iModeler Photo Collections

New and historic photograph collections

Retired project

Retired nearly 2 years ago and thought I would return to something I hadn’t done for over 55years! Glad to see Airfix models are still around so I bought a few to begin. A few mistake have been made, eyesight not what it once was and [...]

Buenos Aires: Museo Nacional de Aeronáutica

My wife and I enjoyed three delightful weeks in Argentina, December 2023. While in Buenos Aires, I made a point of visiting the Museo Nacional de Aeronáutica, dedicated to the history of the Argentine Air Force aka: Fuerza Aérea [...]

2023 POSTINGS

Happy 2024 to all and much productive bench time. As Always...KEEP IT FUN! 2023 Output. Model Shipway's 18th Century Long Boat HALBERD MODELS 1/48 LIMITED EDITION RESIN PIPER ENFORCER / EDUARD 1/48 F-6D/K No.82103 Tamiya 1/48U.S. M20 [...]

My 34 builds in 2023!

Holy cow what a year for model builds! I hit a grand total of 34 models for customers this year! The two biggest challenges were the six 1/32 scale Harriers and the 1/48 scale B-29 in actual aluminum panels. What does 2024 have in store [...]

David’s Scale Models 2023 – The Year in Review!

The year is coming to a close in just a couple of days. This year I completed ten builds. Seven of these were commission builds. Below are the synopsis of each build along with a link to the build log. (link) At the start of the year I [...]

2023-The Recap

I think it has become somewhat of a tradition to post our models from the past year. It is fun to go back and look at the models I have produced, several of which I had completely forgotten. I still hope to finish my 3 plane Hudson [...]

National Military Museum visit at Soesterberg, Netherlands

On December 9th I payed a visit to the National Military Museum at Soesterberg in the Netherlands, this museum is located on the former airbase which was founded in 1913, due to money cuts the airfield was closed in 2008. Besides being [...]

1937 DC-3 Flagship Detroit

The 1937 DC-3 Flagship Detroit is undergoing maintenance at my place of employment so it will be ready for the summer season of airshows and touring the country . It is owned & operated by the Flagship Detroit Foundation. Most of the [...]

Spitfire LF Mk IXc MJ755 Walkaround

MJ755 was built at the Castle Bromwich factory and first delivered to 43 Squadron RAF in August 1944, which was operating over Southern France. In 1947 it was transferred to the Royal Hellenic Air Force, as part of a batch of 120 [...]

National Museum of WW II Aviation

Visiting my son at Fort Carson for a few days and got a chance to visit the WW II aviation museum. What a great museum. Saw the ongoing restorations as well. If you're ever in Colorado Springs, make sure to check it out. Photos from the [...]