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To all our members & readers – Happy New Year!

by Editor on January 2, 2018 in News -- 15 Comments

To all the members, supporters, writers and commenters at iModeler – best wishes of a Happy New Year. Wishing each and every one of you a healthy and prosperous 2018, with plenty of time and inspiration to devote to our […]

Plan of the Year 2018-Rather Ambitious Really

by Chuck A. Villanueva on January 1, 2018 in News -- 17 Comments

2017 ended with my most prolific building since my teen years. Days before airbrushes, detail sets and decals. You built what was in the box, very little scratch building and hoped it looked like the one you saw in a […]

Happy New Year 2018

by krzysztof bytniewski on December 31, 2017 in News -- 7 Comments

I wish you all a happy New Year 2018, the next beautiful models in the collection. My collection has been enlarged by the MiG-29 1/72 scale model … soon I will present the photos of this model … Happy New […]

Naval museum Valparaiso-Chile

Here I show some photographs of the naval museum of Valparaiso-Chile, with the largest model of Latin America, the battleship BB-01 Almirante Latorre, in scale 1/20, measuring almost 10 meters long, I hope you enjoy them. regards

A year in Review 2017-

by Chuck A. Villanueva on December 25, 2017 in News -- 24 Comments

This year by far was the most satisfying when it came to actually building and completing projects. Not only getting close to building what I had planned but a few more as well unplanned builds when GB’s were announced. Such […]

Please Welcome: The GrandRetro

by Johannes Gerl on December 25, 2017 in News -- 12 Comments

Dear iModelers, are these the newest techniques in weathering? Is this car body pre shaded? Did he use pigments on this engine? Is that a diorama? No, it’s the new site from the team that made iModeler. If you have […]

History gets saved at the last minute

by Tom Cleaver on December 24, 2017 in News -- 27 Comments

Was up at the LHS this afternoon reading “airplane porn mags” and found out that last year the second-oldest C-119 “flying boxcar” was up for sale as aluminum scrap, when the AF Museum discovered it was the second-oldest C-119 left […]

iModeler Awards – November

by Boris Rakic on December 9, 2017 in News -- 20 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 […]

HPH 1/48 Convair B-36 Peacemaker – preview

by Editor on December 2, 2017 in News -- 14 Comments

Further to the earlier post by by Josh Patterson, here are some photos of the HPH Models 1/48 scale B-36 kit as demonstrated in Telford in November. Hopefully this gives a good idea about the size of this mammoth kit, […]

Cherish your Local Hobby Store

by David Mills on November 29, 2017 in News -- 16 Comments

The internet has been a huge benefit to the modelling community IMHO, nevertheless it is always sad to see announcements like this one in tonight’s Evening Standard. For those of us that live in North London does that now leave […]