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Scale Modelworld 2018 – Best Diorama Winner

The overall Gold medalist in the diorama catogory at the SMW 2018 was this creation entitled "Ballon d'observation" There's nothing wrong with the color of the head picture - this shadowbox diorama is produced in black and white as an exact cop[...]

Scale Modelworld 2018 – Best in Show

This is the Gold aviation category winner and the Senior National Champion entry at the 2018 Scale Modelworld in Telford, UK. Let the pictures do the talking!

Pilatus PC 21, 1/32 Scale Scratch Build, Part 14

Look Ma,'' No Cheese''........ Well here we go again, been back from the DRC for a week, and I managed to do some building, this is what I have been up to, you will see the additions on the pictures. 1. Built the exhaust's for the engine, very [...]

Ross Jackal North Sea Trawler 1/144

Hello everyone. This is my take on the classic kit by Revell. All deck details were scratch built. New winches, metal masts, nets, deck dividers as well as all the railing. The figures are 3D printed from Shapeways. Dolphins are made of miliput [...]

The Walrus

This build went together rather easy. I started off with the IDF Nagmachon APC kit from Hobbyboss, that I received as a reward for the 'Random Award' in November 2017. I then converted the kit into a hover unit using the kits original parts onl[...]

WIP: Bf109 E-7 Cockpit

Here is the completed cockpit of my Airfix 1:48 Bf109 E7. The moulding it very good yet lots of details were missing. I scratchbuilt most of the finer details which is something I really enjoy doing. Some details aren't 100% accurate but rather [...]

RN Saetta, my first scratch build.

It was inevitable. After building the Roma, where I scratch built a lot of the details, and the Pola, where I scratch built half the model, scratch building an entire ship model was just the next natural step. Especially since I wanted to build [...]

“LITHUANICA” made from plywood, scale 1/24

For your evaluation guys…. Best regards

‘What if’ Soviet Mech Diorama!

The first diorama I built after getting back into the hobby. The mech is scratchbuilt and my first attempt at doing so. The Bf 109 is a kit which I built when I was very young so I restored the aircraft but in a crashed, "shot down" state. The d[...]

Pilatus PC 21, 1/32 Scale Scratch Build, Part 13

A few decals and some of the control surfaces, off to the DRC for 2 weeks, then I will complete the build.