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ICM 1/32 Fiat CR.42AS

The latest off the slab, an ICM 1/32 Fiat CR.42AS built pretty much oob with a few tweaks to cockpit and air filter. Painted with Tamiya XF's and weathered with pastels. A quick, easy build and one that I can thoroughly recommend!

Trumpeter 1/32 BAC Lightning F3

Modified Trumpy 1/32 Lightning, fuselage extended by 5mm (kit fuselage too short), undercarriage (height and stance)corrected, fuselage below canopy corrected and inflight refuelling probe added. Finished with Vallejo metallics and [...]

ICM 1/48 DB26 Invader (Drone Carrier)

A recently completed ICM 1/48 DB26 Invader built out of the box. I replaced the kits BQM-34A (Q-2C) Firebee with a KDA-1 (Q2A) as I'm given to understand that the aircraft never flew with a mixed 'load' (?) Finished with Tamiya XF's and [...]

Revell 1/32 Westland Lynx

Here is my recently completed Lynx. I used the BigEd pe set and the scalewarship rotor fold set with extensive scratch building. The model was finished with Tamiya XF's and weathered with pastels although in operational use the Lynx was [...]

Revell 1/72 Shackleton AEW

Here is my Shackleton built pretty much out of the box but I added screen wipers and detailed the cockpit. An unusual scale for me although it is still quite a large kit when finished. The model was finished with Tamiya XF's and, as I [...]

Trumpeter 1/32 Fairey Swordfish

The kit was painted with Tamiya XF's and weathered with pastels and enhanced with an Eduard pe set. I couldn't get the kits rigging to work and so I used stainless steel wire instead...

Italeri 1:35 PT Boat

Nearly finished with just a few smaller parts and decals to be fitted. A very straightforward and enjoyable build which I can heartily recommend!


Some fine machinery...1/24 Revell and 1/18 Tamiya (work in progress)

Trumpeter 1/32 F2a Lightning

As some of you may know, the 1/32 Trumpeter Lightning falls short on a lot of fronts. The kit however is a very straightforward build out of the box and it does resemble a Lightning should you choose to build it this way. I had previously [...]