Photo Galleries of Model Airplanes, Ships, and Military Miniatures:


About Miniature Modeling

How did all these models come about?

In 1968, I met a member of the Sacramento, California chapter of the  International Plastic Modelers Society (IPMS) and was introduced to the world of serious, yet fun, plastic modeling, using kits as the basis for the models...


Scratch-Building Techniques

Many people would tell me that I just plain couldn’t build respectable models using balsa wood as my basic material. I disagree. I use balsa exclusively and am able to achieve credible results with elementary tools and a minimum of time.

Details in 1200 Scale

Step by step construction techniques aimed at producing reasonably good looking models of U.S. twin and quad 40 mm emplacements and British quad and octuple barrel pom-poms of WW2 vintage.