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AMPS 2019 International Convention

The show will he held at the Buffalo Grand Hotel (formerly the Adam's Mark Hotel), 120 Church St, Buffalo, NY 14202, USA. The hotel is fully booked. However, don't fret.  We have arranged the same special rate of $119 per night at the Wyndham Garden Buffalo Downtown, across the street from the Buffalo Grand. To book, go to or call the reservation line (877) 999-3223. Use the group code 050719AMP or block ID 341957 when booking.

You can now pre-register for the show by clicking here

Don't forget to sign up for a judging shift or some other volunteer position during the show.  To sign up, click here. Remember, we all need to pitch in to make this a great AMPS show.

The show schedule and seminar list have been posted. Go to the show page to see them.

The show theme definition has been posted. Click here to read it.

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AMPS 2019 Election - Voting is Closed

The nomination are in, and you can now vote by clicking here. Make sure you are logged in before you vote.

Voting will remain active until March 15.

If you have any questions about the election process, please contact John Charvat through the contact us panel (click the email icon at the top right of this page).

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Volume 27, Issue 2,

  • R-WMIK by John Tapsell : "Revising" Hobby Boss Land Rover WMIK
  • National Military Museum of The Netherlands by Chuck Aleshire : Field Visit
  • 2019 AMPS International Convention Update by N/A : Latest Show Update
  • M16A2 Half-Track by John Kirkpatrick : Building a Korean War-Era M16A2
  • Know Your Officer by Editor : Find Out More About Your Elected & Appointed Officers
  • Local Chapter News by Editor : What's Going On In the AMPS Community
  • KCCON Recap by Damon Cook : A Show Report from Kansas City

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  Reviews View Reviews

Value Gear- Sandbag Fronts #20 M10 (For New Tamiya kit)
Posted on April 18, 2019 by  John Charvat

Tamiya - JGSDF Type 16 Combat Maneuver Vehicle
Posted on April 17, 2019 by  Dave Koukol

Tamiya- British Tank Destroyer M10 IIC Achilles
Posted on April 14, 2019 by  Henry Milton

Tamiya - SS-100 & 88mm Gun Flak 37 Set
Posted on April 10, 2019 by  Chuck Aleshire

Peko Publishing- From Leningrad to Narva
Posted on April 8, 2019 by  Michael Reeves

Value Gear Universal Wooden Crates #8
Posted on April 2, 2019 by  Brian Stanley

Value Gear- USA Packs #1
Posted on April 1, 2019 by  Frank Froment

Casemate- Steam Traction on the Road
Posted on March 28, 2019 by  Frank Froment

Value Gear - LRDG Truck Load Set #1
Posted on March 26, 2019 by  Mike Petty

Value Gear Universal Tents and Tarps set VG017
Posted on March 25, 2019 by  Chris Lloyd-Staples

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