The Comet Database at iModeler

  • Items tagged with Comet
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  • Last addition 9 months, 2 weeks ago

Cuban Comet A34 1/35

Greetings to all forum members. In the last few weeks I was able to finish several kits I had under construction. This one I want to show you now is one of them. It is the Bronco A34 Comet tank, 1/35 scale. The kit has a correct [...]

DeHavilland Comet 4BAModel 1/144

Hi! This is the Comet 4B from AModel in 1/144. The kit itself has a really nice detailing for an airliner, mostly on the panel lines, but lack detail on the wheel wells. Had to make some corrections on the air intakes and smooth the shape [...]

Review: Just arrived – Mikro-Mir 1/48 DeHavilland DH88 Comet

Just arrived an hour ago from Ukraine. $65 delivered via eBay. I've long thought the DH88 Comet was one of the best-looking 1930s airplanes, and have wanted a 1/48 kit for a long time. Finally, Mikro-Mir delivers! Looking through what's in [...]

De Havilland DH.88 Comet “Grosvenor House”, 1/72 Airfix

I'm glad to present my new build, the "Grosvenor House"! "Grosvenor House" G-ACSS, the winner of MacRobertson Race (England-to Melbourne) in 1934. Today you can find brand new SBS model's nice detailed 1/72 kit for this [...]

Another Comet – Airfix 1:72 probably last time

Hi there! I think this is the perfect timing to introduce my 1:72 attempt to building an acceptable comet this time in red. As a Golden Age guy I must have the Macrobertson winner and Heritage's 1:48 D.H.88 was enough once for me. To tell [...]

The Black Magic

I'm a big fan of the Golden Age and also the Macrobertson race - that drived me into this build. This is my 1:48 Comet racer built from the horrible Heritage kit (I mean it!). After I overcome the Airfix 1:72 Comet (another long story) I [...]

1/32 Aerotech DH-88 Comet `Grosvernor House'

This is the Aerotech DH-88 Comet. 150 of these kits were made with plans to re-issue fairly soon. The Kit: Aerotech (Marsh Models) Resin/Photo etch/White Metal The kit represents the overall shape of the real aircraft quite well but [...]