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Studio Scale Klingon D7.

by Robert Aspinall on August 8, 2017 in Sci-fi -- 11 Comments

My latest Sci-Fi project is a studio scale Klingon D7 from Atomic City. I was quite optimistic that this was going to be a quickish build; smooth surfaces, simple paint job and a low parts count. Well poorly cast parts […]

Flying Sub inbound!

by Rob Anderson on January 13, 2017 in Sci-fi -- 15 Comments

Well it was a bit of a struggle, but mostly a lot of fun. It took 2 cans of Tamiya fine white primer and 2 cans of Tamiya Camel Yellow spray, so the paint cost about 1/2 what the kit […]

VF-1J Valkyrie Hikaru Hichijo version(Hasegawa 1/48)

The iconic Japanese TV series Macross,…The kit, simply is excellent, detail enough good , nice union and fantastic decals, I gave to myself some freedoms in her, make the missiles AMM-1 completely scratch, mount them in base of the set […]

Space Battleship Yamato 2199 (Bandai 1/500)

To saying truth is a very good model, but he does have several mistakes in the structure and many details are absent, many plastruct improvements in the superstructure, generic photoetch from gold medals models, flyhawk, rainbow and lion roar, decals […]

Bandai 1/72 X-Wing

by Carl Christensen on December 25, 2016 in Sci-fi -- 4 Comments

This is the first Bandai kit I have ever made, and first 1/72 kit in maybe 20 years. I ordered the Bandai kit off eBay and wasn’t really expecting much. Was I wrong! – what a great little kit, heaps […]

Star Wars Snow Speeder – Battle of Hoth

by Carl Christensen on December 24, 2016 in Sci-fi -- 11 Comments

.This diorama using the AMT/ERTL Star Wars Snow speeder kit has been on my ‘to do’ list for years. I always wanted to build it crashed after being inspired while watching the movie The Empire Strikes Back many years ago […]

350th K’tinga battle cruiser.

by Robert Aspinall on December 20, 2016 in Sci-fi -- 17 Comments

I thought I would share my latest project. Its an all resin 350th Klingon K’tinga. The kit was a nightmare to assemble with poorly cast parts, no instructions, base or decals. It took many hours of correction and the addition […]

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 🙂

“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 […]