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@dirtylittlefokker david leigh-smith

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Professional psychologist, father of four, musician, modeler, lecturer. Tired.

My modeling defaults are building dioramas and WWII aircraft. Enjoy WW2 history, reading, single malt scotch whisky (without the ‘e’), music, good food, bit of philosophy, and general history.

Galland’s flying circus

I have always thought of the 'Dora' as a wonderfully elegant aircraft which was great counterpoint to it's brutal parentage, the pugnacious and acutely aggressive 'Butcher Bird' (which has it's own terrible beauty). This is the 1/32 Hasegawa ki[...]

2017 build plan

So, taking a leaf from Greg's book - I have decided to commit to a model plan. I think it's an interesting idea to set out what you hope to do and see where you get to at the end of the year. It works generally in life so it should work in plast[...]

Farewell comfort zone…

Introduction. My first post here on iModeler and I've really enjoyed the relaxed and supportive attitude (and amazing skills) on show from the members. I've a real thing for 1/32 scale WW2 planes, and thought I'd share my latest attempt as I blo[...]