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New Reviews

Sep 16 UMM-USA: 3D Ultra thin LP scriber
Sep 15MiniArt - 1/35 British Officers
Sep 15Tiger Werke - 1/35 Road Side Crosses
Sep 15Value Gear - 1/35 M4A3 Sandbag Fronts 1
Sep 15Value Gear - 1/35 Configurable Sandbags
Sep 15MasterClub - 1/35 Pz. Kpfw. VI Tiger Late track set
Sep 13Military Machines International - May 2014 Issue
Sep 13Tamiya - 1/35 German 7.62 cm Pak36(r) North Africa Scenery Set
Sep 13Leopard Workshop - 1/35 Leopard 2A4 Mantlet Plugs
Sep 11Tankograd In Detail: Fast Track - M1A2 SEP V2 Abrams
Sep 9AMMO by Mig - Rust Effects Colors
Sep 8Ampersand Pub - Military Miniatures in Review #60
Sep 8Dragon - 1/35 IJA Type 95 Light Tank "Ha-go" Late Production
Sep 8Osprey Publishing: American Tanks and AFVs of World War II
Sep 7Value Gear - USA Truck Load Set # 3
Sep 5Dragon - 3.7cm FlaK 43 auf Sd. Kfz. 7/2 Smart Kit
Sep 4 Ammo by Mig - Acrylic Crystal Colors
Sep 4ICM - 1/35 German Tank Riders (1942-1945)
Sep 3Dragon - 7.5cm PaK 40/4 auf RSO mit Allwetterverdeck - Smart Kit
Sep 2Trumpeter - 1/35 T-64BV MOD 1985

Current Discussions

Sep 17Re: 2015 AMPS International Show Info - HOTEL UPDATE
Sep 16Re: 2015 AMPS International Show Info - HOTEL UPDATE
Sep 16Re: US FT-17 ?
Sep 15Re: AFV Club Churchill Mk III
Sep 15Re: AFV Club Churchill Mk III
Sep 15Re: 2015 AMPS International Show Info - UPDATE
Sep 15Re: 2015 AMPS International Show Info - UPDATE
Sep 15Re: 2015 AMPS International Show Info - UPDATE
Sep 15Re: Memberships
Sep 15Re: US FT-17 ?
Sep 15Re: US FT-17 ?
Sep 14Re: US FT-17 ?
Sep 14US FT-17 ?
Sep 13Panzer IV Tank Drama
Sep 13Re: Memberships
Sep 12Re: Memberships
Sep 12Memberships
Sep 10Re: Very nice review on Dragon's 1/35 scale Type 95 "Ha-Go" Japanese Tank
Sep 9Re: I never got bored - I always brought or bought a book or magazines.
Sep 9I never got bored - I always brought or bought a book or magazines.
Selected Reviews from our AMPS Review Crew (click picture to see the review)
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The Armor Modeling and Preservation Society was created to associate interested individuals and organizations in both sharing an interest in the history of armored vehicles and in cultivating interest in armored vehicles and related subjects via the hobby of modeling... more

Attention AMPS Members!

We have big news regarding Boresight Subscriptions and Recruiting Incentives.

Boresight Subscriptions

Effective immediately we are offering reduced rates for extended Boresight subscriptions and Memberships. If you renew for 2 years your price is reduced by $5.00 and if you renew for 3 years the price is reduced by$10.00. The new pricing structure is shown below:


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Effective immediately: Any currently active AMPS Member who recruits a new member will receive a four month extension to their membership, which equates to two issues of Boresight Magazine. A new member is defined as someone who has never been a member of AMPS or someone whose AMPS membership lapsed at least 3 years prior to renewing (subject to verification by the Membership Coordinator). In order to receive this benefit the new/joining member must enter the name of the person who recruited/referred them in the “Instructions to Merchant” section for all PayPal transactions or simply add a note in the payment envelope for all snail mail (check/MO)payments. 

Easy right? So get yourself some free Boresight issues and help the Club grow. Make sure the person you refer provides your name in order to receive the benefit!

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A number of vendors are now offering discounts for current paid members of AMPS. To view the list of vendors and their discounts, click here.

These discounts are for paid members only. If you would like to become a paid members of AMPS, click here for more information. If you want to check your membership status, log in to the site (if you don't have a username and password, click here), and click here to go to the member information page.

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