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#1 Gazzas

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Posted 20 April 2017 - 06:52 AM

Hi Everyone,

    In August I'll be sponsoring a model building contest.  As the sponsor, I'll be supplying the winner with a model kit.  I've been looking around and reading, but still not sure what to get.  But I must order relatively soon to be certain I'm able to post the award once a winner has been selected.

 

Last August, I awarded the winner AMK's MiG-31.  It was a great choice.  Fantastic molding, fantastic detail, and something I actually wish I had ordered one for myself, as well.  Probably the most impressive bit of plastic I've ever seen in one box.

 

So, please, tell me the best new-ish kit you've had the chance to explore and or build.

 

Thank you for sharing your thoughts!

 

Gaz


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#2 Gerhard

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Posted 20 April 2017 - 07:15 AM

To the value of? That will make it easier to make suggestions. 


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Posted 20 April 2017 - 09:06 AM

Glad you specified 'model wise' ... otherwise my new neighbour rates in the hot category ...

She popped out to get the mail from her mailbox in the shortest shorts I've seen in quite some time! Wow!... She's a stunner!

I doubt she fancy's being given away as a prize though ...   :hmmm:

 

Rog :)


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Posted 20 April 2017 - 10:04 AM

we need pics!


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Posted 20 April 2017 - 11:08 AM

Yes indeed... If she is that hot please share !! :whistle:

 

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Posted 20 April 2017 - 12:26 PM

A gift card to a hobby shop might be better.  Winner might have no interest in the subject you provide.

And yes, we need photos of this hot neighbor.


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Posted 20 April 2017 - 04:48 PM

Glad you specified 'model wise' ... otherwise my new neighbour rates in the hot category ...

She popped out to get the mail from her mailbox in the shortest shorts I've seen in quite some time! Wow!... She's a stunner!

I doubt she fancy's being given away as a prize though ...   :hmmm:

 

Rog :)

 

You never know,...
 


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I was going to procrastinate tonight, but decided to wait.

 

In Progress: 1:24 Bf 109K-4, MiG-15, Soviet Ace, Fw 190F-8,

 

 

 

 


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Posted 20 April 2017 - 04:49 PM

Where will this contest be taking place?


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Kevin

I was going to procrastinate tonight, but decided to wait.

 

In Progress: 1:24 Bf 109K-4, MiG-15, Soviet Ace, Fw 190F-8,

 

 

 

 


#9 Shawn M

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Posted 20 April 2017 - 06:22 PM

Hopefully at the Hot Neighbors house!


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Posted 20 April 2017 - 08:22 PM

Hopefully at the Hot Neighbors house!

 

In that case, I'm in!


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Kevin

I was going to procrastinate tonight, but decided to wait.

 

In Progress: 1:24 Bf 109K-4, MiG-15, Soviet Ace, Fw 190F-8,

 

 

 

 


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Posted 20 April 2017 - 09:42 PM


WARNING! Member, MPK, has a brain that is slowly losing function. Some posts may appear strange. If this makes one uncomfortable, I urge one to place MPK on ignore. MPK will try to post as little as possible. If and when will be questions regarding modelling only.

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#12 Gazzas

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Posted 20 April 2017 - 11:23 PM

To the value of? That will make it easier to make suggestions.


Thanks for asking. Preferably under 100 dollars.

Re: gift certificate. No gift certificates are awarded. Many people give from their stashes. My stash is small and mostly bought second hand. So I award a new kit only opened to ensure completeness.

Gaz

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Posted 21 April 2017 - 12:46 AM

This is how y'all end up on a list

 

 

 

 

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#14 Gazzas

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Posted 21 April 2017 - 02:36 AM

Where will this contest be taking place?


Over at Aeroscale. They have a monthly Model of the Month contest.
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Posted 21 April 2017 - 04:11 AM

Delightful contest that Aeroscale runs. I've won it a few times, even took the Model of the Year contest one year

 

 

 

 

Matt  :frantic:






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