iModeler Reviews

Reviews of scale model kits, products and publications.

Video review: 1/48 Kitty Hawk F-35B Lightning II

A welcome new addition in the 1/48 aircraft category is the F-35 Ligtning II Joint Strike Fighter produced by Kitty Hawk. Video review by ReblRC61 on Youtube.

Video review: Meng 1/48 Messerschmitt Me-410B-2/U4

This is a 5-minute video review of the 1/48 Messerschmitt Me-410B-2/U4 heavy fighter produced by Meng. Reviewed by Dusan Lekic (ScaleModelAircraft), via YouTube.

Video review: Trumpeter 1/32 scale A-1D/AD-4 Skyraider.

Here is a 30-minute long detailed inbox review of Trumpeter's new 1/32 scale A-1D/AD-4 Skyraider. Produced by BlackSheep0ne from Willis Hobbies.

iModeler Review: Eduard 1/48 Spitfire Mk IXc late version

The new 1/48th scale Eduard Spitfire Mk IX has been out for a few weeks by now and a number of reviews and quick builds have already surfaced around the web. The consensus seem to be that this is a great kit in all respects, with correct dimens[...]

iModeler Review: Tamiya 1/72 Ilyushin IL-2 Shturmovik

A few months ago, Tamiya released what is, most likely, the new standard for 1/48 IL-2 Shturmovik. The kit has thus been lauded for its engineering, beauty, and ease of assembly. There was also, as I remember, a bit of controversy regarding[...]

iModeler Review: Airfix 1/48 Spitfire P.R. XIX

Martin asked me a couple weeks ago if I would do the first "formal" (i.e., commissioned") review for iModeler, of the new Airfix 1/48 Spitfire P.R. XIX. Saying "yes" was easy and within a week the box showed up here at l'Chateau du Chat. There[...]

Eduard 1/72 Messerschmitt Bf 110E video review

Here's a video in-box review of one of the potential awards in this month's iModeler contest, the excellent 1/72 Messerschmitt Bf 110 by Eduard. The type series was opened by the E version (subject of the shown Profipack boxing) which was si[...]