We were recently contacted by the folks at Time for Machines Models. They sent us a direct link to their Kick Starter page and 'my oh my'. This is not your every day styrene plastic model nor they are the fast growing popular photo etched metal kits either. These are tiny Da Vinci-esque' woks of art (see video below). They can be wound up after assembly and we can see all those gears in motion. This is
In the voice of Professor Farnsworth; GOOD NEWS EVERYONE! This is the ship we've been waiting for. The new upcoming Bandai 1/72 Millenium Falcon from Episode IV 'A New Hope'. This will go so nice with other previous models from Bandai from the OT. The The Y-Wing Starfighter, X-Wing and even the Red Squadron X-Wing Starfighter from Star Wars Rogue One. Doesn't seem like the subtitles on the promo video are enough to express the excitement of
Academy Releases New 1/700 Missouri BB-63-Modeler’s Edition Edison, New Jersey- Academy has announced the introduction of a new kit, (14223) 1/700 USS Missouri BB-63-Modeler’s Edition. This Iowa-class battleship will long be remembered as the site of Japan’s surrender to end WWII. “Mighty Mo” was considered the most powerful battleship of its time. Loaded with details, Academy has captured it in all its glory. It can be assembled either as a waterline model or with full hull. It
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 most significant Cold War jets to serve with Britain’s armed forces and one which provided sterling
Countdown to Savings Sale, New Items Every Week Attention, modelers. There's no better time than RIGHT NOW to enjoy big savings on Hasegawa and Italeri model kits! For the next six weeks, some of the most popular kits from these two legendary brands will be available at incredible discounts. You better act fast, though, because many are limited edition, and are sold on a "first-come, first-served" basis. The time to act is now! New products will be discounted
ATTENTION Star Wars Collectors! Limited Time Only! Revell® EXCLUSIVE Star Wars Build & Play™ Model kit Battle 2-pack just $24.99! Available only at Costco, the rare Revell Star Wars™ SnapTite® Build & Play™ Battle Pack includes the Star Wars MILLENNIUM FALCON and Star Wars First Order Special Forces TIE Fighter with realistic battle damage paint effects! Available for a limited time only, this battle pack makes a perfect gift for your little Star Wars fan or for the avid
You are the first to see the Revell Star Wars™ Snaptite® Build & Play™ plastic model kits. 3 exciting vehicles, all based on official CAD designs from the upcoming film. Battle action lights and sounds bring you into the Star Wars™ galaxy. Easy snap together assembly. No tools, paint or glue needed, perfect for ages 8+. Build them all! Available at Target, Hobby Lobby and Amazon.com on 9/30/2016. Star Destroyer available 10/21/16.
The B-52 can carry roughly 60,000lbs of ordnance. Eight times as much as the B-17 of a decade earlier. Added to that massive capacity is the extensive range which allowed it to fly all the way from Louisiana, strike targets in Iraq during the Gulf War, and make it home. Today, 25 years after the B-52 rocked Iraq, it's still flying. It's planned to continue in service until 2040-by which point it will be ninety.
Welcome to the latest edition of Workbench and your regular update from the fascinating world of Airfix modelling. We begin our latest blog with the exciting news that we have a BIG announcement for you this week and something that Workbench readers will be the first to hear about. You've been waiting for news of our 2017 range, and as we build towards the full 2017 range announcement we have the first exclusive reveal of
Hasegawa brings you a full set of innovators, explorers, and world record holders this month. The 104th Fighter Squadron spent more time at Bagram Air Base in Afghanistan than any other unit. Charles F. Blair flew his Mustang across the North Pole. A Porsche 926C fought its way to a win in the 1987 24 Hours of Le Mans. For even more machines that push the limits until they're gone, visit www.hasegawausa.com/coming-soon.html and preorder by
This month's Italeri release is all about opposites! The intense speed of Lamborghinis and the Mirage III versus the slow grinding of WWI. The peaceful and prosperous DAF 95 versus the indomitable and destructive Churchill tank. No matter the subject, Italeri brings painstaking detail to every model. For display pieces that look riveting, whether they're tearing up the track or the North African desert, choose Italeri. Four times the firepower, four times the fun! Lamborghini unveiled the