iModeler Aviation

Building, painting and finishing aircraft models of all scales.

Tomcat continues

One thing I must say about Tamiya, really they know how to engineer a kit. The cockpit is a marvel of simplicity. Just enough detail where aftermarket is not really needed. I did tone down the decals for the screen displays, as really if the [...]

1/48 Hasegawa Ki-44-II Hei “Tojo”

Aircraft flown by Capt. Wakamatsu 85th Sentai Canton, China, summer 1944. Jaguar resin cockpit was the only aftermarket used. Additional detail to the engine in the form of wiring was done as well as brake lines. Reference for the color scheme[...]

Eduard 1/48 Tempest V Srs ii – Donald “Foob” Fairbanks, top-scoring Tempest pilot

When Sydney Camm first designed what became the Typhoon in the late 1930s, not that much was known about high speed flight and heavy weaponry, with the result that the Typhoon’s wing turned out to be too thick. The result was that Camm began wor[...]

Fokker Spin Type III – Scratchbuilt 1/45

Hello everyone This is my first fully scratch built model and my first airplane. The Spin (spider in dutch) caught my attention while browsing the web and I fell in love. Normally I build ships, but this I just HAD to build. Needless to say that[...]

Heavily Weathered KI-43-I Hayabusa

This 1/48 kit has been around for quite some time,and,after getting an old one,I knew it was time to build it and test some techniques...

Kfir C.7 AMK 1/48

Almost finished just AA rockets missing. One of the best models i ever have in hands. Salut to AMK. I need more of their Models ( waiting for F-14 😎😎 )

World War II Dive Bombers

For several years I had a goal of building 1/48 scale models of all the Navy dive-bombers that saw action in WWII. I'd been fascinated with dive-bombing ever since I read Walter Lord's book "Incredible Victory", and saw the movie "Midway" in th[...]

Royal Air Force Centenary Group Build – New Builds Presentation

At the turn of the 100th Year of the RAF it is time to post the presentation of our RAF100 new builds: subjects chosen and assembled specifically to commemorate the centenary of the RAF. As ‘admin’ for this community I’d like once again to[...]

Imodeler January random award

Many thanks to the Imodeler team for this beautiful Eduard Hellcat! This kit has been on my wish list for awhile many thanks.

F6F-3 Hellcat Eduard Weekend 1 /48

Hola a todos!!! Después de bastante tiempo sin publicar en i Modeler, por fin he terminado este modelo. Es un Hellcat que he montado al mismo tiempo que estoy dando un curso de pintura sobre este avión. No ha sido un modelo complicado de montar[...]