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Model Military International 88

Model Military International

Issue

Magazine:
Model Military International
Number:
88 | August 2013
Language:
English

Table of contents

News | Page 4
Newsline - August’13


Events, clubs and shows, plus industry announcements
 

Reference | Page 6
A10 CRUISER TANK

by Peter Brown
Peter Brown describes the development, deployment and operations of the British A10 Cruiser Tank.
 

Build Report, 1:35  | Page 14
AEGEAN CRUISER

by Brett Green
The Editor tackles a full resin kit-Inside the Armour's 1:35 scale A10 Cruiser tank.
35056
A10 Cruiser
Inside the Armour 1:35
35056 2012 New parts
75
Nuts & Bolts
Verlinden Productions 1:35
75 (0075)
35.2343
4 Gallon Flimsies (4x Shell, 4x MT)
Resicast 1:35
35.2343 2012 New tool
291
0.060" Opaque White Polystyrene Angle (1.5mm)
Evergreen Scale Models
291
219
0.025" Opaque White Polystyrene Rod (0.64mm)
Evergreen Scale Models
219
218
0.020" Opaque White Polystyrene Rod (0.50mm)
Evergreen Scale Models
218
124
0.020" x 0.080" Opaque White Polystyrene Strips (0.5mm x 2.0mm)
Evergreen Scale Models
124
101
0.010" x 0.030" Opaque White Polystyrene Strips (0.25mm x 0.75mm)
Evergreen Scale Models
101
 

Review, 1:35  | Page 22
STALIN'S IBERIAN SPORTS CAR

by Andy King
The T-26 saw widespread service in the Spanish Civil War and in the opening stages of the Second World War. Andy King examines HobbyBoss' new 1:35 scale kit of this important tank.
82496
Soviet
T-26 Light Infantry Tank Mod.1935
HobbyBoss 1:35
82496 2012 New parts
 

Build Report, 1:35  | Page 24
BIG BAD BAZ

by Anthony Sheedy
Anthony Sheedy feeds his Israeli armour addiction with MENG's latest addition to the Merkava family - the Mk.3 BAZ with Mine Roller.
TS-005
Israel Main Battle Tank
Merkava Mk.3 BAZ w/Nochri Dalet Mine Roller System
Meng Model 1:35
TS-005 2012 New parts
 

Build Report, 1:35  | Page 30
COLOURFUL RENAULT

by Steve Zaloga
Steve Zaloga finishes the resin 1:35 scale Brach Models Renault R35 kit in a colourful camouflage scheme.
 

Review, 1:35  | Page 35
OH,WHAT A FEELING!

by Andrew Judson
Meng has released the first in a new line of Land Cruiser pickups, this one fitted with the Russian ZU-23-2 anti-aircraft gun. Andrew Judson takes a look.
VS-004
Pickup w/ZU-23-2
Meng Model 1:35
VS-004 2013 New tool
 

Reference | Page 36
M109 SELF-PROPELLED HOWITZER-Think Tank

by Stuart Ransley
Stuart Ransley explores the origins, development and variants of the M109 Self-Propelled Howitzer.
 

Build Report, 1:35  | Page 42
SON OF A GUN!

by Andrew Judson
Andrew Judson builds Kinetic's 1:35 scale M109A2 straight from the box.
K61006
M109A2 Self propelled howitzer
Kinetic 1:35
K61006 2012 New tool
 

Build Report, 1:10  | Page 46
HAVE PIXIE SUIT, WILL TRAVEL!

by Matt Wellhouser
Matt Wellhouser describes the painting and shading of Young Miniatures' big 1:10 scale British Tanker.
YM1835
British Tank Crew WWII Sculptor: Young B. Song
Young Miniatures 1:10
YM1835 20** New tool
 

Build Report, 1:35  | Page 50
IN FROM THE COLD STALIN'S LICENCE-PRODUCED FORD

by Graham Tetley
Graham Tetley stays in from the cold with MiniArt's 1:35 scale GAZ-AA truck.
35124
GAZ-AA Cargo Truck
MiniArt 1:35
35124 2012 New tool
 

Review, 1:35  | Page 52
Figures


A round-up of the latest figures on release
6006
Cross Of Iron (Eastern Front 1944)
Dragon 1:35
6006 1993 New tool
6036
Hermann Goering Division (Tunisia 1943)
Dragon 1:35
6036 1995 New tool
6036
Hermann Goering Division (Tunisia 1943)
DML 1:35
6036 1995 New box
32406
U.S.
Modern Infantry (Iraq War)
Tamiya 1:35
32406 2013 New parts
 

Miscellaneous | Page 53
Diary Dates


A listing of the up and coming model shows and events.
 

Review | Page 54
Incoming


New kits, products and accessories get our initial thoughts
 

Reference | Page 55
Book Reviews


A look at the latest titles to land on our doorstep
 

Review, 1:48  | Page 56
1:48 Scale

by Luke Pitt
Luke Pitt explores 1:48 scale military models, figures and accessories.
4043
Roadblocks - short
Plus Model 1:48
4043
4042
Roadblocks - long
Plus Model 1:48
4042
475
M4 Sherman Early Production (for Tamiya Kit 1/48) (for Tamiya)
Royal Model 1:48
475
AR49001
German WWII flag
Archer 1:48
AR49001 2005 New tool
FG48055
Assorted U.S. WWII M1 Helmet Markings
Archer 1:48
FG48055 2008 New tool
48D15
Captured & non-standard vehicles in Polish service
ToRo Model 1:48
48D15 2013 New tool Multi-topic (8)
48F27
September 1939
Polish Infantryman with "UR" AT Rifle
ToRo Model
48F27
 

Review, 1:35  | Page 58
SUPER CARRIER

by Luke Pitt
Luke Pitt gets an early look at the brand-new 1:35 scale Riich Models Universal Carrier Mk.I with Crew.
RV35011
Universal Carrier Mk.I w/Crew
Riich.Models 1:35
RV35011 2013 New tool
 

Review, 1:35  | Page 59
BIG WHEELS KEEP ON ROLLING...

by Graham Tetley
HobbyBoss has now released an 1:35 scale early version Panzer I Aust. F. Graham Tetley takes a look.
83804
German
Pz.Kpfw. I Ausf.F (VK 18.01)- Early
HobbyBoss 1:35
83804 2013 New tool
 

Review, 1:35  | Page 60
ANOTHER BRICK IN THE WALL OF PANZER IIIS

by Graham Tetley
Graham Tetley examines Dragon's latest entry in their ongoing quest to release every variant of the Panzer III ever produced - a 1:35 scale early Pz.Kpfw.111 (5cm).
6639
Pz.Kpfw.III (5cm) Ausf.G Sd.Kfz.141 Early Production
Dragon 1:35
6639 2013 New parts
 

Review, 1:35  | Page 61
THE UNIVERSAL HOWITZER

by Andy King
Andy King reviews Dragon's 1:35 scale 25 Pdr Field Gun, the most widely used British howitzer of the Second World War and well beyond.
6774
British
25pdr Field Gun Mk.II w/Limber
Dragon 1:35
6774 2013 New parts Multi-topic (2)
 

Review, 1:35  | Page 66
The Last Post... AUSTRIAN PUSH ME PULL YOU

by Brett Green
The Editor examines the AMG (Arsenal Model Group) 1:35 scale Heavy Armoured Car ADGZ (Late) Kit No. 35502
35502
Heavy Armored Car
ADGZ (late)
UA AMG (Arsenal Model Group) 1:35
35502 2013 New tool
 

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