IMC 1/72 Mig-21D “all weather fighter”

by Joe Caputo on November 24, 2017 · in Aviation — 9 Comments

This is another model that’s older than most of you. The Mig 21D is one of the IMC “Battle Damaged Series”, which you could build “stock” or as a “battle scarred veteran”. It included parts for both, including two port […]

Hasegawa 1/72 Jaguar GR. Mk. 1A – Operation Granby / Desert Storm

by Greg Kittinger on November 24, 2017 · in Aviation — 18 Comments

Finished this morning. The only modifications were: Drill out the area for the nose lens and added clear sprue sanded to shape, with a depression painted sliver for the lens; drilled extra gun exhaust holes; drilled out the airbrakes and […]

Vintage 1/32 Hasegawa F4B-4 Pre-War Bi-Plane

by paul teixeira on November 24, 2017 · in Aviation — 11 Comments

I had this model sitting in my stash for over 20 years. Never gave it much of a look due to its age, and many other more modern models waiting to hit the workbench. But one day between projects, and […]

VW Typ82 Kübelwagen /1:35 Tamiya/

by Bartek Karpiński on November 24, 2017 · in Armor — 8 Comments

Hi, This time it’s a very well known topic, and model as well. Kubelwagen by Tamiya has not aged over the years. Easy model with fine details for beginners, and great base for advanced modelers to provide some upgrades. PE […]

Chippy 513 – A-4E Skyhawk (1/48)

by David Lengyel on November 24, 2017 · in Aviation — 20 Comments

I’ve always been interested in Vietnam War aviation, so when Eduard issued Vietnam Scooters limited edition kit, I knew I have to build one as soon as possible. The kit contains Hasegawa plastic, Furball Aero-Design decals for five marking options […]

Friday Briefing

by Rob Pollock on November 24, 2017 · in Photo Collections — 13 Comments

Dragon 1/35 M4A1 DV Sherman Tank

by Marek Halas on November 23, 2017 · in Armor — 18 Comments

It could be said that there is a Sherman for everyone, with so many variations on the theme as the design developed over the course of WW2 and into the postwar period. With so may to choose, both from manufacturers […]

Su-24MR Trumpeter 1/72

by krzysztof bytniewski on November 23, 2017 · in Aviation — 16 Comments

Su-24MR Trumpeter (no.01672) of Russian Naval Aviation. Model completed this year, built only based on factory kit + Edurd parts + stand for model Coastal kits + Alexminiatures figurines. Painting GUNZE Mr.Color and Hobby Color. Set very well folded with […]

COD in the water……….

by Rob Anderson on November 22, 2017 · in Uncategorized — 16 Comments

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 […]

HK 1/32 DH Mosquito BMk XVI build Pt. 5

by Juan Benitez on November 22, 2017 · in Aviation — 4 Comments

Now on to the cowls. After assembling the distinctive MkXVI lower cowls, I painted all the cowls to make life easier when applying the paint job, I wouldn’t have to worry so much about masking the landing gear without tearing […]