1/48 Tamiya Citroen Traction 11CV

by Brian Scott on February 11, 2017 · in Automotive — 8 Comments

My forth another one of those little fantastic Tamiya kits . Plenty more to still build . Finished with Tamiya paints . Enjoy 🙂 Brian


1/72 Academy Bf 109 G-14 (Erich Hartmann) Winter Scheme

by Phil Steele on February 11, 2017 · in Aviation — 20 Comments

No wind in the Valley, so it’s picture takin’ time !!. I actually finished this little gem in June, and then waited for that perfect blanket of white to photograph it. The platform is from the J2F session, enhanced with […]


1/48 Monogram / Mattel P-51B Mustang

by Tom Bebout on February 11, 2017 · in Aviation — 24 Comments

I’ve actually considered not going to model shows because it seems I’m a s****r for picking up very old kits. This P-51B is a show purchase that I’ve just completed as a fun weekend project. It was fun to build,however, […]


Fw-190D9 JV44 1/32 Hasegawa

by Artur Domanski on February 11, 2017 · in Aviation — 15 Comments

My old model Fw-190D9 JV44 1/32 Hasegawa Paint Model Master


Wooden it be nice……

by Rob Anderson on February 10, 2017 · in How-to — 15 Comments

To have some really thin wood to do the plywood flooring of a B-17? My daughter gave me some thin wood samples after she graduated industrial design school and they are perfect for replicating things such as the flooring of […]


WW1 Model-T Ford Ambulance, Western Front 1918

by Carl Christensen on February 10, 2017 · in Automotive — 16 Comments

ICM 1/35 scale with Master box figures. Nice simple little kit that was fun to build. Well except for the decals! Not sure if I just got a bad bunch but they were a nightmare to apply. As soon as […]


Hughes OH 6A Cayuse, 01602, Spanish Navy.

by Allan John Withers on February 10, 2017 · in Aviation — 17 Comments

1/72 Italeri, almost OOB, I added some wire to the undercarriage and tail rotor for strength, finished in MM enamels with Future and MM 30000 acrylic over kit decals.


Weathering: Too much versus Too little?

by Gary Stevenson on February 10, 2017 · in Aviation — 33 Comments

Right! – How much weathering is too much? I personally think these Viggens are overdone myself – you don’t see them like that in real life…..waitaminute!? Oooops!


Friday Briefing

by Rob Pollock on February 10, 2017 · in Uncategorized — 7 Comments


HobbyBoss Ka-29 “Helix-B”

by Marvin Reyes on February 9, 2017 · in Aviation — 16 Comments

This is the HobbyBoss Kamov Ka-29 “Helix-B”, in 1/72nd scale. The kit exterior is pretty nice, however, there is very little detail inside of the cockpit or the rear transport compartment. I added a little scratchbuilt detail inside the cockpit […]