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    By Modelers... For Modelers

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

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

    By Modelers... For Modelers

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

  • Tri-motor

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  • P-47

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

    By Modelers... For Modelers

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

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2022 IPMS/USA National Convention Logo

The website for the 2022 IPMS/USA National Convention is online at: https://ipmsusa2022.com

News


March/April 2021 Journal Cover
  • Mr. Gasser in a Golf Cart - Sending Ed Roth's classic monster to the links, by Richard Engar
  • RAF Rhino - Giving Academy's 1:72 F-4J the royal treatment, by Ralph Nardone
  • Battleship Buster - Folding the wings and loading the torpedo on Hasegawa's 1:48 B5N2 Kate, by Patrick Brown
  • Weathering Wisdom - Learning to apply appropriate wear to an AH-1Z Viper, by Chris Vanda
  • From Missile to Moon Rocket - Scratch-building the title subject of Heinlein's Rocket Ship Galileo, by Dan Thompson
  • That Fokker is a Messerschmitt - Crashing the Eduard 1:32 Bf 109E-4 in a Battle of Britain diorama, by David A. Kimbrell
  • Top Minenraumen - Building the Meng VsKfz 617 mine clearing vehicle, by David A. Kimbrell

New Reviews

  • BMW M3 E30 Group A 1991 Autotech

    BMW M3 E30 Group A 1991 Autotech

    October 23, 2021

    Reviewed by: Mr. Kenneth Pasquinucci
    Company: Platz
    The BMW M3 E30 was built in 1991 to compete in the under 2.0 liter class of the German touring car championship. They started with a BMW 318i, modified the body and did heavy work to the 2 liter engine to get just over 300hp. The car ran in the Class B. The car was fast and easily took over some of the bigger cars in Class A.

  • 1914 Ford Model T Fire Truck

    1914 Ford Model T Fire Truck

    October 23, 2021

    Reviewed by: Joe Staudt
    Company: ICM
    Henry Ford's Model T revolutionized America. It's low price and simple mechanics made it affordable and practical for ordinary people to own a car. The flexibility of the Model T's platform also spawned a host of other applications that allowed businesses and municipalities to make the switch from horse-drawn vehicles as well.

  • Metal barrel for ZiS-6 for KV-2/3/4/5

    Metal barrel for ZiS-6 for KV-2/3/4/5

    October 23, 2021

    Reviewed by: Pablo Bauleo
    Company: OKB Grigorov
    OKB Grigorov specializes in resin, photoetch and turned metal barrel conversions for armor. One of their latest releases is metal barrel for the KV-2/3/4/5 This aftermarket set includes a barrel is made of turned metal with a hollow end. It will be perfect to enhance the looks of your model as the gun barrel tends to be a focal point of most armor models.

  • Turret for Pz.V Panther Panzerbeobachthungswagen

    Turret for Pz.V Panther Panzerbeobachthungswagen

    October 23, 2021

    Reviewed by: Pablo Bauleo
    Company: OKB Grigorov
    OKB Grigorov specializes in resin, photoetch and turned metal barrel conversions for armor. One of their latest releases is the Turret for Pz.V Panther Panzerbeobachthungswagen/

  • Turret for Pz.V Panther Ausf.F Rheinmetall proposal

    Turret for Pz.V Panther Ausf.F Rheinmetall proposal

    October 23, 2021

    Reviewed by: Pablo Bauleo
    Company: OKB Grigorov
    OKB Grigorov specializes in resin, photoetch and turned metal barrel conversions for armor. One of their latest releases is the Turret for Pz.V Panther Ausf.F Rheinmetall proposal.

  • Turret for Pz.VI Tiger H2

    Turret for Pz.VI Tiger H2

    October 23, 2021

    Reviewed by: Pablo Bauleo
    Company: OKB Grigorov
    OKB Grigorov specializes in resin, photoetch and turned metal barrel conversions for armor. One of their latest releases is the Turret for Pz.VI Tiger H2.


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