Eric grew up in Kalgoorlie-Boulder in Western Australia, and began modelling at an early age, building in every scale. After the traditional break from modelling in his mid-teens, Eric has modelled aircraft exclusively in 1/32 scale for the last seven years. Since returning to the hobby, he has become a multi-award winner at many different competitions around Australia and New Zealand.
Eric is currently a Dash-8 Captain for a large regional turboprop operator, and has interests that include aviation, modelling, and heavy metal music. He lives in Brisbane, in Queensland, Australia, with his wife and two children, and is a member of IPMS Queensland. Eric professes to being 39 years old.
Eric can be found on Facebook as Manscale Models.
Below is a selection of Eric’s models.