iModeler Reviews

Reviews of scale model kits, products and publications.

Eduard 1/48 North American P-51D Mustang – Kit preview

The 2019 edition of the Moson Model Show is on this weekend, and we're starting traditionally with new kit news presented at the show. And not just any news - this one is likely to be the bombshell kit release of the year. Courtesy of the Edua[...]

iModeler Review – Border Model 1/35 Pz.Kpfw.IV Ausf. G

Border Model Pz.Kpfw.IV Ausf. G Mid/Late Scale: 1/35 Kit No: BT-001 Pros: Excellent detail, link-and-length tracks, PE skirts, bonus metal barrel, 10 marking options Cons: Instructions have some issues, see text Although not as famous as the [...]

Review: OK-JET Airport Passenger Loading Jetway, 1/144, plastic model kit, Bra.Z. Models

REVIEW: OK - JET AIRPORT PASSENGER LOADING JETWAY (TRIPLE STAGE GLASS TYPE TUBE). I bring you the first review of the OK-JET AIRPORT PASSENGER LOADING JETWAY model kit. PACKAGING: the kit is packed in a cardboard box. The box is solid, so it p[...]

Kit Review: 1/32 scale P-51D-5NA Mustang, Revell of Germany, kit number 03944, Part 2

This is the second part of the kit review as promised earlier. This portion will cover the plastic parts of this big 1/32 scale "early" Mustang D model. Writing up a kit review is surprisingly easy. Now that Martin and his staff have added th[...]

Kit Review: 1/32 scale P-51D-5NA Mustang, Revell of Germany, kit number 03944, Part 1

This kit review will be in two parts. Sadly this one is no longer being produced at the moment. All of the molds have been purchased by a new company when the parent company of Revell went bankrupt a little while ago, so hopefully it will get[...]

Review – SBS 1:72 PZL P.1 prototype fighter kit

Hi All! This is a quick review on SBS new/old PZL P.1 prototype fighter kit. Old because they took over the Arma Hobby’s masters and new because they reworked it slightly. The PZL P.1 was a Polish fighter manufactured by the PZL state-owned fac[...]

Yahu Models Instument Panel Review… Revell of Germany 1/32 P-51D Mustang “early”, and Tamiya 1/48 F4U Corsair

I received these aftermarket instrument panels in the mail a few days ago, and wanted to do a quick review on them. I'll give you two guesses as to what my upcoming plans are for builds in the near future........... :) First up is the 1/32 sc[...]

Build Review – Airfix 1/48 Bristol Blenheim Mk.IF

Building the Airfix Blenheim does not differ from any other aircraft – construction starts with the cockpit. So instead of walking through the whole routine I will focus on what my particular experience and thoughts are. There are a couple of[...]

Eduard 1/48 Fw-190A-2

From the outset of its development, the Fw-190 presented difficulties due to the designer’s decision to create the tightest cowling possible for the radial engine powerplant, in order to streamline the aircraft as much as possible. The hottest p[...]

1/144 A-Model C-7B Caribou – Unboxing

Goodday to all , This is a brief video unboxing review of my next aviation project the 1/144 scale DHC Caribou from A-Models. I may start this around mid March of 2019. Thanks !