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Hover Bike

by Charles King on November 15, 2017 in Sci-fi -- 8 Comments

More anti-gravity vehicle.

RHV ( Recon Hover Vehicle)

by Charles King on November 15, 2017 in Sci-fi -- 2 Comments

This is a recon vehicle for a wasteland type scenario. Being imaginative here. 🙂 Anyhow, this is my 7th anti-gravity vehicle. I will be working on my 8th one very soon. I know. I am in a anti-gravity type mood. […]

Yamaha YZR 500 GP racer

by George Williams on November 3, 2017 in Automotive -- 13 Comments

Tamiya occasionally decide to re-issue some of their older kits and I was especially pleased when they did a this with this one. Kit no 14001 was the first release in their successful range of 1/12 motorcycles back in 1980. […]

TAMIYA 1/12 SUZUKI GSX1100S KATANA

by Harry Brogan on October 8, 2017 in Automotive -- 8 Comments

Well, this one is now complete. Although an older kit from Tamiya it was a good build. With the exception of just a couple of very minor issues. Starting off was the usual engine build. Seems that almost all of […]

Tamiya 1/12 Suzuki GSX1100S Katana – Kit Review

by Harry Brogan on October 2, 2017 in Reviews -- 8 Comments

This is the opening of the still sealed box of the 1982 release of the Tamiya Suzuki 1/2 GSX1100S Katana. Even though this model was produced in 1982 the contents were still sealed in their plastic bags. I noticed that […]

Tamiya 1/12 Yamaha RZ250 Build Review

by Harry Brogan on September 27, 2017 in Reviews -- 8 Comments

TAMIYA 1/12 YAMAHA RZ250 This model start with the assembly of the engine. This is relative simple and is accomplished in two steps using only 12 pieces. However, just because there aren’t many parts does not mean that it’s not […]

Tamiya 1/12 Yamaha RZ250 – In-Box Review

by Harry Brogan on September 24, 2017 in Reviews -- 4 Comments

When first opening the box you are met with multiple bags of parts that are nicely, and firmly, placed in the box. As seen here. There are only five total sprues of parts. One white, one chrome, one clear and […]

Tamiya 1/12 Kawasaki Ninja H2R – Build Review

by Harry Brogan on September 7, 2017 in Reviews -- 21 Comments

A Brief History The Kawasaki Ninja H2 is a “supercharged supersport” class motorcycle in the Ninja sportbike series, manufactured by Kawasaki Heavy Industries, featuring a variable-speed centrifugal-type supercharger. The H2R with 310 horsepower and 326 horsepower with ram air, is […]

Tamiya 1/12 Kawasaki Ninja H2R – Kit Review

by Harry Brogan on September 4, 2017 in Reviews -- 5 Comments

This is the 1/12 scale Kawasaki Ninja H2R made by Tamiya. Kit number 14131. This kit was released in late 2016. Upon opening the box you are met with multiple part sprues in plastic bags. There are eight bags total […]

Revell 1/12 Custom Chopper

by Harry Brogan on January 20, 2017 in Automotive -- 6 Comments

I’ll be reviewing the Revell Custom Chopper here. This is kit number 85-7324 As you can see by the box art there doesn’t seem to be a lot of detail on this kit. However, upon opening of the kit there […]