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July 2017

30/07/2017

New images added for Hobby Master HA1985 F-4J Phantom ZE353, No. 74 Sqn., RAF, Wattisham

New images added for Hobby Master HA1985 F-4J Phantom ZE353, No. 74 Sqn., RAF, Wattisham, April 1990. Pre-orders for this 1:72 scale model are being taken at £59.95. After the surrender of the Argentine Forces on the Falklands, a larger and faster aircraft was required than the Harrier to provide air defence for the Falklands. The RAF despatched a Squadron of UK Phantoms FGR2 to fill the requirement, but the UK had its NATO commitments, and this means that a RAF Squadron had to be removed from the NATO order... Read More

29/07/2017

New images added for Hobby Master HA1986 F-4J Phantom ZE357, No. 74 Sqn., RAF, Wattisham,

New images added for Hobby Master HA1986 F-4J Phantom ZE357, No. 74 Sqn., RAF, Wattisham, 1985. Pre-orders on this 1:72 scale model are being taken at £62.95. After the Falklands the RAF had a gap in the Air Defence of GB, with the delay to the new F3 Tornado and the lack of other RAF Phantoms the MOD purchased straight from the New Mexico Desert a Sqn of Ex US Navy F4J. Some of these aircraft still had Battle scars from Vietnam. These were designated F4J (UK) and were rushed into... Read More

24/07/2017

New images added for Hobby Master HA1813 BF 110E-2 “Operation Donnerkuil” G9+JM

New images added for Hobby Master HA1813 BF 110E-2 “Operation Donnerkuil” G9+JM, 4./N.JG1, St Trond, France, Feb., 1942. Pre-orders on this 1:72 scale model are being taken at £59.95. Bf-110 Zerstorers “Destroyers” were very good against Poland and the Scandinavian countries early in WWII. But once they were put into this role during the Battle of Britain and came up against the much faster and more agile Hurricanes and Spitfires the Bf-110 suffered tremendous losses. They were withdrawn from this and found their calling as night fighters that inflicted large... Read More

21/07/2017

New and now in stock from Hobby Master HA1036 CF-104 Starfighter “Toothbrush”

New and now in stock from Hobby Master HA1036 CF-104 Starfighter “Toothbrush” 104805, 421 Squadron, CAF, 1983. This 1:72 scale model is priced at £59.95. The RCAF received their first CF-104 in March 1962. Although originally designed as a supersonic interceptor the Canadian Air Force used it primarily for low level strike and reconnaissance. The Canadian version of the F-104 was capable of carrying a ventral mounted Vinten Vicon pod with 4 cameras inside for reconnaissance picture taking. On September 4, 1963 number 12900 was the 200th and final CF-104... Read More

21/07/2017

New and now in stock from Hobby Master HA3846 F-16CG 90-0703, 8th FW Commander’s Jet

New and now in stock from Hobby Master HA3846 F-16CG 90-0703, 8th FW Commander’s Jet, Kunsan Air Base, 2007. This 1:72 scale model is priced at £66.95. The F-16 Fighting Falcon was produced by General Dynamics who became Lockheed who then merged with Martin Marietta to become Lockheed Martin. The F-16 entered service in January 1979 as a multi-role jet fighter that evolved into an all-weather multi-role aircraft capable of sustaining 9-g turns. The F-16 is relatively inexpensive to purchase and maintain so the U.S. and 25 other countries added... Read More

21/07/2017

New and now in stock from Hobby Master HA3848 F-16A Block 20 ROCAF, 21st FS “Gamblers”

New and now in stock from Hobby Master HA3848 F-16A Block 20 ROCAF, 21st FS “Gamblers” “20th Anniversary Scheme”, 2016. This 1:72 scale model is priced at £69.95. The F-16 Fighting Falcon was produced by General Dynamics who became Lockheed who then merged with Martin Marietta to become Lockheed Martin. The F-16 entered service in January 1979 as a multi-role jet fighter that evolved into an all-weather multi-role aircraft capable of sustaining 9-g turns. The F-16 is relatively inexpensive to purchase and maintain so the U.S. and 25 other countries... Read More

19/07/2017

New and now in stock from Moebius Models MMK969 Batwing From Batman Vs Superman Dawn Of Justice

New and now in stock from Moebius Models MMK969 Batwing From Batman Vs Superman Dawn Of Justice – 1:25 Scale Car Kit priced at £104.95 Based on the digital visual effects files from the movie, Moebius Models 1:25 scale kit of the BATWING is a highly detailed, accurate recreation of the dynamic new addition to Batman’s arsenal. Precision-tooled in plastic, the fully assembled model is over 17″ long and 17″ wide, and features options to display with wings extended or retracted. Kit includes detailed assembly instructions. Paint and glue required... Read More

19/07/2017

Now in stock Moebius Models MMK954 Batman The Riddler Kit

Now in stock from Moebius Models MMK954 Batman Classic TV Series The Riddler Figure – 1:8 Scale Figure Kit priced at £35.95. Moebius Models styrene kit of THE RIDDLER sports a striking likeness of the clue-obsessed criminal puzzler as seen in the BATMAN CLASSIC TV SERIES! Model includes optional parts for displaying with or without hat, cane and mask, as well as a BATCAVE rock display base. 9″ tall model includes name plate, decals and instructions. (Paint and glue required for assembly sold separately.)