Don’t Be A Dope VI

An illustration from the “Don’t be a Dope!” series was included in the M36 tank destroyer technical manual.

dont-be-a-dope-vi-m36-tank

 

New Soviet Artillery Crew from MiniArt

New WWII Russian artillery figures set has been announced by MiniArt: No. 35185: SOVIET HEAVY ARTILLERY CREW. The kit contains models of five figures with new heads, ammunition boxes, shells, and weapons.

soviet-artillery-crew-35185

 

German AFV Crewmen, Ukraine, 1944

New 1/35th-scale five figure resin set from Stalingrad: S-3090: “Brief Lunch”, German AFV Crewmen, Ukraine 1944 Big Set. Each figure is available individually as S-3091, S-3092, S-3093, S-3094 and S-3095.

Brief Lunch, German AFV Crewmen, Ukraine, 1944, Big Set

 

A-26 Crew Entry and Exits

A-26 fuselage compartments–crew entry and exits diagram, from: Pilot’s Handbook for Army Models A-26B and A-26C Airplanes, AN 01-40AJ-1, August 1945, revised January 1946.

a26-fuselage-compartments-crew-entry-and-exits-diagram

 

Swash Design U.S. Figures

Two new 1/35th-scale Allied WWII figures from Swash Design. The kits will go on sale at the end of July.

  • ST-3513: WW2 U.S. FIELD NURSE. 1/35th scale. Sculpted by Hiroyuki Ishii. Resin kit.
  • ST-3514: WW2 U.S. TANK CREW. 1/35th scale. Sculpted by Hiroyuki Ishii. Resin kit.

WW2 U.S. Field Nurse WW2 U.S. Tank Crew
 

Verlinden 88mm Flak/Pak Crew

Verlinden Productions has announced on their Facebook page a new WWII German kit for July:
Item #2769: 88mm Flak/Pak Crew-Ammo-Gear 1:35 Scale. Price is $34.95 online. 88mm gun not included.

#2769: 88mm Flak/Pak Crew-Ammo-Gear 1:35 Scale

#2769: 88mm Flak/Pak Crew-Ammo-Gear 1:35 Scale


 

AFV Club Hunting Crew

From AFV Club comes an unusual new WWII German figure set in 1/35th-scale: AF35092: Hunting Crew — 5 Figures w/ Dog & Rabbits.

AFV Club: Hunting German Tank Crew

AF35092: Hunting Crew -- 5 Figures w/ Dog & Rabbits


 

Verlinden Nebelwerfer Crew, Ammo & Gear

New Verlinden Productions release in 1/35th-scale for the German WWII Nebelwerfer: #2766 Nebelwerfer Base-Ammo-Crew-Gear, 1:35th Scale. The complete diorama kit (without the gun) is priced at $49.95 online.

#2766: Nebelwerfer Base-Ammo-Crew-Gear 1:35 Scale

#2766: Nebelwerfer Base-Ammo-Crew-Gear 1:35 Scale


 

105mm Howitzer M101 from Verlinden

A new WWII artillery release from Verlinden Productions in resin at 1/35th scale: #2763: 105mm Howitzer M101 WWII Crew-Ammo-Gear, 1:35th Scale. The complete kit is priced at $38.95 online. The set includes four figures in resin: commander issuing firing orders on his walkie-talkie, a loader, a soldier firing the gun, and another G.I. covering his ears. The set also includes spent and unspent shells, shells in their cases, ammo boxes, jerry cans, containers, canvas sleeping bags, packs, water bottles, entrenching tools, and a pistol in it’s holster.

1:35 Scale 105mm Howitzer M101 WWII Crew-Ammo-Gear #2763

#2763: 1/35th Scale 105mm Howitzer M101 WWII Crew-Ammo-Gear


 

40mm Twin Mount and Crew

40mm twin mount and operating crew, from: Naval Ordnance and Gunnery, NAVPERS 16116, Bureau of Naval Personnel, Training Division, May 1944.

40mm twin mount and operating crew.

40mm twin mount and operating crew.