Newsletter 286: Uncovered


Beemax has recently released the BT52 in 1/20 scale, with a very interesting break-up of all her mechanical parts. Would you like to meet her intimately?

Well, you're lucky because, at the same time, Komakai brings us a new volume of their Ultra Detail Guides series that shows us the BT52b completely naked: a source of extremely valuable information to build the model.

SpotModel advice: you can't miss this full nude ;)

Komakai: Reference / walkaround book - Brabham BMW BT52b

Reference: KOM-UDG009

A new issue of the Ultra Detail Guides series by Komakai, this time with 90 full-color pages of the Brabham BMW BT52b. A perfect book for helping you in the assembly of your Brabham BMW BT52 and BT52b scale models,
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Model Factory Hiro: Reference / walkaround book - JOE HONDA Sportcar Spectacles by Hiro: Sport Prototypes - Part 1 - 1000 Kms Monza, Targa Florio, 500 Kms BOAC Sports Race 1968

Reference: MFH-SS013

First issue of the "Sportcar Spectacles - Sport Prototypes" about the International Championship for Makes and the International Cup for GT Cars, mainly focused on Ford GT40, Porsche 907, Alfa Romeo T33 / 2, Lola T70 MK, among others.
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Model Factory Hiro: Model car kit 1/20 scale - Autosport-Honda Andretti Autosport #29 - Fernando Alonso - Indy 2017 - resin parts, water slide decals, white metal parts and assembly instructions

Reference: NBK-002

Minimalist scale model kit of the car driven by Fernando Alonso in his first try into the American Indy. The kit includes car decals, resin and white metal parts,
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Tamiya: Tools - Spray-Work painting stand set

Reference: TAM74522

Rotating stand for every airbrush, spray or brush painting works. Its clever and simple design allows you to hold any model or piece to be painted via adjustable tweezers. The set consists of two different rotating stands that can be used according to the part we wish to paint. Stand 1 has a rotating plate of 16 cm in diameter + 4 clamps, ideal for all types of parts that must rest on a flat surface. Stand 2 is designed to hold bodies or even full staples with all parts.
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Model Factory Hiro: Model car kit 1/43 scale - McLaren Ford M19A Yardley #7, 9 - Denis Clive 'Denny' Hulme - Canadian Formula 1 Grand Prix, USA - United States of America Formula 1 Grand Prix 1971 - photo-etched parts, rubber parts, seatbelt fabric, turned metal parts, vacuum formed parts, water slide decals, white metal parts and assembly instructions

Reference: MFH-K584

Mind-blowing, as always, the 1/43 scale kit of the McLaren Ford M19A manufactured by Model Factory Hiro. Plenty of white metal parts, photo-etched parts, a beautiful decals sheet, detailed instructions, etc. We just fell in love with it :)
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Shunko Models: Marking / livery 1/20 scale - Williams Ford FW07 TAG Saudia #27 - Alan Jones, Carlos Reutemann, Clay Regazzoni - Brazilian Formula 1 Grand Prix, Dutch Formula 1 Grand Prix 1979 and 1980 - water slide decals and assembly instructions - for Tamiya references TAM20014 and 20014

Reference: SHK-D204

White background, letters and hairlines in intense green... Does a car get any more beautiful? Just imagine your FW07 scale model kit with these new and freshly printed Shunko decals. Isn't it delicious??
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Tamiya: Detail up set 1/24 scale - Ferrari FXX K - photo-etched parts, other materials and assembly instructions - for Tamiya references TAM24343 and 24343

Reference: TAM12668

Photoetched grids, harness buckles and many other parts for improving Tamiya Ferrari FXX K. Also includes harness fabrics.
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AK Interactive: Magazine - Damaged - Weathered and worn: Number 2 - spanish edition

Reference: ABT704

"Damaged" is the new magazine of Abteilung 502 (part of AK Interactive), which wants to show modellers how to age any model, under any circumstances or with any effect. This issue includes new articles in the 80 pages that make up the magazine (Spanish language edition).
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AK Interactive: Clearcoat - Ultra Matte varnish - 1 x 100ml

Reference: AK-183

Ultra matt finish varnish, designed for both brush and airbrush applications, achieving an absolutely matt finish on any surface.
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AK Interactive: Xtreme metal paint - Pale burnt metal - 1 x 30ml

Reference: AK-485

Pale burnt metal tone paint from AK Interactive Xtreme Metal range. It is served prethinned in 30ml bottels, ready for airbrush use.
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Plamoz: Rims 1/24 scale - Turbine rims for BMW i8 - resin parts and assembly instructions - for Revell references REV07008, 07008 and 80-7008 - 4 units

Reference: PL-R24001

Set of four resin made and fantastically finished "Turbine" type rims, specifically designed for replacing the original rims on the BMW i8 scale model kit by Revell.
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Meng Model: Model car kit 1/24 scale - Jeep Wrangler Rubicon - plastic parts, rubber parts, water slide decals, assembly instructions and painting instructions

Reference: CS-003

A new, and truly awesome, Meng kit of the Jeep Wrangler Rubicon. We love this brand, and every day we love it even more for their extensive parts break up, the originality of their kits, for the careful presentation of their product, for their extensive assembly instructions. We want more Meng models !!!
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