Tamiya LRDG Command Car with Breda 20mm Gun

The Long Range Desert Group (LRDG) was a reconnaissance and raiding unit of the British Army during the Second World War. The commander of the German Afrika Corps, Field Marshal Erwin Rommel, Read More »

Built Moebius Cylon Raider Model

Frak! Just when I was having the most fun with this build, it came to an end. Among other projects we are simultaneously working on, this build took me a sectar to Read More »

Revell LaFerrari 1/24

Ferrari’s first venture into the hybrid market is a stunning success. Equipped with a standard V12 gasoline engine and a Kinetic Energy Recovery System (KERS), the LaFerarri’s combined drivetrain can deliver 950 Read More »

AFV Club Centurion Mk-5 Battle Tank

AFV Club 1/35 Centurion Mk. 5 Tank

The Centurion Tank, introduced in 1945, was the primary British main battle tank of the post-World War II period. It was a successful tank design, with upgrades, for many decades. The chassis Read More »

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1/350 Russian Nuclear Submarine ‘Kursk’

The K-141 Kursk was an Oscar-II class nuclear-powered cruise missile submarine of the Russian Navy, lost with all hands when it sank in the Barents Sea on 12 August 2000. Kursk, full Read More »

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Trumpeter 1/48 Mig 15 bis Fagot

The Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-15 (Russian: Микоян и Гуревич МиГ-15) was a jet fighter developed for the USSR by Artem Mikoyan and Mikhail Gurevich. The MiG-15 was one of the first successful swept-wing jet Read More »

Cyber-Hobby 1/48 Heinkel He 162 A-2 “SALAMANDER” / Volkjager

History: The Heinkel He 162 Volksjäger (German, “People’s Fighter”) was a German single-engine, jet-powered fighter aircraft fielded by the Luftwaffe in World War II. Designed and built quickly, and made primarily of Read More »

Judge Dredd’s ABC War Robot Model

The ABC Warrior was an old robot used in a previous war. The ABC Warrior eventually ended up in the hands of the legal arms dealer Geiger. After Geiger was killed by Rico, Rico reprogrammed the Robot to obey his command. Afterwards the Robot was Rico’s main muscle and did any necessary heavy combat for him and Dr. Ilsa. […] Continue Reading…

Revell 1/24 Auto Transport Trailer

Whether they are new cars going to be sold or old cars going to auction, cars stacked precariously on semi-trailers is a common sight on the nation’s roads. Car companies load the maximum amount of cars possible onto the trailers, lending a jigsaw-puzzle look to the entire contraption. With this trailer kit you can load as many as six […] Continue Reading…

Revell 1/24 Honda Civic Si Coupe

Finally one of these babies arrived and parked in our office. This is the new 1/24 Revell Honda Civic Si from the Fast & Furious movie franchise. This kit comes loaded with extra parts to pimp this ride including very low profile vinyl tires. The kit is molded in white as you can see from the pictures and the […] Continue Reading…

Support the F/A-18 Super Hornet and EA-18G Growler.

Enduring Freedom

Just in from the Boeing Company

Thank you for your continued support of the F/A-18 Super Hornet and EA-18G Growler.

We wanted to let you know that the Growler is featured on the June cover of Boeing’s Frontiers magazine. In this story, you’ll hear first-hand from EA-18G Growler flight crews stationed at Naval Air Station Whidbey Island who operate and maintain […] Continue Reading…

1/35 MechatroWeGo Kit Combos

Make the move to mechatronics.
Direct from Japan’s Chubu Mechatronics, MechatroWeGo mechatrobots have taken the world by storm! These innovative, child-sized transports are the world’s smallest mechatrobots, built for carrying kids to school, soccer
practice – and everywhere else in between. Mechatrobots have made carpooling obsolete, leaving parents with more time to take care of everyday errands.
The only thing mechatrobots are […] Continue Reading…

Academy AH-64D Block II ‘Early Version’

The Boeing AH-64 Apache is a four-blade, twin-turboshaft attack helicopter with a tailwheel-type landing gear arrangement, and a tandem cockpit for a two-man crew. It features a nose-mounted sensor suite for target acquisition and night vision systems. It is armed with a 30 mm (1.18 in) M230 chain gun carried between the main landing gear, under the aircraft’s forward […] Continue Reading…

Foose and Revell Poll Now Open

VOTING IS OPEN for the Foose & Revell survey
This just in from Revell USA:
Kit Reviewers:

If you recall, earlier last month Revell announced an exclusive agreement with Chip Foose to create 6 new kits, 2 of which will be all new tooling! Revell has created a one-question ranking survey in which fans can vote on 7 Foose Designs and choose […] Continue Reading…

Easy Eight Sherman tank from Tamiya

The legendary U.S. tank M4 Sherman first went into production in February 1942, and would undergo a number of modifications in order to combat the powerful threat posed by its opposing German counterparts. One such variant was the March 1944 M4A3(76)W, which took the late production hull and its superior armor, fitting it with an effective 76mm anti-tank gun. […] Continue Reading…

1/48 UH-34D Seahorse Operation Deep Freeze

The Sikorsky H-34 (company designation S-58) is a piston-engined military helicopter that was originally designed by American aircraft manufacturer Sikorsky for the United States Navy for service in the anti-submarine warfare (ASW) role. It has seen extended use when adapted to turbine power by the British licensee as the Westland Wessex and Sikorsky as the later S-58T. Various H-34s served, […] Continue Reading…

Coming Soon from Revell

Hello fellow model builders. We just got in the latest hobby shop ordering leaflet from Revell. There are familiar faces in this upcoming releases. There is 1:500 USS King boxed in the Renwal Blueprint Models series with a parts count of 78 and a MSRP: of $19.99 USD. Another attention grabber was the 1/25 2017 F-150 Ford Raptor kit […] Continue Reading…

AOA Decals: Black Ponies & More Broncos

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With the release of the New Kitty 1/32nd scale OV-10A, a new (to me) company announced a sheet of decals specifically for this kit.  AOA Decals has released a sheet of US Navy and USMC Broncos in both 1/32nd and 1/72nd scales.  What attracted me can be seen on the fuel pod in the cropped image below:   […] Continue Reading…

1/24 Tamiya Porsche 911 GT-2 Taisan

The traditional 911 styling has been aerodynamically refined, yet retains the unmistakable identity of the series. The rear mounted engine is the hallmark of the 911 series, powered by a water cooled, horizontally opposed six-cylinder unit. This 3.6 liter powerplant is coupled with twin-turbochargers, yielding an awesome 400 plus horsepower output. The six speed gearbox efficiently transmits this abundance […] Continue Reading…