Academy 1/35 M1A2 Abrams SEP TUSK II/V2

Academy 1/35 M1A2 Abrams SEP TUSK II/V2

During the 2003 Invasion of Iraq, the U.S. deployed its latest M1A2 Abrams main battle tanks and these continued to be used in Iraq during the subsequent occupation period. Due to the More »

Built Moebius Cylon Raider Model

Built Moebius Cylon Raider Model

Frak! Just when I was having the most fun with this build, it came to an end. Among other projects we are simultaneously working on, this build took me a sectar to 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 »

Airfix 1/72 Hawk Red Arrows

Airfix 1/72 Hawk Red Arrows

The Red Arrows, officially known as the Royal Air Force Aerobatic Team, is the aerobatics display team of the Royal Air Force based at RAF Scampton. The team was formed in late More »

Built Academy RQ-7B UAV

Built Academy RQ-7B UAV

A few weeks ago we presented a quick view of the sprues here. I have been working this model kit in between breaks from other builds. It is a simple kit and More »

Hasegawa Hughes 500MD Defender ‘IDF’

Hasegawa Hughes 500MD Defender ‘IDF’

The successful Hughes 500/MD 500 series began life in response to a US Army requirement for a light observation helicopter.Hughes’ Model 369 won the contest against competition from Bell and Hiller. The More »

 

New Pictures of the 1/48 Tamiya F-14A

This set of pictures of the upcoming Tamiya F-14A in 1/48 scale surfaced yesterday thanks to Tamiya USA. Judging by the look of these images, Tamiya has done a great job with the sought after 1/48 F-14A. From my old unfinished F-14 from Hasegawa, all I remember is frustration and the great amount of cursing.

Enjoy these pictures of the […] Continue Reading…

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Moebius Batman vs Superman Batmobile Transkit

The wait if over my Batfriends. We are pleased to announce the release of new multi media transkit set for the great Moebius Batman vs Superman Batmobile model kit from Green Strawberry. We gave a hint a couple of months ago that this kit was being developed by Lukas and Team over at Green Strawberry. Striving for the best […] Continue Reading…

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100th Anniversary of the Tank

Dominating the battlefield for 100 years, the tank was initially designed to break the stalemate of trench warfare and provide infantry units with a mobile, armored base of fire that would give them a significant tactical advantage. Since that time, the tank has developed into an essential component of any integrated military force, whilst always challenging designers to find […] Continue Reading…

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Miniart European Tram with Crew & Passengers

Miniart is relaunching his fantastic European Tram, now with the crew, passenger, the base with the Electric Poles and a lot more, take a look to this unique new release and grab yours before they are gone for good this time!

Kit Highlights
Box contains  models  of  tram with tram supports, base, street accessories, tram crew with passengers. Kit […] Continue Reading…

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1/35 Dragon Models Jagdpanzer IV A-0

Dragon Models Unveil another of his famous Jagdpanzer IV this time the A-o version based on the previous kit #6369 with new parts. Also this new kit replace the previous version from 2005 on the Imperial Series Jagdpanzer IV A-0.

The History*

Germany based its Jagdpanzer IV tank destroyer on the chassis of the ubiquitous and reliable Panzer IV tank. The […] Continue Reading…

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BANDAI 1/72 TIE INTERCEPTOR

Bandai continue to expand his 1/72 scale line of Star Wars Ships, this time brings us the long awaited Tie Interceptor. The kit include the pilot that can be pose as open or close cabin, decals, laser shots, and a stand.

History of the Tie Interceptor*

This particular fighter was the direct result of advancements developed for Darth Vader’s TIE Advanced […] Continue Reading…

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1/48 “AREA-88” F-8E Crusader “Shin Kazama” Limited Edition

Area 88 is a Japanese manga series by Kaoru Shintani serialized between 1979 and 1986. The story is about a young pilot named Shin Kazama and his experiences at Area 88, a mercenary air force base secluded in the desert of a war torn country. Shin goes from head of his class at a world-renowned aviation school dating the […] Continue Reading…

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Academy B-17E ‘Pacific Theater’

The B-17E (299-O) was an extensive redesign of that used in previous models up to the B-17D. The most obvious change was a redesigned vertical stabilizer, originally developed for the Boeing 307 by George S. Schairer. The new fin had a distinctive shape for the time, with the other end of the fuselage retaining the well-framed, ten panel bombardier’s […] Continue Reading…

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Revell Master Series 1/48 Tie Fighter

TIE -Twin Ion Engine- series starfighters shared a general design form of a roughly spherical or cylindrical cockpit pod attached to a set of solar panels. The cockpit and panels could be supplemented by other modules for ordnance or other functions. Their overall design bore a large resemblance to the Human eye, which led to several members of the […] Continue Reading…

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ICM 1/35 Model T 1917 Ambulance

ICM is cooking a new mold for his WWI Model T ambulance, take a look! This particular kit is the very first attempt by ICM to release a Model T 1917 Ambulance plastic kit in 1:35 scale into the market.

Kit Highlights

MODEL KIT No 35661

Highly Detailed Chassis and Engine

4 Versions decal sheet included

 

 

 

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Revell ’91 Ford F-350 Duallie Pickup

This Ford pickup was designed for heavy hauling. It is instantly recognizable by its dual rear wheels and fiberglass extended rear fenders. Specifically, it was developed to handle 5th wheel trailers, where the trailer connection is in the center of the pickup bed. To pull large trailers, this F-350 is powered by a 7.5 liter V-8 engine, equipped with […] Continue Reading…

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1/24 Hasegawa Honda N360

Conceptually similar to the Volkswagen® Beetle, the Honda N360 was a small, light passenger vehicle developed in Japan during the late sixties. It was powered by an air-cooled inline 2-cylinder engine small enough that the spare tire could fit in the hood space next to the engine block. In essence, the purpose of this rather boxy vehicle was to […] Continue Reading…

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