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Falcon Lighting Test

by Casey Gray on January 14, 2018 in Sci-fi -- 6 Comments

I’ve had a pretty productive weekend with my little Falcon. After tracking down a misdelivered order of LEDs and fiber optics to my neighbors porch I mocked them up in the sub-light engines to get an idea of how they […]

Bandai 1/12 Kylo Ren

by Aaron Newlands on January 3, 2018 in Sci-fi -- 14 Comments

This was a fun build. Bandai have kept trying new ways to do capes. Ren’s is a soft flexible material that holds really good surface detail. I sprayed it black. Bandai kits are coloured right out of the box but […]

FFG Imperial Assault AT-ST

by Aaron Newlands on December 1, 2017 in Sci-fi -- 4 Comments

As this piece is from a miniature game the build is quite rudimentary. A handful of parts snap together tightly and don’t require glue. Overall its not too bad especially if space is a big limitation for you. It has […]

Advanced Tie Fighter X 1

by Scott Nelson on November 4, 2017 in Sci-fi -- 18 Comments

I finally finished a kit! Even though I visit iModeler nearly every day, I haven’t posted anything in quite a while having started a new job this school year that has kept me very busy. But, bit by bit, I […]

Bandai 1/48 AT-ST

by Paul Carpenter on September 28, 2017 in Sci-fi -- 16 Comments

Hi all, Since Bandai brought out their superb Star Wars kits, I have had the bug to build some of my favourite subjects. This was one of my first Bandai kits and I am very happy with the result. I […]

Bandai 1/72 X-Wing

by Carl Christensen on December 25, 2016 in Sci-fi -- 4 Comments

This is the first Bandai kit I have ever made, and first 1/72 kit in maybe 20 years. I ordered the Bandai kit off eBay and wasn’t really expecting much. Was I wrong! – what a great little kit, heaps […]

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 […]

“Good Shot Jansen” MPC AT-AT Diorama

by Steve E on November 8, 2016 in Sci-fi -- 17 Comments

This kit was given to me about 10 years ago from a former club member. I started on it then and it eventually got shelved and shoved back in to the box. Recently, I decided to start building some of […]

Star Wars Rebel U-Wing, Incom UT-60D

by IT Lahtinen on October 27, 2016 in Sci-fi -- 13 Comments

Star Wars Rebel U-Wing, Incom UT-60D This new plane will appear in Star Wars Rogue One Disney movie. ILM told that 781 pre designs reportedly was needed, before the U-Wings final design was released and the machine was presented to […]

T-70 X-Wing Fighter – Ralph McQuarrie Throwback Scheme

by Steve E on September 7, 2016 in Sci-fi -- 9 Comments

Last Christmas I received both the X-Wing and the First Order Tie Fighter kits. I’m kind of on a Star Wars building kick at the moment and decided to pull this one out of the stash and get started on […]