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Various handy tips for making better models more easily

AFV Club anti laser coating

Ingvar Sylegård looks at AFV Clubs laser coating stickers Ingvar is back, with a small review of the AFV Club sticker set for depicting the anti laser coating used on modern afvs. He also gives us a sneak peek on … Continue reading

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How to make realistic Barracuda camouflage netting in 1/35

At Plastic Warfare we are proud to introduce a new author on our site. Ingvar Sylegård. Ingvar might be most known for the splendid scratchbuilt 1/35th scale Stridsfordon 9040C that was featured in an article in AFV Modeller. In this … Continue reading

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A suprisingly useful modelling tool

I just wanted to share with you my thoughts about a very useful modelling tool. I am not speaking of my Xuron Micro-Shear I bought last week, although it is very useful, no, the object of my love this time is The torchlight. […] Continue reading

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The science of tracks part one. To slack or not to…

There are countless discussions on various forums regarding painting of tracks and how much tension there should be. Here are some reflections by us, Erik and Thord, regarding track tension and painting. We´ll look at track tension first. As with … Continue reading

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