USS Enterprise-D

I spent five years on-and-off building this model of the USS Enterprise-D from Star Trek: The Next Generation, finishing it in 1993. I started with the AMT/Ertl kit and made MAJOR modifications which included cutting over 1000 windows into the hull, installing a lighting system using five 6″ fluorescent tubes, adding blinking running lights, upgrading […]

Star Wars Models

These are a selection of MPC Star Wars kits I built in 1980s. All have been modified to some extent. shuttle tydirium For this kit I added several forms of lighting. I built a compartment to house two flashlight bulbs to illuminate the engines. These bulbs also lit the fiber optics I ran to the […]