Hi Fellow iModelers: Today my daughter, Rebekah, and I had the pleasure and honor to visit BB-64, USS Wisconsin, berthed as a floating museum in Norfolk, Virginia at the Nauticus facility. This post somewhat fits in with David's "On This Day" [...]
Finally found the time to finish this one.
Well I'm back and I just finished my academy 1/350 scale German battleship Bismarck. It measures at about two and a half feet (28in - 72cm) and took about 6 month to finish (on and off). Some of the pros and cons were: Pros: 1. Great size. 2[...]
In 1931, Germany launched the Panzerschiff Deutschland, the first of a class of three commerce raiders, the following ones being the Admiral Scheer and the Graf Spee. These ships were somewhat condescendingly labelled ”pocket battleships” but[...]
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[...]
1/700 Scale, Pit-road I applied fading skill to ships. It's a little awkward because it's my first attempt, but I think it will improve a little bit in the future.
I made a diorama by referring to the World of Warships video. (2:18~2:21) 1/700 scale Fujimi Next Yamato P.E : Tetra
And here's my newest and latest model finished just today! The Uss Missouri , not needing any introduction, though maybe in a not so often seen configuration. As she appeared in 1991 while participating in operation Desert Storm. Base kit was [...]
I scratch built this a few years ago,but recently spent some time improving it a bit.The hull is carved from a block of Canadian pine,the rest is pine too.Just under 3000 pieces of wood to get it looking like this.1/300 scale
I've had this Dragon kit of the Arizona in 1/700 for longer than I can remember. I started it years ago resigned to handpainting it, and it looked so awful after the first coat on the deck and hull that I gave up. With my airbrushing kits a tad[...]