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miscmini Supporting Member of TMP Fezian21 Jan 2008 2:27 p.m. PST

Armaments in Miniature has some very nice 15mm (1/100 scale) WWII Soviet River/Gun Boats. The resin kits are about 8.5 inches long and consist of roughly 30 pieces. A couple of variants (different main gun turrets or rocket launcher) are available. I glued magnets to the turrets and steel nails in the hulls so that I could swap and rotate the turrets.

If you're interested in the kits I recommend you contact Dave at AIM (link above).

Here are some links to some before and after pictures.

aecurtis Fezian Inactive Member21 Jan 2008 2:31 p.m. PST

They look great. Now where's the Hungarian Danube flotilla? evil grin


miscmini Supporting Member of TMP Fezian21 Jan 2008 2:40 p.m. PST

Well, those four are complete and I have 16 more to go ;)

Personal logo Doms Decals Sponsoring Member of TMP Inactive Member21 Jan 2008 3:01 p.m. PST

Absolutely superb – top notch stuff.

Dom :-)

KnightTemplarr21 Jan 2008 3:52 p.m. PST

Dave is a great guy to deal with and the itwms he makes always have great detail.

artbraune21 Jan 2008 5:12 p.m. PST


I picked up a couple as well (and they are awesome)- pics follow:


Could you snap a pic of the magnets and nail mounting you used? I was planning on going down that road as well…


aercdr Inactive Member21 Jan 2008 5:45 p.m. PST

Thanks to both for the pics. A nice job miscmini.

Personal logo Murphy Sponsoring Member of TMP21 Jan 2008 7:02 p.m. PST

OOOhhh…whats the price of these babies???

Bongolesia needs a navy!!!!

miscmini Supporting Member of TMP Fezian21 Jan 2008 7:04 p.m. PST

Art, I was thinking of saving the magnet pics for a workbench article but since you asked… picture

The picture shows 1/16 inch magnets. Although they will hold the turrets in place (sideways or upside down) I switched to 1/8 inch magnets for most of the turrets. Kevin

Dave Schmid Supporting Member of TMP23 Jan 2008 7:17 a.m. PST

Kevin does a great job of painting these models doesn't he? As for the cost of the Bronekater BK-1125 models, there are four (4) different versions available. The early version with a T-28 turret, a mid version with a T-34 M1942 turret and late version with a T-34 M1943 turret all cost $30.00 USD each. The fourth version is a support version with Katyuska rocket launcher and that version costs $35.00. I am sorry but these models are not up on my web site and you would need to contact me directly at

artbraune23 Jan 2008 9:06 a.m. PST


Thanks for posting the assembly pic – definitely know my plans will work well now.

Thanks again!

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