For me, scale modeling in 2022 had some highs and lows, but mostly highs. It was one of my most productive years—13 kits (15 if you count some figures thrown in). I finished more kits in 2020 by doing a lot of no-frills Covid shutdown [...]
an easy and reasonably accurate kit,with a different camo:
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My latest build, Tamiya new (ish) KV-1 Model 1941. I added resin fuel tanks, resin bedrolls, and some tarps made out of Milliput. For the basecoat I used a mix of Tamiya's acrylics that I got from an old 1/48 KV-2 article written by [...]
here the last diorama for 2022 ! The idea, as usual, arrive from my son and we developed the idea. The Flak is the old kit from Tamiya; trolley and Flak crew are from Dragon. The project started in summer and finally we did [...]
My candidate for the best looking tank model ever.
This year seems it was a blur. With uncertainty with the pandemic here not here, masks no masks, economy was in disarray, gas sky high especially here in California. The year was cruising along but in April I received a note from the new [...]
As promised here is a small selection of some of my work . They are all 1/35 scale and most are Tamiya bar the Staghound which is Italeri and the Panther ausf.A and the Panzer IV ausf.H which are Dragon kits . All have been airbrushed [...]
Another armor gem from Dragon
Tank carriers models are impressive. The 1/35 M911 C-HET is even more so because it looks real.
By comparison to the Meng counterpart, Hobbyboss' HET has its advantages and disadvantages. Generally, the model is less detailed and somewhat [...]