iModeler Aviation

Building, painting and finishing aircraft models of all scales.

AZ 1/72 Fieseler Fi 156C “Storch”

Hi There, This was just a nice kit and build, when you consider that it's the old Heller kit it's still very nice. Primed with Tamiya Flat White. Painted with Colourcoats FAA/RAF Yellow, Dark Earth, Dark Green, RLM 02, Tamiya Dark Iron, Rubber [...]

Mach 2 1/72nd scale DC-8-50 ‘Delta Airlines’

Afternoon all, Here is the Mach 2 1/72nd DC-8-50 that rolled off the production line this very afternoon. Released at the end of last year, I was really keen to get my hands on one of these kits as I love the DC-8 and this is the first injection[...]

Suomi Eagle…1/48 Messerschmitt Bf109G-6, Finnish Ilmavoimat

Built more than 6 years ago. Hasegawa G-14 kit with canopy from a G-6 kit, decals from Kagero and an Unimodel Bf109 kit. Kagero SMI Library Messerschmitt Bf109G/K as reference Aircraft of SSgt Hemmo Leino, 1/HLeLv 34, Kymi June 1944. The fledgi[...]

Classis Kit: Original Airfix 1/72 Defiant (1960)

When I looked at the kit I knew there was something wrong with the nose outline so I sat aside. Later at a show in a sale box there a resin nose by DB Productions for the Airfix Defiant for $1. I remembered my Airfix kit so I bought and put it[...]

Whirlwind!

I built this kit in 1996 and discovered photos I took in 2019. The kit in 1/48 scale was a combination of a resin aftermarket fuselage and wings combined with the detail parts of the Cooper kit. The plane represents an aircraft that operated i[...]

Me-109K-4 End of War Hobbycraft 1/48

Nice kit,fast building,no worries even being a bit outdated....hope you like....

P-400. The Guadalcanal Cobra.

Helo. This Eduard kit was build some time ago. Its the weekend edition. Build simply oob and painted with Gunze and Tamiya acrylic paints. The US national markings are painted on it as weathered. Best regards

Eduard 1/48 Fokker Dr 1.

Eduard 1/48 Fokker Dr1 flown by Rittmeister Manfred Freiherr von Richthofen. CO of JG 1 , Lechelle France, March 1918. This is not the one he was shot down in and there's much conjecture regarding the red shade. I have a pic from the Australia[...]

In the far North…1/48 Focke-Wulf Fw190A-8, 12./JG5

Built in 2016. Hasegawa kit with Kommandeur decals, the JG5 batch is from Kagero because it came closest to the original, the little 4s on the gear covers are from the sparesbox. Painted as usual back then with Gunze and Tamiya acrylics, the blu[...]

I/48th Monogram F-102A

This F-102A was built pretty much out of the box with the exceptions being an Eduard PE seat belt and after-market decals from Draw. A trouble free build but I was surprised at how big that finished model is. The gray paint was MM enamel The si[...]