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1/32 Roden 0-2 Oh no!!!!!

by Anthony Conway on December 6, 2017 · in Reviews — 23 Comments

Well I was really looking forward to this kit. There is a fair bit of flash but that is not really a concern. I am a reasonably competent modeller but I have to say aligning and bonding the upper fuselage […]

“Mrs. Virginia” P-51A

by Tom Cleaver on December 6, 2017 · in Aviation — 9 Comments

Due to a few air-to-air photos, “Mrs. Virginia” a P-51A of the 1st Air Commando Unit is well-known. The big thing with doing a model is to get the built-up exhaust staining. This is the result of leaning the engine […]

HK 1/32 DH Mosquito BMk XVI build Pt. 6

by Juan Benitez on December 6, 2017 · in Aviation — 7 Comments

Now the fun part of building, the paint and decaling! I had previously blown up a set of Tamiya color plans to 1/32, and cut frisket masks for the standard Day bomber scheme of Dark green/Ocean gray over Medium sea […]

Time for another Porsche

by George Williams on December 5, 2017 · in Automotive — 11 Comments

This is another Tamiya 1/24 kit, this time the Porsche 934 Turbo RSR. Based on the 930 Turbo road car, the 934 was developed to race in the then Group 4 racing category started in 1976. The 2993cc engine had […]

Kitbashed ICM TF-51D Mustang

by Tom Cleaver on December 5, 2017 · in Aviation — 3 Comments

The TF-51D was created by North American when the venerable Mutang was being given to smaller air forces whose pilots were thought to not be experienced enough to deal with the high-powered F-51D, North American built two prototypes, and another […]

Classic Airframes P-51H Mustang

by Tom Cleaver on December 5, 2017 · in Aviation — 10 Comments

A review from back in 2005: The original Allison-powered Mustang was a lightweight fighter with excellent handling capability. Pilots I know who have had the opportunity to fly these early Mustangs and compare them with the later Merlin-powered P-51B and […]

Eduard 1/48 Fw-190 A4 ProfiPACK – Kit review

by Andreas Fey on December 5, 2017 · in Reviews — 7 Comments

Hello and welcome to this review. The kit was provided by iModeler for you, to have a closer look at this new Eduard release. Short description: • Kit no# 82142 (Fw-190 A4 ProfiPACK) • plastic parts: about 100, plus etched […]

Academy 1/35 Panzer IV

by Robert Collins on December 5, 2017 · in Diorama — 8 Comments

The kit itself was a great little kit to build and quite cheap. I created the damage with my Dremel look alike and it was fun to do. I`m calling the diorama ` A Typhoon passed this way.`

Hasegawa 1/72 CP 121 Tracker

by Phil Steele on December 4, 2017 · in Aviation — 22 Comments

Re-shoot day !! Originally build 2008. This kit was highly modified and detailed to produce an accurate Canadian service aircraft. The paint is a self produced version of 501-109 grey using Model Master as a base and referencing the I. […]

1/144 Minicraft CC 137 Husky

by Phil Steele on December 4, 2017 · in Aviation — 21 Comments

And another re-shoot !! This model was originally built in Aug. ’07. Picture 8 is an I P taken after the decals had been applied. (a CanMilAir set) This was a woefully bad kit, but the only game in town […]