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Fairey AS 5 Firefly, N1-VX-385, 817 Sqn RAN HMAS Sydney 1951.

by Allan John Withers on April 12, 2016 · in Aviation — 9 Comments

1/72 Special Hobby, my first Firefly, I modified and replaced a few things, finished in Model Master, Xtracolor X5, enamels with Halo decals, Future and Xtraflat

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CAC CA 30 MB 326H Macchi, A7-014, Roulettes, CFS RAAF East Sale Vic 1981.

by Allan John Withers on April 12, 2016 · in Aviation — 8 Comments

1/72 Supermodel, my first Macchi, with Pavla MB WY6AM seats, I added some detail to the cockpit, modified the nose wheel, tail bump and jet pipe, finished in Model Master, Tamiya X6 over Floquil reefer orange enamels, Roodecal and Future. […]

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iModeler March Awards

by Editor on April 11, 2016 · in Uncategorized — 14 Comments

Once again it is time for our monthly retrospective – a look back at some of the notable March additions at iModeler. Altogether, 110 new articles were posted to our headlines during the period, prompting no fewer than 1360 comments. […]

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The Batmobile

by Robert Royes on April 11, 2016 · in Sci-fi — 8 Comments

This I did way back when the 1980’s Batman was popular, this is the ’60s version. I used revel’s 1/24 Lincoln Futura kit, sheet plastic& filler, and after market wheels/tires. As it turns out there was a conversion kit available […]

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DHA Vampire T 35, A79-637, Telstars, CFS RAAF East Sale Vic 1966.

by Allan John Withers on April 11, 2016 · in Aviation — 10 Comments

1/72 Airfix, my third Vampire, I fitted nav’ lights and antennae, finished in Model Master enamels with Future over kit and Daves decals.

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Gloster F 8 Meteor, A77-875, Meteorites, 75 Sqn RAAF Williamtown NSW 1956.

by Allan John Withers on April 11, 2016 · in Aviation — 15 Comments

1/72 Xtrakit, my third Meteor, with Pavla MB1 seat, finished in Humbrol enamel 11, 19, Tamiya X14 and details in Model Master metalizers with Red Roo decals and Future.

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Big Bertha is biiigggg

by Steven Davis on April 10, 2016 · in Armor — 6 Comments

What I’m working on at the moment. It’s Takom’s 1/35 scale WW1 artillery piece. Nice kit, fit is good, details are crisp. The stands all have holes in the tread plate molded all the way through. The kit is somewhat […]

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Monogram 48th scale Skyraider

by Craig Abrahamson on April 10, 2016 · in Aviation — 27 Comments

This is the old boxing of Monogram’s “Tour of Duty” Skyraider (which I finally got a canopy for)…the kit had no decals, so I “winged” it (no pun intended). This was – if not painfully obvious – a ‘weekend build’, […]

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TMF 2016 show (Tulsa Modelers Forum)

by Paul Wilsford on April 10, 2016 · in Show Reports — 10 Comments

It was one of our most attended shows in the last couple of years. There were tons of entries and if you were anywhere near Tulsa I am sorry that you missed it. I did get three kits that were […]

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2 fords and a mercury

by mike redzinak on April 10, 2016 · in Automotive — 3 Comments

1969 ford galaxie 500 fastback 1970 ford ltd 1977 mercury grand marquis