Aircraft - New For This Month

July 2017
Revell 1:32 Messerschmitt Me 262B-1/U-1 Nightfighter

September
Tamiya 1/48 Grumman F-14A Tomcat

June
Eduard 1/48 Messerschmitt Bf 109 G-6 Late Series (Re-Tooled)

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Revell 1:32 Messerschmitt Me 262B-1/U-1 Nightfighter

Revell 1:32 Messerschmitt Me 262B-1/U-1 Nightfighter box

Revell has released a 1:32 scale model construction kit of the Me262, the first jet powered aircraft of the Second World War. The kit depicts the Me262 two-seater night fighter variant.

Features:

  • A choice of lowered flaps
  • Replica Jumo 004 engines
  • Moveable ailerons and rudder
  • Radar antennae
  • Machine guns
  • Detailed cockpit with side consoles
  • Detailed Cockpit well in the under-carriage bay
  • Detailed under-carriage
  • 2 auxiliary fuel tanks

Also included are decal markings for the following versions:

  • Messerschmitt Me 262 B-1a/U1 Red 12 , 10./NJG 11, Schleswig, May 1945
  • Messerschmitt Me 262 B-1a/U1 Red 8 , 10./NJG 11. Schleswig, May 1945

 


 

Tamiya 1/48 Grumman F-14A Tomcat

Tamiya 1/48 Grumman F-14A Tomcat box

Tamiya is releasing a new 1/48 scale F-14 kit

Features:

  • 373 parts in light grey plastic (257 for the airframe plus 116 for weapons);
  • Six parts in clear plastic;
  • Five screws; two washers; four polythene caps;
  • One masking sheet;
  • Two decal sheets: Two USN high visibility Tomcats from VF-84 and VF-2, and one desert camo Iran Air Force markings;

Tamiya 1/48 Grumman F-14A Tomcat

Build options:

  • Canopy open or closed;
  • Wings swept forward or back;
  • Fuel probe deployed or stowed away;
  • TF-30 engine nozzles open or closed;
  • Positionable horizontal stabilizers;
  • Air-to-air ordnance that can be configured in multiple load outs.

 


 

Eduard 1/48 Messerschmitt Bf 109 G-6 Late Series (Re-Tooled)

Eduard 1/48 Messerschmitt Bf 109 G-6 Late Series

Eduard has released a much improved version of the 2014 1/48 scale BF 109 G-6 kit with new styrene parts.

Improvements:

  • Dimensional errors have been corrected;
  • Increased level of detail;
  • Crisper surface features like panel lines and rivets.

Impressive features that let you make virtually every variant:

  • Colour photo-etched parts;
  • Die-cut self-adhesive canopy masks;
  • Separate control surfaces;
  • Framed and Erla canopies (three styles of Erla hoods);
  • Standard and tall tail;
  • Long and short tail wheel;
  • Battery-box cover;
  • Under wing cannon gondola;
  • Alternative propeller blades;
  • Trop filter and supercharger intakes;
  • Tyres, hubs and oil cooler housings, aerial masts and bomb racks.

 


 

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