iModeler Reviews

Reviews of scale model kits, products and publications.

iModeler Review: 1/32 Revell Messerschmitt Bf-109G-6

After finishing the last 1/32 Hasegawa Bf-109, an F-2, I told myself I was finally "109ed out," that the airplane as a model held no suprises and no further interest to me. So naturally, when the neighborhood Walter White [...]

Review: Tamiya 1/32 F4U in-work

I received my new Tamiya F4U-1 Birdcage Corsair a few weeks ago and I've been making steady progress on it. The thing that strikes me the most with this kit is just how well engineered this kit is. The first picture shows all the major [...]

iModeler Review: Dana Bell “P-40 Warhawk”

God of Research Dana Bell presents the most detailed and useful book about the early P-40 - the P-40, P-40B and P-40C - available for modelers. And just in time! If I told you more I'd have to shoot you, but in the foreseeable future [...]

iModeler Review: Airfix 1/72 Hawker Typhoon IB

Hawker Typhoon Mk.IB 1/72 scale Airfix Kit No. A02041 72 gray parts 2 clear parts 2 marking options Airfix kits seem to be getting a little better, and better, with each new release. Having said that, I’ve thought that after Hornsby [...]

iModeler review: 1/72 Airfix Gloster Gladiator Mk 1

This article has been sumbitted by Gregor de Ste Croix - Ed. Here is perhaphs your first look at the new Airfix Gladiator which hit the shops last week. Hopefully as you will see this is without doubt the most affordable (£7.99) modern [...]

Review: Zvezda 1/48 Yak-3 video review

(link) Zvezda's new-tool 1/48 Yakovlev Yak-3 appears to be a gem of a kit. Video review by ScaleModelAircraft, via YT.

Video review: Roden 1/48 T-28B Trojan

(link) Another video kit review from BlackSheep0ne on YouTube, this time scrutinizing the 1/48 scale Roden T-28B Trojan.

Review: Wingnut Wings 1/32 Sopwith Triplane

(link) A 15-minute detailed inbox review of the new Wingnut Wings 1/32 Sopwith Triplane kit. By BlackSheep0ne, via YouTube.

iModeler Review: CyberHobby 1/72 DeHavilland Vampire FB.5

CyberHobby 1/72 DeHavilland Vampire FB.5 Kit # 5085 Parts: 40+ Retail price: usd 24. 95 The DeHaviland Vampire FB.5 is the single-seat, fighter-bomber version of Britain’s second production jet fighter. Powered by the Goblin 2 turbojet [...]

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

(link) 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.