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AMPS 2020 International Convention

Next year's show will be in Camp Hill, PA, across the river from Harrisburg, in the Radisson Hotel Harrisburg, on May 7-9, 2020.  The show theme for next year is Last Battles. You can view the theme definition by clicking here.

You can book your hotel room at the special AMPS rate of US$119 per night.  Just click on this link and enter AMP in the discount code box.


The AMPS 2019 show is finished.  Thanks to everyone who helped put the show on, including all the judges and volunteers. You all conributed to making another great AMPS show.

Photos of the 2019 entries, including all show award winners, are now posted here :  

Time Left to Finish Your Models:


Thanks for all of the help at the Show in Buffalo!

Now enjoy yourselves this summer with any local and regional shows you may be attending, but do try to stay at least a bit active at your work benches, as the fall and winter shows will be upon us before you know it! 

The 2020 Harrisburg, Pennsylvania show with it’s theme of Last Battles will be here quicker than we think, so get those award winners out of their kit boxes and onto your benches!

Enjoy your summer!

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Volume 27, Issue 4,

  • 2019 AMPS Int'l Convention After Action Report by Tom Faith :  "It's all about the models, baby!!!"
  • Skill Level Promotions & AMPS Master Honor Roll by Editor :  Photos by your editor
  • 2019 Winner's List by Editor : Photos by your editor
  • Best Ofs, Theme & Special Awards by Editor : Photos by your editor
  • SoonerCon Recap by John Charvat : OKC show report
  • Local Chapter News & Upcoming Shows by Editor : What's going on in the AMPS community

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  The AMPS Store

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

AMMO by MIG- 1/72 T-54 B (Mid Prod.)
Posted on September 16, 2019 by  James Spellmire

AFV Club- LVTH6A1 105mm Howitzer Fire Support Vehicle
Posted on September 15, 2019 by  Henry Milton

Airfix- German Light Tank Pz. Kpfw.35(t)
Posted on September 4, 2019 by  Henry Milton

Pen & Sword- The Jeep - Second World War
Posted on September 3, 2019 by  Charles Willis

Osprey- Soviet Partisan versus German Security Soldier
Posted on September 2, 2019 by  Henry Milton

Casemate/Kagero- Challenger 2
Posted on August 29, 2019 by  Brian Messier

Italeri- M4A1 Sherman with U.S. Infantry
Posted on August 28, 2019 by  Robert Yalden

Osprey - Duel #99, Panzerfaust vs Sherman, European Theater 1944-45
Posted on August 28, 2019 by  Chuck Aleshire

Airfix 1/35 British M3 Stuart 'Honey'
Posted on August 27, 2019 by  John Ratzenberger

Schiffer Pub.- Legends of Warfare, Ground - Sherman Tank, Vol. 2
Posted on August 23, 2019 by  Chuck Aleshire

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