News Revell june 2011: Military / Figures Military


Pz.Kpfw. V Panther Ausf. D Plastic Model Kit

Product ID: 80-3095

Skill level: 5
Scale: 1:35
Length: 253 mm
Parts: 442

After the massed appearance of the Soviet T-34, the German side developed the armoured fighting vehicle V “Panther” (Sd.Kfz. 171), Type D of which was used for the first time in 1943. At the end of 1943 necessary improvements gave rise to the Type A. With its 75 mm tank cannon 42 L/70, by the end of the war, the “Panther” had proved its superiority over most enemy battle tanks. The V-12 Maybach petrol engine developing 700 hp gave the 43,000 kg “Panther” a top speed of 55 km/h. It had a crew of 5.

Model details:
– Detailed finely engraved surfaces
– Tracks with individual links
– Authentic boxed-in running gear
– Traversing turret
– Movable cannon
– Filigree on-board tools
– Smoke discharger
– Authentic decals for two German Army versions


Honest John Missile with Mobile Carrier Plastic Model Kit

Product ID: 80-0027

Skill level: 4
Scale: 1:54
Length: Truck: 334 mm; Missile: 164 mm
Parts: 110

During the 1960’s the safe and fast transport of heavy and highly sensitive loads took on a new meaning for the US Army. Suitable transport systems had to be procured for the new short and medium range missile systems. The powerful1 80bhp Kenworth Tractor was mated to a Fruehauf trailer. Special transportation cushions provided a secure hold for individual components. Honest John was a short range Free Flight Rocket with a range of 29.8 miles. In all, a total of 7,089 Honest John MGR-1B’ were produced. The weapons system was deployed until 1982. The German Armed Forces (Bundeswehr) were also equipped with 11 Honest John Batteries.

Model details:
– Revell historical model construction kit
– Honest John Rocket, which may be dismantled
– Tractor with engine block
– Choice of open or closed hood
– Driver figure
– Fruehauf trailer with textured loading platform
– Detailed substructure
– Three transport cushions for transporting rocket parts
– Extensive decal set maintenance markings



Monogram 1/32 Panzerspahwagen Sd.Kfz. 232 Plastic Model Kit

Product ID: 85-7856

Skill level: 2
Scale: 1/32
Length: 8″
Parts: 145

Heavily armed, for risky recon missions.

Available with six- or eight-wheel drive, the Sd. Kfz. 232 was used for recon and scouting missions during WWII. Sd. Kfz. 232s were usually armed with a 2 cm KwK 30 L/55 auto-cannon and a 7.92 mm MG 34 machine gun. Kit features the choice of a Sd. Kfz. 232 communications vehicle with an overhead frame antenna, or the Sd. Kfz. 231 armored car without antenna. Includes soft black tires, three crew figures, a campfire, a fly tent with poles and decals with markings for the Afrika Corps and the Polish Campaign.


Pilots & Ground Crew RAF WWII Plastic Model Kit

Product ID: 80-2620

Scale: 1:48
Number of figures: 7
Parts: 85

The English pilots demonstrated their air combat capabilities in many engagements during the Second World War. The kit contains RAF flight crews from the years 1935-1945. In addition to standing pilots to place outside the aircraft, it includes ground staff with their equipment. A work bench, platform or gas cylinders offer the possibility to set out a diorama. This kit is compatible with aircraft models to scale 1:48.