A tidy workbench, the sign of a sick mind or a sign of too much tidying???

When I was in my workroom earlier this week putting away the remnants from building the Diopark Mercedes and as I put the last of the unused parts away putting the lid on the box and stacking it neatly onto the ‘it needs painting’ pile, I tightened the lid on the glue, put the sanding sticks neatly toContinue reading “A tidy workbench, the sign of a sick mind or a sign of too much tidying???”

Pets and modelling, not a good mix….

Whilst sitting at the workbench last Sunday doing my best to finish off the Diopark Mercedes, I had been up and down attending to other chores as I waited for glue to dry when all of a sudden from the far reaches of space (the window sill I think) this fine fellow (see above) appearedContinue reading “Pets and modelling, not a good mix….”

Modelling because we have to not because we want to …..

I was sitting at the workbench yesterday struggling to retrieve one side of a very very fragile roof rack from it’s 12 (yes 12) sprue attachment points on the Diopark  70’s Mercedes (DP35018) once I had discovered that I was never going to completely remove this fragile piece of plastic without breaking it in several places Continue reading “Modelling because we have to not because we want to …..”