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Airfix Model World 74

Airfix Model World

Issue

Magazine:Airfix Model World
Number:74 | January 2017
Language:uk

Table of Contents

Page 3
Editorial
Welcome to Issue 74 by Chris Clifford
 
Page 5
News
News Bulletin
Latest Updates
 
Page 10
News
Show Scene
At-a-glance model and airshow calendar
 
Page 12
Gallery, 1:72 
Victor Ludorum by Andy Davis
Andy Davies gets to build his favorite aircraft, in the shape of Airfix's all-new and long-awaited 1/72 Victor B.2
1:72 Handley Page Victor B.Mk.2 [BS] (Airfix A12008)
 
Handley Page Victor B.Mk.2 [BS]
Airfix 1:72
A12008
2016 | New tool
+
 
Page 22
Reference
In Profile
Victor B.2
 
Page 24
Tips & Tricks, 1:72 
Your Airfix by Ben Davies
Chipmunk T.10
 
Page 26
Gallery, 1:35 
Mademoiselle of Mercy by Kev Smith
Kev Smith picks a workmanlike subject for his first all-resin military build...Branch Model's excellent 1/35 Lorraine
1:35 Lorraine 37L Troop Transport & Ambulance (Brach Model BM-124)
 
Lorraine 37L Troop Transport & Ambulance with Interior
Brach Model 1:35
BM-124
+
 
Page 34
Gallery, 1:72 
Lone-Star Liberator by Steve Budd
Steve Budd transforms Hasegawa's 1/72 B-24J into an RAF Pathfinder, in a tribute to his relative Ted Budd and Australian pilot Tom Scotland
1:72 B-24J Liberator 'Assembly Ship' (Hasegawa 00976)
 
B-24J Liberator 'Assembly Ship'
Hasegawa 1:72
00976
2009 | Changed decals
+
 
Page 42
Review
Product Focus
Airbrush Gear
 
Page 46
Gallery, 1:48 
Semi-Sonic by Brian Wakeman
Dassault's famous attack fighter now comes reasonably well equiped from Kinetic. Brian Wakeman improves this 1/48 kit with a sprinkling of after-market accessories.
1:48 SuE (Kinetic K48061)
 
SuE Super Étendard / Super Étendard Modernisé
Kinetic 1:48
K48061
2015 | New tool
+
1:48 Super Etendard interior (Eduard 49776)
 
Super Etendard interior KINETIC K48061
Eduard 1:48
49776
2016 | New tool
+
1:48 Super Etendard exterior KINETIC K48061 (Eduard 48890)
 
Super Etendard exterior KINETIC K48061
Eduard 1:48
48890
2016 | New tool
+
1:48 MB.Mk.4 (Pavla Models S48014)
 
MB.Mk.4 Mystere IV.A, Mirage F-1 Alpha Jet
Pavla Models 1:48
S48014
+
1:48 GBU-49 (Eduard 648220)
 
GBU-49
Eduard 1:48
648220
2015 | New tool
+
 
Page 54
Reference
In Focus by Mark Attrill
Super Etendard
 
Page 60
Gallery, 1:24 
Open Door Policy by Ian Hartup
Tamiya's recent Mercedes-Benz 300SL is appraised by Ian Hartup
1:24 300 SL (Tamiya 24338)
Mercedes-Benz
300 SL
Tamiya 1:24
24338
2015 | New tool
+
 
Page 68
Gallery, 1:144 
Buffalo Wings by Mike Grant
Mike Grant discovers Mark 1's 1/144 Buffalo kits are reduced in scale, but certainly not in detail
1:144 Brewster F2A-1 & B-239 (Mark I Models MKM14444)
 
Brewster F2A-1 & B-239 Early Versions
Mark I Models 1:144
MKM14444
2016 | New tool
+
 
Page 74
Review
On The Shelf
Books
 
Page 78
Review
On The Shelf
Aircraft Kits
1:72 MV-22B Osprey "J.M.S.D.F" (Hasegawa 02146)
 
MV-22B Osprey "J.M.S.D.F"
Hasegawa 1:72
02146
2015 | Changed decals
+
1:72 Do 17Z-2 (ICM 72304)
 
Do 17Z-2 WWII German Bomber
ICM 1:72
72304
2016 | Changed parts
+
1:32 Hawker Tempest Mk.V (Special Hobby SH32049)
 
Hawker Tempest Mk.V
Special Hobby 1:32
SH32049
2016 | Changed decals
+
1:72 Kamov KA-50 Hokum (Zvezda 7216)
 
Kamov KA-50 Hokum
Zvezda 1:72
7216
2012 | Changed box
+
1:48 T-33A "Shooting Star" (Great Wall Hobby L4819)
 
T-33A "Shooting Star" Early Version T-33A
Great Wall Hobby 1:48
L4819
2016 | New tool
+
1:48 Bf 109G-6 Early Version (Eduard 82113)
 
Bf 109G-6 Early Version ProfiPack Edition
Eduard 1:48
82113
2016 | Changed parts
+
1:72 F-5F Tiger II (Italeri 1382)
 
F-5F Tiger II
Italeri 1:72
1382
2016 | Changed decals
+
1:72 Piper L-18C (KP Kovozávody Prostějov KPM0064)
 
Piper L-18C Military
KP Kovozávody Prostějov 1:72
KPM0064
2016 | New tool
+
1:48 Polikarpov I-185 (Ark Models 48045)
 
Polikarpov I-185
Ark Models 1:48
48045
2013 | New tool
+
1:72 Russian Su-33UB Flanker D (Trumpeter 01669)
 
Russian Su-33UB Flanker D
Trumpeter 1:72
01669
2016 | Changed parts
+
1:72 Tupolev Tu-22KD (Modelsvit 72022)
 
Tupolev Tu-22KD
Modelsvit 1:72
72022
2015 | New tool
+
1:48 Lysander Mk.III (Eduard 8290)
 
Lysander Mk.III ProfiPack Edition
Eduard 1:48
8290
2011 | Changed parts
+
 
Page 82
Review
On The Shelf
Military Kits
1:72 E-75 SPG Gun (Modelcollect UA72054)
Germany WWII
E-75 SPG Gun with 128/L55
Modelcollect 1:72
UA72054
2016 | Changed parts
+
1:72 Add-on armour Warrior MCV (Revell 03144)
 
Add-on armour Warrior MCV
Revell 1:72
03144 (80-3144)
2016 | Changed decals
+
1:35 Marder I (Panda Hobby PH-35006)
 
Marder I 7,5cm Pak 40/1 auf Gw.Lr.s(f) Sd.Kfz. 135
Panda Hobby 1:35
PH-35006
2016 | New tool
+
1:35 Typ 320 (W142) Saloon (ICM 35537)
 
Typ 320 (W142) Saloon WWII German Staff Car
ICM 1:35
35537
2016 | New tool
+
1:35 King Tiger (Takom 2045)
SdKfz. 182
King Tiger Henschel Turret w/Zimmerit
Takom 1:35
2045
2016 | New tool
+
1:35 SU-122 (Early Production) (MiniArt 35181)
Soviet Self-Propelled Gun
SU-122 (Early Production)
MiniArt 1:35
35181
2016 | Changed parts
+
1:72 T-64BM Main Battle Tank (Modelcollect UA72037)
 
T-64BM Main Battle Tank
Modelcollect 1:72
UA72037
2016 | Changed parts
+
 
Page 84
Review
On The Shelf
Auto Kits
1:24 DAF XF-105 (Italeri 3917)
 
DAF XF-105 Show Trucks
Italeri 1:24
3917
2016 | Changed ???
+
1:24 NSX (Tamiya 24344)
 
NSX
Tamiya 1:24
24344
2016 | New tool
+
1:32 Kenworth Aerodyne (Revell 07671)
 
Kenworth Aerodyne
Revell 1:32
07671 (80-7671)
2016 | Model set
+
1:24 Curtainside Trailer "Schoeni.ch" (Italeri 3918)
 
Curtainside Trailer "Schoeni.ch" "Schoeni.ch"
Italeri 1:24
3918
2016 | Changed decals
+
 
Page 86
Review
On The Shelf
Maritime Kits
1:700 DD-181 Asakaze I (Pit-Road J21)
JMSDF Defense Ship Asakaze Class
DD-181 Asakaze I
Pit-Road 1:700
J21
2002 | Changed decals
+
1:700 IJN Destroyer Minekaze (Pit-Road W179)
 
IJN Destroyer Minekaze
Pit-Road 1:700
W179
2016 | Changed parts
+
1:700 IJN Destroyer Shimakaze 1943 (Pit-Road W176)
 
IJN Destroyer Shimakaze 1943
Pit-Road 1:700
W176
2015 | Changed parts
+
1:700 IJN Special Ammunition Ship Kashino (Pit-Road W-160)
 
IJN Special Ammunition Ship Kashino
Pit-Road 1:700
W-160
2014 | New tool
+
 
Page 88
Review
On The Shelf
Figures
1:35 Sturmtruppen WW I (ICM 35692)
German
Sturmtruppen WW I (1918)
ICM 1:35
35692
2016 | New tool
+
1:35 Tank Crew (FineMolds FM47)
Japan Ground Self-Defense Force
Tank Crew 1965-1990s
FineMolds 1:35
FM47
2016 | New tool
+
1:48 Pilot F-35 (AERO Line AL4064)
 
Pilot F-35
AERO Line 1:48
AL4064
+
1:35 Sitting Passengers '30-'40s (MiniArt 38006)
 
Sitting Passengers '30-'40s
MiniArt 1:35
38006
2014 | New tool
+
1:35 Zombie in NBC Coverall (Royal Model 763)
 
Zombie in NBC Coverall
Royal Model 1:35
763
2016 | New tool
+
 
Page 90
Review
On The Shelf
Decals
1:72 Post War Avro Lancaster (Xtradecal X72256)
 
Post War Avro Lancaster
Xtradecal 1:72
X72256
2016 | New tool
+
1:72 Bristol Beaufighter (DK Decals 72024)
 
Bristol Beaufighter in RAF and Commonwealth Service part two
DK Decals 1:72
72024
2015 | New tool
+
1:72 Luftwaffe Fighter Reconnaissance (Xtradecal X72257)
 
Luftwaffe Fighter Reconnaissance
Xtradecal 1:72
X72257
2016 | New tool
+
1:72 Lockheed F-117 Nighthawk (Print Scale 72-223)
 
Lockheed F-117 Nighthawk
Print Scale 1:72
72-223
+
1:48 Messerschmitt Bf-109G-6 in Finnish Service (SBS Model D48013)
 
Messerschmitt Bf-109G-6 in Finnish Service
SBS Model 1:48
D48013
2016 | New tool
+
1:32 A6M5 Zero (HGW 232014)
 
A6M5 Zero Stencils
HGW 1:32
232014
+
 
Page 94
Review
On The Shelf
Accessories
1:48 AIM-9B Sidewinder (PJ Production 481214)
 
AIM-9B Sidewinder with pylons
PJ Production 1:48
481214
2016 | New tool
+
1:32 Dassault Mirage III - Pitot Tube (Master AM-32-090)
 
Dassault Mirage III - Pitot Tube With adapter for Italeri kit
Master 1:32
AM-32-090
+
1:72 DH-82a Tiger Moth (Brengun BRL72108)
 
DH-82a Tiger Moth for Airfix
Brengun 1:72
BRL72108
+
1:48 Su-33 exterior (Eduard 48891)
 
Su-33 exterior for Kinetic
Eduard 1:48
48891
2016 | New tool
+
1:48 Yak-38 Ejection Seat (Eduard 648269)
 
Yak-38 Ejection Seat Hobby Boss
Eduard 1:48
648269
2016 | New tool
+
 
Page 96
News
On The Shelf
Recently Released
 
Page 98
Tips & Tricks
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