Article Directory: Reviews

Reviews of scale model kits, products and publications.

1/48 scale Airfix A05128 Boulton Paul Defiant kit review

Way back in October 2016, I was picked for the “random model of the month” award here on Imodeler. My Hobby Boss 1/48 scale F4F-3 “early”, (which was painted in a Yellow Wings paint scheme), was chosen. This is the […]

1942 Harley-Davidson WLA by Italeri

Background As the United States prepared for the likelihood of war in 1940, Harley-Davidson was tasked with building a general-purpose motorcycle for the US Army. Based upon their existing W-series bikes, the resulting bike used a high-compression twin-cylinder 45 cubic […]

1/48 scale ICM #48244, Dornier Do-17Z-2 kit review ……………. we have another winner !!!

A little while ago I posted an article on the new 1/48 scale ICM He-111. In that article I mentioned doing another review on the Do-17. This will give me an opportunity to try out the new format that Martin […]

1/48 ICM 48261 Heinkel He-111 H-3 Kit Review… and it’s a beauty !!!!!

Once I realized this 1/48 scale Heinkel 111 was out and available for purchase, I had to get my hands on a kit. After a phone call I had one on the way… thanks in part to the misses and […]

Thunder Model Scammell Pioneer Tank Transporter – Build Review, Part 3

You can find the first two parts of this build review here: Part 1: Kit overview (http://imodeler.com/2017/11/thunder-models-scammell-pioneer-tank-transporter-build-review-part-1/) Part 2: Tractor Unit (http://imodeler.com/2017/12/thunder-models-scammell-pioneer-tank-transporter-build-review-part-2/) The Trailer Unit As usually, I started by gluing all the multi-part assemblies to speed up the process […]

Christmas came a little earlier this year (review on Modelcollect’s new tool 1:72 B-2 Spirit)

Hi Mates, I could not miss this commonplace title but this “little” kit just arrived from the manufacturer. I made a pre order (in 2016) practically when they just formed as a future manufacturer and annunced their plan to make […]

Airfix 1/48 North American P-51D Mustang – Kit Review

This is a review of the new (2017) Airfix model kit of the ever popular P-51D Mustang in 1/48 scale. Box number is A05131. I suspect we don´t need to waste any time and space on the P-51 history so […]

Craft Tool Rack.

After seeing the DSPIAE Craft Tool Rack on the Internet a few weeks ago I thought I would treat myself, so I ordered one from Breveco Modelling. It arrived very well packaged in a nice strong box. On opening, I […]

1/32 Roden 0-2 Oh no!!!!!

Well I was really looking forward to this kit. There is a fair bit of flash but that is not really a concern. I am a reasonably competent modeller but I have to say aligning and bonding the upper fuselage […]

Eduard 1/48 Fw-190 A4 ProfiPACK – Kit review

Hello and welcome to this review. The kit was provided by iModeler for you, to have a closer look at this new Eduard release. Short description: • Kit no# 82142 (Fw-190 A4 ProfiPACK) • plastic parts: about 100, plus etched […]