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Nose Art Group build – update

Just a friendly reminder that the Nose Art Group build will officially start in a few days on March 1st. It's open to all iModeler members and covers pretty much everything - any era, any scale; aviation, automotive, armor or naval subjects. [...]

Friendships, tanks…and chocolates.

iModeler makes more than scale kits, scratchbuilt projects, and dioramas. It builds friendships. By nature I think we modelers can be an insular tribe (do we become more self-contained because we are modelers or find modeling because we tended t[...]

Nose Art Group build – update

I've received several questions about the March 1st start date for this build. I selected that day arbitrarily to give people some time to choose a project, but the response has been pretty good already, so if anyone participating would like to[...]

Kasserine Pass-Tunisia GB Update

Well, it has been about 4 months since we started the Kasserine Pass Group Build ( and the Group has been graced by some remarkable work-in-progress threads, by some remarkable modelers. The purpose of this headline is to call attention to them,[...]

Judging interest – Nose Art group build

Ok everyone, I was sitting around watching it rain and looking at my pile of projects, all which have some great nose art to them so I decided to post and see if there would be any interest in a Nose Art Group Build. My thoughts are - any scal[...]

Leaving the Chosin Reservoir

On 27th Nov. 50, thousands of Chinese troops swarmed over the frozen Yalu River, on the N. Korean/Chinese border, cutting off US Marines in the Chosin Reservoir area. Over the next ten days the Marines, with air support from both the Navy and Ma[...]

Taj Mahal, non-scale, Piececool

Hi Imodelers, I once put my '3d-Metal Puzzle' Eiffel tower model with base. this is successive work done. There is many of Taj Mahal (also Eiffel tower) 3d metal puzzle models in market. I recommend this Piececool's one because it's only mode[...]

Model of the Month Dec.’17 – Fish on a String and Sword in a Bag

Greetings everyone, all day long I am feeling happy, don't know why... Ah yes, it's this Tamiya's "String-bag" that arrived with the mail! :) It is true - the value of a kit for us modelers is much greater than the sum of its contents, encompa[...]

Random Award december received. Thank you Imodeler.

Thank you Martin and the iModeler team for my prize for winning the december random award. The package with the new tooled 1/72 kit of the Airfix Bristol Beaufighter TF.X was waiting for me at home after arriving back from Nuremberg last night. [...]

I’m a believer!!!

Well my beer is anyway! Work on the TBD continues. Lots of scratch building, and some Eduard seat belts. Next close up the fuselage and some sanding.