -- 8 Comments

Hi, everybody. This is my first contribution as an article to iModeler. Some years ago I bought this Spitfire MK1a Starter Kit for my then 16 yo step son, but he never got interested in modelling. Anyway, some years later […]

Long Range Desert Group

by Thomas Sweeney on June 3, 2017 in Diorama -- 8 Comments

I haven’t completed a background for this diorama yet All comments are weicomed Tom