Detail and Scale Publishing

US publisher Detail & Scale has for many years been the go-to reference source for aircraft modellers. Now available in print and digital format, these quality publications offer superb photographs, colour artwork, line drawings, factory studies, detail close-ups and much more. Both propeller-driven and jet aircraft are explored, with legendary types such as the P-47, B-24, F-14, F-105 and FJ Fury to name just some examples.

DETAIL & SCALE B-24 REFERENCE Review Freemium

DETAIL & SCALE B-24 REFERENCE

Chris Clifford

Plan to build the B-24 or its derivatives? If so, Detail & Scale's recent reference book will be invaluable for detail.

Chris Clifford
DETAIL & SCALE P-47 BOOK Review Premium

DETAIL & SCALE P-47 BOOK

Chris Clifford

With the release of MiniArt's new-tool 1/48 P-47D just around the corner, why not treat yourself to Detail & Scale's superb new reference book on the type?

Chris Clifford
NEW F-105 REFERENCE FROM DETAIL & SCALE Review Freemium

NEW F-105 REFERENCE FROM DETAIL & SCALE

Chris Clifford

Cold War bruiser the F-105 Thunderchief is Detail & Scale's subject for it's latest softback reference book, which is also available digitally.

Chris Clifford

STEALTH FIGHTER BOOK FROM DETAIL & SCALE

Chris Clifford

Detail & Scale's reformatting of a 2006 Specialty Press book is useful for anyone building the fascinating F-117 Nighthawk 'Stealth Fighter'.

Chris Clifford

NEW A-6 REFERENCE FROM DETAIL & SCALE

If you have A-6 Intruder builds planned, Detail & Scale's latest book is a superb reference asset for colour schemes and airframe subtleties.

DETAIL & SCALE’S TOMCAT CLOSE-UP

If 'Top Gun: Maverick' has rekindled your desire to build an F-14, or you're a die-hard fan of the type, Detail & Scale’s new book is the ideal reference.

CARRIER-BORNE ‘MUD-MOVERS’ BOOK BY DETAIL & SCALE

If carrier-borne 'mud-moving' aircraft fuel your modelling desires, Detail & Scale's new book is a superb reference.

THIRD STUDY OF THE TOMCAT

If you have the first two instalments of the Detail & Scale F-14 Tomcat books, you won't want to miss Part 3, which looks at Prototypes, Test, Evaluation and Adversary Aircraft. It's packed with great reference, to help get your kit builds on another level in terms of accuracy.

NORTH AMERICAN’S CARRIER FIGHTER REVISITED

Detail & Scale's second volume on the FJ Fury covers the FJ-4 and -4B variants, and it's a splendid reference if you have these aircraft on your build list... especially as it appraises available kits.

NEW TOMCAT REFERENCE

With Atlantic Fleet F-14 Squadrons already under its belt, Detail & Scale now offers coverage of Pacific Fleet Tomcat operators.