The Stinson SM-1 Detroiter
A Pioneer Airliner of 1926
The six-seat Stinson SM-1D Detroiter was a braced high-wing monoplane which made its first flight on 25 January 1926. Seventy-five of the Wright J-5 powered versions were built, followed by 30 Wright J-6 powered aircraft. From 1928, SM-1 aircraft were used on scheduled services by Braniff Air Lines and... [click here for more]
The Grosse LouisA Victorian Science Fiction Balloon
The Grosse Louis was designed and constructed in response to the tragic loss of the renowned explorer Hugues Baschetand his friend Professor Théophile Picardduring their daring attempt to explore the interior of French Congo by balloon. Launched June 23rd 1899 from Brazzaville on the Congo River... [click here for more]
Zeppelin L-59A paper kit for wargaming with 28mm figures.
The Reviresco kit of the Zeppelin L-59 consists of 12 sheets and is designed for wargaming with 28mm figures. The finished kit measures 26 x 4.5 x 6 inches; truly impressive on the game table. The kit is not our usual 1/64th scale it is more, what you might call, Toy Scale. By combining a 1/64th scale Control... [click here for more]