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I’m rediscovering the magic of model making, something that has not been a part of my life for nearly three decades!

I can remember the unbridled joy it used to give me as a young lad when, with pocket money in hand, I’d soon find myself of a Saturday morning eagerly scanning the rows and rows of boxes in my local model shop trying to decide which kit to take home with me for that week’s enjoyment. Now I want to recapture that excitement and the pride of a kit well made.

Au revoir comfort zone!

Ushering in a new age. For a bit.

Maia XV updatus maximus

Lots of words, not much else.

Airfix 1/72 Curtiss Hawk 81-A-2 (P-40 to you and me!)

Built for our club's combined competition group build night thingy. We're contemplating making it a 1/48 Hawk for a similar (more…)

Keeping things even – Azure’s 1/32 Caudron C.714

A little reality, keeps the complacency cobwebs away.

Tamiya 1/32 F4U-1A Corsair finished!

As I mention in the vid, the pics are not quite the quality I would have preferred, but I wanted (more…)

HobbyBoss 1/48 Blohm & Voss Bv-141

The big guy finally crosses the finish line!

An update on the big Corsair and the less big Blohm & Voss!

Plus some other stuff and yes, I know, it's a Yak-23, not 28.

Eduard’s Royal Class 1/48 Hellcat F6F

No, not that one - the other one! Was actually built (quite quickly - for me anyway) for our club competition (more…)

Sprue-tour! Tamiya 1/32 Corsair F4U-1A

It's a beast sure enough - both the kit and the length of this video!

Airfix 1/72 Blohm & Voss Bv-141

The smaller of the two 141s is first over the line.