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2017…a review

2017 has been, to be honest, one of the most productive in,oh,a while. 2 major re-hauls (Komet and Gekko) and 4 finished pieces (Baghdad Taxi, 2x Me109 and a King Tiger), Can`t say I`m not happy :) Was a fun and eventful year and has culminated [...]

Seasons greatings to all!

Not a review but ,a little cheer here!

Seasons greetings, a year in review and more!

Merry Christmas, Happy Holidays and all that to all in iModeler land! I like doing year in review, so maybe you guys could post your years out put as well. Also I have made progress on my Devastator, scratch building interior parts. The gunne[...]

Modeling time capsules, unboxing a classic Monogram kit

I have a thing for Monogram kits. Not just the nostalgia, which there is a great deal for me, but because they are still decent kits at a good price. I frequent a local hobby shop here in Seattle called Skyway Models. Emil the owner has a gre[...]

The Golden Age of Modeling

This is about a model I want to build. As my profile indicates, I am a college professor. This past semester I was chatting with one of my students, one Andrew Schaffner, himself a veteran of Afghanistan. He mentioned that his grandfather flew [...]

A couple of old relics

I spotted these two today outside a modern public library in Zhuhai, I couldn't find any information, but I think the plane is a MiG-16 (but I'm only too happy to be corrected), and as for the motor torpedo boat, that's anyone's guess...... Hop[...]

iModeler October Awards

Hello to all iModeler members, today I received the award for the best model of the month of October. Thank you very much for this award, I really appreciate it. I think I'll introduce another Tomcat in the near future I thank the editors ver[...]

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. Set a time and a date, no more than six months ah[...]

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 with them. (At least I havent seen [...]

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. I have added a fairly new product at the en[...]