military modelling

  1. MoleBath

    Wellington’s Cavalry and Technical Corps, 1800-1815

    Gabriele Esposito has produced a follow on to Wellington’s Infantry (reviewed March 2021). The self-declared aim of the book is to present a detailed overview of the organisation uniforms and equipment of these groups in the Napoleonic wars. The quality of the work is excellent with 7 chapters...
  2. MoleBath

    Images of War: M36/M36B1 Tank Destroyer

    The eternal trinity of manoeuvrability / armour /armament has long been acknowledged in the AFV design progress. Currently the main MBT scene is dominated by a small number of nations and design costs of a new MBT run into lots of noughts ! During the second world war rapid improvements to AFV...
  3. Smeggers

    The Jeep, Second World War - Land Craft series #1

    The Jeep, second World War - Landcraft series #1. Lance Cole ISBN 978 15267 465 11. Pen & Sword Publishing. The first vehicle to start the new Landcraft series by Pen and Sword had to be the ubiquitous Jeep. This was a vehicle that featured in all but the first year of WW2 and was seen in...
  4. Smeggers

    Metcalfe Models Parish Church

    HO/OO Scale (1/76 scale) Pre-printed card and plain card I left these models alone for a long time, thinking, "they're only for kids". How wrong was I? These are serious models which require a good study of instruction sheets and a sensible approach to building. The following are also...