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An Experiment

by Bert_j on February 16, 2017 in How-to -- 6 Comments

When mixing small batches of paint for hand brushing, I need that paint to stay “open” and workable for a decent interval. Heat from my desk lamps further decreases the paint’s workable time. In the past, I’ve used Windsor & […]

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Revell 1/48 MQ-9 Reaper

by Andrew Frill on February 16, 2017 in Aviation -- 11 Comments

Fellas, Revell’s Reaper built OOB with scratch built intake and exhaust, and camera lens covers. Finished in Tamiya acrylics with decals by Caracal, Fireball and Afterburner. Andy

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Accurate Miniatures 1/48 P-51C

by Tom Bebout on February 15, 2017 in Aviation -- 25 Comments

When you get some time off, build some models is what I say. Seem to be on a P-51 kick right now and here’s my latest off the work bench. Had some trouble closing up the fuselage but believe it […]

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Vietnam River Crossing

by Carl Christensen on February 14, 2017 in Diorama -- 20 Comments

Tamiya 1/35 M48 Patton. Just finished this week. I was inspired by a photo I saw of a Patton crossing a very deep river, but modelling water scared me! Was recommended to use Woodlands Scenic Real Water so crossed my […]

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Tamiya Miniatures German Machine Gun Crew on Maneuver in 1:35, with Diorama

by Michel Verschuere on February 14, 2017 in Armor -- 9 Comments

Some history: This kit dates back from the mid-nineties of the last century. I actually purchased it on e-bay as I like to adopt kits from someone else’s stash and then give them a second life. The kit contains five […]

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1/48 Tamiya Citroen Traction 11CV

by Brian Scott on February 11, 2017 in Automotive -- 8 Comments

My forth another one of those little fantastic Tamiya kits . Plenty more to still build . Finished with Tamiya paints . Enjoy 🙂 Brian

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1/48 Monogram / Mattel P-51B Mustang

by Tom Bebout on February 11, 2017 in Aviation -- 24 Comments

I’ve actually considered not going to model shows because it seems I’m a s****r for picking up very old kits. This P-51B is a show purchase that I’ve just completed as a fun weekend project. It was fun to build,however, […]

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Wildcat revisited… Tamiya 1/48

by Tony Prince on February 9, 2017 in Aviation -- 21 Comments

This would be one of my earliest Tamiya kits; built, I think, around 1995. I recently read a magazine article by a fellow modeller about his problems with using the right colour for the topsides & the more I looked […]

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New Tamiya 1/48 Ki-61-1d Hien (Tony) 61115 kit review

by Louis Gardner on February 9, 2017 in Reviews -- 25 Comments

Earlier this afternoon my Hien arrived. Needless to say, I am very excited about it! This new kit can be summed up in one word. FANTASTIC! Tamiya has produced another 1/48 scale masterpiece. As promised here is a kit review: […]

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Tamiya 1/48 Avro Lancaster PB150 of 625 Sqn RAF 1945

by Gary Stevenson on February 9, 2017 in Aviation -- 14 Comments

Some pics of my Tamiya 1/48 Lanc tastefully shot against the lurid backdrop of our back-bedroom! – Sorry about that but the finished model is so large it had to go somewhere uncluttered and it was still raining outside. I […]