Issue 041 – September 2009
Al Bowie examines the contents of Tascaâ€™s two 1:35 scale early Sherman IIIs.
Â» THINK TANK
Robert Notman describes the Bantam BRC-40
Â» THE JEEP THAT ALMOST WAS
The Editor builds MiniArtâ€™s 1:35 scale Bantam as a Scout Car in service with the British 1st Armoured Dovision.
Â» TOO LARGE, TOO LATE
Anthony Sheedy drops everything to build Tamiyaâ€™s all-new Jagdtiger.
Anthony Sheedy checks out Zvezdaâ€™s 1:35 scale Mercedes L4500A heavy German truck.
Â» TITANIC T-34
Frank Helmling reduces Trumpeterâ€™s big 1:16 scale T-34/85 to a wrecked state using after market parts plus some judicious painting and weathering.
Â» FROM THE FRONT LINE
Joel Russ in Afghanistan runs into a few 6 x 6 LMTV trucks.
Â» CENTAURO, SPANISH STYLE
Trumpeter answers Mick Capellâ€™s prayers with a new 1:35 scale injectionmoulded Spanish VRC-105 heavy armoured car.
The Editor previews two 1:35 scale kits from Tamiya â€“ the all-new Citroen 11CV Traction, and the rereleased LRDG Chevy.
Â» JUNGLE FROG PART TWO
The Editor finishes Tamiyaâ€™s 1973 vintage Matilda with a combination of paints and pigments.
Â» FULL SIZED REFERENCE
Photos of a full-sized Matilda Frog, and artwork by Oliver Peissl.
Â» TECH GUIDE
Building a Display Case Part 3 by Luke Pitt
Trumpeter releases a 1:35 scale M1075 unarmoured 4 x 4 LMTV truck.