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Reviews of scale model kits, products and publications.

Airfix 1/48 P-40B – some background notes in review

by Tom Cleaver on November 22, 2016 in Reviews -- 27 Comments

It’s likely everyone will be doing this kit soon, so here are some notes on construction and some detail information on AVG airplanes. As the four assembly photos demonstrate, if you take care in assembly, you will not use any […]

Bronco P-40C

by Rob Pollock on September 17, 2016 in Reviews -- 16 Comments

For all you P-40 afficianados, Bronco have released a new P-40C in 1/48, price around $50. Check out the extensive review of the kit posted today at themodellingnews.com. http://www.themodellingnews.com/2016/09/build-review-bronco-models-48th-scale.html

Landscapes of War – The Greatest Guide – Dioramas Vol…

by Rob Pollock on April 1, 2016 in Reviews -- 3 Comments

Landscapes of War (The Greatest Guide – Dioramas) Vol. 1 Rodrigo Hernández Cabos Acción Press Softback, A4 format, colour, 112pp, English ISBN 9788495464835 £17.99 This book of diorama projects is the result of the author’s half century of modelling experience […]

MR. PAINT Acrylic Paint for Airbrushing

by Michelle Edwards on February 25, 2016 in Reviews -- 8 Comments

MR.PAINT is a Slovak firm who focus on producing paints for modellers. Their colours allow modellers to use authentic colours and tones and to be assured that they are correct. The paints we have are designed specifically to be used […]

Detail and Scale Demon iBook

by Don Smith on November 29, 2015 in Reviews -- 3 Comments

I was the lucky recipient of the recently published Deail and Scale monograph of the McDonnel Douglas Demon, which was offered on this site. It was my first iBook and to be honest, I didn’t expect to like it all […]

Detail and Scale, F9F Cougar

by Jaime Carreon on November 20, 2015 in Reviews -- 2 Comments

I was also able to secure a copy of the Detail and Scale series on the F9F Cougar a few days ago. Greg Kittinger posted a pretty comprehensive review here, and most of my impressions mirror his. This is my […]

iBook review – F9F Cougar by Detail & Scale

by Greg Kittinger on November 18, 2015 in Reviews -- 8 Comments

As I was able to secure the F9F Cougar Detail & Scale eBook offered yesterday, I’m posting my review here. Obviously any serious modeler will be familiar with the printed versions of these books, so as to general content I’ll […]

The new SBS D.H. 88 Comet 1:72 – in box review

by Gábor Szabó on September 8, 2015 in Reviews -- 12 Comments

Hi Everyone! This little gem arrived yesterday onto my desk. The long waited SBS Comet resin super kit! Actually the kit debuted at the 2015 Moson Show but sell so well that You have to wait for it! Csaba was […]

First look: Pilot Replicas 1/48 Saab J 21A-3

by Tom Cleaver on August 28, 2015 in Reviews -- 4 Comments

My review kit of the new Pilot Replicas Saab J 21A-3 fighter-bomber arrived in yesterday’s mail. I first became aware of this airplane when I received William Green’s “All The World’s Aircraft: 1954” for my 10th birthday present. I attribute […]

Airfix 1/48 Spitfire I

by Tom Cleaver on July 23, 2015 in Reviews -- 17 Comments

The Supermarine Spitfire is the most famous and recognizable British airplane ever built and as close to immortal as any airplane will ever get. The Spitfire I first appeared in RAF squadron service in the summer of 1938. Harder to […]