Reviews

Welcome to the BRM Review Area, the place to both read and watch product reviews covering a plethora of railway modelling products from model locomotives and wagons through to glues and trees. Expect to see the hobby’s biggest names such as Hornby, Bachmann, Dapol and Heljan.

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Hornby SR luggage van

These new coaches from Hornby have left a lasting impression with Tony Wright,…

17 September 2021

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Dapol / Lionheart Mk. 1

Howard Smith examines this new range from Dapol / Lionheart, which he finds…

By Howard Smith | 09 September 2021

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Accurascale KUA flask wagon

Impressive is the most suitable adjective for Accurascale’s latest wagon, as…

02 September 2021

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Bachmann 4-BEP

The updating of this OO gauge model to include the different vehicle shows that…

13 August 2021

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Hornby pre-grouping four-wheeled brake

The manufacturer’s four-wheel Baggage Brake is appearing in numerous liveries.…

13 August 2021

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Cavalex Models 'Warflat'

Available exclusively from retailer Trains4U, these new bogie wagons are…

12 August 2021

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Hornby A2/3

The long-awaited missing link in the LNER express passenger locomotive history…

By Howard Smith | 11 August 2021

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Strike up the band, new figures from ModelU

If you have an empty bandstand on your layout, these people might be the perfect…

By Phil Parker | 28 July 2021

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ModelU photographer figures

There can't be many reading this who haven't taken a photo of a train. Now you…

By Phil Parker | 05 July 2021

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Heljan AEC Railcar

The concept of a diesel-powered railcar was perhaps a little ahead of its time…

By Howard Smith | 17 June 2021

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Heljan Clayton Type 1

For modellers of the Scottish and North of England regions in O gauge, this new…

By Howard Smith | 17 June 2021

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ModelU Edwardian figures

New for those modelling the Edwardian period, 3D scanned and printed figures in…

By Phil Parker | 12 May 2021

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Heljan Class 25 (TMC Exclusive)

Following the arrival of Heljan's Class 25/2 and 25/3 locomotives, Andy York has…

10 May 2021

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Hornby Mk. 1 RB coach

Howard Smith finds much interest in this new release from the manufacturer,…

By Howard Smith | 07 May 2021

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Revolution Trains Class 92

Howard Smith feels this first RTR locomotive produced by Rapido Trains for the…

By Howard Smith | 06 May 2021

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