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After several image reports on Trumpeter's Modern vehicles in the pipeline, here's an unusual one from WWII...
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Trumpeter continue unabated with their Modern AFV release program.
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Mk35 have a new release of interest to Diorama makers:

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Oh, I do love these stories which could be a teaser for something else in the pipeline...
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The Grumman hellcat is Eduard's latest Royal Class kit. This time the set will contain two full kits for the F6F-3 and F6F-5, plus resin parts for F6F-3N and F6F-5N night fighters, along with decals for two night fighter schemes. The kit will also contain two resin engines, new resin wheels, and resin machine guns. The PE parts comprise the contents of the existing Big Ed sets. The special bonus for this kit is a 1:1 scale replica of the main engine placard.
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Certainly a new company to this site, Neograde are a Korean company specializing in some very original conversions, updates and stowage sets for 1/35th scale vehicles.
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Build-A-Rama offers a wide range of diorama accessories for a cross-over crowd: war gaming and modeling. They are adding a series of various “Smoke” products.
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The master sculptor Sergey Zlobov has kindly shared the very first pictures of his new figure. This mounted 75 mm figure will be available on December from AuthorSculpt
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It is with great pleasure that we present the winners of Historicus Forma's Seil Models Figure of the Month contest August 2008.
We’re hard at work on PE 4803, 1/48 Sea Fury Undercarriage. This set is being mastered for us by Radu Brinzan, and will consist of new main gear legs and wheels

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ICM announce the latest in their series of 1:72 Cold War Jets.
We are thrilled to announce that Master Model Builder - Floyd S. Werner, Jr. used The Small Shop Hold & Fold workstations, PE Cut-off Set & Rolling Sets in the New Master Class Model Video.
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Tasca have released images and are now accepting preorders for their new release item, a 1/35 British Sherman II (M4A1) Direct Vision Type (El Alamein 1942)
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Cromwell Models have just announced their latest release in 1/35th scale.
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I've just been sent a series of new images from Masterbox Ltd. - the scale is 1/35th, the subject area very different.
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No, it's got little to do with Armor and even less to do with the 'usual' 1/35th scale figure subjects but I make no apology for posting this news report of a very exciting departure from Masterbox. Ltd.
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Navyman
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Have an IJN fix that's hard to satisfy? Well, mates, take a look at Hasegawa Models next scheduled release in plastic injection mold, introducing, the IJN DESTROYER TYPE KOH ISOKAZE "SUPER DETAIL" , limited edition run kit!
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Trumpeter have just sent us even more images of their M1078 in 1/35th scale.
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Tamiya have announced the release of their 1/350 IJN Yukikaze . As with most of the more recent kitset releases this kit will incorporate many features including photoetch and metal chains. The release date has yet to be advised however the retail price has - US$91.00.
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The Forgotten Mechanic
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News of a recently formed company from Russia - Bastion 35 whose speciality is wooden structures such as bridges or Russian structures in 1/35th scale.
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Concord Publications have just announced the second volume in their short series on German Artillery.
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Rank Recognition
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El Greco Miniatures have announced first two releases of their own range of figures.
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Hungarian manufacture SBS Model have released some new resin sets, including a propeller set for the Tamiya He-129
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Well known amonst the Quarter-Scale builders but, up until now, unreported on this site, here are Fighting 48th's new range of decal sheets.
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A Sailor's Prayer
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The Czech manufacturer Hauler have just announced their latest releases in 1/48th scale.
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A couple of new 1/48th scale Aviation-connected releases from the Czech manufacturer Hauler.
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The Czech manufacturer, Black Dog, have just announced even more new releases in their increasingly-impressive 1/48th scale range.
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Following up on an earlier news story, Aoshima has released photos of their upcoming 1/350 SMS Konig.

Join me in taking a look at this new kit.
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The Czech-manufacturer PlusModel have just sent us news of their latest and very varied batch of new releases.
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The Czech manufacturer, PlusModel are better known for their armor/diorama-related subjects. However, here's an interesting 1/48th scale item for aviation modelers - particularly for those modeling Eastern Front settings.
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Nemrod have recently released a pair of 1/35 US Marines 1943, in resin.
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Nuts & Bolts have just announced their latest title.
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Tankograd Publishing have just announced their NEXT list of book releases.
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There's a lot of material about which, through trial and error, will serve as convincing ropes for tie-downs etc. However, many of us simply don't have the time to search for suitable material and it would be so much easier to simply buy the stuff in an appropriate diameter...
What follows is today's Press Release for Pegasus / Silver Cloud / Blue Max :

"Pegasus Models Under New Ownership"
by Chris Gannon
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Building upon its ever expanding range of model ships Trumpeter has announced the upcoming release of the 1/700 HMS Eskimo (F75) British Tribal Class Destroyer 1941. The anticipated release date for this kit is January 2009 and the suggested retail price at this stage is $US22.95
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Continually building upon its ever expanding range of 1/350th model ships Trumpeter has announced the upcoming release of the 1/350 Admiral Chabanenko Russian Udaloy II Class Destroyer. The anticipated release date for this kit is January next year and the suggested retail price at this stage is $US89.95
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Archer have issued two sets of transfers for USMC Shermans on Iwo Jima.
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Tank Workshop have updated their site with the latest Model Point and Masterclub releases.
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Young Miniatures release on 9th of September a new 90 mm resin figure.
Harry Abbott's done it again!

Here's a Hot News announcement from Battlefleet Models of an exciting, unique, and new addition to his full resin, 1/700 scale, Waterline Series.
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Building upon its ever expanding range of plastic kit sets, Trumpeter have announced the release of their 1/144 Type XXIII U-Boat . The anticipated release date for this kit is January 2009 and the suggested retail price at this stage is $US 22.95
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Trumpeter have announced the released of their1/350th USS Lassen DDG-82 . The USS Lassen is an Arleigh Burke-class guided missile destroyer currently in service with the United States Navy. This kitset is to contain 487 parts and is to be 443.7 mm in length. There is no release date or retail price available at present.
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