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iModeler September Awards

by Editor on October 19, 2016 in News -- Featured article -- 24 Comments

Time for another iModeler retrospective, looking back at our collective activity in September. The month brought a total of 90 new headline articles and 1166 comments. It is worth noting that we also passed the 5,000 articles threshold, a major […]


Camouflage & Markings – Curtiss P-36 Mohawk in RAF Service

by Editor on September 30, 2016 in Aviation -- 5 Comments

Let’s round off our Curtiss *hawk series with a prequel – a few P-36 Mohawks in the RAF service. With profiles by Rick Kent (used by permission) accompanied by text and research by Joe Baugher. – Ed. Considerable interest in […]


Camouflage & Markings – Curtiss P-40 Kittyhawk/Warhawk

by Editor on September 24, 2016 in Aviation -- 11 Comments

Here’s another selection of the color schemes carried by the Curtiss P-40 Kittyhawk/Warhawk during its extensive service career. All artwork has been kindly contributed by Mr Rick Kent. In 1939, Curtiss-Writght went about developing a fighter to replace the P-40B/C […]


iModeler August Awards

by Editor on September 19, 2016 in News -- 32 Comments

It’s high time again for our monthly iModeler retrospective… this time looking back at our August entries. For the readers of iModeler, August was a great month. 140 new articles were added to the headlines during the period, prompting 1675 […]


The Big Move

by Editor on September 15, 2016 in News -- 17 Comments

I’m writing these words during my morning commute, after a busy night and a just completed transfer of iModeler to its new hosting center. After weeks of planning, rehearsal, long evenings at the computer, checking an rechecking – we have […]


Camouflage & Markings – Curtiss P-40 Tomahawk in British & Commonwealth service

by Editor on September 1, 2016 in Aviation -- 15 Comments

The arrival of long-awaited new tool P-40B kits from Bronco and Airfix will likely spin renewed interest in the type. The attached collection of profiles demonstrates units and camouflages representative of the Tomahawk’s service with the RAF. All profiles courtesy […]


iModeler July Awards

by Editor on August 17, 2016 in News -- 14 Comments

I hope you’d agree that with the outpour of new model presentations that we enjoy these days, iModeler remains a premium source of modeling inspiration. Let’s hold on to that feeling by looking back at some of the notable additions […]


Camouflage & Markings – McDonnell Douglas F-4 Phantom II

by Editor on August 15, 2016 in Aviation -- 3 Comments

Celebrating the outcome of a recent Phantom II Group build, here are a few profiles of the aircraft drawn by Mr. Rick Kent (used with permission of the author). The McDonnell Douglas F-4 Phantom II was originally envisioned as a […]


Announcing June iModeler Awards

by Editor on July 11, 2016 in News -- 15 Comments

It’s time for the June retrospective at iModeler – a look back at some of the last month’s notable postings. June brought 62 new headline articles that prompted no fewer than 1000 comments. As per our tradition, we are awarding […]


Camouflage & Markings – Boulton Paul Defiant

by Editor on June 28, 2016 in Aviation -- 23 Comments

Considered by some to be elegant, dismissed by others as one of the ugliest monoplane fighters of all time… the Defiant was a British two-seater built by Boulton Paul Aircraft as a “turret fighter”, literally designed around a novel hydraulically-powered […]