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Battlestar Galactica, Revell

by Dmitry Ryzhenkov on March 6, 2017 · in Uncategorized — 9 Comments

Hello there! Asked me to collect here such a fantastic space ship. It’s Battlestar Galactica. The kit from Revell. Please look at what came out of it ))

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Corsair A7D – Commission Build

by Robert Joseph Cookson on March 6, 2017 · in Aviation — 15 Comments

A major departure from my usual subjects – I tend to stick to 1/32 WWI aviation, but this 1/72nd A7D was built under commission, as a presentation piece for the pilot who flew the original, pictured below. He was an […]

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SAAF 2 Squadron F 86 Sabres

by Morne Meyer on March 6, 2017 · in Photo Collections — 15 Comments

The SAAF deployed number 2 Squadron “Flying Cheetahs” to Korea consisting of an all volunteer group of pilots that had served during WW II. In the course of that conflict over 800 personnel were deployed to Korea. Some had seen […]

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Tamiya 1/72 scale P-47D

by Terry Schuler on March 6, 2017 · in Aviation — 21 Comments

Pilot: Lt. Robert E. Wagner 9th AF 510th FS – 405th FG. St. Dizier France 1944. I actually do build other aircraft, but P-47s are just so much fun, especially when the kits are this nice ! For this build, […]

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Tamiya 1:48 Focke-Wulf 190F-8

by Erich Goldbach on March 5, 2017 · in Aviation — 20 Comments

Subject: Fw 190F-8 “W-521” of Hungarian 102/2 Squadron Close Support Group, 1945 Brief History: (Ref.: Tally Ho! decal sheet 4110) The Hungarian 102 Dive Bomber Group was formed in 1942 equipped with Ju-87s, and throughout 1943 -44 operated alongside Luftwaffe […]

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It’s Twins!… well, sort of?

by Bert_j on March 5, 2017 · in Aviation — 10 Comments

Finished, last night and this morning…these two have haunted my workbench for several months, and at last they are completed! Both are Tamiya’s 1/72 A6M2b kit; one a Pearl Harbor raid Zuikaku machine with kit decals and the other a […]

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1/32nd Spitfire MkIIa – Revell

by Thomas Probert on March 5, 2017 · in Aviation — 14 Comments

I fancied a quick and easy project and seeing Spitfires overhead daily during the summer months (I’m under the approach to Biggin Hill) I didn’t need much inspiration to dig this one out of the attic 🙂 This model simply […]

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Belleau Woods Corrected

by Thomas Sweeney on March 5, 2017 · in Diorama — 3 Comments

Because of other Marines I have to correct my first diorama. They pointed out that there was no trenches but dugouts. no barber wire and no sandbags.After further resaurch I found this to be true. so there’s the rremake Semper […]

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Matchbox 1/72 North American T-2 C/E “Buckeye”

by Joe Caputo on March 5, 2017 · in Aviation — 10 Comments

Another “oldie” , built OOB, just because I like the unusual paint scheme. It’s been re-popped by Revell, and is still available. It is a very basic kit, more fun to paint than to build.While it wasn’t much of a […]

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Ryan STM, A50-2, 3 Communications Unit RAAF 1942.

by Allan John Withers on March 4, 2017 · in Aviation — 18 Comments

1/72 MPM, I replaced and added a few things, exhausts from sprue, pitots and bracing from brass wire, air scoops from alloy foil, finished in Humbrol and MM enamels with Future and Micro flat over kit decals.