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IPMS AL, Birmingham
Welcome to the homepage
of IPMS Birmingham, the Phantom Phlashers. This is the place for everything
about the Phantom Phlashers from our newsletter the Phantom Phocus to information
about our upcoming events. So kick the tires, light the fires, and enjoy our
online modeling resource!
Montgomery: William R. Lawley Chapter:
The William R. Lawley
Chapter page, by Jason Wilson, includes; Model Gallery, Guest Book, Contact
Form, Newsletter (Your President Speaks, Meeting Reports, and Coming Events),
Modeling Links, and Meeting Info (Location, Map & Phone Contacts).
Little Rock - CASModels, Lt. j.g. Nathan Gordon Chapter:
Central Arkansas Scale Modelers (CASM) is a club for people interested in
the hobby of modeling. Members are of all ages, differing skill levels, and
different modeling interests who enjoy sharing models that are completed or
still on the workbench; learning modeling techniques and growing in modeling
skills; desiring to have a good time and fellowship with other modelers; and
interested in promoting and exposing the modeling hobby so others can develop
Phoenix: Craig Hewitt Chapter:
The Craig Hewitt Chapter web
page, by Chris Savage, features: Club Info and Map to meetings, News, Upcoming
Events, Tips & Tricks, Reviews, Photos, Contacts, and Links.
IPMS AZ, Prescott - IPMS Ernest
Our chartered International Plastic Modelers
Society USA chapter is named in honor of Prescott's own World War One aviator,
Lt. Ernest A. Love.
- Tuscon, Sonoran Desert Model Builders:
Model Builders is a chartered IPMS model club in Tucson, Arizona dedicated
to advancing each others skills through tip sharing, encouragement and, most
importantly, hands-on building. OUR SIMPLE MISSION...LET'S BUILD! Our members
enjoy a deep camaraderie and level of respect for each other as well as a
passion for model building. Check out our Members page and see what we build
and what we are working on. We build it all... cars, airplanes, armor, ships,
figures, sci-fi...if it's a plastic kit we build it!
Concord - Mt. Diablo/Bay Area Chapter:
The San Francisco/Bay
Area chapter of the International Plastics Modelers Society. We welcome anyone
interested in the plastic modeling hobby.
IPMS CA, Fremont Hornets:
Welcome to the internet home of the IPMS Fremont Hornets club.
Modesto - San Joaquin Valley Scale Modelers:
This is the
homepage of IPMS San Joaquin Valley Scale Modelers, home of the Tomcats. We
invite you to surf our website. Inside you'll find tons of useful information.
Information that will hopefully inspire you to join and participate in one
of the finest model building clubs out there.
IPMS CA, Ontario:
well done IPMS/Ontario Chapter by Bob Wieber, includes info about the club,-
Meetings, directions, events -""Mini Con"" model contest information, Models
built by club members, Information about club members, and more!
IPMS CA, Orange County IPMS Chapter:
graphics and coverage of local group info, meetings, contests, model gallery,
articles, Southern California events, links and local shops. Jim Woody, Web
IPMS CA, Rosamond: Antelope Valley
Antelope Valley Group(AVG) Chapter page, by
Jim Abercromby. Includes; Meetings - Club Calender and other area Events,
Complete information on Annual Fall Contest, Chapter Contacts, and News Letter-""Smoking
Hole"" Archive. Members's Gallery and Links. Update: New Website URL.
IPMS CA, Santa Rosa:
Santa Rosa. Chapter website offers contact info, meeting times and location
map, calendar of regional events, photos of members models, chapter events
& tours, "walkarounds" and a great links page. Also features the latest
info on our annual spring show, Model Expo.
CA, San Diego:
San Diego's IPMS Chapter Web Site
IPMS CA: Silicon Valley Scale
Welcome to the homepage for the Silicon Valley Scale
Modelers, an IPMS/USA chapter part of the IPMS/USA Region IX. SVSM is a club
dedicated to the promotion of the hobby of scale modeling. Our meetings feature
modeling subjects and programs covering all areas and genres of the hobby.
IPMS CA -
Vero Beach "The Nightfighters":
Welcome to the website
of the Vero Beach Chapter of Region 11, IPMS/USA. We currently meet the 3rd
Monday of each Month, 7:30pm, at the Vero Beach Police Station
IPMS CA, Yuba City:
MySpace profile for IPMS Dragon Lady with pictures, videos, personal blog,
interests, information about me and more
Toronto - Scale F-X Online:
IPMS/USA Chapter site, by Chuck
Rothman, featuring: Club meeting info, articles from back issues of the club's
publication, ScaleFX, IPMS related events in the Southern Ontario/Western
New York area, photo gallery, club contacts, and links. More articles from
past issues of Scale F/X newsletter. More aircraft, armour, sci-fi, ship and
auto articles online. Added photos from the recent Torcon Model Show.
Updated several sections, including bringing
the ScaleFX archive up to date.
IPMS CO, Colorado Springs -
We are excited that you are visiting our
web site. Our Chapter is here to provide unique information, enthusiasm, and
comraderie for those who are serious about improving their model building
Denver: IPMS Denver:
IPMS Denver Rob Wolf Home Page
CO - Grand Junction Scale Modelling Society:
Junction Scale Modeler's Society was founded in 1975 at Hobby Hut here in
Grand Junction, Colorado. GJSMS is a Region 10 chapter of IPMS/USA. If you
enjoy modeling and would like to, please join us at one of our two monthly
IPMS CO, Lakewood - Colorado
Homepage of the Colorado Modeling Militia
IPMS CO, Loveland - High Plains Modelers:
Plains Modelers is a plastic model club in Northern Colorado
CT, New Haven - Connecticut Marine Model Society:
to the home of the Connecticut Marine Model Society. We are a group of enthusiastic
ship model builders from Connecticut.
IPMS CT, Stratford:
new IPMS Stratford website by Ray Prokoski,is dedicated to foster, promote
and encourage scale modeling. Aviation, Automotive, Armor, Ship, Figure and
virtually all other forms of modeling as a hobby and art form have been represented
by the membership. Be sure to keep checking back as this new website grows!
IPMS DC, Washington DC Chapter:
elegant website by Sunil Gupta includes Chapter Info, Listing of "special"
category of monthly model contests, Photos - monthly contest winner's models,
Contact Info with Photos, Calendar, Newsletters downloadable in .pdf format,
Links - to area chapters, Local Info - Hobby Shops and Museums with links,
Directions - with Map, and News. Sign up for IPMS/DC Yahoo! E-mail group to
help members stay updated on chapter events and happenings (link on home page).
IPMS DE, Dover: IPMS Galaxy (Facebook Page):
- Galaxy - Affiliated with International Plastic Modelers Society August 2007.
Meetings are held 3rd Saturday of each month at St. Andrew's Lutheran Church,
425 N. duPont Highway, Dover, DE from Noon - 2pm. | Facebook
IPMS FL, Clearwater - Pelikan Model Club:
IPMS chapter meets the first Tuesday of the month at the Morningside Meadows
Recreation Center, 2400 Harn Blvd., Clearwater, FL. Meetings start at 7:15
pm and go until about 9'ish
IPMS FL, Fort Lauderdale - Flight
Home Page of the Flight 19 Chapter
IPMS FL, Gainesville - Gator
Gator Modelers, scale modeling club,
Gainesville, Florida - local IPMS Chapter
IPMS FL, Jacksonville - First Coast:
First Coast Chapter page, by Gil Hodges, has; Invitation to meeting, Chapter
meeting location information and directions, Links, and Contact information.
IPMS FL, Melbourne
Welcome to the IPMS Space Coast web site. We aim to
be user friendly and free of excess clutter. We have a five page limit, and
we'll be adding information as it becomes available. Please add a link to
our site, or pass it on to those who have an interest in scale modeling!
IPMS FL, Miami - Vfm-41 Black Aces (Facebook Page):
Black Aces facebook page
IPMS FL, Ocala - Florida Auto
& Scale Trucks:
Home page of the Florida Auto &
Scale Trucks (FAST) chapter
IPMS FL, Ocala Model
IPMS Ocala, Ocala,Fl.
(National Chapter of the Year, 2006-7) We will be meeting the 2nd Thursday
of the month, at the Southwest Christian Church, 9045 SW 60th Av, Ocala, Fl.
IPMS FL, Orlando:
page, by Noah Caraker, includes; Officers- listing, Gallery- under construction,
News- President's message, links, agenda, club projects, member modeling activities,
wants & disposals, and more, Events- regional, Info - meeting schedule,
location, and contact.
FL - Pensacola Modeleers:
Our club meets every 2nd and
4th Saturday of each month at John's Models off US Highway 29 at 1206 East
Kingsfield Rd. The first meeting each month is our “Show and Tell”
where our members bring in their models to show their current work both during
and after construction. The second meeting is our “build Session”
where our members bring in their models to work on. During this meeting we
discuss modeling tips while working on our models.
IPMS FL. Vero Beach:
Welcome to the website of the Vero
Beach Chapter of Region 11, IPMS/USA. We currently meet the 3rd Monday of
each Month, 7:30pm, at the Vero Beach Police Station.
IPMS GA, Georgia Mountain
Web Page For
The Georgia Mountan Modelers Club
IPMS GA, Marietta:
The Raptor Charpet;
4th Saturday of the Month, 2:00pm, AAA Hobby Supply
IPMS GA, Warner Robbins-
IPMS General Robert L. Scott:
IPMS General Robert L. Scott
Chapter, located in Warner Robins, GA, home of Robins Air Force Base.
IPMS IA, Cedar Rapids - Alexander Lippisch Chapter:
Plastic Modeling related website of the Cedar Rapids Iowa IPMS Club named
after Dr. Alexander Martin Lippisch.
IA, Des Moines - Hawkeye Modelers:
The International Plastic
Modelers Society (IPMS) is a special interest group promoting the hobby of
scale model building. The Des Moines chapter, reknowned as the Hawkeye Modelers,
was established in 1969. Members build models of various subjects, scales
and eras. Subjects include aircraft, armor, cars, figures, science fiction,
etc. Scale models in 1/72, 1/35, 1/24, etc. Eras include peace-time, war-time,
past, present and future. Basically members build anything that suits them.
The Hawkeye Modelers are a socialable group that help others in the pursuit
of scale model building. From construction techniques to final detailing.
If our members know about it, so will you. You may have techniques to share
with us. We travel to model contests held around the Midwest.
IA, West Des Moines - IPMS Plastic Surgeons:
of the Month, 7:30pm, Great Hobby Adventures,W. DesMo.
ID, Boise - Mad Dog Modelers Chapter:
We're a group of
motivated model maniacs with interests that span the spectrum of scale modeling.
IPMS Boise is a chartered chapter in Region 7 of IPMS USA. Our objective is
to foster partnership in modeling activities.
IPMS IL, Chicago Sprue Stretchers:
been around since the late ‘60s. We’re just a collection of everyday,
average guys who like to build and discuss plastic models. Our group’s
interests span the entire modeling spectrum: aircraft, armor, automotive,
sci-fi, ships, figures, etc. Skill levels vary from the recreational builder
to the scratchbuilding master. All skill levels and interests are welcomed.
Having fun and enjoyment with the hobby is our goal.
IPMS IL, Crystal Lake - GTR Auto Modelers:
are a local chapter, founded in 1999, of IPMS/USA (International Plastic Modelers
Society). Meetings are located in the Northwest Chicago suburbs.
Downers Grove - Butch O'Hare Chapter:
The Butch O'Hare
Chicago Chapter of the International Plastic Modelers Society (IPMS) was inspired
by the accomplishments and heroism of Edward Henry "Butch" O'Hare, the U.S.
Navy's first flying ace and Medal of Honor recipient in World War II. The
original members of the organization therefore decided to take his name in
memoriam. We welcome all those who have any level of interest in modeling
to explore our web site and visit us at our monthly meeting.
IL, Moline - Quad Cities Scale Modeling Society:
Scale Modeler Society is a chapter of the Region 5 IPMS/US.
IPMS IL, Wheeling:
a club by and for imaginative scale modelers with a shared interest in imaginative
modeling in general, and science fiction modeling in particular. This well
done Club page by John Lester includes; Goals, Meeting Information, E-mail
contact, and Other evolving info of interest.
IN, Porter - IPMS Duneland Chapter:
We are a fun loving
group of guys that are always looking for new members. IPMS Duneland meets
on the first and third Saturdays of each month. The first meeting is our formal
meeting and begins at 7pm. The second meeting is our "build-a-thon" and begins
at 3pm. This meeting gives each member a chance to have time to build and
share modeling techniques with other members. We meet at the First United
Methodist Church (100 Beam St.) in Porter, Indiana. The club charges no dues
and our meetings are far from regimented. Each year we try to get the family
of the members involved with our annual picnic and Christmas party. At this
time we carry about thirty-five members on our roster and have ten to fifteen
members at each meeting. To join is simple, just show up to a meeting!
IPMS IN, Roscoe Turner:
Welcome to the IPMS Roscoe Turner Chapter webpage. If you or anyone
in your family builds models, please join us. Membership in IPMS not required
to attend meetings. Started in 1970 IPMS-RT welcomes all types of modelers
and all ages. Our 50 or so members build all types of models and come from
all walks of life. Four of the original members are still on the roster! Bring
a model to Show and Tell or bring your current project. Share tips and make
KS, Kansas City - IPMS KC/KCAMPS Chapter:
Welcome to the
KC AMPS website. The home of KC AMPS on the web. The purpose of the KC AMPS
website is to provide a virtual meeting place for all KC AMPS members and
friends. To share information such as current projects, research, tips and
upcoming events or shows. Enjoy your stay while on the site and if you have
questions please feel free to use the information on the contacts page to
get in touch with us.
KS, Kansas City - KC Slammers Model Car Club:
Scale Model Car Club started in 1991 located in the Kansas
City, Missouri metro area. Club stages the Heartland Model Car Nationals annually.
Great website - lots of pics of models and 1:1 reference automotive subjects.
IPMS KY, Louisville: Military
Modeling Club of Louisville:
MMCL consists of a great group
of model builders and hosts many raffles and kit auctions with an occasional
regional or invitational. Don't let the name fool you! MMCL does not build
only military models, modelers of all types are welcome. We have members that
build all types of kits; civilian planes and airliners, sci-fi, figures, spacecraft
Local chapter of the International Plastic Modelers
Society (IPMS) located in Lafayette, Louisiana, USA.
IPMS LA, Baton Rouge - BRSM, Baton Rouge Scale Modelers:
The Baton Rouge Scale Modelers Club is dedicated to promoting
plastic model building by performing demonstrations, having an annual contest
for the public, and displaying models at local libraries.
LA, Hammond - Northshore Scale Modelers:
club for the Florida Parishes area of Louisiana. The purpose of the site is
to gain interest in the club and promote the hobby.
LA, Lake Charles - Swamp Chapter:
We are builders of aircraft,
auto, armor, figure, ship, sci-fi and warhammer scale models. We are one of
seven IPMS/USA chapters in Louisana.
IPMS LA, Shreveport - Sportmodelers
: Red River Modelers:
Red River Modelers
is a group dedicated to the building of scale models. Although styrene plastic
is and has been the primary material used, many other products are on the
IPMS MA, Bay Colony Historical Modelers:
to the Bay Colony Historical Modelers web page. Our model club was formed
in 1968 and is an IPMS Chapter club. We are located in Southeastern Massachusetts
with a membership drawn from four different states.
MA, Billerica - Patriot Chapter:
We are an International
Plastic Modelers Society (IPMS) chartered club, based in the town of Billerica,
Massachusetts, just NW of Boston. Members of our club build all sorts plastic
models: Aircraft, Armor, Cars, Ships, figures, Sci-fi, and just about everything
IPMS MA -MassCar:
Model Car Club is an IPMS club dedicated to scale automotive subjects. We
host one of the largest automotive-only contests in the country.
IPMS MA, Springfield - Wings
& Wheels Modelers Club:
Western Massachusetts IPMS
Chapter / Wings & Wheels Modelers Club. Covering all aspects of model
building, the Wing & Wheels club's purpose is to promote an interest in
the hobby of scale modeling throughout the greater Western Massachusetts and
Connecticut area. Meetings are on the first Wednesday of the month in West
MD, Hagerstown - Tri-State IPMS:
Tri-State Scale Modelers
is an International Plastic Modeler’s Society (IPMS) chartered club
dedicated to the fun of Scale Modeling. We strive to provide a friendly place
for model builders of all skill levels. We also provide a safe and encouraging
place for young modelers to begin or improve their skills. Our members model
fictional and non-fictional aircraft, ships, figures and busts, dinosaurs
and monsters, cars, trucks and military and emergency vehicles and other subjects.
In 1993, we became an IPMS chapter and continue to meet regularly at the American
Legion Home on 405 Northern Ave, Hagerstown, MD. We now average about thirty
(30) people per meeting with seasonal fluctuations. We also take road trips
to other contests, shows and places of interest to modelers. We update these
pages at least monthly, often more frequently (Current Newsletter, New/Reviews,
Events and Model Gallery particularly). Boys and girls, women and men of all
ages with similar modeling interests are encouraged to attend. So, check back
often and thanks for visiting us.
IPMS MD, Westminster: Maryland Automotive Modelers'
MAMA is an informal group of automotive
enthusiasts who are dedicated to the hobby of collecting and building scale
model cars, trucks, motorcycles, and other wheeled vehicles. Our meetings
are celebrations of friendship, the exchange of ideas, meeting and helping
other modelers, sparking people's interest in the hobby for the first time
(or once again), and generally promoting the model car building and collecting
IPMS MI, Kalamazoo - Kalamazoo
Welcome to KSM's Homepage! As our name mentions,
our club is located in Kalamazoo. Where is Kalamazoo you ask? It is in Michigan,
located about halfway between Detroit and Chicago. If you live in Kalamazoo
or in the surrounding areas we would love to have you visit with us.
IPMS MI, Livonia:
IPMS Livonia is a
chapter of the International Plastic Modelers Society dedicated to promoting
the art of plastic modeling. Our members include men, women and children of
all backgrounds and skill levels who meet regularly to share their interest
in this fascinating hobby.
IPMS MI, Mid-Michigan Model Makers:
Our club is a member of Chapter 8,
Region 4 of the International Plastic Modelers Society (IPMS). We have been
active in the Bay City-Saginaw-Midland area since the 1980’s. We currently
meet on the first Thursday of the month, at Roger’s Hobby Center, located
at 5620 State Street in Saginaw, Michigan.
IPMS MI, Warren:
Michigans biggest east side IPMS club.
We meet every 3rd Wednesday of the month
IPMS MN, Mankato - South Central Modelers Chapter:
to the SCMM/IPMS page. This site will be posting upcoming events and photo's
of past and present contests and shows. SCMM are proud members of the IPMS
since 2005. Promoting the hobby for over 13 years in the south central part
of Minnesota. Meetings are held every second Saturday of the month at 1 p.m.
at Dunn Brothers Coffee located on Commerce Drive in North Mankato Minnesota.
MN, Moorhead - Red River Scale Modelers:
Hello, and welcome
to the official website of the Red River Scale Modelers IPMS Chapter. We are
a group of model builders that focus on a variety of subjects, ranging from
aircraft, auto, military, figures, ships, and space.
IPMS MN, RPM Twin
We are a club dedicated to the modeling of motor racing
and automotive subjects.
IPMS MN, South St Paul - Twin City
Twin City Aero Historians page, by
Dave Pluth, features; About TCAH & Contacts, Meeting Site, Photos - access
photos from members files & sorted by subject, Links - grouped, Local
Museums, Articles -grouped by area and SIG, Events, and What's New.
IPMS MO, Boonville - IPMS Central Missouri Scale Modelers:
Central Missouri Scale Modelers club (IPMS sanctioned) exists to help spread
the word about the fun and friendship of building and competing with scale
IPMS MO, Gladstone, West Central Missouri:
Timothy Dike's, IPMS/West Central Missouri (Show Me
State Modelers) Chapter page features: Welcome Message, Contact E-Mail and
Phone info, News - Upcoming Local Shows and President's Message, Members Gallery
- excellent close-up photos of member's models with notes, and Links.
- Mississippi Modelers:
An IPMS/USA Chapter modeling club website.Contains
Newsletter,model photos, viewer send in articles and photos, club news,reference
photos, links and other good modeling stuff.
IPMS NC, Bern: IPMS/Eastern
Carolina Plastic Modelers:
IPMS/Eastern Carolina Plastic
Modelers website has Club and Meeting information, Member and Contact information,
a Monthly Newsletter with meeting pictures, member Model Galleries, member-generated
Reviews and Articles, a Calendar, member's Favorite Links, and details on
our Contest. If you are a modeler in northeast North Carolina, why aren't
you at our meetings ??? Please sign our guestbook and send comments
to any Officer using the links on the About Us page.IPMS NC, Lafayette - Lafayette Scale Modelers:
to the new Lafayette Scale Modelers website. This format will be easier to
update and showcase what our club is doing.
NC, Raleigh - Eagle Squadron Chapter:
and enthusiasts to our website the online home for IPMS Eagle Squadron. Our
goal is to use this site to share information for not only our members, but
other modelers or casual visitors looking to see what is going on in Capital
region’s modeling scene. We’ve tried to make navigation straightforward
so it is easier to find relevant information. By all means contact us if you’d
like to join or have questions.
IPMS NC, Winston-Salem:
We are a chartered
chapter of the International Plastic Modelers Society. We are a cabal of professionals,
craftsmen, tradesmen, retirees, former military types, at least one cop, and
other assorted reprobates all bound by our love of plastic scale modeling.
IPMS NE, Omaha: Fort Crook IPMS/USA:
Randy Fields' Ft. Crook Chapter page offers; What's
New, Calendar (with most of the Region 5 dates included), Newsletters, Articles,
Club Info, Club Projects, Model Gallery, Articles (ex. Colours & Markings
of the World's Air Forces 1912-1920, by Bob Pearson), and Links for modelers.
Now has 19 separate, constantly updated Gallery pages - broken down by era,
and in the WW1 and WW2 era broken down by major nation.
IPMS NH, Nashua: The Granite State Modelers:
Granite State Modelers Club has been around since 1987. Our members build
plastic model kits of airplanes, tanks, cars, boats, trains, starships, or
just about anything else you can imagine. Every month we have a club meeting.
We discuss the latest model kits our members have built during the Show and
Tell section of our meetings. The members share their experience and knowledge
of plastic model kit building and painting techniques and we discuss news
related to our hobby.
IPMS NJ - Central New Jersey Chapter:
purpose of our club is to encourage the free exchange of ideas, skills and
information related to our hobby. We offer all modelers, of any skill level,
a place to visit and enjoy an evening of talking about model building, workshops,
collecting and admiring the models that we display .
IPMS NJ - New Jersey:
Jersey IPMS is a club of modelers who get together once a month to trade ideas
on modeling and basically have fun. We have a monthly, informal contest within
our club. Membership dues are 25$ a year or 3 $ per meeting. Our biggest event
is what we lovingly call Mosquitocon. This is our biggest contest of the year
and we also invite hobby retailers to come in and sell their goods at a special
IPMS NM, Albuquerque
Scale Modelers Club invites you to attend one of our monthly meetings. Meeting
events normally include a model contest, club business, modeling skills demonstrations,
and sometimes a historical speaker. ASM includes all types of models –
aircraft, armor, ships, figures, cars, space exploration, science-fiction,
anime – whatever your particular interest might be.
Las Vegas IPMS provides an atmosphere where
modelers can show their work, as well as a place where people of like interests
can meet, discuss and share information about all modeling subjects. We have
a common interest and welcome modelers of plastic subjects of any type, style,
theme or scale. We provide information and guidance to members wishing to
compete in local, region, or national contests.
IPMS NV, Reno High Rollers:
IPMS Reno High Rollers’ mission is to
provide creative fellowship, a resource for modeling innovations and an outlet
for modelers in the Sierra Nevada to display their creative expression.
Albany - IPMS NENY Page:
Serving the Capital District area,
IPMS NENY welcomes modelers of all skills and interests. Although we encourage
IPMS membership it is not required. Meetings are usually held on the third
Thursday of each month at the home of Art Loder, 158 Woodlawn in Albany.
NY, Brooklyn - Brooklyn Plastic Modelers Society:
Brooklyn Plastic Modelers Society meets on the third Friday of each month
around 7:00 PM at: John Malone Community Center, In Joseph Thomas McGuire
Park, (A.K.A. Bergen Beach Sports Complex), 2303 Bergen Aveune, Brooklyn,
NY, Buffalo - IPMS Niagara Frontier, the "Buffcon Boys":
Niagara Frontier Chapter of IPMS
IPMS NY, Farmingdale: Suffolk Scale Model Club - IPMS
If you want to explore a, "Hands On"
approach to scale plastic modeling, then this is the place for you!
IPMS NY, Long Island Scale Model Society:
Welcome to LISMS. org ! The basic credo of the Long Island Scale Model Society
-- written in as a central tenet of our charter and mission statement -- calls
for the active promotion of scale
IPMS NY, Plattsburgh: Champlain Valley:
Champlain Valley Chapter page, by Jamison Long, lists;
Officers and club members - a Roster of our members, Current Projects - projects
we are working on, Finished editions - Kits we have finished to date, Links
to Model Resources - Web pages that our members like.
IPMS NY, Poughkeepsie: HVHMG:
Hudson Valley Historical Miniatures Guild, page by Mark Norman, includes;
Get Directions, Featured Model Photo, Links, Yahoo! - Games, Photos, and Greetings,
Guestbook, and Chapter Contact.
NY, Rochester - Historical Scale Model Association:
is a local IPMS Chapter site for the IPMS (International Plastic Model Society)
Rochester NY Chapter
IPMS OH, Canton / Akron - Fame Cities Chapter:
IPMS Fame Cities chapter of the International Plastic Modeler's Society USA
serving the Akron and Canton areas of Northeast Ohio. By modelers, for modelers.
Cincinnati Scale Modelers:
Monthly Meeting: 2nd Sunday
at 2pm, the Lindner Family YMCA in Norwood, Ohio
OH, Cleveland - John H. Glenn Chapter:
By Modelers for
Modelers! The IPMS/John Glenn Chapter consists of a great group of model builders
that are committed to "having fun in modeling." The club consists of modelers
of all types. We have members that build a variety of modeling subjects, including
aircraft, tanks, boats, cars, submarines, figures, and spacecraft. Everyone
OH, Columbus - Eddie Rickenbacker chapter:
the website of the Columbus, Ohio, Eddie Rickenbacker chapter of IPMS. We
as a club are dedicated to the promotion of the hobby of scale modeling. Our
meetings feature modeling subjects and programs covering all areas and genres
of the hobby. Our meetings are open to visitors (see the meetings page for
directions and maps) and feature a monthly contest. The IPMS Columbus Chapter
was named in honor of Columbus, Ohio native Eddie Rickenbacker, the United
States' ranking ace in World War I. Chartered in 1965, IPMS Columbus is a
strong, active chapter which hosted the 1973 National Convention, numerous
Region 4 Regionals. Most recently we hosted the 1997 IPMS National Convention,
the 2000 Region 4 Convention. and the 2009 IPMS National Convention.
OH, Dayton: Dayton Area Plastic Modelers:
The Dayton Chapter
of the International Plastic Modelers Society is the oldest continuously functioning
IPMS chapter in the United States, having been organized in July, 1968 and
receiving its charter in September of that year. Dayton IPMS members are a
mixture of modelers from all walks of life -- military and civilian, tradesmen,
professionals, students, and retirees.
IPMS OH, Dayton - Wright Field Scale Modelers:
are a collection of "hands-on" modelers ranging in age from 6 to 78 who love
to build anything and everything resembling a model. You name it, we build
it -- aircraft, armor, autos, ships, figures, space, sci-fi, and fantasy.
Our experience levels range from "snap" through national award winner -- and
everything in between. We welcome all.
OH, Fremont - IPMS Fremont Kitbashers:
We are the officially
chartered chapter of the International Plastic Modelers Society USA (IPMS/USA)
for north central Ohio in IPMS Region 4. Our membership is made up of folks
who enjoy the plastic model building hobby. Our goals are to enjoy plastic
modeling within the club and to share our hobby with others.
IPMS OH, Lorain County:
Homepage for Lorain County Chapter
Toledo: Plastic Modelers:
Page by Rick Geithmann contains;
Meeting schedule, location, Chapter Contact and links. IPMS/Toledo is hosting
the 2nd Annual CENTURY-CON Contest (March 17, 2001) and page provides contest
location, directions, Vendor contacts, and Table info.
IPMS OK, Tulsa: Tulsa Modelers Forum:
Tulsa Modeler's Forum is dedicated to promoting plastic scale model building.
All Modeling subjects are represented and everyone is welcome to participate.
The Tulsa Modeler's Forum is officially chartered by the International Plastic
Modelers Society (IPMS).
IPMS OR, Portland - Oregon
Historical Modelers Society:
The purpose behind IPMS and
our club is just to get together to share our ideas and techniques about the
hobby of building plastic models. We welcome modelers of all types, skills
Portland - Scale Auto Builders Association:
Builders Ass'n (SABA) is a group of Model Builders dedicated to building scale
models associated with the Automotive/Motorcycle/Trucking industries.
IPMS PA, Mechanicsburg: IPMS Central Pennsylvania:
If you enjoy the fun and excitement of scale modeling,
be it assembling plastic model kits, wooden ships, or even railroad modeling,
come join us to see what other local scale modeler builders are doing. Bring
an example of your work, or just come to socialize with others that have the
same interest in making from history to fantasy come alive in miniature!
IPMS PA, Philadelphia:
Wootson's DVSM (IPMS/Delaware Valley Scale Modelers) page features; Club and
Meeting information, Photo Gallery with excellent club member model photos,
5 Favorites Contests, Contest 2000, General-Model Related Articles, Announcements
and Updates, News Letters, Shows and Events, Supporting Hobby Stores, Classified
Corner, Members Email Addresses, Club Information, Links to other sites
IPMS PA, Pittsburgh - Three Rivers IPMS:
Home page of
the IPMS Three Rivers chapter
IPMS SC, Boiling Springs - Upstate Scale Modelers:
Scale Model Club Website located in Spartanburg SC
IPMS SC, Columbia - Mid-Carolina Swamp Fox Modelers:
We are a group dedicated to promoting the hobby of scale
modeling. Our club is located in Columbia, South Carolina and our club, while
not affiliated with the SCANG, have adopted the 157th Swampfox and logo.
IPMS SC, Sumter/Shaw
Welcome to the Sumter/Shaw AFB S.C. chapter of the International
Plastic Modelers Society referred to as the IPMS Gamecocks Model Club. We
are a small but very active and proud chartered chapter of the IPMS/USA Organization.
IPMS TN - Chattanooga Scale Modelers:
Welcome to the electronic "home" of the Chattanooga Scale Modelers. We are,
among other things, an IPMS Chapter, a small group of mostly plastic modelers,
aficionados of history, kit collectors (and honest enough to admit it!) and
a very informal group of guys.
IPMS TN, Knoxville
Scale Modelers Association:
of the Month, 6:30pm , HobbyTown USA, 8901 Town & Country Circle
IPMS TN, Memphis:
IPMS MEMPHIS prides
itself in being a relatively small, aircraft specific, club with a cooperative,
instructive spirit. Members help each other advance their modeling skills,
and enjoy the successes we all achieve in local, regional, and national contests,
without losing sight of the fact that modeling is a fun hobby. Please drop
by for a visit.
TX, Austin - Austin Scale Modeler's Society:
Scale Modeler's Society "ASMS" is a chartered member of IPMS/USA, an organization
of scale model makers. We hold monthly meetings and host an annual model show
IPMS TX, Dallas - IPMS North Central Texas:
of the IPMS North Central Texas IPMS USA chapter
Dallas - Metroplex Car Modelers' Association:
Car Modelers' Association, a local member chapter of the International Plastic
Modelers' Society IPMS/USA, is a model car club dedicated to the enjoyment
of building model cars. We are located in the Dallas / Fort Worth Metroplex
and everyone is invited to join in the fun by attending our monthly meetings.
IPMS TX, El Paso
Scale Model Society:
El Paso Scale Model Society is a chartered chapter of the International Plastic
Model Society/ U.S. Branch. Organized in 1969, the club received its IPMS/USA
charter in 1970 and has been active ever since. A non-profit organization,
El Paso Scale Model Society dedicates and promotes the art of scale modeling.
Membership is open to any interested person.
TX - Fort Worth Scale Modelers:
We meet the third Monday
of each month (except September) at the First Baptist Church of Benbrook in
Southwest Fort Worth, Texas.
IPMS TX, Galveston
4th Monday of the Month, 7:30pm (No
meeting in December), Odyssey R/C Hobbies, 1020 NASA Parkway, Suite 218, Webster,
IPMS TX, Houston:
IPMS/Houston is a chapter of the International Plastic Modeler's Society (established
in 1965) located in Houston, Texas. It is a not-for-profit organization whose
purpose is the enhancement, promotion, and enjoyment of the hobby of fine-scale
modeling. Despite the word 'plastic' in the name, all scale model builders
are welcome, regardless of the type of materials used. Every aspect and type
of fine-scale modeling is covered.
IPMS TX, Houston - IPMS HAMS Chapter:
Automotive Modeler's Society
TX, San Angelo - San Angelo Model Club:
Welcome to the
San Angelo Model Club's web site. Click the links above for more information
about our hobby and our club!
IPMS TX, San Antonio
Visitors are always welcomed at Alamo Squadron
meetings. We hope that you will visit us at our next meeting. Be sure to bring
something you're working on.....everyone loves to see work in progress.
IPMS/USA Internet page features links and commentary on modeler information
resources brought to our attention by members. This page will be updated regularly
on-line and an updated version published in the IPMS/USA Journal. Association Info - Officers and e-mail addresses,
Meeting Info - Location, Dates, and Themes, Contest Links
UT, Ogden - Northern Utah Scale Modelers Association:
Utah Scale Modelers Association, Northern Utah plastic Modeling Club, IPMS
member club, utah auto modeling, utah aircraft modeling, utah plastic modeling
IPMS UT, Salt Lake
IPMS - SLC is the Salt Lake City Utah chapter of the International
Plastic Modelers Society. It is comprised of modelers with a common interest
in building scale replicas of historical events and flights of imagination
IPMS VA, Fairfax: Northern Virginia IPMS:
Virginia Modelers is a chartered chapter of the International Plastic Modelers
Society/USA branch. The chapter, which founded over 15 years ago, was the
Chapter of the Year for Region 2 in 1990 and 97, and for all of IPMS/USA for
1990. The chapter boasts a membership of more then 100 members and grows every
month. A typical meeting is attended by 75 - 80 members (that's a lot of experience).
Membership in IPMS/USA is not required to attend meetings, but is encouraged
("help your society grow"). Our motto and goal is "have FUN modeling."
VA - Hampton Roads Scale Modelers:
HRSM serves scale modelers
from the Hampton Roads and Tidewater areas of southeastern Virginia, comprised
of the cities of Virginia Beach, Chesapeake, Norfolk and Portsmouth as well
as locales further afield, ranging from Elizabeth City, North Carolina to
Newport News, Virginia.
VA, Richmond - IPMS/AMPS Central VA:
The Central Virginia
AMPS chapter consists of armored vehicle modelers and historians alike. This
website features their work and talents, through pictures and tutorials.
IPMS VA, Roanoke Valley Chapter:
VA: Roanoke Valley Chapter: Official webpage of the Roanoke Valley Chapter
of the International Plastic Modelers Society. Includes info. on the club,
galleries, and other cool stuff!
IPMS WA, Port Haddock - North Olympic Peninsula Modelers Society:
NOPMS was founded in 2002 by a group of diverse scale
modelers looking for a venue to share ideas, tips and knowledge. In 2004 the
group became a sanctioned International Plastic Modelers Society (IPMS) club.
IPMS WA, Seattle:
chapter page, by Joh Fincher & Tracy White, features; Club Welcome, 2002
Spring Show, 2001 Spring Show Pics, Upcoming events, Meeting dates, Links,
Local stores, Club projects, Past newsletters, Modelling help, Meeting pictures,
and Annual Spring Show. **Update: New Meeting location (see Chapter &
IPMS WA, Spokane - Aces Wild Chapter:
Wild is an IPMS Chapter located in Spokane, Washington. We are always looking
for new members to join us. IPMS membership is not required, but encouraged!
IPMS WA, Tacoma - Tacoma Green
We are the Tacoma Green Dragons Les Sundt Memorial
Chapter of the International Plastic Modeler’s Society (IPMS). We usually
meet on the last Thursday of every month at the Library Processing and Administration
Center located at 3005 112th Street in Tacoma. Our meetings start at 7:00
PM and last until about 10:00 PM. We are always looking for new members that
want to come and have fun and share their model building expertise.
Vancouver: Lt. Alexander Pearson Modeleers: IPMS/Lt.Alexander Pearson Modeleers club page, by
JD Quintinita, offers; Meeting Information and Phone Contact, About us, Links,
Local Stores, Meeting Pictures, Model Gallery, Newsletter, Upcoming Events,
Tips & Techniques, Club Officers, and Contacts.
Milwaukee - Richard I. Bong Chapter:
2nd Friday of each month - Our club welcomes all plastic scale modelers who
wish to share their models, modeling tips and techniques, and exchange modeling
IPMS WI, Wausau - Glue Crew:
Glue sniffin' fools
................. with sticky little tools