17 Feb

1:72 Low Relief WWII Parachute Store Kit

A low relief version of our World War II Airfield range 1:72 scale Parachute Store. A very easy to build kit, ideal for adding realism to your scale model airfield dioramas. The kit depicts a typical 1940’s era parachute store with brick construction and asbestos roofing and takes up very little room at the rear of your airfield diorama, being just 15mm deep!

1-72-parachute-store-low-relief-kitThis kit uses photo-realistic, pre-weathered textures for an enhanced level of realism straight from your printer. Ideal for use alongside Airfix, Revell & Tamiya plastic kits and is supplied as a download and print Adobe PDF file so you can print and build as many as you like from a single purchase.

Requires the free Adobe Reader software to view & print. Don’t forget you only have to purchase and download it once, then you can print it out as many times as you like.

Price: £1.99

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 Jan

1:72 Vietnam Airbase & Revetments

Create your own Vietnamese Airbase complete with Revetments with ease using our download and print paper & card kit. This very realistic kit comes complete with realistically weathered concrete base (4 sheets) 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:

Base 480 x 390 mm – scale 114 by 93 feet (But can be made bigger or smaller by printing out more copies. Individual slabs can also be cut out and randomly arranged for an even more authentic look.)

Revetments – length 167 mm, depth 22 mm, height 50 mm (a scale 40 feet long, 5 feet thick and 12 feet high) Build as many as you like from a single kit. Can be positioned just like the real thing. real thing

This 1:72 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 1:72 scale aircraft kits.

1:72 Scale Vietnam Airbase & Revetments – £2.99

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

02 Nov

Modern 1:144 Aircraft Carrier Deck Display Plinths – Set 2

Display your 1:144 scale aircraft collection in style with our second set of modern aircraft carrier display plinth designs. Each design focuses on a different area of the carrier deck including blast shield. 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 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 Soviet Hex Slab Display Plinths available for 1:144 scale models too.

Plinth Dimensions:

190mm x 127.5mm x 6mm approx.

Fully compatible with all Airfix, Revell & Tamiya 1:144 scale aircraft kits.

1:144 Scale Modern Aircraft Carrier Deck Plinth – Set 2 (contains 2 designs) – £1.79

02 Nov

1:144 Modern US Navy Aircraft Carrier Deck Display Plinths

Display your 1:144 scale aircraft collection in style with our range of Modern US Navy Aircraft Carrier Deck Display 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 deck plinth comes with a nicely weathered finish for excellent 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)

Our 1:144 Modern US NavyAircraft Carrier Deck Plinths are supplied as a single set of 2 designs.  We also have a set of Soviet Hex Slab Display Plinths available for 1:144 scale models too.

Plinth Dimensions:

190mm x 127.5mm x 6mm approx.

Fully compatible with all Airfix, Revell & Tamiya 1:144 scale aircraft kits.

1:72 Scale Modern Aircraft Carrier Deck Plinth (set of 3 designs) – £1.79

02 Nov

1:144 Pre-1950s Soviet Concrete Hex Slab Airfield Display Plinths

Display your 1:144 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).

Two designs are included in this pack as follows:

Our Soviet 1:144 Hex Slab Display Plinths are supplied as a single set of two designs. We also have a set of Concrete Runway Surfaces available for 1:144 scale models too.

Plinth Dimensions:

190mm x 127.5mm x 6mm approx.

Fully compatible with all Airfix, Revell & Tamiya 1:144 scale aircraft kits.

1:144 Scale Pre-1950’s Soviet Hex Slab Display Plinths (contains 2 designs) – £1.79

02 Nov

1:144 British Royal Navy Aircraft Carrier Deck Display Plinths – Set 1

Display your 1:144 scale modern British aircraft collection in style with this set of detailed, realistic British Royal Navy “Invincible Class” aircraft carrier display plinths. Each design focuses on a different area of the carrier deck. 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).

Two designs are included in this pack as follows:

 

Our Modern British Royal Navy Carrier Deck Plinths are supplied as a single set of two designs. We also have a set of Concrete Airfield Surface available for 1:144 scale models too.

Plinth Dimensions:

190mm x 127.5mm x 6mm approx.

Fully compatible with all Airfix, Revell & Tamiya 1:144 scale aircraft kits.

1:144 Scale British Royal Navy Aircraft Carrier Deck Plinths – Set 1 (contains 2 designs) – £1.79

26 Oct

1:72 Scale Large Concrete Airfield Surface

Create your own, complete 1:72 concrete airfield diorama with our weathered concrete airfield sheets which can be tiled to cover an area up to 570mm x 456mm. Supplied in easy to view & print Adobe .PDF file format to suit A4 desktop printers, or can be printed out at your local printing bureau. The pack comprises of 6, high resolution, individually weathered sheets to create a realistic concrete airfield surface in minutes.

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Further additional weathering can be applied when tiling multiple sheets over a larger area as required to disguise repeats. For best results, print onto matt photo-quality inkjet or laser printer paper.

Ideal for displaying Revell, Airfix, Tamiya & Italeri kits.

1:72 Concrete Airfield Sheet Price: £6.99

26 Oct

1:72 Motion Blurred Modern US Aircraft Carrier Deck Surface

Achieving the illusion of speed in a model aircraft diorama is always tricky, especially during take-off and landing scenes. This is the first in a new range of motion blurred display plinth surfaces which make creating the perfect take-off & landing aircraft dioramas a breeze! The plinth surface is supplied as as a download 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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Full instructions are included for printing and mounting the plinth along with simple guidelines for positioning and mounting your models too.

This 1:72 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. More motion blurred plinths coming very soon.

Plinth Dimensions:

255mm x 190mm approx.

Fully compatible with all Airfix, Revell & Tamiya 1:72 scale aircraft kits.

1:72 Scale Motion Blurred Modern US Aircraft Carrier Deck Surface – £1.99

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

24 Oct

1:72 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 1:72 PSP Matting Plinths are suitable for displaying models up to 380mm (27m/89ft) long by 255mm (18m / 59ft) 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 deck 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 Runway Surface Plinths available for 1:72 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 1:72 scale aircraft kits.

1:72 Scale Large PSP (Marsden) Matting Display Plinths (contains 2 designs) – £2.99