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Steven Brown
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The 2nd Annual Virtual Convention
The IPMS National Convention is next week. Not going? Read on! When I couldn’t attend the IPMS Nats two years ago, I had the hair-brained idea of creating an online convention, and thus was born the First Annual Virtual Convention . It was intended solely a...
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Paying it forward
Here are a couple of heartwarming stories about friends giving me free stuff. I was 14 years old and had been building models for a few years, not really knowing what I was doing. Somehow I learned about IPMS Ocala (Florida), which met in a neighboring town...
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Lessons learned from the Olympics
The Olympics are well behind us now, and after watching a number of the events over those two weeks I’ve been reflecting on what the experience must be like for the athletes who didn't win, or who didn't place as high as expected. I’ve been an advocate here...
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The most unusual place I've purchased a model
This week Jon at The Combat Workshop asked this question to The Sprue Cutters Union: What is the most unusual place you’ve ever purchased a kit. The year was 1985. I was in high school and working part-time at a local grocery store. We had a small toy secti...
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Those crazy eBay prices
Those crazy eBay prices
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Those crazy eBay prices
A recurring subject of conversation on the discussion forums and Facebook groups is the exorbitant prices we often see on Amazon for models and books in particular. I wrote about those crazy Amazon prices some time ago, and now we’re seeing algorithmic pric...
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Those crazy eBay prices
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The only New Year’s resolution I need
It’s not too late to break a New Year’s resolution, but is it too late to make one? Last week, in my contribution to the Sprue Cutters Union topic about where I most improved in 2017, I briefly listed a few things that I’d like to explore this year. After r...
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This week Jon at  The Combat Workshop revived the  Sprue Cutters Union asking us bloggers where we've improved the most this past year? A year ago I wrote about my disappointing 2106 , so I’m happy to say that 2017 has been better. I’ve finished a few model...
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