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NEWS and details in from Osprey Publishing, of this springs releases for us shipwrights! This month, the focus is on the nautical days of yore, of oars, wind, and sails!
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News in from Nautilus Models, two new additions to their growing line of their 1/72 scale Gato aftermarket accessories.

News in from Flagship Models of a hot new "How To" CD that will be available very soon!
News in from Trumpeter Models, two interesting new releases to add to your summer wish list!
Details below...
Dragon Models Limited sends us NEWS this morning of their next scheduled "Premium Edition" release, this time, its the "U.S.S. Bon Homme Richard" (CV-31) Essex-class Aircraft Carrier, Korean War, in 1/700 scale plastic.
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News in from German aftermarket upgrade manufacturer BMK, of two new interesting additions to their growing line of precision turned products.
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In correlation with our upcoming Riverine Craft Campaign here at MSW, here's a NEWS story direct from the U.S. Navy!
NEWS in from Dragon Models Limited of another re-tooled, "Premium Edition" kit, the "U.S.S. Ingraham FFG-61" (Late Hull), in 1/700 scale plastic.
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Finally complete sets of replacment guns sets are now available for the Revell "Alabama" and "Kearsarge" kits from Cottage Industry Models, Ltd.
NEWS in from Dragon Models USA, with details of the new Premium"U.S.S. Pennsylvania BB-38",, the first 1/700 kit from DML with a one piece molded hull!
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NEWS in from Combrig Model Warships, Russia, of a fleet of new resin model ship kits added to their fine line of products.
As an accompaniment to our previous NEWS story from ModelersNotebook.com concerning their very interesting new manual, MODEL DESIGN & BLUEPRINTING HANDBOOK, here is an eraly announcement of the next two reference volumes planned for the coming months!
NEWS in from Charles Adams, of modelersnotebook.com, of a highly interesting new manual for ALL modeling genres.

In the MODEL DESIGN & BLUEPRINTING HANDBOOK, Volume 1, see how to get project ideas out of your head and onto paper -- or, in this case, into the computer! Whether you want to design and build your own 3D model or construct a physical model from scratch, you can be up and running in no time with the help of this handy guide.

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News in from LionRoar Model Arts Co., of some very interesting and highly useful new additions to their fine line of 1/700 and 1/350 scale Photo-Etch upgrades for the shipwright!
Rodolphe Roussile and U-Models have released another batch of very interesting Naval related items in 1/35 scale
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News in from Osprey Publishing, of an interesting new addition to their New Vanguard series of quality reference manuals.
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KIT SPOTLIGHT, today we're going to take a sneek peak inside the box at Dragon Models Limited's next "Premium Edition" kit, the U.S.S. Belleau Wood CVL-24!
NEWS in from the boggy swamps of Louisiana, Kenny (Gator) Loup of Gators Paint Mask sends us an announcement of two new masks that he is offering for the PT Boat fans!
John Snyder, from White Ensign Models, sends us NEWS of three interesting, as well as helpful additions to the WEM catalog.
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Hobby Boss Models sends us an announcement this morning, of two interesting additions to their growing line of armor and aircraft subjects, this time two submarine subjects, both in 1/700 scale plastic!

NEWS in from Dragon Models Limited of the next kit slated for a re-tooled, re-release in the "Premium Edition" style, the "H.M.S. Liverpool, Type 42 Destroyer Batch 2", in 1/700 scale plastic.
NEWS in from Trumpeter Models, an advance announcement of two interesting mid-summer releases for the shipwright!
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News in from Hasegawa Models of two more heavy cruisers added to their growing series of IJN waterline subjects, both in 1/700 scale plastic, the "Ashigara" and the "Haguro".
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News in from Pit-Road Models of their latest full resin/white metal kit addition, USN ESCORT CARRIER "COMMENCEMENT BAY", in 1/700 scale.
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News in from Tamiya Models, of a very interesting and most welcome addition to their 1/700 scale Water-line Series, the "British E Class Destroyer "!
NEWS in from John Snyder of White Ensign Models of three new interesting photo-etch aftermarket detail sets, all in 1/700 scale.
News in from across the pond at Revell of Germany", an announcement and a few details of their next addition in 1/144 scale plastic, "German Submarine U214" !
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Italeri Models recently announced it's 2007 line-up of new kit offerings, and included were some highly interesting additions for us shipwrights! This NEWS story shines a spotlight on the subject of the upcoming M.T.M. "Barchino", another one of Italeri's "Large Scale Boats" in 1/35 scale plastic.
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NEWS in from Academy Models, of a new 1/700 scale release, promising to be the finest kit available of the subject in it's scale, "The Titanic"!
News in to the MSW newsfeed, Revell of Germany sends us details of their next version of the classic "Bismarck", promising a COMPLETELY NEW KIT DESIGN!

Alongside the 'Tirpitz', the most modern and best armed German Battleship, here proudly recreated as a model of more than 70 cm in length! The kit is manufactured using CAD, according to drawings, the latest documentation and information about the famous original warship.
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Italeri Models have announced a new addition to their 1/35 scale ship model kit line-up, the "Schnellboote S100"!
Here's an advance announcement from AOSHIMA Models, of two new IJN warships available soon in 1/700 scale plastic.
This News story is two fold, first, let's welcome new MSW vendor Luftfahrtverlag-Start to our databanks, and announcing a new U-boat publication, "U-Boot im Focus"!
NEWS in from Revell of Germany, an advance announcement of their next "Oars and Wind" type sailing vessel, scheduled for a March, '07 release.

Details below!
NEWS in from Battlefleet Models, of the projected line-up of new, resin kit releases for 2007!

News in from Dragon Models Ltd., an improved, re-tooled, and re-worked February aircraft carrier release, the "USS Belleau Wood (CVL-24)", in 1/700 scale plastic.

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NEWS in from Dragon Models Limited, of their next re-tooled and re-worked "Premium Edition" kit, this time its the
"U.S.S. Philippine Sea CG-58", in 1/700 scale. Details and an early "shop drawing" below!
LionRoar Model Arts Co. sends us NEWS today of their February releases, some very interesting 1/700 scale IJN and German Navy aftermarket upgrade sets!
NEWS in from Nautilus Models, this time for the 1/72 scale Revell Gato, a new batch of flood vent masks to greatly increase the kit's accuracy, as well as allowing for variance conversions.
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Here's the latest NEWS report from across the pond, from our friends at White Ensign Models.
Here is this weeks "Naval Photo Of the Week" , 1/1/2007.



Remember, if you've got a great photo, young or old, Royal, German, Italian, or ANY Navy, and would like to share it with us, then by all means, send it in to us HERE!

Following suit with Hasegawa Models two latest cruiser releases in 1/700 scale (Myōkō (妙高), and
Nachi (那智), we have this advance news of two more IJN cruiser subjects, slated for a June, 2007 arrival date.
News in from MIG Productions, of their new full resin kit, the 1/35 scale "Russian PG117
Speed Boat "!

News in from Trumpeter Models and Pit-Road Models, of their latest partnership release in a 1/350 scale cruiser, "RUSSIAN NAVY MISSILE CRUISER MOSCOW" !
Here is this weeks "Naval Photo Of the Week" , 12/26/06.



Remember, if you've got a great photo, young or old, Royal, German, Italian, or ANY Navy, and would like to share it with us, then by all means, send it in to us HERE!

Here's an advance announcement from Osprey Publishing of some of March's interesting releases!
Here is this weeks "Naval Photo Of the Week" , 12/18/06.



Remember, if you've got a great photo, young or old, Royal, German, Italian, or ANY Navy, and would like to share it with us, then by all means, send it in to us HERE!

John Snyder, of White Ensign Models, sends us his latest update.

"Two new WWII 1/700 destroyers are on their way! WEM K 750 HMS Milne & K 751 HMS Lance. Milne is well under way and should be ready early in the New Year, followed by Lance soon afterwards. Price will be GBP 25.49.
With the complexity of some of the PE (Photo-Etch) being produced nowadays and the necessity to produce sharp 'folds' a good folding toool has become a must. Now, Mission Models have announced the latest evolution of their popular Etchmate
News in from ship related aftermarket parts specialists BMK, with two interesting new December releases!