Article Directory: Ships

All about model ships and boats.

1/600 Aurora USS Enterprise (CV-6)

My Memorial Day build commemorating all those that have served our country this year is an appropriate one – the legendary CV-6, U.S.S. Enterprise. Winner of 20 Battle Stars, a Presidential Unit Citation and a Navy Unit Commendation, the Enterprise […]

1/350 DKM Schnellboot and Tribal class Destroyer (1/700)

I made torpedo and its track using the plastic rod the cotton. And I filled the frame with epoxy resin that was made for coating the bottom.

1/700 IJN Musashi, in the battle of Sibuyan Sea

I made a mistake. Hardner ratio was too high. So, musashi was melted by high heating temperature. TT My initial intention was to lean toward reft side 5°degrees. But contrary to my intention, as the resin shrank, it leans to […]

SMS Dresden (1908) Revell 1:350

Hi, I want to present you my pride and joy, my SMS Dresden (1908) Revell 1:350. From wikipedia: “SMS Dresden (“His Majesty’s Ship Dresden”)[a] was a German light cruiser built for the Kaiserliche Marine (Imperial Navy), the lead ship of […]

1/720 USS Ronald Reagan

This is the Italeri kit in 1/720 scale. I haven’t had much time to model this summer, but did manage to build this over the last two months. My local hobby shop owner asked me to build it for a […]

RN Pola 1:350

Hi, I’d like to show you a ship I built on 2015. This is the Hobbyboss RN Pola 1:350, converted to RC ship. The kit quality is awful and several parts had to be remade and redesigned from scratch, like […]

1/700 BB-35 USS Colorado 1944 (Trumpeter)

1/700 BB-45 USS Colorado 1944 She departed on 5 May passing Pearl Harbor and Kwajalein to the pre-invasion shelling at Saipan, Guam, and Tinian after 14 June. During the shelling of Tinian on 24 July she was damaged, 43 men […]

Progress USS Indianapolis 1945 – trumpeter 1/350 (part III)

Yes…. I’m still working on them….. Plastruct Improvements styrene sheet, Rod,strip…, Generic PE raillings from Flyhawk, Gold Medal models vertical and inclined ladders;, cable reels, TDY-1 ECM antenna, Stokes Litters, Watertight Doors, metal chains, PE trumpeter set, Barrels 203mm and […]

Clyde room pt3

And the last few. The models were changed about over the years so you may have seen some that are not here. Shame the clyde room is not there now but has a poor replacement in the new Glasgow transport […]

Clyde Room pt2

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