29 articles · 0.9K karma · 4 friends · active 1 week, 1 day ago

Hello all. My Name is Aaron Bouma. I am an Autistic Scratch model builder. I am a proud Autistic Military Historian. I serve as Military Specialist for Carleton County New Brunswick Canada. I Own Bouma Woodworks where I build military models, life size Rifles, model tanks, aircraft, warships, vehicles all from scratch looking at pictures. #MIND LIKE A 3D PRINTER https://ne-np.facebook.com/BOUMAWOODWORKS/shop/?referral_code=page_shop_tab&preview=1&ref=page_internal. Thats my Facebook Business Page. I HOPE ALLOWED TO POST.

Bombardier Iltis-Scratch Built

The Iltis jeep, officially known as the Volkswagen Type 183 Iltis, is a military vehicle built by Volkswagen for use by the German military and under license by Bombardier for the Canadian Forces and Belgian Army. This vehicle was [...]


This is my newest model. LEM lunar lander. Built from scratch. Wood. Mainly pine.

MkIV MALE 1917

This is the MkIV Male. The mark four had definitely significant improvements from the Mark one. Some of the main improvements were the improved armour and the re sitting of the fuel tank. A total of over 1200 mark four tanks were built [...]

Messerschmitt BF109E

This is the newest scratch built model completed. The BF109E. Mainly built from spruce. The BF109 what are the most monolithic fighter aircraft of the Second World War. Built by the Germans, the E model had well over 2000 built from 1939 [...]

CUCV Canadian 5/4 Ton Chev

This is my scratch built Chev Commercial Utility Cargo Vehicle. Built from scratch wood. 70% complete

Saint Chamond French WWI Tank 1918

Newest piece for the museum. SAINT CHAMOND was the second French tank to enter the First World War. 400 manufactured between April 1917 to 1918. More of a heavy armoured vehicle, it fitted the description of early tank development. Its [...]

Mobile Vacis 2002 International 4300

This is a US Border Patrol scan truck built to scan contents off of transport trucks from ship or on US-Canada, US-Mexico borders. Built from scratch. This is a non military contract which are more rare because 95% are military contracts.


This is one of my latest projects. This is actually the third LG-1 Canadian army Howitzer. As always all built from scratch just looking at pictures. Planning on finishing this one, within the next few days. I’m still a work in progress.

Medium Logistics Vehicle Wheeled MLVW

This is the Canadian Army’s now Retired. 6 wheel drive standard medium troop transport. Complete scratch built. They were built by Bombardier in the 1980s. They are based off of the Late American M35A3 truck. This model is built from the [...]

M109A1 155mm Self Propelled Howitzer

This is my newest model. The M109A1 SP gun. The M109 is America’s most prominent legacy self propelled gun since the 1960s, following the M110 203mm self propelled gun in 203mm. The M109 has been a standard SP Howitzer in many NATO [...]