Download E-books Lock On No. 18 - Grumman F-14A/B Tomcat PDF

By Willy Peeters

This eightennth installment within the well known LOCK ON sequence makes a speciality of the traces and info of the well-known F-14A/B Tomcatof the USN outfitted through Grumman. attractive ful colour images captures such information because the cockpits, engines, touchdown equipment and bays, avionics bays, exterior pylons, drop tanks, Phoenix, Sparrow, and Sidewinder missiles, service arresting apparatus, entry panels, air staff, and masses extra. Many in-flight pictures are integrated, exhibiting the plane in its point. This inspiring booklet belongs within the collections of scale modelers, aviation lovers, and USN veterans.

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Download E-books Lock On No. 15 - F/A-18 A/C & CF-18C Hornet PDF

By Willy Peeters

This 15th version of the preferred LOCK ON sequence makes a speciality of the main points of the McDonnell Douglas F/A-18 A/C and CF-18C Hornet. lovely complete colour images captures the sleek traces and complicated info of this hugely able wrestle airplane. info highlighted contain the cockpit, ejection seat, engines, touchdown equipment, radar, avionics, armament, exterior shops, wing folds, in-flight refuelling receptacle, and extra. every one hugely distinctive colour picture is followed via a hugely informative caption to lead the reader throughout the information. this pretty e-book of this remarkable airplane belongs within the selection of each scale airplane modeler, in addition to aviation lovers, and USN veterans.

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Download E-books Focke-Wulf Ta 152 C-1/H-0/H-1 models (TopDrawings) PDF

By Stefan Dramiński

The Focke-Wulf Ta 152 used to be designed as a excessive altitude fighter, that could interact American heavy bombers and their escorts on equivalent phrases. paintings in this plane begun in 1943 and the layout used to be known as Spezial Höhenjäger (special excessive altitude fighter). The RLM quickly gave it the respectable designation Ta 152. Professor Kurt Tank procured 3 easy layout variations: Normaljäger (conventional fighter), Höhenjäger (high altitude fighter) and Schlachtflugzeug (attack aircraft). the traditional fighter was once constructed as Ta 152 C model, the excessive altitude fighter as Ta 152 H, and the assault airplane as Ta 152 B. the normal fighter used to be demonstrated with using 4 prototypes, powered through Daimler-Benz DB 603 E and EC engines, rated at 1,800 hp. construction plane have been to be powered by means of DB 603 L engines rated at 2,000 hp. The prototypes have been accomplished in the course of three November 1944 – 15 January 1945. The excessive altitude model used to be given the top precedence, and the 1st creation model was once the Ta 152 H-0 powered by way of a Junkers Jumo 213 E engine rated at 1,750 hp on take-off, armed with one 30-mm MK 108 cannon and 20-mm MG 151/20 cannons. The Ta 152 H-1 model had the gas ability enlarged by way of four hundred liters and provisions for GM 1 or MW 50 installations, briefly boosting engine strength at excessive altitudes. construction totaled sixty seven Focke-Wulf Ta 152 plane of all types (mostly Ta 152 H) via the tip of the conflict. these few pilots who had the chance to fly the Ta 152 H in wrestle emphasised its excessive pace, notable functionality at excessive altitude, and intensely brief flip radius in horizontal maneuvers. Ofw. Josef Keil of JG 301 shot down 5 Allied airplane flying a Ta 152 H, therefore changing into the single Ta 152 ace.

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Download E-books Modelling a German 15cm sIG33 (Sf) auf Panzerkampfwagen 38(t) Ausf.H (SdKfz I38/I): In 1/35 scale (Osprey Modelling Guides) PDF

The 'Bison' and Grille' are modern-day known names for the German self-propelled 15cm schwere Infanteriegeschütz 33 (sIG33) cars of global struggle II. The sIG33 was once the main strong aid weapon for the German infantry firstly of the battle, and from 1940 it used to be fixed on various tracked autos. This name presents an in depth, step by step consultant to modelling a 1/35-scale German self-propelled sIG33 motor vehicle. The modeller is led throughout the numerous ability degrees of development by means of combining latest kits with a few aftermarket add-ons and scratch-built goods. Key facets comparable to completing innovations, together with portray and showing your version also are coated. This advisor varieties a part of Osprey Modelling 19 Modelling the German 15cm sIG33 Bison and Grille e-book.

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Download E-books Warmachines No. 10 - IDF T-54, T-55, T-62 PDF

By Francois Verlinden

Forty two complete colour photos

This 10th version of the WARMACHINES sequence initiates the exact 24 web page mini-file, which makes use of the relatively fewer to be had photos to record a helpful topic. Following the various wars fought via the Israeli Defence Forces (IDF), huge amounts of captured enemy apparatus have been pressed into Israeli carrier following large alterations. The cars in query lined during this targeted booklet contain the Soviet-built T-54, T-55, and T-62 major conflict Tanks, which, after transformations through the IDF Ordnance Corps, have been particular because the Tiran four, Tiran five, and Tiran 6, respectively. Such differences incorporated communications apparatus improvements, stowage adjustments, armament substitute, and naturally, new portray and markings. lots of the photos during this e-book have been taken on the Armored Corps museum at Latrun in Israel. this can be a hugely invaluable ebook for scale modelers, army fanatics, and historians.

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Download E-books Modelling Waffen-SS Figures (Osprey Modelling) PDF

By Calvin Tan

This ebook explores the most styles of Waffen-SS camouflage and get dressed and describes the right way to in achieving those finishes in transparent, step by step directions. complex determine sculpting recommendations, together with conversions, also are featured, delivering lots of element and various demanding situations to modellers of alternative talents. Calvin Tan's magnificent base art and multi-layered portray process are highlighted during this visually exact, packed and fascinating remedy of 1 of the main enduring, renowned figure-modelling topic parts. The featured topics comprise an SS-Sturmmann, an SS-Scharführer, and SS-Schütze, and a Panzergrenadier machine-gunner.

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Download E-books Merlin PR Spitfires Pt 2: Classic Warbird Series No. 11 PDF

Merlin engined PR Spitfires have been the mainstay of RAF and USAAF unmarried engine aerial reconnaissance forces all through the second one international conflict. different kinds, reminiscent of the Mustang, typhoon and storm, have been both changed with Spitfires once attainable or proved incorrect within the position.

This vintage Warbirds covers PR sort designations and the inner information of Merlin engined photograph Reconnaissance Spitfires. pictures, upkeep guide illustrations and scale drawings created in particular for this ebook are incorporated. extra colour scheme illustrations are incorporated with modelers and aviation lovers in brain.

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Download E-books Messerschmitt Bf - 110 (Monographs Special Edition in 3D) PDF

By Marek Murawski

Whether they did not come upon the enemy, each one in their sorties amounted to a brush with dying. there have been many risks for Luftwaffe evening warring parties to deal with; detrimental climatic conditions, fog rolling out of nowhere, go back fireplace from the British bombers, enemy evening opponents at paintings over German airfields and easy fatigue may possibly all result in tragedy. one of many males who survived all of this was once Ofw. Kurt Bundrock. Born on second February 1917 in Berlin, Bundrock flew as Bordfunker (radio operator) with NJG 1’s ace Hptm. Reinhold Knacke (44 evening victories).

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