iModeler Ships

Naval modeling - ships, boats and submarines.

New Project: 1/350 Tamiya I-400 JPN Submarine

After a member reviewed my recent posting of my Revell 1/144 German U-Boat model he asked if I could apply same modeling techniques to build the Tamiya 1/350 I-400 Submarine for him. Of coarse always wanting to accept a build request I replied [...]

1/350 DKM U-505 was Captured

Nothing was done in four weeks. It's too hot to work. I made a small diorama that I could easily make for practice before starting my next project. I was impressed by the picture of the captured u-505. I made it into a small diorama now, but I[...]

New project: JMSDF Ise DDH-182 (1/350 Fujimi)

That's right, I'm moving forward with a new project, the helicopter carrier Ise, many parts will be changed and others will be added, for this I will occupy the set from Tetra models in railings and safety nets, stairs and handrails from flyhawk[...]

USS Indianapolis CA-35 Heavy Cruiser 1945 (1/350 Trumpeter)

Finally, after more than 1 year, and 340 hours of work finished the Indianapolis, a model with many errors, to which many improvements were added...Plastruct Improvements styrene sheet, Rod,strip…, Generic PE raillings from Flyhawk, Gold Medal m[...]

Brig Niagara

Hey All, I'd like to present my Model Shipways, Brig Niagara I completed about 10 years ago. The model is a completely wood, (and metal fittings) plank on frame design, that took me approximately 3years to complete. A number of years back I de[...]

“Spring in Fjord” with MS Midnatsol, 1:1200 Revell

Hello colleagues, It's been a long time since I've post my last article. I was checking every new article on here every morning but had no time for share my new model. so now I have several models to show you. MS Midnatsol in 1:1200 scale. 11cm[...]

The Battle of Malaya 10. December. 1941

HMS Prince of wales 1/700 Scale Manufacturer : Fly Hawk I made Diorama the last of Royal Navy battleship the Prince of Wales that sank in the Battle of Malaya. The torpedo struck Prince of Wales on the port side aft, abaft "Y" Turret, wreckin[...]

IJN Heavey Cruiser Atago : Operation Shoho

Atago was the flag of Admiral Kurita. He headed to the Leyte Sea of the Philippines with a huge fleet to stop MacArthur's troops from landing in the Philippines. At 6:32 a.m. on October 23, 1944, the USS Darter fired six torpedoes at Atago, four[...]

Fujimi 1/700 IJN Maya

Hi! I recently finished my smallest but also most difficult build yet. Fujimi´s kit is great but I really underestimated the time such a tiny model would consume. I added Fujimis PE parts and I´m quite happy with the result! The Bismarck you see[...]

Duguay Trouin (D611) – Heller 1/400

Greetings fellow modelers! Some time ago I posted the Duquesne 1/400 from Heller ( and I've already explained the problems that it gave to me, but with this one (which is for the same customer as the Duquesne) it was a total different story. O[...]