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1/32 Hobbycraft P-51 RAF Mustang 1A

by Tolga ULGUR on September 20, 2017 in Aviation -- 10 Comments

This is 1/32 Hobbycraft P-51 Mustang 1A finished with the RAF markings ( May 1944 ) Hobbycraft s kit is a scaled up version of 1/48 Accurate Miniatures Mustangs. Cockpit modified by Vector set. Seat belts are from Eduard. I […]

Airfix 1/72d F4F-4 Wildcat …Year of the Cat & 75th Anniversary of the Battle of Midway(late)

by Rick Wilkes on September 17, 2017 in Uncategorized -- 26 Comments

I had originally planned to have this build included in my Battle of Midway Hiryu vs Yorktown adversaries collection, but never got it started before the Midway GB window had “closed” Hence the Year of the Cat. I must admit […]

F4U-1D Corsair & Moto Tug.

by Julian Shawyer on September 16, 2017 in Aviation -- 30 Comments

This is the Tamiya 1/48th F4U-1D Corsair which came with a motor tug. I used the kit decals, and painted the model with Aeromaster Acrylics. The base is made of Perspex, which I painted black from below. After engraving the […]

Spitfire Mk,VIII (Arii 1/48)

by Angel Expósito on September 15, 2017 in Aviation -- 36 Comments

Hello everyone. This is my first post, since I just landed. I usually only build on 1/72, but I wanted to try to give this kit a go. At present there are brands that manufacture Spits with a higher level, […]

Here’s two I prepared earlier…

by John Kerr on September 13, 2017 in Aviation -- 7 Comments

Both are TAMIYA 1/48 scale kits. 1. The P-47D “Pride O’ Dogpatch” is actually the P-47M kit as it has the fin-fillet. Decals by AeroMaster. 2. The P-51D “Madam Wham-Dam” is a VLR Mustang based at Iwo Jima. The a/c […]

1/48 Late Mk I Hurricane Airfix

by Dale Cole on September 10, 2017 in Aviation -- 10 Comments

After buying a reference book about the Hurricane that had artwork for this a/c I had to try to build it. After a lot of research I found the book artwork to be very inaccurate! I finally located two grainy […]

Tamiya Meteor and Doodlebug

by Julian Shawyer on September 8, 2017 in Aviation -- 30 Comments

This is the 1/48th scale Tamiya Gloster Meteor F1 & Fieseler Fi103 V-1 flying bomb mounted on a simple Perspex stand. Both models were built straight from the box. The only alteration is the pilot. His head was removed and […]

Tamiya 1/12 Kawasaki Ninja H2R – Build Review

by Harry Brogan on September 7, 2017 in Reviews -- 20 Comments

A Brief History The Kawasaki Ninja H2 is a “supercharged supersport” class motorcycle in the Ninja sportbike series, manufactured by Kawasaki Heavy Industries, featuring a variable-speed centrifugal-type supercharger. The H2R with 310 horsepower and 326 horsepower with ram air, is […]

Italian Navy U-212, with experimental camo, Revell 1/144

by Roberto Colaianni on September 6, 2017 in Ships -- 10 Comments

First of all I would like to clarify that the camo of the U-Boot, has been copied from a model appear on an Italian Modelling Magazine some years ago. A collector request to me this job. After desperate search on […]

Pucarà 1/48 Acongaua with recce drone Mirach 100/2. Cordoba, Argentina 1988. Part 2.

by Roberto Colaianni on September 4, 2017 in Aviation -- 25 Comments

Finally I found a little time to write part 2 of the article about my 1/48 Pucarà, which was ended just in time for Moson Model Show in April 2017, after 3 years of start and stop. Here is the […]