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ROANOKE VALLEY IPMS 2020 Region 2 Convention

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AIRCRAFT

1. Biplanes & Rigged – All Scales

2. Single Engine Prop – 1/72

3. Allied Single Engine Prop – 1/48

4. Axis Single Engine Prop – 1/48

5. Multi Engine Prop – 1/72

6. Multi Engine Prop -1/48

7. Single Engine Jet – 1/72

8. Multi Engine Jet – 1/48

9. Multi Engine Jet – 1/72

10. Multi Engine Jet – 1/48

11. Rotary Wing – All Scales

12. Military – 1/144 & Smaller

13. Large Scale – 1/32 & Larger

14. Civil, Sport, & Racing – All Scales *       

15. Vacuform, Conversions, Scratch-built – All Scales

16. Egg Planes* (NEW)

17. Airliner – Prop* (NEW)

18. Airliner – Jet* (NEW)

19. Out of Box *– All Scales

MILITARY VEHICLES

20. Closed Top AFV (WWII & Earlier) – 1/48 & Smaller

21. Closed Top AFV (WWII & Earlier) – 1/35

22. Closed Top AFV (Post WWII) – 1/48 & Smaller

23. Closed Top AFV (Post WWII) – 1/35

24. Opened top AFV – 1/48 & Smaller

25. Wheeled, Soft Skinned – 1/48 & Smaller

26. Wheeled Soft Skinned – 1/35

27. Multi-Vehicle, Towed Guns, Artillery, & Missiles – All Scales

28. Conversions & Scratch-built– All Scales

29. Out of Box* - All Scales

SHIPS

30. Oar & Sail – All Scales

31. Powered (All Eras) – 1/350 & Larger

32. Powered (All Eras) – 1/351 & Smaller

33. Submarines – 1/350 & Larger

34. Submarines – 1/351 & Smaller

35. Wooden Ships – All Scales* (NEW)

36. Out of Box - All Scales

AUTOMOTIVE

37. Showroom Stock – 1/20 & Smaller

38. Street Rods/thru 1948 – 1/20 & Smaller

39. Street Machines/post 1949 – 1/20 & Smaller

40. Slammers  & Curbside – 1/20 & Smaller

41. Competition/Straightline – 1/20 & Smaller

42. Competition-Open/Closed Wheel – (Non Nascar) 1/20 & Smaller

43. Nascar (All) 1/20 & Smaller

44. Commercial/Emergency – All Scales *

45. Automotive (Large Scale) - 1/19 & Smaller

46. Motorcycles – All Scales 

47. Small Scale Auto (All) – 1/32 & Smaller

48. Custom – All Scales

49. Rust and Dust * (NEW)

50. Out of Box* - All Scales

SPACE & SCI-FI

51. Fictional Spacecraft – All scales

52. Fictional Vehicles – All Scales

53. Scratch-built & Conversions – All Scales

54. Real Space—Rockets

55. Real Space—Vehicles

FIGURES

56. Foot & Mounted – 54mm & Smaller

57. Foot & Mounted – 55mm & Smaller

58. Sci-Fi, Fantasy, robots & Power Suits

59. Animals (Living & Extinct) – All Scales

60. Warhammer* (NEW)

61. Gundam* (NEW)

62. Anime* (NEW)

DIORAMAS

63. Armor – All Scales

64. Aircraft – All Scales

65. Automotive – All Scales

66. Space/Sci-Fi – All Scales

67. Figures – All Scales

68. Ships – All Scales

MISCELLANEOUS
 
69. Collections – All Scales

70. Architectural & Railroad Related Subjects

71. Photo-Etch**** (NEW)

72. Steampunk- All subjects** (NEW)

73. Humor in Modeling (NEW)

74. Farm & Construction Related Subjects – All Scales (NEW) MISCELLANEOUS

JUNIORS 12 & UNDER

75. Aircraft – All Scales

76. Military Vehicles & Ships – All Scales

77. Automotive - All Scales

78. Diorama – All Scales

79. Space/Sci-Fi – All Scales

JUNIORS 13-17

80. Aircraft – All Scales

81. Military Vehicles & Ships – All Scales

82. Automotive - All Scales

83. Diorama – All Scales

84. Space/Sci-Fi – All Scales

85. “REEL MODELS”  40’s (Movie Models) No TV

86. “REEL MODELS”  50’s (Movie Models) No TV

87. “REEL MODELS”  60’s (Movie Models) No TV REEL MODELS

RETRO: “LISTEN TO THE THUNDER”  Must be Out of Box*

88. Tamiya 1/48 F-84 Thunderjet *

89. AMT 1/25 1957 Thunderbird*

Special Awards

BEST AIRCRAFT  

BEST ARMOR

BEST SHIP  

BEST AUTOMOTIVE

BEST SPACE & SCI-FI 

BEST FIGURE

BEST DIORAMA  

BEST MISCELLANEOUS

BEST JUNIOR < 13

BEST JUNIOR 14-17

BEST ITALIAN SUBJECT  

BEST NOSE ART

BEST OF BATTLE OF BRITAIN SUBJECT

BEST VINTAGE MODEL KIT PRE-1970 (MUST DISPLAY BOX)

BEST NAVAL AVIATION 

BEST AVIATRIX AIRCRAFT (FEMALE PILOTS)

BEST ENGINE

BEST CLUB DISPLAY ***
 
TOMMY CARR MEMORIAL “BEST OF SHOW” AWARD
 
“VIRGINIA SHOOT-OUT” CLUB CHAMPIONSHIP AWARD

Rules

Awards 1st, 2nd, 3rd in each category Best Of…each main category Categories and Awards are subject to change.

Display Only tables will available if you wish not to compete.

*Out of box must have instructions with entry.

**Steampunk will include vehicles, vessels and figures. 

***Best Club Display...Special Award for clubs to present their recruitment and promotional efforts towards the hobby. 

****Photo-Etch kits only. Out of Box rules apply. 50% or more of the model must consist of Photo-Etch construction.  

OUT-OF-THE-BOX entries will be governed by the following rules:

A. KITS. Any non photo-etch/resin commercially available kit may be used.

B. FINISH. All finishing techniques are allowed. Decals other than those included with the kit may be used. Weathering is permitted.

C. CONSTRUCTION. The modeler may fill seams and gaps; sand off rivets; drill out gun ports, exhaust pipes, or other appropriate openings; thin to scale such parts as trailing edges, flaps, and doors; add rigging and antennas; and add simple tape or decal seat belts in the cockpit of an aircraft or the interior of a vehicle (NO commercial or modeler-manufactured hardware - e.g., buckles, etc.).

D. IT IS NOT PERMITTED TO: vacuform, manufacture, or replace any part, or substitute parts from another kit; cut or separate canopies, surfaces, hatches, doors, etc. (no major surgery); combine a standard kit with a conversion kit; add anything other than specified on the instruction sheet except as shown in Section C above.
 

INSTRUCTION SHEETS. Modelers must attach the kit instruction sheet to the entry form. Models entered without an attached kit instruction sheet will not be considered for an Out-of-the-Box award.