Airfix Model World - August 2012

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News and Show Scene
The latest happenings in the world of modelling and a comprehensive up-to-date calendar of related events.

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On the shelf
Eleven pages of reviews bring you the latest kits, books and modelling products.

Cutting Mat Chat
A final word from the ‘movers and shakers’ within the modelling industry.


Review Build – Spinner
Ian Grainger recalls one recreates one of the classic sci-fi models of all time, the Police Spinner used in Blade Runner. 

Battle and Build – Hawker Tempest
Malcolm V. Lowe examines the relatively brief but successful combat career of the Hawker Tempest in late World War Two, while Steve Abbey gets to grips with Eduard’s 1/48 kit. 

Advanced Build – Hurricane Mk.I
Alan Price finds that with the aid of after-market parts and simple scratch-building, Airfix’s 1/72 Hurricane can be completely transformed.

Show Scene - IPMS Scottish Nationals 2012
Ian Hartup travels up North to take in Scotland’s exceptional model makers.

Exclusive Build – King Tiger
Richard Langford reckons small-scale armour fans will love the new Airfix 1/76 King Tiger. He builds one of the test-shots for AMW.

Figure Build – Jabba the Hutt
Sonia Maes explores the realm of the infamous alien gangster, with Knight Models’ excellent Jabba the Hutt vignette.

Advanced Build – PV-1 Ventura
Tom Sunley enjoys a maritime aviation fix courtesy of Revell’s new 1/48 PV-1 Ventura.

One the Road – Torquay Model Show
Malcolm V. Lowe reports from the renowned Torquay Model show.

Military Build – Kettenkrad & PAK 36
Size isn’t everything according to Marc Maes, who gets great results with Dragon’s diminutive Kettenkrad and PaK 36 combination.