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All about model ships and boats.

mini pt boat

by mike redzinak on March 3, 2015 in Ships

this is a 1/183 scale hawk kit from 1967 i hand painted it russian armor green the bottem of the hull is painted salamander orange/red

pt-73 from mchale’s navy

by mike redzinak on March 3, 2015 in Ships -- 7 Comments

this is the revell 1/72nd scale british vosper m.t.b i scratch build the radar mast and placed a single 50 cal on tripod on the foredeck i had the pt-73 decals custom made by a friend

modern s.s. minnow

by mike redzinak on March 3, 2015 in Ships

this i also used a lindberg 1/64th scale pt-109 hull and scratch built everything up i based it on a 2008 72′ vicem classic flybridge cruiser i saw in an issue of yachting magazine

s.s. minnow from gilligan’s island

by mike redzinak on March 3, 2015 in Ships -- 6 Comments

i started with a lindberg 1/64th scale pt-109 hull and scratch built everthing up from there i only hade a few screen shots to go from down side is they were three different boats used the rental boat in the […]

Tamiyas USS Fletcher in 1:350

by Ulf Lundberg on February 15, 2015 in Ships -- 11 Comments

The USS Fletcher was the name ship of a class of 175 ships. It was the largest destroyer class ever built and they were considered to be a very successful design. They served in the US Navy during the WW2 […]

Trumpeters Sovremenny in 1:350

by Ulf Lundberg on February 8, 2015 in Ships -- 29 Comments

I finished the Sovremenny in December 2008. In general I don’t like modern warships. I find their angular superstructures ugly and out of proportion. The russian ones look better though, and since I had won the kit at a contest, […]

Royal Caroline, 1749 (Completed)

by Rob Pollock on February 4, 2015 in Ships -- 45 Comments

I’ve posted previous Headlines articles about this wooden ship model (Panart 1/47), as recently as a month ago, even though it wasn’t a completed project. This was because as a two-year, intermittent build, there wasn’t enough momentum for it to […]

Caio Bella! Italian cruiser Gorizia in 1:400.

by Ulf Lundberg on February 1, 2015 in Ships -- 23 Comments

Every educated person knows, that the main problem with the plastic model industry is, that there are so few kits of italian cruisers from WWII.;-) The only injection moulded ones I know of are Tauro’s kits in 1:400 of the […]

Trumpeters USS Hornet in 1:350

by Ulf Lundberg on January 25, 2015 in Ships -- 18 Comments

I finished the USS Hornet in January 2006. The kit leaves a lot to be wished for. The general shape of the hull is incorrect and the stem in particular is faulty and very clumsy. I strengthened it from the […]

Revell whaler Charles W. Morgan 1/110

by Maurits De Ridder on January 22, 2015 in Ships -- 10 Comments

Hello all, I’d like to present my Revell Charles W. Morgan. I read a lot about this model on the dedicated modeling sites before starting. Wrong sailplan, wrong colours… I just started building and painting according to my vision of […]