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Star Trek: Voyager USS Prometheus By Martin Schultz

Star Trek: Voyager USS Prometheus By Martin Schultz

This is the third Furuta kit that I have built. I purchased this along with the other two kits  on ebay and this one cost me $14.99. This kit was also part of the volume 2 release and scales out at 1:2975. Like the other kit, it came in a simple black bag. There are 4 […]

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February and March Meeting Models

February and March Meeting Models

I have added photos of models from the February and March Club Meetings to my Picasa web album.  Here is the link    

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Star Trek: Deep Space Nine 1:1250 Scale Jem’Hadar Attack Ship by Martin Schultz

Star Trek: Deep Space Nine 1:1250 Scale Jem’Hadar Attack Ship by Martin Schultz

Well, for those that have been staying tuned, it’s been 9 months since I posted my review of the Furuta USS Voyager.  This is the second Furuta kit I have built.  I picked this up on eBay for $6.99 at the same time I bought the USS Voyager and the USS Prometheus.  This kit was […]

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Tamiya 1/700 IJN Ayanami

Tamiya 1/700 IJN Ayanami

Tamiya 1/700 scale IJN Ayanami I found four Japanese WWII Destroyers being sold as a lot on eBay.  I saw they didn’t sell, so I contacted the seller and made him an offer he took.   Here is that basic data on the IJN Ayanami: Laid down: January 20, 1928           Launched:  October 5, 1929 […]

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Star Trek USS Voyager 1:2700 scale by Martin Schultz

Star Trek USS Voyager 1:2700 scale by Martin Schultz

Here it is April already and I haven’t worked on a model since last November.  Sometimes that is how life goes.  I tried to restart an old project back then (Dragonheart vinyl figure) and after a week or two the motivation wore off.   Recently I was thinking about how to get started again and I […]

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Airfix 1/72 Brewster Buffalo

Airfix 1/72 Brewster Buffalo

Airfix 1/72 Scale Brewster Buffalo F2A-1/2  Kit#A02050 I got this kit for the “Animal” build challenge in the club.  It took longer than I expected to finish.  I did get it done.   The kit is typical Airfix.  The outside has oversized rivets and raised panel lines.  There is little interior detail.  The good is […]

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Matchbox HMS Tiger

Matchbox HMS Tiger

Matchbox 1/700 scale HMS Tiger Kit#PK-164 This is another kit for the “Animal” Challenge that got done late.   I was given this kit by a good friend Sgt. John H. S. S. Smith.  He and I worked in the Data Maintenance Shop at Pruem Air Station, West Germany in the early 1980s.  John before […]

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Tamiya 1/700 IJN Yubari

Tamiya 1/700 IJN Yubari

I enjoy building models of WWII Japanese Navy ships.  This kit was no exception.  This is a quality waterline ship model for all ship modelers.  The Yubari is a Light Cruiser.  I have built others and this is the best looking ship of her class.  She is much smaller than US Light Cruisers and has […]

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“Zombie” 1:72 Scale Republic P-47D-20RE SN 42-76594 by Martin Schultz

“Zombie” 1:72 Scale Republic P-47D-20RE SN 42-76594 by Martin Schultz

Thomas F. Bailey was from Nitro, WV and wanted to be a fighter pilot from the age of 10.   He joined the Army Air Corps after graduating from high school but was too young for the aviation cadet program, so he went to aircraft mechanics school before eventually earning his pilot’s wings and a commission […]

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Star Trek USS Enterprise 1:2500 scale by Martin Schultz

Star Trek USS Enterprise 1:2500 scale by Martin Schultz

Well, it’s time to document another build.  This time it’s the USS Enterprise NCC-1701 from the 1960’s TV show Star Trek.   My kit came from the AMT 3 piece Enterprise Kit #6618 which contained the original series NCC-1701, the NCC-1701A from the movies and the NCC-1701D from Star Trek: The Next Generation TV show. You […]

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