The HMS Zinnia was a Flower Class Corvette. This class of ships was quickly developed in the early months of 1939, when it became clear to the Royal Navy, that a war against the submarines of the German Navy might be imminent.
The ”Flowers” w[...]
This is the completed 1/350 I-400 IJN Sub of WW2 fame. This is the first (I-400) of a three-sub class designed to carry out surprise attacks on the USA (I-400, I-401,I-402). One such surprise attack planned was an attack on the Panama Canal in[...]
I am still plugging away with this I-400 build and have made decent progress since last build update. I am happy to inform that the customer viewed the pictures on this site and is very pleased with current status of the sub.
The biggest chang[...]
After a member reviewed my recent posting of my Revell 1/144 German U-Boat model he asked if I could apply same modeling techniques to build the Tamiya 1/350 I-400 Submarine for him. Of coarse always wanting to accept a build request I replied [...]
That's right, I'm moving forward with a new project, the helicopter carrier Ise, many parts will be changed and others will be added, for this I will occupy the set from Tetra models in railings and safety nets, stairs and handrails from flyhawk[...]
Finally, after more than 1 year, and 340 hours of work finished the Indianapolis, a model with many errors, to which many improvements were added...Plastruct Improvements styrene sheet, Rod,strip…, Generic PE raillings from Flyhawk, Gold Medal m[...]
Greetings fellow modelers!
This time I brought to you this little U-Boot from HobbyBoss. I got it at the Leganés Expo 2018 (Spain) for a reasonable price, and it was in my stash for some time until I decided what to do with it.
So one day I wo[...]
Yes…yes.... I’m still working on this…..
Plastruct Improvements styrene sheet, Rod,strip…, Generic PE raillings from Flyhawk, Gold Medal models vertical and inclined ladders;, cable reels, TDY-1 ECM antenna, Stokes Litters, Watertight Doors, me[...]
I received 1/350 scale Prinz Eugen as the prize for the March 2018 Best in Show. Thank you again to imodeler and its staff for this great honor and wonderful gift. This ship will be proudly be escorting my Bismarck (in production) when complete![...]
I finally got some time to upload this one, another iconic ship, USS Missouri. This is from back in the early days of my serious modeling, and involved a lot of new tools and technology that I've never done before, including a full[...]