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Airfix Model World Issue 117

Airfix Model World


Magazine:Airfix Model World
Number:Issue 117 | August 2020

Table of contents

Page 3
Welcome to Issue 117 by Stu Fone
Page 6
News Bulletin
Latest Updates
Page 10
Show Guide
At-a-glance model show calendar
Page 12
Build Report, 1:32 
Super-size Dragonslayer by Dean Large
Zoukei-Mura's large-scale 1/32 Kawasaki Ki-45 Toryu is examined in depth by Dean Large
Page 22
Tips & Tricks
Back to Basics
Weather beaten
Page 28
Build Report, 1:35 
Tiger on the Rails by Garry Tobiss
Garry Tobiss enjoys the moulded Zimmerit found on Dragon's 1/35 early-production Tiger II, and provides suitable transport with his previous build of Sabre Model's SSymS plattformwagen
Page 36
In Focus by Sqn Ldr Roger Cruickshank
RAF Typhoon Pilot
Page 42
Build Report, 1:48 
Centurion Typhoon by Chris Jones
Using Revell's 1/48 Eurofighter kit, Chris Jones builds Typhoon ZK340 - the aircraft in which Roger Cruickshank won the Distinguishwd Flying Cross on Operation Shader
Page 50
Build Report, 1:48 
Flat Iron Special by Richard Spreckley
Richard Spreckley converts Airfix's 1/48 Gloster Javelin FAW.9 to represent XH897, the last of the type to fly in RAF service
Page 60
Build Report, 1:35 
Czech-Mate by Toni Canfora
Out of the box isn't Toni Canfora's normal way of building models, but with Tamiya's recent 1/35 Panzerkampwagen 38(t), it meant more time for painting and weathering
Page 68
Build Report, 1:72 
Ghost Pirate by Huw Morgan
Hasegawa's splendid 1/72 F-4N Phantom II recieves VF-84 'Jolly Rogers' colourful markings in this 'out of the box' build by Huw Morgan
Page 74
On The Shelf
Page 76
On The Shelf
Aircraft Kits
Page 78
On The Shelf
Military Kits
Page 82
On The Shelf
Page 84
On The Shelf
Auto Kits
Page 86
On The Shelf
Maritime Kits
1:700 HMS Colossus (Imperial Hobby Productions IHP 7001)
HMS Colossus British Light Fleet Carrier 1944 fit w/ Open Bridge
Imperial Hobby Productions 1:700
IHP 7001
2019 | New tool
Page 88
On The Shelf
Decal Sheets
Page 92
On The Shelf
Page 98
Photo Gallery
Display Case
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