Author: Mike Knotts

The box for AMT's "Ford Intercepter Police Car" model kit.

AMT’s “Ford Intercepter Police Car” Model Kit

When I was younger, I had three pretty distinct phases of modeling. Early on, my builds are almost exclusively sci-fi, or star/space ships. Between 10 and my early teens, I’d switched to cars. I...

The box for Testor's Ryan PT-20 Trainer model.

Testors’ “Ryan Aeronautical PT-20” Model Kit

When I first saw photos of Harrison Ford’s crashed airplane in Los Angeles, I thought, “That plane looks familiar”. It turns out that Ford’s World War II-era Ryan ST3KR Trainer is a revision of...

Amiga “Boing Ball” Wallpaper

Ever since it’s debut demo along-side the original Amiga, the Boing Ball has been a beloved icon. The demo, put together in just hours, and within hours of the Amiga’s launch at Winter 1984...