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G.W.H. 1/48 scale McDonnel-Douglas F-15B/D Eagle
Great Wall Hobbies’ release of the F-15B/D was exciting — I am a huge fan of the Eagle! Since we haven’t had a newly molded Eagle in some time, I couldn’t wait to get my hands on this kit to see how it stacked up with older mo...
Hasegawa 1/32 scale Kawanishi N1K2-J Shiden Kai "George"
The Kawanishi N1K2-J Shiden Kai (Violet Lightning Modified, Allied reporting name "George") was one of the primary Japanese Navy fighters at the end of World War. Strangely, its origins can be traced back to a floatplane fighter design (Kawanishi&rsq...
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Trumpeter 1/72 scale Merkava Mk.III
Among main battle tanks, the Merkava’s design is unique. Favoring crew protection, its design has the engine mounted in the front of the vehicle for added protection. A succession of variants has improved on the original. Trumpeter’s Merkava Mk.III adds to the list of Merkava kits available to m...

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Hasegawa 1/32 scale Kawanishi N1K2-J Shiden Kai "George"
Zvezda 1/48 scale Sukhoi Su-2
Airfix 1/48 scale Gloster Javelin
BPK 1/72 scale Boeing 737-200
Takom 1/16 scale Renault FT-17 light tank
Minicraft 1-144 scale Boeing KC-135E
G.W.H. 1/48 scale McDonnel-Douglas F-15B/D Eagle
Master Box 1/72 scale Mk.I "Male" British tank
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