#BrailleScale Update – W/E 15 August 2021

I did not provide any update last week because not too much had been released that had piqued my interest. However, over the past two weeks, there have been a couple of exciting announcements. W-Models have just announced a couple of new resin kits, including an Archer SPG on a MAN HX 8x8 chassis. The... Continue Reading →

#BrailleScale Update – W/E 1 August 2021

Editorial note: I have been pondering what to do with this blog. I go through phases with it where there is a flurry of activity, and then there is a period where I post nothing. In some respects, this reflects my attitude towards the hobby when I can go weeks without doing anything or not.... Continue Reading →

#BookReview – BAOR: The Early Years

Peter Blume. BAOR: The Early Years – Vehicles of the British Army of the Rhine, 1945-1979. Erlangen: Tankograd Publishing, 2017 [2006]. Images. 64 pp. The British Army of the Rhine (BAOR) existed from 1945 until 1994 when it became British Forces Germany. Initially formed as the British Army’s occupation force in Germany, the onset of... Continue Reading →

TSR-2 Walkaround

Ok, more a case of some random shots rather than a walkaround per se. Anyway, here are some photos of the BAC TSR-2 at the RAF Museum at Cosford. These shots were taken long before I actually worked for the Museum, but nevertheless, it remains one of those aircraft that whenever I visited the Cosford... Continue Reading →

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