Welcome to Dayton Area Plastic Modelers
Dayton Area Plastic Modelers is the oldest continuously functioning
chapter of the International Plastic Modelers
Society (IPMS) in the United States, having been
organized in July, 1968 and receiving its charter in September of that year. DAPM members
are a mixture of modelers from all walks of life -- military and civilian, tradesmen,
professionals, and retirees.
Come Join us
for the DAPMS Fall Invitational Contest
DAPMS holds an annual invitational contest and meet
each fall. This year the date is set for
September 17, 2016. Models can
be entered from 9:00 AM until 12:30 PM when judging starts.
The event is
multiple class and we’ve made every effort to include all aspects of
Click here for more
information on listings, schedules, prices, and location.
Click here for class sheet and an entry form. We look forward
to seeing you on the 17th.
NEW WEBPAGE COMING!!!
We are excited to announce the launch of a new
website in October of 2016. A beta verison is currently available for your
view at this link:
Please stop by and let us know what you think or
tell us what you would like to see!!!
Peruse Our Resources
As you tee up your next project, or if you want to add some
"pop" to what's currently on your workbench, have a look at the resources our
members have compiled and posted for all to use...
Check Out Our Members'
The fellas in DAPM build a wide variety of subjects, and are proud
to show them off to anyone who shows the slightest interest. Come take a look at
their works and works of other modelers in our Gallery.
Dayton IPMS Members Facebook
Best of Show at the
DAPM Annual Invitational Contest
Summary of Nationals
Next Business Meeting
Next Hobby Shop Gathering
AUG 20, 2016
At The Hobby Shop, by the Dayton Mall, 1 to 5 PM. Bring your tools and a model
to work on. You'll meet some interesting folks. You can share your knowledge
about the hobby and may learn some thing too!!!