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All about AFV and other military model making.

How to emphasize detail with pin washes

by Editor on November 20, 2012 in Armor -- 2 Comments

Washes, an important part of the weathering process were arguably brought to the mainstream by wargamers. Here is a 7-minute video from Wargamers Consortium to show you how to make and apply panel line and detail pin washes.

Tiger in the Grass

by Walt Babst on November 17, 2012 in Armor -- 2 Comments

This is the AFV Club/Skybow 1/48th scale Tiger I . I am not an armor expert so I cannot speak to the kits accuracy, but I do believe everyone will agree it looks like a Tiger I and will not […]

Japanese 4×4 Light Vehicle Type 95 Kurogane

by Marko Rouvinen on November 14, 2012 in Armor -- 8 Comments

Tamiya 1:48 Kurogane The model is a typical Tamiya, just to build. It is missing some details, but there are certainly photoets to detail with if you want.

Do you like Shermans?

by Stevie Gibson on November 14, 2012 in Armor -- 4 Comments

I do. I used to hate them. I thought they were very ugly and brutish. I do love T-34s and thought they look very sleek and streamlined. Upon building my first sherman, I fell in love with them too and […]

Dragon 1/6th scale machine gun series

by Craig Abrahamson on November 12, 2012 in Armor -- 1 Comment

The only gripe I have with the manufacturer is the lack of directions. The “instruction sheet” is one piece of paper with a black & white photograph of the assembled model with part numbers and arrows pointed toward the general […]

How to paint figure faces easily with an airbrush – video tutorial

by Editor on October 24, 2012 in Armor -- 5 Comments

Tutorial on how to paint a face with an airbrush, using Warhammer figures as examples. Great effect in 2 minutes!