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About mekon

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    WWII Luftwaffe, USN (modernish), Experimental and Research, Space and Sci Fi

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  1. mekon

    The Bolton Show 2019

    Great show, pity i lost the books i bought Dropped the bag in the car park loading up. That'll teach me.
  2. mekon

    Airfix for 2019

    Pretty good selection to be fair; bit nostalgic but love to see the old Roy Cross artwork again. Will probably pick up some of the older stuff, the Jetstream in particular. New tools, the Moth, must sort a JBOT, Thunderbird 6 sheet At the present time, just glad to see the new toolings and new boxings; something is really so much better than nothing. Ken
  3. Well i hazard a 2 seat meatbox and after the Defiant, how about a new tool Battle?
  4. Have the Falcon 3d parts sets and they are excellent as is the Greenstrawberry etch. There are a few options for lighting but I went with Falcon 3d parts and again I'm quite happy with the choice I made.
  5. Well I guess it was on the cards, only question is where do you put it when finished? (if finished?)
  6. Couple of pictures of the Steve Neisen B-wing, well cast and includes decals
  7. My Nice-n-design B-wng arrived as well as Archive-x paints for several Star Wars kits in the stash. The B-wing is brilliant, well cast with little flash; it comes with a metal armature and decals. I'll post some pics when I can. Maybe time to get rid of my Blue Moon B-wing now, the studio scale kit is a lot nicer.
  8. mekon

    Moebius 1/144 XD1 Discovery: RELEASED!

    Just wish you could get the Stargazer interior from the UK, rather than shipping in from US. Guess he has it all cast out there, but it does bump up cost for us here.
  9. I have an LUT kit, maybe the only one that escaped from Vista Replicas; only issue is no isrutctions to date and unlikely there ever will be. Have a few hundred pages of diagrams I got off John Duncan(?) many years ago. Am in the prcess of boxing up for moving house but will be able to get some copies to you around July/August if you still need them? Have around 1100 photographs of LUT and original plans I can put on a disc and post though now. Ken
  10. Received these today, how have 50 years passed - Also got the Big D from Moebius, smalll box, big kit? Ken
  11. If it's like the Mr Procon Boy LWA Trigger Airbrush. it's worth noting you can use the Iwata Custom grip handle with it... Handle
  12. Yes and Thunderbird 3 from Bensmodel world, really amazing work http://bensmodelworld.jouwweb.nl/
  13. All my childhood dreams in a box Feeling super lucky today.
  14. mekon

    Archive-X paint

    Your're right; they weren't easy to get at the time, I think a couple of Railway dealers held stocks over here. I had a stash from visits to the States, but only a couple of these are the formulation (and colour) that was used at the time of the original model making. I only recently learned that the Floquil changed their paints at some points and the new formulation were not exact colour matches too the old ones. The old stuff can sell for a pretty penny on Ebay, if and when they come, especially if you need a useful quantity. cheers, Ken