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@remete Gábor Szabó

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An airplane modeller from Hungary over 40, father of a beautiful little girl. I make models for about 25 years now – I’m fond of esoteric kits, neglected types and the “Golden Age”. I love altering kits and scrachbuilding too. I’m recently in 3D modeling – just started but enjoy it too 🙂

Apollo Command Module – Heller 1:100

Hi All! This is an Apollo CM I made from the ancient Heller 1:100 kit if I remember correct five years ago. I made this one as a gift for my girlfriend who is interested in the space age (I bought her the then come out book "Hystory of Space Fl[...]

Still hard to believe

We were in Brno this weekend with some good friends to visit the annual model exhibition and contest there (one of Europe's largest plastic modelers meeting and competition exhibition): Quite unexpected but I won the Best of Show of ModellBrno[...]

Gee Bee Model “Z” Super Sportster – 1:32, Williams Bros with lots of scratch

Hi All! This is my finally finished Gee Bee "Z" from the venerable Williams Bros kit (not bad just a bit old) with lot of modifications and - hopefully - upgrade. I started this kit years ago but I had some issues with - as I think - too old pai[...]

Caudron C.450 racer 1:72 – new kit from SBS – review

I picked up this beautiful little kit on the recent Mosonshow from the SBS stand. It's really a "hot" product as they just finished preparations and announced the kit for the event. My example is from the first batch! Developed from the Caudro[...]

The Portuguese “rebel” – Miles M.2 at the Spanish Civil War

This is the third (and maybe the final) incarnation of my Miles M.2. This time as appeared at Spanish Civil War as José Adriano Pequito Rebelo's aircraft. Rebelo was a Portuguese writer, politician and aviator and a quite restless figure as he v[...]

“Mersu” – Finnish Bf-109G-2 1:72, from the very old Hasegawa

Hi All! Here's my save of my very old Hasegawa BF-109. This kit is around for more than 30 (maybe 35???) years. I found it in my stash and as happened I wanted a quick and easy build. I had some very old aftermarked decals too so I thought it wa[...]

PZL P.1/I. and P.1/II. fighter prototypes – SBS 1:72 resin kit double build.

Hi All! I reviewed this kit earlier so it's time for the second step: build it. SBS owner Csaba Bordacs kindly asked me to build one for him and I decided to make a double build as I'd like to have one too for myself. To make things a bit more i[...]

Review – SBS 1:72 PZL P.1 prototype fighter kit

Hi All! This is a quick review on SBS new/old PZL P.1 prototype fighter kit. Old because they took over the Arma Hobby’s masters and new because they reworked it slightly. The PZL P.1 was a Polish fighter manufactured by the PZL state-owned fac[...]

X-15 for Christmas (with many recycled components)

Hi All! At the end of the year I again built a christmas model; I fortunate enough that the people around me not just tolerate my passion but it seems they actually like my little stuffs - so I occasionly build models as gifts for them. This ide[...]

Kit review – looking deep into the box – SBS’ new 1:72 Fiat G.50 first look

Since when first time I saw prototype parts of SBS new Fiat G.50 I’ve known I want one. The Fiat G.50 is not a particularly aesthetic aeroplane nor the best the Italian could drop into the battles of WW2. Despite these facts there are several ki[...]