Showing posts from July, 2019

1/48 Recce Viggen by Matteo Buzzo

Mr. Matteo Buzzo finished an 1/48 Recce Viggen (Tarangus boxing). His Viggen is a superb model, judge it for yourself ..

Potez 25 - various nose sections for Azur/Frrom release

The 1/72 Potez 25 project progresses swiftly, now let us share with you the first test sprues with the various engine cowlings that will be available under the Azur/Frrom brand. These two versions are the standard Potez 25A2/B2 and the one fitted with the Hispano in-line engine. The former will be in kit no FR0037, the latter in FR0038 - this one with marking and decal options for a Greek military aircraft  and three machines which took part in the 1929 race of Poland and the Little Entente - two of them with Rumanian marking (machine 12R was in fact converted to a high wing monoplane) and one wearing Yugoslav marking.

1/72 Wellington Crew Pre-flight Check figures for the new Airfix kit

The 1/72 three-figure set named Wellington Crew Pre-flight Check , tailored to fit the new Wellington kit produced by Airfix, has just hit the hobby shop shelves. Why not take a look at some images below before you pop in to your local model dealer?

Potez 25 in 1/72 - the last sprue and other moulds of upcoming projects

Production of the final sprue of our upcoming 1/72 Potez 25 model has just commenced, the sprue carries some smaller parts of the model, note the tiny propellers of the air-driven generators in particular. First two boxings of this kit, released by Azur-Frrom are due to appear on the market this September. To show you some other projects as well, not just the Potez 25, let's take a look at the moulds our team are currently working on, namely the Finnish submarine Vesikko in 1/72 and a mould with small parts of the NF Meteor family of kits in 1/72.

News from Special Hobby 08/2019

And here it is again, August, the month of summer holidays  and hot weather (and at least here, in the Czech Republic, summers have been exceptionaly hot lately, indeed) and for us at Special Hobby, it is also the time of the IPMS USA which we are going to attend again. Even though some of our customer may spend the summer time enjoying their holidays, we still do believe that all the new kits we have prepared will be interesting for them. I also would like to remind you about the information, sent earlier in another message, that a handful of items from our range of plastic model kits is available now for a reduced price. Do also pay attention to the list of sold-out and discontinued items and please do not order them again. So, the new kits coming this August are as follows: SPECIAL HOBBY PLASTIC MODEL KITS P-40E Warhawk  'Claws and Teeth' Scale Barcode 100-SH72338 1/72 8594071086459 The very icon of US WW2 aviation, the Warhawk model E. The kit contains – tw

Siebel Si 204 in 1/48 - first three accessory sets

Due to appear on hobby shop shelves this August are the first three CMK resin sets which have been designed to dramatically improve the detail levels of Special Hobby's 1/48 Siebel Si-204 model.