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car model kit

Car model kit Austin Mini from Heller

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Manufacturer of the kit: Heller Purpose: Cars Year of issue: before 1960 Country of origin: United Kingdom Model scale: 1:43 Welcome, dear colleagues! Although I am a modeler – “Aviator”, the emergence of commercially available models in the series “Autolegends of the USSR” breathed new life into my long-standing, childhood’s hobby of cars. But as buying ready-made models and putting them on the shelf seemed a bit boring for me,…

plane models

Plane model A-7D Corsair II

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Kit manufacturer: Trumpeter Vehicle type: Military Engine type: Jet Year of issue: before 1960 Country of origin: United States Model scale: 1:32 Assembling was conducted practically “out of the box” with minor modifications. By itself, the model kit has quite good assemblability, molds and connectivity are at the stable normal level. As for the improvements, I performed a partial addition of highways hydraulics in the niches of the chassis, because…

model ships

Model battleship Retvizan (Kombrig Kit)

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Kit manufacturer: Kombrig Ship Type: Military Engine type: Coal-steam Country of origin: Russia Model scale: 1:350 As part of the 1st Pacific squadron of Russian Imperial Navy it took part in July 1904 in the battle in the Yellow Sea. As a result, it returned with the remains of the squadron to Port Arthur. The ship was sunk before Port Arthur’s surrender to the Japanese in December 1904. In Japan…