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Aircraft Carrier R81 “Hr.Ms. Karel Doorman” Royal Netherlands Navy, Toulon 1967

by Dirk Derks on July 21, 2015 in Diorama -- 20 Comments

ROYAL NETHERLANDS NAVY AIRCRAFT CARRIER HR.MS. KAREL DOORMAN Short History: Type: Light Fleet Carrier. Admiralty Job Number J3697 / Yard Number 1126 She was laid down on 3 December 1942, by the yard Cammel Laird & Co Ltd. Birkenhead. Completed: […]

Dozer in Decline-An Experiment in Weathering

by Mike Maynard on June 23, 2015 in Diorama -- 18 Comments

I scratch built this crawler tractor a few years ago for display on my outdoor train layout. For some reason I wasn’t pleased with it’s “look” and it sat on a shelf with all my jars of nails and screws. […]

Figure this, the crew is ready….

by Rob Anderson on June 13, 2015 in Diorama -- 14 Comments

Well the crew for the Tiger is done, though one lost half his body along the way. Maybe it has to do with the Dragon’s Tooth Stout in the last picture, as he had them there! The standing figures in […]

Volkssturm 1/35

by Matija Lisec on May 26, 2015 in Diorama -- 9 Comments

After i bought a beautiful Tamiya IS-2, i decided to try and depict harsh conditions of Berlin fighting and the fact that the young and the old defended the city side by side with the soldiers. I started with the […]

“Pachydermia” – somewhere in burma 1942 – Supermarine Walrus aka “Shagbat” finished with diorama

by Gábor Szabó on May 14, 2015 in Diorama -- 11 Comments

This is the last part of my Matchbox Walrus MK I. build. The diorama – where an elephant tows a walrus 😀 – finished so the name “Pachydermia” :). I made a lot effort into this kit but the ugliness […]

Tiger in the (Deeper) Woods

by Rob Pollock on April 30, 2015 in Diorama -- 24 Comments

About eighten months ago, I posted an article here, with photographs of an armour diorama, depicting a Konigstiger making its way through scrubby Ardennes forest in December, 1944. Also modelled – a few troops, including a hapless motorbike rider who […]

“zu Fuß” a Hs129 retreating in the desert in 1942 – on foot :)

by Gábor Szabó on April 13, 2015 in Diorama -- 18 Comments

Hi! This is my second Hs-129 this time in 1:72. I bought the Italeri kit AFTER built the 1:48 Hasegawa one 🙂 so that was clear soon that I had to make something different from this err… not so good […]

Furious 7 movie scene diorama 3

by mike redzinak on April 13, 2015 in Diorama -- 5 Comments

This is 1/25 scale The car is a heavily modified amt 69 charger This is from a scene in the new move after dom drives it off a mountain cliff to get away from a pack of bad guys

furious 7 movie scene diorama 2

by mike redzinak on April 12, 2015 in Diorama

this is 1 64 scale the car is a hot wheels fast and furious 70 charger the helicopter is some glue kit i found in a ziploc bag with no instructins or decals in the model kit locker at my […]

furious 7 movie scene diorama 1

by mike redzinak on April 11, 2015 in Diorama -- 4 Comments

this is 1/25 scale the wrecked charger is modified 69 charger body with a resin 70 charger grille