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  1. Spring is coming, L’Arsenal 2.0 brings you a new challenge: This week I’m submitting a challenge. You must guess what is the next product from l’Arsenal 2.0 with the help of the picture below. We need the subject’s correct name and the scale (graduations are in cm) The competition ends on Thursday, March 30th. Out of the winners three happy modelers will be random selected and they’ll receive one of this kit for free. Please submit your guess to l’Arsenal 2.0: larsenal2.0@gmail.com Or on our Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/larsenalmaquette/ Good luck Mélaine, owner of l’Arsenal 2.0
  2. Hello, AFAIK yes, this is aimed at the central position on Mirage F1. Thanks for your interest in our products. Bruno
  3. What(s) model(s) (accessories or kits) would you like to be released by L'ARSENAL 2.0 in 2017? (please write 3 possible answers) Thank you to specify the scale and please don't choose among what we have already announced. Publication of the top answers with our comments on the feasibility on February 6th, 2017. Mélaine
  4. L'ARSENAL 2.0 New Products for January 1:48 ALKAN type 910B pylon PU 14-30 Mod.3 Especially for Mirage F1. http://www.larsenal.com/1-48-alkan-type-910b-pylon-pu-14-30-mod3-c2x22291588 1:48 Bomb Launcher Pylon CLB-4 x1 Especially for Mirage F1. Made by AMB.BA http://www.larsenal.com/1-48-bomb-launcher-pylon-clb-4-x1-c2x22293273 1:48 BLU-107 Durandal x4 Especially for Mirage F1, Jaguar, Mirage 2000, Australian F111, ... http://www.larsenal.com/1-48-blu-107-durandal-x4-c2x22293481 1:350 Ship’s loudspeaker x20 A set of loudspeakers as found on modern warships since the 40's http://www.larsenal.com/1-350-loudspeaker-x20-c2x22301096 1:600 generic railings http://www.larsenal.com/1-600-railing-c2x22301074 1:500 generic railings http://www.larsenal.com/1-500-railing-c2x22301084 Happy New Year _Bruno
  5. Another batch of new products for December: 1 :48 HUREL-DUBOIS CT-52 x1 (Code: AC 48 75) The famous Mirage IV P photo reco pod. Set of one complete pod. http://www.larsenal.com/hurel-dubois-ct-52-1-48-x1-c2x22222271 1:700 ASROC x1 and Tartar missile launcher x1 (Code: AC 700 99) ASROC x1 Tartar missile launcher x1 http://www.larsenal.com/asroc-x1-et-lance-missiles-tartar-x1-1-700-c2x22222406 1:350 Torpedo net buoys x33 (Code: AC 350 215) Set of 33 resin buoys Period: WW2 and after Suitable for: France, USA, Great Britain http://www.larsenal.com/bouees-de-filet-anti-torpille-1-350-x33-c2x22229723 1:350 Perforated catwalk sections (Code: AC 350 208) http://www.larsenal.com/caillebotis-photodecoupe-1-350-c2x20584073 1:48 SUU-30 H/B bomb dispender x4 (Code: AC 48 76) US. and also for Jaguar. Set of 4 parts. http://www.larsenal.com/suu-30-h-b-bomb-dispender-1-48-x4-c2x22229557
  6. New products from l’Arsenal 2.0 for December: Grumman S-2 Tracker 1:350 Resin and PE, set of two. http://www.larsenal.com/grumman-s-2-tracker-x2-1-350-c2x22063415 Grumman E-1 Tracer 1:350 Resin and PE, set of two. http://www.larsenal.com/grumman-e-1-tracer-x2-1-350-c2x22063416 Tracker x4 and Tracer x2 1:350 Resin and PE, set of six. http://www.larsenal.com/pack-tracker-x4-et-tracer-x2-1-350-c2x22063651 USS Benjamin Stoddert DDG-22 with new full hull 1:350 http://www.larsenal.com/uss-benjamin-stoddert-ddg-22-nouvelle-coque-pleine-1-350-c2x15951375 This is the former kit from l’Arsenal with a brand new full hull in one single part, avoiding the trouble with fitting under hull with above water one. Charles F Adams Class decals 1:350 http://www.larsenal.com/1-350-charles-f-adams-class-decals-c2x22065156 Includes 1 sheet packed with tons of markings and flags for almost every Adams class ship that sailed. Includes markings for the USN, Federal German Navy, Royal Australian Navy and the Greek Hellenic Navy. Traditional Arabic Dhow 1:350 http://www.larsenal.com/boutre-dhow-1-350-c2x21873167 Dhow, set of one The dhow is a traditional coastal merchant boat in Arabic countries. http://www.larsenal.com/1-350-dhow-x1-c2x21873811 U-Boat fenders 1 :72 http://www.larsenal.com/pare-battage-u-boat-1-72-c2x21502786 Set of 6 U-Boat fenders. LAU-10A 1:48 http://www.larsenal.com/lau-10a-1-48-c2x21502397 LAU-10A is American ordnance, used by many nations and has been carried by SEPECAT Jaguar. Set of 1 resin piece. Lifting rings shown on photograph not included in the kit. http://www.larsenal.com/1-48-lau-10a-c2x21502407
  7. Unique postage fees reduction ! L’Arsenal 2.0 just decided to allow you a big decrease of postage fees by sending your orders via ordinary mail without registering nor insurance. Examples of fees for France: Up to 20grams (one small accessories set): € 0.70 From 20 to 100grams (circa four accessories sets): € 1.40 Examples of fees for Europe: Up to 20grams (one small accessories set): € 1.00 From 20 to 100grams (circa four accessories sets): € 2.00 Examples of fees Worldwide: Up to 20grams (one small accessories set): € 1.25 From 20 to 100grams (circa four accessories sets): € 2.50 See you soon on l'Arsenal 2.0
  8. As before, l'Arsenal 2.0 will attend the Scale Model Show in Telford, UK, on November 12th and 13th. For the occasion on every order passed on our address (larsenal2.0@gmail.com) before November 10th and taken at our stand we will deduct a 5% discount. Hope to see you soon Mélaine
  9. They're available at last (set of two) From her commissioning in 1941 to 16 January 1944, Yamato was equipped with four secondary 155mm triple turrets : - Two on each side of the battleship, without tripod aerial mast. - One on the ship stern with a small non rotating tripod aerial mast. - One just behind the two front main 460mm turrets with a large non rotating aerial mast. Barrels can be fitted with or without blast bags. After her early January 1944 refit, Yamato lost her two side 155mm for more AA guns. Her equipment was: - One 155mm triple turret on the ship axis aft with a small non rotating tripod aerial mast. - One 155mm triple turret just behind the two front main 460mm turrets with a large non rotating aerial mast. Barrels can be fitted with or without blast bags. Includes resin part for 2 turrets, 6 brass guns and photo etch. TWO sets are required for an early Yamato. http://www.larsenal.com/tourelle-155mm-yamato-1-200-x2-c2x21117607 _Bruno
  10. She had been delayed and delayed again but now she’s OUT: 1:700 scale HMS Jamaica http://www.larsenal.com/hms-jamaica-1942-1-700-c2x20975184 209 resin parts 270 photo etched parts 29 brass turned parts Commissioned on June 29th, 1942, HMS Jamaica was the sixth light cruiser of the "Crown Colony" or "Fiji" class of the 1938 Naval Program. The Colony was the larger wartime class of light cruisers. Eleven ships were commissioned between 1940 and 1943. The Colony was a more compact and lighter design following the "Town" class prewar cruisers. HMS Jamaica spent most of her eventful career in Arctic convoy protection between Iceland and Murmansk. Convoy PQ18 (1942), detached to cover Operation of the Barents Sea (1942), a refit in Portsmouth (Summer of 1943), Arctic convoys RA 54B, JW 54A, JW 54B and JW 55A. The Battle of North Cape (1943) when she operated with HMS Duke of York against the battleship Scharnhorst, finally firing torpedoes to finish the German ship. Arctic convoys JW57, JW58 and RA58. Operation Tungsten against the Tirpitz (July, 1944), Carried King George VI to the Channel Islands. (June, 1945). Transferred to Colombo (Ceylon) in 1945, refitted at Devonport in 1947, West Indies (1948) and Hong Kong (1949). She took part in the Korean War (1950-1952) and sailed back to the Mediterranean Fleet (1955-56) including the Suez Crisis and playing the role of HMS Exeter in the movie "The Battle of the River Plate". She was decommissioned and broken up in 1960. The kit depicts HMS Jamaica as during the Battle of the Barents Sea which took place on December 31st, 1942. During this night she sailed with cruiser HMS Sheffield and intercepted a German force which was attacking the convoy JW 51B north of the North Cape. The German destroyer Friedrich Eckholdt was sunk and the heavy cruiser Hipper damaged. This battle bring a critical outcome for the rest of the war, as following this failure on his operation Hitler almost decided to scrap his surface fleet and concentrate on submarine warfare and led to the resigning of admiral Raeder. _Bruno
  11. More to come this month from l’Arsenal 2.0 1 :350 OS2U Kingfisher Set of four in resin + PE http://www.larsenal.com/kingfisher-1-350-c2x20813311 1:48 Pod CT-51 The CT-51 offensive jammer pod was embarked on Jaguar fighter bomber and Mirage IV strategic bomber/reconnaissance jet. Front section provides electric power, while the rest of the pod gives protection to the rear and forward sectors of the carrier aircraft. http://www.larsenal.com/pod-ct-51-1-48-c2x20654633 1:48 and 1:72 Pod RP36P The RP36P reconnaissance pod results from a standard Jaguar fuel tank, without fin tails. It is carried on ventral position and embarks cameras from the out of service Mirage III R and III RD. 1:48 : http://www.larsenal.com/bidon-rp36p-1-48-c2x20710083 1:72 : http://www.larsenal.com/bidon-rp36p-1-72-c2x20710087
  12. L’ARSENAL 2.0 New products for June, 2016 1:350, Royal Navy LCA Four unit set Standard landing craft of the Royal Navy, the LCA was used in great numbers from the Dieppe and Bruneval raids, to the D-Day in Normandie and Rhine crossing. http://www.larsenal.com/lca-1-350-x4-c2x20710116 1:350, US Navy, Mk.68.1 gun directors Set of two in resin and PE http://www.larsenal.com/directeur-de-tir-mk68-1-350-c2x20702796 1:400, Lynx helicopter, Set of two in resin and PE http://www.larsenal.com/helicoptere-lynx-1-400-c2x20742772 1 :700, German light vehicles set 15 pieces in resin: - 3 Protze - 3 open top Steyr - 3 covered Steyr - 3 open top Skoda - 3 covered Skoda http://www.larsenal.com/set-de-vehicules-legers-allemands-1-700-c2x20755382 1:700, Ford Studebaker set 20 pieces in resin: - 5 Studebaker trucks - 5 Studebaker tractors - 5 trailers - 5 ford GPA http://www.larsenal.com/set-de-studebaker-1-700-x20-c2x20755464 1:144 Bicycles Set of two in PE. http://www.larsenal.com/velos-1-144-c2x15950901 And coming very soon (next month), here are the first production parts of the Main and secondary turrets for French battleship Richelieu to correct the 1:350 scale Trumpeter kit: _Bruno
  13. New products from l’Arsenal 2.0 this month : Set of pipes 1 :350 (Code: AC 350 202) A set of resin piping for dioramas Includes 5 single pipes, 5 double and 5 triple. http://www.larsenal.com/assortiment-de-tuyaux-1-350-c2x20268422 Set of crates 1-350 (Code: AC 350 203) Set of resin crates for dioramas Seven different types, 5 each. http://www.larsenal.com/assortiment-de-caisses-1-350-c2x20268437 Set of small pipes 1 :350 (Code: AC 350 207) A set of resin piping for dioramas Includes 3 different types, 5 tubes each http://www.larsenal.com/assortiment-de-petits-tuyaux-1-350-c2x20268476 US Navy boats of the ‘70-80 1:350 (Code: AC 350 206) Set of four US Navy boats, resin and photoetched parts. Includes two 26' whaleboats and two launches http://www.larsenal.com/vedettes-us-navy-annees-70-80-1-350-c2x19796435 ARK ROYAL 1/700 (Code: PE 7118) White Ensign Models PE set to equip Aoshima 1:700 HMSArk Royal. http://www.larsenal.com/ark-royal-1-700-c2x20268526
  14. l’Arsenal 2.0 new products for early February 2016 1 :350 scale PT Boat HIGGINS 78ft Set of 2 resin boats with photo etch. Even though the 78' Higgins PT boat has been built in far less numbers than its ELCO counterpart, it nevertheless played an important role during WWII. Many examples have been exported to the Soviet Union under the Lend Lease program, and some US Navy Squadrons used it in the Aleutians Islands and Mediterranean theaters of operations. http://www.larsenal.com/vedette-de-78-pieds-higgins-1-350-x2-c2x19546570 1 :700 scale British LCA Set of 5 resin LCA. Standard landing craft of the Royal Navy, the LCA was used in great numbers from the Dieppe and Bruneval raids, to the D-Day in Normandie and Rhine crossing. http://www.larsenal.com/lca-1-700-x5-c2x19564654 1 :700 scale USN LCVP Set of 5 resin LCVP with photo etch. Built in more than 23000 units during WWII, the LCVP (Landing Craft Vehicle Personnel) played a vital role during the amphibious operations in the Pacific and D-Day. Everybody reminds the dramatic sequence of GIs running from the barges in the opening scene of "Saving Private Ryan". http://www.larsenal.com/lcvp-1-700-x5-c2x19564680 1 :700 scale French balistic missiles SLBM Includes every type of French Marine Nationale Submarine Launched Balistic Missiles. Set of 8 resin pieces : - 2 x M1-M2 - 2 x M20 - 2 x M4 - 2 x M51 http://www.larsenal.com/set-de-missiles-balistiques-francais-1-700-c2x19564874
  15. NEW: 1:700 scale Mulberry Harbour from l’ARSENAL 2.0 Six brand new sets in resin + photo etching from l’Arsenal 2.0 are now available. This is a 1:700 scale version of our award winner 1:350 kit (2015 Model kit of the Year by ModellFan at Nürnberg Toy Fair in Germany). SPUD unloading pier Used for unloading Liberty Ship cargo in the Arromanches artificial harbor in 1944 during the Normandy landings. Resin and photo-etching. Height above sea level is adjustable as in the originals. http://www.larsenal.com/1-700-mulberry-harbour-spud-pier-c2x19334364 SPUD unloading pontoon Used for unloading LST cargo in the Arromanches artificial harbor in 1944 during the Normandy landings. Resin and photo-etching. Height above sea level is adjustable as in the originals. http://www.larsenal.com/1-700-mulberry-harbour-lst-spud-pontoon-c2x19334968 RCP Floating pontoon (set of two) http://www.larsenal.com/1-700-mulberry-harbour-rcp-pontoon-x2-c2x19336980 Buffer pontoon for LST pier (set of two) : used to connect LST ramp to pontoons http://www.larsenal.com/1-700-mulberry-harbour-buffer-pontoon-for-lst-pier-x2-c2x19341982 Shore ramp and floating causeway. Includes one shore ramp, one SLUG boat and two shuttles boats. Causeway includes one central section, four standard sections, five Bettles (floaters) and one positioning floater http://www.larsenal.com/-1-700-mulberry-harbour-shore-ramp-and-floating-causeways-c2x19345281 Floating causeway. Includes one central section, four standard sections, five Bettles (floaters) and one positioning floater http://www.larsenal.com/-1-700-mulberry-harbour-floating-causeways-c2x19346367 Reminder: this set may be used in diorama assembly with l’ARSENAL 2.0 range of 1:700 allied vehicles: http://www.larsenal.com/diamond-t-980-transport-de-char-1-700-c2x15950638 http://www.larsenal.com/camions-diamond-1-700-c2x15950637 http://www.larsenal.com/half-track-us-m2-et-m3-1-700-c2x15950640 http://www.larsenal.com/char-m-4-sherman-1-700-c2x15950644 http://www.larsenal.com/scout-car-m3-1-700-c2x15950645 http://www.larsenal.com/m-8-greyhound-et-m-20-scout-car-1-350-c2x15950578 http://www.larsenal.com/jeep-willys-1-700-c2x15950641 http://www.larsenal.com/dodge-wc-51-wc-54-wc-63-1-700-c2x15950643 http://www.larsenal.com/camion-gmc-1-700-c2x15950650 http://www.larsenal.com/camions-gmc-citerne-1-700-c2x15950649 http://www.larsenal.com/camions-autocar-u-7144-et-u-8144-1-700-c2x15950636 And Niko Model 1:700 LCT, LCI, LCM: http://www.larsenal.com/landing-ship-tank-lst-542-c2x16260501 Niko LST: http://www.larsenal.com/landing-ship-tank-lst-542-c2x16260501 I've just been told next month l'ARSENAL 2.0 will present a companion set with LCVP and LCA. Apparently l'ARSENAL 2.0 still didn't solve their trouble with the English speaking part of their site. If you want to order from them and got a "discontinued" message, just click on the French flag to go in the same page, but in French. Easy to order, even for non French speaking folks. _Bruno