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OTB 92: Tools!

Sat, 09/05/2020 - 00:25

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

As well as our usual whats new in the modelling world and our mail bag we have Will Pattison joining us to talk about modelling tools. 

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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OTB 91: Awards, surveys and a new podcast!

Fri, 08/21/2020 - 22:53

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

 

As well as our usual whats new in the modelling world and our mail bag we are having a chat with two guests about some exciting new news for the modelling world. First we have Warren Starrett who will be talking about “The Golden Sprue Awards” and then later in the show we will hear from Scott Gentry about a new model podcast called “Plastic Posse Podcast” that is about to be launched! Exciting times!

And in an exclusive 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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OTB 90: Why we build.

Sat, 08/08/2020 - 23:52

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

As well as our usual whats new in the modelling world and our mail bag we are having a chat about why we build models…..what drives us and what rewards do we get from model building?

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OTB 89: I'd never build........

Fri, 07/24/2020 - 22:30

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

As well as our usual whats new in the modelling world and our mail bag we are having a chat about what we would never build.

And in an exclusive 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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OTB 88: What should your bench look like?

Sat, 07/11/2020 - 23:02

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

As well as our usual whats new in the modelling world and our mail bag we are having a chat about what the ideal bench setup should be.

And in an exclusive 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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OTB 87: If you were to develop a model what would it be?

Fri, 06/26/2020 - 23:36

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

As well as our usual whats new in the modelling world and our mail bag we are having a chat about what would be produce if we were to start a modelling company.

And in an exclusive 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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OTB 86: What happened to Wingnut Wings Part 2

Fri, 06/12/2020 - 23:59

G'day Benchers!  Dave, Ian and Julian are  back in the studio with another bumper episode.

We are talking to a former employee of Wingnut Wings, David Johnson, in part 2 of our look at what happened to Wingnut 

Wings.  

And in an exclusive 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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OTB 85: What happened to Wingnut Wings?

Fri, 05/29/2020 - 23:44

G'day Benchers!  Dave, Ian and Julian are  back in the studio with a bumper episode.

 

We are talking about what happened to the beautiful dream that was Wingnut Wings, what happened and what does the future look like?  To help us we are joined by special guest David Wilson who draws back the curtains to reveal what actually happened and why.

 

And in an exclusive 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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OTB 84: We are out of lockdown!

Fri, 05/15/2020 - 23:09

G'day Benchers!  We are OUT of lockdown!!!!   Dave, Ian and Julian are once again back in the studio all together talking about what we love……model building!

And in news that most of you will be disappointed with, we are going back to our usual fortnightly schedule….while it has been fun doing the show once a week, now that we are out of lockdown maintaining the shows weekly will just not be possible between work and normal life.  We hope that you understand this and would like to thank you all for being so supportive of our short run weekly schedule.

And in an exclusive 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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OTB 83: Where do you buy your kits from?

Fri, 05/08/2020 - 22:25

G'day Benchers!  Modelling life in lockdown continues! In this episode Dave, Ian and Julian have a chat about where we buy our model kits and accessories from.

We also have our usual whats' new in the modelling world and a bursting mail bag.

And in an exclusive 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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OTB 82: What should model companies do to value add?

Fri, 05/01/2020 - 23:41

G'day Benchers!  Modelling life in lockdown continues! In this episode Dave, Ian and Julian have a chat about what we think model companies should do to value add to kits.

We also have our usual whats' new in the modelling world and a bumper mail call.

And in an exclusive 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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OTB 81: A base for your kit.

Fri, 04/24/2020 - 22:26

G'day Benchers!  Modelling life in lockdown continues! In this episode Dave, Ian and Julian talk about how to display your kit on a base.

As well as that we have our usual whats' new in the modelling world and a bumper mail call.

And in an exclusive 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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OTB 80: Rigging your kit.

Fri, 04/17/2020 - 22:42

G'day Benchers!  Modelling life in lockdown continues! In this episode we talk about rigging your kit.

As well as that we have our usual whats' new in the modelling world and a bumper mail call.

And in an exclusive 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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OTB 79: What makes a great kit?

Fri, 04/10/2020 - 22:28

G'day Benchers!  Modelling life in lockdown! We talk about what makes a great kit and well as the shock news about Wingnut Wings closing down. .

As well as that we have our usual whats new in the modelling

world and of course mail call.

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OTB 78: We are in lockdown!

Fri, 04/03/2020 - 23:32

G'day Benchers!  We are recording this in lockdown here in Oz, and as such it is against the current rules to have more than two people in the house who don’t normally live here so Julian is coming in via a hook-up.  So we are chatting about what we are doing in this strange and historic time.

As well as that we have our usual whats new in the modelling

world and of course mail call.

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OTB 77: Interview with Michael Baskette from Plastic Model Mojo Podcast.

Fri, 03/27/2020 - 21:56

G'day Benchers!  We have Julian back in the studio!  Also this is the start of our new weekly schedule as we do our little bit to help you out in these very trying times of pandemics and lockdowns. In this episode we are talking to Michael Baskette for the Scale Model Mojo podcast. 

 

As well as that we have our usual whats new in the modelling

world and of course mail call.

 

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

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OTB 76: The dark art of decals

Fri, 03/20/2020 - 21:42

G'day Benchers!  Welcome to our latest episode, “The dark art of decals” where we have a chat about how we do our decals, what has worked for us and also Ian explains how to use Tamiya extra thin glue to affix decals to you kit.   Unfortunately Julian is not with us as he has had a Covid-19 scare, but he is with us in spirit. 

 

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

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OTB 75: Rambling chat about nothing

Fri, 03/06/2020 - 20:55

G'day Benchers!  Welcome to our latest episode, with Dave Ian and Julian, no fixed topic today just a rambling discussion about anything and everything.

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

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OTB 74: Dave is back!

Wed, 02/26/2020 - 05:53

G'day Benchers!  Dave is back from his travels around the world and tonight we hear all about his (mis)adventures!

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

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OTB 73: Kit manufacturers (the good the bad and the ugly)

Tue, 02/11/2020 - 00:00

G'day Benchers!  Welcome to our latest episode of “On the bench”.  We have our usual listener mailbag along with whats' new in the modelling world. In this episode we have Robert back to talk about the good the bad and the ugly of the worlds kit manufacturers.  

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

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