Bachmann Europe

Started by rickshaw, March 10, 2021, 12:03:57 AM

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The clear Thunderbird 2 is cool, I did not know that kit.



IIRC these kits didn't give a scale on the box and were  basically all box scale.


- Can't be bothered to do the proper research and get it right.

Another ill conceived, lazily thought out, crudely executed and badly painted piece of half arsed what-if modelling muppetry from zenrat industries.

zenrat industries:  We're everywhere...for your convenience..


Do they know something we don't?

Is there going to be a re-run of the series?
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Quote from: zenrat on March 10, 2021, 02:28:19 AM

IIRC these kits didn't give a scale on the box and were  basically all box scale.

T1 is listed 1/144, T2 & T3 are 1/350.  Not very big for the price.
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The 1/350th T2 kits are the newer versions rather than the old, and much cruder, motorized
kits from the '60s that were "box-scale" and have been released and released and released ad

Fireflash is a new tool released in 2005 and is about 14 inches long.

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Hobbycraft currently have the AiP Thunderbirds models on sale, discounted from £55 to £30.

I imagine this is a stock clearance, so hurry up if you want one.
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