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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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Enter our free prize draw and you have the chance of winning superb Detail & Scale softback books.

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
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SPECIAL HOBBY’S 1/48 AIRSPEED OXFORD RETURNS

Stu Fone

The RAF’s ‘airborne classroom’ returns in 1/48 scale, thanks to a re-issue of Special Hobby’s Airspeed Oxford Mk.I

Stu Fone
FREIGHTDOG BAC MUSTARD Feature Premium

FREIGHTDOG BAC MUSTARD

Chris Clifford

Chris Clifford enjoys a refreshingly different subject with his build of Freightdog's 1/72 BAC Mustard Lifting-Body.

Chris Clifford
CRÉCY MISTEL BOOK REVIEW Review Freemium

CRÉCY MISTEL BOOK REVIEW

Chris Clifford

If you fancy building Luftwaffe's World War Two Mistel aircraft composites, there's no better reference then Crécy’s revised book on the subject.

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

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

STEVE BUDD

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

STEVE BUDD
NEW ARMA HOBBY HURRICANES News Premium

NEW ARMA HOBBY HURRICANES

Chris Clifford

Arma's Hobby's stunning 1/48 Hurricane parts appear in two new boxings from the firm, representing Mk.IIc and Mk.IIb airframes... the former having 3D-printed extras.

Chris Clifford

RE-WORKED PANZER TRACTS BOOK – Sf. ARTILLERIE

Chris Clifford

Modellers planning builds of German self-propelled artillery shouldn't miss the revised Panzer Tracts volume covering vehicles such as the Wespe and Hummel.

Chris Clifford
BORDER MODEL 1/35 LATE HUMMEL IN-BOX REVIEW Review Premium

BORDER MODEL 1/35 LATE HUMMEL IN-BOX REVIEW

Chris Clifford

Border Model's1/35 Late Production Hummel is a fine option for modellers who favour tracked artillery subjects. Read our in-box review.

Chris Clifford

LIANG ACCESSORIES NOW STOCKED BY TYRELL MODELS

Chris Clifford

Military modellers especially can benefit from the Liang Model tools/accessories now being stocked by the UK's Tyrell Models.

Chris Clifford
WHIRLYBIRD 1/72 WESTLAND WHIRLWINDS REISSUED BY AIR-CRAFT News Freemium

WHIRLYBIRD 1/72 WESTLAND WHIRLWINDS REISSUED BY AIR-CRAFT

Chris Clifford

Whirlybird's original mixed-media 1/72 Westland Whirlwind helicopter kits are available again, rebranded under the Air-Craft Models label. And there are other helicopter types too!

Chris Clifford