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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 🙂

A small step for Mars rover one giant leap for model competition

A small step for Mars rover one giant leap for model competition :) Great news from friends and organizers of Mosonshow. : "We need to confess you something important 🧐 As mentioned earlier, we were looking for an optimal solution for last ye[...]

Updating the old Monogram B-58 (1:48): part 2. engine intakes in 3D

Just a short note for today - I finally finished the B-58 intakes, the printed parts are cleaned,primed, sanded adjusted and I sent back them to SBS Model for the first experimental moldings. I made a handmade replacement intakes set some years [...]

Miles M.2E Hawk “Speed Six” – 1:72 resin

Hi everyone! This is my Miles Speed Six made from Steelworks 1:72 resin kit. This is a classic handmade kit and among them a really good executed one! See the kit here: and here: The Speed Six was a single-seat racing variant of the Hawk Maj[...]

Updating the old Monogram B-58 (1:48): part 1. tail gun in 3D

Hi everyone! The Hustler is one of my favourite airplane. Beautiful, menacing and a real symbol of the meaninless of the cold war. The Monogram kit is really old but still the best B-58 and I don't think that someone come out a new one in this s[...]

Caudron C.561 – 1:72 resin kit by SBS Model

Caudron C-461 and C-561 were built as French participants for the Coupe Deutsch de la Meurthe 1936. The two aircraft C-461 derived on the C-460 using the same engine Renault 456, while the single C-561 followed the type C-560 installing the engi[...]

Telford part 3. – or some random pictures I took in Telford at the 2019 Scale Model World event

...and the final part. That's all folks!

Telford part 2. – or some random pictures I took in Telford at the 2019 Scale Model World event

Well, mostly aeroplanes... as I usually see a show :)

Some random pictures I took in Telford at the 2019 Scale Model World event

Hi Everyone! I was fortunate enough to visit the 2019 Scale Model World in Telford. I took some pictures about the exhibition and the sellers area until my camera and phone became full. Sorry I'm too lazy to organise them properly but I hope you[...]

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[...]