Saturday, April 13

Preview: Lathe Machine from MiniArt in 35th scale

MiniArt powers our dioramas with new plastic kits that were previously only the space of resin & obscure kit makers. This massive lathe is their latest workshop accessory in 1/35th scale. We look at it in our preview...

Preview: Lathe Machine from MiniArt in 35th scale

Lathe Machine
From MiniArt
1/35th scale
Kit No#35660
One lathe included
Product Link in the MiniArt Website
The subject: Lathes in the workshops in the middle of the century.
The metal and woodworking lathes of fabricators are some of the most useful tools in any repair station or workshop. Often the metal lathes were of a larger size and they stand like monoliths in any workshop. These are often still in operation today as they were built so solidly. Theoretically, this lathe could be an any workshop you could make in a diorama. Heavy industry would be of course the most applicable.

The kit from MiniArt:
This kit is seen here firstly in CAD form as we look at the breakdown of the kit. The coloured blue shaded denote the 
These drawings covert well to plastic, as we see the two sprues that make this kit , a fairly simple night in making this up we would think...
MiniArt's model makers have put this kit together already so it must be near the final phase of manufacture. There are plenty of nice details in this kit, and we think that showing it in an older and well used condition would suit a lot of modellers very well. 

A walk around of the kit...

This kit from MiniArt will soon be available - Until then, keep an eye on the MiniArt's website or just look in here for more info on MiniArt’s new stuff.