MosquitoCon 26 Initial Results

MosquitoCon 26 is now in the books. Some statistics from the April 1st, 2017 show:

110 registered entrants
Over 450 models entered
Over 350 walk-ins (non-registrants)
MosquitoCon 27 is scheduled for April 7, 2018

Some of the great raffle prizes donated by HobbyLink Japan.

Best in Show: Panther F, by Errin Hoffman

Best Aircraft was a 1/72 F6F
Best Civilian was a Honda NSX race car
Best Ship was a 1/700 scale Japanese tanker
Best Armor was the Panther F
Best of the Rest was the bust of Rommel
Best Vietnam was USS Intrepid
Best Cold War was USS Intrepid

These are just a quick notice of results. As the final results are double-checked and passed along, they will be posted to the website.

Thank you to everyone that made MosquitoCon 26 a huge success. See you all on April 7th, 2018!

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MosquitoCon 25 Contest Results and Photos Posted

collageOne week later and most of the photos and results have been processed, and now posted. We’re still missing a few photos, waiting on those to come in from a few people, but the majority of them have been uploaded, and the others will be added as soon as we get them in hand.

All of this information has been added to the MosquitoCon 25 page as well, but quick links below. Also, the Best Of Winners post I made last week has been updated with photos of a few of the Best Ofs.


MosquitoCon 25 “Best Of” Winners

NJ-IPMS-25th-logo-final-(outline-2)Here’s the list of the MosquitoCon 25 Best Of winners. The full list of winners will follow in the near future.

We counted 523 models on the table for the contest.

Best Aircraft A-1J Skyraider Joe Wagner
Best Armor Hungarian 40/43 Zrinyi II Hugh Dyarman
Best Ship IJN Shimakaze Dan Kaplan
Best Civilian 1950 Oldsmobile Darryl Peters
Best of the Rest Lingering Over the River Yanbiao Pan
Best Junior Universal Carrier Carter Fradkin
Tailhook Award A-1J Skyraider Joe Wagner
Best Sci-Fi Hi-Nu-Gundam Yanbiao Pan
Best Vietnam Subject M-48A3 Patton USMC Joseph Torres
Best Silver 1931 Cadillac Phaeton Mike Turco
Norm Kennedy Judge’s Best in Show IJN Shimakaze Dan Kaplan

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