Calum’s Finished Builds
What first attracted you to Scale Modelling?
I have always been interested in military matters, even as a child. So building replicas of the machines just seemed like a natural progression
How long have you been scale modelling for?
I returned to the hobby in my early 30s after having a family and settling down. I’ve been at it this time for about 20 years now.
Specialist area of Modelling?
No specialist but World War II Allied aircraft and Western jets from the 60s to the current day are my usual subject choices.
What is your favourite real subject of all time (aircraft, armour or maritime)?
Can’t pick a favourite
The best thing you’ve ever built?
1:48 Tamiya F-14A Tomcat
And finally: Most memorable Modelling disaster?
Leaving my resin Andover out on the summer sun to dry and coming back later to see the wings drooping
Scale Modelling Now
How long have you been a reviewer for?
About 12 months?
What made you get involved with SMN?
You asked me
What’s your favourite thing(s) about SMN?
It’s a great resource for build reviews
Favourite SMN review?
The last one
Sum yourself up in no more than five words.
A ham-fisted modeller
Biggest hobby/hobbies outside of Scale Modelling?
Indian or Thai
Three famous people who you admire
Sir Keith Park
Can’t think of a third
And finally…tell us a (clean) joke…
What do you call an alligator in a vest – An inves-tigator