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iModeler Awards – November

by Boris Rakic on December 9, 2017 in News -- 19 Comments

Once again it’s time for the editorial review of the last month’s highlights. 202 new entries were posted to the Headlines in November, prompting no less than 2,684 comments and a record-breaking 122,674 individual article views. All Headline contributions are […]

Thunder Models Scammell Pioneer Tank Transporter – Build Review, Part 2

by Boris Rakic on December 3, 2017 in Reviews -- 16 Comments

The first part of this review (http://imodeler.com/2017/11/thunder-models-scammell-pioneer-tank-transporter-build-review-part-1/) took a look at what is in the box, and the amount of detail Thunder Model provides us with. Now let’s see how all that plastic goes together. The Tractor Unit As usual, […]

Thunder Model Scammell Pioneer Tank Transporter – Build Review, Part 1

by Boris Rakic on November 16, 2017 in Reviews -- 10 Comments

Full Disclosure. No, nothing inappropriate. Last weekend I visited Scale Modelworld at Telford for the first time ever. Together with Martin (@editor) we roamed the halls, took in all the wonderful work on display, and in between all the “ohs” […]

Scale Modelworld 2017 – Club Displays and SIG’s

by Boris Rakic on November 14, 2017 in Show Reports -- 6 Comments

This year’s show featured an incredible number of displays – according to the SMW website, 85 SIG’s, 94 IPMS branches and 27 clubs from 15 different countries participated! With such a huge amount of displays it is almost impossible to […]

Let’s Talk About Weathering.

by Boris Rakic on October 3, 2017 in Photo Collections -- 10 Comments

Last weekend I had the chance to take a closer look at the preparations for a military parade. My hometown is the location of world’s oldest military academy, and every year in September a new batch of officers gets commissioned […]

The iModeler Store has Landed!

by Boris Rakic on October 1, 2017 in News -- 23 Comments

Dear all, Some time ago we announced that iModeler would become a startup company, and your incredibly positive reactions included calls for T-Shirts and other garment. Well, a couple of weeks have passed since, weeks we have spent drawing designs […]

Miniart 1/35 T-54B Early Version – Build Review, Part 3

by Boris Rakic on September 30, 2017 in Reviews -- 9 Comments

The first two parts of this review can be found here: Box contents and parts: http://imodeler.com/2017/08/build-review-miniart-135-t-54b-early-version-part-1/ Interior: http://imodeler.com/2017/09/build-review-miniart-135-t-54b-early-version-part-2/ Lower Hull and Running Gear As with the rest of this kit, this is a very intricate assembly with lots of parts. […]

AFV Club 1/35 M1126 Stryker

by Boris Rakic on September 14, 2017 in Armor -- 11 Comments

One of my stranger habits is to bring back a kit from every city trip I undertake. I usually do some looking around on the web to see if there is a proper hobby shop in the city I am […]

Miniart 1/35 T-54B Early Version – Build Review, Part 2

by Boris Rakic on September 4, 2017 in Reviews -- 16 Comments

After we took a look at what’s in the box (http://imodeler.com/2017/08/build-review-miniart-135-t-54b-early-version-part-1/), it is time to start building. But before you dive into the maze of sprues, I would suggest some preparatory work: – Take your Tamiya Tape and stick some […]

Miniart 1/35 T-54B Early Production – Build Review, Part 1

by Boris Rakic on August 22, 2017 in Reviews -- 8 Comments

Things Change. If you have been an armor modeler for some time, you might have gotten used to certain givens – an abundance of German subjects, a certain lack of soft-skin vehicles, or an ever increasing amount of parts in […]