iModeler Reviews

Reviews of scale model kits, products and publications.

Eduard 1/48 Hind D review

Clear Prop 1/48 Curtiss Hawk H-75N

The Curtiss Model 75 was developed by Donovan A. Berlin, a former Northrop designer, and had more in common with earlier Northrop aircraft than with any previous Curtiss design. It was an all-metal low-wing monoplane, with a fully retractable un[...]

Eduard 1/72 Hurri Story review

Eduard 1/48 Spitfire Vc

The Airplane: The Spitfire Vc was developed from experience with the Spitfire Vb and began to appear in 1942. Unlike the earlier version, which was essentially a Spitfire I airframe “beefed up” around the engine mounts to allow use of a Merlin [...]

Zvezda 1/350 Delta IV ‘TULA review

TAMIYA P-51D MUSTANG 1/32 Scale Aircraft Series (video preview)

TAMIYA 1/32 Aircraft Series No.22 North American P-51D Mustang™ Video preview: Tamiya has reproduced this famous aircraft with high level of accuracy and attention to detail! Excellent scale kit! DISCLAIMER: I am NOT!! being paid to promote th[...]

1/48 Great Wall Hobbies Mig-29 9-12 Early Review

INTRODUCTION The MiG-29 9-12 aka MiG-29A “NATO Code Name: Fulcrum” was originally thought by NATO as the lightweight companion fighter to the Su-27 in the Soviet version of the F-X fighter program and the equivalent of the F-16 in terms of perfo[...]

Revell 1/48 Bristol Beaufighter TF.X review

Eduard 1/48 Spitfire HF Mk. VIII

The Airplane: While the Spitfire IX was both better-known and produced in far larger numbers, the Spitfire VIII represents the high-point of development of the Merlin-powered Spitfire variants. Basically an unpressurized Mk.VII, the Spitfire V[...]

Eduard 1/48 Camel & CO, review