10th FNSS PlasticBattle Armor Modeling Show was held in Ankara on 16-17th September with participation of 305 competition models by 124 modelers and 30+ display models.
Sponsored by FNSS Defense Systems, hosting was admirable with professional technical support, all-day drink services, lunch and cookouts, souvenirs like t-shirts with show logo, magnets and pins.
A decennial modeling magazine; ACV-15 Special issue is published for the show offering history, technical data, paint schemes, references photos and models for ACV-15 in Turkish and English. It includes three step by step articles on building two different versions of ACV-15 and a diorama with vehicle on assembly line. An e-book version of the magazine will be available soon and can be downloaded free. If interested, please contact me.
Workshops was held by two masters; Volker Bembennek on diorama building and Radek Pituch of Rado Miniatures on figure sculpting.
About Engin Kayral (Graywolf) FROM: IZMIR, TURKEY / TüRKçE
Born in 1962,married and having 2 sons. I started modelling about 8 years old building USS Fletcher with mom. It was a model dad brought from USA., I think in those days only a few people in Turkey had info on scale model kits. Grown as an AF officer son , I built many aircraft models in years. Som...