Here's my latest project: the Fine Molds 1/48 Mitsubishi Ka-14. As others have already noted, this is a jewel of a kit. I'm actually a bit stunned by how quickly this one went together for me. From arrival in the post to completion was [...]
1/72 scale kit by Finemolds
I built the latest Finemolds 1/72 Phantom.
The kit was characterized by the current standard of solid detail and cleverly divided parts that require almost no joint processing.
The assembly itself is easy, but [...]
A relatively new kit of phantoms. There was almost no need to erase the seams of the parts. It wasn't difficult to assemble.
I painted with brushes and lacquer paints, and Mr. color is mainly used. I made the whole matte, but I painted the [...]
Fine Molds 1/72 , Mitshubishi Ka-14
Build from box with some added details in self-made painted with MRP paints.
He won some gold and silver bronze medals in competitions.
The Ka-14 was a significant milestone in Japanese [...]
The dust has barely settled on my last post (yesterday's Bf109E-7) and I'm already sharing another one, but there's a reason for it!
The model is FineMolds' recent Mitsubishi A5M2b "Claude", done with the kit decals in the [...]
Just some photos from my recent build of a Fine Molds A5M2b Claude. Very easy kit to build and no major issues. I really enjoyed building this one. I'll write a full article soon (too busy.)
To get the slight gold/yellow tone of the [...]
This model represents one of the unarmed prototypes for the Mitsubishi J8M/Ki-200 Shusui (Sword Stroke). It was captured post war by the Americans and is the only surviving complete airframe and resides at the Planes of Fame museum in [...]
A few years back I took catalog of my model collection. I had a lot of models. This did not surprise me. I did a rough estimation of how long it takes me to finish one model, and multiplied by how many non-completed models (started and [...]
The same month I was arguing with that darned fire station I was also building a 1/48th scale FineMolds A5M-4 "Claude" for some much-needed relaxation. Like all recent kits from that manufacturer this one just fell together, [...]