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Description and Price:
Helmets 1939 (with liners)
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above: USD$4.00 in North America
|Contents and Media:
||Five parts in
Perfect casting; amazing and subtle cast texture;
excellent detail; simple casting block removal and cleanup; useful as
figure or armour accessories; Polish accessories are
||Some of the carefully-cast texture
will be removed when cleaning up the casting strip.
Reviewed by Brett Green
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Ultracast present a new resin helmet set to compliment their range. This set includes five
1/35 scale Polish helmets from 1939.
As to be expected with Ultracast's products, these helmets are beautifully
cast in pale yellow resin. Ultracast has faithfully reproduced the rough surface
texture of the full-sized helmet. My eyesight isn't too bad, but I confess that
I had to resort to a magnifying glass to really appreciate this subtle feature.
Really nice work!
The helmets are identical. They are connected to a resin block via a
thin wafer of material. The helmets may be snapped off and cleaned up with a
The liner detail is very well done.
It is great to see these less well-covered subjects treated to Ultracast's
high production values. These helmet sets will be very helpful for early-war
Thanks to Kevin at
Ultracast for the review samples.
The full catalogue of Ultracast accessories, conversions and figures may be
viewed and purchased at
Ultracast's Web Site.
Review Copyright © 2002 by
Images Courtesy Ultracast Website
Page Created 03 March, 2002
Last updated 22 July, 2003
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