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Pilatus PC 6 1/32 scale scratch build

by Marc Barris on September 6, 2017 in Aviation -- 11 Comments

I have posted some more progress pics of the Pilatus, I have installed the scratch built cargo pallet with drums and jerry cans, and installed the roof, I needed to shape the roof to get the fit ok. Hope you […]

PC 6 1/32 scale scratch built

by Marc Barris on September 3, 2017 in Aviation -- 18 Comments

This is the progress so far……….. Changed the spinner on the propeller, the old one was too blunt, the PC 6-H12 had a longer more pointed one, scratch built the tail wheel, and painted the nose white to see how […]

USS Sangamon CVE-26 Scale 1:72, All Scratch

by René Hieronymus on August 26, 2017 in Uncategorized -- 31 Comments

Hi there, well this model here has become something very special to me as you can imagine. I had the dream to build such a model for over 25 years until I finally felt confidet enough to built it. It […]

Scratch build 1/72 Gulfstream G650 ER

by Kurt Warren on August 25, 2017 in Aviation -- 5 Comments

…So I’ve always wanted to build models from scratch because I knew there where some aircraft that just weren’t available from manufacturers. Recently I made the decision to give it a go. Part of why I build airplanes models is […]

Supra leftovers

by Matija Skobe on July 13, 2017 in Automotive -- 17 Comments

greetings fellow modellers, i present to you my project supra. my friend gave me this with question “what can you do with this????” well, first to close few holes scratchbuild new dashboard, frame, steering, winch, beer cases and we get […]

Monkey Business.

by jim wasley on June 18, 2017 in Uncategorized -- 15 Comments

This is a True Story my wife and I always go for a walk on the beach,and sometimes we have silly people who drive their cars on the sand,well this day we had this mad man drive his car a […]

Another Bill Bosworth Masterpiece – 1/48 Sikorsky S-40 (scratchbuilt)

by Tom Cleaver on March 22, 2017 in Aviation -- 18 Comments

Whoops – it’s 1/48! Still has a 32-inch wingspan For those who don’t know what the S.40 was: Sikorsky designed the S-40 in response to a request from Juan Trippe, president of Pan American Airways, for a larger passenger carrying […]

2nd Build Report M107 175mm Mechanized Howitzer

by Michel Verschuere on March 2, 2017 in Armor -- 4 Comments

Setting: I reported earlier on the build and post-detailing of this Tamiya-Italeri kit out of the seventies. This build also suffered delays because of my workbench being unavailable for months due to refurbishment works in my home. The prospect of […]

1/32 scale Piper Pawnee Brave – Scratchbuilt

by Marc Barris on January 8, 2017 in Aviation -- 26 Comments

Well here comes 2017, and I have decided to do full on scratch building, there are no cool civil aircraft in 1/32 scale, so I decided to build my own. I have always wanted a Crop Duster and I came […]

1/48 Bleriot xiii

by Tzigkounakis Tasos on December 24, 2016 in Aviation -- 12 Comments

This is a full scratch model of a Greek Bleriot captured from Turkish air force on 1922.I hope you like it.