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Science fiction, fantasy and mecha model building.

London Gunbus (Post-Apocalypse Time War)

by Rob Pollock on October 11, 2017 in Sci-fi -- 30 Comments

This concept project uses as its base kit Revell’s 1/24 scale London Routemaster. It’s had a bit of surgery, to accept the various clock/watch parts, and I’ve added numerous other details. The pilot figure is ex Vintage Fighter Series, also […]

Bandai 1/48 AT-ST

by Paul Carpenter on September 28, 2017 in Sci-fi -- 16 Comments

Hi all, Since Bandai brought out their superb Star Wars kits, I have had the bug to build some of my favourite subjects. This was one of my first Bandai kits and I am very happy with the result. I […]

Schweben Panzer

by Matija Skobe on September 2, 2017 in Sci-fi -- 7 Comments

well, the WW2 never ended and technology development continued rapidly. The hover tanks and particle weapons took the battlefield and everyone were going PEW PEW.

Atomic City studio scale Klingon D7.

by Robert Aspinall on August 26, 2017 in Sci-fi -- 11 Comments

Pictures of my completed Atomic City studio scale Klingon D7. After posting the construction pictures I thought I was close to completion however I wasn’t expecting the issues I had with the kit decals. They were well printed but thick, […]

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 […]