Article Directory: Reviews

Reviews of scale model kits, products and publications.

Tamiya #61115 1/48 scale Ki-61 Hien (Tony) kit review

Earlier this afternoon my Hien arrived. Here’s a photo of the box end…………. Needless to say, I am very excited about it! This new kit can be summed up in one word. FANTASTIC! Tamiya has produced another 1/48 scale masterpiece. […]

Maketar Masks

These are a few sample mask sets from Maketar. Many different types and scales available. Their website has full details with distributor information. They offer great flexibility of requirements across many subject types. Thought I’d share the link: http://www.shop.maketar.com

Thunder Model 1/35 Case VAI Tractor – Build Review

What now? Between all the new kit announcements over the last couple of months, one in particular struck my interest. A new company by the name of Thunder Model was about to release their first kit, a Case VAI tractor […]

Airfix 1/48 P-40B/C Tomahawk II

Erik Shilling – The Tiger’s Tiger: It was hot on Don Muang Airport outside Bangkok on December 10, 1941, as the humidity increased with the rising tropic sun. The crews of the 60th, 62nd and 98th Sentais sweated to ready […]

Banshee Build Review

Jetheads alert! Kitty Hawk’s new 1/48 Banshee is put through its paces at The Modelling News. The Modelling News: Building the Big Blue Banshee – Kitty Hawk's 48th scale F2H-2

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

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

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…

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

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

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 […]