You may remember me pointing you to a certain site which converted figures into SCW subjects called Miniaturas de la Guerra Civil Española. I have now finally got around to showcasing some of the wonderful work which can be found on Javier Méndez’s site. In this vignette called: Casadistas. Madrid, March 1939, Javier has converted … More Modelling Figures From The Spanish Civil War
Heller 1/72 D.H 89 Dragon Rapide In Box Review An old but nicely detailed kit, I also have a Kuivalainen etch set for it, the range of Kuivalainen sets can be found here: Kuivalainen The markings I intend to do: Markings
A look in the box of the Dornier Wal from Amodel. A short run kit with some slightly agricultural looking plastic in places! All the detail is there, the parts are quite clean, there is minimal flash and hardly any prominent ejector pin marks. The build will be a challenge in places, particularly on the … More Amodel 1/72 Dornier Wal in box video review
A quick look in the box of a short run and rare kit, the Azur 1/72 Vultee V-1. A nice kit with subtle details and a few goodie in the box in the form of Resin and a Vac-form
Very Nice work in a small scale, words & pictures by Nils R. Treichel 1/72nd Wespe Models Char Schneider as used during the siege of the Alcazar de Toledo, Spain 1936.
Pz.Kpfw.I Ausf.A Spanish Foreign Legion, Granadella 1938. This vehicle is ‘214’ from the Spanish Foreign Legion Tank Brigade, 2nd Company, 1st Battalion, 1st Platoon. This machine was based in Grandella in the province of Alicante in 1938. The Panzer 1 was a very light armoured and under gunned tank even for the 1930’s, it was best … More Dragon 1/35 Panzerkampfwagen 1 ausf A, Legion Condor, Spain
This is the 1/72 Azur short run release of the Cierva C.30 Autogiro. A curious looking aircraft which is unlikely to have seen use during the war, there were a few in the Spanish Air force before the war broke out but their fate is unknown. The kit is what you would expect from Azur … More 1/72 Azur Cierva C.30, Spain 1936
So after our first outing as a stand alone exhibit I have had a chance to reflect and take in all the great information I learned from the show. It was great to see a lot of our existing members and lots of new ones! Plenty of cards were handed out and everyone was very … More IPMS Scale Model World, Telford 2017
Here are a selection of photos from Ian Hughes showing his build of the Pioneer 2, 1/72 Polikarpov R-5 in Spanish Republican colours. Luckily Ian had two kits because the lower wing was duplicated in the first kit he was building. The kit looks rather basic laid out on the sprue but Ian has done … More Polikarpov R-5, By Ian Hughes
Here is a nice selection of vehicles from the Spanish Civil War from Ian Hughes, mostly in 1/72 scale.