IPMS Coastal Carolina Modelers

IPMS Region 12, Chapter 13, and AMPS Affilliate Chapter

About Us

Club Information and Meetings:

We are an IPMS Chartered Chapter and an AMPS Chapter.  Our meetings are held regularly on the second Saturday of each month, at 119 bramwell drive in Summerville, SC 29485. The meetings begin at 10:00 am.  What do we do?  We have fun!  We share our latest and greatest projects, talk models, and review the newest kits, magazines, accessories and companies.  We also discuss upcoming contests, events, and other related subjects.

Our motto is "Keep Building and just Have Fun!"

 We are a long-time chartered chapter of the International Plastic Modelers Society (IPMS). Our club has been awarded the Region 12 Chapter of the Year twice (2010, 2017).  Our club newsletter has won the Region 12 Newsletter of the Year award multiple times (2010, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2016), and was named the IPMS National Newsletter of the Year in 2013.  Many of our members have won Gold at the National, Regional, and Local level contests.  

We are also a long-time Armor Modeling & Preservation Society (AMPS) chapter.  Our members have won gold at the International convention as well as regional contests.

We publish a monthly newsletter containing club information, member's articles, IPMS and AMPS news, and the latest kits and accessories in the news.   Our club newsletter has won the Region 12 Newsletter of the Year award multiple times (2010, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2016), and was named the IPMS National Newsletter of the Year in 2013.

We have hosted numerous Model contests and Regional Conventions.  We also co-host with the South Carolina Modelers Association annually the SCMA Fall contest.


Special Guests at our contests have included George Patton Waters, Tuskeegee Airmen, Legio VI Roman Re-enactors and World War II Army Re-enactors.