Category Archives: Themes and Programs

September 2015 Meeting Notes

September 11, 2015 McKinstry Meeting Theme: Your latest finished model Notes by The  Tick The theme for September was “Your Latest Finished Model.” The theme was intentionally selected as a “no brainer” so the members could take a bit of a … Continue reading

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August 2015 Meeting Notes

August 28, 2015 McKinstry Meeting Theme: Multi-color schemes Charlie scratch built the flight deck and added other details to the carrier. I was amazed by the radio antennas sticking out from the flight deck in several places. All this was bent photo-etch … Continue reading

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June 2015 Meeting Notes

June 19, 2015 McKinstry Meeting Theme: Bare Metal aircraft Program: Dan Paulien – Applying Metallic Finishes Notes by Paul Gasiorowski AT the meeting: Carl Geiger, Glenn Estrey, Brain Gardner, Mark Murray, Jim Batchelder, Charlie Scardon., Steve Kumamoto, John Koziol Sr. … Continue reading

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May 2015 Meeting Notes

May 22, 2015 McKinstry Meeting Theme: Bare Metal aircraft Notes by Paul Gasiorowski 16 members attended the meeting. Bill S., Brian G., Frank R., Scott O., John Jr., John Sr., Charlie S., Steve K., Mike H., Paul G., Glen E., Jim … Continue reading

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April 2015 Meeting Notes

April 10, 2015 McKinstry Meeting Theme: Nuke Nite Program: Charlie Scardon – Applying Lozenge Decals While show n tell was fine, the theme only produced four models for NUKE NITE. They were: B-52 stratofortress, 1/72nd scale Monogram built by John … Continue reading

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March 2015 Meeting Notes

March 20, 2015 McKinstry Meeting Theme: Peeping Toms and Queers Program: Charlie Scardon – Scratchbuilt wooden props It seems everyone must have understood the theme was to be interpreted in the military vernacular. Not so many theme oriented models appeared this … Continue reading

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September 2014 Meeting Recap

September, 2014 McKinstry Meeting Theme: Bug Nite!! Program: Mark Murray – demo’d how to fill and sand P-51 wings Dan Paulien F-89J Scorpion, 1/72, Academy Mainly OOB Build Seat are Tru-detail Resin. Paint is Model Master Aircraft Grey out of the … Continue reading

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