Sunday, February 4

Revell's February small scale releases our preview...

Five kits in small scale from Revell in February. These kits are cheap but also pretty simple. See them built up in our preview...

Revell's February small scale releases our preview...

Airbus A330-300 Lufthansa
From Revell
Product number: 03816
1/144th scale
Number of parts:105
Length:473 mm
Height:116 mm
Wingspan:412 mm
The Airbus A330-300 is a true masterpiece of engineering and has had a lasting impact on the aviation industry. As the most popular civil aircraft in its class, it offers a harmonious combination of range, comfort and economy. Lufthansa's "New Livery" represents the modernization of an airline steeped in tradition and captures the essence of progress and elegance.

The sprues of the kit
Kit Features:
105 highly detailed parts for an accurate 1:144 scale replica
High-quality parts with countersunk sheet metal joints for realistic surfaces
Carefully designed cockpit for an authentic look
Detailed nose gear with landing gear well for an impressive display
Decals for the Lufthansa "New Livery", easy to apply and accurate
Clear and understandable assembly instructions for smooth assembly
Additional accessories to personalize and perfect your model (if available)

From Revell
Product number:  05181
1/12000th scale
Number of parts:48
Length:188 mm
Width:30 mm
Height:60 mm
The Gneisenau was a battleship of the German Kriegsmarine that was in service during the Second World War. She became particularly famous for her participation in the battles in the Skagerrak. The finished dimensions of 188 mm long, 30 mm wide and 60 mm high make this model an impressive display piece. Special features such as an authentic decal and detailed deck highlight the quality and realism of this kit. 

The sprues of the kit
Kit features:
48 precisely manufactured parts
Authentic decals for realistic details
Detailed deck that brings the historic Gneisenau to life
Bonus: Historical information and pictures of the Gneisenau
Detailed deck: Each element has been carefully recreated to ensure historical accuracy
2024 reissue: Benefit from improved materials and state-of-the-art manufacturing techniques.

Jagdpanzer IV (L/70)
From Revell
Product number: 03359
1/76th scale
The Jagdpanzer IV L/70, a key tank of the German Wehrmacht, proved its strength particularly in long-range combat. As part of the 116th Panzer Division and 20th Panzer Division, it saw combat in the Ruhr and in Russia in 1944. With a scale of 1:76 and 83 parts, this kit is ideal for advanced model builders (level 4). The kit measures 112 mm in length, 39 mm in width and 25 mm in height.

Kit features:
Detailed model parts for the Jagdpanzer IV L/70
Diorama plate with replica of the ruins
A figure to represent a realistic scene
Decals for authentic versions: 116th Panzer Division (March 1945) and 20th Panzer Division (Russia 1944)
Detailed instructions for assembly
Authenticity: Detailed replica of the Jagdpanzer IV L/70.
Figure included: A figure to depict realistic scenes.
Diorama plate: A replica of a ruin for an atmospheric presentation.
2023 reissue: Updated parts for an even more accurate representation.

Eurofighter Typhoon - RAF
From Revell
Product number: 03796
1/144th scale
Length:111 mm
Height:37 mm
Wingspan:76 mm
The Eurofighter Typhoon dominates the skies as the latest generation of multi-role fighter aircraft with a top speed of Mach 2.0+. Whether in long- and close-range air combat or air-to-ground operations, its versatility and performance are second to none. With 63 carefully crafted parts, a length of 111 mm, a height of 37 mm and a wingspan of 76 mm, this model is ideal for experienced model builders (level 4). The Eurofighter Typhoon represents the latest generation of high-performance multi-role combat aircraft and impresses in our model kit with finely textured surfaces, a detailed cockpit, elaborate landing gear and two ASRAAM guided missiles especially for the RAF version. The included decal allows an authentic representation of the RAF versions of the Typhoon.
Kit features:
63 precisely manufactured parts
Detailed cockpit and landing gear
2 ASRAAM guided missiles
Decal for the RAF versions
Finely textured surfaces with recessed sheet metal joints
Highly detailed design for a realistic replica
Special equipment for the RAF version

S3/6 BR18 express locomotive with tender
From Revell
Product number: 02168
1/87th scale
Number of parts:154
Length:284 mm
Width:39 mm
Height:64 mm
The S 3/6 series was manufactured for the Royal Bavarian State Railway and the German Reichsbahn from 1908 to 1931. It was characterized by its smooth running and an output of 1830 HPi. This 1:87 scale kit consists of 154 finely crafted parts and faithfully reproduces the historical original with a length of 284 mm, a width of 39 mm and a height of 64 mm. The age recommendation is 13+ years, making this model the ideal project for experienced model builders. Special features such as the detailed boiler, smoke box, drive wheels and push rods as well as the tender and its chassis promise a realistic and challenging building experience.
Kit features:
Detailed boiler and smokebox
Drive wheels and push rods
Tender and detailed tender chassis
Decals for two versions: Deutsche Bahn and Deutsche Reichsbahn
Highly detailed parts for a realistic design
Special features that emphasize the authenticity of the model
Two different design options with decals

All of these new kits are available now from the Revell Website...