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2011, The Year of Indecision

Last day of the year, and it was a difficult one. A few things happened in real life this year which were less than pleasant. I won’t go into detail, but I will point out how the models I was working on while going through these events strongly remind me of what I felt at […]

Back From the Dead?

Dear Readers (both of you), The Classic Kit Junkie has been inactive for some time, this due primarily to a lack of classic kit building on my part. When I started this blog, I thought I was going to use it as a regular journal of my builds and to catalog my finished models. I […]

Shout Outs

A very quick update; this one regarding updates to the link section. I’ve got to direct folks to two sites I recently discovered which are worth a look for anybody interested in small scale modeling. 72nd Aircraft is a fantastic modeling forum populated by some of the most talented modelers I’ve seen on the web. […]

Heller’s 1:72 Tempest

Heller were/are great! During the 1970s and into the 1980s, Heller released some terrific model aircraft, ships and armor. Their 1/72 aircraft in particular, are noteworthy. First and foremost, they produced a nice line of aircraft of the 1920s ans 1930s, and planes of the Polish, French, and Swedish airforces. All of which I find […]