Let me introduce myself !
I fell into the model making world when I was 12 years old thanks to the Matchbox models sold at the local press house. But it is especially a magazine in France called "Le Fanatique de l'Aviation" which made me dive in! Every month I was looking forward to the models section... What good memories !
It pushed me to improve my achievements.
Passionate about models, yes but with a slow production, very slow! My favorite period is the Second World War (planes and tanks) but the inter-war period and the jets are also my favorites!
Thanks for your welcome !
Hello and happy new year!
It's not a novelty since the He 162 Tamiya model appeared 13 years ago but I had a lot of fun to build it.
Some modifications and additions :
guns replaced by micro-tubes
Aires ejector seat
collimator and [...]
Here is the amazing Matchbox diorama from 1983!
Tanks are built straight from the box for the most part.
Paints are all Humbrol enamels and the decals came from the old kit.
For my first post, I propose you the old but nice model of the P-39 from Monogram. The cockpit layout is mostly handmade. I also used Eduard photoetch for the landing gear. The decoration comes from an Aeromaster decal sheet that I [...]