iModeler Reviews

Reviews of scale model kits, products and publications.

Great Wall P-61B “Lady In The Dark”

Since it seems P-61s are suddenly popular here, I'm posting the review I did of the Great Wall Hobby kit at Modeling Madness a few years back, which may be of assistance to people. You can cut to the chase at the end which may save you both mone[...]

With winter comes news for russian planes on LP Models

Just released new 3D printed ladders for modern russian jets.

Caudron C.561 – 1:72 resin kit by SBS Model

Caudron C-461 and C-561 were built as French participants for the Coupe Deutsch de la Meurthe 1936. The two aircraft C-461 derived on the C-460 using the same engine Renault 456, while the single C-561 followed the type C-560 installing the engi[...]

Opening The Box! Copper State Models – Nieuport XXIII RFC 1/32

New Year’s Greeting iModellers! It is always great to find a kit-shaped package on the doorstep. Today the postman left me one from Latvia! Copper State Models changed hands a couple of years back, moving from Arizona to the Baltic. While it [...]

1/72 scale Italeri AH-1/AB-47 Bell review

My latest review on the Italeri smallest helicopter model which is the Bell-47 AH-1/AB-47 model kit which was released few years back.

2020: A Year in Review/Memoriam

It is 6PM on the last day of 2020 in So California, USA. It is Thursday, 9PM in New York and already most of the world it is 2021. 2020 started out with nothing unusual situation normal. It is an election year, the Super Bowl teams are s[...]

Still more news are coming from LP Models

thnx to our modeler friends we have new photo of our products. This shows you what you receive in box from us. No need to brush or cement just paint :) P.S. Models of airplanes are not included :-D Thnx for photos and models to David Lengyel

Quinta Studios 1/48 P-38F Interior Detail Set For The Tamiya Kit

As I was finally getting around to get started on the fairly new Tamiya P-38F/G Lightning. It's amazing it has been out for over a year. I have been building Tamiya kits in order that starting with Ki-84 Hayate Frank way back in 1992. So to[...]

1/72 scale Airfix De Havilland Heron Mk.II – Unboxing

Greetings all , This is a rebox kit which was released years ago (first released in 1959) that has been out of production ever since, was re-released by Airfix since last year (2019). The plastic sprues inside the seems rough and outdated as me[...]

Tamiya P-38H review

Herewith a review strictly for iModeler: History: The summer of 1943 finally saw the Fifth Air Force begin to receive the desperately-needed reinforcement and expansion that General Kenney had argued for since his arrival in Australia. Genera[...]