iModeler Aviation

Building, painting and finishing scale aircraft models.


Hi my Friends. I show you a simple Hobby 2000 (Hasegawa) kit. Good fit and decals. I hope you like it. Best regards.

Tamiya N1K1 Kyofu / 'Rex', 'Japan's Purpose-Built Floatplane Fighter'

I've built a lot of clean models this year, and what better excuse to make a beaten up bird than a Japanese subject? I ordered this while waiting for some supplies for other projects to arrive and have had fun beating up this big 1/48 [...]

1/32 Special Hobby Hawker Tempest Mk.II

This is 1/32 Special Hobby Hawker Tempest Mk.II with the markings of EG-X /PR733 flown by R.E.Mooney Co of No 16 Sqn RAF in Fassberg West Germany. This Tempest built OOB except for CMK seat and Eduard instrument panel. Paints are Gunze [...]

Video: P-39Q Airacobra - Pavel Chuvelyov - Arma Hobby 1/72Aircraft Model

Revell 1/48 SR-71 Blackbird

The Revell Blackbird is up on its stand. I made an effort to finish the model with a 'well worn' but not abused look. I used several reference photos of Blackbirds to help me. Everything except the decals and the pilots are out of box [...]

1/48 Miles M.14 Magister

First, some background on the 1:1 Magister: The Miles Magister (nicknamed "Maggie") was designed to meet an Air Ministry requirement for a primary trainer. There are several firsts associated with the Magister: It was the first [...]

1/48 Hawker Sea Fury

Two models of 3 makes. The one is Trumpeter and Hobbycraft kit bashed. The second is the more recent Airfix kit. The Airfix kit is superior to the other kits. However, the wing fold mechanism is basic In all, both kits look cool when [...]

A-10B N/AW, Night/Adverse Weather, Hasegawa, Falcon Conversion, 1/72

Intended on improving the capabilities of the A-10A. One Warthog was converted with dual controls and updated systems which ended up on the fast movers of the day when it was decided not to go with the dual A-10. I used Falcons' triple [...]

Hasegawa 1/72 P-40N Warhawk

I saw a beautiful 1/32 Burma theater Warhawk done by Will Pattinson on YouTube ((link)), and love the way he "double chipped" the wing root area with the hairspray technique for both the metal and primer, and wanted to try that [...]

Revell 1/48 B-24D

The Liberator originated from a United States Army Air Corps (USAAC) request in 1938 for Consolidated to produce the B-17 under license, where Consolidated decided instead to submit a more advanced design of its own. The resulting Model 32 [...]