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I actually finished something….Csaba 39 m

by Bill Koppos on August 18, 2017 in Armor -- 10 Comments

The 39M is a Hungarian armored car of early WW2. The 1/35 scale kit is from Hobby Boss, I never expected to see one of these from a mainstream molder, but it fits nicely in my armored car collection. My […]

Sukhoi Su-57; T-50-5R PAK-FA

by Sebastijan Videc on August 3, 2017 in Aviation -- 23 Comments

Sukhoi Design Bureau doesn’t need special introduction. Established in 1939 by Pavel Sukhoi. While the WW2 designs didn’t reach much fame, it was the jet age, that made the OKB-51 (as the Bureau was labeled) most famous. Supersonic Su-7 fighter […]

1/72 F-14D Super Tomcat VF-2

by Kitti Tatsumaki on June 29, 2017 in Aviation -- 8 Comments

Hello, this is one of my F-14 build – F-14D Super Tomcat VF-2 Bounty Hunter, BuAerNo.163894 NE100 CAG, USS Constellation CV-64, 2003. 1/72nd scale Hobbyboss, OOB. The aircraft carrier deck diorama is be based on a 27.7cm x 18cm chopping […]

FM-1 Wildcat in 1/48

by Tony Prince on June 23, 2017 in Aviation -- 21 Comments

This is the Hobby Boss kit which I picked from the stash as something easy……. You’ve probably done that: Parts fit was excellent, detail sharp & restrained but the undercarriage; that’s another story; very fiddly & the prop needed some […]

My “Model of the Month” Award Kit Just Arrived! (1/350 Hobby Boss Dunkerque review)

by Ulf Lundberg on June 7, 2017 in News, Reviews -- 16 Comments

I was very proud and to be awarded the ”Model of the Month” in April and I’m even more happy now that the award kit has arrived. @editor Martin, our editor, sent me a list of kits to choose from, […]

From the Hornet’s nest: Grumman F4F-4 Wildcat at Midway

by Boris Rakic on June 4, 2017 in Aviation -- 18 Comments

My contribution to the Battle of Midway Group Build – Hobby Boss’ 1/48th scale F4F-4 Wildcat in the markings of VF-8 from USS Hornet. Established in September 1941, this squadron played a rather unfortunate role during the battle. During the […]

Tamiya, 1:48 scale F4F-4 “Wildcat”: My First Build of this kit…

Before Tamiya released their 1:48 scale F4F-4 “Wildcat”, there was only the old Monogram kit. The Monogram kit was little more than a toy, having folding wings and other “Features” that just made the kit a very inaccurate model of […]

Hobby Boss 1/48 F4U-7

by George Henderson on May 25, 2017 in Aviation -- 14 Comments

I built this as a tribute to a fellow modeller who passed away last December, one day short of his 26th birthday. He wanted to build this aircraft as it had an interesting history: serving with the French Aeronavale, one […]

Hobby Boss, 1:48 Scale, IAR-80, Romanian Air Force

Hey Folks! Over the last couple weeks, I have been pretty busy building…actually got a few finished in time for the IPMS/USA Region One Show and Contest. I found that, overall, this was a decent little model kit. It went […]

Sikorsky H-34 French Navy Hobbyboss 1:72

Another recent finished model is the Sikorsky H-34 in the colours of the French Navy. I started allmost 4 years ago with the build, but due to mainly business duties I was only able to finish this build just now. […]