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January 2011

Tamiya delivers uncompromised quality with its 1/20 scale model kit.

By Dave Thibodeau
Published: January 7, 2011

The finished model looks menacing in its gloss black night-fighter scheme.

By Paul Boyer
Published: November 8, 2010

Cyber-hobby’s Meteor went together well and showed ample evidence of modelers’ influence in its development, with many features our hobby fraternity likes.

By Walt Fink
Published: November 8, 2010
The kit is an excellent value I can recommend wholeheartedly to all modelers.
By Phil Pignataro
Published: November 8, 2010

HobbyBoss supplies a decal instrument panel that fits the kit part perfectly and responds well to setting solution, settling over the raised detail.

By Jon Hergenrother
Published: November 8, 2010

The finished model is a fair representation of the aircraft.

By Paul Boyer
Published: November 8, 2010

Eduard’s kit may be a bit more than beginning modelers will want to try, but those who have previously tackled a couple of limited-production kits and can pay a great deal of attention to detail will enjoy this build.

By Al Jones
Published: November 8, 2010
The finished model looks spot-on for a DC-9, and scales out very close to published dimensions.
By Aaron Skinner
Published: November 8, 2010
If you like road wheels and return rollers, you’ll love the Voroshilovets – there are 32 road wheels on either side!
By John Plzak
Published: November 8, 2010

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