The RAF Channel at iModeler

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Miles in Her Majesty’s Service

Miles M.2H Hawk Major, RAF trainer; 1:72 Plastic Passion (by SBS) You may remember my last airplane creation in the “gentlemen’s scale” – the scratch Miles M2F – so I may don’t have to tell the whole story again – […]

Year of the Cat. Sepecat Jaguar GR.3 “Big Cat” 1/72 Italeri

I’m very pleased I can present my Big Cat in my first group build here at iModeler. It has been quite a challenge but great building fun at the same time. In between trying to catch up with everything going […]

BAe Harrier GR 3, XV804, 233 OCU RAF Wittering England 1970.

1/72 Fujimi, I modified the cockpit, nose wheel bay and engine fan, finished in Humbrol and MM enamels with Future and Xtra flat over kit decals, built 2013.

Airfix 1:72 Boulton Paul Defiant. new tooling

As I’ve just joined iModeler, finding my way around, I like to share one of my recent builds. Airfix introduced the new tooling for the Boulton Paul Defiant in 1:72 scale, and I allways had an intrest in this somewhat […]

Supermarine Spitfire 9c, MK260, 453 sqn RAAF RAF Hawkinge Kent England 1945.

1/72 Italeri, I modified a few things, brass wire and tube to the propeller, clear sprue for nav’ lights and larger gun blisters, not happy with these at first, finished in MM and Humbrol enamels with Future and Xtra flat […]

Supermarine Spitfire 5b, AB852, 452 Sqn RAAF RAF Kenley Surrey England 1941.

1/72 Italeri, I modified a few things, finished in Humbrol and MM enamels with Future and Xtra flat over kit and PD decals. Flown by Flt Ltn Brendon “Paddy” Finucane.

De Havilland NF 2 Mosquito, DD739, 456 Sqn RAAF RAF Middle Wallop England 1943.

1/72 Airfix, I modified and added a few things, finished in Humbrol and MM enamels with Future and I think MM FS20000 over kit and other decals.

Supermarine Spitfire Vb (Trop) in 1/48 scale by Airfix.

My inspiration for this model came from Brian Cauchi’s book “Malta Spitfrie Vs – 1942: Their Colours & Markings” which I found of enormous help & in addition a real potential problem as the temptation is undoubtedly to try & […]

Avro Lancaster (1/72 Revell)

My first ever in 1/72 scale, simply because the 1/48 scale one wouldn’t fit into my display case. I bought it at a local hobby competition for peanuts really and I thought of it as an easy, relaxing build. The […]