AFV Club seems to have a knack for the “unsung heroes” of military hardware. The very first full kit they released back in the 90s was the M730 Chaparral, an anti-air missile system based on the M548 tracked cargo carrier. Talk about esoteric.[...]
To be honest I really dont know much about this truck as it was used in Vietnam, but when I saw a picture of it on the box top I just needed to build it. I built this a few years back after a brief hiatus from serious model making. My 1st chil[...]
Greetings again from Williamsport, PA. Presenting to you another diorama I completed a couple of years ago. This time it’s a Pacific, USMC tank commander mapping out a plan of action with some Marine infantry. The Stuart is the 1/35, AFV Club[...]
I have a lot of 1st with this build. It was, and still is, my 1st T-34. It is my 1st Tank model with a full interior, use of chipping paints solution, using real oil paints for weathering, and finally my 1st attempt at a winter wash camo.
1/35 AFV NM116 Norwegian Battle Tank. This tank is essentially the venerable Korean war M24 Chaffee which were provided to the Norwegian army. They then greatly updated and modified it to meet their needs renaming it the NM116. I saw the box [...]
Tiger F-5E Swiss Air Force Staffel 19 Airbase Sion Wallis Schweiz,
Kit: AFV CLUB 1:48, Decals http://www.mc-one.ch/
Somewhere in Germany shortly before the end a panzer crew is replenishing ammunition next to an impromptu hospital where an angel of mercy tends to a wounded infantry man.
99% complete. I just have to finish the base and matt it all down, then [...]
First post here; This is my last build.
it is a direct mounting out of box of the excellent scale model AFV 1/35e.
there was no problem of construction, a photo -etched board is present in the box, as well as the aluminum barrel.
One of my stranger habits is to bring back a kit from every city trip I undertake. I usually do some looking around on the web to see if there is a proper hobby shop in the city I am about to visit, trying to sneak a visit into the trip’s sched[...]
Aussie Centurion from the Vietnam days - A lovely build with no problems whatsoever.
I really enjoyed building & researching this one!