H I Sutton's latest update is on the Dry Combat Submersible (DCS). The DCS is a type of SEAL Delivery Vehicle (SDV) which has a dry interior to allow the SEALs to arrive at their target fresher than the usual wet-sub where they have to wear their diving gear at all times.
"The Cadillac of Boats" as promoted by its manufacturer, the Century Coronado only number about 20 today. The sliding hardtop was a prominent feature for the craft.
Blue Ridge Models presents a brand new series of 3D printed accessories for 1/700 ship modelers! These parts are printed on the highest quality 3D printers and are ready to spice up any ship model!
Now you have another source for the excellent Colourcoats paints in the U.S.
A 'Sperrbrecher' is a German auxiliary ship that was used mostly as a mine sweeper in both the First and Second World Wars. They essentially sailed in front of other ships and cleared the way by detonating mines in their path. A waterline is now available of one of these vessels as fitted out in the Second World War.
On the way from Starling Models....should be here soon!
Startling models releases a NEW set of photo etch for Royal Navy shipwrights!
Revell releases a 1/500 scale U.S.S. Springfield as part of their SSP - Renwal program. Selected Subjects Program with a limited production - One-time offering.
Jim shares what's just come in from Tamiya, MiniArt, Rye Field Model, and others. One being a mystery white-box from Tamiya USA.
Starling Models announces what is hoped to be the first in a new range of highly detailed 1/700 and 1/350 scale resin model kits!
Heller of France has announced the reissue of kit 81069, the French Navy Submarine Daphne.
Avis Models (MicroMir) has announced the September 2016 release of AVSAVM3516, the German Midget Submarine Schwertwal 1 in 1/35 scale.
December 7th of this year will mark the 75th Anniversary of the attack on Pearl Harbor, Hawaii. On that day the battleship USS Arizona was lost with 1,177 of her 1,512 crew -more than half of all the lives lost in that attack. If you have or plan to get one of the several USS Arizona kits that are available on the market, here, for your consideration as a companion piece, is a kit of the Arizona's memorial at Pearl Harbor.
Mark 1 Models has announced the August 2016 release of three versions of World War One German Imperial Navy P-Class airships in 1/720 scale.
The Battle class were a class of destroyers of the British Royal Navy and Royal Australian Navy and named after naval or other battles fought by British forces. There were built mid-WWII and served into the 1960's. Now a PE is available for kits of this vessel type.
Check out Blue Ridge Model's newest release... the SS Normandie. This kit is officially licensed with French Lines and can be built 1 of 3 different ways out of the box.
The Krusenstern (also known as Kruzenshtern) is a four-masted barque that was built in 1926 in Bremerhaven, Germany as the Padua (named after the Italian city). She was surrendered to the USSR in 1946 as a war reparation item and renamed after the early 19th century Baltic German explorer in Russian service, Adam Johann Krusenstern (1770–1846). She is now a Russian sail training ship.
Just catching up on our Mail Call series. This is where we show you what items we recently have received for review. If you want to check to see if a sample is still available, just look at our electronic spreadsheets. The links are on the homepages under the Reviews area.
Battlefleet Models announces a brand new 1/700 scale kit in resin, the USS Sirius AK-15
AJM Models has been at the drawing board again! The news is the release two new kits very soon, Class A and Class B British Destroyers!
1941 Kriegsmarine submarine crew from Hecker & Goros
Trumpeter has announced the September 2016 release of TRP06801, a Massive 1/48 version of the German Type VIIC U-Boat in 1/48 scale.
Mirage Hobby of Poland has released kit 40048, the Polish submarine ORP Sep (“Vulture”) as the vessel appeared in 1955.
Aoshima of Japan has announced the September 2016 release of kit AOS01239, the Imperial Japanese Navy light aircraft carrier Ryujo as she appeared at the time of her destruction during the Battle of the Eastern Solomons.