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Model Military International 16

Model Military International

Issue

Magazine:Model Military International
Number:16 | August 2007
Language:English

Table of contents

News | Page 4
NEWSLINE-August'07


Events, clubs and shows, plus industry announcements
 

Review, 1:35  | Page 6
MINT IMPERIAL

by Andrew Willis
Now Fine Molds have a new importer Andrew Willis gives his verdict on one of these once elusive kits.
1:35 Type 1 Chi-He (FineMolds FM12)
Imperial Japanese Army
Type 1 Chi-He Type 1 Medium Tank
FineMolds 1:35
FM12 2000 | New tool
 

Build Report, 1:35  | Page 8
FIRST OF THE INFAMOUS

by Andrew Dextras
Andrew Dextras builds Dragon's initial Tiger I. It's good,, but will it please the perfectionist?
1:35 Tiger I (Dragon 6252)
Pz.Kpfw. VI Ausf. E Sd.Kfz.181
Tiger I INITIAL PRODUCTION sPzAbt 502 Leningrad 1943
Dragon 1:35
6252 2005 | New tool
 

Review, 1:35  | Page 14
RETIRED SWIMMER

by Keith Goldsworthy
Keith Golldsworthy checks out Resicast's latest Sherman release,, the Ex Duplex Drive.
 

News | Page 16
BRUSHING UP

by Andy Taylor
Andy Taylor books himself on one of the Airbrush Company's one-day airbrushing courses and gives us his verdict...
 

Review, 1:35  | Page 18
TAKE IT TO THE MAX

by Sam Dwyer
Sam Dwyer gives his verdict on Dragon's latest,, the K.Pz.Sfl.IVa "Dicker Max".
1:35 "DICKER MAX" (Dragon 6357)
10.5cm K.Pz.Sfl.IVa
"DICKER MAX"
Dragon 1:35
6357 2007 | New tool
 

Build Report, 1:35  | Page 20
LOADED DOWN LAV

by John Murphy
The Editor details the Trumpeter LAV-25 with some of the aftermarket sets currently available.
 

Review, 1:35  | Page 26
ALL AMERICAN SHERIDAN

by John Murphy
The Editor checks out Academy's latest version of the Sheridan.
 

Build Report, 1:35  | Page 28
W.M.D WEST.MINSTER.DRAGOONS

by Matt Edwards
Matt Edwards details and converts Revell's Fuchs into the British Army's Nuclear, Biological and Chemicle detection vehicle.
1:35 TPz-1 Fuchs (Eduard 35244)
Bundeswehr
TPz-1 Fuchs Revell
Eduard 1:35
35244 1999 | New tool
 

Build Report, 1:35  | Page 34
STANDING DEFIANT

by Mike Tooth
Mike Tooth creates an impressive diorama using the latest state -of-the-art model and one that's thirty years old!
1:48 Tiger I (Skybow TP-4833)
Tiger I Sd. Kfz. 181 Ausf. E (early production)
Skybow 1:48
TP-4833 2005 | Changed box
1:35 Lenin Statue (Verlinden Productions 1280)
Lenin Statue
Verlinden Productions 1:35
1280 Multi-topic (1!!)
 

Build Report, 1:35  | Page 40
ABANDONED ANTIQUE

by Noel Petroni
Noel Petroni works wonders with the old RPM kit of the Renault FT17 and places it in a simple setting.
 

Review, 1:48  | Page 44
STALIN'S GIANTS

by Andrew Willis
Andrew Willis checks out the all-new 1:48 scale KV family from the Chinese manufacturer HobbyBoss.
1:48 KV-1 Model 1941 (HobbyBoss 84810)
Russian
KV-1 Model 1941 "KV Small Turret" Tank
HobbyBoss 1:48
84810 2006 | New tool
1:48 KV-1 Model 1942 (HobbyBoss 84812)
Russian
KV-1 Model 1942 "Simplified Turret" Tank
HobbyBoss 1:48
84812 2006 | Changed parts
 

News | Page 46
Book Reviews


A look at the latest titles to land on our doorstep
 

News | Page 48
letters


A place to air your comments, suggestions and thoughts
 

Review | Page 50
Figures


A round-up of the latest figure sets on release...
1:35 Hand-to-hand fight (Master Box MB3524)
Eastern Front Series Kit No. 3
Hand-to-hand fight 1941-1942
Master Box (MB) 1:35
MB3524 2007 | New tool Multi-topic (2)
 

Reference | Page 52
LEOPARDS IN DORSET - CANADIAN LEOPARD C2

by Andrew Wills
Andrew Willis offers some excellent reference shots of this rare beast in the UK.
 

Review | Page 58
Incoming


New kits, products and accessories get our initial thoughts
 

Tips & Tricks | Page 66
THE LAST POST... Techniques

by John Murphy
APPLYING WATERSLIDE DECALS
 

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