Posted in 2021 The Bench

The Bench – December 2021

Another busy month, and the end of another busy year! I finished thirteen projects this year, of which seven were 1/64th scale. My focus on…

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Posted in 2021 Completed Projects Honda/Acura Mopar/Dodge/Plymouth Porsche

2021 1/64 Diecast Builds

Working on 1/64th scale diecast is not my usual go-to but it is a nice distraction and potential slump buster. That may explain why I…

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Posted in 2020 Completed Projects Die Cast Honda/Acura Mopar/Dodge/Plymouth

1/64th Diecast – 2020 Builds

A question I ask myself is whether to consider a 1/64th scale build a “full” build or part of a build. If I did my…

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Posted in 2020 Completed Projects GM

1957 Corvette – Monogram – Rescue

The kit This kit was part of a lot that I bought on Ebay. Interestingly, looking back at the lot, which included a couple of…

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Posted in 2020 Completed Projects GM

Concept Camaro – Revell

The Build Years ago, I bought this kit for spare parts. My son needed a set of wheels to replace the ones he broke. I…

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Posted in 2020 Completed Projects

Cozy Coupe – Zoomon

Pint sized Most people will recognize the Cozy Coupe. While ordering accessories from Zoomon Models I noticed their resin modified cozy coupe! I had to…

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Posted in 2020 Completed Projects Mopar/Dodge/Plymouth

1970 Dodge Challenger T/A – Monogram

Nostalgia While perusing through “junkyard” Ebay search, I found this Challenger kit. On the surface, it is nothing remarkable. However, this kit takes me back…

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Posted in 2020 Completed Projects GM

1965 Buick Riviera – AMT – Rescue

The Kit For those that attend model swap meets, you know those bags of trashed model kits sellers keep under their tables? This is where…

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Posted in 2020 Completed Projects GM

1991 Pontiac Grand Prix Turbo – Revell – Rescue

Why not? I’ve been picking up “rad-era” cars simply because they are now cool! I found this at a local swap meet for $5. You…

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Posted in 2020 Completed Projects Mopar/Dodge/Plymouth

1982 Dodge “Hemi” Charger – MPC

You may say, there was no such thing as a 1982 Dodge Hemi Charger.  That’s true, but it doesn’t mean I can’t build it that…

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Posted in 2020 Completed Projects Porsche

Porsche 911 GT2 Road Version Club Sport – Tamiya – Rescue

The Build You can never go wrong building a 911. I picked up this kit at a swap meet for a song and it was…

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Posted in 2020 Completed Projects Ford

1970 Ford Torino GT – Revell

Building a Torino Growing up a Mopar guy, I wasn’t a fan of Fords. Over the years, I’ve become accepting of all manufacturers. With an…

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Posted in 2020 Completed Projects Lamborghini

Lamborghini Countach LP500R – Fujimi

The Countach Several years ago, I bought this kit knowing I needed a Countach in my collection. I honestly can’t tell you why I selected…

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Posted in 2020 Completed Projects GM

2001 Corvette Z06 – Revell

Another one? Yes, I just finished an identical kit last year. The 2004 Championship Edition Z06. It was a challenging build that I really didn’t…

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Posted in 2020 Completed Projects Nissan/Datsun

R32 Nissan Skyline GT-R – Tamiya

Skylines! My introduction to the Skyline, like so many others in the states, was through Sony’s Gran Turismo video game. Ever since, I have a…

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