The new Spit Mk. I from Tamiya. External parts: XTRADECAL, Eduard Spit Mk.IX elevators, Uschi v.d. Rosten antenna wire and Eduard exhausts.
The RAF Dark Earth is way too light, I know, but that was my deliberate decision. The wiring is wrong. Th[...]
Tamiya 1/35 kit,a real gem to build...hope you like it!
I know, everybody has done one of these. I even have two others on my own shelves. But this one came about because I was cruising around looking at hobby stuff on eBay and I came across the Tennessee National Guard decals by Caracal Models, and [...]
I made this as an online build on Britmodeller back in 2016 when Tamiya first released their AMX-13.
If was my first attempt at giving tracks the appearance of sagging using wire to hold the tracks in position. In the photos I've posted, you ca[...]
Hi Folks. It's almost Easter, so Happy Easter if that's your thing. I personally just like the chocolate.
This is the fairly recent Tamiya 1/12 kit of the 2014 MotoGP championship winning bike, rode by Marc Marquez.
Marquez won the Moto 2 cham[...]
Tamiya 1/35 M-8 Armored Car...
One thing I must say about Tamiya, really they know how to engineer a kit. The cockpit is a marvel of simplicity. Just enough detail where aftermarket is not really needed. I did tone down the decals for the screen displays, as really if the [...]
Just plugging away need to flatten it out for finish
F4U-2 Corsair BuNo.02624 No.212 'Midnite Cocktail' flown by Capt Howard W Bollman, VMF(N)-532, Kagman Field, Saipan, 14 April 1944...two kills
these had the bullet proof glass removed for night visibility
should not have had the blown canopy [...]
Tamiya 1/48 kit,with Sky Blue undersides....