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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Revolution Trains KUA nuclear flask wagons

Howard Smith examines this impressive twin-pack of nuclear flask wagons for 'N'.

By Howard Smith | 09 February 2021

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Cavalex BBA/BLA wagons

Keen to investigate the intricacies of these bogie steel-carrying wagons from…

12 January 2021

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Locomotion Models Terrier Exclusive

Andy York re-visits the Dapol/Rails 0-6-0T 'Terrier', this time in arguably its…

12 January 2021

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Accurascale PTA JTA JUA hopper wagons

Andy York examines these models of the rugged bogie tippler wagons associated…

12 January 2021

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Irish Railway Models CIE weed spray wagons

These container wagons convey modular weed-killing equipment to keep Ireland's…

14 December 2020

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Bachmann Thomas The Tank Engine

Phil Parker can’t help but be impressed with this new faithfully-recreated…

By Phil Parker | 14 December 2020

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Murphy Models 121 Class

Find out why this latest Bo-Bo diesel from Murphy Models has encouraged Howard…

By Howard Smith | 14 December 2020

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Graham Farish Stanier 8F

Andy York believes the 8F is one of the most attractive of large freight steam…

14 December 2020

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Bachmann Midland Railway 1532 Class

Bachmann has gone to remarkable lengths in catering for the variations through…

14 December 2020

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Dapol 34T 'Turbot' wagon

A bogie engineers' wagon with looks to boot – Howard Smith reviews this latest…

By Howard Smith | 06 October 2020

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Graham Farish Mk. 2F coaches

In 2018, Bachmann Branchline launched its BR Mk. 2F coaching stock for OO gauge.…

06 October 2020

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Bachmann 2-HAP

Intrigued by this latest EMU from Bachmann, Andy York takes a closer look.

06 October 2020

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Bachmann and Graham Farish HKA wagons

With rule in hand and eyes peeled, Andy York inspects this bogie hopper wagon to…

05 October 2020

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Locomotion Models Heljan Class 33 exclusive

Produced exclusively for the National Railway Museum's model railway arm…

10 September 2020

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Hornby 0-2-2T 'Rocket'

Andy York provides an overview of this miniaturisation of Stephenson's…

10 September 2020

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