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NIMIX have launched a new line of bases and buildings in 1/48 scale.

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Eagle Editions have announce Volume 6 in their popular series of Luftwaffe photo albums - Wings Of The Black Cross.
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Tamiya's 1/48 scale Focke-Wulf Fw 190F is re-released this month as an 'F-8/F-9 complete with groundcrew figures and a bomb-loading trolley.

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WW1 rules the roost this December amongst Eduard's new releases with the brand new 1/48 scale Fokker Eindecker accompanied by the re-released Roland C.II.
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MK35 Editions have announced a new diorama accessory set in 1/35 scale -WWII Road signs France 1940-1945 SET 1.

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OzMods have just announced that their popular mixed media 1:48th DHC-4 Caribou is being given a new production run.
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From the publishers of Military in Scale Magazine, Traplet Publications, comes this bumper-packed 100 page Special Issue dedicated to "Modelling the Luftwaffe".
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Two NEW Diorama products haev just been announced by PlusModel.
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Expanding of their ever growing of reference books, Osprey Publishing has announced the release of their Confederate Ironclad vs Union Ironclad Hampton Roads 1862. This book contains a concise history and information about the competing ironclad vessels of the Civil War within its 80 pages. This promises to be a fine addition to any reference library. It is expected to be available in November 2008 and it has a current retail price UK pounds 12.99.
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Platz are all set to add to their highly acclaimed range of 1/144 scale aircraft with a new double-kit of the P-47D Thunderbolt.
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MK35 have announced a new accessory set for use with pigments that may be of use to some modelers.
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Mig Productions have just sent us advance details and images of their NEW releases.
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Modelimex have published sprue-shots of Unimodels' brand new 1/48 scale GAZ-AAA. The kit of the ubiquitous Soviet truck is bound to be hugely useful for VVS dioramas and vignettes.
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Special Hobby continue to please enthusiasts of Australian WW2 aircraft with the release of a 1/48 scale CAC Wirraway.
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Modelimex have released images of Planet Models' latest 1/48 scale resin kit - the Bugatti Model 100 Racer.
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Next month sees the release of Eduard’s Messerschmitt Bf 110D as a stand-alone kit. This was previously only available in the Royal Edition and features a new fuselage moulding with an extended tail for the life-raft housing.

Also appearing again are the popular Albatros D.III and La-7 as Weekend Editions with no photo-etched details and decals for a single colour-scheme each.

On the photo-etch front, there are Big-Ed sets for Grumman “Cat” fans and Hasegawa’s recent Saab Draken comes in for the full Eduard treatment.
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Several new releases from MiniArt Limited with the majority featuring Dioram bases although there's another variant on the Bantam Jeep.
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PlusModel have just sent us details of their latest 1/35th scale releases for Dioramas,
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Miniart have announced the release of another vacuform diorama base:- Village Diorama Base with Ruined House
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Foil sheets for giving aircraft models a metallic finish are nothing new. However, a major model manufacturer announcing such sheets is a little innovative for something which has traditionally been part of the After-Market producers..
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Just seen, on DragonUSA's homepage is this very versatile set from Hasegawa
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SBS Model offer Riveter tools for model kits in various scales, and also released a revised propeller set for late He-111 in 1:48
Due to the economic happenings Smith Military Modeling has decided to do a sitewide all product price drop. As we all know prices of everything from gas to groceries have gone up to a point that we are all afraid to spend any money on ourselves, well to help combat this problem Smith Military Modeling has decided to cut their prices.
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Monroe Perdu Studios have just announced a new diorama item.
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The latest addition to OzMods growing range of 1/144 scale aircraft kits is the Bae Hawk T.1.
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The best just got better! When I bought Rest Models' resin Heinkel He 112 V-6, I wrote:

Every once in a while a kit comes along which forces you to re-evaluate everything you've seen before. While I've continually been impressed by the improvements in resin casting over recent years, nothing could prepare me for Rest Models' He 112! Quite simply, it's the finest resin kit I've ever seen!"
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Eagle Editions have announced three exciting new decal sheets timed to accompany Dragon's big new 1/32 scale Messerschmitt Bf 110C-7. The Bf 110 C/D sheets will also be produced in 1/48 scale, making them ideal for anyone looking for fresh colour schemes for Eduard's well established kit.
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Mk35 have a new release of interest to Diorama makers:

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The Grumman hellcat is Eduard's latest Royal Class kit. This time the set will contain two full kits for the F6F-3 and F6F-5, plus resin parts for F6F-3N and F6F-5N night fighters, along with decals for two night fighter schemes. The kit will also contain two resin engines, new resin wheels, and resin machine guns. The PE parts comprise the contents of the existing Big Ed sets. The special bonus for this kit is a 1:1 scale replica of the main engine placard.
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Build-A-Rama offers a wide range of diorama accessories for a cross-over crowd: war gaming and modeling. They are adding a series of various “Smoke” products.
We’re hard at work on PE 4803, 1/48 Sea Fury Undercarriage. This set is being mastered for us by Radu Brinzan, and will consist of new main gear legs and wheels

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ICM announce the latest in their series of 1:72 Cold War Jets.
We are thrilled to announce that Master Model Builder - Floyd S. Werner, Jr. used The Small Shop Hold & Fold workstations, PE Cut-off Set & Rolling Sets in the New Master Class Model Video.
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News of a recently formed company from Russia - Bastion 35 whose speciality is wooden structures such as bridges or Russian structures in 1/35th scale.
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Hungarian manufacture SBS Model have released some new resin sets, including a propeller set for the Tamiya He-129
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A couple of new 1/48th scale Aviation-connected releases from the Czech manufacturer Hauler.
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The Czech manufacturer, PlusModel are better known for their armor/diorama-related subjects. However, here's an interesting 1/48th scale item for aviation modelers - particularly for those modeling Eastern Front settings.
What follows is today's Press Release for Pegasus / Silver Cloud / Blue Max :

"Pegasus Models Under New Ownership"
by Chris Gannon
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Modelimex have released sprue shots of the first kits by a new Eastern-European manufacturer - Fly.
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Modelimex have released pictures of Fly's new 1/48 scale kit of the Focke Achgelis Fa 330 giro kite.
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It's always exciting to see a new Spitfire kit! Modelimex have released sprue shots of Special Hobby's brand new 1/48 scale Spitfire Mk Vc "Malta Defenders".
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Among Eagle Editions' series of Wings of Valor fine art prints are four limited editions featuring the Focke-Wulf Fw 190 and the Ta 152.
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WW1 takes pride of place next month with the release of Eduard's long-awaited 1/48 scale SPAD XIII. The new kit promises exceptional levels of detail, both inside and out, with a comprehensive interior and flying surfaces that feature rib stitching. Markings will be included for four aircraft.
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Eagle Editions have released a unique series of signed posters designed to celebrate the attendance of leading aviators and historians at four different annual US International Plastic Modeler's Society conventions.
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From Italian company Auriga Publishing comes a showcase of Belgian Modelling.
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Some interesting Dio Accessories in 1/72 and 1/35 scale this month from MIG Productions.
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If, like me, you were inspired by Chuck Shanley's recent article featuring America's postwar speedbirds, you'll be excited by Special Hobby's new 1/48 scale kit of the D-558-1 Skystreak.
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It's too early for a gimpse of the kit's contents yet, but August will see the return of Eduard's phenomenally successful 1/48 scale Fw 190 in a new guise - the 'F-8 ground attack variant. The kit will include two new sprues containing new wings and an assortment of stores, including various bombs, weapon containers, rockets such as Panzerschreck and Panzerblitz, and fuel tanks.

WW1 enthusiasts have plenty to look forward to, with a Fokker Dr.1 Dual Combo and the addition of the Sopwith Camel to the Weekend range.

Along with the kits, there's the usual bumper harvest of accessories.
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Miniart have announced the release of another vacuform diorama base.
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Reailty in scale enlarge their range with some very versatile products which will be useful addtions to many dioramas.
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