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    2015 George Lee Judges' Grand Award - P-47D Thunderbolt, by Marc Schachter

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    2015 Best of Class, Best Ship - USS Intrepid CVA-11, by Ryan Labieniec

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    2015 Best of Class, Art Gerber Best Military Vehicle - M1126 Stryker, by Nathan LaPorte

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    2015 Best of Class, Best Automotive - Porsche 917/30, by Steve Bright

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2017 IPMS/USA National Convention Online Registration

Online registration for the 2017 IPMS/USA National Convention is now open.

2017 IPMS/USA National Convention

Atlanta Con 2017

Atlanta Con 2017 Correction

An error was published in the IPMS/USA Journal concerning the Atlanta Con 2017 Show.  The correct date is March 11, 2017.


Membership Recruitment Program

Get discounted rates for new or former members when you sign up at an IPMS/USA show. Please see the Program page for more information.

Now Accepting PayPal

The IPMS/USA Online Store now accepts PayPal. For more information, please see this news article.

E-Board Nomination Petition

Links to the E-Board Nomination Petition Form have been posted on the IPMS website.

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  • Quick Tip - Getting a Better Bond Between Photoetched Parts, by Len Pilfer
  • IPMS/USA Business Meeting - August 6, 2016 Columbia, SC
  • A Girl and Her Bike - Brightening up Nuts Planet's 1:20 GC-B1 Motorcycle and its Driver, by David Kimbrell
  • Post-Apocalyptic War Wheels - A Spare-Parts Mashup of Speed Racer and Mad Max: Fury Road, by Ro Annis
  • Scratch-built Scout - Creating a Marmon Harrington Mk. II Armored Car from Styrene, Plans and a Little Work, by Bill Powers
  • Captured By Canucks - Takom's 1:35th Krupp 21cm Morser 10/16, by David A. Kimbrell
  • Maple-Leaf Mustang - Turning Airfix's 1:72 P-51D into a Royal Canadian Air Force Mustang 4, by Jim Bates
  • From a Styrene Sheet to the Fleet - Building a 1:72 scale vacuum-form Fairey Gannet AEW.3, by Joe Vattilana

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