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Bingal in a bingle.

Boat constructed for the Wardell Bridge Diorama. Kit scale 1:50 utilized for 1:72 scale diorama. In the diorama, the boat will traverse back and forth, in a straight line, under the bridge. To eliminate the appearance of a reversing boat, two bo[...]

Shand Mason Steam Driven Water Pumper 1/12th scale Scratchbuilt

Shand Mason Steam Driven Water Pumper. Made from the drawings by Edgar.T.Westbury to 1/12th scale For those that like to make things that are based on ‘death and destruction’, then this is NOT for you, this model is based on the exact opposite[...]

1/12th scale Country Storekeepers Waggon – Scratchbuilt

Country Storekeepers Wagon Here’s a 1/12th scale scratchbuilt model of a Country Storekeepers Waggon. It has been made from the OLD original working drawings, that were first published in ‘The Coachbuilder and Wheelwright”, July 1908, drawn b[...]

1/12th scale Omnibus 16 Passenger

I started this model from an OLD original working drawing by J.E.Bishop, printed in “The Australasian Coachbuilder and Saddler” published in October 1896. I saw a couple of these vehicles on TV in an old short movie clip about Brisbane, Qld. I [...]

Mustang madness

Greetings fellow modellers. i would like to present my embodiment of Walter Kim`s concept, done through kit bashing, scratch building and 3D printing. some WIP pics:

ICM Krupp L3H163 Kfz. 72 Radio Truck in 1:35 (#35462), Work in Progress

Radio communication was not new when WWII broke out but the Germans made it an integral part of their military doctrine. ICM released this marvel of a kit in 2012 so given my historical interests I decided to build it in honor of those men who [...]

A little bigger scale…

Hello my friends, Today I want to present you my scratch build model kit of Yugoslav's Soko "G-4MD Galeb". I had thoughts do I want to show this project as clasic model kit, and that thoughts i shared with my best friend. One day friend came to[...]

Pilatus PC 21, 1/32 Scale Scratch Build, Part 11

Well I have been a little busy for the last few weeks, and I have not had any time to really sit down and get going again with the build, to be perfectly honest, I have also had a severe lack of motivation. I have finished scratch building the [...]


Images created during 2018 Moson Model Show at the iModeler booth.

1/12 M-3 Stuart

Hi, all modeller! I've done light tank model M-3 Stuart. It took 3months and built from all wood. Yes, Scratch building !!!