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Airfix Model World 84

Airfix Model World

Issue

Magazine:Airfix Model World
Number:84 | November 2017
Language:English

Table of contents

Editorial | Page 3
Welcome to Issue 84

by Chris Clifford
 

News | Page 6
News Bulletin


Latest Updates
 

News | Page 12
Show Scene


At-a-glance model show calendar
 

Tips & Tricks, 1:48  | Page 14
Your Airfix

by Chris Jones
AMW contributor Chris Jones offers his 'commission' build of a what-if Lightning F.6
 

Build Report, 1:32  | Page 16
Split Personality

by Steve Budd
Steve Budd takes a trip to 1918, via Wingnut Wings' 2F.1 maritime boxing from its delightful new Camel series
 

Build Report, 1:350  | Page 24
Leyte Survivor

by Garry Tobiss
Garry Tobiss voyages into new modelling waters with Hasegawa's 1/350 IJN Yahagi
 

Reference | Page 32
In Focus

by Malcolm V Lowe
IJN Yahagi
 

Build Report, 1:35  | Page 36
Cold War Lizard

by Cristian Lupu
Cristian Lupu completes Trumpeter's iconic Cold War SA-8 Gecko mobile surface-to-air missle launcher
1:35 SA-8 Gecko (Trumpeter 05597)
Russian
SA-8 Gecko
Trumpeter 1:35
05597 2015 | New tool
 

News | Page 44
Out and About

by Glenn Sands
IPMS Salisbury Show
 

Reference | Page 46
In Focus

by Tim Gedge
RN Phantoms
 

Build Report, 1:72  | Page 50
Defending The Fleet

by Chris Jones
A new British Phantom kit is due soon and it's from Airfix. Chris Jones couldn't wait to investigate....
 

Build Report | Page 59
Cat From Scratch

by Stu Fone
Assistant Editor Stu Fone scratch-builds a deck catapult base with Airfix's new Phantom in mind. Her's how...
 

News | Page 62
Photo Focus

by Glenn Sands
USS George HW Bush
 

Build Report, 1:35  | Page 66
Funky Scout

by Garry Tobiss
Garry Tobiss employs Sovereign 2000 resin to improve Hobby Boss' diminutive German Sd.Kfz.223 radio car
 

News | Page 74
Out and About

by Glenn Sands
Yeovilton Air Day 2007
 

Build Report, 1:72  | Page 76
Ace's Mount

by Jen Wright
Eduard's small-scale Spitfire packs a real punch, as Jen Wright discovers
1:72 Spitfire Mk.IXc (Eduard 70121)
Spitfire Mk.IXc late version / ProfiPack Edition
Eduard 1:72
70121 2016 | New tool
 

News | Page 84
Out and About

by Dave Oliver
Essex Modellers Show
 

Build Report, 1:144  | Page 86
Mark One Foxtrot

by Mike Grant
Mike Grant puts Mark 1's 1/144 Beaufighter night fighter under the spotlight
 

Review | Page 94
On The Shelf


Books
 

Review | Page 98
On The Shelf


Aircraft Kits
1:48 Bf 109G-4 (Eduard 82117)
Bf 109G-4 ProfiPack Edition
Eduard 1:48
82117 2017 | Changed parts
 

Review | Page 102
On The Shelf


Military Kits
1:35 Typhoon K (Takom 2082)
Russian MRAP KAMAZ-63968
Typhoon K (with cab & cabin interior)
Takom 1:35
2082 2017 | New tool
1:72 Rheintochter 1 (Modelcollect UA72072)
Germany
Rheintochter 1 Missile Launching Position 1+1
Modelcollect 1:72
UA72072 2017 | Changed parts
1:35 T-54B Early Prod. (MiniArt 37019)
Soviet Medium Tank
T-54B Early Prod. No Interior
MiniArt 1:35
37019 2017 | Changed parts
1:35 T30/34 (Takom 2065)
T30/34 U.S. Heavy Tank
Takom 1:35
2065 2017 | Changed parts
 

Review | Page 104
On The Shelf


Figures
1:35 Infantry (ICM 35639)
German
Infantry (1939-1942)
ICM 1:35
35639 2016 | New tool
 

Review | Page 106
On The Shelf


Decal Sheets
1:72 Hawker Hurricane (Kits-World KW172144)
War Birds
Hawker Hurricane Foreign Operators
Kits-World 1:72
KW172144 2017 | New tool
1:48 I.A.R 80 (RB Productions RB-D48021)
I.A.R 80
RB Productions 1:48
RB-D48021 2017 | New tool
 

Review | Page 110
On The Shelf


Accessories
1:72 Me 262A-1a (Eduard 73600)
Me 262A-1a Airfix
Eduard 1:72
73600 2017 | New tool
 

Tips & Tricks | Page 114
Plastic Surgery


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