MiniArt Releases Four Newly Tooled Kits MiniArt continues to deliver fresh kits to plastic modelers. The newly tooled introductions include three figure sets and one diorama kit. MiniArt’s figure kits are anatomically precise and their dress historically accurate. The Red Baron, Manfred von Richthofen, the WWI Flying Ace (item #5816032), is credited with 80 air combat victories. He is brought to life for MiniArt’s 1/16 Historical Figure Series with 30 precisely molded parts. The figure includes cap, perfectly creased uniform, boots, walking stick and medal. Even the Red Baron’s dog Moritz is included. The French Civilians kit (item #5838004), showcasing figures from the 1930s-1940s, joins the 1/35 Miniature Series. There are five figures: a French Gendarme, businessman, baker with bread basket, citizen and a priest. Kit includes 50 parts. Adding another kit to its 1/35 WWII Military Miniature collection, MiniArt debuts British Officers (item #5835165) featuring five figures. The kit has 52 parts. Assembly directions for figure kits include painting and finishing instructions as well. Minimart’s 1/35 Diorama Series gets a boost with the new Middle East Diorama (item #5836056) complete with base and war scarred buildings. 255 parts provide the realism, including historically correct exterior finishes, shutters, windows, doors, filigree balcony and other building features. The assembled diorama measures 14” x 10”.Model Rectifier Corporation is the exclusive U.S. distributor-marketer for MiniArt in the U.S.
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