iModeler Reviews

Reviews of scale model kits, products and publications.

I Will Run Wild hits the big time

Just got this passed along this afternoon from the publicist handling "I Will Run Wild." Not bragging (well, proud for sure) but this sort of thing almost never happens to books in this genre, and sure has never happened to me. Kirkus Reviews [...]

1/700 scale EV Models Indonesian Navy Sigma class Frigate – Unboxing

Greetings all , This is another unboxing of the resin kit from EV models which is the Indonesian Navy Sigma class frigate. This brand produces satisfactory resin kits in 1/700 scale and focuses on uncommon navies of various nations. The kit co[...]

1/700 scale RSS Formidable (Singaporean Navy Frigate) Bigblueboy review

Greetings all , I've another brief unboxing of the resin molded kit which comes from Bigblueboy brand. The vessel inside is the Singaporean Navy Formidable class frigate is which currently is active service. Overall there aren't many part insi[...]

1/700 scale Dragon USS Independence CVL-22 – Unboxing

Welcome all, here is another unboxing of the Dragon kit USS Independence CVL-22 which I will be doing in the near future. Overall its a good kit the only variant out there in 1/700. Link Below :

1/72 scale Valom Scottish Aviation Twin Pioneer

Greetings all , This is another review unboxing of the Valom brand 1/72 scale post WWII RAF Scottish Aviation Twin Pioneer full review. Link Below :

1/700 scale Five Star 3D Resin Naval Figures

Welcome to all , First and foremost be strong we can beat the pandemic , best time for us modelers to spend this hour to finish our unbuild kits. Anyhow this is an unboxing of the Five Star brand resin naval figures which I will be using in my[...]

Airfix 1/48 P-51D-5 Mustang

The 361st Fighter Group and “Lou IV”: The 361st Fighter Group, comprising the 374th, 375th and 376th Fighter Squadrons, came into existence on February 10, 1943 at Richmond Army Air Base, Virginia. The unit was formed with trained personnel fro[...]

Airfix 1/72 Blackburn Buccaneer S.2C

HISTORY As the Cold War deepened, the Soviet Navy underwent expansion. The most important aspect of that in the 1950s was the Sverdlov-class cruisers; classed as light cruisers, they were fast and well-armed. Like the German "pocket battleships[...]

Just arrived – Mikro-Mir 1/48 DeHavilland DH88 Comet

Just arrived an hour ago from Ukraine. $65 delivered via eBay. I've long thought the DH88 Comet was one of the best-looking 1930s airplanes, and have wanted a 1/48 kit for a long time. Finally, Mikro-Mir delivers! Looking through what's in the[...]

iModeler at the Movies

Well, it must be a great show that survives a poor host. 101 members, 85 topics, and way more than 2,000 posts! Despite (or perhaps because of) my absence recently - this Group has been an outstanding success in terms of bringing the c[...]