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Kit Reviews Gecko Models Bedford MWD 15cwt GS (open cab/aeroscreen) Truck Kit

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Oh yes there is…

No Bedford OY/OX,

But here's what they do now & there are more on the way…

Just like :santa:

Bedford QLB Bofors Gun Tractor
Bedford QLD General Service
Bedford QLR Wireless
Bedford QLT Troop Carrier
Chevrolet C15A Personnel Lorry (Cabs 12 and 13)
Chevrolet C30A General Service (Steel body) - nice build
Chevrolet C60L General Service
Chevrolet C60S Petrol Tank (Cabs 12 and 13)
Chevrolet Field Artillery Tractor FAT-4
Scammell Pioneer R100 Artillery Tractor
Scammell Pioneer SV2S Heavy Breakdown Tractor

& most available from UK suppliers
There are a few of the better known Brit/Commonwealth trucks, including the Ford WOT 6 & 8. The point I am making, is where are the others? The only plastic utility is the Tamiya Austin, no Ford, Hillman or Standard. Where are the searchlight trucks like the Crossley IGLB, or the Thornycroft FABX; the pontoon carriers such as the Leylands, Thornycrofts (again), Karriers. Other than Bedford MW's, where are the other 10-15cwt workhorses? No Morris Commercials, Guy, Commer, Fords. Time the balance was redressed.
 
Oh yes there is…

No Bedford OY/OX,

But here's what they do now & there are more on the way…

Just like :santa:

Bedford QLB Bofors Gun Tractor
Bedford QLD General Service
Bedford QLR Wireless
Bedford QLT Troop Carrier
Chevrolet C15A Personnel Lorry (Cabs 12 and 13)
Chevrolet C30A General Service (Steel body) - nice build
Chevrolet C60L General Service
Chevrolet C60S Petrol Tank (Cabs 12 and 13)
Chevrolet Field Artillery Tractor FAT-4
Scammell Pioneer R100 Artillery Tractor
Scammell Pioneer SV2S Heavy Breakdown Tractor

& most available from UK suppliers
IBG do some nice Commonwealth subjects, though you usually have to source aftermarket wheels, likewise with Thunder Models. ICM has given us WOT6 and 8 and there is a hint at a Leyland Retriever soon, they do seem to like cars and trucks so hopefully anything that can be linked to ostfront/beute, for the larger sales market, could be on the cards. A K2Y in plastic as used by all commonwealth in every theatre, the yanks, soviets and Axis forces has to be a good seller, (though it would mean another of Accurate Armours kits getting binned)
 

Richmal

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IBG have also announced the imminent arrival of a Bedford QL Tanker/Refueller in 1/35th followed later
by the Refueller with Booms.
001 - QL Petrol Tanker.jpg

002 - QL Refueller.jpg
 

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