Naval modeling - ships, boats and submarines.
I365 was a D Class IJN transport sub with no torpedo tubes. Colourcoats IJN Anti Fouling and Yokasuka Grey were used with a base coat of Mr. Finisher 1500. Artwox wood deck was used with Veteran 25mm and some conning tower detail. The re[...]
Goodday to all , First and foremost have a blessed holiday season and Happy new year 2019 !! This was my build of the aircraft carrier back in early 2017. The Overall model kit: Since the Gerald Ford class carriers are still not manufacture[...]
This is my second ship model ever and quite some time has passed since finishing the first one. The story was such that a friend and a fellow modeller Mitja told me, I have to build this model as it is named the same as my daughter. At first I t[...]
I built this about 4 years ago for the Captain of the said ship. He said he wanted it bigger than the Type 22 I made him previously. I built it from photos he had given me (about 100). The model is made from pine and ply. He invited me on board [...]
Great little 1/350 kit from Hobby Boss. This is second Soviet era submarine of a growing fleet of Russian subs I'm building. Watch this space for more to come.
One of my older models this time. This is the Tamiyas new tool Yamato with the Pontos advanced set. Some minor modifications and scrachbuild details. I tried to depict her as she was on the morning of her last day in April 7th 1945. I used Gun[...]
Project Completed: Dragon 1/350 USS Gearing DD-710 1945 Version. Fresh off the workbench. This was a challenging kit yet an excellent model. Overall fit is excellent in many ways with no unique build challenges except from the photo-etch. This b[...]
Hi guys, I'm still working on this project, I'm in the painting stage and details on the deck, I just finished paste the island on the flight deck. I was also with work the air group, which will be composed of 12 different aircraft. Greetings[...]
Good day to all , This is an old built I did back in 2016 which depicts the IJN Yoizuki circa 1945 from Aoshima model manufacturer brand. The diorama depicts the Imperial Navy destroyer being strafe by US Naval planes as a scene to make the dio[...]
I'd like to share with you, some thing that I forgot about, a wooden model of a submarine that my Dad made for me in the before time[around 1965] I think he got the idea from a cover of the book 'Up Periscope!' Some thing I just could not part[...]