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ENTEX 1/16 Scale Harley Davidson 1918 18F 880cc

by Harry Brogan on November 26, 2015 in Automotive -- 8 Comments

Next up on the workbench will be this 1918 Harley-Davidson Model 18F. Again made by ENTEX. This will be the third in a series of four that I have built. I am going to try and get it as close […]


ENTEX 1914 Militaire 1/16 Scale

by Harry Brogan on November 20, 2015 in Automotive -- 5 Comments

I am working on a hard-to-find 1914 Militaire. This motorcycle was, for it’s era, built and advertised as a two-wheeled car. The first thing that was necessary was to strip ALL of the chrome plating. Chrome was not in wide […]


1/16 Scale ENTEX 1912 Henderson

by Harry Brogan on November 8, 2015 in Automotive -- 14 Comments

Here’s my build of the Entex 1/16 scale 1912 Henderson. This was a great build with a few minor issues with brittle plastic. However, all in all, a very fine looking completed model. I tried to shoot numerous detail shots […]

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1/16 Dog Tag: ANZAC Pacific 1943.

by P.k on August 25, 2015 in Figures -- 5 Comments

Nothing special except the added base paint Vallejo acrylic webbing belts from lead foil. P.k


Falchirmjäger Battalion 500 – Dragon 1/16

by Tappie Scholtz on May 28, 2015 in Figures -- 6 Comments

Adolf Hitler supposedly got the idea in September 1943, after Operation Eiche (“Oak”). Operation Eiche was launched on 12 September and included an airborne raid on Gran Sasso. The operation was planned by Kurt Student. During this raid, a group […]

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Tamiya 1/16 Wehrmacht Machine Gunner

by Nick Newell on May 11, 2015 in Figures -- 7 Comments

Let me start by saying two things; one, this is not an aeroplane so apologies if you’re disappointed and two, I really suck at taking photos! This little effort started out with a block of wood. Yes, a block of […]

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Trumpeter 1/16 SU-100, or “How to determine your workbench is level for only 200 dollars”

by Wes Pennest on August 28, 2014 in Armor -- 8 Comments

Originally, this was to be a large, substantial article about the large and substantial 1/16 scale SU-100 assault gun from Trumpeter. Fate intervened and decided instead to teach me the value of having a one-hundred-and-ten-percent level work bench that is […]


Almost scratch-built armored car

by California Steve on August 12, 2014 in Armor -- 20 Comments

This was built on the 1/16 scale Mercedes two seat race car. Not a prototype but my rendition of some of the early armored cars. Most of these were a one off built at the local boiler maker shop. I […]

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You call-We haul! USCG 41′ Utility Boat 1976

by Mike Maynard on May 23, 2014 in Ships -- 11 Comments

In retirement I’ve been catching up with building models of units I served on while on active duty. My latest build is a 1:16th scale model of a typical USCG 41′ utility boat. Found at every Coast Guard station, the […]


11″ Dahlgren Naval Gun 1/16 Scale

by Mike Maynard on February 4, 2014 in Uncategorized -- 14 Comments

The Dahlgren Cannon was chosen by ship designer John Ericsson to arm his breakthrough design of the ironclad USS MONITOR. The MONITOR’s 29′ revolving turret carried two of these huge rifled guns that were capable of firing a variety of […]