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Great resource for “used” model builders!!

I was recently directed to this site when I posted for help looking for a set of instructions. I buy most of my kits on auction or used at contests, and twice in 30 days I opened a box that didn't contain instructions. When someone directed m[...]

Diorama subject?

A friend posted this on our club's Facebook page, with the note, "Somebody should do a diorama..." Hmmm .....

Images of the Battle of Britain… (part 2)

Commemorating the 75th anniversary of the Battle of Britain. On this day in 1940, the Luftwaffe embarked on their largest bombing attack yet, forcing the engagement of the entirety of the RAF in defence of London and the South East, which result[...]

Images of the Battle of Britain… (part 1)

Commemorating the 75th anniversary of the Battle of Britain. On this day in 1940, the Luftwaffe embarked on their largest bombing attack yet, forcing the engagement of the entirety of the RAF in defence of London and the South East, which result[...]

75th Anniversary, Battle of Britain

www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-34250794

Airfix’s next big bomber in 1/72 scale revealed

Airfix next four-engine bomber release in 1/72 scale has been revealed at the company's blog. Coming in 2016 is the new-tool Boeing B-17G Flying Fortress. Accompanying this welcome anouncement were the attached series of 3D CAD screenshots of th[...]

Forthcoming 1/32 Mirage III from Italeri

Recently Italeri has published a finalized boxart and some preview images of a forthcoming Dassault Mirage IIIC in 1/32 scale. No release date has been revealed at this point, but it wouldn't be surprising to see this kit on the shelves in Nove[...]

Airfix 1/72 Avro Shackleton – preview

Airfix has released the boxart, detailed CAD images of their forthcoming 1/72 scale Avro Shackleton. These are also photos of the assembled test-shot model. It sure looks to be an impressive kit! Its estimated release date is December 1st.

New Airfix 1/48 Meteor F. Mk.8!

New announcement from Airfix: 1/48 Meteor F. Mk.8 in 1/48! http://www.airfix.com/uk-en/news/workbench/5641/

Some Images From The Airfix Website Concerning Their New 1/48 Defiant