Here is a nice selection of vehicles from the Spanish Civil War from Ian Hughes, mostly in 1/72 scale. Advertisements
Words & Pictures by Robert Wojcik from Poland Robert’s Website Robert’s YouTube Channel Build summary I always wanted to build some models from the period of Spanish Civil War.
Word & Pictures by Damian Campayo: Bucker Bu-133 Jungmeister – This is a Heller kit in 1/72 scale. Built mostly OOB. Scratch built rigging, aileron control cables and head rest. Seat from spares. Eduard seatbelts and buckles. Displaced joystick forward. Decals from spare box plus a few custom-made. Boeing 281 Peashooter – This is a … More A Selection of SCW Models From Damian Campayo
The Boeing 281 was the export version of the Boeing P26 Peashooter and was most notably used in China during the late 1930’s. Not so well known is the single aircraft that featured over the skies of Spain during the Civil War and although it was only one machine it did seem to strike a … More 1/72 AZ Model Boeing 281 (P26) Peashooter
Words and Pictures by David Henyk If you want to have a Hawker Spanish Fury in your collection you have only one choice. Amodel offers this type in three versions, Yugoslav, Spanish and British. The kit represents typical Amodel quality, plastic parts with decent details fit well. I added a couple of details here and … More 1/72 Amodel Hawker Fury, Captured Nationalist Markings
This is an unusual looking armored car and the mind boggles at the thought of the crew when that gun went off! This model is from Hobby Boss and comes with markings for a captured nationalist vehicle, however I have used some spare decals to show it in its original Republican use. The kits is … More 1/35 Hobby Boss, Soviet Ba-6 Armored Car, Republican Forces, 1938
The Focke Wulf Fw 56 Stösser (Falcon) was used by the Republican air force as a trainer in the fighter school at Carmoli. Around six Fw-56’s were used here towards the end of 1937, being from a German manufacturer it is unusual to see them in Republican service. The planes were bought from the conflict … More 1/72 Heller Focke Wulf Fw 56 Stösser, Republican Air Force, Carmoli, 1937
The Polikarpov I-16 gave the Republican Air Force a well needed boost with its arrival in 1937 (type 10). The nationalist forces were causing havoc with their new shipments of Bf 109’s and the I-16 levelled the field somewhat leaving the success of air battles down to the pilots. Supplied by the Soviets the type … More 1/32 Azur Polikarpov I-16 Type 10, Super Mosca
Words and pictures by Christian Grimm from Germany. On behalf of Lufthansa and Swiss Air, Ernst Heinkel first built the Heinkel He70 as a civil aircraft in 1932. With its 362 km/h top speed it was the fastest airplane in those days, resulting in its nickname “Blitz” which is the German word for flash.Later it … More 1/72 ICM Heinkel He-70 F2
Pictures by Glenn Wilson 1/72 Italeri Cant CRDA Z501 flying Boat, Regia Aeronautica.