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AMPS 2021 International Show

The Marriott at City Center, Newport News, VA on April 29-May 1, 2021
You can now book your room at the hotel.  
Two thirds of our initial allotment of rooms are already booked. When these fill up, we will get more, but at some point, all the rooms will be gone, so book your room now. Please remember, by booking at the show hotel you are helping to keep the show costs under control. 

The AMPS 2021 International Convention is scheduled from 29-April to 1-May 2021 at the Marriott at City Center, Newport News, VA. Hotel reservations can be made by using the following link: or by calling the hotel's reservation system at 866-329-1758 and asking for the "AMPS International" group block. This group block will remain open until 25 March 2021 or until the block is full (whichever comes first). The group rate for AMPS 2021 is $132.00 per night plus tax.

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Volume 28, Issue 5,

  • Project RIPCORD (3 of 3) by AMPS Central South Carolina "Wildcats" : Massive 1/72nd Vietnam Diorama
  • The Five of Hearts by Brian Eberle : Recalling the birth of the US Army Tank Corps
  • Western Canadian Regional AMPS Model Show by Anthony Sewards : Show recap
  • Panzerwrecks - Forgotten Archives 3 by Michael Reeves : Book Review
  • Military Modeling with Plaster by Richard Senges : A survey of plaster materials

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  Reviews View Reviews

Juweela, Rubble in a Box, Brick Red 1/45-1/50 scale
Posted on October 29, 2020 by  Chuck Aleshire

Hobby Boss 2S19M1
Posted on October 29, 2020 by  Paul Roberts

Cromwell vs. Jagdpanzer IV
Posted on October 28, 2020 by  Paul Roberts

MMP Books, Camera On -Volume 22. Krupp Protze Lorry
Posted on October 27, 2020 by  Chuck Aleshire

Tamiya Panzerkampfwagen IV Ausf. F Sd.Kfz.161
Posted on October 22, 2020 by  Ben Brandes

Italeri M60A3 (with Super Decals)
Posted on October 21, 2020 by  James Spellmire

Juweela, Rubble in the Box, City 1/45-1/50 scale
Posted on October 20, 2020 by  Chuck Aleshire

Italeri 1/72 T-34/76
Posted on October 16, 2020 by  Ben Brandes

Academy- German Panzer III Ausf. J "North Africa"
Posted on October 15, 2020 by  Michael Reeves

Italeri 1/72 Sdkfz 251/8 Ambulance
Posted on October 14, 2020 by  Ben Brandes

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