kit review

  1. Bluebeard

    Kit review Maristella Ragusian Galleon 16th Century 1:59 Scale

    We already know about the good quality kits that Zoran from Marisstella models are producing and also have seen a few of Marisstella building logs that we have in this forum. This Maristella kit I'm about to review, is in the top of my list of my models to be built. I say this because it has the...
  2. Robboxxx

    Kit review Stern section HMS Enterprize in 1/160 scale by Unicorn models

    Some time ago I followed on a Facebook page the development of this kit. I was very interested because I like small scale models. I love the chinese kits but they are to big for me. I'm a fan of the Phillip Reed models, small and full of detail. Therefor when this kit became available, I had to...
  3. B

    Kit review 1/200 SMS Seydlitz

    I have always liked the battleships of the First World War, especially the Germans, but I did not find what I was looking for, there were some at 1/350 scale, but they were small, then there were the gpm ones on paper, but it was not exactly what What I wanted, and then the mz modellbau models...
  4. Bluebeard

    Kit review U.S.S Constitution Cross-Section 1797 1:76 Scale Designed by Ken Foran

    Ok Guys, here is the review of the Connie Cross Section. Sorry about some of the pictures are a bit fuzzy, I was shooting in at a hurry because I had to return the shoot box. I hope you have room in the house, this is a 32" high espectacular model.
  5. Bluebeard

    Kit review Charles W. Morgan Whaling Bark 1:64 scale - Model Shipways

    Most of you guys know this fact but let me just start with a brief history according to MS. The Morgan was originally built fully-rigged, but right after the Civil War she was modified to become a double top sail bark. Her wailing days came to an end 1921 with the decline whale oil prices. She...
  6. Bluebeard

    Kit review Syren US Brig - Model Shipways Scale 1:64

    Hello to everyone. Today’s review will be from Model Shipways “Syren US Brig”. Super rainy day here in Miami but I managed to get to the store and prep. my little shoot box/table.
  7. Bluebeard

    Kit review USF Essex - Model shipways - scale 1:76.8

    Hello guys: Here is my first review of many to come from Model Shipways distributed by Model Expo. I’m sorry I don’t have a high end camera and all of the pictures are taken from IPhone, so I hope at least you can have a peek at what’s inside of all of these great models.
  8. Uwek

    Kit review HMS GRANADO (1742) - section - kit No.2 - POF in scale 1:48 by CAF model

    Kit Review: PART 1 HMS GRANADO (1742) section - kit No.2 Plank On Frame in scale 1:48 by CAF model since several months we were able to follow the development of this amazing kit in one of our topics https://shipsofscale.com/sosforums/threads/caf-granado-1-48.5628/ -> so we all want now to see...
  9. WarrLight

    Kit review Box Opening-1:50 Royal Caroline ZHL/YuanQing

    I promised some of our friends over at another thread that I will show the contents of the kit that I purchased from ZHL for US$258. This is the Royal Caroline 1:50 scale, not to be confused with the exquisite (and much more expensive) 1:30 Royal Caroline with all the bells and whistles. The...
  10. Heinrich

    Kit review BLUENOSE SCHOONER POF MODEL -1:72 – YuanQing Models

    Ever since YuanQing announced their model of the renowned Canadian Schooner - Bluenose on SOS, it has created considerable interest. https://shipsofscale.com/sosforums/threads/full-rib-bluenose-finished As to the history of Bluenose, so much has been said and written that there is not much...
  11. Uwek

    Kit review LE COUREUR - french lugger - POF-kit in scale 1:48 by CAF

    Kit Review: PART 1 LE COUREUR french lugger POF-kit in scale 1:48 by CAF since several months we were able to follow the development of this amazing kit in one of our topics https://shipsofscale.com/sosforums/threads/1-48-le-coureur-1776.4661/ -> so we all want now to see the final content...
  12. Uwek

    Kit review LE COUREUR - french lugger - POF-kit in scale 1:48 by CAF

    Kit Review: PART 1 LE COUREUR french lugger POF-kit in scale 1:48 by CAF since several months we were able to follow the development of this amazing kit in one of our topics https://shipsofscale.com/sosforums/threads/1-48-le-coureur-1776.4661/ -> so we all want now to see the final content...
  13. Jimsky

    Kit review LEUDO Vinaino POB, Scale 1:48 - by Falkonet (Russia)

    Just got today in the mail. Wondering what inside? Is it a wooden kit or? Intrigued already? Well...keep visiting this page to reveal the mystery... Need daylight to take photos, most likely on the weekend. Stay tuned...
  14. Uwek

    Kit review Cutter HMS ALERT 1777 - POF in scale 1:48 - by TRIDENT MODEL

    Kit Review: Cutter HMS ALERT 1777 POF in scale 1:48 by TRIDENT MODEL in the beginning some older renderings of the 3D-model - when I receive actual one´s I will change them Trident Models is a very new chinese manufacturer (since 2018) and this model is the very first kit they produce on a...
  15. paulv1958

    Occre Ulises Tug Boat

    The Ulises Tugboat is a kit tugboat made by Occre. It is based on a steam tug of the 1900's and is 1:30 in scale. The web site states 'The Ulises model was an ocean-going tug. During the sixties, maritime traffic was very intense, the coming and going of goods crossing seas and oceans around...
  16. T

    Kit review 1/350 USS Misssouri (or any Iowa class) by Joyyard

    I just received the Joyyard Missouri kit. A cursory inspection shows that the advertisement hype is no exaggeration. Even the packaging is first class. The PE is in a separate box wrapped like a piece of jewelry. The details are really outstanding. The instruction manual is full color and...
  17. K

    Kit review Victory's (Amati) Pegasus 1:64 kit. Part 2

    A review of the Swan-class sloop model, Pegasus, designed by Chris Watton and produced by Amati under their Victory brand. Part 2. The Rest. There are six reels of black thread, seven reels of natural and four hanks, one black and three natural, including anchor hawse rope. None of the...
  18. K

    Kit review Victory's (Amati) Pegasus 1:64 kit. Part 1

    A review of the Swan-class sloop model, Pegasus, designed by Chris Watton and produced by Amati under their Victory brand. Part 1 Inside the reasonably stout box, the larger laser-cut items are all contained and protected inside plastic bags. There are separate bags for the copper plates and...
  19. Heinrich

    Kit review BATAVIA - KOLDERSTOK

    Dear Friends I have been asked by Maarten and Uwe to submit a kit review on my newly acquired Kolderstok model of the Batavia VOC Spiegelretourschip. This is I do with pleasure. On Tuesday 28 January, I ordered the VOC Retourschip (Return Ship), Batavia from Hans Nieuwkoop - the founder and...
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