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Cold Warrior23 Jun 2017 5:13 a.m. PST

I know there are some 1/288 kits of the smaller Antonov aircraft, and have seen a 1/300 Luftwaffe '46 C-130 on eBay (but not on their site for some reason, is it OOP?).

Curious if there are any kits out there for, say, the C-141, C-130, AN-12 or IL-76? Figure Shapeways will likely be the only option, any recommendations there?

shaun from s and s models Supporting Member of TMP23 Jun 2017 9:56 a.m. PST

not seen any of those in plastic or diecast in 1/285 or 1/300th, maybe on shapeways, will be hard to get the right finish though with all those lines!

JARROVIAN Supporting Member of TMP23 Jun 2017 11:12 a.m. PST

Armaments in Miniature do some here:
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I have some of his 1/100 stuff and the quality is excellent. Only punitive customs duty in the UK stops me buying his 6mm stuff. I wish he had a UK outlet.

twawaddell Supporting Member of TMP23 Jun 2017 12:14 p.m. PST

Check Heroics & Ros website for the C-130. I know they make them as I recently bought a pair of them. They may have some of the others as well.

Cold Warrior23 Jun 2017 1:46 p.m. PST

Jarrovian,

Oh wow! Thanks for that! Completely forgot to check AIM, have some of their 15mm WWII stuff and it is top notch!

Twawaddell,

Will keep H&R in mind as well, may be ordering some WWII aircraft from them at some point.

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