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Sponsor a Teacher and Inspire Their Students: Support the National Teacher Institute

Posted on April 22nd, 2018 under . Posted by

History is a living, breathing entity. It helps to tell the story of who we are as a nation, while guiding us into tomorrow. The gatekeepers to our past are educators dedicated men and women who spend some nine months out of the year helping to cultiva…

New Website Launched by Lancer Miniatures

Posted on April 21st, 2018 under . Posted by

To all my loyal customers, you may have noticed the old website has vanished, to be replaced by a much sharper and hopefully easier format with an excellent search function to quickly find the exact product you need.There are a couple of sales going on…

Finalizing the Pack Contents from Warmonger Miniatures

Posted on April 20th, 2018 under . Posted by

I’m finalizing the pack contents with my caster. I don’t believe I’m going to be able to offer wheel options given their cost. As of right now the cannon unit will contain:* 6 crew on foot* 2 cannon (left), 2 carriage, 4 reinforced wheelsAnd the horse-…

Saved: Gettysburg at Oak Ridge

Posted on April 20th, 2018 under . Posted by

When he spoke at the dedication ceremony for Soldiers’ National Cemetery in Gettysburg, President Abraham Lincoln predicted that “the world will little note, nor long remember what we say here, but it can never forget what they did here.” While he wild…

ZSU-23-4 from Timecast

Posted on April 19th, 2018 under . Posted by

Our 1:144 scale ZSU-23-4 will be available to order shortly.ZSU-23-4We are also happy to announce that the 1:144 Soviet 2S1 122mm SP gun and ACRV artillery command vehicles are now available to order online.2S1 122mm SP GunTimecast

Timecast Upcoming Move to New Premises

Posted on April 19th, 2018 under . Posted by

Due to the redevelopment of our existing site, we will be moving into new premises at some point in May-June. Although this will involve some disruption to our production and service, it does mean that we will have a bit more room and will also help us…

Park Day: Photo Contest, Reflections, and More Events

Posted on April 18th, 2018 under . Posted by

Thank you to all of the sites and volunteers that participated in our 22nd Annual Park Day on Saturday, April 7th! A record-breaking 157 battlefields and historic sites across 32 states and the District of Columbia took part this year, including Civil …

1/144 Belgian Light Armoured Train from Van Dyck Models

Posted on April 18th, 2018 under . Posted by

In addition to our upcoming WWI ranges we would like to share with you some images of a Belgian Light armoured train no release date yet.Early after the outbreak of the war the decision was made to build several armoured trains. At least three light an…

10mm Road System from Laser Terrain Co

Posted on April 17th, 2018 under . Posted by

Hi everyone there was a lot of interest in our 28mm downtown road layout and loads of requests for it to be in 10mm. So here it is! It will be part of the Kickstarter and there will be an add-on to make it 6 x4 ft.10mm Road SystemPlease join our event …

1:44, BAC 167 Strikemaster from Miniwing

Posted on April 17th, 2018 under . Posted by

Plastic parts for Strikemaster finished. I wait for decals and boxes. I would like show you boxarts which made Daniel Uhl and one painted my daughter KristynaBAC 167 StrikemasterMiniwing

New World War Art Picture

Posted on April 17th, 2018 under . Posted by

War of the Spanish Succession from Van Dyck Models

Posted on April 17th, 2018 under . Posted by

New range under construction: War of the Spanish Succession. First pack will be available on pre-sale, all sales will be shipped next Monday, the 23rd of April.War of the Spanish SuccessionThis range was originally planned for the second half of t…

Walk Pickett’s Charge! Register Today for our April 21 Generations Event

Posted on April 16th, 2018 under . Posted by

More than a century and a half ago, three Confederate divisions assaulted the center of the Union line at Gettysburg in one of the dramatic charges of the Civil War. Today, this event is commonly known as Pickett’s Charge, named after the commander of …

British AT105 Saxon APC from Butlers Printed Models

Posted on April 16th, 2018 under . Posted by

One British AT105 Saxon APC in 6 mm (1/285), 12 mm (1/144), 15 mm (1/100), 20 mm (1/76) and 28 mm (1/56). British AT105 Saxon APCPictures shown are for 15mm modelsAll models supplied unpainted, unbased and without crew (figures)3D printed to order…

Aotrs Shipyards Apr 2018 Release: BRDM-2 Strela

Posted on April 16th, 2018 under . Posted by

Aotrs Shipyards is a webstore on Shapeways.com, a 3D print house which had production and shipping facilities located in the USA and the Netherlands.This months’ release is the BRDM-2 Strela (SA-9 Gaskin (Strela-1) at 144th.This is a slight (last minut…

Lone Star Assortment from eBay

Posted on April 15th, 2018 under . Posted by

Lone Star 000/N gauge US Steam ‘Mixed Goods’ starter train set(as per photos) 1 x  US Style Steam engine (please note engine has only a Connecting rod on one side) 1 x ‘Crane wagon’ 1 x Long Wheelbase Box Wagon1 x Caboose  plus 1 x ‘Long Whee…

12mm 1914 French Infantry Brigade from Great Escape Games

Posted on April 14th, 2018 under . Posted by

French infantry used an anachronistic tactical doctrine which placed more value in the bayonet than in firepower! French uniforms had hardly changed from the Franco-Prussian War with most arms boasting the famous garance (madder red) trousers. The Fren…

1914 – Guns of August Bundle, One Player Starter Set from Great Escape Games

Posted on April 14th, 2018 under . Posted by

1914 – Guns of August Bundle – One Player Starter SetConsists of 1914 rule book and a Brigade and tokens of your choice.Great Escape Games

1914 German Command Tokens from Great Escape Games

Posted on April 14th, 2018 under . Posted by

1914 German Command Tokens25 x command tokensGreat Escape Games

12mm 1914 Belgian Infantry Brigade from Great Escape Games

Posted on April 14th, 2018 under . Posted by

At the outbreak of war, the Belgian Field Army strategy was to delay the German invaders and hold out until French and British troops were able to mobilise to support them. Belgian divisions were large (up to 32,000 men) and included three or four mixe…

12mm 1914 German Infantry Brigade from Great Escape Games

Posted on April 14th, 2018 under . Posted by

In 1914, the Imperial German Army was the most efficient in Europe. Emphasis was placed on cultivating a strong basis of experienced officers and excellent training. A German infantry division comprised two infantry and one artillery brigade. Each brig…

1914 Rule Book & Card Deck from Great Escape Games

Posted on April 14th, 2018 under , . Posted by

1914 Rule Book & Card Deck40 pages, full colour softback rulebook. Preview the book!Includes 19 card Tactical Advantage deck.The Great War is usually portrayed and imagined with the blasted landscapes of the static,trench warfare that emerged late …

1914 – Battle of the Frontiers, Two Player Starter Set from Great Escape Games

Posted on April 14th, 2018 under . Posted by

1914 – Battle of the Frontiers, Two Player Starter Set2 x 1914 rulebook, German Brigade with tokens and an Allied Brigade and tokens of your choice.Great Escape Games

1914 Belgian and French Command Tokens from Great Escape Games

Posted on April 14th, 2018 under . Posted by

1914 Belgian & French Command Tokens25 x command tokensGreat Escape Games

12mm 1914 British Infantry Brigade from Great Escape Games

Posted on April 14th, 2018 under . Posted by

In 1914 the British Army was a small force of highly disciplined and well trained professionals. The British Expeditionary Force (BEF) landed in August, 1914 to support the left wing of the French. By the end of 1914, “The Old Contemptibles” of the BEF…