I’m currently 58 years old and have been an airplane nut since I can remember. I’ve built models almost my entire life and enjoy sharing my builds and techniques with others.
For the past several years I have been a contributor to Airfix Model World magazine with 5 articles published, the most recent being the Tarangus 1/48 Saab Lansen. I’m currently wrapping up number 6 which is the Academy 1/48 F-4B Phantom.
To be featured in an upcoming issue of AMW, here's a sneak peak at my latest completed project. More photos and details will be added once the article is in print.
If anyone were to ask what my favorite built model is, this is it. My aviation interests span all eras of flight but only in recent years have I dared tackle some WWI subjects.
Anyone with even a passing interest in WWI aircraft has no doubt [...]
This is the limited edition 1/48 Saab Lansen by Tarangus, a relatively new company specializing in Swedish subjects. I built this a couple years ago for Airfix Model World magazine, the article appearing in the December 2013 issue.
The subject of my avatar, this is the Jasmine Model 1/72 Horten Ho 229 'skeletal' model consisting of photo-etched stainless steel and a few cast metal parts. A beautifully engineered kit, it was an enjoyable project with the only grief being c[...]