Category: Reviews

The kit reviews I’ve done

Hasegawa 1/32 Bf-109K-4

Hasegawa 1/32 Bf-109K-4

After the Corsair, I wanted a straightforward, not too involved build to end the year.  I was really enjoying 1/32 props, and was looking for a low parts count and something that would fit well.  Hasegawa’s Kurfurst fit the bill on that point.  Overall though, this was a “were they even trying?”.

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Tarangus 1/48 Viggen SF-37 build review

Tarangus 1/48 Viggen SF-37 build review

Back when I first opened the box and wrote that nice, optimistic review of the sprues, I was concerned that some of Tarangus’ design choices could prove problematic.

They did.

The Viggen was an absolute pain of a build, and every problem could and should have been fixed before they even cut the moulds.

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Italeri 1/48 RAH-66 Comanche

Italeri 1/48 RAH-66 Comanche

Back around the turn of the millennium, I loved the PC flight sim Comanche 3.  This took you into the world of a helicopter that blended stealth and firepower, having to figure out the best way to approach various mission profiles.  It was great fun, and it made me really like the RAH-66 Comanche.

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