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Photos from the Model Engineering Show

Photos from the Model Engineering Show

A selection of photos from the model engineering show at Sandown last weekend. Engines big and small, jet, stationary, marine and traction. There were railway trains, trams, model houses, a fine selection of carriages and wheels from the Guild of

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Model Engineering Exhibition 2011 at Sandown Park

Model Engineering Exhibition 2011 at Sandown Park

Just a reminder of the model engineering exhibition over at Sandown Park is next month and is celebrating it’s 104th Birthday. Show TimesFriday, 9th Dec 10.00am – 5.00pm (Last admission: 4.00pm)Saturday, 10th Dec 10.00am – 5.00pm (Last admission: 4.00pm)Sunday, 11th

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Rival Model Engineering Magazines and Events

Rival Model Engineering Magazines and Events

I’m a subscriber to “Model Engineers Workshop” a UK magazine that details projects for building tools and accessories for model engineering. In the latest edition there’s a free ticket for the Model Engineer Exhibition over at Sandown Park Racecourse on

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Model Engineering Show Report 2010

Model Engineering Show Report 2010

I visited the model engineer exhibition at Sandown Park at the weekend. Given that I took my 2 month old daughter, I managed to bring down the average age of the visitors somewhat, this also gave me a perspective on

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Model Engineer Exhibition 2010

Model Engineer Exhibition 2010

As autumn approaches the model engineer’s thoughts turn to what new bits and pieces they can buy at the model engineer exhibition. Model Engineer Exhibition 2010 10-12 December 2010, Sandown Park Racecourse This year’s 3 day exhibition is at the

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Maker Faire 2010 Newcastle

Maker Faire 2010 Newcastle

Maker Faire, Newcastle – March 13-14, 2010 “Maker Faire celebrates things people create themselves — from James Bond-worthy electronic gizmos to homemade clothes. Inspiration is ubiquitous at the festival and there are surprises around every corner for people of all

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The London Model Engineering Exhibition 2010

The London Model Engineering Exhibition 2010

Later this month is the 14th London Model Engineering Exhibition at Alexandra Palace. They promise to have a range of displays by clubs, large scale model live steam railway layouts, meccano, rockets, horologists, hydroplanes, tanks and of course a large

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Model Engineering Fair Pictures

Model Engineering Fair Pictures

Just returned from Sandown and here are pictures of the amazing models from the Model Engineering Fair. There was some excellent quality of work with my favourites being “My Little Lathe” and Cherry Hill’s impressive agricultural engine. There was also

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