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MINIART ADAPTS 1/35 PaK 40 Review Premium

MINIART ADAPTS 1/35 PaK 40

Chris Clifford

Military modellers keen on towed weaponry will welcome MiniArt's decision to offer a Late Production Pak 40 anti-tank gun.

Chris Clifford

AIRFIX 1/72 Bf 109E-4 RETURNS WITH NEW DECALS

Chris Clifford

Airfix's splendid 1/72 Bf 109E-4 is available again after a six-year hiatus... and it has a new colour scheme.

Chris Clifford

NEW IBG 1/72 ACCESSORIES

Chris Clifford

IBG's new 1/72 3D-printed resin upgrades comprise seats, radiators and venturis for its own PZL 11/24 fighters, and wheels for Bedford QL trucks.

Chris Clifford
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ICM’S DIORAMA-READY CH-54 TARHE KITS

Stu Fone

ICM has released updated versions of its recent 1/35 CH-54A Tarhe, complete with new parts and markings

Stu Fone
X-SCALE’S 1/144 DOUGLAS DC-8-32 Feature Premium

X-SCALE’S 1/144 DOUGLAS DC-8-32

Massimo Santarossa

Massimo Santarossa tackles X-Scale's debut model... a 1/144 Douglas DC-8-32 airliner.

Massimo Santarossa
NEW MMP/STRATUS’ SPITFIRE Mk.IX PROFILES BOOK News Freemium

NEW MMP/STRATUS SPITFIRE Mk.IX PROFILES BOOK

Chris Clifford

If you enjoy building Spitfires, the new profiles book from MMP/Stratus offers heaps of inspiration for Mk.IX projects.

Chris Clifford

Bolton Model Show 2024

Stu Fone

Bolton IPMS recently held its annual show at the Toughsheet Community (née Macron)  Stadium.

Stu Fone
KOVOZÁVODY PROSTĚJOV’S NEW 1/72 AERO Ae-45 FAMILY Review Premium

KOVOZÁVODY PROSTĚJOV’S NEW 1/72 AERO Ae-45 FAMILY

Chris Clifford

If you're looking for a less obvious aircraft type, or you favour the machines built by Aero, don't miss KP's new 1/72 Ae-45 family.

Chris Clifford
REVELL B-24D LIBERATOR COMPLETED Feature Premium

REVELL B-24D LIBERATOR COMPLETED

Matthew Porter

Building Revell's reissue of Monogram's 1/48 B-24D Liberator prompts a wave of nostalgia in Matthew Porter.

Matthew Porter
NEW P-400 AIRACOBRA BOXING BY ARMA HOBBY News Freemium

NEW P-400 AIRACOBRA BOXING BY ARMA HOBBY

Chris Clifford

Arma Hobby's 1/72 P-400 Airacobra - first issued in a combined boxing with the firm's F4F Wildcat - has now been released on its own with new parts and decals.

Chris Clifford
F-15 REFERENCE FROM SCHIFFER Review Freemium

F-15 REFERENCE FROM SCHIFFER

Chris Clifford

If you're a novice with building the F-15 and need wallet-friendly reference, Schiffer's recent hardback on the type is worth considering.

Chris Clifford
NEW 1/48 P-47D BOXING FROM MINIART News Freemium

NEW 1/48 P-47D BOXING FROM MINIART

Chris Clifford

MiniArt's 1/48 new-tool Thunderbolt family has grown with the addition of a fresh P-47D-30RE with the dorsal fin fillet.

Chris Clifford
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NEW FLOWER CLASS FROM BLACK CAT

Stu Fone

Black Cat Models has recently released a gorgeous new 1/350 Flower-class corvette, HMCS Snowberry K166

Stu Fone
1/350 WATERBORNE AIRCRAFT FROM BLACK CAT MODELS News Freemium

1/350 WATERBORNE AIRCRAFT FROM BLACK CAT MODELS

Chris Clifford

Naval modellers will love Black Cat Models' new 1/350 floatplanes and flying boats, which are 3D-printed and ooze fine detail. Folded-wing options are available.

Chris Clifford
WING-FOLDING EDUARD’S 1/48 WILDCAT Feature Premium

WING-FOLDING EDUARD’S 1/48 WILDCAT

Anders Isaksson

Anders Isaksson transforms Eduard's 1/48 Wildcat with the firm's bespoke, 3D-printed wing-fold set.

Anders Isaksson
NEW BRITISH AIRCRAFT SPECIFICATIONS BOOK FROM AIR-BRITAIN Review Freemium

NEW BRITISH AIRCRAFT SPECIFICATIONS BOOK FROM AIR-BRITAIN

Chris Clifford

Air-Britain has published its second volume examining British Aircraft Specifications, this time focusing on 1950 to 1976... and there's plenty of reference for modellers.

Chris Clifford
BORDER MODEL ‘KHARKOV’ TIGER I BOXING Review Premium

BORDER MODEL ‘KHARKOV’ TIGER I BOXING

Chris Clifford

Border Model has again adapted its new-tool 1/35 Tiger I to portray tanks seen at the February 1943 Battle of Kharkov.

Chris Clifford
BUILDING AIRFIX’S FALKLANDS VULCAN B.2 Feature Premium

BUILDING AIRFIX’S FALKLANDS VULCAN B.2

Huw Morgan

Huw Morgan tackles the re-released 1/72 Avro Vulcan B.2 from Airfix, adding aftermarket details and corrections along the way.

Huw Morgan

EDUARD BRISTOL FIGHTER RETURNS

Chris Clifford

World War One aviation enthusiasts can celebrate the return of Eduard's 1/48 Bristol F.2B as a Weekend Edition kit, with new markings.

Chris Clifford
REFRESHED ZLIN Z-142 FROM KP Review Freemium

REFRESHED ZLIN Z-142 FROM KP

Chris Clifford

If you're into trainers, don't miss KP's reissue of its 1/72 Zlin Z-142, with fresh colour schemes.

Chris Clifford
SECOND ‘FLYING COLOURS’ BOOK FROM MMP News Freemium

SECOND ‘FLYING COLOURS’ BOOK FROM MMP

Chris Clifford

Inspiring illustrations and useful scale drawings fill the second volume in Richard J Caruana's Flying Colours book series, available now...

Chris Clifford
NEW DORA WINGS 1/48 P-47C News Freemium

NEW DORA WINGS 1/48 P-47C

Chris Clifford

Dora Wings' treatment of Republic's Thunderbolt in 1/48 now includes a kit of the P-47C in -2-RE/-5-RE guise, with the requisite structural changes and great nose art.

Chris Clifford

BETTER ILLUMINATION FROM CRAFT LIGHTING

Stu Fone

Lighting specialists Craft Lighting has a superb range of lights suitable for modellers; here we examine three new products

Stu Fone
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EDUARD’S NEW-TOOL 1/48 Bf 109K

Stu Fone

Having delighted modellers with its recent 1/48 Bf 109G-series kits, Eduard has now turned its attention to the type’s successor – and final production – variant, the Bf 109K-4.

Stu Fone
SPECIAL HOBBY HI TECH 1/32 VIETNAM COBRA Feature Premium

SPECIAL HOBBY HI TECH 1/32 VIETNAM COBRA

Gary Tobiss

Garry Tobiss switches from 1/48 scale to tackle Special Hobby's 1/32 Hi Tech AH-1G Cobra.

Gary Tobiss

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SACRED MOUNTAIN: BUILDING KAJIKA’S 1/700 HIEI (1915) Feature Premium

SACRED MOUNTAIN: BUILDING KAJIKA’S 1/700 HIEI (1915)

Andy Davies

Andy Davies flexes his maritime modelling muscles on Kajika's stunning Japanese 1915 imperial battlecruiser Hiei

Andy Davies
COMPLETING SPECIAL HOBBY’S NEW 1/72 THUNDERSTREAK Feature Freemium

COMPLETING SPECIAL HOBBY’S NEW 1/72 THUNDERSTREAK

Chris Clifford

Editor at Large Chris Clifford has a pleasing experience with Special Hobby's new-tool 1/72 F-84F Thunderstreak which is available to purchase from the Key Model World Shop.

Chris Clifford
NEW-TOOL 1/72 FAIREY DELTA 2 FROM DORA WINGS Review Premium

NEW-TOOL 1/72 FAIREY DELTA 2 FROM DORA WINGS

Chris Clifford

Modellers who favour experimental aircraft have reason to rejoice with the release of Dora Wings' new-tool 1/72 Fairey Delta FD.2... reviewed in full here.

Chris Clifford

RESIN PILOTS AND B-26 WHEELS FROM PLUS MODEL

Chris Clifford

Plus Model has released two different sets of wheels for 1/48 B-26 Marauders, along with a 1/32 F-86 pilot and two aircrew for 1/48 Mosquitos.

Chris Clifford