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Tommy McGuire’s last “Pudgy”

by Tom Cleaver on October 20, 2017 in Aviation -- 11 Comments

The Trumpeter P-38L done OOB with seatbelts, and Eagle Cals decals. (Last of thre P-38s for now, though there are two 1/48 kits in the stash) On Jan. 7, 1945, Tommy McGuire led a flight of four planes on an […]

Tom McGuire’s P-38H

by Tom Cleaver on October 19, 2017 in Aviation -- 9 Comments

Trumpeter P-38 with Jerry Rutman’s early P-38 conversion set. Had a friend up-size 1/48 personal markings to 1/32 for this. Hard to believe I did this 13 years ago, but there you go… Thomas Buchanan “Tommy” McGuire, Jr., was born […]

KW-2 “Winter Colossus” / Trumpeter 1:35 /

by Bartek Karpiński on October 12, 2017 in Armor -- 13 Comments

I would like to present on iModeler a next model from my output. It’s a built few years ago soviet heavy tank KW-2 from WWII times in scale 1:35. KW-2 was a quite unwieldy colossus, despite this, some of captured […]

1/48 Sukhoi Su-11

by John Healy on September 29, 2017 in Aviation -- 26 Comments

This is the recent Trumpeter kit. This project was just plain fun! I never thought we’d see a mainstream Fishpot, let alone three. Trumpeter has kitted the -9, -9UM, and the -11 that you see here. I was fascinated by […]

Iljushin Il-76TD „Candid“ – Trumpeter 1/144

by Björn Leichsenring on August 29, 2017 in Aviation -- 15 Comments

I saw many nice built Candids und Midas on this site, so I would also like to show my version. It´s a cargoairline from Azerbaijan names Silkway Airline. Decals are from TwoSixDecals and correctionset for engines and tailcone from Brazmodels.

Eduard Spitfire and Trumpeter Defiant

by Alan Price on August 20, 2017 in Aviation -- 17 Comments

Here is a double post for you all today. First the Eduard Spitfire VIII, this is simply a superb kit, an utter joy to build and one of my favourite kits so far this year. The same cant be said […]

1/700 BB-35 USS Colorado 1944 (Trumpeter)

by Won-hui Lee on July 31, 2017 in Ships -- 8 Comments

1/700 BB-45 USS Colorado 1944 She departed on 5 May passing Pearl Harbor and Kwajalein to the pre-invasion shelling at Saipan, Guam, and Tinian after 14 June. During the shelling of Tinian on 24 July she was damaged, 43 men […]

Progress USS Indianapolis 1945 – trumpeter 1/350 (part III)

Yes…. I’m still working on them….. Plastruct Improvements styrene sheet, Rod,strip…, Generic PE raillings from Flyhawk, Gold Medal models vertical and inclined ladders;, cable reels, TDY-1 ECM antenna, Stokes Litters, Watertight Doors, metal chains, PE trumpeter set, Barrels 203mm and […]

Progress USS Indianapolis 1945 – trumpeter 1/350 (part II)

I’m still working on them….. Plastruct Improvements styrene sheet, Rod,strip…, Generic PE raillings from Flyhawk, Gold Medal models Ladders, metal chains, PE trumpeter set, antennas from Gold Medals Models, Barrels 203mm and 127mm from Master Models, Flyhawk 40MM Quad Bofors […]

1/35 Russian 2K12 Kub SA-6 “Gainful”

by Kitti Tatsumaki on June 29, 2017 in Armor -- 11 Comments

Trumpeter 1/35th scale SAM-6 A.A.Missiles, it’s actually Russian made 2K12 “Kub” SA-6 vehicle-launch SAM. Accidentally learned about a camouflage pattern which I never knew – the Камуфлированный Летный Маскировочный Комбинезон or KLMK. It was developed in the 1960s by the […]