iModeler Aviation

Building, painting and finishing aircraft models of all scales.

Airfix 1/48 Spitfire MkIa

Here is my Airfix Spitfire MkIa. I built the model straight from the box, only adding Eduard coloured photo etched seat belts This is a really nice kit. Detail is good and fit is great. I mixed my own camouflage shades from Tamiya paints.

Hasegawa 1/48 KI-84 Frank

looks like we may have a bit of a lovely theme going on here...what timimg these look like a cross between a P-47 and a bearcat with a little FW thrown in for good measure

Hasegawa 1/48 Ki.84-Ia Hayate (Frank)

HISTORY: The Nakajima Type 4 Fighter, given the designation Ki.84 and the name Hayate (“Gale”) by the Imperial Japanese Army Air Force, was the most formidable Japanese Army Air Force fighter of the Second World War, possessing none of the shor[...]

1/32 Hasegawa P-40E WARHAWK “Stardust / Oklahoma Kid”

This is 1/32 Hasegawa P-40E Warhawk with the markings of “Stardust/Oklahoma Kid ET803” from 49FG 9FS flown by Andrew Reynolds in Darwin Australia during 1942. Years ago when I was a young man I saw the new 1/48 Promodeler P-40-E’s boxart and [...]

A-4E skyhawk 1/48 Hasegawa

Minha segunda postagem é com um avião que gosto bastante,pra mim um dos mais belos design de sua época, kit da Eduard,molde Hasegawa,a única coisa que não gostei desse kit é que não vêm armamento algum, só tanques de combustível, daí peguei empr[...]

F-14 Tomcat Naval Strike Air Warfare Center, Hasegawa 1/72

And finally a work in progress: F-14 Tomcat based at Fallon NAS, assigned to the Naval Strike Air Warfare Center, middle 90ies. As far as I know, 3 Tocat wear ths “Sukhoi” style cammo, slightly different one to the other. Starting model the o[...]

RAF No 41 Squadron Tornado, Revell 1/72

This is another build, OOB, made for the same collector order to me the RAF 41 Squadron Typhoon. It’s a Tornado Gr4. Starting kit Revell GR 1 1/72. Few modification has been scratch build to convert Gr.1 in Gr.4.: mainly second gondola under t[...]

RAF No 41 Squadron Typhoon. Hasegawa 1/72

Hallo everybody, After almost two year I’m back on Imodeler. Unfortunately I’ did not produce too much in this period. I would like to share with you this Typhoon. Starting kit Hasegawa, scale 1/72. Build OOB for a collector. Not really worthy [...]

F6F-5K drone USS Boxer,Korea 1952, Eduards 1/72 Hellcat

Probably the last time US Navy Hellcats were used in combat. Used as crude surface to surface missiles, launched from Boxer CV 21,against targets in 1952 during the Korean war, loaded with a large bomb. The F6F-5K's carried a TV camera pod under[...]

4th FG P-51D “Thunder Bird”

Hi folks, Hailing from Colorado, USA. Much enjoying the website and am glad to have a place to memorialize my infrequent builds. This is my first submission here, and I would be happy to receive constructive criticism. The markings are for Cap[...]