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Arsenal Model Works / Group
« on: November 04, 2015, 10:47:29 AM »
Loads of Polikarpov biplanes in 1/48th:

Arsenal Model Group
Aircraft kits (injection)
AMG48302 1:48 Polikarpov I-153 Chaika (early) (Additional resin parts)  £34.99  £29.16
http://www.hannants.co.uk/product/AMG48302

Arsenal Model Group
Aircraft kits (injection)
AMG48305 1:48 Polikarpov DIT (early)  £29.99  £24.99
http://www.hannants.co.uk/product/AMG48305

Arsenal Model Group
Aircraft kits (injection)
AMG48308 1:48 Polikarpov I-153 Chaika (late)  £29.99  £24.99
http://www.hannants.co.uk/product/AMG48308

Arsenal Model Group
Aircraft kits (injection)
AMG48309 1:48 Polikarpov I-15 bis (late)  £29.99  £24.99
http://www.hannants.co.uk/product/AMG48309

Arsenal Model Group
Aircraft kits (injection)
AMG48310 1:48 Polikarpov I-153 PVRD (Ramjet)  £29.99  £24.99
http://www.hannants.co.uk/product/AMG48310

Arsenal Model Group
Aircraft kits (injection)
AMG48311 1:48 Polikarpov I-15 bis on skis  £29.99  £24.99
http://www.hannants.co.uk/product/AMG48311

Arsenal Model Group
Aircraft kits (injection)
AMG48312 1:48 Polikarpov I-153 TK (altitude interceptor)  £29.99  £24.99
http://www.hannants.co.uk/product/AMG48312

Arsenal Model Group
Aircraft kits (injection)
AMG48314 1:48 Polikarpov I-153 (in Foreign service)  £29.99  £24.99
http://www.hannants.co.uk/product/AMG48314

Arsenal Model Group
Aircraft kits (injection)
AMG48315 1:48 Polikarpov I-15 bis (early)  £29.99  £24.99
http://www.hannants.co.uk/product/AMG48315

Arsenal Model Group
Aircraft kits (injection)
AMG48319 1:48 Polikarpov I-15 bis TK (altitude),  £29.99  £24.99
http://www.hannants.co.uk/product/AMG48319
« Last Edit: January 04, 2017, 08:17:22 PM by The Big Gimper »
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Re: Arsenal Model Works / Group
« Reply #1 on: January 04, 2017, 08:17:03 PM »






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Re: Arsenal Model Works / Group
« Reply #2 on: June 01, 2017, 06:01:10 AM »
Hawker Sea Fury T.20 Royal Navy





Reserve your at Hannants: https://www.hannants.co.uk/product/AMG48606

Hawker Sea Fury T.20 Burma Air Force




Reserve your at Hannants: https://www.hannants.co.uk/product/AMG48614
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Re: Arsenal Model Works / Group
« Reply #3 on: June 01, 2017, 06:41:14 PM »
Looks good! Not a lot of detail on the engine but not bad! :)
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Re: Arsenal Model Works / Group
« Reply #4 on: June 02, 2017, 04:21:26 AM »
It does look nice, but I'm sure I'll be happy with the Airfix offering - especially as I only want a single-seater  8)

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Re: Arsenal Model Works / Group
« Reply #5 on: October 07, 2017, 06:20:37 AM »
Something new and odd coming in 1/48:

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Re: Arsenal Model Works / Group
« Reply #6 on: October 07, 2017, 07:37:17 AM »
What is the name of Larry Bell is this horror?  Is the rear cockpit used when you need to fly with your mother-in-law?
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Re: Arsenal Model Works / Group
« Reply #7 on: October 07, 2017, 07:54:46 AM »
The obvious idea is to ditch the forward cockpit, install a second engine in its place and make it a racer!  :icon_beer:
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Re: Arsenal Model Works / Group
« Reply #8 on: October 08, 2017, 01:39:27 AM »
What is the name of Larry Bell is this horror?  Is the rear cockpit used when you need to fly with your mother-in-law?


Two P-63E-1s were modified by Bell with a separate observer seat in the rear fuselage, located behind the engine and mounted under a separate canopy. A probe was mounted which extended through the spinner, and to make space for the observer the radio equipment had to be moved forward into the armament bay. The aircraft carried the civilian registrations NX41963 and NX41964.


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Re: Arsenal Model Works / Group
« Reply #9 on: October 08, 2017, 01:40:10 AM »
The obvious idea is to ditch the forward cockpit, install a second engine in its place and make it a racer!  :icon_beer:

I like your thinking.

Another option might be to give the observer a gun.
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Re: Arsenal Model Works / Group
« Reply #10 on: October 08, 2017, 01:50:49 AM »
BTW, here are some more shots:




They are also working on these variants:







I believe they are going to release them all in both 1/72 and 1/48
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Re: Arsenal Model Works / Group
« Reply #11 on: October 08, 2017, 02:25:30 AM »
That might even be a source for a Fleet Fort canopy  (got one in my stash which doesn't have a canopy) ----- hmm! think on that I will -----

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Re: Arsenal Model Works / Group
« Reply #12 on: October 08, 2017, 03:17:51 AM »
Is the one with the radically clipped wings a racer?

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Re: Arsenal Model Works / Group
« Reply #13 on: October 08, 2017, 03:22:38 AM »
Is the one with the radically clipped wings a racer?


I believe so:

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Re: Arsenal Model Works / Group
« Reply #14 on: October 08, 2017, 08:09:01 PM »
Well you live and learn. I really thought that super clipped wing bird would have been unable to take off with that span ?? It's probably the smallest span I've seen on a traditionally powered aircraft.

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Re: Arsenal Model Works / Group
« Reply #15 on: October 08, 2017, 09:26:00 PM »
It wouldn't have to carry much weight though, just enough fuel for the line up and 4 to 6 laps around the pylons ----

I wonder how it would perform with an A-26 prop on it (which most other racers seem to prefer)
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Re: Arsenal Model Works / Group
« Reply #16 on: December 16, 2017, 03:02:47 AM »
R2D2's distant relative?



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Re: Arsenal Model Works / Group
« Reply #17 on: December 17, 2017, 04:46:00 AM »
Messerschmitt trying to cash-in on the Star Wars hype?  :icon_vader:
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Re: Arsenal Model Works / Group
« Reply #18 on: December 17, 2017, 05:24:23 AM »
Could be fun to do one up in X-wing paint scheme/markings
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« Reply #19 on: December 19, 2017, 11:19:25 AM »
I like it!  :icon_vader: :icon_vader:

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« Reply #20 on: May 13, 2018, 01:39:52 AM »

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« Reply #21 on: May 24, 2018, 01:25:28 AM »
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Re: Arsenal Model Works / Group
« Reply #22 on: November 26, 2018, 02:04:12 AM »
1/48 Hawker Hart  in work:



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Re: Arsenal Model Works / Group
« Reply #23 on: November 26, 2018, 04:33:29 AM »
IF they are doing a Hart, might we see an Osprey, too?

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Re: Arsenal Model Works / Group
« Reply #24 on: November 27, 2018, 01:07:10 AM »
IF they are doing a Hart, might we see an Osprey, too?


Not sure, though with luck we will see the entire family:  Hart, Audax, Demon, Hardy, Hind and Osprey.

Personally, I would love to do a Osprey Floatplane version operating from an island/coastal base somewhere in Asia or the Middle East.


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Re: Arsenal Model Works / Group
« Reply #25 on: November 30, 2018, 01:57:23 AM »
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« Reply #26 on: October 29, 2021, 01:52:06 AM »
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« Reply #27 on: October 30, 2021, 09:48:36 AM »
I just don't know how they keep misspelling "Hind" and how the artist can it so wrong...

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« Reply #28 on: December 26, 2021, 01:09:31 AM »
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Re: Arsenal Model Works / Group
« Reply #29 on: December 27, 2021, 05:29:33 AM »
 That's interesting...a Supermarine S. 6 with an uncowled engine and guns?

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« Reply #30 on: December 27, 2021, 10:31:01 AM »
That's interesting...a Supermarine S. 6 with an uncowled engine and guns?

AND 4 mini jet-engines on the wings ... or are they rocket pods :icon_surprised:

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« Reply #31 on: December 27, 2021, 11:18:00 AM »
That's interesting...a Supermarine S. 6 with an uncowled engine and guns?

AND 4 mini jet-engines on the wings ... or are they rocket pods :icon_surprised:
Rocket pods.  Look a bit closer at the right wing, there is a large rocket projectile shape jetting away from one of the pods mounted on the wing. 
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« Reply #32 on: December 27, 2021, 01:12:17 PM »
Shirley they're yolking! :-\
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« Reply #33 on: December 27, 2021, 10:42:20 PM »
That's interesting...a Supermarine S. 6 with an uncowled engine and guns?

Actually that would be an S.4, it has a Napier Lion engine in it ---

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« Reply #34 on: December 28, 2021, 01:02:24 AM »
Or S.5
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Re: Arsenal Model Works / Group
« Reply #35 on: December 28, 2021, 02:53:38 AM »
Six of one, Seven of Nine...(the nice thing about cheesecake, it comes in a variety of flavors... :P ;) )