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Midway Group Build 1/48 AMT P-40E Aleutian Tiger

by Tom Bebout on June 3, 2017 in Aviation -- 10 Comments

Hand salute to Louis Gardner for organizing this build and to Chuck Villanueva for the fine introduction to the Midway reveal. And to Martin and staff for maintaining this excellent modeling web site. Well done gentleman. My subject is one […]

Pirana,The Man from Uncle Spy car 1/24

by Robert Royes on April 28, 2017 in Automotive -- 12 Comments

Bitten by the nostalgia bug when AMT reissued this kit, I quickly acquired one, not realizing that the packaging was better then the kit, or maybe I shouldn’t do autos,I couldn’t wait to finish it. this kit was so fiddly […]

1/48 AMT F7F-2N Tigercat night fighter

by Dan DeSilva on December 25, 2016 in Aviation -- 21 Comments

Hi all, I hope you are having a good Christmastime with friends and family. I have had this kit sitting for a while waiting to get the outer wing panels properly set to finish the kit. It is the AMT […]

Star Wars Snow Speeder – Battle of Hoth

by Carl Christensen on December 24, 2016 in Sci-fi -- 11 Comments

.This diorama using the AMT/ERTL Star Wars Snow speeder kit has been on my ‘to do’ list for years. I always wanted to build it crashed after being inspired while watching the movie The Empire Strikes Back many years ago […]

1/48 AMT F7F Tigercat

by Louis Gardner on October 29, 2016 in Aviation -- 29 Comments

This is another one of my favorite planes. This one was built with the addition of a set of True Details resin wheels. I had heard some of the horror stories about how the wheels fall apart after a while […]

1/48 AMT P-70 Nighthawk

by Tom Bebout on October 9, 2016 in Aviation -- 20 Comments

Finally pulled this off the shelf to complete my A-20 series of aircraft. I discovered that working with black is about as difficult as working with NMF. This model represents a P-70 that was with Detachment A, 6th Night Fighter […]

F-8, Fujimi, amt

by Robert Royes on July 21, 2016 in Aviation -- 9 Comments

The first F-8 is Fujimi’s old 1/70 F-8D,converted to a ‘B’, Leaving off the fuselage strakes, and using VF-32 decals from micro scale CAG-3 sheet, Had to sand off a ton of rivets The second is amt/ertl 1/72 F-8H in […]

Not dads old 65′ galaxie

by Tony V on March 26, 2016 in Automotive -- 9 Comments

Hello guys..just thought i would share this recent build it’s the AMT 65 galaxie 500xl kit it can be built 3 ways. Stock car / factory stock or custom. I made up my own “factory custom” or pro touring I […]

AMT/Ertl Vinyl Rancor

by George Tufnail on March 25, 2016 in Sci-fi -- 8 Comments

I started this kit by heating and trimming all of the over pours of vinyl, then filling the legs with pre-mixed drywall plaster for weight. The parts all fit very well, with a judicious application of a hot hair dryer […]

Aussie Aussie Aussie. :) My 1/48 Amt RAAF Db-7 Boston

by Paul van Acker on March 13, 2016 in Aviation -- 27 Comments

Stationed in New Guinea. It passed through Archerfield airport in Brisbane, where I live 5 mins from now. Nice to do a local boy. Lol. More RAAF subjects to come. Hope you like. Replacement engine cowlings and trop filters for […]