Archive for the ‘Hobby’ Category

Added this edition of UK publication Scale Aviation Modeller International (June 2018) to the old collection recently. As for the long yearning for that elusive dream of a proper hobby room, I will actually have access to two of them in the new place on the countryside that I will soon have the keys to. That is going to be pretty amazing. One of these rooms is ready to go, the other will require some work and I may wait a bit for that project. But I will be able to get the main one ready fairly soon, and that is where this particular hobby will finally find a home. Bit of a man cave coming up I guess. Pretty exciting.

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Vintage Airfix

Posted: June 9, 2018 in Cool stuff, General, Hobby

Here is a couple of Airfix boxes in the Airfix Vintage Classics series, both will appear in September. What you get here is HMS Ark Royal and HMS Belfast in 1:600.

Great art.

German publication Traditionell Bogenschiessen (issue) 88. This looks like a pretty great hobby to me.

Nice cover.

Arado 196 from Italeri

Posted: May 26, 2018 in Cool stuff, General, Hobby

I always had a soft spot for this aircraft. Italeri has just released this kit – the Arado 196 A-3 in 1/48 – and the box art is beautiful.

Got to get that hobby room going.

This cover is superb. German publication FMT (issue) 750. I feel drawn to this hobby, might have a crack at it some day.

AFV Modeller 100

Posted: May 17, 2018 in General, Hobby, Magazines

UK publication AFV Modeller (issue) 100 is out. Judging by the number of magazines out there that caters to this hobby I would say it is here to stay.

OK I have to say that the Master Box brand is taking over fast as far as coming up with new ideas goes. Just look at this kit in 1/24, the Steampunk oriented “Don´t even think about it…” – can you think of anybody else that is coming up with fresh ideas like this?

Exciting stuff.