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  • Lilla2
Paper, card stock models...interested?
I find this modeling media quite fascinating!

Here's a chance to maybe get into a very different side of ship modeling, with a free complete download, including all parts and diagrams, of the Lilla Veneda - a small coastal ferry from the Polish Baltic fleet in the 1960s!
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The Scottish manufacturer, Accurate Armour, have just sent us images and details of their latest releases:
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Back in July, we give the News of AFV Club's latest Stryker variant in 1/35th scale. Now, by way of an update, we present a series of images of the new kit:
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Greenhill Books in London and Casemate Publishing in the USA are jointly bringing these books back into print after some 14 years.
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The Korean manufacturer, Legend Productions have just announced several new releases in 1/35th scale AND have improved their website:
  • North_Carolina
Pit-Road Models sends us interesting news about their upcoming 1/700 releases. Launch a daring attack or patrol the South and Central Pacific with the USS Hornet CV-8, USS North Carolina (1944 fit) and the USS The Sullivans.
  • Rathbone
Hot on the heels of their previous four-stackers, Mirage Models announces the release of 6 new destroyer kits. From the Atlantic to the Pacific, the White Ensign to the Rising Sun, these new kits offer something for everyone.
  • duel_in_the_mist
The magazine AFV Modeller should require little introduction. However, in a new initiative, the publishers have announced their first full book:
  • cheyenne_1
Bestsoldiers have announced a new 54 mm figure release from Soldati.
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Advance News in from Trumpeter Models, of a new 1/700 scale, WWII Cruiser, New Orleans CA-32, 1942. Expect this release to be available around January 2008.
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Mr. Luca Marchetti of Pegaso Models has kindly announced us about their new releases. Three of them will be available and one of them will be previewed at Euromilitaire 2007.
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Viktor Antonov has kindly announced us about the new releases of Ant Miniatures.
  • mk35
Two new figures this month from Mk35 Editions, -one military and one civilian.
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Take a little closer look inside the box at Dragon Models Limited new "Premium Edition" kit, the HMS Illustrious.
  • Duel series
Osprey Publishing has announced a new series dedicated to evaluating opposing sides in the ultimate operational environment—close combat.
'Duel' is the name of a new series from the military history publishing house, Osprey Publishing. The new series retells the stories of the world’s greatest machines of war and the ace combatants who operated them.
  • De Havilland Sea Venom FAW-22
Hot on the heels of Classic Airframes latest 1/48th offerings of the Venom, Revell have just released a 1/32nd scale De Havilland Sea Venom FAW-22 for those of you who like to model a bit bigger.
  • ship0039
We were graciously provided with some photos from the IPMS organizers for ship entries for the 2007 Nationals in Anaheim.
  • T-87
The Russian figure/accesory manufacturer Tank recently showcased a number of new 1/35th scale figures, by way of a 'catch-up', here they are...
The publishing house, Panzer Tracts should require little introduction for those wishing to super-detail their armor kits. Now, the company have announced two new publications:
  • IT64572
Although their own website doesn't say a word about releases of the newest 1:35 scale models, Italeri's new 3 ton medium Opel truck with Coal Engine is released this month:
The German Publisher, Nuts and Bolts have announced their latest publication:
  • andrew
Andy Cairns of AC Models have announced their new bust release, an ANZAC infantryman at Gallipoli in 1915.
  • AKA
Gator’s Paint Masks works to stay up to date with providing paint masks for the latest kit releases. Gator has done it again, this time with the 1/700 AK-23/AKA-6 Alchiba MS 12 Mod Paint Masks.
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Tank Workshop has been releasing a series of new 1/35th scale update sets:
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Wreckage of World War II Submarine Found Off Aleutian Islands

ANCHORAGE, Alaska — The mangled remains of a vessel found in the Bering Sea are likely those of a World War II submarine that disappeared with a crew of 70 off the Aleutian Island of Kiska.

  • Emd06
Are you a fan of large scale World War I ships? Are you looking to give your kit’s deck the appearance of real wood? Then you will be interested in what Vector Cut has to offer.

  • IJN_decals
Are you wanting to build a particular Japanese navy ship but don’t have the markings for it? Pit-Road Models has released another “model project saver” in their 1/700 decal series, this time Japanese Navy Decal Set.
  • IJN_rangefinders
In to super-detailing World War II IJN ships? Looking to add range finders to your current builds? Hasegawa Models has just what you need. IJN Photo etch Rangefinders.
  • fuj11109box
Are you a fan of IJN aircraft carriers? Are you wanting a way to reproduce the beautiful natural wood flight decks? Look no further. Fujimi Models now offers a 1/700 Flight deck decal set.
  • Bama_pe
Complementing the upcoming releases of Trumpeter’s 1/350 USS Massachusetts and Alabama, Tom’s Modelworks announces their latest photo etch set, 1/350 USS Massachusetts and Alabama.
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Has this ever happened to you? You are finally getting that chance to build your favorite 1/700 aircraft carrier and you’re wanting to give it a full compliment of planes. You scrape together all the necessary types of aircraft only to realize that the decals have gone bad or, even worse, they’re missing! Don’t panic. Pit-Road Models has released the latest in their 1/700 decal series, WW2 Aircraft Decals Set.
  • top5
Hasegawa Models latest unveiling and announcement of the much anticipated 1/350 scale, IJN Nagato, is the focus of this NEWS update, with a second batch of images!
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Just now, in California, DX'07 is taking place. As always, Dragon Models Ltd. use this as a shop window to launch new products. this year, four new releases have been announced - 2 in 1/35th scale and the remainder in 1/72nd...
  • Cavalry03
We received from Mr. Jung the pictures of the painted figures of Seil Models' items for August. Unfortunately we have to wait for these pieces one month more. Mr. Jung says that they will be available in September.
Here is the full story of the new items with lots of pictures.
  • hatchpic3
Anders Heinz has recently announced a couple of very exciting releases from his new miniatures company, Helo Miniatures, a company he and John Long have founded. Their first batch of releases include much welcomed modern US troops to compliment all those fantastic Stryker AFVs that have recently entered the market.
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Exclusive from Battlefleet Models. Harry Abbott (Harry_at_BFM) proudly announces BFM's next release - 1/700 AK-23 Alchiba, as fitted during the Guadalcanal Campaign. Due out in mid September, this kit will also include PE and brass rod, 9 paletted supplies and 5 LCVP's. Retail cost will be $70.00.
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Square off with the Japanese battle line in Surigao Strait with H-P Models 1/700 USS Maryland. This resin kit has all the qualities we've come to expect from H-P Models. Cast in her 1944/45 fit, the Maryland will retail for $135.00 and is due out in September 2007.
  • emden
Go back in time and defend the German Empire with the Kaiser’s Navy light cruisers. H-P Models announced the late release in their WWI-Kaiserliche Marine series. Finely cast in resin, the 1/700 SMS Dresden and the SMS Emden are scheduled to be release in late August. Retail cost - $60.00 each.
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News from merry old England. John Snyder is pleased to announce the upcoming release of White Ensign Models 1/700 E & F Class Destroyer Photo Etch for Tamiya’s E class destroyer kit. Once again, Peter Hall has done a magnificent job in bringing us another nice photo etch set. Estimated release date for this set is early September.
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Military Miniatures Warehouse has the following new releases available.
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Rüdiger Mörmann of Golden Helmet from Germany, a sculptor and a new manufacturer of historical miniatures.
Lets take a look at his story and his products.
The Royal Navy joins the elite storm chasing fraternity by chasing down Hurricane Dean. Preparing to help those in need, the Royal Navy frigate HMS Portland and the Royal Fleet Auxiliary tanker Wave Ruler have been following Hurricane Dean through the Caribbean as it swept towards Central America. Follow along with these brave sailors on their humanitarian mission.
H-P Models sends us news of three new 1/700 London Class Cruisers. These nicely molded resin kits include the HMS London, the HMS Sussex and the proud HMS Dorsetshire of sinking of the Bismarck fame. All three of these kits are scheduled sometime in the near future.
News to you? Pit-Road Models offers the scale modeler a very interesting selection of 1/700 White Metal Aircraft and Vehicles. These kits accessories will compliment all types of ships and lend themselves to a variety of diorama possibilities.


Something new on the way for Battle of Britain modellers.
  • CHINOOK HC-1
Italeri stunned a lot of modellers when they announced a 1/48 Chinook ACH-47A "Gunship" to the world, well they have followed it up with another.
  • Il_crociato004
We were informed about an upcoming item of Romeo Models. It will be available two months later but I think it worths waiting!

This just in. The CMK/Artmaster Maritime Line has hit the stores! Take the time to look at the wonderful offerings while you think of all the diorama possibilities.



Ahoy mates. H-P Models sends us news of four more interesting 1/700 AA Battery Ships. This time it's the 1944 Niobe and Undine, the 1943-44 Ariadne and the 1940-45 Arcona.
  • New World Miniatures
In a move sure to be welcomed by Military Modelers, Chris Mrosko (Formerly of Warriors Miniatures) has announced the launch of a new company New World Miniatures.
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