Article Directory: Show Reports

Reports from modeling shows, air displays and similar events.

Scale Modelworld 2016 models – #3 (Aircraft)

Here’s a selection of 1/48 scale aircraft models on display at Scale Modelworld 2016, Telford. With more to follow… Click on the link below to continue to… Scale Modelworld 2016 models – #2 (Aircraft)

Scale Modelworld 2016 models – #2 (Aircraft)

Here’s a selection of 1/48 scale aircraft models on display at Scale Modelworld 2016, Telford. With more to follow… Click on the link below to continue to… Scale Modelworld 2016 models – #1 (Aircraft)

Scale Modelworld 2016 models – #1 (Aircraft)

Time to have a look at some of the competition entries at the 2016 Scale Modelworld. Here’s our first selection from the 1/48 scale aircraft categories. With more to follow at http://imodeler.com/tag/scale-modelworld/.

Live from Telford: Trumpeter naval kits

Trumpeter have been showing their new-tool 1/200 scale kit of the battlecruiser HMS Hood. It looked like an amazingly big, stunningly detailed kit of a truly beautiful ship. I must say that the presentaiton model has left a lasting impression. […]

Live from Telford: New kits from Takom

Takom has been showing new 1/35 kits of some odd and interesting German vehicles: the mean-looking Krupp Raumer S and the V-2 + Meillerwagen + Hanomag SS100. The latter combo allows for the recreation of a complete field deployment party […]

Live from Telford: Zoukei-Mura product news

Besides the excellent 1/48 scale F-4 Phantom series (more photos attached here), other items announced by Zoukei-Mura at the Telford show were the 1/32 scale Henschel Hs-129B and the Kawsaki Ki-45 Kai Toryu in the same scale. Both projects seem […]

Live from Telford: Gaspatch’s 1/48 Henschel 123

My second personal Telford highlight: Gaspatch’s 1/48 Henschel 123. There are not many manufacturers who have picked up this rare subject before and now the ultimate kit seems to arrive for Christmas 2016. The test shots of the German dive […]

Live from Telford: The new Airfix 1/48 Junkers Ju-87B Stuka

Here are a few shots of the new-tool 1/48 Junkers Ju 87 Stuka as presented at the Airfix stand in Telford. The Spanish Legion Condor markings are one of the decal options included in the kit, and I must say […]

Telford ramblings 6

Probably enough from me….

Live from Telford: New kit releases from Revell

Revell presented their all-new 1/32 Messerschmitt Me 262B Night Fighter. The completed demonstration model looked really impressive, including things like open slats, detailed engine and gun bays as well as delicately moulded radar antennae. Other new-tool kits presented by Revell […]