Welcome to the IPMS Borinqueneers
Welcome to the International Plastic Modelers Society, chapter of Puerto Rico, "The Borinqueneers". The name of our group " Borinqueneers " It is adopted in honor of the 65th infantry regiment, name by which our people was recognized for being made almost entirely of soldiers from Puerto Rico that get well known by their actions during the conflict of Korea. Borinqueneers comes from the word Borinquen which means "Land of the Valiant Lord. Our chapter is dedicated to promote the hobby through the community during events, exhibitions, and competitions. The benefits of this hobby are many, but we can point out some like
Know ,rebuild and keep the history alive, interpret the technological developments of the past, represent three-dimensionally ideas , images, and drawings, develop precision and manual skills , as well as the partnership between them and our thinking. Learn about the use and recycling of different materials. To promote family togetherness. Perform representations of facts or events, such as scenes from the past , historical events , etc. Promote research in order to achieve maximum realism and historical accuracy of the project and occupy free time productively . Our website is divided in modules that you can navigate pressing a click on the name list on the upper side of the main page. Our page offer a Gallery with many pictures of our events and participation in Nationals events. You can see our work in progress , Video section with over 900 selections from tutorials, events, references, etc. More pictures of events and tutorials at the Forum, also we have a section dedicated to the History of the 65th of Infantry. Feel free to contact us If you want to join us, we reunited once a month and we perform tutorials, among other things.