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Tuesday, 30 November 2021

KIT  REVIEW:  Pablo Calcaterra builds the Classic Airframes 1/48 Whirlwind I

KIT PREVIEW:  Spiros Pendedekas shares his thoughts on the Hasegawa 1/48 Typhoon IB 'Special Version'.

MM FEATURE: Photo of the Day.                     

BOOK/CD/DVD REVIEW:  The concluding volume in an interesting series of events is Helion's Sino-Soviet Border War of 1969 Vol 2.

MM FEATURE: Did you Know.                  

BLAST FROM THE PAST:  A superb build was Emilio Diaz' Trumpeter 1/32 F-105G Thunderchief.

INDUSTRY NEWS:  An update from FRROM .  

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Monday 29 November 2021

KIT  REVIEW:  Today, Spiros Pendedekas builds the impressively large Roden 1/72 AN-12BK

KIT PREVIEW:  A kit I don't see built all that often is the Special Hobby 1/48 F-86K Sabre .

MM FEATURE: Photo of the Day.                     

DECAL REVIEW:   This one is for the recently previewed Heller kit;  Print Scale 72221: LeO 451 .

BOOK/CD/DVD REVIEW:  A fairly in depth book with lots of images is Kagero's Dornier; the Yugoslav Saga 1926-2007.

MM FEATURE: Did you Know.                  

BLAST FROM THE PAST:  This is Blair Stewart's  Monogram 1/48 F-105F Thunderchief .

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Friday 26 November 2021

KIT  REVIEW:  Your editor builds the rather nice Kinetic 1/48 F-104A/C Starfighter . 

KIT PREVIEW:  This one has been around a while but still sells well, the Revell 1/48 F-15C Eagle.

MM FEATURE: Photo of the Day.                     

DETAIL SET/ACCESSORY REVIEW:  Another useful set is Special Mask M72031: 1/72 Meteor NF.11/12/13.

BOOK/CD/DVD REVIEW:  Robert Hart shares his opinion on The Aviation Historian #14 .

MM FEATURE: Did you Know.                  

BLAST FROM THE PAST:  Dan Lee built the Hobby Boss 1/48 F-105D Thunderchief.

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Thursday, 25 November 2021

KIT  REVIEW:  Scott Lyle performed skilled work building the Airfix 1/48 Bristol Blenheim I  . 

KIT PREVIEW:   John Summerford provides a peek at the Dora Wings 1/48 Lockheed Vega.

MM FEATURE: Photo of the Day.                     

DETAIL SET/ACCESSORY REVIEW:  Another bit I bought for the Special Hobby kit is the Special Mask M48002: 1/48 Reggianne Re.2005 Canopy Mask.

MM FEATURE: Did you Know.                  

BLAST FROM THE PAST:  Your editor backdated the Revell 1/72 F-105D Thunderchief.

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Tuesday, 23 November 2021

KIT  REVIEW:  John Summerford returns with his Kinetic 1/48 T-45 Goshawk

KIT PREVIEW:   Spiros Pendedekas has a look at the ESCI 1/48 Macchi MB.326.

MM FEATURE: Photo of the Day.                     

DETAIL SET/ACCESSORY REVIEW:  This upgrade piece is for the Tamiya kit;  Quickboost 1/48 Bf-109E Exhausts .

BOOK/CD/DVD REVIEW:  A series I really like is this one on the early Corsair, Avonmore's Pacific Profiles Vol 4.

MM FEATURE: Did you Know.                  

BLAST FROM THE PAST:  Grenville Davies did a superb job building the Hasegawa 1/48 F-104G Starfighter as the S model.

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Monday, 22 November 2021

KIT  REVIEW:  Donald Zhou presents another suggestive figure, the E 2046 1/6 Princess and the Frog

KIT PREVIEW:   Their first 1/48 armor kit is the Hobby Boss 1/48 M4A1 (76) W.

MM FEATURE: Photo of the Day.                     

DETAIL SET/ACCESSORY REVIEW:  This upgrade piece is for the Special Hobby kit;  CMK 1/48 Re.2005 exhaust .

BOOK/CD/DVD REVIEW:  The latest in their 'Mideast at War' series is Helion's Bombers at Suez.

MM FEATURE: Did you Know.                  

BLAST FROM THE PAST:  A nice kit that is not complicated, easy to find, and fairly inexpensive is the AMT/ESCI 1/72 F-104G. This kit is currently boxed by Italeri.

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Friday, 19 November 2021

KIT  REVIEW:  Spiros Pendedekas completes this week with his Academy 1/48 F-16C Falcon

KIT PREVIEW:   A nice looking kit of this indigenous fighter is the AFV Club 1/48 AIDC F-CK-IC.

MM FEATURE: Photo of the Day.                     

DETAIL SET/ACCESSORY REVIEW:  This mild upgrade set is for the Tamiya kit;  Quickboost 1/48 P-51 Mustang Flaps .

BOOK/CD/DVD REVIEW:  The latest in their 'Single' series is Mushroom Models Publications' Single #35: NAA Mustang III.

MM FEATURE: Did you Know.                  

BLAST FROM THE PAST:  Bill Abbott built the diminutive Minicraft 1/144 F-104G Starfighter

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Thursday, 18 November 2021

KIT  REVIEW:  Tom Cleaver builds another Eduard kit. This time the Eduard 1/48 Tempest II (early)

KIT PREVIEW:   Donald Zhou has a look at the AMT 1/2500 DS-9 .

MM FEATURE: Photo of the Day.                     

DETAIL SET/ACCESSORY REVIEW:  A nice detail piece to go along with a recent purchase is CMK 1/48 Re.2005 supercharger intake.

MM FEATURE: Did you Know.                  

BLAST FROM THE PAST:  Today it is your editor's Hasegawa 1/48 F-104DJ Starfighter

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Tuesday, 16 November 2021

KIT  REVIEW:  John Summerford shares his efforts with the Dora Wings 1/48 Caudron C.630 Simoun

KIT PREVIEW:   Zach Yates previews what looks like a fairly nice kit, the Ark Models 1/48 Lavochkin La-9.

MM FEATURE: Photo of the Day.                     

DECAL REVIEW:   A great addition to your next big 109; BarracudaCals BC32365: Bf-109G-2 to G-14 Cockpit Stencils and Placards.

BOOK/CD/DVD REVIEW:  Part of their Illustrated Special series is Casemate's US Army Signal Corps Vehicle 1941-45.

MM FEATURE: Did you Know.                  

BLAST FROM THE PAST:  Here's Tom Cleaver's Hasegawa 1/48 F-104C Starfighter

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Monday, 15 November 2021

KIT  REVIEW:  Francisco Santoro built the Kittyhawk 1/48 Super Etendard

KIT PREVIEW:   Spiros Pendedekas tells us about the Fonderie Miniature 1/48 BV.212P.

MM FEATURE: Photo of the Day.                     

DETAIL SET/ACCESSORY REVIEW:  This set is for the Italeri/Revell kit:  Scale Aircraft Conversions 72189: H-34/HU.5  Landing Gear.

BOOK/CD/DVD REVIEW:  Another nice offering is Mushroom Models Publications' Single #29: Yak-23.

MM FEATURE: Did you Know.                  

BLAST FROM THE PAST:  From the early days of MM is Lee Kolosna's Monogram 1/48 Convair F-102A Delta Dagger

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Friday, 12 November 2021

KIT  REVIEW:  Spiros Pendedekas builds a huge 'whiffer', the Revell/MPM 1/72 Ju-290Z Zwilling

KIT PREVIEW:   A kit that makes into a nice model is the Heller 1/72 Gloster Javelin T.3.

MM FEATURE: Photo of the Day.                     

DETAIL SET/ACCESSORY REVIEW:  This set is for the Eduard kit:  BarracudaCast BR 48372: Bf-109G-2 to K-4 Seat with molded on belts.

BOOK/CD/DVD REVIEW:  A well done monograph is Kagero's Lavochkin La-5 Vol.1.

MM FEATURE: Did you Know.                  

BLAST FROM THE PAST:  This one also goes back a bit; the  Hasegawa 1/72 F-102A Delta Dagger

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Thursday, 11 November 2021 - Happy Veterans Day to my fellow lifers and others who have served.

KIT  REVIEW:  Tom Cleaver builds the Eduard 1/48 FW-190A-5/U7

KIT PREVIEW:   An interesting subject for a kit is the Arii 1/48 Al Abbas SS-1C.

MM FEATURE: Photo of the Day.                     

DETAIL SET/ACCESSORY REVIEW:  This set is for the HK Models kit:  Scale Aircraft Conversions 48404: Lancaster B.I Landing Gear.

BOOK/CD/DVD REVIEW:  The first book of a new series is Mushroom Models Publications' Single Vehicle:  SU-76M.

MM FEATURE: Did you Know.                  

BLAST FROM THE PAST:  This one goes back a bit; the Minicraft/Hasegawa 1/72 RF-101C Voodoo

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Tuesday, 9 November 2021

KIT  REVIEW:  Joe Essid  rebuilds his Aoshima 1/72 F2A Buffalo

KIT PREVIEW:   Another limited edition is the Hasegawa 1/72 F-14A Tomcat 'VF-33 Tarsiers  .

MM FEATURE: Photo of the Day.                     

DETAIL SET/ACCESSORY REVIEW:  This is another nice piece for the Tamiya kit:  BarracudaCast BR 48370: Bf-109G-6/14 Seat with molded on belts.

MM FEATURE: Did you Know.                  

BLAST FROM THE PAST:  Dimitriy Levin did nice work on his Monogram 1/48 F-101B Voodoo

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Monday, 8 November 2021

KIT  REVIEW:  Peter Chiu shares his build of the Heller 1/72 Amiot 143

KIT PREVIEW:   The AMT 1/25 1953 Studebaker Starliner is previewed by John Summerford  .

MM FEATURE: Photo of the Day.                     

DETAIL SET/ACCESSORY REVIEW:  This set is for the Meng kit:  Scale Aircraft Conversions 24012: Fokker Dr.I Landing Gear .

MM FEATURE: Did you Know.                  

BLAST FROM THE PAST:  Ben Brown used a conversion to make the Monogram/Fox 3 studios 1/48 F-100F Super Sabre

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Friday 5 November 2021

KIT  REVIEW:  Your editor actually finishes something in less than a year;  the Trumpeter 1/48 MiG-21 MF

KIT PREVIEW:   A new release is the Special Hobby 1/48 Re.2005 'Sagittario' .

MM FEATURE: Photo of the Day.                     

DETAIL SET/ACCESSORY REVIEW:  Another nice upgrade for the Tamiya kit is BarracudaCast BR 48369: Bf-109G-6/14 variants conversion set.

BOOK/CD/DVD REVIEW:  Plans fans will like Kagero's Junkers Ju-188/388.

MM FEATURE: Did you Know.                  

BLAST FROM THE PAST:  Still a very nice kit and currently released by Italeri is the AMT/ESCI 1/72 F-100F Super Sabre

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Tuesday, 2 November

KIT  REVIEW:  Tom Cleaver presents a piece on RADM Don Shelton

KIT PREVIEW:   Mes amis we have another French kit, this time the Heller 1/72 Saab J.32 Lansen .

MM FEATURE: Photo of the Day.                     

DETAIL SET/ACCESSORY REVIEW:  A most welcome upgrade for the Tamiya kit is BarracudaCast BR 48368: Bf-109G Stabs and separate Elevators.

BOOK/CD/DVD REVIEW:  A nice addition to their Images of war series is Pen & Sword's Images of War: Battle of Peleliu 1944.

MM FEATURE: Did you Know.                  

BLAST FROM THE PAST:  Today it is Tom Cleaver's  Trumpeter 1/32 F-100D Super Sabre

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Tuesday, 2 November

KIT  REVIEW:  Donald Zhou adds to his Star Trek collection with the AMT 1/420 USS Defiant NX-74205

KIT PREVIEW:   Another French kit, this time from the late 60s, the Heller 1/72 LeO 451  .

MM FEATURE: Photo of the Day.                     

DETAIL SET/ACCESSORY REVIEW:  It is about time someone did these. BarracudaCast BR 32471: Bf-109F/G/K aileron mass balances.

BOOK/CD/DVD REVIEW:  One of their larger monographs is Kagero's Polikarpov I-16 Rata .

MM FEATURE: Did you Know.                  

BLAST FROM THE PAST:  Today it is Wayn Hui's Monogram 1/48 F-100D Super Sabre 

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Monday, 1 November

KIT  REVIEW:  Spiros Pendedekas builds the Hobby Models 1/48 Su-27M

KIT PREVIEW:   An oldie that for a time was considered the best around is the Heller 1/72 F-8 Crusader .

MM FEATURE: Photo of the Day.                     

DETAIL SET/ACCESSORY REVIEW:  A simple mini-coversion for the Revell kit is BarracudaCast BR 32460: Spitfire IX early carb intake.

MM FEATURE: Did you Know.                  

BLAST FROM THE PAST:  Leon Wohlert has today's look back with his Revell AG 1/72 F-100D Super Sabre 

INDUSTRY NEWS:  An update from Valiant Wings

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Friday, 29 October

KIT  REVIEW:  John Summerford tackles the Valom 1/48 BN-2 Islander  . 

KIT PREVIEW:   Here is a medium scale armor kit with a full interior, the Hobby Boss 1/48 T-34/85.

MM FEATURE: Photo of the Day.                     

DETAIL SET/ACCESSORY REVIEW:  Designed for the Revell kit but can be used on others is BarracudaCast BR 32470: Bf-109G standard tail gear with boot.

BOOK/CD/DVD REVIEW:  A nicely done book that I enjoyed is Aviation Collectibles F-84F/RF-84F in Italian Service.

MM FEATURE: Did you Know.                  

BLAST FROM THE PAST:  A kit that can still be found though at inflated prices is the  Heller 1/72 F-94B Starfire

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Thursday, 28 October

KIT  REVIEW:  Tom Cleaver does a mild conversion to an Eduard 1/48 Spitfire VIII

KIT PREVIEW:   Another of their Meteor offerings is the Special Hobby 1/72 Meteor NF.12.

MM FEATURE: Photo of the Day.                     

BOOK/CD/DVD REVIEW:  The latest of their photo compilations is Aero Research's Worldwide Military #9.

MM FEATURE: Did you Know.                  

BLAST FROM THE PAST:  Another nice resin kit, the Anigrand Craftworks 1/72 YF-93A

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Monday, 25 October

KIT  REVIEW:  Ryan Grosswiler tackles the SMER 1/72 Fi-156C

KIT PREVIEW:   NASCAR kits were a guaranteed sell out for many years. One of those is the AMT 1/25 Kellog's Corn Flakes Monte Carlo.

MM FEATURE: Photo of the Day.                     

BOOK/CD/DVD REVIEW:  The second part of this great history is Helion's Cold War Berlin: An Island City Vol.2.

MM FEATURE: Did you Know.                  

BLAST FROM THE PAST:  From 1997, the Testors/Hawk 1/72 XF-92A

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Monday, 25 October

KIT  REVIEW:  Michael Rohde did a fine job building the Special Hobby 1/48 Loire 130 CL

KIT PREVIEW:   Another very nice looking kit is the Meng 1/48 F-18F Super Hornet.

MM FEATURE: Photo of the Day.                     

DECAL REVIEW:  Part two is AOA Decals 48-018: Spooks from the Beach: USMC F-4B/J Phantoms in Vietnam 2.

MM FEATURE: Did you Know.                  

BLAST FROM THE PAST:   Mats Olsson did nice work on the vacuform Maintrack Project X 1/72 XF-91 Thunderceptor

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Friday, 22 October

KIT  REVIEW:  Spiros Pendedekas builds an oldie for us, the KP 1/72 Aero L-29 Delfin 

KIT PREVIEW:   Their most recent release is the Kinetic 1/48 F-104A/C Starfighter .

MM FEATURE: Photo of the Day.                     

DECAL REVIEW:  A welcome revised reprint is AOA Decals 48-014R: Spooks from the Beach: USMC F-4B/J Phantoms in Vietnam 1.

MM FEATURE: Did you Know.                  

BLAST FROM THE PAST:   John Doerr did the fairly Revell-Monogram 1/48 F-89C Scorpion

INDUSTRY NEWS:  Here are the latest goodies from Barracuda Studios

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Thursday,21 October

KIT  REVIEW:  Tom Cleaver adds one more to his collection with the Eduard 1/48 Spitfire Vb Floatplane

KIT PREVIEW:   Here is another older kit, the Hasegawa 1/72 FB-111A Aardvark.

MM FEATURE: Photo of the Day.                     

MM FEATURE: Did you Know.                  

BLAST FROM THE PAST:   Tim Mansfield built the Revell 1/72 F-89 Scorpion .

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Tuesday, 19 October

KIT  REVIEW:  Francisco Santoro builds the Revell 1/48 P-51B Mustang

KIT PREVIEW:  Donald Zhou has a look at the very large Trumpeter 1/35 K5E 'Leopold'.

MM FEATURE: Photo of the Day.                     

MM FEATURE: Did you Know.                  

BLAST FROM THE PAST:  One of their box scale kits from the 50s is the Revell 1/80 F-89D Scorpion .

INDUSTRY NEWS:  Kinetic Model North America will be the new distributor for MiG/Ammo products. More info coming soon. 

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Monday, 18 October

KIT  REVIEW:  Donald Zhou starts our week with his E2046 1/7 Youki Princess Mushroom

KIT PREVIEW:  Part of their catalog of prototypes is the Planet Models 1/72 Ha.137v2.

MM FEATURE: Photo of the Day.                     

BOOK/CD/DVD REVIEW:  A well done book for enthusiasts and modelers is Ship Craft #27: British Sloops and Frigates of WWIIs.

MM FEATURE: Did you Know.                  

BLAST FROM THE PAST:  Another resing build is the Anigrand Craftworks 1/72 XF-88 Voodoo.

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Friday, 15 October

KIT  REVIEW:  Dave Cummings presents a kit I've never seen built, the SMER 1/72 Potez 540

KIT PREVIEW:  A nice two in one kit is the Eduard 1/48 Wilde Sau part 1  .

MM FEATURE: Photo of the Day.                     

DETAIL SET/ACCESSORY REVIEW:  A very useful addition to 1/43 race car builders is Denizen 1/43 Driver Figure .

MM FEATURE: Did you Know.                  

BLAST FROM THE PAST:  Moving into resin territory with the Anigrand Craftworks 1/72 XF-87 Blackhawk.

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Thursday, 14 October

KIT  REVIEW:  Tom Cleaver builds the recent  Clear Prop 1/48 Curtiss H75N  . 

KIT PREVIEW:  A real blast from the modeling past is the  Revell 1/72 B-24D Liberator.

MM FEATURE: Photo of the Day.                     

BOOK/CD/DVD REVIEW:  Another great title from a company known for quality books is MMP Books' US Combat Aircraft Colours over Vietnam 1964-75 Vol 1  .

MM FEATURE: Did you Know.                  

BLAST FROM THE PAST:  A fairly nice kit that took a bit of work was the Special Hobby 1/72 F-86H Sabre .

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Tuesday, 12 October

KIT  REVIEW:  Spiros Pendedekas builds the Heller 1/48 Alouette II   . 

KIT PREVIEW:  A 1/48 kit that looks as if it builds pretty much like their 1/72 version is the Airfix 1/48 Blenheim IF.

MM FEATURE: Photo of the Day.                     

DETAIL SET/ACCESSORY REVIEW:  Something you should consider for the recent Special Hobby kit is Special Mask M72008: B-10/12/Model 139.

MM FEATURE: Did you Know.                  

BLAST FROM THE PAST:  Still one of the better kits of this aircraft around; the Academy 1/48 F-86F-30 Sabre.

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Monday, 11 October

KIT  REVIEW:  Frank Spahr presents another of his super ship builds with the Artitec 1/350 HNLMS Evertsen  . 

KIT PREVIEW:  An interesting kit, the  AMT 1/25 'Two Much' Twin Engine Dragster.

MM FEATURE: Photo of the Day.                     

DECAL REVIEW:  A sheet that should prove useful is Techmod 48027: German Balkenkreuze  .

BOOK/CD/DVD REVIEW:  A well done book on the 58th FS in Desert Shield/Storm is Skybreak  .

MM FEATURE: Did you Know.                  

BLAST FROM THE PAST:  Basically a copy of the Fujimi kit, the Hobbycraft 1/72 F-86F Sabre .

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Friday, 8 October

KIT  REVIEW:  Your editor actually finishes something; the  Hasegawa 1/48 Bf-109E-3 . 

KIT PREVIEW:  A nice kit with an extra is the Academy 1/72 P-51C Mustang 'Red Tails' .

MM FEATURE: Photo of the Day.                     

DECAL REVIEW:  A sheet I bought because the kit one is boring;  Model Maker Decals D48139: Eurofighter Typhoon.

BOOK/CD/DVD REVIEW:  Rob Hart provides today's book review with French Aviation During the First World War .

MM FEATURE: Did you Know.                  

BLAST FROM THE PAST: Tom Cleaver used a conversion set to make the Hasegawa 1/48 F-86E Sabre  .

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Thursday, 7 October

KIT  REVIEW:  Tom Cleaver can probably build these in his sleep; the Eduard 1/48 Spitfire Vb (late)  . 

KIT PREVIEW:  Adding to their large catalog of these aircraft is the Special Hobby 1/72 Meteor NF.11.

MM FEATURE: Photo of the Day.                     

DETAIL SET/ACCESSORY REVIEW:  A set that should be popular as it is for an Airfix kit;  Scale Aircraft Conversions 48403: DeHavilland Chipmunk Landing Gear.

BOOK/CD/DVD REVIEW:  A really well done title on the Kosovo air war is Helion's Operation Allied Force: Air War Over Serbia Vol.1  .

MM FEATURE: Did you Know.                  

BLAST FROM THE PAST: A kit I've liked so much that I've since built several, the ProModeler 1/48 F-86D Sabre Dog .

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Tuesday, 5 October

KIT  REVIEW:  Another big scale kit is Spiros Pendedekas' Hasegawa 1/32 F-104C Starfighter

KIT PREVIEW:  Chris Mikesh previews a kit of a plane of which I'm sure few of you have heard; the UPC 1/50 Mitsubishi 1MT type 10.

MM FEATURE: Photo of the Day.                     

DETAIL SET/ACCESSORY REVIEW:  This is for the new Tamiya kit;  Scale Aircraft Conversions 48402: F-4B Phantom II Landing Gear.

BOOK/CD/DVD REVIEW:  Though MM doesn't normally review books of fiction, here is one from Rob Hart The Hunters .

MM FEATURE: Did you Know.                  

BLAST FROM THE PAST:  Tom Cleaver did a conversion to make the Hasegawa 1/48 F-86A Sabre.

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Monday, 4 October

KIT  REVIEW:  John Summerford kicks off the week with his PCM 1/32 FW-190A-3

KIT PREVIEW:  A nice looking car kit is the Monogram 1/25 1985 Mustang SVO.

MM FEATURE: Photo of the Day.                     

DETAIL SET/ACCESSORY REVIEW:  This is for the new ICM kit;  Scale Aircraft Conversions 32160: AH-1G Cobra (early) Landing Gear.

BOOK/CD/DVD REVIEW:  Next in their Airframe and Miniature series is Valiant Wings Publishing: The Messerschmitt Bf-110 .

MM FEATURE: Did you Know.                  

BLAST FROM THE PAST:  Vic Scheurmann put a lot of work into his AMT/Matchbox 1/72 F-86A-5 Sabre .

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Friday, 1 October

KIT  REVIEW:  Rob Hart starts off the month with his Model Factory Hiro 1/43 Lancia D-50  . 

KIT PREVIEW:  A recent release is the Special Hobby 1/72 Martin 139 WC/WSM/WTT.

MM FEATURE: Photo of the Day.                     

BOOK/CD/DVD REVIEW:  A club magazine I always enjoy reading is Random Thoughts 43/3 .

MM FEATURE: Did you Know.                  

BLAST FROM THE PAST:  This one required some modeling skills; the Special Hobby 1/48 XF-85 'Goblin'.

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Thursday, 30 September

KIT  REVIEW:  Tom Cleaver adds some resin aftermarket to his Italeri/AMT 1/48 A-20B Havoc

KIT PREVIEW:  A brand new kit out of Ukraine is the Clear Prop 1/48 Hawk 75N.

MM FEATURE: Photo of the Day.                     

MM FEATURE: Did you Know.                  

BLAST FROM THE PAST:  From the archives is the Heller 1/48  RF-84K Thunderflash.

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Tuesday, 28 September

KIT  REVIEW:  Brian Baker builds a neat scratchbuild triplane, the 1/72 DeKellis 'Air Truck'

KIT PREVIEW:  A nice looking kit of this very large fighter is the Trumpeter 1/72 Tu-128M 'Fiddler'.

MM FEATURE: Photo of the Day.                     

DETAIL SET/ACCESSORY REVIEW:  This is for the new Special Hobby kit; Special Mask M72025: 1/72 Ki-54 hei .

BOOK/CD/DVD REVIEW:  Once more, a nice book on a little known subject; Helion's Red Star versus Rising Sun .

MM FEATURE: Did you Know.                  

BLAST FROM THE PAST:  For most, this is the best in this scale, the Tamiya 1/48 F-84G Thunderjet.

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Monday, 27 September

KIT  REVIEW:  Spiros Pendedekas provides another nice build, this time the Roden 1/48 OV-1A Mohawk

KIT PREVIEW:  One that hasn't been readily available for many years is the Hasegawa 1/72 F-111D/F Aardvark .    

MM FEATURE: Photo of the Day.                     

DETAIL SET/ACCESSORY REVIEW:  A useful set for the Zvezda kit is DAN Models DM144109: B.737-800 .

BOOK/CD/DVD REVIEW:  Another nice photo compilation is Aero Research's Biz Jets #4 .

MM FEATURE: Did you Know.                  

BLAST FROM THE PAST:  Still a nice kit, the Heller 1/72 F-84G Thunderjet.

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Friday, 24 September

KIT  REVIEW:  Ed Bailey shares his build of the Eduard 1/72 MiG-15bis

KIT PREVIEW:  A superbly molded horror resin kit is Fantasmagraphics 1/6 El Diablo de Toledo .    

MM FEATURE: Photo of the Day.                     

DECAL REVIEW:  A sheet I bought because I needed one is Peddinghaus Decals 35-1382: Panzer III J/L  .

DETAIL SET/ACCESSORY REVIEW:  This set is for the ICM/Italeri kit;  Kit Masx 48-008: HS-126A/B.

MM FEATURE: Did you Know.                  

BLAST FROM THE PAST:  Kelly Jamison built a nicely done Monogram 1/48 F-84F Thunderstreak.

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Thursday, 23 September

KIT  REVIEW:  Tom Cleaver builds another Spitfire with the Eduard 1/48 Spitfire Vc  . 

KIT PREVIEW:  A very nice car kit that has become a bit pricey is the Tamiya 1/20 McLaren MP4/4.    

MM FEATURE: Photo of the Day.                     

DETAIL SET/ACCESSORY REVIEW:  This set is for the Hasegawa kit;  Scale Aircraft Conversions 72186: F-104 Landing Gear .

BOOK/CD/DVD REVIEW:  Adding to a growing selection is RAF-in-Combat's Squadrons #46: Mustang - The RAAF.

MM FEATURE: Did you Know.                  

BLAST FROM THE PAST:  A nicely done resin kit was the PJ Production 1/72 RF-84F Thunderflash .

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Tuesday, 21 September

KIT  REVIEW:  Ryan Grosswiler provides us with a double build this time around with the Eduard 1/72 Avia B.534 Series IV+ . 

KIT PREVIEW:  Another show buy that sort of bit me is the Gunze Sangyo 1/32 1959 Chevrolet Impala.    

MM FEATURE: Photo of the Day.                     

DETAIL SET/ACCESSORY REVIEW:  This set is for the Tamiya kit;   Kit Masx 48-007: Brewster Buffalo.

BOOK/CD/DVD REVIEW:  Another great read from these folks is Helion's MiGs in the Middle East Vol 2 .

MM FEATURE: Did you Know.                  

BLAST FROM THE PAST:  A kit that is still fairly easy to find and makes into a nice model is the Airfix 1/72 F-84F Thunderstreak.

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Monday, 20 September

KIT  REVIEW:  Spiros Pendedekas starts the week with his Revell 1/72 Arado E.555 . This kit along with the AMtech 1/48 Ta-183 have to be the two most popular Luft '46 kits. 

KIT PREVIEW:  One of their earlier releases is the Dragon 1/35 M46 Patton.    

MM FEATURE: Photo of the Day.                     

DETAIL SET/ACCESSORY REVIEW:  This set is for the Meng kit; Scale Aircraft Conversions 48401: F-18E/F/G Super Hornet Landing Gear  .

BOOK/CD/DVD REVIEW:  The next release of this popular series is MMP Books' Camera On #26: Renault R35 & 40 .

MM FEATURE: Did you Know.                  

BLAST FROM THE PAST:  From a decade back, the Hobby Boss 1/32 F-84E Thunderjet.

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Friday, 10 September*

KIT  REVIEW:  Dan Lee adds to his armor collection with the Tamiya 1/35 M551 Sheridan.

KIT PREVIEW:  An oldie from the late 50s is the Revell  1/40 Aerobee-Hi.   

MM FEATURE: Photo of the Day.                     

DETAIL SET/ACCESSORY REVIEW:  This set is for the Classic Airframes kit; Kit Masx 48-006: IMAM Ro-37  .

BOOK/CD/DVD REVIEW:  Here is a revised edition of an earlier work; Valiant Wings Publishing: Westland Whirlwind .

MM FEATURE: Did you Know.                  

BLAST FROM THE PAST:  Norris Graser built the Revell 1/48 F-84E Thunderjet.

NOTICE:  MM will be taking a break next week. Be back 20 Sept.

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Thursday, 9 September

KIT  REVIEW:  Tom Cleaver does some conversion work to make a Tamiya 1/48 F4U-4 Corsair  .

KIT PREVIEW:  One of their Limited Edition kits is the Hasegawa 1/72 KA-3B Skywarrior "Naval Missile Center".   

MM FEATURE: Photo of the Day.                     

DETAIL SET/ACCESSORY REVIEW:  This set is for the Special Hobby kit; Scale Aircraft Conversions 32159: Westland Whirlwind Mk.I Landing Gear  .

MM FEATURE: Did you Know.                  

BLAST FROM THE PAST:  A nice kit is the Academy 1/72 F-84E/G.

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Tuesday, 7 September

KIT  REVIEW:  Johan de Wolf has today's feature with the Ace 1/72 FV.651 Mk 6 Crash Truck  .

KIT PREVIEW:  An older kit but still the only mass production one in this scale is the HobbyCraft 1/48 Avia S-199 .   

MM FEATURE: Photo of the Day.                     

DETAIL SET/ACCESSORY REVIEW:  This set is for the Tamiya kit; Kit Masx 48-005: Do-335  .

BOOK/CD/DVD REVIEW:  The most recent addition to their Camouflage and Decals series is Kagero's Warsaw Pact Vol.1.

MM FEATURE: Did you Know.                  

BLAST FROM THE PAST:  Our blast is the Czech Model 1/32 F-80C Shooting Star.

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Monday, 6 September

KIT  REVIEW:  Spiros Pendedekas shares his build of the Revell 1/144 Junkers G.38  .

KIT PREVIEW:  A kit that turned out more basic than I'd originally thought is the MisterCraft 1/48 Mi-2T .   

MM FEATURE: Photo of the Day.                     

DETAIL SET/ACCESSORY REVIEW:  This set is for the recent Airfix; Scale Aircraft Conversions 72188: Vulcan Landing Gear .

BOOK/CD/DVD REVIEW:  An addition to a popular series is Tank Craft #29: Hetzer - Jagdpanzer 38 Tank Destroyer  .

MM FEATURE: Did you Know.                  

BLAST FROM THE PAST:  Today, we have Lee Kolosna's Monogram 1/48 F-80C Shooting Star.

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Friday, 3 September

KIT  REVIEW:  Dan Lee does nice work on his GWH 1/48 MiG-29 type 9-12.

KIT PREVIEW:  Another older kit that is well worth building is the AMT 1/72 F-100F Super Sabre.   

MM FEATURE: Photo of the Day.                     

DETAIL SET/ACCESSORY REVIEW:  This set is for the Tamiya kit; Kit Masx 48-004: F4F-4 Wildcat .

BOOK/CD/DVD REVIEW:  A nice profiles book with decals is Kagero's Focke-Wulf FW-190A Vol.1.

MM FEATURE: Did you Know.                  

BLAST FROM THE PAST:  A kit that turned out well is the Sword 1/72 F-80C Shooting Star .

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Thursday, 2 September

KIT  REVIEW:  Tom Cleaver adds the Eduard 1/48 Spitfire HFVIII to his collection. .

KIT PREVIEW:  A very nice looking new kit is the Special Hobby 1/72 Tachikawa Ki-54 'Hickory'.   

MM FEATURE: Photo of the Day.                     

DETAIL SET/ACCESSORY REVIEW:  This set is for the Hasegawa kit;  Scale Aircraft Conversions 72187: TBF/TBM Avenger Landing Gear.

BOOK/CD/DVD REVIEW:  Another interesting title from this British company is Helion's The War in Northern Oman.

MM FEATURE: Did you Know.                  

BLAST FROM THE PAST:  One of my favorite kits to build is the Tamiya 1/48 F-51D Mustang.

INDUSTRY NEWS:  Update from Valiant Wings.

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Tuesday, 31 August

KIT  REVIEW:  Fernando Rolandelli upgrades the HobbyBoss 1/48 FM-2 Wildcat.

KIT PREVIEW:  A very nice looking newish kit is the Meng 1/48 F-18E Super Hornet.   

MM FEATURE: Photo of the Day.                     

DETAIL SET/ACCESSORY REVIEW:  Something you should consider for the Hobby Boss kit is Kit Masx 48-003: Bv-141 .

BOOK/CD/DVD REVIEW:  The next edition of their Camouflage and Decals series is Kagero's Messerschmitt Bf-109F/G .

MM FEATURE: Did you Know.                  

BLAST FROM THE PAST:  Today it is Mark Fordham's Tamiya 1/72 F-51D Mustang.

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Monday, 30 August

KIT  REVIEW:  Spiros Pendedekas builds the Academy 1/72 F-104G Starfighter.

KIT PREVIEW:  A kit that probably won't be superseded in many years is the AMT 1/48 A-20B/C 'Havoc'.   

MM FEATURE: Photo of the Day.                     

DETAIL SET/ACCESSORY REVIEW:  This useful set is for the Classic Airframes kit; Kit Masx 48-002: Fairey Battle  .

BOOK/CD/DVD REVIEW:  This is a periodical I always look forward to reading;  Start's Luftwaffe im Focus #31.

MM FEATURE: Did you Know.                  

BLAST FROM THE PAST:  Greg Ewald built the fairly large Testor’s 1/32nd scale YF-22A.

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Friday, 27 August

KIT  REVIEW:  Chris Mikesh does another kit from the 60's, the Revell 1/72 Fokker D.VII .

KIT PREVIEW:  A kit that can still be found is the AMtech 1/72 Ju-88S-3/T-3 .   

MM FEATURE: Photo of the Day.                     

DETAIL SET/ACCESSORY REVIEW:  This useful set is for the MPM kit;  Kit Masx 48-001: FW-190S-5/8 .

BOOK/CD/DVD REVIEW:  Their latest release is Aero Research's A-7 Corsair II Pt.7 .

MM FEATURE: Did you Know.                  

BLAST FROM THE PAST:  Carmel Attard has today's oldie with the Revell 1/72 F-22A Raptor.

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Thursday, 26 August

KIT  REVIEW:  Tom Cleaver adds to his RAF fighter collection with the Eduard/Hasegawa 1/48 Typhoon IB .

KIT PREVIEW:  An older kit that is fairly easy to find and still makes a nice model is the AMT 1/72 F-15C 'Satellite Killer' .   

MM FEATURE: Photo of the Day.                     

DETAIL SET/ACCESSORY REVIEW:  This useful set is for the recent Airfix kit; Kit Masx 72-008: 1/72 B-25 Mitchell II  .

BOOK/CD/DVD REVIEW:  A nice addition to this fairly new series is Kagero's Curtiss P-40 Volume 1 .

MM FEATURE: Did you Know.                  

BLAST FROM THE PAST:  A nice kit of this leased aircraft is the Italeri 1/72 F-21A Kfir.

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Tuesday 24 August

KIT  REVIEW:  Dan Lee  provides a neat Macross build with the Hasegawa 1/72 VF-1A/J Valkyrie.

KIT PREVIEW:  An older kit I got on the cheap is the Italeri 1/72 F4U-7 Corsair .   

MM FEATURE: Photo of the Day.                     

DETAIL SET/ACCESSORY REVIEW:  This useful set is for the Italeri kit;  Kit Masx 72-007: 1/72 Gotha Go-240/2 .

BOOK/CD/DVD REVIEW:  A book on an interesting and innovative subject is Pen & Sword's Citroen DS.

MM FEATURE: Did you Know.                  

BLAST FROM THE PAST:  Steve Eggers did the  Monogram 1/48 F-20A Tigershark.

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Friday, 20 August

KIT  REVIEW:  Cliff McNutt does his first article for MM with the Revell 1/72 F4U-4 Corsair.

KIT PREVIEW:  Can you say 'Limited Edition'? Sure you can. The Hasegawa 1/72 F-14D "VF-2 Bounty Hunters".   

MM FEATURE: Photo of the Day.                     

DETAIL SET/ACCESSORY REVIEW:  Another set for an Airfix kit;  Kit Masx 72-006: 1/72 Bv-141.

BOOK/CD/DVD REVIEW:  A superb book on an interesting subject is MMP Books' Yugoslav Fighter Colors 1918-1941 Vol.2.

MM FEATURE: Did you Know.                  

BLAST FROM THE PAST:  Dan Lee built a kit that made a lot of money, the Testors 1/48 F-19 Stealth Fighter .

COMMENTARY: Something to consider

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Thursday, 19 August

KIT  REVIEW:  Tom Cleaver presents the nearly impossible to find KittyHawk 1/48 FJ-3 Fury.

KIT PREVIEW:  A nice kit with a bit of a glitch is the Italeri 1/72 F-100D Super Sabre.   

MM FEATURE: Photo of the Day.                     

DETAIL SET/ACCESSORY REVIEW:  This set is for the Airfix kit; Kit Masx 72-005: 1/72 Do-17E/F .

MM FEATURE: Did you Know.                  

BLAST FROM THE PAST:  Steve Eggers did the hypothetical Monogram 1/48 F-19 'Stealth'.

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Tuesday, 17 August

KIT  REVIEW:  Spiros Pendedekas builds a presentation model using the Revell/Matchbox 1/72 T-2E Buckeye.

KIT PREVIEW:  Donald Zhou shares his impressions of the Square-Enix 1/32 HO-229 Flying Unit (with 2B).   

MM FEATURE: Photo of the Day.                     

DETAIL SET/ACCESSORY REVIEW:  This set is for the Matchbox kit; Kit Masx 72-004: 1/72 Me-410 .

BOOK/CD/DVD REVIEW:  Always good to read a book from these folks; Harpia Publishing's Modern Taiwanese Air Power.

MM FEATURE: Did you Know.                  

BLAST FROM THE PAST:  Peter Fey built the Italeri 1/48 EA-18G Super Hornet performing a lot of work to convert the kit.

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Monday, 16 August

KIT  REVIEW:  Sjon van der Heisen builds the neat Fly 1/48 Fa 330 Autogyro.

KIT PREVIEW:  Another of their very nice airliner kits is the Zvezda 1/144 B.757-200.   

MM FEATURE: Photo of the Day.                     

DETAIL SET/ACCESSORY REVIEW:  This set is for the venerable Hasegawa kit;   Kit Masx 72-003: 1/72 G8N Renzan.

MM FEATURE: Did you Know.                  

BLAST FROM THE PAST:  A nice kit that takes a bit of finesse is the Hasegawa 1/48 F-18F Super Hornet.

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