The YU Supersonic was the Yugoslav project with name: Novi Avion, related to project of light multi-purpose supersonic fighter aircraft. The program for the New Plane was started in 1986. All works on that program were interrupted with the dis[...]
Taking advantage of the extra down time from the Covid social distancing lockdown I tried to reduce my stash by finishing some simple no-frills OOB builds (**) in addition to ongoing work on regular long term projects. No frills means no afterm[...]
When I started going to model shows with my modeling guru Archaeo Bob, prior to restarting the hobby, I picked up a lot of $5 specials from the vendor tables. Came to realize you definitely get what you pay for when it came to actually building[...]
Here's the latest addition to my tractor collection, Heller's Massey Ferguson 2680. I bought this kit off of eBay back in late March from a company in Germany, and was informed by the seller that they would not be able to ship right away becaus[...]
This is my Heller 1/72 Alpha Jet, finished as a ”Patrouille de France” bird.
The Dassault/Dornier Alpha Jet is a light attack jet and advanced jet trainer co-manufactured by Dassault Aviation of France and Dornier Flugzeugwerke of[...]
Here is my 2nd article.
RF-84F Thunderflash, German Air Force, 1959.
A lovely aircraft for me.
The kit is the old Heller with raised lines. A nice kit, but the decals are a little fat.
The cameras are handmade.
Of course every com[...]
Presenting the Sa315B of the Indian Army. The kit is from Heller and is of the SA313 in 1/48 size. This was modified into the Sa315B.
The Model is 100% Brush Painted using locally available acrylics.
Stretched Sprue was mad[...]
This is the latest edition to my small-but-growing tractor family, Heller's excellent "Little Gray Fergie". This little tractor was an enjoyable kit, lots of detail and no problems in assembly. You can position the front wheels and the hydraul[...]
I built some US cars from WWII here.
Willys Jeep Italeri 1:35, Staff Car Dodge WC-56 Italeri, 1 ½ Ton Personnel Carrier Dodge WC-62 Max 1:35, GMC CCKW 353 Heller 1:35, US Army Truck GMC 2/5 Ton 6x6 Italeri 1:35
regards Hans Peter
And now for something completely different...
Being usually an aircraft builder and doing from time to time some armour, this is my dad´s first car model since 30 years.
The last one he built was this same Heller kit, now he gave it a [...]