Gee Bee R1 Racer1/48 scale model of the famous Gee Bee R1 Racer - winner of the 1932 Thompson air race
flown by Jimmy Doolittle at an average speed of 252 mph. Built by the Granville Brothers Aircraft company
in 1931, it pioneered the use of the bubble canopy, internal bracing and a streamline shape that many other
airraft manufacturers would later copy. Click on the
picture to read more about this amazing airplane
and the steps I took to construct and paint the model.
Martin B-10B Bomber
1/72 scale model of the most famous bomber in aviation history. It not
only revolutionized bomber aviation when it was introduced in 1932, it made all other existing bombers
and fighters obsolete. It also won the Colier Trophy in 1932 for the significant achievements in
aeronautics it introduced. Click on picture to read more about the development of this amazing
bomber and the steps I took to construct and paint the model.
USS Enteprise from Star Trek
1/350 scale model of the most well know space vehicles ever shown on television. It comes
with over 50 parts (some clear) and the option to built the model according to how it looked in the 1st two pilot
episodes. I picked the version that finally made it into the televison show once it was approved by the TV network.
Click on the picture to view some more pictures of the television icon that I built and painted.