Monthly Archive January 2017

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2017 Monthly Contest Themes

Orange County Themes for 2017

January 20th – OUT OF THE BOX ONLY

Anything built out of the box with no aftermarket parts. Built using only what came inside the box. Decals optional.

February 17th – THE SHELF OF DOOM

Build or finish a kit that you never thought you would start or complete because you lost interest or ran into a problem.

March 17th – TAMIYA VS HASEGAWA

Who’s the best? Build the best model you can from either company. Best Tamiya Model and Best Hasegawa Model will receive an award.

April 21st – SOMETHING ENGLISH

Build a model of anything English. Including Scotland and Ireland.

May 19th – BUILD NIGHT (No Monthly Contest in May, Build Night Only)

Bring a kit to work on and have some fun with other club members building.

June 16th – FIRST OR LAST

The first or last of something. The first Abrams tank. The last F4 Phantom. Last to use a radial engine. First to use a jet engine, etc.

July 21st – CLASSIC PLASTIC

Build the oldest model you have in your stash.

August 18th – WHEN I WAS A KID

Build the model that was your favorite from when you were a kid

September 15th – SOMETHING GERMAN

Build a model of anything from Germany

October 20th – CONVERSIONS

Build a model of something you normally could not get. Make a conversion from an existing kit to make a different version

November 17th – UNEXPECTED

Build a model of something you never expected to be released as a model kit

December 15th – SOMETHING FRENCH

Build a model of anything French.

JANUARY 19th 2018 – IT’S ALL ABOUT THE FUN

Build a model of your favorite subject. Something you enjoy the most building.

ORANGECON 2017 – SEVEN

Anything with the number seven in it or that has something about it related to the number seven.  (This one is a killer everyone,

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January 2017 Model Contest Results

 

Jan 2017 Model Contest -Results

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Monthly Workshops and Programs for 2017

Orange County Themes for 2017

January 20th – OUT OF THE BOX ONLY

Anything built out of the box with no aftermarket parts. Built using only what came inside the box. Decals optional.

February 17th – THE SHELF OF DOOM

Build or finish a kit that you never thought you would start or complete because you lost interest or ran into a problem.

March 17th – TAMIYA VS HASEGAWA

Who’s the best? Build the best model you can from either company. Best Tamiya Model and Best Hasegawa Model will receive an award.

April 21st – SOMETHING ENGLISH

Build a model of anything English. Including Scotland and Ireland.

May 19th – BUILD NIGHT (No Monthly Contest in May, Build Night Only)

Bring a kit to work on and have some fun with other club members building.

June 16th – FIRST OR LAST

The first or last of something. The first Abrams tank. The last F4 Phantom. Last to use a radial engine. First to use a jet engine, etc.

July 21st – CLASSIC PLASTIC

Build the oldest model you have in your stash.

August 18th – WHEN I WAS A KID

Build the model that was your favorite from when you were a kid

September 15th – SOMETHING GERMAN

Build a model of anything from Germany

October 20th – CONVERSIONS

Build a model of something you normally could not get. Make a conversion from an existing kit to make a different version

November 17th – UNEXPECTED

Build a model of something you never expected to be released as a model kit

December 15th – SOMETHING FRENCH

Build a model of anything French.

JANUARY 19th 2018 – IT’S ALL ABOUT THE FUN

Build a model of your favorite subject. Something you enjoy the most building.

ORANGECON 2017 – SEVEN

Anything with the number seven in it or that has something about it related to the number seven.  (This one is a killer everyone, think about the 7. Ed.)

 

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Note to Vendors: all OrangeCon vendor tables are taken.   Sept meeting pictures are posted.  Judges, kit donations and set up help needed.  Contact Dave Frederick or webmaster to volunteer

 

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2017 Chapter Officers

  • President- David Frederick
  • 1st Vice President- Sean Fallesen
  • 2nd Vice President- David O’Barr
  • Treasurer- Jeff Hunter
  • Secretary- Nat Richards
  • Contest Director- Derek Collins

Volunteers

Chapter Contact
Nat Richards
(949) 631-7142
[email protected]

Newsletter Editor
Terry Huber
(714) 544-8908
[email protected]

Webmaster
Julian English
[email protected]

Mailing Address
IPMS Orange County
P.O. Box 913
Garden Grove, CA 92842

 

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January 2017

January contest results and photos

Jan 2017 Model Contest -Results

 

 

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