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Author Archives: Paul Pratt

Father, Husband, Writer, Sarcastic Ass.

First Images of the JSI Merit Exclusive 1:18 F-14 Tomcat

Fighting 1:18th Forum Member, General Hawk 59 took part in the A Weekend of Heroes Military convention in California this past weekend and came home with not just one, but three of the Merit exclusive LED lit JSI F-14 Tomcats first available at the convention. he shared some of his first glimpse pictures with us. Read More »

Merit Shows off JSI F-14 at iHobby Expo

Merit International brings us new photos of JS International's 1:18 scale F-14 Tomcat from the iHobby Expo currently going on between October 22-25 in Rosemont, Illinois. The newly unveiled, fully painted F-14 is nothing new to us as Merit has showed us pictures of the painted model over the past few weeks, but we are also treated to a possible upcoming surprise! Read More »

General Dynamics Light Armored Vehicle LAV-25

In 2008 modern era 1:18 scale fans were sent into a flurry after rumors began flying around that Unimax was going to release a 1:18 scale IAV Stryker under its Forces of Valor: Bravo Team brand. Collector's began speculating when the Stryker would be released. However, a few months ago, the unexpected happened. The Stryker was replaced with a General Dynamics LAV-25. I now have the LAV in hand and I can officially tell you about my disappointment. Read More »