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  1. L'Arsenal 2.0 is proud to announce the first three of a future large range of 3D printed accessories. Opening the show: Royal Navy - 1:350 scale HACS Mk1 rangefinder (high version), set of four. http://www.larsenal.com/directeur-de-tir-hacs-mk-i-high-1-350-x4-c2x35080074 Same at 1:700 scale: http://www.larsenal.com/directeur-de-tir-hacs-mk-i-high-1-700-x4-c2x35080033 Kriegsmarine - 1:700 scale 3m HA ranger finder, set of four http://www.larsenal.com/conduites-de-tir-1-700-x4-c2x35079943 More to come...
  2. Hello, L'Arsenal 2.0 is back after this long intermission. Delayed orders should be corrected soon: our big orders for photo etching has just cleared the French customs. In the meantime: French Marine Nationale ship fitting sets at 1:100 scale. This is a larger version of our Clemenceau set (1:400) which will fit every French naval ship of the Postwar era. http://www.larsenal.com/accastillage-generique-marine-nationale-1-100-c2x34934515 Aircraft ground accessories: continuing our range of French Air Force starting units.
  3. Dear customers, After a long silence for which I sincerely apologize, it's time now to reveal the planned future for l'ARSENAL 2.0. As I really don't like to announce things that are still to come or due in time, I confess I didn't involve you in L'ARSENAL projects. But things are now happening! So let's make a point. First of all, a lot of new arrivals will be released in the next few weeks. Some are available today, like accessories and many decals. Gold Medal Model also kindly granted us permission to take over some of their decal products which had been retired (Thanks, Lor
  4. Dear customers, L'Arsenal is closed until 4 January 2021. The whole team is on vacations and will return for a new year that we hope will be more "normal". During this period, shipping will be free (without tracking or insurance) and you will find on the home page of the site or on our Facebook page some special offers. We wish you and your loved ones happy holidays and above all good health. Mélaine
  5. Hello folks, Thanks to all for your very kind words. I second Werdna: no need to lay decals, painting and weathering My next project in this field will be Jasmine's Horten 229 "naked" in 1:72... more challenging I expect. _Bruno
  6. Hellos, This hot Summer has been the occasion to assemble a... naked aircraft. Here is my build of a 1:72 scale Messerchmitt Bf-109 E-4 from Jasmine Models of China. This is a full photo etched and resin kit which only displays the frame and structure. No covering, no decals, no weathering. Two years ago I did a 1:48 scale Hellcat from this brand: And 22 years ago I'd made a 1:72 Eduard Fokker D-VIII the same style: So I wanted to try another 1:72 build. The kit includes a single large stainless photoetch sheet with about 60
  7. New from l'ARSENAL 2.0: Project 1851 Soviet/ Russian nuclear submarine "Almaz" (NATO: X-RAY) Available at both 1:350 and 1:700 scale Resin and PE Project 1851 «ALMAZ» (АЛМАЗ ), NATO: X-RAY is a «first rank deep dive nuclear station». Studied during the early 1980s by Malakhit design bureau, three boats were built in Leningrad. They can operate high depth divers and ship a diving chamber. About 40m long with a displacement of 550t (surface)/ 1,000t (submerged) they have a thick titanium pressure hull and a 10MW nuclear propulsion plant. The boat standard di
  8. Dear customers, L'Arsenal 2.0 is closed until September 6th. The whole team is on vacation and will be back in great shape to present you with new items. We'd like to thank you particularly for your understanding and patience during the last six months which have not been easy in terms of availability. Everything is starting to get back in order ... To thank you, we offer a 10% discount on all orders until September 6th Use the code: VACANCES when ordering Mélaine http://www.larsenal.com/
  9. Hello After a looooong pause due to big changes in l'Arsenal + the CoVid crisis some new products, at last: 1:32 Accessories for Mirage 2000 : Ladder for Mirage 200 (resin and PE): http://www.larsenal.com/echelle-mirage-2000-1-32-x1-c2x32304473 GBU 49 Mk82 Fr bomb, set of two in resin: http://www.larsenal.com/bombe-gbu-49-mk82-fr-1-32-x2-c2x32302682 MICA EM+LM 2266S missile, set of two in resin: http://www.larsenal.com/mica-em-lm-2266s-1-32-x1-c2x32302813
  10. Yes I'm ordering direct from their website. Due to the Covid crisis their shipment took 48h from Moscow to Roissy Airport in Paris... and then waited four weeks before departing to my home; Seems the packet lengthly toured the duty free shops here... Two weeks ago I ordered their Sputnik 2, Sputnik 3 and Vostok with full interior. https://redironshop.com/en/?id=filter&wpf=1&instock=1&pa_brand=red-iron-models-en&pa_scale=1-35-en&v=11aedd0e4327 _Bruno
  11. Hello! This is my design and build of the family of Scout small launchers used by NASA from 1961 to 1994. Forty years ago I wrote a small article for the Journal of the British Interplanetary Society: this was a two page series of profiles for the Scout different versions. I'd kept in mind the idea of doing models of them. During the following Century, with the advent of 3D printing I re-started my project. First I did the 3D design for all versions: With the complete listing of parts: Some details:
  12. Hello, This is my assembly of three 1/35 little resin + PE kits from the Russian company Red Iron Models : Sputnik 1, Luna 2 and Luna 3 Sputnik 1 is well known as the first artificial satellite ever launched on October 4th, 1957. Luna 2, launched in 1959 was the first man made object to escape Earth gravity and impact on the Moon. Luna 3, launched in 1959, was the first man made object to circle the Moon and take pictures of the Far Side. First a kit presentation : Sputnik 1 : Luna 2 (including a
  13. Hello Fuzzoli, Sorry for this late answer. I'd to check before. Well: yes, the l'Arsenal kit is rectangular and the real hangar isn't. This has a slight narrowing forward. The kit designer (not me) opted for a rectangular shape to adapt the hangar to the Tamiya kit, the hull of which is wrong in this area. Here is an extract of a (official ?) plan of the real Enterprise, which shows clearly the two forward elevators aren't aligned: elevator #1 on the right follows the hull shape, making an angle with #2. Here are pictures of two Tamiya Enterp
  14. New this month : 1:400 : Detail set for the Heller kits of French Navy Escorteur Rapide type E-52b Resin, PE, decals. http://www.larsenal.com/set-details-escorteur-rapide-e-52b-heller-1-400-c2x30551375 This set is for L’ALSACIEN F776 (1960-1982), LE PROVENCAL F777 (1959-1980) and LE VENDEEN F778 (1960-1981). Following the 1:48 version : 1:72 RAF airfield tractor MF-40 Resin. http://www.larsenal.com/tracteur-de-piste-anglais-1-72-c2x30653954 _Bruno
  15. Following the 1:350 USS Enterprise hangar detail set announced last month I obtained pictures of what is included in the kit. The hangar parts: The deck vehicles and ordnance: These last are also available as separate accessories kits as follows: P16 Firefighting and rescue trucks, set of 6 (resin, PE and decals): http://www.larsenal.com/p16-firefighting-and-rescue-truck-1-350-x6-c2x30261744 NC-2 Electric power plant, set of 6 (resin, PE and decals): http://ww
  16. Dear customers, L'Arsenal will be closed from 7th to 20th October 2019, for the Affligem show in Belgien. There will be no shipping during this period. But, in return, shipping cost will be free until 20th October 2019 (without tracking or insurance). Regards, Mélaine
  17. At last: our new 1:350 scale super detail set for Tamiya USS Enterprise (CVN-65) HANGAR is out! This sets allows to fully build and detail the hangar for a 1970 time period. It includes 150 resin and 150 PE parts, along with a large decal sheet and a 23 page assembly leaflet. The hangar. Provision is made into the ceiling plates to custom add a glass fiber or LED lighting : In addition 12 different types of deck and hangar vehicles are supplied in number (4 to six each)in resin and PE, including, of course, a Tilly. A number of aircraft spare tan
  18. Dear customers, L'Arsenal 2.0 will be closed from June 23th to July 7th 2019. There will be no shipping during this period. But, in return, shipping cost will be free until 7th July 2019 (without tracking or insurance). Regards, Mélaine
  19. New this month... a space launcher set This is a resin set which includes the six main members of NASA Scout small launcher of 1961-1990 and starts a new range of 1:144 space kits from L'Arsenal Spacio. Available from l'Arsenal 2.0 here for euro 39.95 for the complete, six launchers with optional fairings set : http://www.larsenal.com/1-144-nasa-scout-small-launcher-family-1961-1994-c2x28927036 Some pictures and renderings: More space launcher kits are
  20. New products for April : 1:48 Aircraft accessories Pod de Désignation Laser CT 1 This version was used first, then replaced with CTS (see below). Shipped aboard Mirage 2000D. http://www.larsenal.com/pdl-ct-1-48-c2x28742166 Pod de Désignation Laser CTS 1 Later version used on Mirage 2000D. http://www.larsenal.com/pdl-cts-1-48-c2x28742197 GBU-58 CBEMS 250 Set of 2 bombs GBU-58 in resin in use by l'Armée de l'Air http://www.larsenal.com/gbu-58-cbems-125-1-48-x2-c2x28742
  21. New products for March-April : NAVAL 1:350 Kriegsmarine FlakVierling 20mm C30 1:350 x 2 Resin, PE and brass First in a new series about KM AA armament. More to follow. http://www.larsenal.com/kriegsmarine-flakvierling-20mm-c30-1-350-x2-c2x28460210 Marine Nationale 13.2mm quad Hotchkis 1:350 x 6 http://www.larsenal.com/canons-132mm-quadruple-1-350-x6-c2x28026822 CLARKTOR 6 1:350 x 5 WW2 carrier decl tractor Resin and PE. http://www.larsenal.com/clarktor-6-1-350-x5-c2x28460373 French Marine Nationale : 10.80m launch 1:350
  22. Dear customers, L'Arsenal will be closed from December 24th 2018 to January 6th 2019 for Year's End celebrations. There will be no shipping during this period. But, in return, shipping cost will be free until 6 January 2019 (without tracking or insurance). Regards,
  23. New this month: 1:350 Supermarine Walrus Set of two, resin and PE http://www.larsenal.com/walrus-1-350-x2-c2x27691562 1:700 Douglas A4 Skyhawk Set of five, resin and PE http://www.larsenal.com/douglas-a-4-skyhawk-au-1-700-x5-c2x27691520 1:700 Set of 20 standard containers - 5 x 40' containers - 5 x 20' containers - 5 x 10' containers - 5 x 20' reefer containers http://www.larsenal.com/containers-au-1-700-x20-c2x27691515 1:700 FIAT 626 Set of 10 trucks, resin. 5 covered and 5 uncovered. http://www.larsenal.com/fiat-62
  24. Hello! AT LAST! Two new ship kits are available from l'Arsenal 2.0 of France: 1:400 scale French frigate Georges Leygues Resin, PE, turned brass, 3D prints http://www.larsenal.com/fregate-georges-leygues-1-400-c2x16420205 Leading ship of a series of seven ASW frigates, the Georges Leygues stood in service in the French Navy ranks for about thirty years and was decommissioned in 2014. The upcoming 1/400 model from L'Arsenal has been CAD designed, with prototype parts printed with the best 3D printers on the market. The kit includes many resin and PE parts, it will be
  25. HARK HARK! From the headquarter: Excellent news, for you! Do not believe that I forgot you, but after many setbacks with the French Georges Leygues preparation, the 1:400 frigate is now at the production stage! Still no definite date, but a certainty, it should be under your Christmas tree by the end of this year :). To help you wait a little more, here are some pictures of this Jewel! And for the first time aboard a kit from l'Arsenal 2.0, complete mast and radar in direct 3D printing:
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