Featured / Re-Releases
Kits will appear here when they have been off sale for a while or when a final batch is produced.
FV103 CVR(T) SPARTAN APC
Spartan was originally intended as the APC for specialist assault troops, and is now used to transport a variety of special teams, such as weapons teams with LTM, Milan, Radar etc and REME, Signals and Engineer specialists. The Spartan is still in service in all British Army Theatres of operation, including Operation Telic in Iraq 2003
Chieftain ARV Mk-5
The Chieftain Armoured Recovery Vehicle (ARV) entered production in 1974, and combined the best features of the Centurion ARV Mk-2 and Conqueror ARV Mk-2
Crusader Gun Tractor
This extensive conversion by Jon Bottomley & George Moore for the Italeri Crusader Tank kits (Mk-I to Mk-III) produces the well known Crusader 17pdr Gun Tractor used in NW Europe from 1944 onwards
Matilda Infantry Tank
This ‘A11 Infantry Tank Mk-I’ served with the British Expeditionary Force (BEF) during 1940, and was designed as a mobile machine gun post (rather than a tank as we would normally assume) with very heavy armour, a 0.303” machine gun, and a 2 man crew. Combat weight was 11 tons.
Daimler Mk-I Armoured Car
The Daimler Armoured Car was one of the best designed AFV’s of WW-II, and featured 4 wheel drive with long travel independent suspension. Armed with a 2pdr (40mm) gun and with 16mm of armour, the Daimler had a top speed of over 50 mph. A “Littlejohn” adaptor could also be fitted to increase the performance of the 2pdr gun. Daimlers were first introduced during late 1941, and in all over 2,500 examples were produced. Daimler served in the British Army for many years post-war
FV105 CVR(T) SULTAN ACV
Sultan is the Armoured Command Vehicle (ACV) version of the CVR(T) family and has a crew of up to six housed in a modified body with extra headroom and space for radios, batterias and map boards. External fittings include rear penthouse and elevation communication masts. The Sultan is still in service in all British Army Theatres of operation
Daimler Mk-II Armoured Car
Production of the Daimler Mk-II started during 1944 with most examples appearing as battle replacements. This vehicle featured an improved mantlet and turret front, drivers top hatch, new engine decks and hull rear. The daimler continued in British army service for many years post-war when the twin 4” smoke dischargers were replaced by multi-barrel grenade launchers. the ‘Littlejohn adapter’ was not used post-war, but the spare wheel carrier was standard.
Alvis STALWART REME Fitters vehicle
The Alvis Stalwart is a true legend among all terrain vehicle enthusiasts. This unique 6x6 swimming vehicle was designed as a high capacity 5 Ton High Mobility Load Carrier (HMLC), and saw extensive service over several decades in all theatres of operation with the British Army. It is true to say that this was one of the best designed vehicles (from any nation) of the post war era, and one of the most popular and well loved vehicles on the vehicle rally circuit today
SAS Land Rover 110 DPV
This 1:35th scale resin and etched brass kit by Rob Tearle depicts for the first time an authentic Land Rover 110 SAS Desert Patrol Vehicle during Operation Telic, fitted with GPMG and Grenade Launcher. The model features an all new pre-assembled resin chassis and full suspension, engine and transmission details. The kit features the special vehicle modifications and built in equipment particular to this vehicle and typical to similar vehicles used by the SAS. Full armament of GPMG and 40mm Mk-19 grenade launcher is included as is all ammunition, fuel and water stowage.
Alvis STALWART R.A. Limber
The Alvis Stalwart is a true legend among all terrain vehicle enthusiasts. This unique 6x6 swimming vehicle was designed as a high capacity 5 Ton High Mobility Load Carrier (HMLC), and saw extensive service over several decades in all theatres of operation with the British Army. It is true to say that this was one of the best designed vehicles (from any nation) of the post war era, and one of the most popular and well loved vehicles on the vehicle rally circuit today.This 1/35th scale Resin model by Jon Bottomley depicts the FV623 Mk-2 Royal Artillery Ammunition Limber version with Atlas crane. The model features full suspension, accurate tyres with subtle bulging, cab internal details, extensive etched brass detail set and full colour decals. Also included are scale thickness laser cut headlamp guards