Tag: Airfix

Revell German Officer

German officer with greatcoat and scissor binoculars mounted on a tripod. An iconic figure from the Revel Panzergrenadier set. He’s accompanied here by a Zvezda infantryman and Imex radiomain with a portable backpack mounted radio. Vehicles are 1/72 MAC Distribution Opel Blitz 3t Radio Car Kfz. 305, Airfix / Heller 1/76 scale Opel Blitz & […]

Patton in 20mm

Veteran plastic fans will recognize the body from the Airfix USAAF set. The heads are from Esci figures. One is for North Africa, and the other two for Europe I did the head swaps about a year ago and they had been lying half-forgotten until I came across them yesterday and spent an evening painting […]

Australian Infantry

The figures are a mix of old 1/76 scale “Matchbox Anzac Infantry” and “Airfix Australian Infantry”. There are also some simple conversion jobs with a few helmets replacing slouch hats, and a couple of figures from other sets slipping in there too. On some of the bases you might notice some offcuts of plastic plants. […]

Airfix Matador Truck

When you think of a Matador truck, you think of the Airfix model. Over three decades ago, as an innocent young lad, one of the first kits I ever made was the Airfix Matador, bought from the local newsagent. (fingers full of polystyrene cement, wheels panted gloss black, silver hubcaps, and the wooden body painted […]

North Africa Wargame Photos

A few pictures of a game with some friends from our wargame club “El Brazo de Nelson”. The British were charged with taking the heights to the north of a German landing strip. Quite a difficult game really, at least for the British as the defending Germans didn’t defend……., they came out attacking like a […]

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