Aztec Eagle: P-47D of the Mexican Expeditionary Air Force
Alfonso Velasco Jr's discovers his family connection to the P-47 Thunderbolt.
A Foothold on Red Beach 2
Action-filled Tarawa 1943 vignette by Andreas Herbst.
Bengt-E Johansson finds a perfect setting for a German field kitchen diorama.
John F. Thornell and his P-51B Mustang
Tamiya's P-51B built and finished by Tomasz Gronczewski.
Scale Modelworld 2002 Highlights,
Additional photos from the recent Scale Modelworld 2002 in Telford, UK. By
Camouflage & Markings: Luftwaffe Bomber Camouflage - Live
Frank Spahr's amazing discovery of true RLM colour samples preserved on...
Mk. XVI - Mastering the Art of Fine Detail
Marek Barbaszynski describes his extensive treatment of the ICM kit.
Realistic Sea Bases
Japanese modeller Omami shows how to produce photorealistic sea bases for ship
Scale Modelworld 2002 Highlights
Magnus Fridsell's selection of favourite models from Europe's largest modelling
Fem vikingar i västerled
Magnus Fridsell's hela reportage från Scale Modelworld 2002.
Revell Fw 190D-11 with some exquisite detailing built by Ricardo Dacoba.
Half-Track by Andreas Herbst
Hasegawa's Half-Track converted into M16 anti-aircraft version.
Academy's kit expertly built out-of-the-box by T J Tang.
RF-84F Thunderflash in Detail (Reprise)
Magnus Fridsell takes a closer look at the RF-84F in the Brussels Air Force
& Markings: Republic RF-84F Thunderflash in Belgian Service
A review of Belgian RF-84F paint schemes.
the Tamiya Marder
Another guest appearance of Andrew Dextras from the Missing Links, this time
with a beautifully finished Marder III.
Tips: Moulding Canopies
Magnus Fridsell show how to produce a crystal-clear replacement canopy for your
& Markings: Fokker Dr. I aces
Tomasz Gronczewski researches two Fokker camouflage schemes.
Baümer and his Fokker
Droagon/DML Fokker Dr.I built by Tomasz Gronczewski
Heavy surf and fire on the Juno beach reduced to scale by Christopher
Was Something Special About the Cutlass...
Hobbycraft F7U-3 modelled by L-G Johansson
A piece of creative modelling by Mikael de Bourg Wetterlund, built from a
most unusual "kit".
Argentina's Jet Adventure
Ricardo Dacoba and Martin Waligorski describe the history of Argentina's entry
into the jet age.
Short Visit to Tinytown
Andrew Dextras from Missing Links makes a guest appearance in this magazine with
two Revell 1/72 armor models.
Tips: Making Diorama Groundwork
Christopher Holland's guide to making a convincing diorama groundwork.
Diesel: A 1/72 conversion of the civil Ju 86 to the Ju 86 R
Peter Ibes reshapes the well-known Italeri Ju 86 kit.
After 20 years in the limelight, Alfonso Velasco Jr. takes a dive into deep
waters with this 1/32 A-10 Warthog.
Open 2002 Virtual Tour
This magazine issue is exclusively devoted to last
month's Swedish national modelling contest. The 'Virtual Tour' is a photo
collection counting hundreds of images which gives you a unique opportunity to
re-visit the show online.
Polish Spitfire: Hasegawa Spit Mk. VB with improvements
Rickard Malmborg spoils a good Tamiya kit and
a pair of nylon stockings to get a perfect finish on this 303 Sqn. Spitfire.
Tech Tips: Chemical Etching
A straightforward technique of processing your
own metal parts. By Dennis
Messerschmitt Me 262B in
Messerschmitt's magnum opus in the night fighter
guise, documented by the joint effort of Graeme Adamson, Charles Hugo and
Learning to Paint: Improving the painting techniques with the Fujimi 1/72 Stuka
The highly educational project conducted and
described in detail by Rob de Bie.
1937 Ford Pickup
Sven Ornberg's model of Ford's classic commercial car described by Martin Waligorski.
Cockpits, One Level of Detail
Ricardo Dacoba returns this month with another
eye-candy: converting the Hasegawa 1/48 Bf-109G-2 to G-12 trainer variant is the
subject of this feature.
Tech Tips: Model Car Painting with Real Automotive Paints
Automotive paints offer lots of advantages for the
modeller, but have an opinion of being difficult to use. This article takes you
through the learning curve.
Camouflage & Markings:
Frederick Hughes and the Boulton Paul Defiant
Aircraft of this night fighter ace reconstructed in
color profiles by
Mercedes Benz L3000
German army's workhorse re-created in miniature by
Space Marines securing sector 45.12
A tiny sci-fi diorama by Chistopher Holland.
Made it home... - A Scene
from the Battle of Britain, 1940
Anders Isaksson captures the drama of this heroic
battle in a beautifully compact 1/48 scale diorama.
Tech Tips: Building Houses in Braille Scale
Christopher Holland explains an easy technique
to create buildings for 1/72-1/76 scale dioramas.
J 22 in
Yes, it's a World War II fighter you should know
more about, hence this sizeable reference feature. Teamwork by Magnus Fridsell,
Andreas Samuelsson and Martin Waligorski.
J 22 in
Magnus Fridsell describes the options to build a
model of the J 22.