Peter Brown Reviews
The Mastiff A photographic tour by John Harris The attrition rate of the crews of ‘snatch’ Land Rovers on patrol in Southern Iraq has led to thee adoption of several new vehicles with improved protection and ‘Mastiff’ is one of these. It’s very unlikely that a manufacturer will produce a kit of ‘Mastiff’, but John […]
Israel’s Merkava Tank Bests America’s Powerful M1 Abrams by Sebastien Roblin Here’s What You Need To Remember: If the Merkava IV offers any lessons to the U.S. military, it should be regarding the importance of fielding effective countermeasures against more advanced anti-tank missiles such as the Kornet, which the U.S. military has so far only encountered in […]
David kicks off … I built my pair of “light VTs” straight out of the box in a matter of hours, with out any problems. Assembly is simple and very positive, thanks to several good location blocks. The only area which you might find a little trying cleaning up the beautifully delicate tracks. I added […]
Fifty Five Years of MAFVA! The Miniature AFV Association, or MAFVA, was formed in 1965 as a group of like-minded people with a common interest in military vehicles and scale models. The original members were fairly well spread out so to facilitate sharing of information Tankette was born, initially pumped out on a Roneo printing […]
Geoffrey Futter presents: The Sherman Crab Mine Clearing tank.
NATO Main Battle Tank Meng’s 1/35 Leopard 2A7 by CRISTIAN LUPU Ground up to shiny PE The build process starts with the classical step of assembling the wheels. Two drive sprockets, two idler wheels and 14 road wheels need to be prepared at this stage. (Photo 1) The road wheels […]