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Top Ten Fighters, 1946

by Rob Pollock on April 10, 2016 in News -- 6 Comments

1946 was the zenith of piston-engined fighters. The bloody lessons learnt from the hundreds of thousands of dogfights fought in the War had been carefully noted by designers. This knowledge had been distilled into the creation of a generation of […]

Historic Naval Dockyard, Portsmouth (2)

by Rob Pollock on February 21, 2016 in News -- 12 Comments

As there seems to have been reasonable interest in my previous posting, I’ve added a second and final tranche of images, from both HMS Victory and HMS Warrior, with a selection from the museum areas themselves, as described previously.

Historic Naval Dockyard, Portsmouth

by Rob Pollock on February 20, 2016 in News -- 17 Comments

In keeping with a current project (wooden ship model HM Bomb Vessel Granado), for inspiration I visited the famous Historic Naval Dockyard and Museums at Portsmouth. The best known exhibit is HMS Victory (yes, THAT one). I include here several […]

Then and Now

by Rob Pollock on February 14, 2016 in News -- 8 Comments

The last veteran of “The Great War,” Florence Green, passed away in 2012, leaving few people to share the stories of that bloody time or remind us of the world as it was… but we still have the pictures. In […]

iModeler Yearbook 2015 – Celebrating diversity (video)

by Editor on February 5, 2016 in News -- 18 Comments

Time to do a final editorial roundup of the year 2015, celebrating the diversity of another amazing 12 months at iModeler. This 3-minute video rewind presents but a small selection from over 1,200 modeling projects posted by iModeler members during […]

Building Airfix 1:72 Fokker EII (late) Eindecker

by Editor on February 4, 2016 in News -- 7 Comments

Here’s a rather charming little video promoting the new-tool Airfix 1:72 Fokker EII (late) Eindecker; produced by Tom Grigat

2015 A year in Review/Preview

by Chuck A. Villanueva on December 31, 2015 in News -- 7 Comments

Well it is over, It is the last day of 2015, 31 December. A year that I would say has been an eventful one more so than others. Less than 5 miles away we were hit by terrorism less than […]

Happy Prize Winner

by mark poulton on December 20, 2015 in News -- 10 Comments

Delighted with my unexpected yet very welcome random draw prize. Will go on modelling projects pile and will display once completed. Thank you I Modeller!

iModeler November Awards

by Editor on December 11, 2015 in News -- 13 Comments

November marked a surge of World-class modeling here at iModeler. Not only because of our coverage of the 2015 Scale Modelworld, but because of all the other fantastic contributions to the Headlines. In total, November brought us 128 new articles […]

No detail is too small (video)

by Editor on December 6, 2015 in News -- 6 Comments

Modelers will enjoy this new promotional video by Singapore Airlines. It endorses paper card modeling, and incredibly, all of the shown elements seem to be a part of a complete 1/20 scale paper Airbus A380 model comissioned by the company. […]