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Tamiya 1/35 M-113 APC

by Joe Caputo on March 18, 2015 in Diorama -- 11 Comments

The Tamiya M-113 APC is an old kit. It comes with a complete interior, an engine, and 5 figures. A nice kit considering it’s age, which according to my “armor” friends, is outdated. To me, it was a nice change […]

V-2, American Style

by Mike Maynard on March 16, 2015 in Diorama -- 12 Comments

The Nazis poured a substantial sum of money and committed a large amount of personnel in the V-2 (also known as the A-4) program. Over 2,600 rockets were launched at London and Antwerp and the loss of life was high. […]

Tamiya Mark IV in a French town 1917

by Merrill Anderson on February 10, 2015 in Diorama -- 12 Comments

The excellent Tamiya Mk IV (made without motorization) with two Verlinden figures

Waterloo

by Johannes Gerl on February 9, 2015 in Diorama -- 18 Comments

Dear all this is my 1/32 Tamiya Birdcage. It had two layer chipping on the wing roots and the Air Force Stars were sprayed on. Final parts missing: antennas and propeller. It is since a day now that I have […]

We Came In Peace

by Mike Maynard on January 21, 2015 in Diorama -- 21 Comments

July 20, 1969. A little over eight years since the flights of Gagarin and Shephard, Apollo 11 landed on the moon. A number of model companies offered models to commemorate the Apollo program, issuing kits of the Saturn V rocket, […]

Royal Netherlands Naval Air Station “DE KOOY” 1967

by Dirk Derks on January 2, 2015 in Diorama -- 22 Comments

Naval Air Staion “De Kooy” is located just outside the Naval base of Den Helder in the Northern tip of the Netherlands. The diorama shows two search and rescue helikopters. Also on the tarmac is the crew bus and the […]

For the Motherland!

by Rob Pollock on December 28, 2014 in Diorama -- 29 Comments

Multimedia installation on a Russian theme. За Родину!

The Dodge Power Wagon, Coast Guard Rescue Unit, 1950

by Mike Maynard on November 26, 2014 in Diorama -- 13 Comments

Four wheel drive vehicles are common place today but in the post WWII era they were a novelty in the motoring world. Companies like the Willys Motor Company were quick to seize the importance of their famous “JEEP” in the […]

‘An Inglorious End’ – Scratch built 1/32 B-17 Fortress Diorama

by Richard Carrick on November 22, 2014 in Diorama -- 35 Comments

Hi guys – this is one I finished last year. It’s a 1/32 Fortress, scratch built and based on the old Combat Models vacform. Total construction time was 18 months. The HK Models kit was released about a year into […]

1/48 Tamiya Mosquito diorama

by Brian Scott on November 3, 2014 in Diorama -- 10 Comments

Well starting on my second diorama. The 10HP Tilly truck is by Tamiya . Refueling cart and starter cart is from the Pro Modeler ground equipment set . Cheers Brian