Club Competition 2015/2016


Each month, photographs of the models entered to the monthly club competition will be displayed below with the theme for that month.

May 2015: Aircraft

These are the entries for May’s monthly club competition. The scales of the models entered varied from 1/32nd down to 1/144th.

May 2010 Comp

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Super Sabre

Peter Marshall

Hurricane

David Bailey

Alpha Jet

Thierry Baulard

Global Hawk

David Francis

Spitfire

Nathan Flavell

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HS-123

George Coote

English Electric Lightning

Dave Pavey

Sopwith Pup

Tim Upson-Smith

Results:
1st: Peter Marshall = Super Sabre
2nd: Tim Upson-Smith = Sopwith Pup
3rd: George Coote = HS-123

June 2015: Animals

These are the entries for June’s monthly club competition. Anything that can be linked to an animal.

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P-51B Mustang

Peter Marshall

Early ME bf109 with bird

Matt Redman

Merlin

Nick Bavington

Brewster Buffalo

George Coote

Ferret

Brian Porter

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Sufa

David Francis

Hawkeye

Thierry Baulard

Whippet

Tim Upson-Smith

Churchill Crocodile

Nathan Flavell

Hellcat

David Bailey

June 2010 Comp June 2010 Comp
T4 Dolphine Egg Plane

Jonathan Davies

95 Mustang Cobra R

Mick Lomax

Results:
1st: Matt Redman = ME bf 109
2nd: Mick Lomax = 95 Mustang Cobra R
3rd: Peter Marshall = P-51B Mustang

July 2015: Civilian Vehicles

These are the entries for July’s club competition. The subject this month was civilian vehicles, but we think one was boarder line on the theme!

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Heinkel HE70

Nathan Flavall

Mini Moa Glider

Tim Upson-Smith

Rusty Mini

Tom Primett

1938 French Tractor

Brian Porter

Lamborghini Gallardo

Peter Marshal

July Monthly Comp July Monthly Comp
YF12 (NASA)

David Francis

Chevrolet Corvette C6

Mick Lomax

Results:
1st: Tom Primett = Rusty Mini
2nd: Mick Lomax = Chevrolet Corvette C6
3rd: Brian Porter = 1938 French Tractor

August 2015: World War I

These are the entries for August’s club competition. This month we had an entry to the competition from the youngest person, Kyran age six. He finished building the model as other entries were going on the table, and also used the “David Francis method” for the eligibly to fit in with the theme. Kyran’s was black and white mixed together makes grey, plus it had black track and white filler on it!

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Bristol Beaufighter

Nick Bavington

Hawker Typhoon

David Bailey

Messerschmidt Bf 110

Nathan Flavell

Klin 50M

George Coote

Vickers Red Rapier

David Francis

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Republic P47 Thunderbolt

Peter Magee

67 Chevrolet Camaro RS

Mick Lomax

Dome Mugen

Paul Fitzmaurice

DH Devon

Kevin Payne

Tiger I

Kyran Lomax (age 6 yrs)

August Monthly Comp
F-18 Hornet

Peter Marshall

Results:
1st: Kevin Payne = DH Devon
2nd: Paul Fitzmaurice = Dome Mugen
3rd: Nathan Flavell = Messerschmidt Bf110

September 2015: Battle of Britain

These are the entries for August’s club competition. Anything that was armored could be entered in this months competition, so tanks were the main items entered with an armored train thrown in.

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Bk42 Armoured Locomotive

David Francis

Mk1 Female Radio Tank

Tim Upson-Smith

Panther G

Nathan Flavell

M1 Panther II Mine Detecting & Clearing Vehicle

Mick Lomax

King Tiger Porsche Turret

Peter Marshall

September Monthly Comp September Monthly Comp
Challenger II MBT

Tom Primett

Humber MkII

Brian Porter

Results:
1st: Mick Lomax = M1 Panther II MDCV
2nd: Brian Porter = Humber MkII
3rd: Tom Primett = Challenger II MBT

October 2015: Figures

These are the entries for October’s club competition. This months theme was “Birds” and as expected, most of the models were aircraft. Kyran visited the club again and was allowed entered his Tiger tank into the competition again, now painted.

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Albatross DIII 253

Tim Upson-Smith

Fw190 A8 “Butcher Bird”

David Bailey

P-40E Warhawk

Nathan Flavell

Fw190 F8 “Butcher Bird”

Matt Redman

F-16 Falcon

George Coote

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TSR 2 “Eagle”

Peter Marshall

F-16 Falcon

Jonathan Davis

Tiger I “Tiger Finch”

Kyran Lomax (age 6 yrs)

ME109 T “Sea Eagle”

David Francis

Results:
1st: Tim Upson-Smith = Albatross DIII 253
2nd: Matt Redman = Fw190 F8 “Butcher Bird”
3rd: David Francis = ME109 T “Sea Eagle”

November 2015: All at Sea

These are the entries for November’s competition. This months theme was “ships”, but it threw in some different models for a change. One at first sight was mistaken for an aircraft’s external fuel tank and it also brought out the Sci-Fi models.
Sorry for the quality of the photographs, they were taken on my phone and not my usual camera.

November Monthly Comp

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November Monthly Comp

Stealth Ship
David Francis

Vosper Torpedo Boat
Peter Marshall

Cruiser
George Coote

Tie Fighter
David Bailey

A Wing Fighter
Nathan Flavell

November Monthly Comp

Hindenburg
Tim Upson-Smith

Results:
1st: Joint: Peter Marshall= Vosper Torpedo Boat, George Coote = Cruiser
2nd: David Bailey= Tie Fighter
3rd: David Francis = Stealth Ship

 

December 2015: Secret Santa

These are the entries for January’s competition. This months theme was “Soviet Times “, which the modelling subject has to have a Russian connection.

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Hetzer

David Francis

Gaz Truck

Kevin Payne

LA 7

Sam Carter

LA 7

Nathan Flavell

Spitfire VB

David Bailey

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Polikarpov

Jason Carter

JS2 Tank

George Coote

MiG 21

Peter Marshall

Results:

1st: George Coote = JS2 Tank
2nd: Peter Marshall = MiG 21
3rd: David Francis = Hetzer

 

January 2011: Red Star

These are the entries for January’s competition. This months theme was “Soviet Times “, which the modelling subject has to have a Russian connection.

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Hetzer

David Francis

Gaz Truck

Kevin Payne

LA 7

Sam Carter

LA 7

Nathan Flavell

Spitfire VB

David Bailey

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Polikarpov

Jason Carter

JS2 Tank

George Coote

MiG 21

Peter Marshall

Results:

1st: George Coote = JS2 Tank
2nd: Peter Marshall = MiG 21
3rd: David Francis = Hetzer

 

February 2015: Sci-Fi, TV and Movies

These are the entries for February’s competition. This months theme was “Figures “, to which this subject needs no explanation. We’ll just let you all figure it out!

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Ned Kelly

David Francis

Go Forth In Peace

Tim Upson-Smith

German MG42 Gunner

Nathan Flavell

Russian Aces

Peter Marshall

Norbert

Jonathan Davis

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R2-D2

Peter Marshall (again)

Top Gun

George Coote

After The Battle

Dave Scott

German Officer

Jason Carter

Results:

1st: Dave Scott = After The Battle
2nd: George Coote = Top Gun
3rd: Jonathan Davis = Norbert

 

March 2015: Armour

These are the entries for March’s competition. This months theme was “Empire “, with subject that have some sort of connection with an Empire by name or origin.

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Hawker Hurricane

Tom Primett

Romulan D.7R Cruiser

Nathan Flavell

X-Wing Fighter

Peter Marshall

Sopworth Triplane

Tim Upson-Smith

Tiger I Tank

David Francis

March Monthly Competition
Space Wolves Shaman

Bob Houghton

Figure

George Coote

Results:

1st: Tim Upson-Smith = Sopworth Tri-plane
2nd: Peter Marshall = X-Wing Fighter
3rd: David Francis = Tiger I Tank

 

 

April 2015: Anything Goes

These are the entries for January’s competition. This months theme was “Soviet Times “, which the modelling subject has to have a Russian connection.

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Hetzer

David Francis

Gaz Truck

Kevin Payne

LA 7

Sam Carter

LA 7

Nathan Flavell

Spitfire VB

David Bailey

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Polikarpov

Jason Carter

JS2 Tank

George Coote

MiG 21

Peter Marshall

Results:

1st: George Coote = JS2 Tank
2nd: Peter Marshall = MiG 21
3rd: David Francis = Hetzer

 

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