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Special Hobby 1/32 Bristol M.1C

by Maxim Bylkin on June 21, 2017 · in Aviation — 23 Comments

Excellent model from the Special Hobby, which I tried not to spoil)). Decals are spoiled, so I took up the striped coloring. This option is not out of the box. A little fuss with scotch – and here is a […]

I like Stugs!

by Scott Nelson on June 20, 2017 · in Armor — 17 Comments

It’s been a while but, here’s my latest build, the Tamiya 1/48 Stug III. I included a bunch of in progress pics to show my process on armor. Hope you like it!

Scout 4 is Late!

by Paul Barber on June 20, 2017 · in News — 18 Comments

Finally, here is my take on an Aichi E13A floatplane better known as a Jake, and ‘Scout 4’, that catapulted from the Japanese cruiser Tone, during The Battle of Midway, on the morning of June 4th 1942, and much like […]

HMS Victory, 1805

by Rob Pollock on June 20, 2017 · in Ships — 54 Comments

The Ship: HMS Victory is a 104-gun first-rate ship of the line of the Royal Navy, ordered in 1758, laid down in 1759 and launched in 1765. She is best known for her role as Lord Nelson’s flagship at the […]

Hawker P1127, XP836, flown by A.W.”Bill” Bedford, Dunsfold England 1961.

by Allan J Withers on June 20, 2017 · in Aviation — 18 Comments

1/72 Airfix, I modified the engine intake and compressor, the pitot tube, adjusted the undercarriage and sanded off most of the rivets, finished in MM metalizer with MM sealer over kit decals, built previous to 2007.

1/48 Hasegawa F6F-3 Hellcat, The Great Mariana’s “Turkey Shoot” Lt. Arthur “Payne” Whiteway, VF-16 “Fighting Airedales” USS Lexington

by Louis Gardner on June 19, 2017 · in Aviation — 33 Comments

Today and tomorrow marks the 73rd Anniversary of the Mariana’s “Turkey Shoot”, which happened on June 19th and 20th, 1944. It is sometimes called the battle of the Philippine Sea, where the Japanese lost an estimated 550 – 645 aircraft, […]

Rotachute Mk III (Fly 1/72)

by Dmitry Stropalov on June 19, 2017 · in Aviation — 15 Comments

I would never knew about this project without somebody from Fly company, who decided to create a model of this strange flying thing. Rotachute had no engine and it was using a well known autorotation principle. During WWII there was […]

iModeler May Awards

by Editor on June 19, 2017 · in News — 20 Comments

Once again it is time for our monthly retrospective – a look back at some of the notable articles added to iModeler during the month of May. 95 new entries were posted to the headlines during the period, prompting no […]

12 hours scale model building marathon, 18 june 2017

by Ferry Dierckxsens on June 19, 2017 · in Show Reports — 12 Comments

Hi everyone, I like to share some photos with you, taken during the 12 hours scale model building marathon last Sunday June 18th 2017, starting at 09:00 AM until 09:00 PM. Our hosts were the local gun and bow shooting […]

Casualty Evacuation

by Carl Christensen on June 18, 2017 · in Diorama — 10 Comments

My last post was a Tamiya French Armoured carrier UE done in German markings, and again ive converted a 2nd one into captured German markings for a field ambulance. Its a great simple wee kit that is very versatile. The […]