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Airfix Model World 76

Airfix Model World

Issue

Magazine:Airfix Model World
Number:76 | March 2017
Language:English

Table of contents

Editorial | Page 3
Welcome to Issue 76

by Chris Clifford
 

News | Page 6
News Bulletin


Latest Updates
 

News | Page 12
Show Scene


At-a-glance model and airshow calendar
 

Build Report, 1:48  | Page 16
Northrop's Notional Adversary

by Wayne Dippold
Wayne Dippold sees the sun rise on Freedom Model Kits' F-20B/N 'what-if' fighter
 

News | Page 24
Out and About

by Glenn Sands
Middle Wallop Show
 

Build Report, 1:48  | Page 26
Pocket-Sized Scout

by Toni Canfora
Toni Canfora sings the praises of 1/48 armour with Tamiya's sweet little Humber Mk.IV
 

Build Report, 1:48  | Page 34
Korean War Hero

by José Pires
José Pires heads down MiG Alley with Eduard's Ultimate Sabre Package
 

Reference | Page 42
ACE-Making Blade

by Warren Thompson
Warren Thompson recounts the Korean War successes of the legendary F-86
 

Build Report, 1:72  | Page 48
North African Invader

by Jen Wright
Jen Wright delved into her bag of tricks to detail Airfix's re-released Swordfish
 

Build Report, 1:24  | Page 56
Hannover Hot Hatch

by Ian Grainger
Rallying's all-conquering VW Polo R WRC is put through its paces with Ian Grainger's build of Belkit's comprehensive 1/24 scale kit
 

Reference | Page 64
Photo Focus


VW Polo R WRC
 

Build Report, 1:72  | Page 68
Tiny Dancer

by Mike Grant
Mike Grant proves that great things come in small packages, with Brengun's 1/72 Zlin Z-50
 

Review | Page 76
On The Shelf


Books
 

Review | Page 78
On the Shelf


Aircraft Kits
1:144 Arado Ar 96B (Mark I Models MKM14459)
Arado Ar 96B 'Ubiquitous Trainer' (2 in 1)
Mark I Models 1:144
MKM14459 2016 | New tool
1:24 Spad S.XIII (Merit International 62401)
Spad S.XIII
Merit International 1:24
62401 2016 | New tool
1:48 Yak-3 (Eduard 8457)
Yak-3
Eduard 1:48
8457 2016 | Changed decals
 

Review | Page 82
On The Shelf


Military Kits
1:35 VBL Milan (Tiger Model 4618)
French Army 1987-Present
VBL Milan Milan Anti-Tank Missile Launcher
Tiger Model 1:35
4618 2016 | Changed parts
1:35 KTO Rosomak (IBG Models 35034)
KTO Rosomak with OSS-M turret
IBG Models 1:35
35034 2016 | Changed parts
1:35 Flakpanzer T-34 (Dragon 6599)
German SPAAG
Flakpanzer T-34 T-34/76 Model 1943 chassis
Dragon 1:35
6599 2016 | Changed parts
1:35 Type 69-II (Takom 2054)
Iraqi Medium Tank
Type 69-II 2 in 1 (69-II or 69-IIC)
Takom 1:35
2054 2016 | Changed parts
 

Review | Page 84
On The Shelf


Auto Kits
 

Review | Page 86
On The Shelf


Maritime Kits
1:450 Victory (Revell 05819)
HMS
Victory
Revell 1:450
05819 2016 | New tool
1:570 Scharnhorst (Revell 5037)
Scharnhorst
Revell 1:570
5037 (80-5037) 1984 | Changed box
 

Review | Page 88
On The Shelf


Figurines
1:16 Carabinier (ICM 16003)
Italian
Carabinier World's Guard
ICM 1:16
16003 2016 | New tool
 

Review | Page 90
On The Shelf


Decal Sheets
1:72 P-36C (LPS Hobby LPM-72-25)
P-36C
LPS Hobby 1:72
LPM-72-25 2016 | New tool
 

Review | Page 94
On The Shelf


Accessories
 

Tips & Tricks | Page 98
Plastic Surgery


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