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Plastic Model Mojo Episode 26: Bases, Dioramas, and Vignettes... Oh My!

Plastic Model Mojo - 19 hours 4 min ago

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Mike and Dave offer some commentary on a user submitted question all the way from Copenhagen, Denmark.  Just what is the best way to present a model?  A simple base or not... or in a diorama or vignette setting?

Mail Bag!
Join the Mail Bag my emailing the show at plasticmodelmojo@gmail.com or sending us a message via Facebook Messenger system from the Plastic Model Mojo Facebook page.  If you do, please tell us where you are from.  We like to know!

Countdown to Vegas:
2021 IPMS USA National Convention Web Site
2021 IPMS USA National Convention Trophy Sponsorships

Shout-Out Links:

Matt's Models and Comments Blog
72nd Scale Aircraft Forum

More Podcast Goodness to get you through the week!
Finally, please have a listen and subscribe to our fellow podcasts in the scale model space. We all have our own take on the hobby and enjoy cooperating with each other for our mutual success.  Collectively, we are bringing you about 12 hours of content a month.

On the Bench
Web: https://otbmodellerspodcast.libsyn.com/
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/On-the-Bench-817919571710526/

Scale Model Podcast
Web:  https://scalemodelpodcast.com/
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/ScaleModelPodcast/

Plastic Posse Podcast
Web: Plastic Posse Podcast
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/PlasticPosse/

Just Making Conversation
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Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/justmakingconversation

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Avro Cierva C.30A – Inbox look for Moosaroo Cup II

Scale Model Podcast - Wed, 12/02/2020 - 21:57
Here is a quick inbox review of my entry for the Moosaroo Cup this year. Miniart’s 1/35 Avro Cierva C.30A Civilian Service. Thanks to Lightspeed Global and IPMS Hamilton for supplying the kits this year.    
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OTB 98: Mail and model news.

On the Bench Podcast - Fri, 11/27/2020 - 23:50

G'day Benchers!  Dave, Ian and Julian bring you the latest news of whats happening in the modelling world including the latest gossip from the “Falcon”. Lots of questions and feed back in our very full mailbag this episode.

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Scale Model Podcast Ep. 60 – Club Insider

Scale Model Podcast - Mon, 11/23/2020 - 21:51
Welcome to Episode 60 Sponsored by Goodman Models. Hosts Stuart Clark Anthony Goodman Special Guest Host:  Kerry Traynor of IPMS Canada Kerry started modelling as a young lad and like most modellers, set the hobby aside during secondary school and college. He got back to the hobby after college and has enjoyed it ever since. […]
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Plastic Model Mojo Episode 25: Turns Out, The Hobby's Not Dead After All

Plastic Model Mojo - Fri, 11/20/2020 - 00:00

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OTB 97: Model Building Vs Model Collecting

On the Bench Podcast - Fri, 11/13/2020 - 21:00

G'day Benchers!  Dave, Ian and Julian are  back together in the studio!

We have the announcement of the winners for the Golden Sprue awards and try to look at model building Vs model collecting.  Our mailbag as well as whats new in the modelling world including the latest gossip from the “Falcon”.

Don’t forget for our On The Bench listeners the Scale Modellers Supply is offering a 10% discount on all orders from their website…..tune in to find out about this fantastic offer!

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Scale Model Podcast Ep. 59 – Kayte Makes Things: The Bonus Round

Scale Model Podcast - Tue, 11/10/2020 - 20:30
Welcome to Episode 59 Sponsored by Goodman Models. Hosts Stuart Clark Geoff Heyland Anthony Goodman Thanks to our latest Patreon Supporter: Chris McLain *************************************** LATEST NEWS Extra Special Super Gargantuan Giveaway – From Seans Custom Model Tools For our Patreon Supporters! Patreon Contest Winners: Trevor Jones Super Mini Microscopic Pocket-Sized Giveaway – Return 2 Kit Form […]
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Plastic Model Mojo Episode 24: Fear and (self)Loathing in Scale Modeling

Plastic Model Mojo - Fri, 11/06/2020 - 00:00

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Dave and Mike are joined by friend and guest Jim Bates, of Tacoma, Washington.  We get a third perspective as we discuss the fears and other things that slow us down at the bench, with Jim throwing in his 2 cents (Canadian... which is about 1.53 cents US  after conversion).

Jim's Stuff:
AScaleCanadianTV
IPMS Canada
The Museum of Flight (Seattle, WA)

Countdown to Vegas:
2021 IPMS USA National Convention Web Site
2021 IPMS USA National Convention Trophy Sponsorships

Other Mentions:
WrightCon
Plastic Posse Podcast Rye Field T-34/85 Group Build - Check it out and join it.

Wallet Breakers:
NEATFI -  Mike's new task lamp for the Mojo Dojo
ARMA Hobby - It's hurricane season in Washington state, Jim gets a big box of Polish goodness in 1/72nd scale
Hannant's - Dave drops dollars at this first rate vendor in the UK.
Rye Field Models - Mike also adds a new T-34 kit to the stash

Shout-Out Links:
Skyway Model Shop,  (Jim) - All plastic and among the last of the "old school" hobby shops
Model Paint Solutions, (Jim) - John Miller, an excellent airbrush resource
Model Monkey, (Mike) - An interesting source for scale model ship upgrades
PMM Show Supporters, (Mike)- Thanks to those who have offered their support for PMM
Hannant's, (Dave) - A highly recommended online retailer

More Podcast Goodness to get you through the week!
Finally, please have a listen and subscribe to our fellow podcasts in the scale model space. We all have our own take on the hobby and enjoy cooperating with each other for our mutual success.  Collectively, we are bringing you about 12 hours of content a month.

On the Bench
Web: https://otbmodellerspodcast.libsyn.com/
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/On-the-Bench-817919571710526/

Scale Model Podcast
Web:  https://scalemodelpodcast.com/
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/ScaleModelPodcast/

Plastic Posse Podcast
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Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/PlasticPosse/





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OTB 96: Introducing Beacon Models

On the Bench Podcast - Fri, 10/30/2020 - 22:52

G'day Benchers!  Dave, Ian and Julian are  back with another jam-packed episode.

We have a very special interview with the founders of the new model company Beacon Models,  Will Jayne and Bryan Wall.  We also have our mailbag as well as whats new in the modelling world including the latest gossip from the “Falcon”.

Don’t forget for our On The Bench listeners the Scale Modellers Supply is offering a 10% discount on all orders from their website…..tune in to find out about this fantastic offer!

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Scale Model Podcast Ep 58. – Gettin’ it Wright

Scale Model Podcast - Tue, 10/27/2020 - 20:54
Welcome to Episode 58. Sponsored by Goodman Models. Hosts Anthony Goodman Terry Miesle Thanks to all of our Patreon Supporters. SMP could not be produced without your support! ************************************** LATEST NEWS 24-Hour Build Returns, see Facebook page for details: https://www.facebook.com/groups/2490663337730074/ Missing parts, Forgotten Shipments? Terry and Anthony discuss the pit-falls of shipping delays, poor communication […]
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Plastic Model Mojo Episode 23: Breaking Your Wallet and Your Will

Plastic Model Mojo - Fri, 10/23/2020 - 00:00

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Welcome to Episode 23 of Plastic Model Mojo!

Mike and Dave break the ice will some commentary about what has happened in their “Modelshere” since Episode 22 and then reveal their selected “Modeling Fluid”.  There is a ton of listener mail to work through, both general comments and questions, as well as, a few related to the Episode 22 special segment on our “Shelves of Doom”.   

As discussed in Episode 23:

Please check out Wrightcon, the IPMS Region IV regional contest.  Covid-19 has required the conversion of this event to a virtual contest in lieu of the in person.  Dave and I will sorely miss the opportunity to attend this even in person, but we wish this event success. Please visit the sight and participate.

Being the Recruitment and Retention Secretary for the IPMS-USA, Dave always encourages you to consider joining your national IPMS affiliate where ever you may be.  Listeners in the United States should visit IPMS-USA

Seems listeners can’t get enough of UMM-USA.  Please check out their webstore for all sorts of specialty tools I’m sure you can’t live without!


Now that we have sorted out Bob Lomassaro’s correct name, get all the scoop on the IPMS National Convention at  https://www.natslv2021.com/

Just a few days left to get your votes in for The Golden Sprue Awards!  Make Warren Starrett’s efforts worthwhile.  Go to  The Golden Sprue Awards and make your vote count!

Finally, please have a listen and subscribe to our fellow podcasts in the scale model space. We all have our own take on the hobby and enjoy cooperating with each other for our mutual success.  Collectively, we are bringing you about 12 hours of content a month.

On the Bench
Web: https://otbmodellerspodcast.libsyn.com/
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/On-the-Bench-817919571710526/

Scale Model Podcast
Web:  https://scalemodelpodcast.com/
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/ScaleModelPodcast/

Plastic Posse Podcast
Web: Plastic Posse Podcast
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/PlasticPosse/



 

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OTB 95: Tools part 2

On the Bench Podcast - Fri, 10/16/2020 - 22:19

G'day Benchers!  Dave, Ian and Julian are  back with another (still in lockdown) episode.

Will Pattison joins us again with part 2 of talking about tools and this time we focus on eye loops, power tools and other electronic items to make your modelling life easy.  We also have our mailbag as well as whats new in the modelling world.

Don’t forget for our On The Bench listeners the Scale Modellers Supply is offering a 10% discount on all orders from their website…..tune in to find out about this fantastic offer!

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Scale Model Podcast Ep 57. – Kayte Makes Things, Part Deux

Scale Model Podcast - Tue, 10/13/2020 - 21:27
Welcome to Episode 57 Sponsored by Goodman Models. Hosts Stuart Clark Anthony Goodman Terry Miesle Geoff Heyland  Thanks to our latest Patreon Supporter: Steve Shaffer *************************************** LATEST NEWS SMP’s Super Model Contest 2020 Gallery From the Judge: Winners and notable entries in two categories. I split them into two categories and split the prizes for […]
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Plastic Model Mojo Episode 22: Kentucky Dave and the Shelf of Doom

Plastic Model Mojo - Fri, 10/09/2020 - 00:00

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Terry’s Trade Secrets Ep. 4

Scale Model Podcast - Sat, 10/03/2020 - 21:49
Terry talks about masking checkerboards, something that many modellers find intimidating to do.  
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OTB 94: Bare metal finish.

On the Bench Podcast - Fri, 10/02/2020 - 22:44

G'day Benchers!  Dave, Ian and Julian are  back with another (still in lockdown) episode.

This episode we will have a discussion about getting a bare metal finish on your model.  We also have our mailbag as well as whats new in the modelling world.

Don’t forget for our On The Bench listeners the Scale Modellers Supply is offering a 10% discount on all orders from their website…..tune in to find out about this fantastic offer!

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Scale Model Podcast EP 56. – The Golden Age

Scale Model Podcast - Mon, 09/28/2020 - 21:24
Welcome to Episode 56 Sponsored by Goodman Models. Hosts Stuart Clark Terry Miesle Thanks to our latest Patreon Supporters: Malcolm Hunter Jamie Walker *************************************** LATEST NEWS Ron Cobb, a highly influential designer and model maker has passed away. https://www.hollywoodreporter.com/news/ron-cobb-dead-designer-alien-ship-back-future-delorean-was-83-1149219?fbclid=IwAR3ZAarpYFhu7Uy6gF0EUr7UWOiwdiDVHSyHbZQWoNg_0z8t7CPhE52scxs Sean Vail-Rhodes wrote in: Mark Bilas of Wolfpack Decals passed away earlier this month of a […]
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Plastic Model Mojo Episode 21: T-34 Mythical Podcast

Plastic Model Mojo - Fri, 09/25/2020 - 00:00

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OTB 93: Finer Details

On the Bench Podcast - Fri, 09/18/2020 - 23:20

G'day Benchers!  Dave, Ian and Julian are  back with another (still in lockdown) episode.

This episode we will have a discussion about added those extra details to your kit.  We also have our mailbag as well as whats new in the modelling world.

Don’t forget for our On The Bench listeners the Scale Modellers Supply is offering a 10% discount on all orders from their website…..tune in to find out about this fantastic offer!

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Scale Model Podcast Ep. 55 – Kayte Makes Things Pt. 1

Scale Model Podcast - Mon, 09/14/2020 - 23:13
Welcome to Episode 55 Sponsored by Goodman Models. Hosts Stuart Clark Terry Miesle Thanks to our latest Patreon Supporter Barry Fleet *************************************** LATEST NEWS Thanks to Hector Colan and the rest of IPMS Butch O’Hare for the swag! Don’t forget about our contest! Presenting SMP’s Super Model Contest 2020 sponsored by Moscato Hobby Models https://scalemodelpodcast.com/smpcontest2020/ […]
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