Moson Model Show 2017 – Part 1 (1/48 and 1/32 aircraft)

by Editor on April 22, 2017 · in Show Reports — 10 Comments

Without further ado, let’s have a look at some of the spectacular modeling from the 2017 Moson Model Show. Here’s a gallery of 1/48 and 1/32 scale aircraft models (propeller classes). Feel free to comment on and discuss your favorites. […]


1/48 Academy P-51B

by Geoffrey Abreu on April 22, 2017 · in Aviation — 6 Comments

This is the Academy (Accurate Miniatures) 1/48 P-51B. Maketar masks were used for the national insignia and squadron codes. I replicated the scheme that came in the box but painted the markings on instead of using the supplied decals. The […]


Moson Model Show – product news, contd.

by Editor on April 22, 2017 · in News — 2 Comments

Some more stuff discovered during the Moson Model Show. The Eduard’s stand, which used to be the focal point of the trading area, this year looked somewhat bare. There was the new-mould SE 5a on sale, including the Royal Class […]


Live from Moson Model Show – product news

by Editor on April 22, 2017 · in News — 5 Comments

Moson is a traditional venue for the mor eclectic modeling brands, this year being no exception. These product ar for clearly for the enthusiasts! Copper State Models have been showing their new 1/48 caudron G.IV line, the Sopwith 5F.1 Dolphin […]


This weekend, all roads in Europe lead to Moson

by Editor on April 21, 2017 · in News — 4 Comments

It’s Moson model show this weekend, and modelers from all over Europe are gathering in the tiny Hungarian town of Mosonmagyarovar for the modeling extravaganza of the year. After another ordinary day at the office and leaving the rainy Stockholm […]


Window on the world….

by Rob Anderson on April 21, 2017 · in Uncategorized — 18 Comments

Still plugging away at the B-17G. I have chosen a rather odd combination of non staggered waist windows and a retrofit Cheyenne tail turret. While unusual pictures can be found of this set up in both OD and bare aluminum. […]


Friday Briefing

by Rob Pollock on April 21, 2017 · in Photo Collections — 16 Comments

Junkers Ju388 in British Markings

by Santiago Hrubisko on April 20, 2017 · in Aviation — 14 Comments

My father has finished another model. He has built a Junkers Ju388. This model is part of the group of captured WWII aircrafts with British markings. We have many models to build in the future. Here are all the German […]


Hobbycraft 1/48 Hawker Sea Fury F.B.Mk. II

by Joe Caputo on April 19, 2017 · in Aviation — 14 Comments

Everyone who has built this kit knows how basic it is. My first attempt ended up in the standard paint scheme of the period (grey, duck egg, w/stripes). I bought this kit already started, The fuselage halves, including the prop, […]


The can opener: Hawker Hurricane MKIID, Hobbycraft 1:48

by Gábor Szabó on April 18, 2017 · in Aviation — 30 Comments

Hi All, This is my attempt to make a decent Hurricane MKIID from the venerable Hobbycraft kit I bought on evilbay – how appropriate – from Canada 🙂 . I always liked the Hurricane „Fury without the second wing” look […]