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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 […]

Announcing June iModeler Awards

by Editor on July 11, 2016 in News -- 15 Comments

It’s time for the June retrospective at iModeler – a look back at some of the last month’s notable postings. June brought 62 new headline articles that prompted no fewer than 1000 comments. As per our tradition, we are awarding […]

Announcing iModeler May Awards

by Editor on June 14, 2016 in News -- 20 Comments

Once again it is time for our monthly retrospective – a look back at some of the notable March additions at iModeler. Altogether, 84 new articles were posted to the headlines during the period, prompting a healthy 989 comments. As […]

Kraków Model Fest 2016 (Festiwal Modelarski – Kraków 2016), Poland, June 11-12

by Dmitry Stropalov on May 23, 2016 in News -- 5 Comments

On 11th and 12th June 2016, in Kraków, Poland, Kraków Model Festival will take place. It will be hosted by the Kraków Polish Aviation Museum which has been scored as eighth world’s best aviation museum by CNN television. Both plastic […]

IPMS Race City Modelers May Meeting

by Bruce Lewerenz on May 18, 2016 in News -- 12 Comments

We had another successful club meeting this past Sunday at the Mooresville, NC Hobbytown USA. A lot of great models for show and tell. We had several discussions on the type of glues we each like to use and what […]

We’re Looking for New Contributors

by Rob Pollock on May 11, 2016 in News -- 1 Comment

The following has been reposted from Hush-Kit…. Do you waste a great deal of time reading about flying machines? Do you find the way aeroplanes are written about boring? Do you find repeated questions irritating? We’re looking for some new […]

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 […]