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Smolensk 1941 diorama

by Steven Bromley on December 19, 2015 in Diorama -- 5 Comments

Haven’t posted in a while since I had a run in with a none to friendly circular saw. Here’s my Smolensk dio from Mirage hobbies up to date. Didn’t think much of the t26 kit as I had to take […]

Tamiya Lancaster

by Don Smith on November 14, 2015 in Diorama -- 21 Comments

This was a project I completed some five or six years ago. It represents a Lanc which was destroyed by the explosion of its photoflash flares during arming up for a winter mission over Germany. Amazingly, there was no secondary […]

The Colonel’s Displeasure

by Don Smith on November 11, 2015 in Diorama -- 8 Comments

Hello all, This was my attempt to model the end of Don Gentile’s combat tour. He had been requested to beat up the airfield after returning from his last escort mission over Germany. He was tired, understandably, and during a […]

Marine Air Wing

by Thomas Sweeney on November 11, 2015 in Diorama -- 8 Comments

This is the first aircraft modelI have made. it is totally out of my comfort zone. the diorama depicts Marine pilots getting ready for a sortie. off an Aircraft Carrier Tom

Soviet Aerosan diorama

by Michael Graff on November 10, 2015 in Diorama -- 10 Comments

I got a commission from a military magazine to build a diorama with three different Aerosans. The deadline was short, I started the build last Tuesday and finished it yesterday with one day to spare… Phew! The kits are from […]

Bloody Nose Ridge Peleliu

by Thomas Sweeney on November 1, 2015 in Diorama -- 4 Comments

The 1st Marines had taken on one of the roughest assignments ever given to a Marine regiment, conducting one of the most fiercely aggressive fights ever waged against an equally determined and savage adversary. They had destroyed over 145 Japanese […]

Porky’s last ride – 1/35 scale diorama

by Tappie Scholtz on November 1, 2015 in Diorama -- 10 Comments

I just wanted to share this diorama with everyone. It is set “somewhere” in France in 1944. A local cafe was komandeerd as a field HQ. Running out of army rations Private Hans kidnapped Porky to add to the potato […]

The Tet Offensive was a series of surprise…

by Thomas Sweeney on October 30, 2015 in Diorama -- 9 Comments

The Tet Offensive was a series of surprise attacks by the Vietcong (rebel forces sponsored by North Vietnam) and North Vietnamese forces, on scores of cities, towns, and hamlets throughout South Vietnam. It was considered to be a turning point […]

Smolensk 1941 diorama

by Steven Bromley on October 28, 2015 in Diorama -- 5 Comments

High fello plastic bashers lol. I picked this mirage diorama kit whilst in America and now I’m home I’ve begun building it. The kit is made by Mirage hobbies and this case depicts a scene from the battle for Smolensk […]

U.S. Marine Stretcher Team on Iwo Jima

by Thomas Sweeney on October 26, 2015 in Diorama -- 5 Comments

This is a small diorama depicting a Navy Corpsman with fellow Marines carrying a wounded man. The Corpsmen risked their lives going for the wounded. The Japanese said that if they killed a corpsman 10 Marines would die. This is […]