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TWO-SEAT ‘SKOL’ VIGGEN FROM SPECIAL HOBBY Review Premium

TWO-SEAT ‘SKOL’ VIGGEN FROM SPECIAL HOBBY

Chris Clifford

Having released a 1/72 two-seat Viggen four years ago, as part of a dual kit/reference book package, Special Hobby has now issued the model on its own.

Chris Clifford
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RNAD wagons arrive from Bachmann

MIKE WILD

A new collection of Royal Naval Armaments Depot wagons has been created by Bachmann for its narrow gauge collection. MIKE WILD inspects two of the new arrivals for ‘OO9’.

MIKE WILD
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Metropolitan Vickers Type 2 Co-Bo

EVAN GREEN-HUGHES

In the rush to modernise the railways in the 1950s many diesel designs were ordered straight off the drawing board. EVAN GREEN-HUGHES looks at the chequered history of one of the least successful, the Metropolitan Vickers Co-Bo.

EVAN GREEN-HUGHES
‘Devotion’ Corsair: Hasegawa’s 1/48 F4U-4 Feature Premium

‘Devotion’ Corsair: Hasegawa’s 1/48 F4U-4

Jan Maes

To celebrate the release of Korean War film 'Devotion', Read how the late Jan Maes replicated Tom Hudner's F4U-4 Corsair in 1/48 scale.

Jan Maes

AIRFIX-BRANDED BEVERAGES

Chris Clifford

Have a drying time break or mark the completion of your latest model with Airfix-branded Modeller's Brew Tea and Coffee.

Chris Clifford
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RAILWAY REALISM: Winter on the Line

EVAN GREEN-HUGHES

​Winter brings special challenges for the railway, with snow, ice and fog making operation particularly difficult. EVAN GREEN-HUGHES examines how the system coped in the past and today, highlighting some of the special equipment used.

EVAN GREEN-HUGHES

HIGH-END WORKSTATION FROM TYRELL

Chris Clifford

Online retailer Tyrell Models has released its awaited Workstation... a high-quality item that can organise a wealth of tools, paint brushes and much more.

Chris Clifford

LANDMARK FIGHTING FALCON SCHEMES

Chris Clifford

Decal manufacturer Two Bobs has just released sheet 48-280 Long Live the Viper! - offering five schemes for landmark production number airframes.

Chris Clifford
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The Beattie '0298' 2-4-0 Well Tanks

EVAN GREEN-HUGHES

Many steam locomotives were given second lives in industrial and heritage railway service but seldom did this happen on the main line network. EVAN GREEN-HUGHES takes a look at the Beattie well tanks, which first escaped the scrapman 116 years ago!

EVAN GREEN-HUGHES

NEW HIND BOXING FROM EDUARD

Chris Clifford

Eduard has, for the second time, released a 1/48 limited Edition Mi-24 package... this time it's the Hind E, with plentiful aftermarket and a choice reference book.

Chris Clifford