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Fw-190D9 1/32 Hasegawa

by Artur Domanski on January 21, 2017 in Aviation -- 12 Comments

Fw-190 D9 1/32 Hasegawa HGW Rivets set, belts Aires Detail Set Eduard pchoto-etched Decals EagleCals Paint Gunze, Tamiya

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Italian cruiser Pola. Part 1.

by Ulf Lundberg on January 20, 2017 in Ships -- 5 Comments

Hobbyboss’ Pola in 1:350 sucks. It’s the old kit from Tauro, that Hobbyboss has scaled up to 1:350. That means, that all the problems of the original kit, have been enlarged by one eight. In the process, Hobbyboss made some […]

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Tamiya 1/72 scale F4U-1 Corsair

by Terry Schuler on January 19, 2017 in Aviation -- 20 Comments

“Marines Dream”, has always been one of those scheme’s I’ve always wanted in my display case. The decals are BarracudaCals (sheet #BC72152). A great decal sheet ! I added some Eduard PE seatbelts and wired the engine, “this can cause […]

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Tamiya 1/48 F4F-4 Wildcat VMF-221

by Frank Steffens on January 15, 2017 in Aviation -- 14 Comments

Here’s Tamiya’s 1/48th Grumman F4F-4 Wildcat in the colors of 1st Lt. James Swett of VMF-221 at Guadalcanal in 1942. Paint is Tamiya Acrylic thinned with Mr. Color Leveling Thinner. The National Insignias and “77”s were Montex masks. This was […]

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Tamiya 1/48th F4F-4 Wildcat VF-22

by Frank Steffens on January 15, 2017 in Aviation -- 7 Comments

Tamiya’s 1/48th Scale F4F-4 Wildcat in the tri color scheme worn by VF-22 aboard the USS Independence, late 1942. Paint is Tamiya acrylics thinned with Mr. Color Leveling Thinner. Decals are from the kit and the only additions are some […]

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Tamiya 1/48th Fw190 D-9 Dora, Luftwaffe WWII ETO

by Chuck A. Villanueva on January 15, 2017 in Aviation -- 21 Comments

First completed model for the new year. Tamiya’s D-9 is an excellent kit. Straight forward build. Added just Eduard’s cockpit zoom set and Eagle Strike Decals for the scheme of RLM 82/83/76. Really like this late camo scheme the Germans […]

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USS Fletcher DD-445 1942 (1/350 Tamiya)

Destroyer DD-445 Fletcher from Tamiya, with generic etch Flyhawk US Navy WWII railings and inclined ladders, some part for Gold Medal Models( Stokes Litters, Watertight Doors), MK-1 Antennas and radar, Lion Roar vertical ladders, scratch with Plastruct improvements, binocular set […]

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IJN Yamato Dec 1944 (1/350 Tamiya old tool)

IJN Yamato 1/350 Tamiya Old Tool..this project lasted almost 9 months, it has more than 1900+ parts and many photoetch set 2 set IJN rails of the Flyhawk. 1 set IJN ladders of flyhawk. 1 set IJN radial davit and […]

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It’s the year of the Porsche – Tamiya 1/24 Porsche 935/78 Moby Dick Martini

by George Williams on January 5, 2017 in Automotive -- 29 Comments

Having recently watched, and enjoyed, Jeremy Clarkson’s test of the latest Porsche 911, I decided that in 2017 I would concentrate on models of Porsche cars, in 1/24 scale there are dozens on offer, both old and more recent examples, […]

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“Covering Fire!”

by Carl Christensen on January 2, 2017 in Diorama -- 14 Comments

This is a Tamiya M113 kit I built about 5 years ago. I added a Recoilless rifle off an old Dragon Mule kit and after market accessories from Black Dog and Verlinden. The figures are from Bravo 6 (resin), and […]