iModeler Aviation

Building, painting and finishing aircraft models of all scales.

48th Scale War Weary Tigercat

Yes it did look that bad and I have the photo I used for reference. I started out looking for a different way to do a black scheme and found this shot in Squadron's book on the Tigercat. I added a resin nose, drilling it out to accept buckshot i[...]

Revell 1/32nd F-4 Phantom

Yes...a Revell kit - salvaged from the "Shelf of Doom". As with the vast majority of my builds, this aircraft represents no particular rendition of an actual type flown, nor does the 'load-out' necessarily reflect any "accuracy". I simply const[...]

Tamiya 1:48 A-1H Skyraider.

This is my A-1 Skyraider. Really it is a nice kit to build, it is out of the box except for the guns, made of hypodermic needles. Painted with Gunze acrylics and weathered with oils. Hope you like it! Best regards. Emeterio.

The “Wairarapa Wildcat”

1/48 Hasegawa P40 Kittyhawk Mk III built OOB with kit decals representing Geoff Fisken's famous mount. Images done with a Canon Powershot SD600 Digital camera. The Olive Drab is a home mix of green and brown with red and yellow added and a fine,[...]

Hasegawa 1/48 Japanese Zero a6M2

Out of the box. Did the canopy with decal strips that I had sprayed to match the rest of the plane. Painted with Floquil Concrete for the IJN grey-green.

Digital Artwork… A6M2

Done several years ago on Corel Draw

F-4J Phantom Build

Straight from the Box...

Monogram 1/72 F4B4

Scratchbuilt interior, decals from starfighter.

Airfix 1/48 B-57 Intruder

Yet another example of my NMF efforts. When first I discovered the simplicity of using the method I've described, I wanted to keep it going (where feasible), before I lost my touch. There were 2 or 3 different radomes included as options with [...]

Tamiya 48 scale F-16CJ

Tamiya kit with Two Bobs decals and kit weapons with afterburner decals for the weapons and pods.