iModeler Aviation

Building, painting and finishing aircraft models of all scales.

A-7E VF-105 , CVW 3, USS Saratoga 1976, 1/72 Italeri.

The A-7 Corsair II,sometimes known as the SLUF ,a double threat on the flight deck, with that gapping waist high intake, to the low hung engine exhaust. made hazardous to walk around. Seeing this on the shelf of Willis hobby's, I couldn't resist[...]

Mitsubishi A6M2 Zero Nightfighter

The final years of war were troublesome to the Japanese industry. The initial production of the famous Zero were up to the highest standards,to the point pilots rather be flying one of the old fighters due to its superior operational readiness [...]

1/72 Bristol Beaufighter TF.10.

This is the still new Airfix kit. The kit itself is superb, featuring solid engineering and great fit. I finished it straight from the box, including kit decals for 45 Squadron in Malaya during 1949. I did make seatbelts from painted Tamiya tape[...]

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[...]

1/48 Special Hobby Breda 65 A80

Aircraft from Aviazione Legionaria 1937, Spanish Civil War. If you have no experience with limited run kits don't try this one as your first attempt. Extra detail was added to engine and cockpit with kit guns replaced by Master barrels. I vacuf[...]

WIP Tamiya 1/48 scale V-1

Just plugging away need to flatten it out for finish

Tamiya 1/48 F4U-2 Marine night fighter Saipan

F4U-2 Corsair BuNo.02624 No.212 'Midnite Cocktail' flown by Capt Howard W Bollman, VMF(N)-532, Kagman Field, Saipan, 14 April 1944...two kills these had the bullet proof glass removed for night visibility should not have had the blown canopy [...]

Update No.2: C-47 Skytrain

Hello Imodeler! It's been a while. A few months ago you may remember me posting an article called "What is this?" You guys, with your expert knowledge of plane identification, guessed correctly. I am building a C-47! This update is of the tail s[...]

Nakajima KI-43-I Hayabusa “Oscar” 64th Sentai

Hasegawa 1/48 kit,with one of the non-standard camouflages in the SEA....some older brothers joined in...

Supermarine Spitfire MK I 56th Squadron,Battle of Britain

Tamiya 1/48 kit,with Sky Blue undersides....