Article Directory: Reviews

Reviews of scale model kits, products and publications.

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

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

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

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

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

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 […]

Dunkirk – see it!

Go see Dunkirk. A cinematic masterpiece. Truly a work of art. My screenwriting partner and I walked out just blown away by the thought a mind could conceive it and then carry it out. The slicing and dicing of the […]

My “Model of the Month” Award Kit Just Arrived! (1/350 Hobby Boss Dunkerque review)

I was very proud and to be awarded the ”Model of the Month” in April and I’m even more happy now that the award kit has arrived. @editor Martin, our editor, sent me a list of kits to choose from, […]

Caudron C.600 Aiglon 1:72 SBS Model – first look

Oops, they did it again! As may everybody knows in the scale modeling world (or at least on this site) the Moson Model Show just finished last weekend. Beside the extraordinary exhibition, competition and exchange (model market) this is the […]

Airfix 1/48th P-40B Warhawk Build Review, Part 2

After having had a look at what is in the box in part 1 (http://imodeler.com/2017/03/airfix-148th-p-40b-warhawk-build-review-part-1/), it is time to actually start building this thing. And we all know how this goes, right? Construction starts with the cockpit… You don’t say. […]

Airfix 1/48th P-40B Warhawk Build Review, Part 1

Previously… There have been a couple of attempts at the early P-40 in 48th scale over the years. The old Monogram kit and the Academy one have been around for quite some time. More recent offerings from Trumpeter and Bronco […]