I had so much fun with my last Essex-class double build of a 1945 and 1968 USS Bon Homme Richard (CV/CVA-31) that decided to try it again, this time focusing on a better way to convert a model of a straight-deck WW II Essex into a postwar [...]
Just a try to hide it in an eastern forest...hope you like it...
Tks for visiting!
This is my Dragon 1/72 Mistel 5, yet another entry to our friend's Paul Barber @yellow10 "First and Last" mini group.
The Mistel 5 project was one of the last glide bomb developments submitted to the RLM before the [...]
Another whimsical idea based on past experience with Fresian Holstien cattle...not while I was in a tank but on tractors and in farm trucks mostly. They are curious animals, they're also large and quite strong therefore difficult to move [...]
My latest project is one that I have had in mind for a long time.
When I was about 10 years old, and just starting to get interested in World War II and aircraft carriers, one of the first books I had access to was Barrett Gallagher’s [...]
Dragon/Smart kit, 1/35 #6883. It represents 13. Panzer Regt., LAH, Prokhorovka, Operation Citadel (Battle of Kursk), July 1943.
I have the following data: This Tiger I Ausf. H2 was a prototype by the Henschel company. Only a wooden mock-up [...]
My contributions to the “FL-19, Pearl Harbor 80th Anniversary Tribute, Group Build” are based on two existing artifacts that were, so-called, “eyewitnesses” to the attack:
An icon to the attack on Pearl Harbor [...]
One of the ROG M-48 kits built and slightly converted into a Vietnam era A2. Finished it a few months ago, a surpisingly good kit with the mantlet face as the only weak spot.
I sharpened up the bow a bit, scratched the American style [...]
Not much to say here really, tells its own story.
-The bridge is from Mirage models, is basic but effective for what I wanted.
-Barge is the old Verlinden kit that looks quite cool when put together.
-Flak 38 is Dragon.
-Kettenkraftrad is [...]