bookAFV Modeller
Issue 28

Published bimonthly by AFV Modeller Ltd.
64 pages soft cover A4 format.

Issue 28 contains,

8 page Desert Humvee
by Rudi Meir – 1/35.
Comprehensive build of the Tamiya kit with some accessories. Shows the Mission Models .50 cal ammo set built and used to good effect.

8 page Humvees in Afghanistan
by Patrick Winnepennnickx.
Fascinating assortment of Humvees showing interesting details, camouflage and weathering in the harsh Afghanistan environment.

10 page The Hungarian National Cross
by Andrew Telford.
An interesting article tracing the evolution and application of the national insignia used by the Hungarian units from 1938-1945. Some new Hungarian armour shots

12 page Merkava 3
by Adam O’Brien – 1/35.
Impressive build of the Tamiya kit. Good ‘anti-slip’ surface technique explained using the cast-n-coat product.

10 page Xtreme detail, The Merkava 3.
45 photographs showing excellent details of the IDF tank. The captions are a little thin on the detail in the pics. Very nice external details shots however the captions are thin. No interior shots but good open rear door pic.

6 page Keeping Track – product highlights of recent AFV or AFV accessory releases.

9 page Super Size Your Sherman
by Dean Allison – 1/35.
Using the Blast Models conversion and Tamiya Sherman as a base kit. Displayed on a simple late war street setting.

The issue continues the excellent trend of this magazine with more excellent modelling and reference material.

Highly recommended.

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