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Old guy, living in the island of magic - Florianopolis (SC) - returning to the plastic kit's after a 30 years break...
I love military (WW2 and modern), in special Brazilian Army and IDF equipment.
The idea of producing a 4x4 light armored vehicle for the Brazilian Army is not new, it dates back to the early 70's, when the first idea appeared in the Regional Motomechanization Park of the 2nd Military Region of São Paulo – [...]
The EE-11 Urutu is a brazilian amphibious armored personnel carrier. It was based on the drive train and chassis components of the EE-9 Cascavel armored car and initially emerged as part of a project to develop an amphibious [...]
This was an attempt to show a vignette with one of the most iconic military vehicles :the M113.
The M113 family was born in 1956, being the first APC made of aluminum. It was developed by FMC (Food Machinery Corporation) and was [...]
This was my return to the hobby after 30 years away (girls, college, work, new family...).
The evolution of the kits and the tools and supplies surprised me... Here in Brazil we have few options of stores (physical or virtual), and most [...]