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REST IN PEACE, CLIFFJ & ZOD

First Things First

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No New Posts Forum Rules

The Nitty Gritty of forum usage. A bit necessary.

Moderator: BUCKY

3 4 A Little Forum Etiquette
by JCON
Jan 23, 2019 15:43:49 GMT -6
No New Posts Introductions

Tell us who you are, where you hail from, and what type modeling you prefer.

99 1,612 Hello/introduction
by tojo72
Aug 15, 2019 15:47:38 GMT -6
No New Posts Questions and Answers

Got a question for a staff member? Place it here, we'll help you resolve it.

45 842 Model of the Month
by JCON
Sept 25, 2018 10:17:14 GMT -6

MOM (Model Of the Month)

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No New Posts Model Of the Month

Enter monthly. The most votes gets your model on the header for a month!

73 1,456 Comments for SEPTEMBER, 2019 MOM
by dogfish7
Aug 21, 2019 12:11:14 GMT -6

Year In Review Builds

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No New Posts 2018 Year In Review Individual Builds

9 130 Ogres things
by ogrejohn
Apr 8, 2019 16:04:22 GMT -6
No New Posts 2017 Year In Review Individual Builds

7 122 Mike's Year in Review 2017
by mike
Apr 6, 2018 23:09:27 GMT -6

General

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No New Posts Bucky's Hangout - 2 Viewing

What's going on in your world?

598 8,268 Original Bullitt Mustang
by BUCKY
Aug 21, 2019 14:08:23 GMT -6
No New Posts OSM Memorial Roll - 1 Viewing

A memorial thread to each member who has passed on from this world and left a spot in our roll call here on OSM! Never forgotten!!! RIP Friends!!!

3 57 CarlRF, RIP brother!
by Wes
Jul 21, 2019 1:08:27 GMT -6
No New Posts OSM Trophy Case

A place to place your awards with one picture of the completed model!

Sub-boards: Trophy Case 2019, Trophy Case 2018, Trophy Case 2017

4 83 The Duke wins at Phoenix.
by dukemaddog
Sept 5, 2018 9:46:23 GMT -6
No New Posts The Reference Library

Sub-boards: Book Recommendations, Walkarounds

31 267 Jeep/Flamethrower
by JCON
May 23, 2019 15:23:17 GMT -6
No New Posts New Releases and Kit Reviews

76 816 Coming Soon...Hopefully
by dogfish7
Aug 15, 2019 10:08:17 GMT -6
No New Posts Model Discussions

Basic ins and outs of modeling.

55 683 Where are you buying?
by beekster
Aug 14, 2019 19:40:28 GMT -6
No New Posts Latest Acquisitions

Grabbed a new-to-you kit? How about an old built-up that needs re-doing? Put all your "new" stuff there.

Sub-boards: WISH LIST, New Stuff for 2019, New Stuff for 2018, New Stuff for 2017

39 2,144 M983A2 HEMTT tractor with M870A1 lowboy
by BUCKY
Jun 13, 2019 21:28:08 GMT -6
No New Posts Modeler's Limbo AKA Shelf Queens

I borrowed this title from Tgabreu, with his permission! A great name for those stalled projects. Put them here!

20 257 My tank transporter fetish is way out of hand...
by Buddho
Aug 4, 2019 19:07:13 GMT -6
No New Posts Non-model Automotive

Anything related to real life automotive-type vehicles.

40 473 Pics of stuff I like.
by sty57
Aug 20, 2019 8:46:33 GMT -6
No New Posts Non Model Hobbies

53 1,106 Watercolors
by dogfish7
Aug 20, 2019 13:48:35 GMT -6
No New Posts Jcon's Recipe Corner

A place to share your favorite recipes with the OSM Group!!!! Pictures are encouraged...

28 175 Sea salt carmel chip chocolate cookies!!!
by JED
Feb 4, 2019 12:28:11 GMT -6
No New Posts Shows & Events

38 562 Stevens County Scale Model Club for August 2019
by Steve Ski
Aug 19, 2019 8:07:50 GMT -6
No New Posts Birthdays

140 797 Happy birthday HammerHead!!!
by BUCKY
Aug 20, 2019 21:27:28 GMT -6

Aircraft

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No New Posts WW1 Pre and Post

6 205 WNW FOKKER DVII
by JED
Mar 13, 2019 11:47:29 GMT -6
No New Posts WW2

24 1,133 Hobby Boss 1/48 I.A.R. 80
by dogfish7
Apr 21, 2019 8:12:07 GMT -6
No New Posts Post War To Present

19 987 Kitty Hawk 1/48 SU-34 Fullback
by dukemaddog
Jul 30, 2019 12:00:31 GMT -6
No New Posts Helos and Others

7 72 The Duke's Latest Helicopter
by dukemaddog
Jan 3, 2019 16:36:45 GMT -6
No New Posts Completed Aircraft Builds

33 332 Another Aircraft From the Duke
by dukemaddog
Apr 19, 2019 12:21:45 GMT -6

Armor

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No New Posts Softskins - Any era - 1 Viewing

5 559 M911 & M747 on Civvie street
by dogfish7
Jun 20, 2019 8:54:31 GMT -6
No New Posts WW1 Pre and Post

4 168 Meng's Whippet - Freikorps Ghost - DONE!!!!
by MARCO
Jun 12, 2019 10:50:02 GMT -6
No New Posts WW2 - 1 Viewing

96 4,370 Sherman ARV Mk.1 South Alberta Regiment
by dogfish7
Aug 21, 2019 12:25:08 GMT -6
No New Posts Post War

14 651 AFV Club M60A1
by dogfish7
Aug 21, 2019 12:31:09 GMT -6
No New Posts Modern 1980 to Present

28 2,291 Zvezda BMPT Terminator. 19/08 - More build and...
by dogfish7
Aug 21, 2019 12:33:24 GMT -6
No New Posts Completed Armor Builds

51 682 The Duke's Armor Finished in May
by dukemaddog
Jun 2, 2019 15:16:27 GMT -6

Automotive Benchworks (WIPs welcome)

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No New Posts Factory Stock Autos

If you're building a car as close to factory stock as you can get it, then post it here.

29 756 00518-1983 Oldsmobile Cutlass Hurst/Olds **UPDATE 20 APR 19*
by JED
Apr 21, 2019 11:20:43 GMT -6
No New Posts Early Classics

If it's a prewar car, such as a Deusenberg, Auburn, Imperial, Cadillac, Cord, Lincoln.....put the WIP here.

4 79 1958 Chevrolet Impala Coupe
by dogfish7
Feb 8, 2019 14:39:03 GMT -6
No New Posts Custom Cars and Lowriders

From mild to wild, put those custom projects here.

64 1,077 1962 Pontiac Catalina Custom by AMT
by BUCKY
Aug 21, 2019 14:08:51 GMT -6
No New Posts Hot Rods

Whether they be slick, primered, or ratted, put your hot rod projects here.

22 289 '29 Ford Rat Rod
by JCON
Jul 17, 2019 20:05:15 GMT -6
No New Posts Muscle Cars

Any muscle car project from a '62 413 MOPAR to an '87 Buick GNX to a new Mustang. Put those projects here.

20 728 1969 Dodge Dart Done
by ogrejohn
Jul 6, 2019 5:29:13 GMT -6
No New Posts Competition Cars

Gassers, rails, super stocks, funny cars, NASCAR, sprint cars, dirt trackers, etc... Those projects go here.

24 323 Cobra racecar is done and off my bench...1/16th MPC
by dukemaddog
May 14, 2019 13:19:01 GMT -6
No New Posts Exotic and Sports Cars

Jags, Lambos, Porches, Lotuses, Vipers, Vettes, Cobras, NSX, etc...Those projects go here.

14 549 Modeling evening—FINALLY!!
by JED
Jun 28, 2019 0:15:25 GMT -6
No New Posts Pick-ups and SUVs

F-100 to Silverado to Ram to Jeep to Bronco to Explorer, etc.... Put those projects here.

19 602 1960 Ford Ranchero by AMT
by JCON
Aug 4, 2019 14:36:46 GMT -6
No New Posts Commercial Vehicles

Working on a dump truck? Wrecker? Delivery van? Police car? Ambulance? Taxi, etc....? Put those projects here.

13 456 1926 Mack Bulldog Log Truck
by JED
Jul 10, 2019 0:21:36 GMT -6
No New Posts Bikes, Three-wheelers, and Others...

If your building a bike, or other similar type models, here's the place for that WIP

12 181 Norton W.I.P update.
by dogfish7
Apr 15, 2019 15:22:21 GMT -6
No New Posts Other Wheeled or Motorized Models

If you're working on a utility trailer, car hauler, etc...or if you are building a die cast kit, or even a boat, go ahead and toss it in here.

7 160 Another creation from Bucky's Shop Bass Boat and Trailer!
by JCON
Nov 3, 2018 18:23:05 GMT -6
No New Posts DIE CAST MODELS

If you are rebuilding a die cast of any scale, start a thread in this section.

1 5 Porsche 962s by Hotwheels
by dogfish7
Dec 22, 2018 14:55:41 GMT -6

Automotive Shelf Life (Finished Builds)

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No New Posts Factory Stock Autos

If you finished it as close to stock as it can be, it goes here. If it's a factory phantom, put it here, too!

69 670 00518-1983 Oldsmobile Cutlass Hurst/Olds
by ogrejohn
May 10, 2019 13:15:53 GMT -6
No New Posts Early Classics

If you have those finished prewar builds, put them here. This includes Packards, Deusenbergs, Cords, Imperials, etc.

14 132 1/8th Pocher Alfa Romeo is FINALLY finished !
by BUCKY
Jun 13, 2019 21:26:33 GMT -6
No New Posts Custom Cars and Lowriders

The finished ones go here.

66 501 '55 Chrysler 300C
by dogfish7
Feb 17, 2019 10:24:00 GMT -6
No New Posts Hot Rods

The finished slick rods, primer rods, and rat rods, etc...go in here.

36 247 00001-1923 Ford T panel "Hughes Candies"
by mike
Feb 23, 2019 2:09:08 GMT -6
No New Posts Muscle Cars

Got a finished 442? 'Cuda? Fairlane? SuperBee? etc... Put it here.

72 586 1969 Dodge Dart
by ogrejohn
Jul 6, 2019 5:31:31 GMT -6
No New Posts Competition Cars

All those finished racecars go in this one.

61 394 Porsche 917-10
by jerry
Feb 24, 2019 19:32:46 GMT -6
No New Posts Exotic and Sports Cars

Put the finished ones here.

35 250 Dodge Viper Coupe
by JCON
May 2, 2019 17:25:51 GMT -6
No New Posts Pick-ups and SUVS

If they are finished, they go here.

30 233 1960 Ford Ranchero by AMT
by JCON
Aug 7, 2019 14:41:39 GMT -6
No New Posts Commercial Vehicles

The completed builds go here.

26 247 1926 Mack Bulldog Log Truck by Monogram
by JCON
Jul 9, 2019 15:46:40 GMT -6
No New Posts Bikes, and Off-road Models

Here's where ya put the finished product of those beautiful, two, three, and four-wheelers!

24 212 Tamiya 1/6 Honda CRF1000L
by JCON
Apr 10, 2019 14:08:40 GMT -6
No New Posts Other Wheeled or Motorized Models

Put that finished boat, trailer, bulldozer, farm tractor, etc. in here.

9 78 Kenworth W900
by JED
Feb 8, 2019 16:07:43 GMT -6
No New Posts DIECAST MODELS

Put those diecast bikes, boats, cars, and trucks here, folks!

16 75 Hot Wheels Firebird
by mike
Dec 31, 2018 22:37:20 GMT -6

Ships, Boats & Subs

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No New Posts Ships, Boats and Subs under Construction

10 731 German U-boat Type VIIB Conning Tower Gun Deck
by JCON
Jun 11, 2019 10:58:11 GMT -6
No New Posts Completed Ships, Boats and Subs

17 163 PT Boat in Dazzle Camo
by JCON
Jan 12, 2019 20:02:25 GMT -6

Dioramas and displays

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No New Posts Making the Scene

If you're building a diorama or a simple display for a model, put the in-progress threads in this section.

15 777 Sierra West scale models - 1/48 scale O neills fabrication
by JED
Jul 23, 2019 0:02:54 GMT -6
No New Posts The Completed Scene

Is a diorama ever really complete?

19 281 Gramp's el cheepo dios
by dukemaddog
May 29, 2018 15:50:22 GMT -6

Figures

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No New Posts Pre WWII

14 521 Sgt Royal Welsh Fusiliers 1914
by JED
May 16, 2019 22:14:01 GMT -6
No New Posts WWII To The Present Day

14 361 1/35 scale KV 2 Tank and Officer
by Buddho
Feb 7, 2019 20:01:38 GMT -6
No New Posts Sculpts and Conversions

2 40 A Long Story
by Buddho
Feb 10, 2019 18:23:25 GMT -6
No New Posts Hints and Tips

1 7 Face painting tips
by snipersmudge
Nov 25, 2017 10:46:03 GMT -6
No New Posts Completed Figure Builds

28 338 WWI Stretcher Bearer
by JED
Apr 19, 2019 8:52:21 GMT -6

Sci Fi & Fantasy

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No New Posts Fantasy figures

1 22 Sword & Sorcery Minis - 31 March - Completed
by Buddho
Jun 4, 2018 20:40:26 GMT -6
No New Posts Under Construction

6 143 Coming soon...
by JED
Apr 25, 2019 8:07:27 GMT -6
No New Posts Dinosaurs and Fantasy Critters

1 9 Out of my usual genre
by snakebitemetal
Jul 10, 2018 14:27:45 GMT -6
No New Posts Completed Sci Fi and Fantasy Builds

17 197 Bandai 1/12 scale Boba Fett
by Buddho
Mar 4, 2019 19:25:59 GMT -6

Scratch-Builds & Conversions

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No New Posts All things White Stuff goes here

If it didn't come in a kit, but ya built it, anyway!!

2 37 Madill 071 Mobile Tower Yarder
by JED
Jan 25, 2019 11:54:56 GMT -6
No New Posts Completed Scratch Builds and Conversions

...and when they're finished...

3 40 Completed Engine Stand (12/9)
by JCON
Feb 25, 2018 14:47:29 GMT -6
No New Posts What if builds

A place for those builds that are What If's, Prototypes, Paper Panzers, etc...

1 52 Boom! - Amusing Hobby 1/35 FV215B (183)
by JCON
Apr 12, 2019 12:40:09 GMT -6

Motorized Modelling

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No New Posts Planes that Fly

0 0 No posts have been made on this board.
No New Posts Slot Cars and Race Tracks

If you have a track layout, or just some slot cars, let's see 'em!

1 18 1/43 scale slot car set
by mike
Jul 28, 2018 23:47:22 GMT -6
No New Posts Trains and Layouts

No matter what scale it is, put it here!

2 241 Robbo's Railway
by JED
Jul 31, 2019 2:03:22 GMT -6

Tech Corner (How It Gets Done)

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No New Posts Subassembly Tips and Questions

Pick a sub board and post those tips to help us all out!

Sub-boards: Resin Tips and Questions, Engine Tips and Questions, Interior Tips and Questions, Body Work Tips and Questions

14 117 Clear parts installation...
by dauntless
Jul 23, 2019 20:57:24 GMT -6
No New Posts Painting Tips and Questions

Handy hints for doing nice paintjobs go in this section.

22 185 Brass/Steel
by JCON
Mar 18, 2019 10:03:24 GMT -6
No New Posts Bases and Ground Work Tips and Questions

Show us how ya do those cobblestones, walls, hillsides, parking lots, etc.

1 8 My bases
by mike
Aug 26, 2018 22:03:34 GMT -6
No New Posts Weathering Tips and Questions

Dusty, rusty, snowy, muddy, or just plain burned up! Post those tips on how to do it, here.

3 30 Supplies in the beauty aisle???
by JCON
Mar 21, 2019 14:25:19 GMT -6
No New Posts Tools Tips and Questions

Tips for making and using modeling tools go here.

6 81 Brush and Tool Caddy
by BUCKY
Mar 16, 2019 13:32:41 GMT -6
No New Posts Other Tips and Questions

Any tips or how-to posts that don't fit any of the above sections can be placed here.

22 219 Marking your sprues...
by BUCKY
Apr 19, 2019 14:25:38 GMT -6

Marketplace

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No New Posts Retailers

If you know of a good shop or online seller, put it here.

9 122 Not Much Time Left....
by dogfish7
Mar 9, 2019 11:42:20 GMT -6
No New Posts Buying/Selling

For buying from other members, or putting stuff up for sale.

20 147 Need to Sacrifice
by Gothic
Aug 7, 2019 12:44:12 GMT -6
No New Posts Trading

For trading kits, built-ups, and parts, etc...

15 89 Nascar for whatever
by BUCKY
Jun 19, 2019 13:37:42 GMT -6
No New Posts Traders Report Card

News about the people you have dealt with goes here.

13 47 Ed Fluck III
by dogfish7
Mar 9, 2019 10:17:32 GMT -6

Group Builds

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No New Posts Factory Builders

This is where you can start your factory builds for those who build bunches of kits at one time!!!

6 820 Blue Fish Auto Magic. 2019
by mike
Aug 6, 2019 11:10:24 GMT -6
No New Posts GB Proposals

Ideas for Group Builds should go here. Start a thread and we'll discuss it.

9 540 Possible Ford Mustang GB
by dukemaddog
Aug 3, 2019 0:00:33 GMT -6
No New Posts Under Construction Group Builds

Sub-boards: Armored Car Group Build, The Pacific GB, OSM KICKOFF GB, WOT GROUP BUILD, LEMANS RACERS, PEACEKEEPERS, FOOSE GROUP, MAD MAX GROUP BUILD

44 2,913 FOOSE DODGE
by dogfish7
Jul 28, 2019 8:36:26 GMT -6
No New Posts Completed Group Builds

6 122 Armored Car Group Build Gallery
by dukemaddog
Jun 2, 2019 15:14:59 GMT -6
No New Posts Duel & Mini Group Builds - 1 Viewing

For two, three, or a few. Usually, no time limit on these.

10 2,249 OSM Movie/TV Show Mini Build
by JCON
Aug 16, 2019 16:15:12 GMT -6
No New Posts Mini Group Build Completed Gallery

8 150 Plymouth Barracuda Mini Group Build Finished Gallery
by JCON
Aug 15, 2019 18:26:34 GMT -6

Legend

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Shoutbox

Welcome to Shoutbox! Let's chat! Don't forget the other threads, tho!!!
JCON: :P Aug 13, 2019 15:30:05 GMT -6
mike: Chocolate milk for me!!! Aug 14, 2019 8:41:32 GMT -6
JCON: Some things never change eh' Mike? Aug 14, 2019 11:08:26 GMT -6
BUCKY: Chocolate milk is mighty tasty!! Aug 14, 2019 19:08:55 GMT -6
RLFoster: And - believe it or not - an outstandingly effective post-workout source of protein and nutrients...provided you don't drink that "skim" stuff. (puke) Aug 15, 2019 1:58:46 GMT -6 *
mike: Chocolate milk has always been my mixed drink of choice. I pour some milk in a glass, add a large amount of Hershey’s syrup, then stir until well blended. Kelley says I have a little milk with my chocolate! Tastes great! Aug 15, 2019 13:59:47 GMT -6
JCON: :P Aug 15, 2019 19:07:04 GMT -6
BUCKY: VOTING TIME!! onlinescalemodelers.proboards.com/thread/3040/vote-september-2019-mom Aug 15, 2019 22:42:26 GMT -6
Buddho: Good mornin folks! Aug 16, 2019 7:12:16 GMT -6
BUCKY: Hey, there, Dan!! Aug 16, 2019 12:18:37 GMT -6
JCON: Good afternoon folks and good evening to you over the Pond folks!!! Aug 16, 2019 14:56:37 GMT -6
Buddho: Enjoy your weekend, folks! Aug 17, 2019 8:35:48 GMT -6
JCON: So far pretty quiet here at the office... sunny out so everyone is probably headed to the lake or hiking today!!! Aug 17, 2019 10:29:35 GMT -6
JCON: Happy Monday my friends!!! Aug 19, 2019 10:01:03 GMT -6
Buddho: Happy Monday! Aug 19, 2019 11:40:28 GMT -6
RLFoster: Fantastic Monday here in P'Cola...hope everyone has an equally good one! Aug 19, 2019 14:15:03 GMT -6
JCON: I thought it was Tuesday... :P Aug 20, 2019 16:41:39 GMT -6
Buddho: Happy Tuesday! Aug 20, 2019 18:41:45 GMT -6 *
RLFoster: Hope everyone having a good Wednesday...cloudy and a bit cooler (under 90F) down here in Florida. Aug 21, 2019 10:13:32 GMT -6
dogfish7: We had a good, badly needed RAIN last night. 8-) Aug 21, 2019 12:41:19 GMT -6