Links to other clubs and scale modeling sites that we’ve found useful. If you have recommendations, please send me a URL and short description.
International Plastic Modelers Society USA: http://www.ipmsusa.org/. Probably don’t need to explain this one, do I?
IMPS Great Plains: http://www.ipmsgreatplains.org/ Meets the last Thursday of the month, 7:00 pm. at the Matt Ross Community Center, 81018 Marty.
IPMS West Central Missouri: http://www.ipmswcmo.org/ Meets on the first Tuesday of the month at 7:30 pm at First Bank of Missouri, 5959 NE Antioch Road, Gladstone, MO.
IPMS KC Armor Modeling and Preservation Society (AMPS): http://www.kcamps.org/ Meets on the third Thursday of the month at 7:00 pm, Matt Ross Community Center – Sunflower Room in Overland Park, 8101 Marty, Overland Park, KS 66204
IPMS KC Slammers Model Car Club: http://www.kcslammers.com/ Meets on the first Tuesday of the month, 7:30 pm., North Kansas Community Center, 1999 Iron St, North KC, MO 64116.
HMMWVs in Scale: http://www.hmmwvinscale.com/. Scale modeling site dedicated to modern US wheeled vehicles, with lots of photos and references.
Micro Mart: http://www.micromark.com/ Micro-Mark advertises themselves as the source for hard-to-find mini tools and model building supplies at low prices.
A Beginner’s Guide to Building Car Models: http://www.lelandwest.com/beginners-guide-to-model-cars.cfm. Thanks to Kayla Russell and her students, particularly David, for pointing out this great site for modelers just beginning to get into the hobby with model cars. Best of luck!