Russ on Backroads – ABC

Russ was part of a lovely show called Backroads, interviewed by Heather Ewart. The show featured a number of businesses and organisations in our beautiful town of Uralla, in the New England Region of NSW Australia. You can see the […]

New Location, over the road

Our shopfront and workshop have moved, we are now over the road from where we used to be, due to catastrophic flooding in our old premises. You can find us at 84 Bridge St, Uralla NSW 2358, just over the […]

News from our shop! December 2018 update

Welcome to our latest newsletter – detailing what’s new in store, what is happening here and online. Over the past week we have received lots of new stock in kits, a restock of plastics, K & S metals and paints. […]


In May, 2006 it was announced by the Federal Government that the RAN would receive two new Landing Helicopter Dock Ships to replace HMAS KANIMBLA and HMAS MANOORA. These two new ships were considerably bigger than these vessels, displacing nearly […]

BMT AEGIR 18A Replenishment Ship

Over the years we have done a large amount of work for the Australian Ship Corporation (ASC) in Adelaide including Submarines, both large and small, Patrol Boats and of course as part of the AWD Alliance, several large HOBART Class […]

Wind Turbines and Wind Farm

One of the more unusual models we have done came at the request of a local group promoting Wind Energy in the New England area. They asked us for some ideas to promote their cause. We came up with the […]


As well as the Boeing C-17 model for Defence Material Organisation (DMO) we were asked to build a fairly large scale model of the Navy’s new SIKORSKY MH-60 “Romeo” SEAHAWK for display. We initially looked at building this model in […]

RAAF Mobile Control Tower

In 2010 we were approached at the PACIFIC Naval Exposition by a large German Company who have offices here in Australia about doing a job for them. They were about to supply the RAAF with a new, very needed infrastructure […]


To allow the RAAF and other Western Air Forces the ability to train their pilots in manoeuvring into the correct positions for a missile engagement they use an Airborne Combat Manoeuvring Instrumentation Pod (ACMI Pod). These pods are similar in […]