Alec from Alley Cat Models has posted an image on Facebook of one of his latest projects: the fuselage of the 1/72 Vickers Warwick
A2Zee Models look sure to delight Spitfire fans with their latest Alley Cat resin release - a full resin kit of the prototype, s/n K4054.
Alley Cat is to release a 1/48 conversion set for a Sea Vixen FAW. 1. The Royal Naval Test Squadron aircraft is dressed in a black overall finish with white flash on the nose and tail. Very sexy well worth a look.
Alley Cat Models has released it's very first resin 1/32 scale WWI subject. It's the Bristol M1.C Monoplane.
Alley Cat has announced the next three releases using the ex Montex moulds. The Fairey Fawn and the Vickers Viking the latter will have two different boxings.
Alley Cat are to release three resin versions of the de Havilland Vampire in 1/48 scale. Some spectacular markings are provided including the amazing overall striped Vampires of the Swiss Air Force.
Alley Cat has announced the release of resin upgrade sets for the Airfix 1/72 Vickers Valiant. There are three different sets of upgrades or all three sets can be purchased as one.
As some of you may have read recently here on Aeroscale Alistair form Alley Cat Models has been negotiating with Montex to continue producing some of their aircraft kits under the Alley Cat label.
Alistair from Alley Cat Models has sent Aeroscale latest news and images of their 1/48 scale resin Vickers Vimy. Judging from the images this future release is going to be a very well received kit.
Alley Cat have announced they will be releasing three more Vampire 1/48 resin kits, after the success of the earlier release of the Vampire Mk 5. There will be one boxing of the F Mk. 3 and two boxing's of the FB Mk. 9 Alistair from Alley Cat discusses the forthcoming releases.
Alistair from A2Zeemodels has sent Aeroscale news of some interesting developments including a 1/48 Vickers Vimy, Shorts 184 and Felixstowe F.2. There is also news of forthcoming releases kits from ex Montex masters.
Well as Alistair from A2Zee Models promised here is news of the all new 1/48 scale Multi-Media kit of not one but two 1/48 De Havilland Vampire FB. Mk.5's. Just in time for the IPMS show at Telford next weekend [12/13 November 2011].
Its always a pleasure receiving Alley Cats newsletters. This time around Alley Cat is releasing a engine set for the Airfix Valiant including air inlets, two 1/48 Tucano releases and a particular favorite of mine the re release of decals for orange post war Hellcats, yes orange. I believe most of the aircraft took part in 'Operation Crossroads', the testing of nuclear weapons at Bikini Atoll by the United States in 1946. Finally lets not forget the decal set for the Fairey Gannet in 1/72.
Alley Cat have released a conversion set for the Hasegawa 1/32 Kawasaki Ki 61-I Hein [Tony] to convert it into the Kawasaki Ki-61-II Kai early production version.
Alley Cat have released two conversions sets for the popular Airfix 1/48 Sea Vixen FAW 2. The conversion set will enable the FAW 1 to be be built as well as a set for the early FAW 2 with the flat navigators cockpit section. Alley Cat are also releasing a canopy and mask set for the FAW 2.
Alley Cat have released 1/48 scale Tucano in resin and mixed media. They come in two different box options, these have been on the website for the past 48 hours and are already proving to be popular. The first of these orders will be mailed out next week, so if you would like one or maybe two place your orders and they will mail it or them out in the order that the orders are received.
Alley Cat have released news of two sets to convert the Airfix 1/48 Sea Vixen FAW 2 into a FAW 1 that will be released in the near future. The separate conversions, one for six line aircraft of the fleet and the other features test aircraft with some rather tasty paint schemes will include decals and Alley Cat promises a very easy conversion. Here's the announcement from Alley Cat :
Alley Cat have announced some exciting releases for the new year. I am really looking forward to the Tucano and the Swift releases. Here's the news release:
Alley Cat continue their amazing series of conversion sets for the Airfix 1/24 Mosquito. The Mk XVIII 'Tse-Tse' were fitted with a Molins "6-pounder Class M" cannon, weighing 1,580 lb (716 kg) fitted with an automatic loader to allow both semi- or fully-automatic fire, in the nose, along with two .303 in (7.7 mm) sighting machine guns. The cannon was later deleted. The Air Ministry initially suspected that this variant would not work, but mock tests proved otherwise. Although the gun provided the Mosquito with yet more anti-shipping firepower for use against U-boats it required a steady, and hence vulnerable, approach-run to aim and fire the gun.
Now available from Alley Cat is a conversion set to transform the Tamiya 1/32 Mk IX Spitfire into a Mk XVI. The main set being the Mk XVI / MK IX Bubble Top conversion set, the second being a very easy and adaptable 'E' wing conversion set both based on the Tamiya Mk IX kit.
Fans of the Canberra or quirky looking aircraft will find this modification interesting if your looking to create something unusual.
Alley Cat have followed up the 1/32 Me 109A conversion kit of the Eduard Me 109E-1, with several variants.
Alley Cat has released five sets of conversions for the Airfix 1/24 Mosquito.
No it's not a new John Carpenter film! Alley Cat have announced the future release of their first 1/32 scale kit, the Hawker Fury l. The kit has been created in collaboration with Montex and there are two kit options:
ACRK32-01. Decals for five aircraft.
ACRK32-02. Decals for five aircraft.
This set is designed to be used with the Eduard 1/32 E-1 kit although with a little extra work the E-3 can be used also.
Alley Cat's second complete kit release. Alley Cat is the brand name for a range of resin aircraft models, conversion and decals sold by a2zee models. From the photos supplied on the website, this looks a very impressive release.