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1/72 – UM (352) + S-Model (720005) – (What If) 38(t) PanzerWerfer 21cm

July 26, 2014 - By:

(What If) 38(t) PanzerWerfer 21cm Any resemblance to reality it’s purely coincidental. Just for fun a “what if” joining a 38(t) Hetzer hull by UM with a Nebelwerfer 21cm by S-Model. Figure by Zvezda (Elite Troops 1941 – 1943). UM 352 Early Hetzer version can be found here. S-Model – 720005 – Nebelwerfer 42 210mm […]

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1/72 Zvezda – 5003 – RT-2PM TOPOL / SS-25 SICKLE “The last argument”

June 26, 2014 - By:

A little about machine: The RT-2PM Topol (Russian: РТ-2ПМ Тополь (“Poplar”); NATO reporting name SS-25 Sickle; GRAU designation: 15Ж58 (“15Zh58”);  is a mobile intercontinental ballistic missile designed in the Soviet Union and in service with Russia’s Strategic Missile Troops. The three stage solid propellant RT-2PM Topol is an improved mobile ICBM which replaced earlier outdated […]

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(NEW) TOPOL SS-25 “SICKLE” 1:72 ZVEZDA – 5003 – InBox Review

February 27, 2014 - By:

TOPOL SS-25 “”SICKLE  Russian Ballistic missile launcher. The RT-2PM Topol (Russian: РТ-2ПМ Тополь (“Poplar”); NATO reporting name SS-25 Sickle; GRAU designation: 15Ж58 (“15Zh58”); other designations: RS-12M Topol)[3] is a mobile intercontinental ballistic missile designed in the Soviet Union and in service with Russia’s Strategic Rocket Forces. The three stage solid propellant RT-2PM Topol is an […]

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Zvezda – 5011 – IS-2 – Base Coat

December 21, 2013 - By:

Summary After the construction, I sprayed the model with Vallejo white acrylic primer (polyurethane), but I ended up with a grainy surface and not much adherence to the model. So I had to remove it and apply a new coat of Tamiya white primer from a can. Is lacquer based and worked better as it […]

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Zvezda – 5011 – IS-2 – Construction Done

December 4, 2013 - By:

Summary First of all, I will say that this is the my favorite WW2 tank: impressive, efficient and “sexy”. It was Soviet Union’s breakthrough after the KV tank family, a predecessor and the starting point of all modern Russian heavy tanks. After the turret construction I started to work on the upper hull, by removing the […]

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OKB Grigorov resin tracks

November 14, 2013 - By:

I received recently two sets of probably the best aftermarket resin tracks currently available. They are produced by OKB Grigorov from Bulgaria and released this year, if I’m correct. I have a Panzer IV Ausf. G from Dragon (1/72) and I wanted a pair of Winterketten under its road-wheels and nothing will do better than […]

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