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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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Another old model, a mystery story

by Jaime Carreon on September 15, 2015 in Automotive -- 8 Comments

This is the AMT 1977 Pontiac Trans Am in 1/25 scale. This model came to be in 1979 while I was working part time in a trophy shop, whose owner was an avid sports car and auto racing enthusiast. He […]

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1966 Ford Fairlane 427 – AMT kit from 2004

by Peter Bodnarus on May 28, 2015 in Automotive -- 7 Comments

Here is a kit I built a few years back. The Fairlane 427 was Ford’s arrival on the “Factory Hot Rod” scene in 1966. Built to compete with Mopar’s monstrously successful Dodge franchise, the Fairlane featured ultra-light construction and a […]