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Review Author
Allan Murrell
Published on
July 31, 2016
Company
Eduard
Scale
1/35
MSRP
$34.95

This is a very nice photoetch set for the Tiger Models IDF Nagmachon Late Kit. This set adds a lot of extra detail to the exterior of the kit.

The photoetch sheet has parts are for the:

  • Periscope top covers
  • Vents for turret sides
  • Hatch handles and latches
  • Side stowage handles and latches
  • Rear engine bay tie downs
  • Side armor tie downs, chains and handles
  • Gas container tie downs
  • Head light guards
  • Mud / Skirt from and rear flaps

In the packet is:

  • 1 Photoetch sheet
  • 1 Instruction sheet

Summary

This is a very detailed photoetch set. It is a adds tremendous additional detail to the kit.

Thanks go to Eduard for providing this set to review and IPMS USA for allowing me to review it for them.

Review Author
Dave Morrissette
Published on
July 31, 2016
Company
Advanced Modeling
Scale
1/72
MSRP
$8.50

The PBK-500U glide cluster bomb dispenser (the Russian acronym translates to glide bomb cassette, 500-kg) is a single-use weapon that houses either a single warhead or multiple elements. Unlike the previous generation, the PBK-500U can deploy at longer distances to enable standoff attack capability for tactical aircraft acting against targets with pinpoint anti-aircraft defenses.

Review Author
Dave Morrissette
Published on
July 31, 2016
Company
Advanced Modeling
Scale
1/72
MSRP
$14.95

The KAB-1500Kr series are Electro-Optical guided bombs. The seeker employs a gimbaled daylight television imaging sensor under a wide angle glass dome. This has enhanced sensors for guiding the bomb and can come in several different explosive materials inside. It is a large weapon for taking out difficult hardened items. Advanced Modeling has produced a 1/72nd scale version of this weapon and it is a beauty!

Review Author
Mark Aldrich
Published on
July 30, 2016
Company
Res-Im
Scale
1/35
MSRP
$4.09

The T34 series is as synonymous to armored combat as the Sherman. There are still T-34 series hulls being used in Russian and it’s satellite countries to this day. Most of these are in the recovery or construction vehicle role, but the fact that they are still being used is a testament to it’s ease of use and mechanical longevity. The T-34 series of vehicles have been kitted in every armor scale by almost every manufacturer in the business. There are also a plethora of aftermarket items available in every scale as well.

RES-IM or Resin Improvement manufactures Resin, PE and masks in every scale. They cover tanks and aircraft. No automotive or warships yet. Their armor selection is limited to three T-34 upgrade sets, fuel tank sets (Russian) and a set of resin wooden boxes.