Moebius 1/25 Plymouth Belvedere I

Moebius 1/25 Plymouth Belvedere I

The 1965 Plymouth Belvedere came in 3 series: the economy valued Belvedere I, the Belvedere II and the sporty Satellite. The Satellite was at the top of the line-up and offered in More »

The Derelict from Lost in Space

The Derelict from Lost in Space

John Robinson is adrift in space after his safety line snaps when he leaves the Jupiter 2 to make vital repairs to the ship. Maureen suits up and leaves the ship to More »

Eduard’s Jug over Germany P-47

Eduard’s Jug over Germany P-47

I’ve always been drawn to the P-47…I think the Thunderbolt represents to me one of the magnificent “muscle” planes of WWII. I’ve built a couple of “Jugs”, but mostly the 1:32 Hasegawa More »

Trumpeter Soviet Aerosan RF-8/GAZ-98

Trumpeter Soviet Aerosan RF-8/GAZ-98

The Russians used aerosans for reconnaissance and light raiding in northern areas where their light plywood skis allowed them to move quickly over the deep snow where other heavy vehicles would be More »

Tamiya Bradley M2A2 Infantry Fighting Vehicle ODS

Tamiya Bradley M2A2 Infantry Fighting Vehicle ODS

Production of the M2 Infantry Fighting Vehicles began in 1980. Based on operations in the Gulf War in 1991, a further improved M2A2 ODS (Operation Desert Storm) was later developed in 1996. More »

 

Tamiya ’98 Toyota Corolla WRC 1/24

In its long and illustrious career in the World Rally Championships, Toyota has mainly used the Celica as its flagship. In 1997, however, a rule change in the WRC presented Toyota with a chance to demonstrate its innovation. Permission was granted to equip the base of the Toyota’s widely marketed production car with a turbo-charge and four-wheel drive system, as […] Continue Reading…

Revell Germany F-16 Mlu “Solo Display”

The F-16 is still one of the most successful combat aircraft in the world. In the mid-1990’s a Mid-Life Update (MLU) modernization program was started with the aim of up-rating the European F-16’s combat effectiveness. In 2009 the Dutch Air Force prepared a F-16 (MLU) in a very attractive livery for solo displays. The aircraft was given an orange […] Continue Reading…

1/48 Stearman PT-17 Plastic Model Kit

Stearman aircraft are twin-seat biplanes first built in the mid-1930s and popularized by their use as a trainer for military pilots. Thousands of these aircraft rolled off assembly lines and introduced American pilots to the fundamentals of being a pilot. When the war ended, thousands of surplus trainers went on to do every civilian job from crop dusting to […] Continue Reading…

Merry Christmas to our loyal MKR visitors

Hello fellow model kit builder.

I admit that this entry is a bit late but not that late. We haven’t posted much lately due to the holiday season this year. There are several projects in which we are working at the time but the extra festive season along with relatives visiting us is holding us back. Not to mention that […] Continue Reading…

1/48 BOULTON PAUL DEFIANT Mk1 by AirFix

99 parts in grey injection moulded plastic; 14 parts in clear plastic; markings for two aircraft. An interesting subject, as it became obsolete just as it came in to service. The Boulton Paul Defiant was a British interceptor aircraft that served with the Royal Air Force (RAF) during the Second World War. The Defiant was designed and built by […] Continue Reading…

Hasegawa 1/24 Porsche 962C OMRON

Porsche has created countless competitors over the years. However, the 962C remains one of the brand’s best designs over thirty years after its original release. The 962C competed in 1989’s All Japan Sports Prototype Car Endurance Championship, where it took on Fuji Speedway’s ten taut turns and impressive 0.9 mile (1.5 km) long straights.

Let’s very briefly examine the evidence. […] Continue Reading…

DeAgostini Millenium Falcon now as a full kit

While we are with Edition 47 just before the half-time of the 100-volume construction of the Millennium Falcon of DeAgostini, UK model builders can already look forward to the finished Falcon. Once the Abonnoments this is now as a complete kit in English Online Store of Model Space surfaced.
Complete Limited Edition De Agostini Millenium Falcon kit.
The Millennium Falcon is […] Continue Reading…

1/35 Academy M4A3 with Newly Tooled Parts

Academy releases updated 1/35 M4A3 (76)W “Battle of the Bulge” U.S. Main Battle tank (13500). Newly tooled parts include engine deck, late version VVSS (Vertical Volute Spring Suspension) and accessories. Produced with Academy’s typical attention to detail, the kit features accurately reproduced 76mm main gun and 12.7mm machine gun; T48 track with Duckbill extenders, photo etched parts and a […] Continue Reading…

New 1/72 Phantom FG.1 from Airfix

STOP PRESS New Tooling Announcement for the Scale ModelWorld Show.
Airfix are proud to announce that the latest addition to their 1/72nd scale kit range will be a newly tooled example of the magnificent British McDonnell Douglas FG.1 Phantom II. Produced to the exacting standards modellers have come to expect from Airfix kits, this new model marks one of the […] Continue Reading…

The baron and his funfdecker fokker by Revell 2016

Baron von Rot stood at attention. His commander, Air Marshal von Blitzkrieg, was there to award him the highest order of the Iron Cross – the Crossed Dog Bones! The baron had shown great bravery and mastery of the skies in his “Dog Fight” with the enemy ace code-named “K-9.” But in the back his mind – having seen […] Continue Reading…

1/25 Revell Bronco NEW!

For thirty years, the Ford Bronco was the top 2-door SUV available in America. It offered good off-road mobility and high engine power as well as more seating than traditional light trucks. Many models featured popular removable tops and hosts of equipment options. Overall, the mark was far from a record breaker in terms of sales, but it was […] Continue Reading…

New Airfix Boeing B-17G Flying Fortress 1:72

Airfix just announced a 1/72 scale Boeing B-17 G in new tooling, I must say Its was about time for a new tool version of this Iconic World War Two Aircraft, so we need to compare it with the latest version of Academy and see how much have improved this new kit, in the meantime check the fantastic pictures […] Continue Reading…