Most of the military vehicles displayed at 08-Open 2011.
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Finally.. by Erik Gustavsson
A box arrived in my mail..
I will do an inbox review on the Voyager and MK1 Design photoetch for the CV90 shortly.
A small build update.. by Sven Young
In case you are interested, here is a small update on my Swedish M3 Scout Car used in the Congo at the link below. My apologies for it being in Swedish. Once the model is complete, I will post an article here on PW in English
The vehicle will be pulling a trailer which is currently in the “weathering workshop”.
Still waiting.. by Erik Gustavsson
My package from Lucky Models have now been out there, alone in the world, for a whole month. I hate this waiting..
He who waits for something good.. by Erik Gustavsson
..always waits for too long.
Some lucky people have already begun receiving their HobbyFan Pbv 302’s. This unlucky b***rd is still waiting for the box to finish it´s journey from Hong Kong to Sweden.
Whenever it arrives, however, you can be sure that it will be reveiwed on this site.
CV9040C is coming this year by Erik Gustavsson
It has been rumored for some time that the CV9040C, the up armoured version of the Strf 9040 that has seen international service in Liberia and currently in Afghanistan was on the way in 1/35.
Apparently Hobby Boss is showing off some cad-renderings at the Nuremberg Spielwarenmesse, as Kjell Svensson is tipsing us about here.
Sven’s next project by Erik Gustavsson
Just wanted to give the heads up on the latest project from the PW author, Sven Young. A tank trailer for his splendid M3 scout car in swedish kongo-service. I hope we’ll see both of them here soon. See the progress on the IPMS Stockholm website.
New site feature – Notices by Erik Gustavsson
Here we can post short newsflashes that we don´t want to display large on the main part of the front page. It can be used to link to interesting finds on the web, small news or comments.
We hope you´ll find them worth looking at.
The Volvo “Valp” in 1/72 by Erik Gustavsson
Jens Lindell of Hobby-Importen is selling a 1/72 resin kit of the Volvo Pltgb 903 also called “Valpen” (The Puppy). See a picture of the kit here.
- Sven Young on African white elephant: Swedish armoured truck in The Congo
- mp3juice on African white elephant: Swedish armoured truck in The Congo
- Viktor on Bärgningsbandvagn 81 by Markus Eriksson
- Graeme Davidson on To build an LVKV 90 – Five easy steps
- Cesar B. on About us
I just want to know what is the scale of these awsome vehicule, an if they can be use in a board game like axis & allies.
thanks! or tanks!
It depends on the scale of the vehicles used in the board game. I know Flames of War uses something like 1/100. Most models on this page is 1/32, which, if you don´t have a very large game board, is way too big. Some of them are in 1/72nd, and they might be useful, although, maybe also be slightly too large. But the advantage is that there are a lot of kits to choose from, they are quite simple to build and they are not very expensive.
I’ve noticed that more and more kits are turning up in the microscopic 1/144th scale. I guess this scale would be really perfect for board gamers, since it reqiures less table space.