New Company hit the shelves.

Discussion in 'Model Kit Reviews' started by Airframes, Nov 17, 2011.

  1. Airframes

    Airframes Benevolens Magister

    Joined:
    Aug 24, 2008
    Messages:
    47,664
    Likes Received:
    1,417
    Trophy Points:
    113
    Gender:
    Male
    Occupation:
    Retired
    Location:
    Cheshire, UK
    A new company, Ibex, have released their first injection moulded kit, a Raytheon/Hawker Beechcraft T-6A Texan II, in 1/48th scale, priced at around £25 in the UK.
    Ibex are an Israeli company, and a subsidiary of Isradecals.
    The kit includes injection moulded main components, resin ejector seats and other small bits, vac- form canopies, and decals for a US and Israeli aircraft. Photos on their web-site show the parts, which look cleanly moulded.
    The Texan II is based on the Pilatus PC-9, and is used by the US, Israel, Greece, Germany and the RCAF (as the Harvard II in the latter service.), and is very similar in appearance to the Embraer Tucano.
     
  2. vikingBerserker

    vikingBerserker Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Apr 10, 2009
    Messages:
    24,072
    Likes Received:
    655
    Trophy Points:
    113
    Occupation:
    Korporate Kontrolleur
    Location:
    South Carolina
    Very cool! Do you have their website addy handy?
     
  3. Airframes

    Airframes Benevolens Magister

    Joined:
    Aug 24, 2008
    Messages:
    47,664
    Likes Received:
    1,417
    Trophy Points:
    113
    Gender:
    Male
    Occupation:
    Retired
    Location:
    Cheshire, UK
  4. Crimea_River

    Crimea_River Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Nov 16, 2008
    Messages:
    25,149
    Likes Received:
    960
    Trophy Points:
    113
    Location:
    Calgary
    Nice find Terry.
     
  5. vikingBerserker

    vikingBerserker Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Apr 10, 2009
    Messages:
    24,072
    Likes Received:
    655
    Trophy Points:
    113
    Occupation:
    Korporate Kontrolleur
    Location:
    South Carolina
  6. Wayne Little

    Wayne Little Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Oct 7, 2006
    Messages:
    51,168
    Likes Received:
    847
    Trophy Points:
    113
    Location:
    Adelaide Sth. Aust.
    Mmmm interesting!
     
  7. Trebor

    Trebor Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Feb 15, 2008
    Messages:
    2,418
    Likes Received:
    39
    Trophy Points:
    48
    Location:
    KCLS
    looks pretty decent. their next project should be a Mirage III with markings for Giora Epstein.
     
  8. destrozas

    destrozas Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Jan 12, 2010
    Messages:
    2,344
    Likes Received:
    55
    Trophy Points:
    48
    Occupation:
    electromechanical assembly
    it's very cool
     
Loading...

Share This Page