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New Collection of iModeler Apparel

After the release of the basic shirt line some weeks ago, we’re proud to present our first collection of iModeler apparel. Never before was it cooler to show that you like modeling and the more I think about it, clothes […]

My award for the Eduard FW-190 F8 1/72

Hello dear board members, this weekend I got my award for the model of the month, the Eduard FW-190 F8 in 1/72 Eduard FW-190 F8 1/72 This is a very generous gift from iModeler, and I am very happy with […]

The iModeler Store has Landed!

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 […]

iModeler August Awards

With 119 new articles and a record-breaking 2065 comments, August was a sweet month here at iModeler with an abundance of great modeling to behold. Continuing our tradition, here is our selection of models and articles that we think have […]

iModeler random award July 2017

Well, the postman arrived with this lovely prize from everyone’s favourite modeling community, the sun is shining, the smell of pancakes is wafting from the kitchen, and the teenagers are sleeping in. And it’s Saturday. Thank you to Martin and […]

RIP John Alcorn

Noted scratchbuilt modeler John Alcorn died this past Sunday of complications of Alzheimers and congestive heart failure. I first met John 45 years ago, when he walked into a meeting of Golden Gate IPMS in Berkeley, California, at the behest […]

Peace at last for the brave men of the USS Indianapolis and their families.

In a world where it can be easy to succumb to cynicism through pessimistic images and events, there was some great news this week that after 72 years the Indianapolis was found at rest in the Philippine Sea. A civilian […]


Pictures (especially from my camera) cannot do justice to seeing a total eclipse with the naked MK1 eyeball. The hue the atmosphere takes on while having a sunset 360 degrees around you is indescribable. It’s one of those things you […]

iModeler Awards – July

I hope that all readers enjoy checking back at iModeler as much as I do, with so many cool and interesting updates filling the headlines every day. Thanks everyone, what’s not to love about modeling? Let’s keep that feeling and […]

NASA Archival Flight Footage – Now Released

I saw this posted in one of my blog feeds yesterday, and thought I’d pass it along. NASA has basically posted up (or is in the process of completing the postings) of over 500 new videos of archival historical flight […]