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 [...]
Hey All, I'd like to present my Model Shipways, Brig Niagara I completed about 10 years ago. The model is a completely wood, (and metal fittings) plank on frame design, that took me approximately 3years to complete. A number of years back I de[...]
Some of you have been following this Work-in-Progress for a little more than one month: http://imodeler.com/2018/03/work-in-progress-the-german-air-ministry-1941/ Since the scratch building is now finished, I decided to reveal the building. It[...]
Hi,all! It's my wood Bismarck.
Hello all, My next project took more shape today. After finishing David T's GB entry, I target my energy now on a diorama involving a particular building in Berlin: The former Air Ministry of the 3rd Reich. Some history: The building was desig[...]
Hi, all modeller! I've done light tank model M-3 Stuart. It took 3months and built from all wood. Yes, Scratch building !!!
I've made it a few years ago.
It's my woodmodel, USS NEW JERSEY
I hadn't thought I'd be posting any updates so soon, but the airscrew came together rather quickly so I decided to add a few images. The details in the book/plans aren't a 1:1 version so I had to find old Air Ministry specifications for the SC f[...]
To have some really thin wood to do the plywood flooring of a B-17? My daughter gave me some thin wood samples after she graduated industrial design school and they are perfect for replicating things such as the flooring of B-17s! The second p[...]