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Airfix Model World Issue 143

Airfix Model World

Issue

Magazine:
Airfix Model World
Number:
Issue 143 | October 2022
Language:
English

Table of contents

Editorial | Page 3
Welcome To Issue 143

by Stu Fone
 

News | Page 6
News


Latest Updates
 

News | Page 14
Show Guide


At-a-glance model show calendar
 

Build Report, 1:32  | Page 18
Tornado Approaching!

by Dean Large
Italeri’s long-awaited 1/32 ‘Tonka’ provides Dean Large with an enjoyable memento of his younger plane-spotting days
2513
Tornado GR.4 w/Pilot Figures
Italeri 1:32
2513 2021 New parts
632176
CPU-123 Paveway II
Eduard 1:32
632176 2021 New tool
 

Photo Gallery | Page 28
Out And About

by Mark Peacock
Modelex Whangarel
 

Tips & Tricks | Page 30
Back To Basics


A Touch Of Colour
 

Build Report, 1:35  | Page 34
Amiens Raiders

by Toni Canfora
Toni Canfora builds the Copper State Models 1/35 Canadian MG Carrier, a vehicle with resemblance to modern-day infantry fighting vehicles
CSM35006
Canadian
Armoured MG Carrier
Copper State Models (CSM) 1:35
CSM35006 2021 New tool
 

Reference | Page 44
Out And About

by Glenn Sands
Overlord Show
 

Build Report, 1:72  | Page 46
The Little Trainer That Could!

by Ethan Williams
Young modeller Ethan Williams builds the 2019 release of Airfix’s 1/72 Jet Provost with a lovely kit-supplied camouflage scheme
A02107
Hunting Percival Jet Provost T.4
Airfix 1:72
A02107 2019 New decals
 

Build Report, 1:350  | Page 52
Fighting Rothesay

by Toby Knight
Toby Knight takes on a multi-media challenge in the shape of Atlantic Models’ splendid 1/350 HMS Yarmouth, finishing it as sister ship HMS Plymouth
ATK35024
HMS Yarmouth Modernised Type 12M
Atlantic Models 1:350
ATK35024 2021 New tool
 

Build Report, 1:72  | Page 62
Marvellous Meteor

by Kev Baxter
Kev Baxter was delighted to preview the latest and arguably the greatest Airfix release in 1/72 scale to date, a newly tooled Gloster Meteor F.8
A04064
Gloster Meteor F.8
Airfix 1:72
A04064 2022 New tool
 

Build Report, 1:48  | Page 72
Sweet Sixteen

by Anders Isaksson
Anders Isaksson enjoys constructing Eduard’s 1/48 Supermarine Spitfire Mk.XVI with the additional parts supplied in a recent ProfiPACK edition
8285
Spitfire Mk.XVI bubbletop ProfiPack Edition
Eduard 1:48
8285 2015 New parts
 

Build Report, 1:72  | Page 78
Dayglo Pinocchio

by Mike Grant
Mike Grant sinks his teeth into Special Hobby’s 1/72 de Havilland Vampire FB.6, applying a striking livery supplied in this long-nosed boxing
SH72391
DH.100 Vampire FB.6 'Pinocchio Nose'
Special Hobby 1:72
SH72391 2019 New parts
 

Review | Page 86
On The Shelf


Books
 

Review | Page 90
On The Shelf


Aircraft Kits
3525
MD 500 Defender
Dragon 1:35
3525 2021 New box
2817
MiG-27 Flogger D
Italeri 1:48
2817 2021 New decals
KPM0282
Miles M.2 Hawk Major "Over Spain"
Kovozávody Prostějov (KP) 1:72
KPM0282 2022 New tool
70040
F-6C Mustang Expert Set
Arma Hobby 1:72
70040 2022 New parts
SH72406
Piaggio P.108B Quadrimotore
Special Hobby 1:72
SH72406 2020 New parts
K48113
F-84F F-84F Thunderstreak USAF
Kinetic 1:48
K48113 2022 Changed ???
 

Review | Page 92
On The Shelf


Military Kits
35340
10.5cm leFH 16(Sf) auf Geschutzwagen FCM36(f) German self-propelled howitzer 2MV
UA ICM 1:35
35340 2022 New parts
6589
M109 A2/A3/G
Italeri 1:35
6589 2022 New box
09593
L4500A mit 3.7cm Flak 37
Trumpeter 1:35
09593 2021 New tool
35112
Sd.Kfz. 247 Ausf.B with MG 34
UA ICM 1:35
35112 2022 New parts
7636
Sd.Kfz.142
StuG.III Ausf.B w/Neo Track
Dragon 1:72
7636 2021 New parts
03337
Unimog 2t milgl
Revell 1:35
03337 2022 New box
 

Review | Page 94
On The Shelf


Arya The Hunter's Poem
HP-001
The Hunter's Poem
Arya
Suyata 1:12
HP-001 2021 New tool
 

Review | Page 96
On The Shelf


Auto Kits
35598
G7107 US Cargo Truck
UA ICM 1:35
35598 2022 New parts
816
1947 PD-3751 Silverside Bus
UA Roden 1:35
816 2021 New tool
3622
VW Golf GTI First Series 1976/78 w/Japanese Instructions
Italeri 1:24
3622 2022 New box
 

Review | Page 98
On The Shelf


Decal Sheets
72-111
A-10C Hoosier Hawgs 72nd and 32nd decals
TwoBobs Aviation Graphics 1:72
72-111 2022 New tool
ED32114
USN/USMC/USAF Lo Viz Insignia and Data
Euro Decals 1:32
ED32114 2022 New tool
35D52
Polish Army 1945-65 Vol.2
ToRo Model 1:35
35D52
ED72007
Bulgarian Arrows #4 Bf 109 G in Bulgarian service - part 1
Exotic Decals 1:72
ED72007 2022 New tool
 

Review | Page 102
On The Shelf


Accessories
632136
F/A-18E wheels for Revell
Eduard 1:32
632136 2019 New tool
H1016
Brass Chain (Medium Thickness, 2.0X2.5mm, Length 30Cm)
CMK (Czech Master Kits)
H1016 (129-H1016) 2020 New tool
FE1226
Chipmunk T.10 seatbelts STEEL
Eduard 1:48
FE1226 2021 New tool
491225
Chipmunk T.10 AIRFIX
Eduard 1:48
491225 2021 New tool
3DL48048
Chipmunk T.10 SPACE
Eduard 1:48
3DL48048 2021 New tool
FE1225
Chipmunk T.10 Zoom
Eduard 1:48
FE1225 2021 New tool
YMA3261
Fw-190A-5 Hasegawa
Yahu Models 1:32
YMA3261 2020
BR32394
Ta 152H Mainwheels - Smooth
Barracuda Studios 1:32
BR32394 2019 New tool
MDR48135
Harrier GR1/GR3. Swiveling nozzles
UA Metallic Details 1:48
MDR48135 2022 New tool
3149
Laffly V15T Wheels / for ICM kit
CMK (Czech Master Kits) 1:35
3149 2022 New tool
N72037
German Speed Boat Life Raft / Schnellboot Rettungsfloss
CMK (Czech Master Kits) 1:72
N72037 2021 New tool
MDR48136
SR-71 Blackbird. Interior
UA Metallic Details 1:48
MDR48136 2022 New tool
648574
UB-32A-24 rocket launcher Mi-24
Eduard 1:48
648574 2020 New tool
N72033
PT-109 Boat Life Raft for Revell
CMK (Czech Master Kits) 1:72
N72033
BRL72264
Mk77 napalm tank 2pcs
Brengun 1:72
BRL72264 2022 New tool
SO514408
FuG 218 antennaes used on Ju 88, Bf 110 and Me 262
Shelf Oddity 1:144
SO514408 2019 New tool
2005-1/48
Snowspeeder Junior Detail Set
Greenstrawberry 1:48
2005-1/48 2022 New tool
EX810
Chipmunk T.10 (TFace) for Airfix
Eduard 1:48
EX810 2021 New tool
EX809
Chipmunk T.10 for Airfix
Eduard 1:48
EX809 2021 New tool
NM72035
Handley-Page Victor B.2/K.2 National Insignias
DEAD Design Models 1:72
NM72035
 

Photo Gallery | Page 114
Display Case


From stunning scenery to figure finesse and modelling innovation, this month's reader project selection offers a wealth of inspiration
 

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