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

by IT Lahtinen on October 27, 2016 in Sci-fi -- 4 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 […]


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 […]


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 […]


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 […]


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 […]


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 […]


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 […]


VF-0S from Macross Zero, 1/72 Hasegawa #15

by Murad Özer on August 16, 2016 in Sci-fi -- 21 Comments

This went as a birthday gift to a dear friend who’s addicted to Macross. Display stand is Trumpeter’s, the sticker is cut from the kit’s box and stuck via double sided tape. Enjoy.



by Robert Royes on June 22, 2016 in Sci-fi -- 8 Comments

This is an earlier refurb. of Aurora’s Voyage to the Bottom of the Sea’s Seaview I changed the nose portals window panes from the original eight.


Orion III Space Shuttle refurb.

by Robert Royes on June 22, 2016 in Sci-fi -- 5 Comments

This is Aurora’s space clipper Orion from 2001 Space Odyssey. it’s a1975 issue. Another one I couldn’t get rid of. I was originally going to refurb it sitting on top of a Saturn booster, that’s how the story in the […]