User Registration

For those that did not get on-boarded at the May Club Meeting, you can email Stephen Cole at admin@hoestenmodel.club with the following; Desired username: Email address: (must be a valid email to receive the account creation email) First Name: Last Name: Password will be set automatically and emailed to the user, there will be a…

Looking for Demos

Demos Demos…we want them. The Huzzah Hobbies guys want them—especially since a lot of these skills are transferable. And we want to do them—there are a lot of tips and techniques all of us have accumulated over the years. We had one in the works for this month, but some home issues overcame our first…

Shizuoka!

Shizuoka! Here are some of the big news out of the upcoming Shizuoka show.  Liberally poached from HLJ.com. For the BMW fans in the group (that would be me), Hasegawa is releasing a 1/32 BMW 2002tii…and the destroyer Yugumo in Midway fit in 1/700. Fine Molds is releasing a number of Japanese armored vehicles—both WW…

Breaking News!

Academy just announced a brand new mold F-15E Strike Eagle in 1/72.  This goes along with Great Wall Hobby’s announcement of a 1/72 Strike Eagle.  Huzzah!   Trumpeter announced releases of the SA-10 TEL and the SA-13 SAM vehicle in 1/35.  They also announced the M1A1 Abrams in 1/16—and Sprue Brothers already has the 1/16…

Bell RP-39Q Airacobra

Bell RP-39Q Airacobra Courtesy of Randy Malmstrom Bell RP-39Q Airacobra, serial number 44-2485. This particular aircraft did not see combat action. It was recovered from Carpenter Lake in British Columbia and restored by Pacific Fighters and is painted in Soviet Air Forces markings. My photos at Erickson Aircraft Collection in Madras, Oregon where it is…