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Airfix Model World 72

Airfix Model World

Issue

Magazine:Airfix Model World
Number:72 | November 2016
Language:English

Table of contents

Editorial | Page 3
Welcome to Issue 72

by Chris Clifford
 

News | Page 6
New Bulletin


Latest Updates
 

News | Page 10
Show Scene


At-a-glance model and airshow calendar
 

Build Report, 1:48  | Page 12
Old-School Echo

by Jose Pires
Jose Pores adds a stunning metal finish to Kinetic's quarter-scale Mirage IIIE
 

Reference | Page 20
Electronuc Wizard

by Malcolm V Lowe
The Mirage IIIE was a significant member of the famous line of delta-winged warplanes built by Assault. Malcolm V Lowe charts the course of this powerful and successful aircraft
 

Build Report, 1:72  | Page 26
Teacher's Jet

by Mike Grant
Mike Grant gives the new Airfix Jet Provost a thorough exam
 

Build Report, 1:72  | Page 34
Fleet Defender

by Andy Davies
After releasing its superb F4F-4 Wildcat last year, Airfix has re-worked its molds to provide a Fleet Air Arm Martlet Km.IV. Andy Davies adds extra detail to an exclusive test-shot
 

News | Page 42
Out and About

by Stu Fone
IPMS USA Nationals 2016
 

Build Report, 1:35  | Page 44
Packing a Punch

by Johan Augustsson
Johan Augustsson adds extra detail to Academy's new M4A3 Sherman w/T34 'Calliope' and places it in a late-war setting
1:35 M4A3 Sherman (Academy 13294)
M4A3 Sherman W/ T34 "Calliope"
Academy 1:35
13294 2015 | Changed parts
 

Reference | Page 52
In Focus

by Malcolm V Lowe
Sherman Calliope
 

Build Report, 1:24  | Page 56
African Datsun

by Ian Grainger
Ian Grainger gets a real ' on-safari' vibe as he tackles Hasegawa's re-released 1/24 Datsun Fairlady 240Z
 

Build Report, 1:48  | Page 64
Wittering Mud-Mover

by Chris Jones
Chris Jones uses after-market parts and home-spun ingenuity to improve the 1/48 Italeri/Academy Hunter
 

Review | Page 74
On The Shelf


Books
 

Review | Page 78
On The Shelf


Aircraft Kits
1:48 Draken (Eduard 1135)
Draken
Eduard 1:48
1135 2016 | Changed parts
1:72 Vautour IIN (Special Hobby SH72333)
Vautour IIN "Cyrano Radar"
Special Hobby 1:72
SH72333 2016 | Changed parts
 

Review | Page 82
On The Shelf


Military Kits
1:35 SU-76M (Tamiya 35348)
Russian Self-Propelled Gun
SU-76M
Tamiya 1:35
35348 2016 | New tool
1:35 ZTZ-99A MBT (Panda Hobby PH-35018)
PLA
ZTZ-99A MBT
Panda Hobby 1:35
PH-35018 2016 | New tool
 

Review | Page 84
On The Shelf


Maritime Kits
 

Review | Page 86
On The Shelf


Auto Kits
 

Review | Page 88
On The Shelf


Figures
1:35 Riflemen (ICM 35566)
Finnish
Riflemen (Winter 1940)
ICM 1:35
35566 2016 | New tool
 

Review | Page 90
On The Shelf


Decal Sheets
 

Review | Page 94
On The Shelf


Accessories
1:48 P-38 wheels (Eduard 648258)
P-38 wheels for Academy kit
Eduard 1:48
648258 2016 | New tool
 

News | Page 97
On The Shelf


Recently Released
 

Tips & Tricks | Page 98
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