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Friday Briefing

by Rob Pollock on June 23, 2017 · in Photo Collections — 13 Comments

1/48 Privateer @ SoonerCon an inspiration for my next build…

by Greg Kittinger on June 22, 2017 · in Aviation — 28 Comments

A couple of weeks ago I travelled down the turnpike to Oklahoma City to attend (and enter) the SoonerCon 2017 contest. This beautiful PB4Y-2 was the belle of the ball, taking 1st in category, Modeler’s Choice, and Best of Show […]

F-14A Tomcat Wolfpack 1/72 Academy

by Dimitris Bellas on June 22, 2017 · in Aviation — 10 Comments

A very low quality kit but at least i tried numerous new techniques. I hope you like it.

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Announcing the “Year of the Cat” Group Build

by Louis Gardner on June 21, 2017 · in News — 55 Comments

”Year of the Cat” Traditionally, the Chinese have a calendar year that is named after some sort of animal. This year is the “Year of the Rooster”. So what do you think about this? The year of the “Cat”… Anything […]

Special Hobby 1/32 Bristol M.1C

by Maxim Bylkin on June 21, 2017 · in Aviation — 22 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 — 17 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 — 50 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, […]