2018

Kalamazoo Valley Museum Club Display

Kalamazoo Valley Museum Club Display

Thanks to the many members who were willing to loan model kits for the display we have a full display cabinet at the Kalamazoo Valley Museum in downtown Kalamazoo.  The library created the placards on the wall which lists the descriptions of the models in the display provided by the members.  The display is running […]

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Porsche 935-78 Prototype

Porsche 935-78 Prototype

Porsche 935-78 Prototype, Entex #9502 1:28 scale This model represents the car as it was initially presented to the FIA for approval prior to racing for the first time.  The low rear wing and fully enclosed door panels are the distinguishing features for this version. Later versions had partially enclosed doors to meet FIA requirements […]

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Models for the Kalamazoo Valley Museum Display

Models for the Kalamazoo Valley Museum Display

Updated 8/10/18  Adding photos of our preliminary set ups.         Updated 5/2/18.  New set up date is September 7, 2018.  Bring your models to the August meeting so we can plan the arrangement. Updated 4/24/18  Looking like this is delayed until September.  Museum is purchasing a new display cabinet. At the March meeting […]

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Meeting Topics for 2018

Here is a list of the meeting topics for our first Tuesday meetings in 2018 March – Tips and Tricks round table discussion, and further discussion about our upcoming display at the Kalamazoo Valley Museum April – Stan Build.  Build and bring something that you bought at Stan Swonk’s estate sale. May – American Armor: […]

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Stan Contest

When is the Stan Contest?  Is it scheduled for February, March or April?  I think that it got moved back to April but am not sure.

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Intragalatic Transport: 1969

Intragalatic Transport: 1969

What if…. in 1967 Star Trek had failed as a TV show?  With the show failing to be renewed after the end of the first season due to poor ratings, the studio model of the U.S.S. Enterprise was thrown into a dumpster near the edge of the studio lot. It was here that Ronald, a […]

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January 2018 Meeting

At our January meeting we elected club officers.  Bill Geresy was elected as President, Jeff Graham as Vice President and Martin Schultz as Secretary/Treasurer.  Clare Wentzel was appointed as Chapter Contact by the newly elected officers. Jeff Graham discussed the club invitation card he had created.  After a short discussion, a motion to purchase the minimum […]

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