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Memorial Day

Four score and seven years ago our fathers brought forth on this continent, a new nation, conceived in Liberty, and dedicated to the proposition that all men are created equal. Now we are engaged in a great civil war, testing whether that nati[...]

The Riveting Challenge

OK, I think think some of you now have understood a bit what makes me tick when it comes to modelling and the original machine. Details. Weird ones. Sometimes one is struck by how unrefined some machines are, how close they actually look a vin[...]

R.I.P. Bernie

This is probably the wrong way to do this, so please forgive me. My good friend Bernie Hackett - who I "met" here on iModeler, passed away this past Monday, May 14. Bernie was a long-time iModeler guy who was full of fun, good humour, and a LO[...]

iModeler February Award

Hi to all members, I'd like to share with you the moment when I received the prize of the award for the best in show of the month of February ( This was a really great occasion as our editor, Martin, brought the kit himself and handed it over t[...]

Notes from the Asylum

As I've recently returned from a large regional model show, and as is my wont following such experiences, I've reflected on the nature of scale modelling, and modellers, notwithstanding the fact that I am now heavily sedated. Viewing hundreds o[...]

Random award prize!

Having selected the Defiant for my award, Martin said there'd be a bonus included. and what a bonus! I'd like to thank all that make this site great! I have now in the Defiant a great selection for the RAF build.

Nose Art Group build – update

Just a friendly reminder that the Nose Art Group Build is in progress and open for new entries. As of this posting, there are 29 members in the group, with 9 builds in progress and two completed. There are some colorful and interesting subjec[...]

Help needed from Uncle Sam

I know this is a bit off subject (a bit !!) , I have a good friend ,a Limey like myself ,however he is currently residing in the U.S. of A ,Texas to be accurate and has brought me a couple exotic treats on his latest return home, trouble is I ha[...]

Model Kits

HI All, My name is Selvakumar and you can address me Selva in short. I have been following many model kits around the world and am very excited to enter into this venture. I currently live in India, a city called Pune which is 150 KM away from [...]

Random Award in November 2017

Ok all. This is a bit of a long overdue article about me being chosen for the November 'Random Award 2017'. My sincere apologies for not doing this last year, but I had other engagements that took priority over modeling. But as the saying goes, [...]