Meng Panther Ausf. A Late 1/35
Jan14

Meng Panther Ausf. A Late 1/35

Panther Ausf. A Late German Medium Tank Sd.Kfz.171 Meng – Nr. TS-035 – 1:35 2018 is the year of the Panther. Not the Chinese calendar but the modelling calendar! 😉 Jokes aside, there are many Panthers just being released and many of them are very high quality so this “German tank guy” is more than pleased! The last Panther I built was the old 70’s Tamiya Panther that passed its best before date not long...

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Trumpeter 2018 Catalogue
Jan13

Trumpeter 2018 Catalogue

Here it is, all current and new models from Trumpeter! The catalogue can be hard to read on a small screen so hit the F11 to make your browser go fullscreen, and then F11 to exit fullscreen when you’re...

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Hobbyboss 2018 Catalogue
Jan13

Hobbyboss 2018 Catalogue

Here it is, all current and new kits from Hobbyboss! The catalogue can be hard to read on a small screen so hit the F11 to make your browser go fullscreen, and then F11 to exit fullscreen when you’re...

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On the bench #7
Dec28

On the bench #7

Winter (or not?), dodgy paint and Christmas… Well, a lack of posting recently is a sure indication Christmas just went by and not trouble free I can add. PostMord already caved in during September and add Black Friday and Christmas on top of that and the total failure was complete! It looks like no less than five packages are lost. One the seller tried to resend to arrive before Christmas again but it still failed to arrive and...

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On the bench #6
Dec07

On the bench #6

…and then we’re only two weeks and a bit until Christmas and I can only wonder where this year went? The last couple of weeks, or more like six weeks, I’ve been having a really annoying cold that’s been coming and going without ever really breaking out which has affected my eyes and made modelling harder and tiresome. Tirered eyes that is and it makes concentrating on small details hard, which isn’t great...

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Scale model catalogues – new feature!
Dec01

Scale model catalogues – new feature!

I don’t know about you but I often visit the manufacturers websites looking for new kits or just wanting to browse their whole catalogue finding models for a build only to discover that they haven’t updated their websites in ages – and you still have no clue if they have that German StuG you were looking for or just the inspiration you were looking for…? I know you can head over to scalemates.com and search...

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