Philadelphia Ship Model Society Members

PSMS May Minutes

  • Posted on: 10 May 2017
  • By: Jrwheeler

PSMS - Philadelphia Ship Model Society     Submitted : John Bullock: Secretary

May 4th, 2017 minutes 

Jim Wheeler, president brought meeting 839 to order at 7:10 pm

  1. Pledge of Allegiance

1. Guest: Josh Fichmann- model building 5 years

B. Sick bay report:   Bobbie Zimmerman had eye surgery and is on the mend

                                    Spence Devlin had a dual knee operation and is doing well.

C. Guest speaker. :  Todd Wardwell

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Minutes of September 2016 Meeeting

  • Posted on: 27 February 2017
  • By: Spencer Anderson

September 1, 2016 PSMS Meeting Minutes

 

The September 2016 Philadelphia Ship Model Society monthly meeting was called to order at 7:11 PM by President Fred Signor, who led the Pledge of Allegiance. The recording secretary fell ill and was not in attendance. Jim Wheeler, Vice President, introduced Lee A. Ireland, who shared some of Philadelphia's history with Piracy.

 

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Minutes of December 1, 2016 Meeting

  • Posted on: 26 February 2017
  • By: Spencer Anderson

 

Minutes of December 1, 2016 Meeting

Philadelphia Ship Model Society

 

The December 2016 Philadelphia Ship Model Society monthly meeting was called to order at 7:12 PM by President Fred Signor, who led the Pledge of Allegiance. Sick call was conducted, with no new reported issues. Jim Wheeler, Vice President, declared that we begin with the annual holiday celebration and partake of delicious treats provided by members.

 

A brief business meeting followed, which included the treasurer and secretary's reports.

 

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Minutes of February, 2017 Meeting

  • Posted on: 26 February 2017
  • By: Spencer Anderson

February 2. 2017 PSMS  Philadelphia Ship Model Society    Secretary :  J.Bullock

 

Pledge of Allegiance. Jim Wheeler, president 

Show and tell

          A. Spencer Devine. - US Boxer 1905  : scratch built Navy training ship 

          B.  Ed Leaf - anchor retrieval model. - 1/96 scale. 

          C. Joe Giordano -  balsa ship. ( fathers stamp awards / plaques )Epoxy       explanation- Carol Maran / tub boat

          D.  Steve Bulova  - aircraft Carrier:  Theodore Roosevelt metal 1/220 scale gulf war

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Minutes of January, 2017 Meeting

  • Posted on: 26 February 2017
  • By: Spencer Anderson

PSMS Model ship building society Phila : Minutes. 1/5/17.    Secretary : John Bullock 

 

 

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Pledge of Allegiances 

Todd Wardwell- 3D printing.  - computers  how does it work.?

Great explanation of printing history

Not weed walker string!   Picture  ABS filament  / PLA. 

Detail for scale -  different styles and materials 

Micro mark equipment - 3-5 machines 

Discussion - printer life expectancy. Is better than air brushes 

Is it model building?

 

2.show and Tell: 

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MAY 5, 2016 Show 'N Tell

  • Posted on: 19 May 2016
  • By: Spencer Anderson

 

 

Show N'Tell May 5

 

Mike Zimmerman was asked to do a demo for the NE Conference, so he showed how to make display cases. He explained how to translate measurements of the ship to compute measurements for the case.

 

Mike Weaver spoke about Egyptian river boats and showed his scratch-built model. Interesting points were that the boats had no keels, and were engineering marvels.

 

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MAY 5, 2016 MINUTES

  • Posted on: 19 May 2016
  • By: Spencer Anderson

 

May 5. 2016 PSMS Meeting Minutes

 

The M ay 5, 2016 Philadelphia Ship Model Society monthly meeting was called to order at 7:16 PM by President Fred Signor. Jim McIntyre led the Pledge of Allegiance. Announcements included reminders to sign in for attendance record. Our guest speaker, Hal Taylorwas introduced.

 

Sick Call: John Bullock is recovering from a heart attack suffered on the golf course.

Jerry Kates is recovering a broken ankle.

 

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