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by Neb
Fri Jun 09, 2017 4:41 pm
Forum: Wonderfest 2017
Topic: Wonderfest Winners
Replies: 29
Views: 3232

Re: Wonderfest Winners

Rocketeer wrote:
Fri Jun 09, 2017 3:53 pm
I brought a dozen models, and I kinda lost track of what won what. When the winners list comes out, I'll have to untangle them. I am pretty sure what Aventine won, though. ;)
:D \:D/
by Neb
Fri Jun 09, 2017 8:42 am
Forum: Wonderfest 2017
Topic: Contest Challenge
Replies: 65
Views: 6429

Re: Contest Challenge

It's $9 EACH for the first 2, then the next 8 are free. Then it starts all over at 11 models. So, 1 model is $9. 2 are $18. 3-10 models is still $18. 11 models is $27. 12 is $36 13-20 is still $36. And then it would start again at 21, if anyone actually had that many. The first two models are $9, w...
by Neb
Thu Jun 08, 2017 1:14 pm
Forum: Wonderfest 2017
Topic: Return Roll Call
Replies: 18
Views: 1739

Re: Return Roll Call

Got home to Ohio at 6pm Wednesday. I'm a SLOW driver.... \:D/
by Neb
Thu Jun 08, 2017 1:12 pm
Forum: Wonderfest 2017
Topic: Contest Challenge
Replies: 65
Views: 6429

Re: Contest Challenge

It's $9 EACH for the first 2, then the next 8 are free. Then it starts all over at 11 models. So, 1 model is $9. 2 are $18. 3-10 models is still $18. 11 models is $27. 12 is $36 13-20 is still $36. And then it would start again at 21, if anyone actually had that many. The first two models are $9, w...
by Neb
Wed May 10, 2017 4:31 pm
Forum: Wonderfest 2017
Topic: Things to bring
Replies: 35
Views: 2388

Clothes.

Nobody wants to see any of us naked.... :8)
by Neb
Wed May 10, 2017 4:28 pm
Forum: Wonderfest 2017
Topic: Contest Challenge
Replies: 65
Views: 6429

As a little extra incentive to reach our goal of 800 entries. Dave Hodge has agreed to sponsor the WF Space Model challenge that previewed last year. One award each will be awarded to the best Trek entry, Star Wars entry, and BSG entry in the room. Judging will be performed by our chief Hardware jud...
by Neb
Fri May 05, 2017 3:48 pm
Forum: Wonderfest 2017
Topic: Contest Challenge
Replies: 65
Views: 6429

I appreciate it gents! :D
by Neb
Fri May 05, 2017 10:20 am
Forum: Wonderfest 2017
Topic: Contest Challenge
Replies: 65
Views: 6429

Trekmanscott wrote:
Neb wrote:
Don't forget---- we have a quota to meet! :wink: :8)
You don't want to know how many entries I am bringing
:twisted: :D
by Neb
Wed May 03, 2017 7:55 pm
Forum: Wonderfest 2017
Topic: Contest Challenge
Replies: 65
Views: 6429

T-MINUS 30 DAYS FOLKS! :shock:

I'm thinking decals should be getting floated, and weathering should commence.

Or not.... :D

Don't forget---- we have a quota to meet! :wink: :8)
by Neb
Wed Apr 05, 2017 10:39 am
Forum: Wonderfest 2017
Topic: Contest Challenge
Replies: 65
Views: 6429

Arronax wrote:
Neb wrote:The thing to remember here is that the more entries, the more awards that will inevitably be issued--- and the awards aren't free... :D
I'll bring an extra suitcase. :P
:D
by Neb
Tue Apr 04, 2017 8:22 pm
Forum: Wonderfest 2017
Topic: Contest Challenge
Replies: 65
Views: 6429

Sorry for the delay Jim--- I'm getting my life back for the evening so I'm catching up. lol The fee remains the same: $9 for the first two entries, and up to 8 additional entries are free. From that point, any additional entries you would start over again. ie: $9 for the next two and 8 more free--- ...
by Neb
Tue Mar 07, 2017 10:50 pm
Forum: Wonderfest 2017
Topic: Contest Challenge
Replies: 65
Views: 6429

Still working on it Jim--- just got home from work. Will be working 12's through the weekend. :(

Soon as I know, I'll post back. :wink:
by Neb
Sun Mar 05, 2017 12:14 pm
Forum: Wonderfest 2017
Topic: Contest Challenge
Replies: 65
Views: 6429

Checking---- I'll get back to you Jim. :wink:
by Neb
Sat Mar 04, 2017 2:00 pm
Forum: Wonderfest 2017
Topic: Anyone up for a trip to Dayton on Friday?
Replies: 20
Views: 2357

Jim NCC1701A wrote:
Kylwell wrote:Bummer that we can't get April to back into a X15 again.
She what?!?!

Jeez, don't tell Neb.
WHAT???!!! :shock:

:8)
by Neb
Sat Mar 04, 2017 11:13 am
Forum: Wonderfest 2017
Topic: Contest Challenge
Replies: 65
Views: 6429

T-minus NINETY days and counting folks! Build, build, BUILD!!! :D

:wink:
by Neb
Sat Feb 18, 2017 4:23 pm
Forum: Wonderfest 2017
Topic: Contest Challenge
Replies: 65
Views: 6429

Kylwell wrote:LOL *cough* *gasp* *hack*
:twisted: :lol:
by Neb
Sat Feb 18, 2017 2:26 pm
Forum: Wonderfest 2017
Topic: Contest Challenge
Replies: 65
Views: 6429

"Is that decal silvered?" No... wait!!! It's Mucous!!! :shock:

:D
by Neb
Sat Feb 18, 2017 2:21 pm
Forum: Wonderfest 2017
Topic: Contest Challenge
Replies: 65
Views: 6429

I have NEVER seen any of your work that you should be ashamed of Jim!

Thanks! :D
by Neb
Mon Feb 06, 2017 6:16 pm
Forum: Wonderfest 2017
Topic: Contest Challenge
Replies: 65
Views: 6429

I'm liking it! :bow:
by Neb
Mon Feb 06, 2017 6:06 pm
Forum: Wonderfest 2017
Topic: Contest Challenge
Replies: 65
Views: 6429

:D
by Neb
Sun Feb 05, 2017 5:42 pm
Forum: Wonderfest 2017
Topic: Contest Challenge
Replies: 65
Views: 6429

:D

I'll take it.... :P
by Neb
Mon Jan 30, 2017 7:42 pm
Forum: Wonderfest 2017
Topic: Contest Challenge
Replies: 65
Views: 6429

lakespeed wrote:I'll have a Mr. Hankey figure ready to enter. Probably get it done that morning.
:shock:

:D
by Neb
Sun Jan 29, 2017 10:47 pm
Forum: Wonderfest 2017
Topic: Contest Challenge
Replies: 65
Views: 6429

Bless you...... :8) :8)

:P
by Neb
Sun Jan 29, 2017 12:17 pm
Forum: Wonderfest 2017
Topic: Contest Challenge
Replies: 65
Views: 6429

If every entrant brought one entry more than they did last year, it would go a long way to getting to our goal. :wink:

Build! Build! Build! :D
by Neb
Sat Feb 09, 2013 2:46 pm
Forum: Lighting & Electronics
Topic: Using foil for light blocking
Replies: 9
Views: 4163

Disillusionist wrote:If you opt to use foil, just make sure you do a good job insulating all your electrical connections on your LED's and such. Wouldn't want that conductive foil shorting anything out!
:shock:

:D
by Neb
Sat Jan 26, 2013 11:02 pm
Forum: Lighting & Electronics
Topic: Using foil for light blocking
Replies: 9
Views: 4163

Go to the HVAC dept at Lowes or Home Depot-----pick up a roll of aluminum adhesive duct tape 2 inches wide, great adhesive, cuts easily, and very reflective. Works great on my TOS Enterprise. I also burnish it down after it's applied---goes over irregular surfaces well if it burnished. It's about $9...
by Neb
Sun Jan 29, 2012 10:03 pm
Forum: Finishing
Topic: Best flat finish yet!
Replies: 18
Views: 4565

I can't find Polly Scale around here. Guess I'll have to place an order with Model Expo or Micro Mark. Be careful----the new Pollyscale is MM Acryl. :( Last year I bought every old bottle of Polly S flat that my local store had. As I was paying for it, he said: "Well that's the last of the good stu...
by Neb
Sun Mar 06, 2011 12:20 pm
Forum: Lighting & Electronics
Topic: Wire Glue?
Replies: 5
Views: 2173

As I feared. :(

It just seems so "heavy-handed" soldering up 24ga wire. :P

Never hurts to ask.... :)
by Neb
Sat Mar 05, 2011 1:19 pm
Forum: Lighting & Electronics
Topic: Wire Glue?
Replies: 5
Views: 2173

Wire Glue?

Okay fellas, what about this stuff:

http://www.wireglue.us/

Snake oil, or a decent substitute for soldering----on simple projects. Not like a 1/350 refit.

Any experience, thoughts? :)
by Neb
Wed Sep 22, 2010 3:10 pm
Forum: Construction
Topic: Foam?
Replies: 36
Views: 14812

BROCK UPPERCUT wrote:you could look for a new house being built , when the workers go home for the day raid the dumpster
That's how I got a 4'x8'x2" sheet of the stuff.

Well, it was sitting close to the dumpster.... :shock: :twisted: