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Kitty Hawk 1/48 UH-1D “Huey” – Build Review, Part 1

by Rob Pollock on September 10, 2017 in Reviews -- 15 Comments

Bell UH-1D/H Iroquois (Huey) Scale: 1/48 Manufacturer: Kitty Hawk Manufacturer Website: https://www.kittyhawkmodel.com/ Ref.KH80154 MSRP: £37.99/$55.99 A Brief History of the Type The Bell HU-1 Iroquois was developed in the 1950s for the US Army. The “HU” company development reference led […]

Tamiya 1/12 Kawasaki Ninja H2R – Build Review

by Harry Brogan on September 7, 2017 in Reviews -- 21 Comments

A Brief History The Kawasaki Ninja H2 is a “supercharged supersport” class motorcycle in the Ninja sportbike series, manufactured by Kawasaki Heavy Industries, featuring a variable-speed centrifugal-type supercharger. The H2R with 310 horsepower and 326 horsepower with ram air, is […]

Gaspatch 1/48 Henschel Hs 123 A1 – Kit Review

by Roberto Colaianni on September 4, 2017 in Reviews -- 11 Comments

Gaspatch, a new brand, has previously released just one complete aircraft kit, when in 2017 they produced two versions of the HS-123, first the B1 version and shortly after the A1. The subject was previously covered by the old ESCI […]

Miniart 1/35 T-54B Early Version – Build Review, Part 2

by Boris Rakic on September 4, 2017 in Reviews -- 16 Comments

After we took a look at what’s in the box (http://imodeler.com/2017/08/build-review-miniart-135-t-54b-early-version-part-1/), it is time to start building. But before you dive into the maze of sprues, I would suggest some preparatory work: – Take your Tamiya Tape and stick some […]

Tamiya 1/12 Kawasaki Ninja H2R – Kit Review

by Harry Brogan on September 4, 2017 in Reviews -- 5 Comments

This is the 1/12 scale Kawasaki Ninja H2R made by Tamiya. Kit number 14131. This kit was released in late 2016. Upon opening the box you are met with multiple part sprues in plastic bags. There are eight bags total […]

Beemax 1/20 McLaren MP4/2 1984 British GP – Kit Review

by Robert Aspinall on August 30, 2017 in Reviews -- 7 Comments

McLaren MP4/2 1984 British GP Aoshima Beemax 1/20 scale. Kit Beemax No.03 Price £50.20 (Grand Prix Models) To me the GP cars of this period are visually more attractive than their modern counterparts with their massively complex aerodynamics. Also a […]

Miniart 1/35 T-54B Early Production – Build Review, Part 1

by Boris Rakic on August 22, 2017 in Reviews -- 8 Comments

Things Change. If you have been an armor modeler for some time, you might have gotten used to certain givens – an abundance of German subjects, a certain lack of soft-skin vehicles, or an ever increasing amount of parts in […]

The hottest day of the year and the new air museum at Szolnok

by Milán Restár on August 6, 2017 in Reviews -- 15 Comments

I’m sure, yesterday was the hottest day of this year here in Hungary so it seemed like to be a good idea to take a short trip to the newly established Reptár Air Museum (www.reptar.hu) in Szolnok (something like 100 […]

Mantua Models 1/98 Ship’s Boats for HMS Victory – Kit Review

by Rob Pollock on August 2, 2017 in Reviews -- 5 Comments

Ship’s Boat Set 1:98 (for HMS Victory, Art.776) Mantua Models Art. 36530 £34, from http://www.mantuamodels.co.uk I recently completed HMS Victory (Constructo 1:94). However, the kit lacked a full compliment of boats, apart from two cutter-types which hung from the stern […]

1/350 Hobby boss Dunkerque

by Won-hui Lee on July 31, 2017 in Reviews -- 7 Comments

I didn’t posted a review for a while to visit Japan. So I’m sorry for the imodeler. I was fascinated by the Duke of Dunkerque. Her silhouette is so beautiful. It seemed like teaching me the beauty of the French […]