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Australian Digger
New Guinea, WWII

 


Firestorm, 1/16 Scale (120mm)
 

S u m m a r y
Catalogue Number, Description and Price: FST106 - Australian Pacific
Scale: 1/16 (120mm)
Price AUD$49.95 (approx. USD$35.00) from the Firestorm website
Contents and Media: Six parts in pale yellow resin
Review Type: FirstLook
Advantages: Well sculpted and cast; simple breakdown of parts; welcome subject
Disadvantages:  
Recommendation: Highly Recommended

Reviewed by Andrew Judson


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FirstLook

 

Here is the latest from a local Australian manufacturer, Firestorm, and he's a ripper!

There is not a large choice of Aussie WWII figures, but that is all changing and here is some proof. Firestorm's 1/16 scale Digger is cast in six cream-coloured resin parts.

Assembly will not be a big job after minimal cleanup.

Detail is excellent, especially the .303 rifle.

In my opinion, this will be a must-have for any Australian figure modellers, and will look great on a base after a careful paint job.

Highly Recommended.

Thanks to David of Firestorm for the review samples


Firestorm products may be viewed at the Firestorm website


Text Copyright 2004 by Andrew Judson
Images Copyright 2004 by Brett Green
Page Created 29 July, 2004
Last updated 29 July, 2004

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