- As you may have
guess, I've been on a paratrooper kick the past few months, pulling together figures
for a couple new dioramas. I've got reviews of the first two airborne sets from
Nemrod, and the three recent sets
of 1/35 Construction Battalion
from VLS, product updates for Skybow,
AFV Club, and Italeri,
and status update on YANKS orders.
& August, 2003
decided to take these two months off, since I've been working fairly consistently
on this site for well over a year now. I'm going to focus on developing some new
content and finish my 155mm howitzer diorama. Stay tuned!
airborne again with reviews of five nice resin paratroopers from Warriors
and Nemrod, and the original "Band
of Brothers" from Italeri.
set of photos of the Howitzer Motor Carriage M8 from Mike Bedard joins the AFV
the Sherman Corner, we have an article on
improving Tamiya's mongrel M4
Sherman, and some good photo resources of turrets from Kurt Laughlin.
new manufacturers, Masters and
Platoon, join the Kits
and Review section, and there's an update on Verlinden
Sherman Corner features a new "tips
and tweaks" article on Tamiya's M4A3
Sherman, which still holds up quite well in spite of its age. Many of the
tips also apply to the company's recent late production and 105mm howitzer Shermans.
reviews of some excellent figures from Nemrod
and Hobby Fan.
the Skybow page with some unsettling
3500 visitors logged onto the site last month, not bad for a "non-German"
website. If you visited the last couple days of April, you might have noticed
we exceeded our bandwidth. That's been boosted up a bit now for your viewing pleasure.
you using the best available ration cartons on your AFV's? How do you sort through
the various products available? Right here, with the comprehensive and instructive
U.S. Army Field Rations. Bon
Calibre 35's new release of a maintenance truck conversion set for Tamiya's GMC
Cargo Truck, these photos of Ordnance
Maintenance Trucks from Michael Powell and technical manual images will help
modelers looking to add details and create some imaginative maintenance dioramas.
2003 - Happy New Year!
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