REVELL 1/72 F-89D/J SCORPION

INTERMEDIATE BUILD

Toni Canfora revisits his stash of early 1990s kits and finds that Revell’s 1/72 F-89 Scorpion still has plenty of 'sting' after more than 30 years.

REVELL 1/72 F-89D/J SCORPION

It has been said before, but we are truly experiencing a golden era of scale modelling – at least in terms of kit releases – with a seemingly endless stream of new toolings. In general, the quality of new kits is extraordinary, considering parameters such as surface detail, decals and parts count. Accuracy has also improved, although appalling flaws can still occasionally spoil brand-new mouldings.

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