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I have been married since 2002 and have two wonderful children. i work as a 3d animator and I used to be a UH-60 Crew Chief from 1993 - 1999.

My latest entry into the Good From Afar but Far...

My latest entry into the Good From Afar but Far From Good Collection: Monogram's AV-8B Harrier II, 1/48 scale. Scratch built enhancements include the nose and main landing gear doors, auxiliary inlet door interiors, and lead wiring on the [...]

Aeroplast Mi-2 Hoplite, 1/48 scale

Hello iModeler! I realized I hadn't posted pics of this build, even though I finished it late last year. This is Aeroplast's Mi-2 Hoplite helicopter. I had fun building this kit, although some of the parts were a bit too delicate for my [...]

Kitty Hawk MH-6J Star 41, OPERATION GOTHIC SERPENT, 3OCT1993, 1/35 scale

I finished this one a few weeks ago. It didnt turn out quite as well as I had hoped, but they never do. I used the Werner's Wings correction set for the interior as well as Werner's Wings decals. I made an attempt at having the engine [...]

Kitty Hawk UH-1Y Venom, 1/48 scale

BEHOLD! The latest addition to my growing collection of Good From Afar but Far From Good models! Kitty Hawk UH-1Y Venom in 1/48 scale. External fuel tank by Werner's Wings. Decals by Flying Leathernecks. Batwing antenna above the cockpit, [...]

Bandai Zentraedi Battle Pod (Regult) 1/72 scale

Hello again, I present you with my Zentraedi Battle Pod from my all time favourite childhood anime, Robotech. This was another study in the use of chipping medium and weathering. The build was OOB, and the base is scrap wood from my [...]

Bandai AT-ST, 1/48 scale

Howdy all! I havent had something to post in a while but here is one of my latest completions. I wanted to practice my groundwork and level up my chipping skills so I put those into play with this build. I also broke the concussion [...]

Tamiya A-1H Skyraider, 1/48 scale

Hello iModeler! Here is my Tamiya Skyraider for your review. OOB aside from ordnance - Mk. 82 bombs from AMK, 4-shot Zuni rocket pods from ICM and the Zuni rocket warheads are 3d modeled and printed by me because I just did not want to [...]

Eduard 1/48 A-4E Skyhawk "Vietnam Scooters"

Hello iModeler! Here is my first completed build of the 2022. Eduard A-4E Skyhawk. I had a lot of fun building this kit, despite a lot of self inflicted headaches with painting and finishing. Upon reviewing the photos I noticed a few [...]

MH-60A Black Hawk Super 62, Battle of Mogadishu, 3OCT1993

Hello iModeler! Here is my completed build of Kitty Hawk's MH-60L Black Hawk, back dated to a MH-60A. Modifications include Werner's Wings correction and back date sets, Werner's Wings decals, and extra bits and pieces to represent [...]

Kitty Hawk UH-1H Huey

Hello iModeler! This is my Kitty Hawk Huey kit finished as a Vietnam War era aircraft using Werner's Wings decals. Typical Kitty hawk kit with typical Kitty Hawk issues, but it is still the BEST Huey kit in this scale by far, and I would [...]