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1/72 Airfix Beaufighter

This kit was the subject of the inaugural 2016 Airfix Cup, a category in the 2016 NSW Model Show hosted and run by Illawarra Plastic Modellers Association. The kit was to OOB with decals being the only option to change. […]

SilverCon 2018 (1/3)

I attended SilverCon 2018 in Northern California last weekend. Great contest! High quality, very competitive entries. Best of Show went to a phenomenal 1/48 B-25. Best entry in the theme ‘1918’ went to Du Schweinehunt! An incredible WW1 diorama. See […]

Flying artillery! The Mosquito XVIII TseTse in 1/48

Airfix’s 1/48 kit of the Mosquito FB VI converted to a Mk XVIII ‘Molins’ 57mm sub hunter. The main gun was a standard British Army 6 pounder anti-tank gun, fitted with an auto loader and could fire 25 rounds in […]

1/48 scale Airfix A05128 Boulton Paul Defiant kit review

Way back in October 2016, I was picked for the “random model of the month” award here on Imodeler. My Hobby Boss 1/48 scale F4F-3 “early”, (which was painted in a Yellow Wings paint scheme), was chosen. This is the […]

1/48 Gloster Meteor F.8

This is the second issue of the recent Airfix kit. It includes markings for two RAAF 77 Sq. Korean War veterans and a Dutch aerobatic team example. This issue also differs from the initial RAF release in that it includes […]

Random Award december received. Thank you Imodeler.

Thank you Martin and the iModeler team for my prize for winning the december random award. The package with the new tooled 1/72 kit of the Airfix Bristol Beaufighter TF.X was waiting for me at home after arriving back from […]

BLACKBURN BUCCANEER S.Mk 2B (OPERATION “GRANBY” January-March 1991)

Buccaneer S.Mk 2B It is 1991,and the Buccaneer has been in operational service for nearly 30 years, but still had a vital part to play in the Gulf War. Initially it flew to support the Tornado force as a target […]

Airfirx 1/48 Checkertail Clan P-51D

The 325th Fighter Group arrived in North Africa when they flew their P-40Fs off USS Ranger in late November 1942. The group participated in the fighting in Tunisia, then took part in the invasion of Sicily and moved to Italy […]

Airfix 1/48 North American P-51D Mustang – Kit Review

This is a review of the new (2017) Airfix model kit of the ever popular P-51D Mustang in 1/48 scale. Box number is A05131. I suspect we don´t need to waste any time and space on the P-51 history so […]

1/48 Supermarine Spitfire F Mk.22

Eduard’s Limited Edition re-pop of Airfix’s Supermarine Spitfire F Mk.22 from the late 1990’s. Markings are for a scheme included in the kit for a 1948 entry in the Cooper Trophy Air Race, from No.607 RauxAF County of Durham Squadron. […]