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@ross4 Ross Paton

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Dad was on Spitfires. Back modelling having got hooked after building 32 scale models of the planes he flew. Don’t know where to put them all!

Revell 1/32 Mosquito

Interested to see what could be done with this kit without spending a fortune. Actually very impressed! PRU model with the fuselage camera in the wrong place (sorry)! Eduard wheels (for Tamiya) were the only extras. When you open the box you can[...]

Things I hate about modelling

1. Decals-especially stencils. Long black walk/don't walk lines which break into a million pieces. Roundels which fall apart if you look at them funny. 2. The floor where I spend 1/3 of my precious hobby time crawling about cursing because I've [...]

Magnets!

This little trick I've tried before but it suits this HK Mdels 1/48 B17 perfectly. Basically, we all get fed up with not being able to see the interior detail when we're finished. Couple of magnets stuck as shown and the top comes off and on ver[...]