"Fun and Games" is an episode of the original The Outer Limits television show. It first aired on 30 March 1964, during the first season.
"There is nothing wrong with your television set. Do not attempt to adjust the picture. We are controll[...]
My most recent addition to the Nose Art Group build is Tamiya's really nice but old P-51D, "Passion Wagon". This A/C was flown by Lt Arvil Roberson assigned to the 362nd Fighter Squadron, 357th Fighter Group. They were the first 8th Air Force un[...]
The S.M.1 was developed from 1915 by aircraft designer René Moineau for the Salmson-Moineau company, to meet the French military A3 specification, which called for a three-seat long range reconnaissance aircraft with strong defensi[...]
I am sure it’s no secret that there is a great deal of overlap in the tools and techniques used by various hobbies. For instance, scenery and weathering techniques and tools designed for model railroading work equally well for our models. Wit[...]
Spent the morning enjoying the annual Portuguese AF day at AF Base 1 near my house and home of the Airforce Museum.
Only show the outdoor pictures, where you can see some of the museum inventory that is kept outdoors (the Neptune sure needs some[...]
This is the Tamiya kit, 1/48th. belonge to II/JG27 in North Afrika in 1942.
A good model, but, been Tamiya, I expected more from the decals. A bit thickness and a bit difficult to fight with them.
Hope you like it
Tiny tank in tiny scale (for Armor). I don't build AFW models frequently, but sometimes it's good to change something, even in your hobby. This one looks interesting to me, especially that side doors. FlyHawk kit is nearly excellent – molding q[...]
Modeling the ships I visit, I would like to present my USS Alabama (BB-60). The kit is the 1/700, Trumpeter, USS Alabama and detailed with Tom’s Modelworks USS South Dakota Class photo-etched set.
Unfortunately I do not have any actual [...]
A co-worker along with our kicking and screaming wives made a trip up north to Port Clinton,Ohio, to the Liberty Aviation Museum and Tel-Con 2018. Some excellent work was on display and the bonus was being able to walk through their excellent mu[...]
this is the mount of Lt. William Leonard as it would have appeared with VF-11 on Guadalcanal June 1943
he graduated Annapolis class of 1938
won his wings in 1940
he was awarded the Navy Cross at Coral Sea
three weeks later he won another at[...]