The prolific machine which is MiniArt Ltd continues to announce New WIPs. Here's their latest.
MiniArt Ltd. have just sent us images of their latest W.I.P.
Monroe Perdu Studios has released their first set of Pilot's Chairs in their well known laser cut card. Besides giving a context to your stand alone pilot figures, the contents of the kit can be used in more creative vignettes as well.
Plus Model have sent us notification of their latest 1/35th scale releases.
MPM Production have forwarded us the CMK News for March 2010. In the program this month are some detail sets for the 1:32 scale Revell Ju88A kit, for the 1:32 scale Tamiya/Academy F-16C kits and the 1:48 scale B-57B Airfix kit. Planet Models announces a new 1:48 scale Klemm Kl 25d resin kit and CMK a nice 1:48 scale resin kit of the Sd.Anh. 473 German multipurpose caravan.
Black Dog have announced two new resin upgrade sets.
Just published by Albatros Productions are the first of a new series of printed facsimilies of original WW1 documents. The first pair will obviously be of huge interest to modellers building the new Wingnut Wings Albatros and Pup kits, as well as historians and early aviation enthusiasts.
MPM Production have sent us some test shot photos of the forthcoming Special Hobby Morane Saulnier AI kit (SH48099). The sprues are visible as well as an unpainted built up model.
Glenn Bartolottis Volume 4 of his Step by Step Finishing German Armor guide is now available as a downloadable PDF file from his own website.
This volume is a step by step guide to making a mini diorama of a knocked out Tiger 1 of SS Pzr. Abt. 101 at Villers Bocage in 1/48 scale.
SCALERAMA have a New batch of of products ready for shipping.
E.T. Model are best known for their fiendishly-detailed AM Update sets for AFVs, have just announced their first Diorama Release in 1/35th scale.
Eduard have updated their website with their monthly newsletter. Main subject is the past Nürnberg Toy Fair but there are also many infos about the new items available this month and next month.
MPM Productions have sent us some details about their forthcoming kits. In 1:72 scale a Ni-D 62, a Whirlwind Mk.I and a Meteor PR Mk.10 will be released in March while the 1:48 scale Maryland Mk.I/II should be available in March/April.
Sam Publications have sent us their 2010 program. Planned are new books about the IAR.80, F4U Corsair, P-51 Mustang, F-111 Aardvark, F-15 Eagle, BAe Harrier and Eurofighter Typhoon.
While the March items are available now, here is a look at the Eduard expected aircraft related releases for April. No new kits (only different boxings) but plenty of Brassin and PE sets to keep you busy in every scale and every era.
SuperScale International have released a batch of new decals in 1:32 and 1:48 scale covering several aircraft types and time periods.
Do they ever sleep at MiniArt? it seems that every day they are announcing a new product. Here's today's Release...
Two new, 1/35th scale Diorama Bases have been announced by Masterpiece Models. In addition, there's a third release which is difficult to categorize...
MMD Squadron have sent us some detailed informations about their new aircraft related products: F-80C Gun Bay, Mercedes D.III Engine, Cessna Bobcat Control Surfaces and Interior Detail Set, USAF Ground Crew and US Navy Floatplanes In Action book.
MPM Productions have updated their website with some infos about the marking options for their forthcoming 1:48 scale Spitfire Mk.Vc boxing which will include aircraft flown by Czech pilots.
Testors have just announced the return to the shelves of hobby shops of some of their enduring classic aircraft models, along with a finishing kit that provides paints, brushes and cement - all the basics to get newcomers up and running in the hobby.
According to today's press release:
Pavla Models have released details of their latest 1:72 resin cockpit sets and exterior upgrades.
ICM have released an Air-to-Air Armament set destined to the Su-27, Su-30 and MiG-29 fighters.
MiniArt Ltd. have just updated us on the FEBRUARY 2010 Releases. Now, there MAY (in fact i'm damned sure there is) some overlap with Pat's Report last month - but bear with it!
Here is a list of the aircraft related plastic injection releases from the MPM group for the first half of the year 2010.
MPM have sent us some images of the sprues of their forthcoming 1:72 scale Breda Ba.88B Lince (72538). Some photos of a completed, albeit not painted model have been included as well.
Masterpiece Models expands its military line of add on kits with these new releases.
They announce a Japanese Steel Pill Box, Japanese Log Bunker Diorama Base and a Flak Sled.
MPM have sent us nine images of a completed Special Hobby 1:48 scale Fiat BR.20 (SH48068). This impressive model was on display at the Nürnberg Toy Fair in the MPM booth.
MPM have sent us test shot photos of their new Westland Whirlwind F Mk.I „Cannon Fighter“ in 1:72 scale (SH72197).
OzMods have released a commemorative production run of it's 1:48 scale DHC-4 Caribou with new decals for three aircraft that carried the 45 years service markings.
There are some interesting infos and pictures about the new releases of the MPM group in their February 2010 Newsletter. In 1:72 scale a Breda Ba.88B and in 1:48 scale a Morane Saulnier AI, a Spitfire Mk.Vc "Czechoslovak Squadron" and a Fw190 A-6 "Early Sturmbirds".
SBS Model have released the latest in their series of highly detailed resin and etched brass cockpits with a complete new office for Hasegawa's quarterscale Folgore.
Dragon have just released further details of some their upcoming aircraft kit releases.
Each year, as always, the IPMS Germany homepage is the primary source for the latest Nürnberg Toy Fair pictures. The first batches of photos have already been uploaded to their website.
Bronco Models have sent us CAD images of what looks set to be an impressively detailed 1:48 kit of the Chinese J-10A "Vigorous Dragon" fighter.
Lately, Antares Models have released a nice two seater conversion set for Dragon's 1:48 scale Ta 152. The company from Argentina will also release a 1:48 scale resin kit of the Me 262 V1 and a 1:72 resin kit of the He 274 soon.
While the February releases are just available from Eduard here is a look at the March expected item list. Once again, there is something for everyone but the Limited Edition of the Su-7BKL/BMK in 1:48 scale is worth noting.
The new Eduard products for February 2010 are available. There are only 1:48 scale kits in the list this time but plenty of photo etched references and some more resin+PE sets in the new Brassin line.
Here's a look ahead to some of the smallscale releases announced for the year ahead. Caution: this is only intended as a guide - some may be on the shelves already, while other projects may have been delayed or abandoned entirely:
Here's a look ahead to some of the 1:72 (and close) releases announced for the year ahead. Caution: this is only intended as a guide - some may be on the shelves already, while other projects may have been delayed or abandoned entirely:
Here's a look ahead to some of the 1:48 releases announced for the year ahead. Caution: this is only intended as a guide - some may be on the shelves already, while other projects may have been delayed or abandoned entirely:
Here's a look ahead to some of the largescale releases announced for the year ahead. Caution: this is only intended as a guide - some may be on the shelves already, while other projects may have been delayed or abandoned entirely:
AFV Club have released the first pics of their eagerly awaited quarterscale F-5E fully built and painted. Kit #AR48102 is due to hit the shelves worldwide imminently.
Here are the news from CMK for February 2010. Amongst some nice detail sets, there is the announcement of the release of a 1:48 scale resin kit of the CAC CA-15 Kangaroo...
Here is a product overview of Master Class' new video tutorial: "Building and Painting Small Scale Figures". The DVD includes a 1:32 scale WWII Marine Pilot figure produced exclusively by Master Details from USA.
Miniart, have today sent us pics of their In Process set : METAL BRIDGE
With Eduard's new 1:48 kit rekindling interest in the Fw 190D, Eagle Editions have released an exciting new batch of EagleCals based on Volume 2 of Jerry Crandall's definitive study of the aircraft.
Eduard have released a new catalogue for the year 2010. It can be downloaded in .pdf format at their website.
Since January 2010, Eduard have started their brand new "Brassin" line of products. It looks as if this is a new standard in resin and photo-etched technologies. The resin parts are developed using HI 3D technologies and the photo-etched parts have benefited from the long-time Eduard experience in that matter.
Greetings from snowy Ukraine! With this message we announce our new immenent release: # 439 Fairchild AU-23A Peacemaker in 1/48 scale
It will be available in the first 10 days of February, 2010.