1/48 scale models

1/48 scale is the ideal half-way house between ensuring really great detail, and finished models that aren't too big for display. The choice is myriad, with almost all major kit manufacturers producing quality items in this scale.

KINETIC REISSUES 1/48 PUCARÁ News Freemium

KINETIC REISSUES 1/48 PUCARÁ

Kinetic has reissued its 1/48 FMA IA-58 Pucará with new markings for a captured airframe operated by the UK's A&AEE at Boscombe Down.

NEW HURRICANE BOXINGS FROM ARMA HOBBY News Freemium

NEW HURRICANE BOXINGS FROM ARMA HOBBY

Arma Hobby has released two new Hawker Hurricane boxings in 1/72 and 1/48 - the former allowing replication of Mk.IIa/b/c airframes, while the latter is a Sea Hurricane.

SPECIAL HOBBY 1/48 NC.710 MARTINET REVIEW Review Premium

SPECIAL HOBBY 1/48 NC.701 MARTINET REVIEW

Special Hobby has reworked its 1/48 Siebel Si 204 to offer a licence-built Nord NC.701 Martinet, with markings for French, Polish and Swedish airframes.

NEW KAGERO MESSERSCHMITT Bf 110C BOOK/DECAL PACKAGE News Premium

NEW KAGERO MESSERSCHMITT Bf 110C BOOK/DECAL PACKAGE

If you're considering builds of Messerschmitt's Bf 110, don't miss Kagero's new Topcolors book and decal package, offering 1/72 and 1/48 markings mainly for the Bf 110C.

AIRFIX’S NEW 1/48 BRISTOL BULLDOG Feature Premium

AIRFIX’S NEW 1/48 BRISTOL BULLDOG

Learn about the detail and clever design worked into Airfix's all-new 1/48 Bristol Bulldog Mk.II, finished beautifully here by Chris Jones.

REVISED EDUARD 1/48 HELLCAT BOXING News Freemium

REVISED EDUARD 1/48 HELLCAT BOXING

Eduard has recently issued a revised Weekend Edition of its 1/48 F6F-3 Hellcat.

KAGERO UKRAINE AT WAR PART 1 BOOK/DECAL COMBO Review Freemium

KAGERO UKRAINE AT WAR PART 1 BOOK/DECAL COMBO

If it's topicality you seek, Kagero's new Topcolors 'Ukraine at War Part 1' book offers plenty of reference, plus decals in three different scales.

TWO BOBS’ NEW 1/48 F-16C CAJUN AGGRESSOR DECALS

Two Bobs' latest 1/48 decal sheet offers cool markings for F-16C Block 30B airframes of the Nellis-based 706th Aggressor Squadron.

DORA WINGS’ NEW P-47B THUNDERBOLT Feature Premium

DORA WINGS’ NEW P-47B THUNDERBOLT

Building Dora Wings' new 1/48 P-47B Thunderbolt is a satisfying experience for Garry Tobiss, regardless of its limited-run format.

ASK’S NEW UPGRADES FOR MINIART 1/48 P-47D News Freemium

ASK’S NEW UPGRADES FOR MINIART 1/48 P-47D

ASK Distribution has released various mixed-media upgrades for MiniArt's recent 1/48 new-tool P-47D Thunderbolt kits.