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SU-2 ,Scale not sure, maker ….no Idea

by neil foster on July 23, 2017 in Aviation -- 14 Comments

Some of you may remember my request recently for help with this kit,just to quickly recap I bought a PR Spitfire kit (Fujimi) at a club day and found the box also contained this little oddball kit ,it appeared to […]

Tamiya Mustang IV..

by stephen leslie on July 22, 2017 in Aviation -- 16 Comments

This is my Tamiya 1/32 P51K done as a Mustang IV of 3 Squadron RAAF in Italy 1945. There are no decals on this model whatsoever as I wanted to try HGW’s wet transfer stencils and I can say that […]

Academy 1:48 Spitfire Mk.XIVe

by George Henderson on July 10, 2017 in Aviation -- 17 Comments

Spitfire Mk. XIVe TZ138. This aircraft built in 1945 at Aldermanston and shipped to Canada in 1945 and was used for cold weather testing with the Winter Experimental Establishment (WEE) Flight in western Canada from early 1946 to July 1949. […]

Who Doesn’t Have a Spitfire Collection?

by Scott Nelson on July 5, 2017 in Aviation -- 14 Comments

Hot off the workbench is my version of the Tamiya 1/72 Spitfire Mk. Vb in the markings of 243 squadron. As usual for a Tamiya kit, it went together with no problems. The decals of the code letters have soft […]

Airfix 1/12th scale Bentley ‘Blower’

by Martin Planes on June 25, 2017 in Automotive -- 19 Comments

Hi all This is my first post after just joining imodeler. Cars are not my usual subject having been a vintage aircraft enthusiast (when I say vintage I mean from about 1915 up to about 1965 so Eindecker to Vulcan […]

Who can identify this kit ?

by neil foster on June 25, 2017 in Aviation -- 24 Comments

O.K guys ,everyone likes to be a smarty pants ,a know it all, an expert ,so lets see if anyone can identify this aircraft, I’ll give you as much information as I have. A couple of years ago I was […]

Airfix Spitfire Mk1a 1/72 Starter Kit

by Alfredo Cofré on June 12, 2017 in Diorama -- 8 Comments

Hi, everybody. This is my first contribution as an article to iModeler. Some years ago I bought this Spitfire MK1a Starter Kit for my then 16 yo step son, but he never got interested in modelling. Anyway, some years later […]

Airfix 1/48 Spitfire Mk XII

by Dale Cole on April 15, 2017 in Aviation -- 23 Comments

Finished this up today so that my hobby tables would be available for Easter dinner (paint stains and all!) Have built 5 of the new tool Airfix kits in the past year. Had more issues with this one than the […]

ITALERI 1:48 SPITFIRE Mk. IXc

by George Henderson on April 15, 2017 in Aviation -- 16 Comments

This was originally going to be the oddball “beer truck” version as shown on the box-top but investigation has led me to believe that this is now a myth at least as depicted by the aircraft shown. I have found […]

Spitfire Mk.Ia (Airfix 1/72)

by Dmitry Stropalov on April 8, 2017 in Aviation -- 12 Comments

One of my iModeler Random Awards boxes has been finished – Airfix’s Spitfire Mk.Ia. I’ve pick this interesting scheme from ModelMaker decal sheet – airplane from No. 303 (“Kościuszko”) Polish Fighter Squadron in RAF, 1941. Except “super fabric” seat belts […]