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Are you ready for THE FRYING PAN CHALLENGE!

Hi all modeling friends! Are you ready to pick up the gauntlet and accept THE FRYING PAN CHALLENGE? Here is how it’s done: 1. Pick a kit that has been lying in your stash for at least a year. 2. […]

HPH B-36 Peacemaker In Table Crushing 1/48 Scale!

HPH has gone all out now. The kit I have been dreaming about since childhood that everyone said no one would ever make just got released today. HPH was at Telford, but I don’t know if they brought a prototype […]

It Rolls!!

Here is my Entex 1/24 scale Silver Cloud II. A very basic kit done in the family colors. (of course). This was a fun but a bit laborious on the paint side. Tamiya rattle can with three coats of Future. […]

COD in the water……….

The C-2 Greyhound community is small in the US Navy, and today we learned that an aircraft from my old squadron VRC 30, Det 5 lost an aircraft on the way to the USS Ronald Regan. 11 aboard, 8 rescued […]

iModeler random award October.

In October, I was very fortunate to win the iModeler random award. I would like to take this opportunity to thank Martin and all the team for the Airfix 1/48th Curtiss Tomahawk Mk.II I received. I’ve not yet posted a […]

A Cautionary Tale

Bought an old Italaerei kit at our club night this evening all still sealed in the original bag. When I got it home I took it out of the box to really see what I’d got and noticed that some […]

Seats please….

Continuing with my Devastator, it became apparent that the seats were not going to cut it. They are actually ok, very good for the era, but I chose to scratch build the pilots and radio operators seats, I’m still deciding […]

Telford kit news – Special Hobby 1/72 Curtiss P-40N Warhawk / Kittyhawk Mk. Ia preview

The Rules of Modelling, by The Unknown Modeller

The Rules 1. Every modeller’s desk comes with a black hole beneath it that swallows parts. Only on rare occasions does it see fit to spew one back at you; a) only the highly scratch-built parts or ones that have […]

Model of the Month winner – September

Hi all – I had a couple of surprises today – one good and one not so good… Tore my calf muscle while exercising today – not much fun – but came home to find my prize for September’s iModeler […]