I love these crazy German Tank Destroyers that were too heavy, too cumbersome, unreliable and resource-intensive to build. So when this beauty showed up at my local shop I knew I had to pick it up. Ferdinands/Elefants are quite rare in my neck of the woods. The kit Inside the nice satin covered box with … Continue reading Review: Italeri 1/72 Sd. Kfz. 184 Panzerjäger Elefant
I wish everyone a *very* Happy New Year! And if you can: give your parents a extra hug tonight. Tell them you love them. You never know if it'll be the last time you'll be able to.
Yet Another Spitfire Review. Yes, my 50th post this year is about a newly tooled Spitfire. Revell kind of surprised me with this one when I saw it in the shop.. Released in 2016 it slipped under my radar until yesterday. Do we need a new Revell Spit? Well.. A new budget kit is always … Continue reading Review: Revell 1/72 Supermarine Spitfire Mk.IIa
This is one of those weird projects I find myself in after an impulse buy. I saw this little Die-cast model made by Solido of a Renault Clio in 1/43 scale. I usually don't buy die-cast models because where's the fun in that? I have a few from the past when I was a kid … Continue reading Build: Solido 1/43 Renault Clio
The Spitfire Mark IX series was a reaction to the introduction of the FW 190A in late 1941. The 190 shocked RAF Fighter Command because it was superior to all British fighters then in service. Losses got so bad the RAF ceased operations from september 1941 until, for a short time, March 1942. It was … Continue reading Review: Eduard 1/72 Spitfire Mk.IXe ProfiPACK Edition
The Germans had a bewildering variety of standard bunkers, or casemates. Varying in size from a small observation or MG bunker to huge bunkers for communication- or command centers and anything in between. Many can be still seen in the European countryside, where they are often left standing because it's too expensive to remove these … Continue reading Review: Mirage Hobby 1/35 Armored Casemate
The Airbus Helicopters EC135 is a light twin engined helicopter, developed as a successor of the highly successfull Bölkow (and later MBB) BO-105.