Master Replicas Atat Development Article

Studioscaleatat

Head were cast in resin, but numerous very-detailed parts were recreated in injection-moulded ABS plastic and hand-glued on separately to ensure high fidelity. The legs were produced in a very-high-strength, fibre-reinforced ABS to resist long-term deformation. An injection-moulded ABS skeleton was also installed inside the resin body to support the weight of the model, along with a machined-metal spine that extends the length of the body and through the neck and head. Areas of highest stress...

Mission Models

Tamiya Star Wars Models

TMMI is proud to present Master Replicas' amazing nineteen inch high AT-AT collectors' model, and we discover the use of some Tamiya kit parts in the creation of the original movie model BELOW The Master Replica AT-AT dominates the AMT Ertl plastic kit, released at around the time Empire Strikes Back's theatrical release. The All Terrain Armored Transport or AT-AT literally walked onto the big screen in 1980 with the release of Star Wars The Empire Strikes Back, and this titanic monstrosity...

When Porsche Comes To Shove

Tamiya Model Magazine

Tamiya's recently released 911 Turbo gets a retro paintjob TEB gt H0M UK 01525 222573 FAX UK 01525 222574 EMJUL modmagint aol.coni ADDRESS ADH Publishing. Doolittie Mill. Doolittte Lane. Totternhoe. Bedfordshire. LU6 1QX. UK Tamiya Model Magazine is published monthly by ADH Publishing. Reproduction in part or whole of any text, photograph or illustration without written permission from the publisher is strictly prohibited While due care is taken to ensure the contents ol Tamiya Model Magazine...

Kingtiger Update Sets

A few issues ago, we featured some interesting detail upgrades for Tamiya's 1 16 RC KingTiger from German company Schumo-Kits, and now we have some more items for the same Tamiya model, but from a different German manufacturer,Wecohe.The list of items is quite extensive, so here goes As a significant upgrade for the main gun barrel recoil mechanism, substituting the standard kit parts with machined brass crown and pinion gears, plus a pressed steel spring bracket and new PC board. Provides an...

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Painting The Tamiya Porsche 911 Turbo

To the members of the website www.master194.com for their encouragement, and also to my wife Oksana for her patience. There is some debate as the the colour of the wings on this aircraft. The author chose to depict his model with red outer wing panels, but there is some discussion about the fact that they were in fact green, as depicted in Richard Caruana's illustrations. Also, the engine cowlings appear in fact to have been painted in grey primer, or simply taken from another aircraft that had...