Monthly Archives: January 2017

Upcoming Tamiya static kits to be presented at Nuremberg Toy Fair 2017

12671 Zimmerit Coating Sheet für 1/48 Elefant
12674 1/6 Link Type Motorcycle Chain
16042 1/6 Honda CRF 1000L Africa Twin
14001 1/12 Yamaha YZR500 Grand Prix Racer
24124 Mitsubishi Pajero / Montero Sports Option
25180 Israeli Tank M51 & Photo Etched Parts-Set
25181 1/350 Bismarck 1941 Detail Up Set
25410 1/35 Samurai Warriors (4 Figures)
25411 1/35 Samurai Warriors (8 Figures)
32589 German Heavy Tank Destroyer Elefant
32591 1/48 Sturmtiger
35352 British Infantry Tank Mk.III Valentine Mk.II/IV
35355 1/35 Matilda MkIII/IV Red Army
37025 British Cruiser Tank Mk.VI Crusader Mk.III
70226 Water Scooter

Upcoming Tamiya RC parts to be presented at Nuremberg Toy Fair 2017

47333 TT-02 A-Parts (Blue)
47334 TT-02 A-Parts (White)
47335 TT-02 D-Parts (Blue)
47336 TT-02 D-Parts (White)
47337 TT-02B B-Parts (Blue)
47338 TT-02B B-Parts (White)
47339 TT-02 Lower Deck hard (Blue)
47340 TT-02 Lower Deck hard (White)
54737 Matte Plated Silver Dish Wheels (26mm, +2)
54740 TA07 D Parts (Suspension Arms, Medium)
54741 On Road Racing Truck Wheels black (2+2)
54742 Cross Country Tire & Spring Set (GF-01)
54743 TA07 Carbon Fibre Reinforced A-Parts
54744 TA07 Carbon Fibre Reinforced K-Parts
54745 TA07 Carbon Fibre Reinforced Lower Deck
54746 TA07 Carbon Damper Stay Set
54747 Low Friction Resin Susp.Ball (8)
54748 4WD Buggy Front Dish Wheels yellow (Hex)
54749 Buggy Rear Dish Wheels yellow (Hex)
54750 High Lift Matte Plated A-Parts (Gearbox)
54751 TA07 Center Shaft Bridge
54752 TT-02 Steering Upgrade Parts Set
54753 TT-02 CVA Super Mini Shock Set
56541 Front Wheels 22mm white
56542 Rear Wheels 22mm white
56543 Wheels 30mm white (Hex, 2pcs)
56544 Ball Bearing Wheels 30mm white (2)
64408 TAMIYA RC Line Up Vol 1 – 2017

Tamiya 61115 1/48 Kawasaki Ki-61-Id HIEN aircraft camouflage painting technique video
1/48 Puromodera a distinctive paint know-how of “mottled camouflage” of the masterpiece machine series No.115, “Kawasaki Type 3 fighter Hien type I Ding” Mr. Shinji Hasegawa of Mr. Hasegawa introduces it with the demonstration. This time we will show you two ways of using airbrush and finishing with brush painting.

Even more future Tamiya RC (re-)releases to be presented at Nuremberg Toy Fair 2017 & high resolution images of all

Names are still tentative

47347 Racing Fighter Chrome
56352 Mercedes-Benz Arocs
58643 Grasshopper II (2017)
58644 Ferrari F12TdF (2016 special version of F12berlinetta)

One week till the Nuremberg Toy Fair Spielwarenmesse 2017 – Tamiyablog Online Poll

Exactly one week left from the biggest toy fair in the world, the Nuremberg Toy Fair Spielwarenmesse 2017, from which we will report live like every year on the news from our beloved model company, Tamiya.

To match even better your needs in getting information as quickly as possible we have prepared just a single question poll which would kindly ask you to follow, its just a couple of seconds and does not need any registration. The question is only about where the live news will be posted first, our website or our facebook site, as a bit later anyway both will be “synchronized”.

Tamiyablog Online Poll

By the way our reports are not just the usual new official item lists and catalogue photos which anyway mostly leak already before the show. We try to encapture and share you the feeling of this great celebration and excitement of our hobby.

Thank you for your support and hope you enjoy our efforts.
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Some future Tamiya Mini 4WD releases to be presented at Nuremberg Toy Fair 2017

18646 JR DCR-01 – MA Chassis
18647 JR Starter Pack MA Power Spec – Blast Arrow
18085 JR Lupine Racer – VS Chassis
18086 JR Dog Racer – Super II Chassis
19450 JR Spin Cobra Premium – Super II Chassis
95308 JR The Bigwig RS – Super II Chassis
15511 JR Lg Dia LP Tires/6-Sp Wheels – Large Diameter/Low Profile
15513 JR Low Profile Tire/Wheel Set – 5-Spoke
95312 JR Body Set DCR-01 – Gun Metal
95301 JR 13mm Ball-Race Rollers – LW Aluminum (Ringless)
95314 JR Slimline Mass Damper Set – Black
95316 JR AR Fluorescent Chassis – Orange