opel Blitz 3-Tonner
The Most Famous Truck of the Wehrmacht and its Variants
When asked for the most famous and best-known truck of the German Wehrmacht in World War Two, the name "opel Blitz" automatically comes up. Despite all its fame the background of its purchase, the military versions and the i..
Sanitatsfahrzeuge - German Field Ambulances and Medical Evacuation VehiclesThe German Sanitatswesen im Felde (Army Medical Service) played a major role during campaigns on the frontlines of World War One, saving millions of soldiers' lives. The core task of the Sanitatswesen was the evacuation of ..
Among the export versions of the American M1 Abrams main battle tank family the Australian M1A1 AIM SA certainly is the most compelling. The opening chapter of this publication features in-the-field shots of the "Aussie" M1A1 Abrams whilst on exercise, and this is followed by a walkaround showing th..
Tankograd In Detail - Dragon Wagon
Tank Transporter M25
Reflecting on the development and active wartime service of the M25 makes it clear why the Dragon Wagon finally made it into the hall of fame for trucks and why it became a legend: It was the first mass-produced (1,372 in armoured and unarmoure..
The new German Leopard 2A7V - The World's Best Main Battle Tank
On 05 May 2017, the Bundeswehr and Krauss-Maffei Wegmann (KMW) signed a contract for the combat capability upgrade of 20 in-service Leopard 2A7s to the 2A7V design standard, as well as the production and delivery of 84 addi..
The schweres Geschutztes Berge- und Abschleppfahrzeug (sGeBAF) Bison heavy protected recovery vehicle is used by the Bundeswehr to recover and tow heavy wheeled vehicles that have broken down or had an accident, including equipment such as the LKW 15 t mil gl MULTI A4 FSA truck, variants of the Tran..
The All-Protected Transport Vehicle Dingo 2 is a development of the ATF Dingo 1 that was fielded in 2000 and has since proven its value in various missions worldwide. With comprehensive text and pictorial documentation the following variants of the Dingo 2 are covered in this publication:ATF Dingo..
Leopard 1 MBT in German Army Service - Early Years
The Leopard 1 MBT was a decisive step for the young German Army towards a German-built main battle tank. only ten years after the Bundeswehr had been founded the first Leopards were delivered to the army. Continued improvements and the extreme relia..
Development History - Technology - Modernisation and Upgrades
By experts considered as the best main battle tank in the world, the Leopard 2 in 2014 reached a vital stage of modernisation: the 2A7. This publication covers the introduction and the many technical improvements of the new 2A7-variant of..
Part 1 - Development and Active Service
The Leopard 2 main battle tank can easily be regarded as a child of the depths of the Cold War. When the Leopard 2 was first fielded in 1979, it already was by far the best MBT in the world as it not only stood out from other tanks in all important..
High Mobility Load Carrier
Among the most iconic British military truck designs of the Cold War is the FV620 Stalwart family of vehicles. It is a series of 6x6, amphibious, high-mobility load carriers designed and manufactured by Alvis that served in the British Army over a period of thirty..
JACKAL High Mobility Weapons Platform
CoYoTE Tactical Support Vehicle - Light
Due to its involvement in Northern Ireland, the British Army had a lot of practical experience in fighting a counterinsurgency, plus it owned the vehicles to do so. However, in Afghanistan these had to be used in deserts a..
British Nuclear Artillery
Corporal, Blue Water, Honest John, Tube Artillery, Lance 1957-93Throughout the Cold War, it was apparent that NATo could not withstand a determined conventional assault by Warsaw Pact forces on the central front in Europe; Soviet superiority in conventional arms and manpo..
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..
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 an..
This manual describes in meticulously detailed step-by-step tutorials accompanied by hundreds of full-colour pictures, how to apply Angel Giraldez's techniques to create outstanding miniatures. His tireless work and talent has earned him a place among the foremost professional miniature painters in..
The PHOTOGRAPH COLLECTION series is created with focus on collecting photographs for use as reference for model building and serving as a historical record of various famed machines. The 6th book in the series will be covering the Mazda 787B. the winner of the 1991 24 hour of Le Mans.- Contains ph..
The best companion for your building of the McLaren MP4/4 kit!Best selection for your modelling reference, from the greatest hit "Racing Pictorial Series by HIRO No.03 : McLaren MP4/4 1988?, together with unpublished photos, new photos, composing this special issue "McLaren MP4/4 in Detail"!From the..
This is the first volume of the two that will feature the most iconic vehicles of the Waffen SS. In this book we focus on medium tanks, self-propelled guns, half-tracks, armored cars and softskins. The scenes and vehicles included in this collection are shown in a compilation of step by step article..
English and Spanish. 96 pages. Semi-hard cover.
In this third issue we bring you a selection of articles where you can enjoy different techniques from the best painters of the moment. To the seven step-by-step
articles on historical and fantasy themes, we add our special interview sections and our o..
This fifth issue of our figure painting magazine is undoubtedly the most international of them all so far. We think it has been worth the wait as we have found some new and high quality content. A little twist with which to learn new trends and techniques, coming from different corners of the globe,..
English . 116 pages. Hard coverThis book is a research on the development and the organization of the Wehrmacht's assault gun units since its foundation in 1940, until the
end of the Second World War. Uniforms are also studied and the characteristics of the main gun models and assault shells, as we..
The latest addition to our successful Learning Series is a guide book devoted to the creation of scale buildings. Top specialists from around the world explain what tools and materials they use and how they work with them in order to reproduce realistic buildings in scale. You will also learn how to..