Airfix Model World - May 2015

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Beaufighter Mk.X supplement!
We offer a test-shot build of Airfix’s stunning new Beaufighter Mk.X by Jen Wright, and fascinating history text, period photos, colour profiles and scale drawings from Terry Higgins.


Intermediate build – Meteor Maestro
AMW welcomes Brian Wakeman, who makes a beautiful job of HK Models’ 1/32 Gloster Meteor F.4.

In Focus – Meteor F.4
Malcolm V. Lowe details the career of the Meteor’s F.4 sub-type, and offers splendid period imagery.

Test-Shot Preview – Revell 1/32 Fw 190F-8
This important new kit is appraised out of the box by AMW stalwart Steve Abbey.

Intermediate Build – Teutonic Tank-Hunter
Tamiya’s all-new (and very welcome) 1/35 Jagdpanzer IV/70(V) Lang gets the Steve Abbey treatment.

Intermediate build – MP-Fwoar!
Race car builds don’t come much better than Ian Grainger’s rendition of Fujimi’s 1/24 McLaren MP4-12C GT3.

Out and About – Huddersfield Show 2015
Assistant Editor Stu Fone witnesses fine modelling at this Yorkshire event.

Basic build – Czech Tiger
Revell’s all-new 1/72 Gripen C lightweight fighter kit is built by Chris Jones.

In Focus – Saab Gripen
Jan P. Forsgren provides a snapshot of Saab’s Gripen, with useful reference photos.

Intermediate build – Joy Ride!
The steampunk genre is explored by Johan Augustsson, who does a superb job with MDC’s ‘Harriet on a Bike’ figure.

Out and About – North Devon Model Society show 2015
Malcolm V. Lowe reports on this group’s successful inaugural exhibition.

Skills School – Car engine detailing
Adding extra embellishment to the engine can lift a car build to another level. Dr Jim Whalen shows us how.


The latest happenings in the world of plastic modelling.

Show Scene
A comprehensive and up-to-date calendar of model-related events.

Your Airfix
Readers get the chance to showcase their own Airfix builds.

On the shelf
Sixteen pages of reviews bring you the latest modelling products.

Kit Court
Put forward your case to AMW, as to why a particular ‘missing’ kit subject should be made available.