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@jagewa Jim Watts

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A plastic kit assembler from New Zealand.

Two Italian Indians..

Ok ok, maybe not, how about a couple of 1/72 Italeri AH-64D Longbows... with a touch of modelling applied. Just finished these two, and they were jolly good fun. The camo one is my effort to model an Israeli Saraf, and the grey one, is my tak[...]

Lindberg 1/200 Snap Fit Space Shuttle..

Yes another Lindberg, a kit that took a bit of work, as it's got the boosters moulded to the external tank, but a bit of sawing, filling, refining and scratch-building and she came close enough for me. I know the digital image is wrong the Shut[...]

Airfix 1/72 Bird Dog

The Airfix Bird dog in the scheme of a NZ owned aircraft ZK-NAM. I replaced the ill fitting cokpit roof clear parts, and removed the horrible ejector pin marks on the tail and wings, but left everything pretty much as in the box. Used frisk f[...]

Lindberg 1/72 Me-410

Yes the old Lindberg Me-410, I do like Lindberg kits, rivet coated, thick canopies, one piece tailplanes, funny shapes here and there, but they are fun to put together.. I didn't do much to this one, just polished up that two part canopy, why t[...]

PM 1/72 TA-154 Moskito

Hi All, Here is my PM Models TA-154, a kit that I really enjoyed building, probably as I was prepeared for being a bit of work. It definitley needs lots of test fitting, sand paper, plastic card and the occaisional filler. I bulked up the engi[...]