I was three models into this hobby and ready to tackle something more challenging. I had the Tiger II, also known as the King Tiger, Royal Tiger or Königstiger, kit that i had picked up second hand sitting and waiting for me. The kit i had foun[...]
This is a 1/35 Hobby Boss monster! What a great model, it was so fun... Unknown unit, out of the box with some modifications, f.e. on the skirts. Unknown unit.
I just wanted to share some steps of my KING TIGER from HobbyBoss before final reveal.
Well, normally I build planes, 1/72 scale. Sometimes I like to build tanks. This is my 4th tank in 35 years of plane. This is a kit Dragon (7361) of the King Tiger with the Henschel turret, around 1944. Probably there is a big mistake. each of t[...]
Hello Fresh from the works, a slightly What if version of the cat, with a longer barreled gun,slight mods to the engine deck and a IR device, reboxing of a Takom kit by Ammo with their details. Kept it simple, removed some gear, cables, cut the[...]
Here is my first article. Built back in 2006, this is my favorite German WWII armored vehicle. Built with aftermarket barrel, tracks, figures and fenders. Always liked this pattern, slightly different with the hard edge finish. All questions,[...]
Here's one more Armor model for tonight. I built this King Tiger without zimmerit and its painted in the "Ambush" tri color scheme. The German tank manufacturing companies discontinued the use of Zimmerit paste in September 1944. (So I'm going[...]
I don't normally build models of military vehicles, but this was a special case. Seeing that most modellers of military vehicles are not very interested in ships and that there are usually so few participants in the ships classes at contests I c[...]
. I hadn’t done any armor pieces in quite some time (if that's not already painfully obvious), and I acquired this one in a trade a few weeks back….it was a relaxing change of pace – especially given Tamiya’s great quality and fit. It included [...]