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Bobcat Model 1/48 Yak-28P Firebar – Kit Review

by Stellan Schroeder Englund on September 17, 2017 in Reviews -- 28 Comments

A Yak-28P, who would have thought we would have a nice rendition of this important cold war warrior. It doesn´t come closer to a more Flash Gordon-esque aircraft than this, with huge engines, pointy things sticking out here and there, […]

Kitty Hawk 1/48 UH-1D “Huey” – Build Review, Part 3

by Rob Pollock on September 14, 2017 in Reviews -- 11 Comments

Into the final stages of the build now, but first I wanted to revisit a comment I made in Part 2 about the side vents at the base of the rotor mast. There have been one or two comments about […]

Kitty Hawk 1/48 UH-1D “Huey” – Build Review, Part 2

by Rob Pollock on September 12, 2017 in Reviews -- 15 Comments

The first part of this review can be found here: http://imodeler.com/2017/09/build-review-part-1-kitty-hawk-uh-1d-huey/ Main Construction Moving on with the main body of the machine, I’m now finding a few discrepancies – nothing major, but you need your wits about you. In these […]

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 -- 20 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 […]

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 […]

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

by Gábor Szabó on April 29, 2017 in Reviews -- 10 Comments

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 […]