Special Hobby 1/48 Supermarine Seafire LF Mk. III

by Bryan W. Bernart on December 17, 2013 in Aviation -- 10 Comments

One that almost became the second occupant of the shelf of doom. Why, you ask? I was about half way through when Tom Cleaver published his authoritative “Frankenspit”, and I knew all was lost. Eventually built OOB, it came together […]

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The French Air force Mirage 2000 C 1/48 from Heller

by Rapid27 on December 17, 2013 in Aviation -- 16 Comments

Hello everyone, I present to you a new series of models that I made in 2004-2005. To begin with, I propose a Mirage 2000 C 1/48 Heller. It is accompanied by a characteristic small tractor equipment met in the parking […]


1/32 TA-4 Aggressor

by Rob Colvin on December 17, 2013 in Aviation -- 14 Comments

Hasegawa kit built mostly out of the box.I scribed it and only added resin seats. The paint was Gunze Mr. Color…..I added blues and whites to the paint to get the right “pop” out of it….I was trying to match […]


Otaki 1/48 (Ki-61) “Hieney Racer”

by Joe Caputo on December 16, 2013 in Aviation -- 16 Comments

I always thought the Ki-61 was one of Japan’s sleekest looking WWII fighters. German desigined and Daimler-Benz powered, it was built by Kawasaki, and named the “Hien”. The cost of an Otaki kit was reasonable enough that I could afford […]

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Battle of Midway A Monster Diorama Project.

by Randy Guenin on December 15, 2013 in Diorama -- 18 Comments

I can’t take credit for the project but I did do the detail work, (kit construction and modifications), and helped with some of the engineering, as it applied to my kits. The diorama is at the Pacific Air Museum at […]


F4U-1 birdcage 1:32 has arrived !

by Jan Baranec on December 15, 2013 in Uncategorized -- 16 Comments

Hello guys, Yesterday evenig arrived prize from imodeler. When I opened box I was exicted. My cat, his name is Eduard, love this kit as well :D. We think, that model looks really great, all parts and rivets are very […]


1/25 ’69 Camaro

by Billy Smith on December 15, 2013 in Cars & Motorcycles -- 11 Comments

Though I did manage to make this car come out decent, it was a huge pain. As I was working on this car, I had not let the paint cure all the way and I put a clear cote on […]


Here’s to old RAF jets! 1/32 DeHavilland Venom NF.3, 151 Sqn, RAF

by Robert Bausch on December 14, 2013 in Aviation -- 12 Comments

This is the old Matchbox 1/32 kit, which could be built as a RAF version, or a Fleet Air Arm Sea Venom. It is another of those kits that I “started in the City, and finished in the country”, but […]


Verlinden 120mm U.S. Grant

by bob mack on December 14, 2013 in Figures -- 20 Comments


Flixton, Norfolk

by Rob Pollock on December 14, 2013 in Uncategorized -- 6 Comments

You may have read the recent comments between Tom and me on his Jav posting, re maintaining classic aircraft in a difficult economic climate. At the former RAF base at Flixton, Norfolk, there is a Jav, Vixen, Meteor, Mig, and […]