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OTB 68: From wargaming to modelling.

Wed, 12/04/2019 - 06:46

G'day Benchers!  Welcome to our latest episode, and we have our usual listener mailbag, whats new in the modelling world as well as our special guest Peter Mellor to talk about the crossover of wargaming to modelling.

 

Don’t forget to checkout our new show sponsor Scale Modellers Supply and their great range of SMS Paints.

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OTB 67: From the stash

Tue, 11/19/2019 - 12:00

G'day Benchers!  Unfortunately I've been called away to assist with fires in New South Wales so we are not able to bring you our usual show. But fear not I’ve dug deep into our “stash” to bring you the interview with Richard Alexander from Wingnut Wings.  We will be back with our regular programming in a fortnight so in the meantime enjoy and stay safe.

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OTB 66: So you want to build an armour kit?

Wed, 11/06/2019 - 06:39

Dave, Ian and Julian are joined by Robert to have a chat about building armour kits.  We have a swag of listener mail to deal with and of course whats new in the modelling world.

Our European correspondent Mike reports in with a lead up for Telford.

Don’t forget to checkout our new show sponsor Scale Modellers Supply and their great range of SMS Paints.

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OTB 65: Much ado about nothing

Wed, 10/23/2019 - 07:03

Dave, Ian and Julian just shoot the breeze about kits that they have purchased, kits they have built or are building as well as attending to some questions asked in listener mail segment and what is new in the modelling world.

Don’t forget to checkout our new show sponsor Scale Modellers Supply and their great range of SMS Paints.

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OTB 64: Introducing our new UK correspondent Mike Sleigh

Wed, 10/09/2019 - 08:30

Dave, Ian and Julian and joined by our new UK correspondent  Mike Sleigh to discuss some of the new things that he will be bringing to the show.

We also have our listener  mail segment and whats new in the modelling world.

Also welcome to our new show sponsor Scale Modellers Supply and their great range of SMS Paints.

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OTB 63: Injection moulding and 3D printing: manufacturing a model kit.

Tue, 09/24/2019 - 20:00

Dave, Ian and Julian and joined by special guest Will Pattison to discuss how model kits are made……we do a deep dive to discuss the engineering behind injection moulding and finish up looking at 3D printing.

 

We also have our listener  mail segment and whats new in the modelling world.

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OTB 62: Rivet counters and masking your model.

Wed, 09/11/2019 - 09:05

Dave, Ian and Julian and joined by Robert to discuss rivet counters. Are they simply white noise to the modelling community or do they infect have an important role to play?  

We will also look at masking you model, the do's and don'ts as well as some tips for a good outcome and of course we have our mail and whats new in the modelling world.

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OTB 61: Uschi Van Der Rosten

Wed, 08/28/2019 - 07:58

In this episode Dave, Ian and Julian are joined by special guest Alex from Uschi Van Der Rosten.

We have  listener mail bag and of course and look at what’s new in the modelling world.

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OTB 60: Lincoln Wright and modelling in Japan

Wed, 08/14/2019 - 09:00

In this episode Dave, Ian and Julian are joined by special guest Lincoln Wright talking about working for a model workshop in Japan.

 

We have a huge listener mail bag and of course,  look at what’s new in the modelling world.

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OTB 59: Clear coats!!!!

Wed, 07/31/2019 - 08:45

In this episode Dave, Ian and Julian are joined by Michael to talk about that very confusing subject clear coats!  Gloss, Semi gloss, Satin, Flat…..at some point we have all be tripped up so let us clear the air with the good goss on clear coats.

We will also be letting you know the latest on what model shows are on as well as diving into out listener mail bag and of course, having a look at what’s new in the modelling world.

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OTB: 58 Talking about cars!

Wed, 07/17/2019 - 08:26

In this episode Ian and Julian educate Dave on building car models.  We have some listener mail as well as looking at whats new in the modelling world. 

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OTB:57 We take a look at the new Airfix 1/24 Scale Hellcat

Wed, 07/03/2019 - 07:58

This episode we dive in and unbox the new Airfix 1/24 scale Hellcat, and gotta say that it looks great!

We have a bit of a chat about what we’ve been upto as well as looking at whats new in the modelling world.

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OTB 55: Its our second Birthday!

Wed, 06/19/2019 - 08:02

Happy second Birthday to the show!

We are back from Expo and in this episode work our way through a lot of listener mail as well as tackling some curly questions.  Lots of announcements for model shows coming up as well as looking at whats new in the modelling world.

 

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OTB 55: Melbourne Model Expo Special

Mon, 06/10/2019 - 08:43

Welcome to our Melbourne Model Expo Special Episode with a vast range of guests and interesting subjects from cardboard models to mecha and everything in between!

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OTB 54: Building aircraft part 2

Wed, 06/05/2019 - 08:50

Dave, Ian and Julian are back with part 2 of building model aircraft.  We also have a look at what's new in the modelling world.

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OTB 53: Building aircraft

Wed, 05/22/2019 - 09:01

In this Episode Dave, Ian and Julian talk about building model aircraft. From bringing home that sought after kit and opening up the box through to having a beautiful model sitting on your shelf, we will look at the steps needed to get there.

Whats new in the modelling world and our new segment on modelling shows that are coming up!

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OTB 52: Big rigs.

Wed, 05/08/2019 - 08:30

In this Episode Dave, Ian and Julian are joined by Jan to talk about Prime movers, Trucks, Lorries, Big Rigs, call them what you will, if it is big and it has an airhorn we will be talking about it.

We are also going to be having a look at whats new in the modelling world and in breaking news......... Ian accepts the challenge thrown down by our Canadian friends !

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OTB 51: Old and second hand kits.

Wed, 04/24/2019 - 08:34

In this Episode Dave, Ian and Julian are joined by Michael Gibson to discuss old and second hand kits. Love them? Hate them? Why buy them and how do you make them shine?

 

We are also going to be having a look at whats new in the modelling world.

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OTB 50 *Special Episode* Balancing your hobby with your relationships

Sat, 04/13/2019 - 21:32

In this Special Episode Dave and Ian are joined by Martin Reid and Michelle Goldfinch  to discuss balancing your hobby with your relationships.  We have had a large number of emails about this topic so we have decided to do a one off special on the subject.  While this episode does not follow our usual format we hope that you will find it interesting and informative.  For those of you who, like me, are blessed with the perfect modelling partner, this might not be the episode that you are expecting, but let me reassure you that this special episode is a “one off”.

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OTB 49: Modern Aussie Armour

Wed, 04/10/2019 - 08:29

In this Episode Dave, Ian and Julian are joined by Troy to talk modern Aussie Armour……what kits to buy what paint to use and where to go for reference material.

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