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39 - 1/72 Heller Alouette IIIIn a Rhodesian K-Car scheme

My dad was part of the Rhodesian bush war and loved the Alo III. the K-car was a gunship conversion fitted with a 20mm MG151 cannon. Inside was the pilot and gunner in the armoured seats and the Fire force commander who sat on a home made [...]

38 - Italeri 1/35 ABM 41/42

Well when I saw this awesome desert vehicle with that daunting camoflage I just had to attempt it - My 1st 1/35 scale vehicle and man was I impressed with Italeri. What a great kit. Started with assembly on the drive train and the body [...]

37 - 1/63 AMT X-Wing Fighter

Ah sci fi - I love it - the ability to go wild and it doesn't matter what you do. I opened this box up - a special edition one to find aweful gold plated sprues, that was definitely not going to cut it. So into a bleach bath it went - [...]

36 - Sunny 1/24 Suzuki GT750

So after 2 big airplane builds I decided to do something small, quick and fun, small and fun it was but definitely not quick haha, in my usual fashion I had to make all the imperfections disappear and on this kit there were lots and at a [...]

35 - 1/48 Italeri EA-6B Prowler

Wow what an amazing Kit. I absolutely loved this and the camo desert scheme. The kit went together great - the only part that needed a bit of work was the underbelly. Stated like most kits with the Cockpit and if you have the chance to get [...]

34 - 1/48 Italeri Tornado IDS

This was a special build of one of my favourite plane's, bought for me by a friend as a surprise. The scheme I decided on was of course the Italian one - and its a plane with a story, the only Italian aircraft that was shot down it the [...]

33 - 1/24 ESCI Ferrari SWB Rally

Roooooar - what a stunning classic this on is and man with rally decals - holy moly what a gorgeous car, I loved this build. So when I had the opportunity for this beast I jumped at it - Painted and added a bit of extras to the engine, but [...]

32 - 1/72 Italeri Autoblinda AB.43

What a really nice kit. Really enjoyed this little one. A very interesting and cool looking subject. The AB.43 was used by the state police in Italy, and before they had sirens and police lights they needed to Stand out and have a visible [...]

31 - 1/9 Italeri Norton Manx 500cc

What a beautiful bike and an amazing kit. I absolutely loved this, one of my favourite models so far, I would definitely recommend it to anyone. I lost the exhaust pipe so had to make one from some sprue, carefully heating it up and [...]

30 - Airfix 1/6Skeleton "What I'll look like when my model stash is finally completed." @gwskat

It's Mr Bones, an ancient Airfix kit from 1965. Was fun to do. My wife is a high school biology teacher and so he now hangs happily in her classroom.