15 Feb

1:48 Vietnam Airbase & Revetments

Create your own 1:48 scale Vietnamese Airbase complete with Revetments in minutes using our download and print paper & card kit. This very realistic kit comes uses newly developed construction techniques that leave no visible cut card edges when complete for a very realistic finish. The kit also comes with realistically weathered concrete slab sheets that can be tiled at random and easy to build revetments with alternative top sections. This download and print Adobe PDF file and is fully compatible with most colour laser and inkjet printers and once printed can be mounted on top of your own MDF, Mahogany, Ply, Balsa or Foam Board plinth.

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Dimensions:

6 differently-weathered tileable concrete bases making up to 293 by 657mm of base. Individual slabs can also be cut out and randomly arranged for an even more authentic look.)

1/48 scale 40-foot long by 12-foot high by 5 foot thick weathered steel and concrete revetment – make as many as you like. Can be positioned just like the real thing. real thing

This kit is designed to be printed onto 100gsm matt photo-quality inkjet paper for best results. Suitable 0.7mm to 1mm thick card will also be required to complete the assembly. We use recycled cereal packet for our prototypes with fantastic results. This 1:48 Display Plinth Surface is supplied as single sheet in Adobe PDF format. Just print and build as many as you need from a single download.

Fully compatible with all Airfix, Revell & Tamiya 1:48 scale aircraft kits.

1:48 Scale Vietnam Airbase & Revetments – £3.79

23 Nov

1:43 / 1:48 Scale Bus Stop & Shelter Diorama

Display your 1:43 / 1:48 Diecast bus collection in style, with our realistic, yet easy to build Bus Stop & Shelter diorama card kit. Available to download and print instantly, this versatile kit is perfect for showing off your model collection. We’ve used true to life photo-realistic textures throughout on this kit to give the most realistic appearance possible.

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Includes full instructions for printing onto 200 – 250gsm card and construction. Complete with a wide range of 1:43 accessories including bus stop signs, vintage and modern road signs, section of asphalt road and grassed verge.

This detailed diorama has room to accommodate most 1:43 and 1:48 scale diecast bus models and you can print and build as many as you need from a single download for your own personal use. The bus shelter, signs and wall are also suitable for use with O scale model railway layouts.

Compatible with all makes of diecast cast & plastic kit including:

  • Corgi, Original Omnibus, Schuco and many more.

1:43 / 1:48 Bus Stop Diorama – Price: £2.29

02 Nov

1:48 Helicopter Deck Display Plinths – Set 1

Display your 1:48 scale modern model helicopter collection in style with this set of detailed, realistic helicopter deck display plinths. Our pack comes with three designs to choose from, based on those found on modern  frigates and destroyers. Each plinth is available as a download and print card kit that is fully compatible with most colour laser and inkjet printers. The plinths can be assembled in just a few minutes using nothing more than a little PVA glue, craft knife and some 200gsm white card. Alternatively, you can mount the top sheet on your own MDF, Ply, Balsa or Foam Board plinth.

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Each deck plinth design comes with a realistic weathered finish for added realism with minimal effort, although you can add further weathering if you wish. (We recommend spraying the deck surface with clear matt vanish before applying further weathering).

Three designs are included in this pack as follows:

Our Modern 1:48 Helicopter Deck Plinths are supplied as a single set of three designs. We also have a set of  concrete airfield display plinths available for 1:48 scale models too.

Plinth Dimensions:

380mm x 255mm x 6mm approx.

Fully compatible with all Airfix, Revell & Tamiya 1:48 scale aircraft kits.

1:48 Scale Helicopter Deck Plinths – Set 1 (contains 3 designs) – £3.49

26 Oct

1:43 / 1:48 Scale French Rural Diorama

Display your 1:43 / 1:48 Diecast & plastic models in style, with our realistic, yet easy to build French rural scene diorama. Available to download and print instantly, this versatile kit is perfect for showing off your model collection.

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Includes full instructions for printing onto 200 – 250gsm card and construction.

This detailed diorama has room to accommodate most 1:43 and 1:48 scale car models and you can print and build as many as you need from a single download for your own personal use.

Compatible with all makes of diecast cast & plastic kit including:

  • Oxford Diecast, Corgi, Burago, Maisto, AutoArt, Dinky, Tamiya, Airfix and many more.

1:43 / 1:48 French Rural Diorama – Price: £2.29

25 Oct

1:48 Large PSP (Marsden) Matting Display Plinths

PSP or Perforated Steel Plates were used for taxiways, hard-standing and runaways surface stabilization at airfields by Allied Air Forces during WWII and after. The prefabricated steel strips, once joined together form a very compact strip grid capable of withstanding the stresses and strains of even the largest aircraft.

PSP strips were often seen at the airfields and bases of RAF and USAAF units in Europe, MTO, CBI, Pacific and several other theatres.

Our 1:48 PSP Matting Plinths are suitable for displaying models up to 380mm long by 255mm wide. The plinth kit comes with two different designs of PSP matting (angled and square on) and can be assembled as either one large, or two smaller plinths. Each plinth is available as a download and print card kit that is fully compatible with most colour laser and inkjet printers. The plinths can be assembled in just a few minutes using nothing more than a little PVA glue, craft knife and some 200gsm white card. Alternatively, you can mount the top sheet on your own MDF, Ply, Balsa or Foam Board plinth.

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Each plinth comes with a realistic weathered finish for added realism with minimal effort, although you can add further weathering if you wish. (We recommend spraying the deck surface with clear matt vanish before applying further weathering).

Two designs are included in this pack as follows:

We also have a set of Aircraft Carrier Deck Plinths available for 1:48 scale models too.

Plinth Dimensions:

Large 380mm x 255mm x 6mm approx,  Small 190mm x 255mm x 6mm approx. Note both sizes can be assembled from a single kit.

Fully compatible with all Airfix, Revell & Tamiya 1:48 scale aircraft kits.

1:48 Scale Large PSP (Marsden) Matting Display Plinths (contains 2 designs) – £3.49

19 Oct

1:48 Post-1950s Soviet Rectangular Concrete Slab Airfield Surfaces – Large

Designed for displaying larger 1:48 scale post-1950’s Soviet aircraft. This set of detailed, realistically weathered concrete hex slab airfield surfaces is the perfect way to create a realistic display plinth or base for your prized model aircraft. Our pack of Rectangular Slab Soviet Airfield surfaces comes with two different concrete finishes to choose from. The airfield surfaces are available as a download and print file that is fully compatible with most colour laser and inkjet printers. Just print the required sections of your chosen surface onto high quality card or photo-quality paper using your desktop printer, then mount onto mounting board, foam-board, plywood, mdf or mahogany to create a superb looking plinth in record time!

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Each airfield surface design comes with a realistic weathered finish for added realism with minimal effort, although you can add further weathering if you wish. (We recommend spraying the deck surface with clear matt vanish before applying further weathering).

Two designs are included in this pack as follows:

Our Soviet 1:48 Rectangular Slab Surfaces are supplied as a single set of two designs.

Plinth Dimensions:

510mm x 380mm.

Fully compatible with all Airfix, Revell & Tamiya 1:48 scale aircraft kits.

1:48 Scale Post-1950’s Soviet Rectangular Slab Airfield Surfaces – Large (contains 2 designs) – £3.49

19 Oct

1:48 Pre-1950s Soviet Concrete Hex Slab Airfield Surfaces – Large

Designed for displaying larger 1:48 scale pre-1950’s Soviet aircraft. This set of detailed, realistically weathered concrete hex slab airfield surfaces is the perfect way to create a realistic display plinth or base for your prized model aircraft. Our pack of Hex Slab Soviet Airfield surfaces comes with two different concrete finishes to choose from. The airfield surfaces are available as a download and print file that is fully compatible with most colour laser and inkjet printers. Just print the required sections of your chosen surface onto high quality card or photo-quality paper using your desktop printer, then mount onto mounting board, foam-board, plywood, mdf or mahogany to create a superb looking plinth in record time!

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Each airfield surface design comes with a realistic weathered finish for added realism with minimal effort, although you can add further weathering if you wish. (We recommend spraying the deck surface with clear matt vanish before applying further weathering).

two designs are included in this pack as follows:

Our Soviet 1:48 Hex Slab Surfaces are supplied as a single set of two designs.

Plinth Dimensions:

510mm x 380mm.

Fully compatible with all Airfix, Revell & Tamiya 1:48 scale aircraft kits.

1:48 Scale Pre-1950’s Soviet Hex Slab Airfield Surfaces – Large (contains 2 designs) – £3.49

14 Oct

Modern 1:48 Large Aircraft Carrier Deck Display Plinths – Set 2

A second set of larger 1:48 Modern US Navy Aircraft Carrier Deck Plinth tops suitable for displaying models up to 510mm (27m/89ft) long by 380mm (18m / 59ft) wide. Each plinth is available as a download and print card plinth top surface that is fully compatible with most colour laser and inkjet printers. These plinth surfaces are designed to be mounted  on your own MDF, Mahogany, Ply, Balsa or Foam Board plinth.

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Each deck plinth surface comes with a realistic weathered finish for added realism with minimal effort, although you can add further weathering if you wish. (We recommend spraying the deck surface with clear matt vanish before applying further weathering).

Two designs are included in this pack as follows:

We also have a set of Weathered Concrete Airfield Plinths available for 1:48 scale models too.

Plinth Dimensions:

510mm x 380mm approx.

Fully compatible with all Airfix, Revell & Tamiya 1:48 scale aircraft kits.

1:48 Scale Large Modern Aircraft Carrier Deck Plinth – Set 1 (contains 2 designs) – £3.49

14 Oct

Modern 1:48 Large Aircraft Carrier Deck Display Plinths – Set 1

A larger version of our 1:48 Modern US Navy Aircraft Carrier Deck Plinth tops suitable for displaying models up to 510mm (27m/89ft) long by 380mm (18m / 59ft) wide. Each plinth is available as a download and print card plinth top surface that is fully compatible with most colour laser and inkjet printers. These plinth surfaces are designed to be mounted  on your own MDF, Mahogany, Ply, Balsa or Foam Board plinth.

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Each deck plinth surface comes with a realistic weathered finish for added realism with minimal effort, although you can add further weathering if you wish. (We recommend spraying the deck surface with clear matt vanish before applying further weathering).

Two designs are included in this pack as follows:

We also have a set of Weathered Concrete Airfield Plinths available for 1:48 scale models too.

Plinth Dimensions:

510mm x 380mm approx.

Fully compatible with all Airfix, Revell & Tamiya 1:48 scale aircraft kits.

1:48 Scale Large Modern Aircraft Carrier Deck Plinth – Set 1 (contains 2 designs) – £3.49

10 Oct

1:48 Weathered Concrete Airfield Display Plinths

Your 1:48 scale model aircraft deserve to be displayed in style and our Weathered Concrete Airfield Display Plinths are perfect for the job. Realistically weathered 12′ square concrete slab surface for excellent realism straight from your desktop printer. The plinth is supplied as as a download and print card kit that is fully compatible with most colour laser and inkjet printers. The plinth can be assembled in just a few minutes using nothing more than a little PVA glue, craft knife and some 200gsm white card. Alternatively, you can mount the top sheet on your own MDF, Ply, Balsa or Foam Board plinth.

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Our Weathered Concrete Plinths come with a realistic weathered finish for added realism with minimal effort, although you can add further weathering if you wish. (We recommend spraying the deck surface with clear matt vanish before applying further weathering).

This 1:48 Display Plinth is supplied as an individual plinth but they can be tiled to give a larger surface area. Just print and build as many as you need from a single download.

Plinth Dimensions:

256mm x 260mm x 6mm approx.

Fully compatible with all Airfix, Revell & Tamiya 1:48 scale aircraft kits.

1:48 Scale Weathered Concrete Airfield Display Plinth – £2.29

10 Oct

1:48 Post-1950s Soviet Concrete Rectangular Slab Airfield Display Plinths

Display your 1:48 scale post-1950’s Soviet aircraft collection in style with this set of detailed, realistically weathered concrete hex slab display plinths. Our pack comes with two different designs to choose from: Plain & with “Stop” markings. The plinths are available as a download and print card kit that is fully compatible with most colour laser and inkjet printers. The plinths can be assembled in just a few minutes using nothing more than a little PVA glue, craft knife and some 200gsm white card. Alternatively, you can mount the top sheet on your own MDF, Ply, Balsa or Foam Board plinth.

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Each airfield plinth design comes with a realistic weathered finish for added realism with minimal effort, although you can add further weathering if you wish. (We recommend spraying the deck surface with clear matt vanish before applying further weathering).

Two designs are included in this pack as follows:

 

Our Soviet 1:48 Rectangular Slab Display Plinths are supplied as a single set of two designs. We also have a set of Pre-1950’s Hex Slab Airfield plinths available for 1:48 scale models too.

Plinth Dimensions:

380mm x 255mm x 6mm approx.

Fully compatible with all Airfix, Revell & Tamiya 1:48 scale aircraft kits.

1:48 Scale Post-1950’s Soviet Rectangular Slab Display Plinths (contains 2 designs) – £2.49

10 Oct

1:48 Pre-1950s Soviet Concrete Hex Slab Airfield Display Plinths

Display your 1:48 scale pre-1950’s Soviet aircraft collection in style with this set of detailed, realistically weathered concrete hex slab display plinths. Our pack comes with four different concrete finishes to choose from. The plinths are available as a download and print card kit that is fully compatible with most colour laser and inkjet printers. The plinths can be assembled in just a few minutes using nothing more than a little PVA glue, craft knife and some 200gsm white card. Alternatively, you can mount the top sheet on your own MDF, Ply, Balsa or Foam Board plinth.

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Each airfield plinth design comes with a realistic weathered finish for added realism with minimal effort, although you can add further weathering if you wish. (We recommend spraying the deck surface with clear matt vanish before applying further weathering).

Four designs are included in this pack as follows:

 

Our Soviet 1:48 Hex Slab Display Plinths are supplied as a single set of four designs.

Plinth Dimensions:

380mm x 255mm x 6mm approx.

Fully compatible with all Airfix, Revell & Tamiya 1:48 scale aircraft kits.

1:48 Scale Pre-1950’s Soviet Hex Slab Display Plinths (contains 4 designs) – £3.69