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Building on their ever expanding range of 1/350 ships Aoshima have announced the release of the 1/350 IJN Transporter Nippon Maru. This kit is available now and the retail price is 3,008 yen.
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News of up and coming releases and re-releases from MPM.
They are also offering to mould a new run of the Arado AR95-A and Arado 95-B kits if there is sufficient interest.
You could be the lucky winner of a mystery figure prize sponsored by Seil Models simply by entering the June 2008 Figure of the Month (FOTM) contest.
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Flagman Models takes you back to the of the Cold War with their upcoming release of the 1/350 Soviet K-3 November Class Submarine. This nuclear powered undersea beast is molded in black anb comes with water slide decals and display stand. This kit is due to release in June 2008. No retail price is available.
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As a follow up report from our original NEWS announcement, Hasegawa Models shares a batch of fine looking images of their next 1/350 IJN battleship, Mutsu, AND the dedicated photo-etch upgrade!
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Brown Water Navy
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Skp have finally announced the release of their Challenger A30.
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The big news this month is the eagerly awaited return of the 1/48 scale Hellcat, this time in Royal Navy guise as a dual-combo, but there's plenty more to keep us happy should the weather be a washout - Weekend Editions of the Fokker D.VII and Yak 3, plus etched sets for superdetailers and new AviPrint decals.
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Dragon Models Ltd. have just sent us images of the box-art of a VERY unusual figure set...
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Revell Germany announces their latest large offering, the interesting Emergency Towing Vessel Waker. Originally launched as the “Smit Houston” and reconfigured in 1990, this ocean going rescue vessel is now employed by the Dutch Coast Guard. Revell Germany plans to release this angel of mercy in June of 2008.
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Expanding their New Vanguard line of books, Osprey Publishing has announced their upcoming release, US Patrol Torpedo Boats. This book looks into the design and development of these small but deadly craft, very few of which survive today, and goes on to examine their role and combat deployment in World War II. Due out in September of 2008, this book will retail for $17.98
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ANT Miniatures have announced their new figure releases.
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A sneak peek at the impending 1/350th kitset from The Resin Shipyard who have announced the upcoming release of 1/350 HMCS Iroquois Destroyer. The advised release date of this kit is August 2008. The price has yet to be announced. Watch out for a further update on this model as more information comes to hand.
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The Scottish AFV manufacturer Accurate Armour have just announced four, new COMPLETE models in 1/35th scale.
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Ace Model has announced a 1/72 injection moulded kit of a 3 inch (76.2mm) Russian gun model 1900/02 (with limber)
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Hot on the heels of their F196 SS Machine Gunner Mk35 Editions have added another SS-Pz Grenadier to their range.
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Mess Decks
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Three new figure sets have now been confirmed by the Ukrainain manufacturer, Masterbox Ltd.
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Three new figure sets have now been confirmed by the Ukrainain manufacturer, Masterbox Ltd.
  • HMS Cattistock (M31). Hunt Class vessels are being upgraded with the Seafox
Between 1980 and 1989, 13 Hunt Class minesweepers and minehunters of the UK's Royal Navy were commissioned. Eight remain in service with the Royal Navy and are being significantly upgraded.

HMS Ledbury (M30), Cattistock (M31), Brocklesby (M33), Chiddingfold (M35), Atherstone (M38), Hurworth (M39) and Quorn (M41) were built by Vosper Thorneycroft at Woolston. HMS Middleton (M34) was built by Yarrow Shipbuilders in Glasgow. The vessels are based at Portsmouth and Faslane.
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A sneak peek at the impending 1/350th modern battleship release from Dragon Models with the upcoming release of the 1/350 Admiral Ushakov . This kit is expected to be released in October. The suggested retail price is USD$149.95.
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Tankograd Publishing have just sent us details of the new publications which will be released this month.
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Like the old saying goes, what was old is new again. Revell Germany has announced the re-release of two popular naval subjects from the old Revell shipyard. Under the Revell Classic line, look for the limited release of the 1/240 Destroyer H.M.S. Campbeltown and the 1/253 Polaris Nuclear Submarine Abraham Lincoln. Both kits remain true to the original releases including the use of the original box art and molds.
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(Republished from Historicus Forma)

Alpine Miniatures have just announced their New releases for June.
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Home Port
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Alpine Miniatures has recently announced the release of 2 new late-war WSS Panzer crewmen.
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BearAir has always sought to bring the airbrush user the best price on quality airbrushes. This rings true with their latest offering, The Disposables. No, this is not a one use brush. The Disposables is a family of double action airbrushes that meet the needs of the average airbrush user. Also, BearAir touts that the new Disposables will be priced at or below the cost of a quality single action brush. So, what does this mean for the model builder?
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MiniArt Limited have now indicated that their long-awaited 'Bantam' Jeep will be released in June.
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The Regimental S4 have recently announced a forthcoming 120mm ACW flat: a Union Zouave.
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Mk35 Editions have added a new figure to their range this month, an SS-Pz Grenadier.
RMG Resin Models have just updated their website and, in the process have announced several new products.
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Echelon Fine Details have just sent us details of their new releases in 1/35th scale. Three areas are covered, Decal Sheets, Paint Masks and more of their useful range of mirrors for a variety of vehicles.
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We have improved our ref. 3536 Hawk Laucher and it is available again.
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MecModels is a new, small, one man business specializing in 1/35 Vietnam-diorama accessories. MecModels tries to offer original accessories to give your Vietnam-dioramas something special.
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Andrea Miniatures have announced their new releases.
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A sneak peek at the impending 1/700 kitset from Trumpeter Models, who have announced the upcoming release of the 1/700 USS San Francisco CA-38 Heavy Cruiser, 1944 . It is expected that this kit will be released in October 2008. The suggested retail price is US$36.95.
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Ships & Co. announce the release of a very interesting subject, the USNS Shughart T-AKR-295 Transport. This large resin kit of the unique 'roll-on-roll-off' transport features a waterline hull and resin decks and superstructure. This kit is available now at the retail cost of $220.00.
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Drabant Miniatures have announced their new releases.
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There’s a new kid in town on the modeling supplies and products circuit, now announcing to the modeling community here at KitMaker, Modelerswarehouse.com!
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Legends Miniatures are the new brand of the Elite Miniatures and they are specialized on fantasy figures.
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