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Polar Lights 1:350 Star Trek USS Enterprise

by Bruce Kim on December 5, 2016 in Sci-fi -- 9 Comments

Recently Polar Lights changed the mold on the kit, and made the saucer (primary) hull smooth, eleminating the fine engraved lines. This one I have here was the first issue of the kit, the one that could be preordered (and […]

My Revell USS Enterprise NCC-1701 (1/600) – From start to finish

by Goran Perger on November 18, 2016 in Sci-fi -- 2 Comments

I already presented my Enterprise build, but now I made a little video with lighting showed 🙂 If you like my video feel free to subscribe to my channel, and leave a comment 🙂 Thank you 🙂

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“Good Shot Jansen” MPC AT-AT Diorama

by Steve E on November 8, 2016 in Sci-fi -- 17 Comments

This kit was given to me about 10 years ago from a former club member. I started on it then and it eventually got shelved and shoved back in to the box. Recently, I decided to start building some of […]

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Star Wars Rebel U-Wing, Incom UT-60D

by IT Lahtinen on October 27, 2016 in Sci-fi -- 13 Comments

Star Wars Rebel U-Wing, Incom UT-60D This new plane will appear in Star Wars Rogue One Disney movie. ILM told that 781 pre designs reportedly was needed, before the U-Wings final design was released and the machine was presented to […]

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Thunderbirds Recovery Vehicle (Imai, non scale)

by IT Lahtinen on October 9, 2016 in Sci-fi -- 8 Comments

Thunderbirds are go! Or at least The Recovery Vehicle kind of thingie. This is a little (9cm/3,5”) quickie one. Kit is from the old IMAI box which include Thunderbird 2 (TB2) and some sort of Recovery Vehicle. I was kind […]

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Pegasus 1/12 Scale Monster from ‘Relic’

by George Tufnail on September 10, 2016 in Sci-fi -- 10 Comments

Greetings monster lovers!! Today’s offering is the Pegasus 1/12th scale solid vinyl “Mbwun” monster from 1997 movie ‘Relic’. I started with a base coat of Tamiya Acrylic Deck Tan, then detailed it out with Vallejo inks and transparent colours. The […]

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T-70 X-Wing Fighter – Ralph McQuarrie Throwback Scheme

by Steve E on September 7, 2016 in Sci-fi -- 8 Comments

Last Christmas I received both the X-Wing and the First Order Tie Fighter kits. I’m kind of on a Star Wars building kick at the moment and decided to pull this one out of the stash and get started on […]

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Pegasus 2005 War of the Worlds Alien

by George Tufnail on September 5, 2016 in Sci-fi -- 5 Comments

This is the Alien from Steven Spielberg’s 2005 version of ‘The War of the Worlds’. This and the tri-pod fighting machine (which I also have), are the best things about this movie. This kit is multi-media, having styrene plastic legs […]

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Pegasus solid vinyl 1953 ‘War of the Worlds’ Martian

by George Tufnail on September 2, 2016 in Sci-fi -- 6 Comments

This is the Martian from George Pal’s 1953 movie ‘War of the Worlds’. This kit was a fairly simple build. I base coated it in Tamiya spray bomb fine grey primer. After that, the hardest part was hand painting all […]

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In Progess: Revell Star Wars The Force Awakens Millennium Falcon – Snap Tite Max Kit

by Steve E on August 21, 2016 in Sci-fi -- 12 Comments

My son’s 7th birthday was recently and he got a Hobby Lobby gift card. When we went to pick something out, he wanted the Revell Snap Tite Max The Force Awakens Millennium Falcon. Overall, it doesn’t seem to be too […]