Intermediate build

Step up to the next level of scale modelling and learn new skills from experts in their field. The Intermediate Builds section brings together the latest and past features from Airfix Model World in one place - and it's fully searchable too using the drop-down menus below. Discover how to get the best from aircraft, military, maritime and auto kits right here.

SPECIAL HOBBY HI TECH 1/32 VIETNAM COBRA Feature Premium

SPECIAL HOBBY HI TECH 1/32 VIETNAM COBRA

Gary Tobiss

Garry Tobiss switches from 1/48 scale to tackle Special Hobby's 1/32 Hi Tech AH-1G Cobra.

Gary Tobiss
FREIGHTDOG BAC MUSTARD Feature Premium

FREIGHTDOG BAC MUSTARD

Chris Clifford

Chris Clifford enjoys a refreshingly different subject with his build of Freightdog's 1/72 BAC Mustard Lifting-Body.

Chris Clifford
COMPLETING AIRFIX’S SPITFIRE Mk.XVIII Feature Premium

COMPLETING AIRFIX’S SPITFIRE Mk.XVIII

Alan Price

Alan Price breaks away from his usual early Spitfire sub-types to tackle Airfix's recent 1/48 Griffon-powered Mk.XVIII.

Alan Price
TAKOM’S 1/72 SILBERVOGEL AND PAYLOAD SUITE Feature Premium

TAKOM’S 1/72 SILBERVOGEL AND PAYLOAD SUITE

Huw Morgan

Huw Morgan delves into the 'what-if' German Luftwaffe with his build of Takom's 1/72 Silbervogel bomber and atomic payload suite.

Huw Morgan
DORA WINGS 1/48 P-43 LANCER Feature Premium

DORA WINGS 1/48 P-43 LANCER

José Pires

José Pires completes Dora Wings' limited-run 1/48 P-43 Lancer, relying solely on acrylics for its finishing.

José Pires
RYE FIELD M1 ASSAULT BREACHER VEHICLE Feature Premium

RYE FIELD M1 ASSAULT BREACHER VEHICLE

Gary Radford

Gary Radford tackles an unorthodox vehicle build with Rye Field's 1/35 mine-breaching M1 Assault Breacher.

Gary Radford
ICM BEECHCRAFT MODEL 18 Feature Premium

ICM BEECHCRAFT MODEL 18

Ethan Williams

A frequent US airshow participant is replicated by Ethan Williams with ICM's 1/48 Beechcraft C18S 'Magic by Moonlight'.

Ethan Williams
TAMIYA F-35A LIGHTNING II COMPLETED Feature Premium

TAMIYA F-35A LIGHTNING II COMPLETED

Mike Williams

Mike Williams discovers that a stealth fighter can be packed with detail, in his build of Tamiya's new-tool 1/48 F-35A.

Mike Williams
Das Werk LARC-V Full Build Feature Premium

DAS WERK LARC-V FULL BUILD

Gary Radford

Gary Radford replicates a fascinating Vietnam War amphibian with Das Werk's 1/35 LARC-V.

Gary Radford
AIRFIX 1/48 BUCCANEER S.2B COMPLETED Feature Premium

AIRFIX 1/48 BUCCANEER S.2B COMPLETED

Chris Jones

Chris Jones' explores the First Gulf War with his build of Airfix's new 1/48 Buccaneer S.2B in 'Desert Pink'.

Chris Jones