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March Meeting of IPMS Race City Modelers

by Bruce Lewerenz on March 20, 2017 in News -- 4 Comments

Yesterday we had the March meeting of the IPMS race City Modelers the Mooresville, NC Hobby Town USA. We had a great discussion on the tools we all use to remove small parts from plastic sprue and photo etch metal. […]

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iModeler January’s award

by Martin Dytrych on March 16, 2017 in News -- 13 Comments

It is finally here! It was my 2nd winning award at iModeler and complet surprise for me, so you can imagine how happy still I am. Although the delivery was not easy this time, the price finaly got the right […]

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iModeler Awards – February

by Editor on March 16, 2017 in News -- 14 Comments

It’s high time to reveal the results of of our February retrospective. I’m sure that most of our readers will be well familiar with our long-standing tradition of awarding a prize among all articles of the month. Time to look […]

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My New Workbench

After 20 years, finally I have a new workbench, expect to create new models in this place

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Midway Group Build Updates

by Louis Gardner on February 18, 2017 in News -- 4 Comments

We have had this Group Build going for a little over two weeks now. The response has been very positive. In June, between the 4th and the 7th of this year, we will be upon the 75th Anniversary of this […]

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75th Anniversary of the “Battle of Midway” Group build started…

by Louis Gardner on February 1, 2017 in News -- 16 Comments

It’s official! Everyone is invited! I received enough interest to go ahead and start the Midway build. I wanted to give us all a good amount of time needed for our selections, research, and building, so I started it about […]

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Last of the Dam-Busters

by Rob Pollock on January 25, 2017 in News -- 9 Comments

A quick dedication to the last surviving Dambusters pilot, Sqn.Ldr. Les Munro, who has died at the age of 96. The legendary ‘Dambusters Operation’ of RAF 617 Squadron flew from RAF Scampton, near Lincoln, in 1943 and successfully used “bouncing […]

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IPMS Race City Modelers January Meeting

by Bruce Lewerenz on January 16, 2017 in News -- 7 Comments

First meeting of 2017 for the Race City crowd and it was a good one! There was 18 members and about 22 models. We had a discussions about what tool we use to remove small parts from sprue and different […]

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Southern California’s Top Gun! Petersen Automotive Museum presents Valley Con 2017

by George Louis Creed on January 11, 2017 in News -- 2 Comments

Petersen Automotive Museum presents VALLEY CON 2017. Two floors of modeling fun. Our contest on the ground floor and our vendors on the second floor all indoors, and admission to the Museum gets you into the contest with up to […]

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Water Wings group build

by Jaime Carreon on January 2, 2017 in News -- 3 Comments

Happy New Year, everyone! This is just a friendly reminder that the Water Wings group build, dedicated to seaplanes and flying boats of all types, is still going strong. Deadline is March 1st, so you still have a few months […]