Fisher Model & Pattern from the USA have shown off more pictures of their resin 1/32 F4D-1 Skyray – one of the earlier fighters the at served with the US Navy, then the Marines in the fifties and early sixties. This early interceptor was a record breaker and well regarded interceptor until more capable ( but not anymore beautiful) fighters of the sixties took it's crown. Now we have pictures of the completed kit - due in the next month or so this is looking like a stunning kit to add to your stash - or your diplay shelf if you actually like to build models!
Friday, September 28
Thursday, September 27
Squadron/Signal Publications has sent us their latest book to read and show off to you – from the excellent and detail packed “Walk Around” series that modellers seem to love this book’s subject is on a very popular Luftwaffe aircraft – the He-111. We will take you through what we like and maybe didn’t like in our review.
Wednesday, September 26
Tuesday, September 25
I have long loved the angular shape of the Delta Dagger – the sleek lines and internal missile bays were just so cool and the sharp nose and sharper canopy just ooze 60’s sex appeal (if that can be attributed to a jet?) Now in 1/72 Meng show us their new kit that captures the lines of this cold war interceptor very well – let’s look at the Daggers they have made in our preview…
Friday, September 21
Wednesday, September 19
Tuesday, September 18
We have been lucky enough to have seen a few books from Canfora Publishing already – their excellent AFV photo Album and the inspirational “Panther” books were a standard of book to be envied by others and a goal for modellers to aim for in their own work, Now Canfora has a new book on the StuG III and it looks every bit as good as it’s predecessors, let’s have a look at it in our preview…
Monday, September 17
Sunday, September 16
Verlinden has been listening to our pleas it seems - For a long time the larger scale aircraft guys have been looking for some airfield accessories in 1/32 scale, and now modern day and WWI stuff is popping up in their product list. We have a look and build one of the latest and undoubtedly one of the most popular add-ons just released by V.P.
Friday, September 14
Mr.Black Productions has released some excellent books on figure modelling that have harnessed some of the most talented modellers in the world doing what they do best – documenting the making of some amazing award winning figures - "Scale Model Handbook 4, Figure Modelling 4" features the painting skills of some of the best – I’ll hand over to Stelios from Mr.Black to tell you more..
Thursday, September 13
Monday, September 10
The lovers of Obscure tanks will be in heaven over the next month or so – with the release of Meng’s A-39 Tortoise and now with the impending release from the Japanese company Amusing Hobby of the Panzer VII Löwe as opposition – the ideas are forming for a diorama in my head already!! Let’s have a look at some of the preview images we have of the model…
Sunday, September 9
Saturday, September 8
Ampersand Publishing has sent us their latest in the series of Allied-Axis books – these books as are small, inexpensive and filled with walk around and period photographs of a few different machines which are examined in detail each in turn. Great for modellers and military machine enthusiasts alike – we get to check no 28 out – come and have a look…
Thursday, September 6
Tuesday, September 4
Alpine Miniatures has sent us their latest figure combo of two individuals that make a small set – the 1/35th German Motorcyclist Set look a great match for your new sidecar diorama – but do the set match up to the others with the high standard we are used to from Alpine ? Let’s examine what comes in the box and build the figures to show you what we think of them.
Monday, September 3
Add On Parts do just like their name says – supply great additions to what you may already have to enhance your diorama. This month’s releases see a wide range of diorama accessories in 35th scale from Ammo for your Russian tank to some tiles for your curb – we will give you a short preview of what is on offer this month..