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2 Messerschmitts in original wartime paint

G’day all, it’s been an age since I posted here as life has been in the way of modelling recently. Unfortunately I still don’t have a project to share but I thought some of you might be interested in this. I recently took my son to the Australia[...]

AMtech/Tamiya 1/48 FW-Ta183A Huckebein

Pulled this little gem out of the stash and finally finished her. Started in 1942 as Project VI under the direction of engineer Has Multhopp she however would never fly. Designed with a 40 degree mid-mounted sweep wing, 60 degree vertical stab [...]

Three Me 262s Part 3: Me 262A-1a

As indicated by the title, this is the third of three Me 262s built simultaneously; 1. Dragon Me 262A-1a/U4 ( 2. Hobby Boss Me 262A-1a/U3 ( 3. Tamiya Me 262A-1a The subject this model represents is a Me 262A-1a aircraft operated but 3./KG(J) 54[...]

Three Me 262s Part 2: Me 262A-1a/U3

As indicated by the title, this is the second of three Me 262s built simultaneously; 1. Dragon Me 262A-1a/U4 ( 2. Hobby Boss Me 262A-1a/U3 3. Tamiya Me 262A-1a ( The Me 262 was a natural candidate for a high speed reconnaissance platform and de[...]

Three Me 262s Part 1: Me 262A-1a/U4

As indicated by the title, this is the first of three Me 262s built simultaneously; 1. Dragon Me 262A-1a/U4 2. Hobby Boss Me 262A-1a/U3 ( 3. Tamiya Me 262A-1a ( The concept of an Me 262 armed with a large calibre weapon originated in February 1[...]

My 2020 builds

These are the four builds I completed in 2020. I posted the Rafale build earlier this year and the three Me 262s are the subjects of a work-in-progress thread ( and I'll post the final pictures here soon. I had hoped to finish a few other builds[...]

Hobby Craft YP-59 Aircomet 1/48

I built this when I just wanted a relatively easy and uncomplicated build. Of course that didn't mean I couldn't improve the kit by using some resin enhancements. I used True Details Cockpit also the True Details Wheels set. Both provided eas[...]

Me-262 O. O. B. Jet.

I promised to post one of my "Out-of-Box" models and here it is. The written data say's I built the model in December, 2006. (14 years ago). Photo's 2 & 3 show's that I already knew how to make scribing templates, with the use of aluminum [...]

Me 262 Major Rudolf Sinner.

Hello friends, Here is my last adventure, an old monogram kit from the 90s. It is a Me 262, on 1/48 scale, it has reasonable fittings, but a little poor in details, with raised pannel lines, but with dedication I achieved a pleasant result. I u[...]

1/48 AMtech Ta-183 Huckebein – “The Troublesome Raven”

A lot of us styrene addicts have purchased models with the intention of building them right away that end up sitting on the stash shelf for years - even decades. That’s been my relationship with AMtech’s Ta-183 Huckebein, the one and only kit th[...]