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Hey Modelers! Welcome to the ModelGeeks Scale Modeling Podcast, a place where we talk about anything and everything relating to models. Buckle up for what we believe will be an exciting journey into the world of scale modeling. It doesn’t matter whether you’re new to the hobby or you been around since Moses nor does it matter what you build; planes, armor, ships or automobiles, we hope to have a little bit for each of you.Our format is simple and to the point; modeling news you can use, a few tips and techniques, some lighthearted banter and maybe a beer or two, but most importantly interaction with you! That interaction starts with you, you see, we really want to make this content for you the listener so please, drop us an email at contact@modelgeekspodcast.com and weigh in on whatever our show topic is. You can find it at the ModelGeeks Facebook Page or our website, www.modelgeekspodcast.comIn closing, thanks to all the ModelGeeks out there, we really hope that you will download and make us a regular part of your modeling bench sessions. Keep on building, be excellent to each other, and by all means... Build something! Out from the Geeks... read less
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MGPC Episode 80 "Transporting models and how do you pack them".
15-06-2024
MGPC Episode 80 "Transporting models and how do you pack them".
Welcome to Episode 80 of The Modelgeeks Podcast!  In this episode, the Modelgeeks discuss how they pack and transport their models.  The same process can be used to store your models as well. Frilldo takes the geeks for a lap in the pattern with an update on the Privateer, trying to avoid having to buy dinner for the other geeks.  The rest of the geeks give an update of what is on their benches and do a run down of the email and a recap on the FB Model Geeks Model shack page.For the main topic, the geeks discuss what they use to build the containers that they use and other materials to safely transport or store your models with the Nats coming right around the corner.  The geeks even tell a few TSA horror stories.We would like to thank all the listeners for the continued support you have given the show. We hope to see you out and about as we hit some of the shows or if you decide to come visit ours in October. If you can't make it to the shows then you can still interact with us through social media, Facebook, Instagram, and email:  contact@modelgeekspodcast.com Make sure you check out our new group / community on Facebook, The ModelGeeks Model Shack www.nats2024 https://img1.wsimg.com/blobby/go/ac24d88a-08a8-47fe-961a-a53559fd3d36/IPMS-2024-Madison_Mission-Briefv2.pdf We also want to thank each of our sponsors for their support. We are very lucky to have their support. When you have the time, pay a visit to their web sites, and have a look at their fine products.Sponsors:Furball Aero-DesignTamiya USASprueBrothers Also, if you're a real ModelGeek you'll check out the following links!IPMS USA Events Page Butch O'Hare Modeling Club The Interesting Modeling Company We are very fortunate to be able to join the scale modeling podcast community and are in the company of several other really GREAT podcasts. Hopefully, someday we’ll earn our wings and be able to keep up with those guys!  Please check them all out at Scale Model Podcasts.Blogs:The Kit Box Sprue Pie with Frets Model Airplane Maker Support the Show.
MGPC Episode 79 "Tips and Tricks, What's Your Favorite?"
08-06-2024
MGPC Episode 79 "Tips and Tricks, What's Your Favorite?"
Welcome to Episode 79 of The Modelgeeks Podcast!  I should be calling this one "Better Late Than Never"!  D-Ran here coming at ya with a heart felt apology for being late with the episode but life just seemed to get in the way.We all have that one tip or trick that we've picked up along the way that's helped us become just a little bit better at the hobby.  In this EXCITING episode the Geeks will discuss what their favorite tips and tricks are.   We would like to thank all you listeners out there for the continued support you have given the show. We hope to see you out and about as we hit more of the shows coming up this busy 2024 as well as at the Nats in Madison Wisconsin. If you happen to see us at a show, set up at our table come on over and say hello, we may even put you in front of the mic!  If you can't make it to the shows then you can still interact with us through social media, Facebook, Instagram, and of course email at:contact@modelgeekspodcast.com Make sure you check out our group / community on Facebook and Discord:The ModelGeeks Model ShackThe ModelGeeks Discord Please check out the up coming Rocky Mountain Hobby Expo. If the text doesn't take you there then please follow this link: https://rockymtnhobbyexpo.com/Get on there and feel free to share your work! We want to see what’s on your bench.We also want to thank each of our sponsors for their support. We are very lucky to have their support. When you have the time, pay a visit to their web sites, and have a look at their fine products.Sponsors:Furball Aero-DesignTamiya USASprueBrothersDetail and ScaleLionHeart HobbyIf you're a ModelGeek go check out the following links! IPMS USA Events PageWe are very fortunate to be able to join the scale modeling podcast community and are in the company of several other really GREAT podcasts. Hopefully, someday we’ll earn our wings and be able to keep up with those guys!  Please check them all out at Scale Model Podcasts.Blogs:The Kit Box Sprue Pie with Frets Support the Show.Support the Show.
MGPC Episode 78 "Warts, Warts and More Warts; how do you deal with them?"
19-05-2024
MGPC Episode 78 "Warts, Warts and More Warts; how do you deal with them?"
Welcome to Episode 78 of The Modelgeeks Podcast!  In this EXCITING episode, we kick off with  what we are in work on, what new items are out there, and what we have picked up lately. We dive into El-Presidenté's exciting news regarding is recent trip to the UK!Rounding out the episode with our main topic we discuss those disgusting little things we call "warts".   What are they? How do you prevent them and last but not least, do really even care about em?We would like to thank all you listeners out there for the continued support you have given the show. We hope to see you out and about as we hit more of the shows coming up this busy 2024 as well as at the Nats in Madison Wisconsin. If you happen to see us at a show, set up at our table come on over and say hello, we may even put you in front of the mic!  If you can't make it to the shows then you can still interact with us through social media, Facebook, Instagram, and of course email at:contact@modelgeekspodcast.com   Make sure you check out our group / community on Facebook and Discord:The ModelGeeks Model ShackThe ModelGeeks Discord Please check out the up coming Rocky Mountain Hobby Expo. If the text doesn't take you there then please follow this link: https://rockymtnhobbyexpo.com/Get on there and feel free to share your work! We want to see what’s on your bench.We also want to thank each of our sponsors for their support. We are very lucky to have their support. When you have the time, pay a visit to their web sites, and have a look at their fine products.Sponsors:Furball Aero-DesignTamiya USASprueBrothersDetail and ScaleLionHeart HobbyIf you're a ModelGeek go check out the following links! IPMS USA Events PageWe are very fortunate to be able to join the scale modeling podcast community and are in the company of several other really GREAT podcasts. Hopefully, someday we’ll earn our wings and be able to keep up with those guys!  Please check them all out at Scale Model Podcasts.Blogs:The Kit Box Sprue Pie with Frets Support the Show.
MGPC Episode 77 "Favorite Subject, Who Does it Best?"
05-05-2024
MGPC Episode 77 "Favorite Subject, Who Does it Best?"
Welcome to Episode 77 of The Modelgeeks Podcast!  In this episode, we kick off with  what we are in work on, what new items are out there, and what we have picked up lately. We discuss some new kits and accessories that we’ve seen lately, and El-Presidenté will tell us “What’s New in 72!”.  Then Nemo, Frilldo, and Whitey provide a summary of Northern Virgina IPMS’ Model Classic, while El-Presidenté gives us his impressions of his first AMPS Nationals at South Bend.We end with a discussion on what we believe are the best kits of some of our favorite modeling subjects.We would like to thank all you listeners out there for the continued support you have given the show. We hope to see you out and about as we hit more of the shows coming up this busy 2024 as well as at the Nats in Madison Wisconsin. If you happen to see us at a show, set up at our table come on over and say hello, we may even put you in front of the mic!   If you can't make it to the shows then you can still interact with us through social media, Facebook, Instagram, and of course email at:contact@modelgeekspodcast.com    Make sure you check out our group / community on Facebook and Discord: The ModelGeeks Model Shack The ModelGeeks Discord  Get on there and feel free to share your work! We want to see what’s on your bench.We also want to thank each of our sponsors for their support. We are very lucky to have their support. When you have the time, pay a visit to their web sites, and have a look at their fine products.Sponsors:Furball Aero-DesignTamiya USASprueBrothersDetail and ScaleLionHeart HobbyIf you're a ModelGeek go check out the following links!   IPMS USA Events PageThe Interesting Modeling Company We are very fortunate to be able to join the scale modeling podcast community and are in the company of several other really GREAT podcasts. Hopefully, someday we’ll earn our wings and be able to keep up with those guys!  Please check them all out at Scale Model Podcasts.Blogs:The Kit Box Sprue Pie with Frets Model Airplane Maker Support the showSupport the Show.
MGPC Episode 76 "There’s Always Room for Improvement!”
20-04-2024
MGPC Episode 76 "There’s Always Room for Improvement!”
Welcome to Episode 76 of The Modelgeeks Podcast!  In this episode, we kick off with  what we are in work on, what new items are out there, and what we have picked up lately. D-ran and Whitey touch briefly of their recent trip up to MosquitoCon32 but for more on that go back and check out last weeks “off timeline” drop of the MosquitoCon32 Wrap Up show. El-Presidenté will tell us “What’s New in 72!”, and we’ll end with a discussion on what we think each of us can or would like to improve upon in each of our model building skillsets.We also had the opportunity to sit down and talk with Jefferey Garrity, THE RARE-PLANE DETECTIVE of Rare-Plane Detective hobby store…a repository, data base, and archive of hard-to-find model kits and aftermarket. If you’re hitting a hobby show on the East Coast, West Coast, anywhere in between, and Parts Unknown, chances are Jeff and his sidekick Winston and helpful assistant Liz are going to be there in the vending area offering up all the HTF and even the latest kits at “Hobby Show Prices”! Take a look at their web-site and Facebook Page here: https://www.rare-planedetective.com/ https://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=100057237146759&sk=photos_byWe would like to thank all you listeners out there for the continued support you have given the show. We hope to see you out and about as we hit more of the shows coming up this busy 2024 as well as at the Nats in Madison Wisconsin. If you happen to see us at a show, set up at our table come on over and say hello, we may even put you in front of the mic!  If you can't make it to the shows then you can still interact with us through social media, Facebook, Instagram, and of course email at:contact@modelgeekspodcast.com   Make sure you check out our group / community on Facebook:The ModelGeeks Model Shack Get on there and feel free to share your work! We want to see what’s on your bench. We also want to thank each of our sponsors for their support. We are very lucky to have their support. When you have the time, pay a visit to their web sites, and have a look at their fine products.Sponsors:Furball Aero-DesignTamiya USASprueBrothershttps://lionhearthobby.com/If you're a wicked ModelGeek go check out the following links!   IPMS USA Events PageButch O'Hare Modeling Club The Interesting Modeling Company We are very fortunate to be able to join the scale modeling podcast community and are in the company of several other really GREAT podcasts. Hopefully, someday we’ll earn our wings and be able to keep up with those guys!  Please check them all out at Scale Model Podcasts.Blogs:The Kit Box Sprue Pie with Frets Model Airplane Maker Support the show Support the Show.
ModelGeeks Special "MosquitoCon 32 Wrap Up"
13-04-2024
ModelGeeks Special "MosquitoCon 32 Wrap Up"
Please join Whitey and Darrin on this special show wrap up episode of the "MosquitoCon 32" hosted by IPMS Wayne, NJ.   This show is the second Scale Model Show Season of the season in the IPMS Region Two area and is their 32nd consecutive.  We the privilege of having a couple of special guests join us at the table for a round of interviews that I am sure you will enjoy.So sit back and take a listen, as we discuss the show in general, talk about a little vacform and real space topics with Chris Derks and have a great discussion with Rob Riv of the Modeling Insanity Podcast. We would like to thank all you listeners out there for the continued support you have given the show. We hope to see you out and about as we hit some of the shows coming up this busy 2024. If you see us at a show, set up at our table come on over and say hello, we may even put you in front of the mic!If you can't make it to the shows then you can still interact with us through social media, Facebook, Instagram, and email: contact@modelgeekspodcast.comMake sure you check out our new group / community on Facebook,The ModelGeeks Model Shack- Get on there and feel free to share your work! We want to see what’s on your bench.We have also recently launched the ModelGeeks Discord.  You can pop over there. check things out!  The server can be found here:The ModelGeeks DiscordA very special shout out to our Patreon supporters, you all are all rockstars and we thank you for your support!!   If you would like to support the show then please check out the Patreon page here: The ModelGeeks Patreon  We also want to thank each of our sponsors for their support. We are very lucky to have their support. When you have the time, pay a visit to their web sites, and have a look at their fine products.Sponsors:Detail & ScaleFurball Aero-DesignLionHeart HobbyTamiya USASprueBrothersAlso, if you're a real ModelGeek you'll check out the following links!IPMS USA Events PageIPMS Nationals 2024We are very fortunate to be able to join the scale modeling podcast community and are in the company of several other really GREAT podcasts. Hopefully, someday we’ll earn our wings and be able to keep up with those guys!  Please check them all out atScale Model Podcasts.Blogs:The Kit BoxSprue Pie with FretsModel Airplane MakerSupport the showSupport the Show.
MGPC Episode 75 "You've lost that loving feeling".
07-04-2024
MGPC Episode 75 "You've lost that loving feeling".
Welcome to Episode 75 of The Modelgeeks Podcast!  In this episode, the Modelgeeks, the Geeks will make their usual lap in the pattern and talk about new kits they acquired, and will discuss and debate the latest model news and new products and go over a few listener emails.  For the Geeks main discussion, the Geeks discuss what leads you to lose interest in a model and results in a model not getting finished.Darrin and El Presidente made the journey to Ontario Canada for HeritageCon 16 and have a sit down with Andy Kline from Andy's  Hobby Headquarters and get him to spend some time with the Geeks and gives his take on the show and even makes an announcement while sitting with the Geeks.We would like to thank all the listeners for the continued support you have given the show. We hope to see you out and about as we hit some of the shows or if you decide to come visit ours in October. If you can't make it to the shows then you can still interact with us through social media, Facebook, Instagram, and email:  contact@modelgeekspodcast.comMake sure you check out our new group / community on Facebook, The ModelGeeks Model Shack www.nats2024 https://img1.wsimg.com/blobby/go/ac24d88a-08a8-47fe-961a-a53559fd3d36/IPMS-2024-Madison_Mission-Briefv2.pdf We also want to thank each of our sponsors for their support. We are very lucky to have their support. When you have the time, pay a visit to their web sites, and have a look at their fine products.Sponsors:Detail and ScaleFurball Aero-DesignTamiya USASprueBrothersAlso, if you're a real ModelGeek you'll check out the following links!IPMS USA Events PageButch O'Hare Modeling ClubThe Interesting Modeling CompanyWe are very fortunate to be able to join the scale modeling podcast community and are in the company of several other really GREAT podcasts. Hopefully, someday we’ll earn our wings and be able to keep up with those guys!  Please check them all out at Scale Model Podcasts.Blogs:The Kit BoxSprue Pie with FretsModel Airplane MakerSupport the showSupport the showSupport the Show.
ModelGeeks Episode 74 "Negative Modeling, How Do You Deal With It?"
23-03-2024
ModelGeeks Episode 74 "Negative Modeling, How Do You Deal With It?"
Welcome to Episode 74 of The Modelgeeks Podcast!   In this episode, the Modelgeeks discuss the age old issue of "Negative Modeling.  What's our definition and how do we deal with it when it comes up? As usual we'll discuss what we're in work on, what new items are out there that we may have picked up. We would like to thank all you listeners out there for the continued support you have given the show. We hope to see you out and about as we hit some of the shows coming up this busy 2024. If you see us at a show, set up at our table come on over and say hello, we may even put you in front of the mic!If you can't make it to the shows then you can still interact with us through social media, Facebook, Instagram, and email: contact@modelgeekspodcast.comMake sure you check out our new group / community on Facebook,The ModelGeeks Model Shack- Get on there and feel free to share your work! We want to see what’s on your bench.We have also recently launched the ModelGeeks Discord.  You can pop over there. check things out!  The server can be found here:The ModelGeeks DiscordWe also want to thank each of our sponsors for their support. We are very lucky to have their support. When you have the time, pay a visit to their web sites, and have a look at their fine products.Sponsors:Detail & ScaleFurball Aero-DesignLionHeart HobbyTamiya USASprueBrothersAlso, if you're a real ModelGeek you'll check out the following links!IPMS USA Events PageIPMS Nationals 2024We are very fortunate to be able to join the scale modeling podcast community and are in the company of several other really GREAT podcasts. Hopefully, someday we’ll earn our wings and be able to keep up with those guys!  Please check them all out atScale Model Podcasts.Blogs:The Kit BoxSprue Pie with FretsModel Airplane MakerSupport the showSupport the Show.
ModelGeeks Episode 73 "Dippin Into the Grab Bag!"
09-03-2024
ModelGeeks Episode 73 "Dippin Into the Grab Bag!"
Welcome to Episode 73 of The Modelgeeks Podcast!   In this episode, the Modelgeeks reached out to you the listeners to find out what it is you guys wanted us to talk about.  I can tell you that the response was overwhelming!!  We took some of the ones that stood out to us and tossed them around for discussion.  As usual we'll discuss what we're in work on, what new items are out there that we may have picked up. We would like to thank all you listeners out there for the continued support you have given the show. We hope to see you out and about as we hit some of the shows coming up this busy 2024. If you see us at a show, set up at our table come on over and say hello, we may even put you in front of the mic!If you can't make it to the shows then you can still interact with us through social media, Facebook, Instagram, and email: contact@modelgeekspodcast.comMake sure you check out our new group / community on Facebook,The ModelGeeks Model Shack- Get on there and feel free to share your work! We want to see what’s on your bench.We have also recently launched the ModelGeeks Discord.  You can pop over there. check things out!  The server can be found here:The ModelGeeks DiscordWe also want to thank each of our sponsors for their support. We are very lucky to have their support. When you have the time, pay a visit to their web sites, and have a look at their fine products.Sponsors:Detail & ScaleFurball Aero-DesignLionHeart HobbyTamiya USASprueBrothersAlso, if you're a real ModelGeek you'll check out the following links!IPMS USA Events PageIPMS Nationals 2024We are very fortunate to be able to join the scale modeling podcast community and are in the company of several other really GREAT podcasts. Hopefully, someday we’ll earn our wings and be able to keep up with those guys!  Please check them all out atScale Model Podcasts.Blogs:The Kit BoxSprue Pie with FretsModel Airplane MakerSupport the showSupport the Show.
ModelGeeks Special "The Old Dominion Open (ODO) Wrap Up"
29-02-2024
ModelGeeks Special "The Old Dominion Open (ODO) Wrap Up"
Welcome to the special show wrap up of the "Old Dominion Open" hosted by IPMS Richmond in Richmond, Va.   This show marks the beginning of the Scale Model Show Season in IPMS Region Two and is always a special one for the Geeks.  We were very fortunate to have some special guests join us at the table for a round of interviews that I am sure you will enjoy.So sit back and take a listen, well discuss the show in general, discuss the show it's self with Richard Leininger (IPMS Richmond VP and Show Chair),  discuss upcoming releasees of Detail and Scale with Bert Kinzey and Rock Roszak and get a out of state perspective from both Rudy from LionHeart Hobby and Stephen Lee of "Sprue Pie With Frets" We would like to thank all you listeners out there for the continued support you have given the show. We hope to see you out and about as we hit some of the shows coming up this busy 2024. If you see us at a show, set up at our table come on over and say hello, we may even put you in front of the mic!If you can't make it to the shows then you can still interact with us through social media, Facebook, Instagram, and email: contact@modelgeekspodcast.comMake sure you check out our new group / community on Facebook,The ModelGeeks Model Shack- Get on there and feel free to share your work! We want to see what’s on your bench.We have also recently launched the ModelGeeks Discord.  You can pop over there. check things out!  The server can be found here:The ModelGeeks DiscordWe also want to thank each of our sponsors for their support. We are very lucky to have their support. When you have the time, pay a visit to their web sites, and have a look at their fine products.Sponsors:Detail & ScaleFurball Aero-DesignLionHeart HobbyTamiya USASprueBrothersAlso, if you're a real ModelGeek you'll check out the following links!IPMS USA Events PageIPMS Nationals 2024We are very fortunate to be able to join the scale modeling podcast community and are in the company of several other really GREAT podcasts. Hopefully, someday we’ll earn our wings and be able to keep up with those guys!  Please check them all out atScale Model Podcasts.Blogs:The Kit BoxSprue Pie with FretsModel Airplane MakerSupport the showSupport the showSupport the Show.
ModelGeeks Episode 72; "Back to the Future"
24-02-2024
ModelGeeks Episode 72; "Back to the Future"
Welcome to Episode 72 of The Modelgeeks Podcast!   In this episode, the Modelgeeks discuss what they are in work on, what new items are out there that they may have picked up, and generally what’s going on in the hobby from the perspective of a bunch of primarily model airplane builders.Have you ever looked back at your past builds and thought to yourself; "I wish I could go back and give that one kit a complete redo."?  Well in this episode were going to do just that!  We each discuss, not only the kit we would like to rebuild but also discuss what kit or kits we would like to see re-tooled. We would like to thank all you listeners out there for the continued support you have given the show. We hope to see you out and about as we hit some of the shows coming up this busy 2024. If you see us at a show, set up at our table come on over and say hello, we may even put you in front of the mic!If you can't make it to the shows then you can still interact with us through social media, Facebook, Instagram, and email: contact@modelgeekspodcast.comMake sure you check out our new group / community on Facebook,The ModelGeeks Model Shack- Get on there and feel free to share your work! We want to see what’s on your bench.We have also recently launched the ModelGeeks Discord.  You can pop over there. check things out!  The server can be found here:The ModelGeeks DiscordWe also want to thank each of our sponsors for their support. We are very lucky to have their support. When you have the time, pay a visit to their web sites, and have a look at their fine products.Sponsors:Detail & ScaleFurball Aero-DesignLionHeart HobbyTamiya USASprueBrothersAlso, if you're a real ModelGeek you'll check out the following links!IPMS USA Events PageIPMS Nationals 2024We are very fortunate to be able to join the scale modeling podcast community and are in the company of several other really GREAT podcasts. Hopefully, someday we’ll earn our wings and be able to keep up with those guys!  Please check them all out atScale Model Podcasts.Blogs:The Kit BoxSprue Pie with FretsModel Airplane MakerSupport the showSupport the Show.
ModelGeeks Episode 71; "Interview with Rudy and Danielle of LionHeart Hobby"
10-02-2024
ModelGeeks Episode 71; "Interview with Rudy and Danielle of LionHeart Hobby"
Welcome to Episode 71 of The Modelgeeks Podcast!   In this episode, the Modelgeeks discuss what they are in work on, what new items are out there that they may have picked up, and generally what’s going on in the hobby from the perspective of a bunch of primarily model airplane builders.For the main topic we sit down with Rudy and Danielle of LionHeart Hobby in Kyle TX for a talk about what motivated them to take the leap into opening a brick-and-mortar hobby store at a time when, at least in the U.S., such shops are on the decline. Hmmm, maybe they’re on to something???We would like to thank all you listeners out there for the continued support you have given the show. We hope to see you out and about as we hit some of the shows coming up this busy 2024. If you see us at a show, set up at our table come on over and say hello, we may even put you in front of the mic!If you can't make it to the shows then you can still interact with us through social media, Facebook, Instagram, and email: contact@modelgeekspodcast.comMake sure you check out our new group / community on Facebook, The ModelGeeks Model Shack- Get on there and feel free to share your work! We want to see what’s on your bench. We also want to thank each of our sponsors for their support. We are very lucky to have their support. When you have the time, pay a visit to their web sites, and have a look at their fine products.Sponsors:Detail & ScaleFurball Aero-DesignLionHeart HobbyTamiya USASprueBrothersAlso, if you're a real ModelGeek you'll check out the following links!IPMS USA Events PageIPMS Nationals 2024We are very fortunate to be able to join the scale modeling podcast community and are in the company of several other really GREAT podcasts. Hopefully, someday we’ll earn our wings and be able to keep up with those guys!  Please check them all out at Scale Model Podcasts.Blogs:The Kit BoxSprue Pie with FretsModel Airplane Maker Support the showSupport the Show.
ModelGeeks Episode 70; "Interview with Jeff Herne"
27-01-2024
ModelGeeks Episode 70; "Interview with Jeff Herne"
Welcome to Episode 70 of The Modelgeeks Podcast!  In this episode, the Modelgeeks say what their model goals are for 2024. They will make their usual lap in the pattern and talk about new kits they acquired, and will discuss and debate the latest model news and new products.Frilldo and Nemo have a sit down with 2024 IPMS Nationals show chairman Jeff Herne and get him to talk about anything and everything NATS.  Jeff gives the listeners the latest info and gives his response to the Phase 1 hotel room block fiasco. We would like to thank all the listeners for the continued support you have given the show. We hope to see you out and about as we hit some of the shows or if you decide to come visit ours in October. If you can't make it to the shows then you can still interact with us through social media, Facebook, Instagram, and email:  contact@modelgeekspodcast.com Make sure you check out our new group / community on Facebook, The ModelGeeks Model Shackwww.nats2024https://img1.wsimg.com/blobby/go/ac24d88a-08a8-47fe-961a-a53559fd3d36/IPMS-2024-Madison_Mission-Briefv2.pdf We also want to thank each of our sponsors for their support. We are very lucky to have their support. When you have the time, pay a visit to their web sites, and have a look at their fine products.Sponsors:Furball Aero-DesignTamiya USASprueBrothers Also, if you're a real ModelGeek you'll check out the following links!IPMS USA Events Page Butch O'Hare Modeling Club The Interesting Modeling Company We are very fortunate to be able to join the scale modeling podcast community and are in the company of several other really GREAT podcasts. Hopefully, someday we’ll earn our wings and be able to keep up with those guys!  Please check them all out at Scale Model Podcasts.Blogs:The Kit Box Sprue Pie with Frets Model Airplane Maker Support the Show.
Special Episode: "The Model Podcast Roundtable Series Part 1, The Producers"
23-01-2024
Special Episode: "The Model Podcast Roundtable Series Part 1, The Producers"
Welcome to the special episode of The Modelgeeks Podcast! In this Special Episode we bring you our first Model Podcast Roundtable.  It's our honor to introduce you to the "Producers".  Sit back and listen to each of the Producers as the discuss the inspiration behind their individual podcast as well as many other topics.Check out our local club, The Southern Maryland Scale modelers at the following link:https://somd-scalemodelers.club/We would like to thank all the listeners for the continued support you have given the show. We hope to see you out and about as we hit some of the shows or if you decide to come visit ours in October. If you can't make it to the shows then you can still interact with us through social media, Facebook, Instagram, and email:  contact@modelgeekspodcast.comMake sure you check out our new group / community on Facebook, The ModelGeeks Model ShackWe also want to thank each of our sponsors for their support. We are very lucky to have their support. When you have the time, pay a visit to their web sites, and have a look at their fine products.Sponsors:Furball Aero-DesignTamiya USALionheart HobbyAlso, if you're a real ModelGeek you'll check out the following links!IPMS USA Events PageThe Interesting Modeling CompanyWe are very fortunate to be able to join the scale modeling podcast community and are in the company of several other really GREAT podcasts. Hopefully, someday we’ll earn our wings and be able to keep up with those guys!  Please check them all out at Scale Model Podcasts.Blogs:The Kit BoxSprue Pie with FretsModel Airplane MakerSupport the showSupport the Show.
ModelGeeks Episode 69; "Decals, Duh-Cals, and Deckles...Oh MY!".
02-12-2023
ModelGeeks Episode 69; "Decals, Duh-Cals, and Deckles...Oh MY!".
Welcome to Episode 69 of The Modelgeeks Podcast!  In this episode, the Modelgeeks are joined by a special guests Gabe Pincelli and Justin Lentz. The Geeks discuss Gabe and Justin’s process for how they do decals on their models and how they avoid Scotts dreaded “color shift”. The Geeks give a run-down of what they are working on as well as a review of some of the latest model news and new kits. Listener email is answered as well.  Join the Geeks for the last episode of Season 3! Don’t worry, the Geeks will be back in January 2024 with Season 4 with a few new changes for our listeners and supporters.  Thanks to ALL of our sponsors and listeners and Pateron supporters for their support! So happy Holidays from the Geeks and get out there and build something! We would like to thank all the listeners for the continued support you have given the show. We hope to see you out and about as we hit some of the shows or if you decide to come visit ours in October. If you can't make it to the shows then you can still interact with us through social media, Facebook, Instagram, and email:  contact@modelgeekspodcast.com Make sure you check out our new group / community on Facebook, The ModelGeeks Model ShackWe also want to thank each of our sponsors for their support. We are very lucky to have their support. When you have the time, pay a visit to their web sites, and have a look at their fine products.Sponsors: Detail and ScaleFurball Aero-DesignTamiya USASprueBrothers Also, if you're a real ModelGeek you'll check out the following links!IPMS USA Events Page Butch O'Hare Modeling Club The Interesting Modeling Company We are very fortunate to be able to join the scale modeling podcast community and are in the company of several other really GREAT podcasts. Hopefully, someday we’ll earn our wings and be able to keep up with those guys!  Please check them all out at Scale Model Podcasts.Blogs:The Kit Box Sprue Pie with Frets Model Airplane MakerSupport the Show.
ModelGeeks Episode 68 "Hanging in the Balance; How do You Balance Your Hobby With Daily Life?"
11-11-2023
ModelGeeks Episode 68 "Hanging in the Balance; How do You Balance Your Hobby With Daily Life?"
Welcome to Episode 68 of The Modelgeeks Podcast! In this episode, dive into the topic of hobby and home life balance.  I don't know about you but it sucks the "MOJO" out of me! Unless you're retired you have the the whole "work" thing looming over you as well as those honey do lists!  Follow along as we discuss this very important balance.New tag, #anhouradayCheck out our local club, The Southern Maryland Scale modelers at the following link:https://somd-scalemodelers.club/We would like to thank all the listeners for the continued support you have given the show. We hope to see you out and about as we hit some of the shows or if you decide to come visit ours in October. If you can't make it to the shows then you can still interact with us through social media, Facebook, Instagram, and email:  contact@modelgeekspodcast.comMake sure you check out our new group / community on Facebook, The ModelGeeks Model ShackWe also want to thank each of our sponsors for their support. We are very lucky to have their support. When you have the time, pay a visit to their web sites, and have a look at their fine products.Sponsors:Detail and ScaleFurball Aero-DesignTamiya USAAlso, if you're a real ModelGeek you'll check out the following links!IPMS USA Events PageButch O'Hare Modeling ClubThe Interesting Modeling CompanyWe are very fortunate to be able to join the scale modeling podcast community and are in the company of several other really GREAT podcasts. Hopefully, someday we’ll earn our wings and be able to keep up with those guys!  Please check them all out at Scale Model Podcasts.Blogs:The Kit BoxSprue Pie with FretsModel Airplane MakerSupport the showSupport the Show.
ModelGeeks Episode 67 "Enough of the Drama, Where to We Go From Here?  Our Interview With Rob Booth"
28-10-2023
ModelGeeks Episode 67 "Enough of the Drama, Where to We Go From Here? Our Interview With Rob Booth"
Welcome to Episode 67 of The Modelgeeks Podcast! In this episode, we have the honor of sitting down with Rob Booth, Secretary of IPMS.   There has been a lot of dram over the past year and a half and it's time to start focusing on the path forward.  Join us as we discuss the plans for a road map into the future!  Check out our local club, The Southern Maryland Scale modelers at the following link:https://somd-scalemodelers.club/We would like to thank all the listeners for the continued support you have given the show. We hope to see you out and about as we hit some of the shows or if you decide to come visit ours in October. If you can't make it to the shows then you can still interact with us through social media, Facebook, Instagram, and email:  contact@modelgeekspodcast.comMake sure you check out our new group / community on Facebook, The ModelGeeks Model ShackWe also want to thank each of our sponsors for their support. We are very lucky to have their support. When you have the time, pay a visit to their web sites, and have a look at their fine products.Sponsors:Detail and ScaleFurball Aero-DesignTamiya USAAlso, if you're a real ModelGeek you'll check out the following links!IPMS USA Events PageButch O'Hare Modeling ClubThe Interesting Modeling CompanyWe are very fortunate to be able to join the scale modeling podcast community and are in the company of several other really GREAT podcasts. Hopefully, someday we’ll earn our wings and be able to keep up with those guys!  Please check them all out at Scale Model Podcasts.Blogs:The Kit BoxSprue Pie with FretsModel Airplane MakerSupport the showSupport the Show.
ModelGeeks Episode 66 "PAXCON23.....That's a Wrap!"
14-10-2023
ModelGeeks Episode 66 "PAXCON23.....That's a Wrap!"
Welcome to Episode 66 of The Modelgeeks Podcast! In this episode, we will be breaking down and unpacking our first model show, PAXCON 2023.  It turned out to be an awesome weekend and the show exceeded our expectations in every way.Check out our local club, The Southern Maryland Scale modelers at the following link:https://somd-scalemodelers.club/We would like to thank all the listeners for the continued support you have given the show. We hope to see you out and about as we hit some of the shows or if you decide to come visit ours in October. If you can't make it to the shows then you can still interact with us through social media, Facebook, Instagram, and email:  contact@modelgeekspodcast.comMake sure you check out our new group / community on Facebook, The ModelGeeks Model ShackWe also want to thank each of our sponsors for their support. We are very lucky to have their support. When you have the time, pay a visit to their web sites, and have a look at their fine products.Sponsors:Detail and ScaleFurball Aero-DesignTamiya USASprueBrothersAlso, if you're a real ModelGeek you'll check out the following links!IPMS USA Events PageButch O'Hare Modeling ClubThe Interesting Modeling CompanyWe are very fortunate to be able to join the scale modeling podcast community and are in the company of several other really GREAT podcasts. Hopefully, someday we’ll earn our wings and be able to keep up with those guys!  Please check them all out at Scale Model Podcasts.Blogs:The Kit BoxSprue Pie with FretsModel Airplane MakerSupport the showSupport the Show.
ModelGeeks Episode 65; "Intro to 3-D printing with special guest interview Mr. John Colasante"
30-09-2023
ModelGeeks Episode 65; "Intro to 3-D printing with special guest interview Mr. John Colasante"
Welcome to Episode 65 of The Modelgeeks Podcast!  In this episode, the Modelgeeks are joined by a special guest Mr. John Colasante and he takes the geeks for a brief flyby of the world of 3-D printing.  The Geeks change things up and renamed “Whatcha working on” to “What’s in you pattern”.  Join them as they give the latest on new kits and the latest info in the world of scale modeling.  The Geeks even treat the listeners to Frilldo struggling to close out the show leading to some good laughs.  Check out all the PAXCON 2023 information here at our club web site by clicking on the PAXCON 2023 tab. Here you can reserve a Club Display table, purchase an Awards Sponsorship, buy a Vendor table, and get the latest news on the show:https://somd-scalemodelers.club/We would like to thank all the listeners for the continued support you have given the show. We hope to see you out and about as we hit some of the shows or if you decide to come visit ours in October. If you can't make it to the shows then you can still interact with us through social media, Facebook, Instagram, and email:  contact@modelgeekspodcast.com Make sure you check out our new group / community on Facebook, The ModelGeeks Model ShackWe also want to thank each of our sponsors for their support. We are very lucky to have their support. When you have the time, pay a visit to their web sites, and have a look at their fine products.Sponsors: Detail and ScaleFurball Aero-DesignTamiya USASprueBrothers Also, if you're a real ModelGeek you'll check out the following links!IPMS USA Events Page Butch O'Hare Modeling Club The Interesting Modeling Company We are very fortunate to be able to join the scale modeling podcast community and are in the company of several other really GREAT podcasts. Hopefully, someday we’ll earn our wings and be able to keep up with those guys!  Please check them all out at Scale Model Podcasts.Blogs:The Kit Box Sprue Pie with Frets Model Airplane MakerSupport the Show.
ModelGeeks Episode 64; "Marked Safe from Nats drama Today".
18-09-2023
ModelGeeks Episode 64; "Marked Safe from Nats drama Today".
Welcome to Episode 64 of The ModelGeeks Podcast!  In this episode, the Modelgeeks give their thoughts for the final time on the fallout from the San Marcos NATS.  Listen as the Geeks give their thoughts and solutions to some of the most polarizing issues with the national contest.  The geeks give a roundup of what is on their benches run through some listener email. The other geeks give Whitey the "business" as he was the only Geek not to make the Nats in San Marcos.Check out all the PAXCON 2023 information here at our club web site by clicking on the PAXCON 2023 tab. Here you can reserve a Club Display table, purchase an Awards Sponsorship, buy a Vendor table, and get the latest news on the show:https://somd-scalemodelers.club/We would like to thank all the listeners for the continued support you have given the show. We hope to see you out and about as we hit some of the shows or if you decide to come visit ours in October. If you can't make it to the shows then you can still interact with us through social media, Facebook, Instagram, and email:  contact@modelgeekspodcast.com Make sure you check out our new group / community on Facebook, The ModelGeeks Model ShackWe also want to thank each of our sponsors for their support. We are very lucky to have their support. When you have the time, pay a visit to their web sites, and have a look at their fine products.Sponsors: Detail and ScaleFurball Aero-DesignTamiya USASprueBrothers Also, if you're a real ModelGeek you'll check out the following links! IPMS USA Events Page Butch O'Hare Modeling Club The Interesting Modeling Company We are very fortunate to be able to join the scale modeling podcast community and are in the company of several other really GREAT podcasts. Hopefully, someday we’ll earn our wings and be able to keep up with those guys!  Please check them all out at Scale Model Podcasts.Blogs:The Kit Box Sprue Pie with Frets Model Airplane MakerSupport the Show.