Here are four different artillery pieces from different places in the world. From Batey ha-Osef Museum in Tel Aviv, Israel we have a Soviet S-23 180mm Gun, from Musee des Blindes in Saumur, France we posted a German 2cm Flakvierling 38 Anti-Aircraft Gun, from Sydney, Australia we added the photos of the German 105mm SK/L40 Naval Gun that was removed from the wreck of SMS Emden and finally from Military Museum of Southern New England in Danbury, CT in US comes a US 106mm M40 Recoilless Rifle.
Today we’ll have a naval themed update from Battleship Cove in Massachusetts. While the main ships from there have already been posted to our gallery, here are four smaller items from there – Soviet Tarantula class missile boat USNS Hiddensee, Higgins LCM(3) landing craft, 570mm Mark13 Mod 1 Torpedo and a US 20mm/70 Oerlikon anti-aicraft gun.
Restarting our regular updates, here are four albums from the Patrouille de France performance in Sacramento two weekends ago. They are Airbus A400M Atlas, Dassault-Dornier Alpha Jet E “Patrouille de France”, North American NA-265-60 Sabreliner and Sikorsky HH-60L.
We’ve finally fixed the site and the gallery! We will be restarting our regular site updates shortly.
Posted the photos of the winners from the awards presentation from the banquet and the photos of most of the models from the Nationals. The Model photos can be seen at IPMS USA 2016 Nationals gallery, while the winners can be seen at the Awards Presentation Slide Show. The slide show is from the awards presentation. The winners are posted in the reverse order – after the slide with the name of the category next model is the third place winner then second and then first.
Posted four different artillery albums from four different countries. From Russia, posted the Tsar Pushka, photographed in Moscow’s Kremlin, from Belgium added the 75mm Cockerill-Nordenfeld Mle 1896 Field Gun seen in Royal Museum of the Armed Forces and Military History in Brussels, from Australia came the British QF 25pdr Mark II Field Gun photographed in a town of Cann River and finally from US added the 8″ Rifled Dahlgren Cannon on a Naval Mount that was found at Patriots Point Museum in Charleston SC.
Added a new model to the Member’s Models gallery – the Russian Auxiliary Cruiser Lena that was scratchbuild in 1/700 by Vladimir Yakubov.