Club Competition 2013/2014


Club Competition Entries 2013/14Each month, photographs of the models entered to the monthly club competition will be displayed below with the theme for that month.

May 2013: Armour

These are the entries for May’s monthly club competition. This year the competition has kicked off with some heavy metal, consisting of nine models placed on the table for judging.

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Thor

David Francis

Knight

George Coote

StuG III

Mick Lomax

Crusader AA

Bob Housden

King Tiger

Tony Pettit

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  M1A2 Abrams Tusk

Thierry Baulard

  White Half-track M3A1

Nick Bavington

 

Results:
1st: Thierry Baulard = M1A2 Abrams Tusk
2nd: Mick Lomax = StuG III
3rd: Tony Pettit = King Tiger

June 2013: Animals

These are the entries for June’s monthly club competition. This months competition theme is where the model has to have an Animal connection to it, i.e. name, etc.

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Whippit

David Francis

F-5 Tiger

Nick Bavington

MiG-31 Foxhound

Mick Lomax

Grumman Wildcat

Peter Magee

Coyotee

Thierry Baulard

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Triceratops

Paul Davis

Sopworth Camel

Bob Housden

Buffalo

Tony Pettit

P-51 Mustang

Mike Chilestone

Leopard

George Coote

Results:
1st: Thierry Baulard = Coyotee
2nd: Peter Magee = Wildcat
3rd: Bob Housden = Camel

July 2013: All At Sea

These are the entries for July’s monthly club competition. This months competition theme is where the model is to have a connection with water or the sea.

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Prince Of Wales

Jason Caster

Joan Of Arc

Thierry Baulard

DUKW

Nick Bavington

Heinkel He115c

Tony Pettit

Cessna 172

Mike Chilestone

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Rufe

Bob Housden

  Seafire

George Coote

  Corsair

David Francis

Results:
1st: David Francis = Corsair
2nd: Bob Housden = Rufe
3rd: Mike Chilestone = Cessna 172

August 2013: Aircraft

These are the entries for August’s monthly club competition. This months competition theme is Aircraft, not much more can be said about it.

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P-47M Thunderbolt

Mick Lomax

F-8 Crusader

Mike Chilestone

Schneider SG-38 Glider

Tim Upson-Smith

Henschel HS123

Tony Pettit

PFALZ DIIIA

Bob Housden

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F-6 Hellcat

George Coote

F-117 Blacknight Stealth

David Francis

  Temco TTI Pinto

Nick Bavington

P-40 Warhawk

Jason Carter

Results:
1st: Tim Upson-Smith = Schneider SG-38 Glider
2nd: Bob Housden = PFALZ DIIIA
3rd: Mick Lomax = P-47M Thunderbolt

September 2013: Spitfire “Battle Of Britain”

These are the entries for September’s monthly club competition. This months competition theme is Spitfire, to commemorate the anniversary of the Battle Of Britain where each entry had to be a Spitfire.

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Spitfire Mk.V

Nick Bavington

Spitfire Mk.Vc

Mike Chilestone

Spitfire Mk.Vb

George Coote

Spitfire FR Mk.XIVe

Mick Lomax

Spitfire Mk.IXc

David Francis

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Seafire Mk.XV

Tony Pettit

  Spitfire Mk.IXb

Bob Housden

  Spitfire Mk.IXc

Thierry Baulard

Results:
1st: Mick Lomax = Spitfire FR Mk.XIVe
2nd: Tony Pettitt = Seafire Mk.XV
3rd: George Coote = Spitfire Mk.Vb

 

October 2013: SciFi

These are the entries for October’s monthly club competition. This months competition theme is “SciFi” in which the model has to have a SciFi connection. (Sorry for the quality of the photos, the lighting in the room was not too good on this night)

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Vampire

Thierry Baulard

Star Wars All Ter. Recon. Transport

Tony Pettit

Dragon

Bob Housden

Citation

Mike Chilestone

Star Wars Jedi Starfighter

David Francis

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Iron Man War Machine

Mick Lomax

Bananaman Minion

Tim Upson-Smith

Iron Man

David Scott

Battlestar Galactica Viper

Tom Primett

Wasserfall

Peter Marshall

Results:
1st: David Scott = Iron Man
2nd: Tony Pettitt = Star Wars All Terrain Recon. Transport
3rd: Tom Primett = Battlestar Galactica Viper

November 2013: Cars & Trucks

These are the entries for November’s monthly club competition. This months competition theme is “Cars & Trucks” where the modelled subject has to be a wheeled automotive vehicle, civilian, military or fantasy.

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VW Beetle Ambulance

David Francis

Austin A35 Custom Van

Noel Smith

Krupp Protze

Bob Housden

LRDP Jeep

Mike Chilestone

1911 Rolls Royce

Tony Pettit

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VW Beetle

George Coote

Lotus Esprit

Peter Marshall

Batpod

Nick Bavington

Honda CX500

Thierry Baulard

1935 Mercedes Benz G4

Mick Lomax

Results:
1st: Noel Smith = Austin A35 Custom Van
2nd: George Coote = VW Beetle
3rd: Mick Lomax = 1935 Mercedes Benz G4

December 2013: Secret Santa

These are the entries for December’s monthly club competition. This months competition theme is “Secret Santa ” where each member entering the competition handed a wrapped model that cost less then £10 during November’s meeting. Once all members had handed their model in, they each took turns picking a wrapped model up to build in three weeks for this months competition. No one knew what they had until they unwrapped their chosen package.

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Fairey Swordfish

Nick Bavington

F4 Wildcat

Thierry Baulard

C160 Transal

David Scott

Spitfire Mk.Vb Floatplane

George Coote

Chipmonk

Tom Primett

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Bofors 40mm Gun

Tony Pettit

  Gloster Gladiator

Bob Housden

  F-18 Hornet

David Francis

Results:
1st: Tony Pettitt = Bofors 40mm Gun
2nd: David Francis = F-18 Hornet
3rd: David Scott = C160 Transal

January 2014: Figures

These are the entries for January’s monthly club competition. This months competition theme is “Figures” of which the title will explain it all, busts are included in this category.

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Gallogas

Bob Housden

US Pilot

George Coote

RNAS Pilot

Tim Upson-Smith

Gollum

Thierry Baulard

EOD Disposal Soldier

David Francis

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Minion “Dave”

Nick Bavington

Gladiator

Tony Pettit

  Highlander

David Scott

B-17 Gunner

Tom Primett

Results:
1st: David Scott = Highlander Bust
2nd: George Coote = US Pilot
3rd: Tom Primett = B-17 Gunner

February 2014: In A Museum

These are the entries for February’s monthly club competition. This months competition theme is “In A Museum ” where the modelled subject is of which the real example is actually in a museum.

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DH Otter

Peter Marshall

Gloster Gladiator

Bob Housden

DH Vampire

Nick Bavington

Douglas SDB-3 Dauntless

David Francis

Chevrolet BelAir

Noel Smith

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The final placings for this years competition will be announched at the club AGM in April and the posted on the website afterwards.