208 pagesIf trains and railway modelling are your passion or you just love quality scale modelling you can?t miss this book with the usual AK?s quality display plus Marklin?s input. A handbook that will possibly become a cult book for scale railway modelers in the next years. A new approach for an i..
FIGURE MODELLING 5The 5th book from Scale Model Handbook series is coming with many articles about box art painted figures. Learn techniques and tips from the masters on how to paint your models using either brushes or airbrush and make your own scratch-built figure, following the instructions o..
Herein, you will find how to paint commercial miniature figures using acrylics, oils or enamels, make groundwork and scenery for presentation. Everything is contributed by well-known miniaturists that we are sure will inspire you and, we hope, keep you occupied for many hours.In this book they h..
ON THE COVERPainting Busts From Diverse Periods Of History Using Different MediumsBrand New Content - Eight Articles Published For The First Time!Preface
This is the ninth title in our ongoing "Theme Collections" series, but it's a title with a difference in that it features all new arti..
This is the sixth "Theme Collections" title in our new series that draws upon previously published articles in our Scale Model Handbook Special Editions Collection books where the content is dedicated to a specific category or period. In this latest edition we've gathered together 18 themes on World..
This is the fifth "Theme Collections" title in Mr. Black new series that draws upon previously published articles in their Scale Model Handbook Special Editions Collection books where the content is dedicated to a specific category or period. In this latest edition we've gathered together ten themes..
U.S. Army WWII 155mm Howitzers M1 & M1917/M1918 & 4.5in Gun M1
Illustrated throughout. Excerpts of technical manuals, original in-service photos. Ideal companion for modellers and fans of technology. Complete background history and variants.Quality Photos and Illustrations;
3 colour / 190 black&wh..
REFoRGER 1986 - 1993
Vehicles of the U.S. Army during REFoRGER Exercises - Part 3
How would a war between NATo and the Warsaw Pact have ended? The REFoRGER series of exercises trained these scenarios on large scale on German soil. This three-volume publication grants for the first time a broad overv..
REFoRGER 87 - Certain Strike
The Cold War's Largest Transatlantic Bridge
When REFoRGER 87 - Certain Strike was conducted in northern Germany, evidence showed that, in a hypothetical war with NATo, the Warsaw Pact would attempt to break through NATo's forward defences along West Germany's eastern bor..
REFORGER 85 Central Guardian
Winter War FTX against the Warsaw Pact
In January 1985, the US Army conducted a cold-weather, multinational field training exercise (FTX) in West Germany - Central Guardian. This was part of the strategic mobility exercise Return of Forces to Germany 85 (REFORGER 85). ..
Vehicles of the Modern Italian Army in Action
In the past twenty years the Italian Army was subject to a conversion away from territorial defence and towards an internationally deployable modern army.
This publication grants for the first time the historical background of this development and an ex..
Armour of the Yugoslav/Serbian Armies from 1945 to Today
Few armies field an armoured corps with such a turbulent history and such an unusual motorpool as the Yugoslav Armies since World War 2. While the early years were dominated by captured Wehrmacht vehicles and supplies from the ..
The Hungarian Army was one of the cornerstones of Warsaw Pact military strategy. As late as 1988, the peacetime strength of personnel in the armed forces reached 106,800 soldiers supported by 1,435 tanks, 2,310 AIFVs/APCs, 1,750 howitzers, 270 anti-tank guns, almost 500 air defence systems, and much..
Finnish LEOPARDs Vol. 2The modern Finnish Army is among the best equipped users of the German Leopard main battle tank and its variants. In addition to the already (Special 8005 - Vol. 1) portrayed Leopard 2A4 FIN main battle tank, Leopard 2L bridge-laying tank and Leopard 2R armoured engineer veh..
Leopard 2 MAINTENANCE
Introduced in the middle of the Cold War, the Leopard 2 main battle tanks became the successor of the Leopard 1 MBT in 1979. From the day of its introduction the Leopard 2's design turned out to be the milestone of post-war German tank technology. The past years and decades sa..
Task Force HELMAND
Since 2006 British Forces have operated in southern Afghanistan under ISAF. Their mission in the Helmand Province is to assist the Afghan government in creating a safe and secure environment, consult in the creation and training of the Afghan security forces and to further the rec..
Modern British Army Tank Transporters
With the introduction of the Centurion MBT in 1945 the British Army tank transporters of World War Two, the Scammell Pioneer and the Diamond-T M19, were outclassed. From 1951 they were replaced by the Thornycroft FV12000 Antar. More than three decades later, in ..
Britain's Cold War Main Battle Tank
The FV4201 Chieftain was the first purposely designed main battle tank (MBT) of the British Army, and the main weapon system of the Royal Armoured Corps for most of the Cold War era. When it entered service in the 1960s it replaced the medium and ..
White Rhino 89
"A Last Hurrah" - The last Large-Scale Cold War Exercise of the 1st (UK) Armoured Division
The 1st (UK) Armoured Division of the British Army of the Rhine conducted Exercise White Rhino between 07 and 25 September 1989. The exercise covered an area of 7,500km2 and included 13 district..
Panzergrenadiere - German Armoured Infantry Today reference to more than 70 years of development of a proud combat arm, including 60 years of tradition established as part of the ground forces of the modern German Army.
Integrated into armoured forces of the German Army, the combat arm in the future..
Beginning in around 2000, the Australian Defence Force identified the need to replace its ageing and extensive fleet of Land Rover Perentie vehicles and associated trailers, and so work began to lay the foundations for a future acquisition of light tactical vehicles. A request for tender drew severa..
Boxer Wheeled Armoured Ambulance
- In action photographs and a detailed walkaround, English.
- Limited print-run 999 copies
- As our series "In-Detail" but half size / half price!Quality Photos and Illustrations;
Illustrated with 68 colour photographs
Number of Pages:..
The German Leopard 2A5 Main Battle Tank
Development, Technology and Active Service - Part 1
The quantum leap in the modernisation of the German Leopard 2A4 main battle tank was the upgrade to the A5 version. With this project the Leopard also received a radical new armour suite that sign..
In 1935 the process of renovating the uniforms and equipment that had been started five years earlier continued, resulting in a series of evolutions that gradually formed uniforms in which the German soldiers fought in World War II. This volume describes all these uniforms and the changes they under..
This two-volume work is a study on the uniforms of the German soldier during the interwar period and WWII. In this first volume, the uniforms, insignia, badges and emblems that were used from January 1919 until the Wehrmacht was formed in March 1935 are analyzed in detail. The book contains graphics..
Abteilung 502 introduce the 10th issue of Damaged, a multi-thematic magazine with an interesting layout and great photos, which has surprised many modellers. You can't miss it!
Damaged is the best magazine devoted to painting techniques and weathering of scale models of any type. Each issue features..
The Spanish Civil War was one of the most important conflicts of the 20th century
due to the number of air operations and aircraft of different origins that took part
in it. It is historically accepted that it was the dress rehearsal for World War II and
prompted some future adversaries to try out t..
See the world's top modellers building and painting some of the most famous training aircraft. In this issue we focus on the military jet trainers, with a vintage touch from one of the most famous piston-engined trainers of all time.Subjects covered
-T-33 Shooting Star
120 pages guide. With this ground breaking book, AMMO enters the world of 1:72 scale modelling with authority. This book is the essential painting and weathering guide for 1:72 scale modellers. Beginning with a history of the scale, the author will explore the many fascinating and refreshing aspec..
This book is presented in a single multilingual edition that includes Spanish, English and French text.
Soft cover book with 74 pages and high-quality colour images.
Steel Series volume 4. This is a monographic book dedicated to the Panzer I and Panzer II tanks. A reference book specially designed f..
Book, soft cover, 152 pages. In English languageIn this final volume of the Encyclopedia of Figures, we will explore the last key aspects that must be considered in the art of miniature painting. Starting with assembly and modelling techniques, which will allow us not only to assemble our figures co..
The 0 volume of the Encyclopedia of Figures is an easy to follow manual introducing you to the most basic and important aspects of figure painting. This volume featuring a complete walk through all aspects of finishing a miniature figure. Beginning with the initial assembly through to the painting a..
This manual is 200+ pages with full-colour photos and illustrations, product information and step-by-step methods, as well as tips and techniques you will need to model realistic scenery.The Complete Guide to Model Scenery (C1208) combines The Scenery Manual (C1207) and The Sub Terrain Manual (S..
This time AMMO are focusing on those stains created by traces of oil, dirt, and the combination of both. Mastery of several techniques will be essential to accurately replicating the ways that these elements common to all aircraft tend to accumulate, streak, and discolour the surfaces of each in uni..
WWII German Military Forces in Scale 3, Theme Collection Vol.8This is the eighth "Theme Collections" title in our new and ongoing series that draws upon previously published articles from our Scale Model Handbook Special Editions Collection books where the content is dedicated to a specific catego..
The Fantasy World can fascinate people from their childhood and onwards to adulthood, as the mystery and other dimensions take their minds into a totally fantastic universe where everything is possible.Within this 'Theme Collection Book' you'll find 12 articles by 11 well-known artists who reveal ..
ANCIENT WARRIORS IN SCALETHEME COLLECTION VOL.3This is the third "Theme Collections" title in our new series that draws upon previously published articles in our Scale Model Handbook Special Editions Collection books where the content is dedicated to a specific category or period. In this latest..
At Mr Black Publications we've recently completed the first in a new series of "How to Guides" resulting in this first volume.It's the 41st Scale Model Handbook we've published to date.We're very excited about this new series of books, which will cover the many techniques need to make better model..
You are holding the 25th issue of "Figure Modelling" in Mr Black Publications' Scale Model Handbook series. This is actually the 38th book we've published so far, of which 25 of our titles have covered figure modelling; three are about modelling dioramas; four are the popular "Modelling the Second W..
Figure Modelling 24You are holding the 24th issue of "Figure Modelling" in Mr Black Publications' Scale Model Handbook series. This is actually the 32nd book we've published so far, with 24 of our titles covering figure modelling; two on modelling dioramas, three are our popular "Modelling the Sec..
FIGURE MODELLING 21This is the 21st issue of "Figure Modelling" in Mr Black Publications Scale Model Handbook series and the 26th book weve published. Twenty-one of our titles cover figure modelling, there are two on modelling dioramas and a further three are our popular "World War Two" modelling ..
FIGURE MODELLING 20Welcome to the 20th edition of "Figure Modelling" in Mr Black Publications Scale Model Handbook series. This is the 24th book weve published so far, with 20 of our titles covering figure modelling; two about modelling dioramas and the remaining two books are our popular "World W..
FIGURE MODELLING 13This is the 13th book in the Scale Model Handbook series, again presenting lots of information, techniques and tips about modelling miniature figures. This time we have nine articles from eight well-known artists.Once again our contributors share their techniques for sculpting..
FIGURE MODELLING 6This is the Sixth Edition in the Scale Model Handbook Series, a series of modelling books dedicated to miniature figures. Again, weve varied the themes and historical periods of the subjects and presented more sculpting and painting techniques.CONTENTS4 Vlad Dracul The Impal..
DIORAMA MODELLING 3
"The Diorama Art - Between History and Myth" by Vasilis TriantafyllouWelcome to "Diorama Modelling 3" in Mr Black Publications' Scale Model Handbook Series, third in a series written by Master Modeller Vasilis Triantafyllou that includes five different creations. "The Diorama A..
Abrams Squad: The Modern Modelling Magazine is the FIRST and UNIQUE magazine in the world devoted to Modern Warfare modelling. Here you will find the best articles of the best modellers and writers in the world. Step by step articles, painting techniques, building techniques, illustrated reports, n..