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Year in review 2017

by Robert Royes on January 10, 2018 in Uncategorized -- 14 Comments

I finally figured how to do this, Still working on my Revell Enterprise and a Macchi C.202.

The Wooden Bee and the Story of the Auca Five

by David A. Thomas on January 8, 2018 in Uncategorized -- 23 Comments

Here is my modest contribution to the Year of the Cat, and it is simultaneously a legacy build. The former is tenuously justified by the fact that the model in question bears the nickname “Cub” (the PA-14 Piper Cub, to […]

R.I.P. John Young

by Josh Patterson on January 6, 2018 in Uncategorized -- 8 Comments

Gemini III, Gemini X, Apollo X, Apollo XVI, STS1 & STS9. He was on the first manned Gemini mission, walked on the moon and the commander on the first Space Shuttle mission. In his more mortal duties he flew planes […]

2018 – a Happy new year for every modeler I hope, here is what I finished in 2017.

by Allan J Withers on January 1, 2018 in Uncategorized -- 20 Comments

My Year of the Cat GB, the first four in order of finishing, 1/12 Tamiya Ducati, 1/72 Hobbycraft / Tasman Sabre, 1/72 Revell Tiger, 1/72 Hasegawa F11A Tiger,————— Water Wings GB, three in order, 1/144 Arfix Boeing 314, 1/72 Hobbycraft […]

My 2017.

by Ulf Lundberg on December 31, 2017 in Uncategorized -- 11 Comments

I finished fewer models this year than I usually do. My competing hobby, woodworking is the guilty party here. The build year started with Mirages Flower Class Corvette HMS Zinnia. A really nice kit. An article in English is coming […]

My Modeling Review 2017

by Boris Rakic on December 29, 2017 in Uncategorized -- 15 Comments

Well, this year has been crazy. I started two new jobs, got to know incredible people, went to Telford for the first time… so when I started compiling the list of builds I got done this year I was convinced […]

Jacked up

by Robert Royes on December 27, 2017 in Uncategorized -- 5 Comments

This was a tire change to our plane before flying on it to the Caribbean in 2013

Here’s one for G.Ley Landing Gear check! Or as we say in the USN Drop Check!

by Rob Anderson on December 27, 2017 in Uncategorized -- 7 Comments

I thought Mr Ley’s jack stands were just wonderful and for those that may not have seen the real think in action here is one of my C-2 getting raised up on jacks for comparison. on C-2s you always start […]

2017……………. A modeling Year in Review.

by Louis Gardner on December 25, 2017 in Uncategorized -- 43 Comments

This year was a great building year for me……….better than most, and quite possibly the best ever………….. This was thanks mostly to several Group Builds that were part of this year. I want to take this time to thank everyone […]

2017, a look in the rear view mirror…

Hello fellow plastic-hedz!! Merry Christmas to everyone!! 2017 has been a better year than I thought it was going to be. Six completions, and one at about 95%. I hope to have her done too, bringing the total up to […]