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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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Boomers' Books & Empire Models

10% discount on all purchases and free shipping to all United States addresses.
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The AMPS Store

Visit the official AMPS Gear web page, where you can buy AMPS branded apparel. Wear some AMPS spirit!

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  Reviews View Reviews

Osprey- The Reckoning- The Defeat of Army Group South, 1944
Posted on November 23, 2020 by  Michael Reeves

Tamiya Jagdpanzer Marder 1 Sd.Kfz.135
Posted on November 22, 2020 by  Merrick "Mac" Johnston

Helion- The Chaco War 1932 - 1935 Fighting in the Green Hell
Posted on November 21, 2020 by  James Spellmire

Italeri 15cm Field Howitzer, 10.5 cm Field Gun
Posted on November 11, 2020 by  Chuck Aleshire

AMMO by Mig-- Instant Dry Cyanoacrylate and Debonder
Posted on November 11, 2020 by  Michael Reeves

Casemate Illustrated - German Mountain Troops 1939-42
Posted on November 10, 2020 by  Chuck Aleshire

Osprey- Soviet Armoured Cars 1936-45
Posted on November 7, 2020 by  Michael Reeves

Takom- Jagdtiger Porsche Production Type
Posted on November 6, 2020 by  Neil Stokes

Hobby Boss- German 3.7cm Pak 35/36 auf Pz.Kpfw 35R(f)
Posted on November 5, 2020 by  Chuck Willis

Posted on November 2, 2020 by  Mike Petty

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