MiG-29, despite being one of the most popular modern fighters, was poorly served by the scale modelling industry. Italeri’s kit, which until just recently was deemed the most accurate of the currently available kits (though it had its fair share […]
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This is the companion piece to the recently posted “Last Orders” diorama. Again, it’s a Russian, winter-themed setting. The bridge figures are 1/35 resin offerings from Alpine and Stalingrad Miniatures. The German personnel are from styrene sets from Zvezda and […]
Hey everyone, I got word from a fellow in Russia that Zvezda will be releasing there new 787-900 series.
Right, you say, there were never anything like that…i think. Well, anyway, here they are. In the 30´s the Italian Fiat company desperately needed a new product. All in-house designs were deemed too…Italian, and thus Fiat ventured to other countries […]
Known to its crews as the “Peshka” (pawn), the Petlyakov Pe 2 was considered one of the best ground attack aircraft of the war and it was extremely successful in the roles of heavy fighter, reconnaissance and night fighter. It […]
I believe I won this kit in a raffle as I haven’t tried to do many military vehicles, and this was one of my first attempts.. The M-3 was the product of the Wright Motor Car Company in Cleveland, Ohio, […]
In Telford, Zvezda had been showing their just-released 1/48 scale Petlyakov Pe-2 bomber. It’s a long-overlooked subject, and the kit is certainly looking good on the sprues!
This is my conversion of Zvezda’s 109F-2 to F-4 easy assemble kit (snap fit). I’ve replaced propeller blades, modified air radiator intake (made it smaller), added additional armor glass windshield and made some other minor changes. Full WIP story here […]
1/48 Zvezda Yak-3 of Guards Major M.K. Tokarenko,153rd Guards Fighter Regiment, 12nd Guards Fighter Division, 1943-1946.
In 1941, to integrate the cumbersome Shvetsov ASh-82 (M-82) engine into the frame of the LaGG-3 to build LA-5 was not a small matter and it costs the life to some Russian test pilots. The new machine required many improvements […]