Article Directory: News

Commentary on current events plus news from and about the scale model industry

iModeler September Awards

by Editor on October 19, 2016 in News -- 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 […]


IPMS Race City Modelers October Meeting

by Bruce Lewerenz on October 17, 2016 in News -- 4 Comments

Here is some pictures from our October meeting at Hobby Town USA in Mooresville, NC. Show and tell was a little sparse this month but what was there I think was pretty dang good. The store owner said he is […]


IPMS Race City Modelers September Meeting

by Bruce Lewerenz on September 22, 2016 in News -- 5 Comments

The IPMS Race City Modelers had their September meeting this past Sunday. There was a wide variety of models for show and tell reflecting the diversified interests of our membership.


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 […]


RIP Ed Maloney, 1928-2016

by Tom Cleaver on August 20, 2016 in News -- 4 Comments

My friend Ed Maloney died yesterday afternoon of complications from heart problems. Very few people can say that they changed things single-handedly, but Ed Maloney did. As everyone at every air museum around the world I have ever spoken to […]


Imodeler helps build model airplanes in Russia

by Pavel Aparin on August 19, 2016 in News -- 12 Comments

I am pleased. I received the prize for the Best in Show victory in May with my model of Grigorovich M-5: Limited series resin 1/72 Grigorovich M-5 The prize I selected is the set of microtubues. These microtubes are essential […]


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 […]


Very Happy Winner!!

by Brent Thomas Simpson on August 15, 2016 in News -- 13 Comments

As the lucky winner for June I was fortunate to receive the 1/32 scale Kitty Hawk OV 10 A/C. Many thanks to all the staff here for voting for my Adler kit and of all of you out there who […]


IPMS Race City Modelers July Meeting

by Bruce Lewerenz on July 18, 2016 in News -- 9 Comments

The IPMS Race City Modelers had our July meeting yesterday. George Witters gave a demonstration on working with Aves epoxy and John Loner led a discussion on types of adhesives used in plastic modeling. Race City Modelers is entering the […]