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This is where you will find our most comprehensive and challenging model builds. Ranging from super-detailed aircraft to formidable models of tanks and ships, our experts have all the skills and connections to show you how to make the very best of the most detailed kits on the market.

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

WING-FOLDING EDUARD’S 1/48 WILDCAT

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

BUILDING AIRFIX’S FALKLANDS VULCAN B.2 Feature Premium

BUILDING AIRFIX’S FALKLANDS VULCAN B.2

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

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

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

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

MAID OF HARLECH: ACADEMY 1/48 P-38F Feature Premium

MAID OF HARLECH: ACADEMY 1/48 P-38F

Steve Budd replicates a famous aircraft wreck using Academy's 1/48 P-38F Lightning.

DORA WINGS’ 1/48 VULTEE VENGEANCE Mk.II Feature Premium

DORA WINGS’ 1/48 VULTEE VENGEANCE Mk.II

Dean Large completes Dora Wings' limited-run 1/48 Vultee Vengeance Mk.II.

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NUNU 1/20 MCLAREN MP4/2C FULL BUILD

Oleh Makhortov explores 1980s Formula 1 with his NuNu 1/20 McLaren MP4/2C in 'Keke' Rosberg's livery.

TWENTIES STUNNER: ITALERI 1/12 BUGATTI TYPE 35B Feature Premium

TWENTIES STUNNER: ITALERI 1/12 BUGATTI TYPE 35B

Auto fans will love Garry Tobiss' super-neat build of Italeri's 1/12 Bugatti Type 35B, which is packed with detail.

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AFV Club 1/35 M548 to XM45E1 Conversion

Having detailed Dragon’s 1/35 M132 Flamethrower, John Paulding turns his attention to modifying AFV Club’s M548A1 into the type’s XM45E1 refueller

DANISH ‘HUN’: ESCI’S F-100D SUPER SABRE Feature Premium

DANISH ‘HUN’: ESCI’S F-100D SUPER SABRE

Kev Baxter completes the Tamiya boxing of ESCI's old 1/72 F-100D as a Danish Air Force machine at the point of touchdown.

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For Vendel! ICM’s 1/16 Viking Figure FULL BUILD!

Johan Augustsson boards the longship into the mists of past days to build the 1/16 Viking (IX Century) from ICM.