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Model Military International 103

Model Military International

Issue

Magazine:
Model Military International
Number:
103 | November 2014
Language:
English

Table of contents

News | Page 4
Newsline - November ’14


What’s new in the world of military modelling
 

Reference | Page 6
Think Tank - British and Foreign Tanks of World War I –

by Bruce Culver
Bruce Culver examines the origins of military technology and the development of tanks. Part One covers up to the British Mark I tank.
 

Review, 1:35  | Page 13
VALUE PACK FIRE TRUCK

by Andy King
Andy King revisits ICM’s 1:35 scale Fire Truck, now packaged with crew figures.
35528
L1500S LLG Fire Truck with German Firemen
UA ICM 1:35
35528 2014 Model set Multi-topic (2)
 

Build Report, 1:35  | Page 16
RADICAL RHOMBOID PART TWO – PAINTING, WEATHERING AND FIGURES

by Brett Green
The Editor paints up Tamiya’s new 1:35 scale Mark V Male tank and adds their new WWI British Infantry set.
30057(export)
WWI British
Tank Mk.IV Male (w/single motor) export version exclusive
Tamiya 1:35
30057(export) 2014 New parts
 

Review, 1:35  | Page 26
35 TO A T

by Luke Pitt
Luke Pitt is impressed with Bronco’s first foray into the Panzer 35(t) family.
CB35065
Pz.Kpfw.35(t)
Bronco 1:35
CB35065 2014 New tool
 

Build Report, 1:35  | Page 28
Diesel and Dust

by Sam Dwyer
Sam Dwyer converts the excellent Meng Model 1:35 scale Leopard 1A3/A4 kit to an Australian Leopard AS1
TS-007
German Main Battle Tank
Leopard 1 A3/A4
Meng Model 1:35
TS-007 2013 New tool
35A02
2m Aerial (Antenna) 3 Pieces
RB Model 1:35
35A02 2009 New tool
FP-35
Modern Camouflage Net Set II
Kamizukuri
FP-35 (85336)
MA120
Leopard AS1 conversion for Meng Leopard 1A3/1A4
Mouse House Enterprises 1:35
MA120 2012 New parts
MA123
Leopard AS1 hydraulic bump stops 1990+
Mouse House Enterprises 1:35
MA123 2012 New tool
PE35636
Modern German Leopard 1A4 MBT Detail Pats Meng Model
Voyager Model 1:35
PE35636 2014 New tool
MA122
Leopard AS1 L7A3 105mm gun
Mouse House Enterprises 1:35
MA122 2012 New parts
ER-3507
Towing Cable for Leopard Tank 1 & 2
Eureka XXL 1:35
ER-3507 2009 New tool Multi-topic (2)
133
US Tank Crew 1980`s
Verlinden Productions 1:35
133 198* New tool
 

Review, 1:24  | Page 36
THE ADMIRAL ON THE ROAD

by Graham Tetley
Graham Tetley takes a look at the latest in a growing range of 1:24 scale civilian German cars from ICM.
24021
Admiral Cabriolet WWII German Passenger Car
UA ICM 1:24
24021 2013 New tool
 

Build Report, 1:35  | Page 38
Käpitan in Italy

by Antonio Martin Tello
Antonio Martin Tello creates a rural scene with ICM’s 1:35 Opel Kapitän Saloon as its centrepiece.
35505
French
Farm Gate French Postr WWII included
MiniArt 1:35
35505 2006 New tool
35475
Kapitän Saloon WW II German staff car
UA ICM 1:35
35475 2012 New tool
MB35148
Women of WW II era
UA Master Box (MB) 1:35
MB35148 2012 New tool
MB3567
Civilians Western Region, WW II era
UA Master Box (MB) 1:35
MB3567 2011 New tool
 

Build Report, 1:35  | Page 46
TROUBLE MAKER

by Takahiro Sumitomo
Takahiro Sumitomo presents a diorama featuring Heller’s venerable 1:35 scale Somua S35.
81134
SOMUA S35
Heller 1:35
81134 2010 New box
81134
SOMUA S35
Heller 1:35
81134 1999 New box
 

Review, 1:35  | Page 48
HARD CAB JIMMY

by Andy King
Andy King takes a stroll down memory lane with italeri’s venerable 1:35 scale GMC hard cab truck in water tanker guise.
201
2 ½ Ton, 6x6 Water Tank Truck
Italeri 1:35
201 2014 New box
 

News | Page 50
AMPS GREAT WHITE NORTH 2014

by Scott Taylor
Scott Taylor reports on the AMPS 2014 Great White North Show, held for the first time in Oshawa Ontario.
 

Review, 1:35  | Page 54
Figures


A round-up of the latest figure sets on release.
35013
British Commonwealth Infantryman 1942-45
D-Day Miniature Studio 1:35
35013
35012
British Dispatch Rider and MP 1943-45
D-Day Miniature Studio 1:35
35012 2013 New tool
72002
Afrikakorps, Set 1
D-Day Miniature Studio 1:72
72002
6783
Operation Marita Greece 1941 (w/ Josef "Sepp" Dietrich)
Dragon 1:35
6783 2014 New tool
6782
Battle of Kharkov 1943
Dragon 1:35
6782 2013 New tool
72003
German WSS Officers, Winter 1943 - 1945
D-Day Miniature Studio 1:72
72003 2014 New tool
6741
Italian
Paratrooper Anzio 1944
Dragon 1:35
6741 2013 New tool
 

Review, 1:35  | Page 56
ONE LAST THROW OF THE DICE

by Brett Green
Eduard repackages Academy’s 1:35 scale Tiger II Last Production kit. The Editor takes a look.
3715
Pz.Kpfw. VI Ausf. B Tiger II
Eduard 1:35
3715 2014 New parts
 

Review, 1:72  | Page 57
Small Scale

by Mark Davies
A round-up of the latest news and releases in 1:72 and 1:76
 

Review, 1:48  | Page 58
1:48 Scale

by Luke Pitt
A round-up of the latest news and releases
32582
British Tank Destroyer
M10 IIC Achilles
Tamiya 1:48
32582 2014 New parts
4014
German heavy generator
Plus Model 1:48
4014 2014 New tool
BRL48058
Shopping Cart
Brengun 1:48
BRL48058 201x New tool
HLX48345
Valve hand wheels
Hauler 1:48
HLX48345
 

News | Page 60
Book Reviews


Roundup of the latest modelling and reference titles
 

Build Report, 1:48  | Page 66
The Last Post... YOU TAKE THE HIGH ROAD…

by Brett Green
The Editor strolls down memory lane, recalling a 1:48 scale Achilles IIC Tank Destroyer built during 2007 using the Tamiya M10 and the MR multimedia conversion.
 

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