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Sprue Cutters' Union

Will Pattison, Tracy Hancock and Chris Meddings dive deep into the how and why of modelling, asking the in-depth questions and interviewing the most interesting modellers from around the world and engaging with the theory and philosophies of modelling.- Plus toilet humour and dick jokes - contact the show : spruecuttersunion@gmail.com - Please visit our sponsors! - ANYZ.io - SMS Paints Https://www.scalemodeller.com.au/ - or - https://smspaints.co.uk/ - Tetra Modelworks - tetramodel.com - Inside the Armour Publications - www.insidethearmour.com - Music (C) Lemonmusicstudio

Tracks

Episode 37: "The Feather, The Brick & The Nuclear Option" Feat: Eduard Models
In this Episode, Will, Tracy, and Chris have the usual roundup of what's on their bench, then go deep, discussing decals and where you can stick them.The feature interview this episode is with Vladimír Šulc, CEO, and Jan Bobek, Deputy Commercial Director, of Eduard Model Accessories. Vlad and Jan tell us about the history of Eduard, mould technology, how kits are made, and the lowdown on that terrible fire at the Eduard facility in 2020, and how they turned catastrophe into opportunity.Eduard Model Accessories: https://www.eduard.com/email the show at Spruecuttersunion@gmail.comPlease support our Sponsors:The Scale Modellers Supply / SMS Paints https://www.scalemodeller.com.au/ANYZ: https://Anyz.ioTetra Modelworks: http://tetramodel.comITA Publications: https://insidethearmour.comSupport the show
192:52 12/01/2022
Scale ModelWorld Interview Special Feat: Hong Kong Models, Four Corners and Albion Alloys
In this special, Chris introduces interviews he did at the recent UK IPMS Scale Modelworld show with:Albion Alloys' Matthew John https://www.albionalloys.com/en/Hong Kong Models' Neil Yan https://www.hk-models.com/hkm/and the Four Corners Model Club's own Dan Sankey, Ian McGonagle, Kev Smith, Andy Evans, Spud Murphy, and Peter Usher https://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=100088051335245email the show at Spruecuttersunion@gmail.comPlease support our Sponsors:The Scale Modellers Supply / SMS Paints https://www.scalemodeller.com.au/ANYZ: https://Anyz.ioTetra Modelworks: http://tetramodel.comITA Publications: https://insidethearmour.comSupport the show
59:36 11/25/2022
Episode 36: Livin' that Rivet Counter Life Yo, feat. John Chung, Shane Doak, and David Parker
in this episode the guys talk letters, burrs, the new Hong Kong Models A-20 Havoc, and rivets. again. They also interview John Chung, Shane Doak and David Parker, all of whom have recently finished big projects, and talk to them about sustaining motivation and seeing these projects through to a top level finish,email the sow at Spruecuttersunion@gmail.comPlease support our Sponsors:The Scale Modellers Supply / SMS Paints https://www.scalemodeller.com.au/ANYZ: https://Anyz.ioTetra Modelworks: http://tetramodel.comITA Publications: https://insidethearmour.comSupport the show
181:56 11/18/2022
Episode 35: "Dirtbikes and Douchebags" Feat. John "Spud" Murphy
In this episode, Tracy, Will, and Chris interview armour modeller, experienced editor, and former RAF Armorer, Spud (aka John Murphy). They talk mud, missiles and dirtbikes, uncovering the mysteries of the lurgy, and wearing strong glasses.Spud can be found here: https://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=600108293 a gallery of his work can also be found on our facebook page under this episodeIn their rambling rants and chat, the guys manage to read some letters, including one from Clay Williams about judging at Modelpalooza 2022 in Orlando. Clay gave us some links to the judging sheets: https://www.ipmsorlando.org/2022-modelpalooza-contest-results.html?fbclid=IwAR0qYb1f8lD5y5KcXe7FXfaYUzf50io-X6E1XRs1D3a66b7THZsRTrVT740, and to the scoring process, https://www.ipmsorlando.org/modelpalooza-contest-rules.htmlall this, and burrs under the saddle too? you've never had it so good.Please support our Sponsors:The Scale Modellers Supply / SMS Paints https://www.scalemodeller.com.au/ANYZ: https://Anyz.ioTetra Modelworks: http://tetramodel.comITA Publications: https://insidethearmour.comMusic "youth-party music" (c) LemonmusicstudioSupport the show
177:25 11/03/2022
Episode 34: "Paint and Paintability" featuring Scott Taylor and JD Bybee
In this episode, Chris is AWOL and Tracy and Will run the show, with special guest host JD Bybee, The OG Sprue Cutter himself.The Interview is with Scott Taylor of SMS modelsPlease support our sponsors:ANYZ https://any.ioInside the Armour Publications https://www.insidethearmour.comThe Scale Modellers Supply https://www.scalemodeller.com.au/Tetra Modelworks http://tetramodel.comMusic (C) lemonmusicstudioAnd don't forget Chris' new podcast https://modelsfromukraine.buzzsprout.com/Check out the other podcasts! http://Modelpodcasts.comSupport the show
209:08 10/28/2022
Episode 33: "You should hear the stuff we edit out...." With Chloé Plattner
In this episode, Chris, Tracy, and Will critique a model sent in by listener Enzo Accorda. If you would like your model critiqued on the show, please email us at spruecuttersunion@gmail.comThey also discuss having your own modelling network of people whose opinions you value, and how it can help you grow as a modellerThis week's interview is with modellers, artists, architect and all round incredible builder: Chloé Plattner.Chloé's work can be see on our facebook page Here https://www.facebook.com/spruecuttersu/ Wiener Modellbau Manufactur, Chloé's model company, is Here: https://www.wmm.at/you can see Enzo's Hayate pictures on our facebook page also.Please support our sponsors:ANYZ https://any.ioInside the Armour Publications https://www.insidethearmour.comThe Scale Modellers Supply https://www.scalemodeller.com.au/Tetra Modelworks http://tetramodel.comMusic (C) lemonmusicstudioAnd don't forget Chris' new podcast https://modelsfromukraine.buzzsprout.com/Check out the other podcasts! http://Modelpodcasts.comSupport the show
170:02 09/30/2022
Episode 32: Very Sweary and the Balls of Steel, featuring Arma Hobby's Grzegorz Mazurowski
In this episode, Will, Chris, and Tracy discuss more saddle burrs, kit quality, and how to farm f*cks. They also interview Grzegorz Mazurowski from Arma hobby and find out more about how this exciting producer views kit manufacture, design and the market.Arma Hobby: https://www.armahobby.com/Please visit our sponsors!  -  ANYZ.io  -  SMS Paints Https://www.scalemodeller.com.au/ - or - https://smspaints.co.uk/  -  Tetra Modelworks - tetramodel.com  -   Inside the Armour Publications - www.insidethearmour.com   -   Music (C) LemonmusicstudioAnd don't forget Chris' new podcast https://modelsfromukraine.buzzsprout.com/Check out the other podcasts! http://Modelpodcasts.comSupport the show
188:28 09/16/2022
Episode 31: Dentistry and Dick Jokes, featuring David Lane, and Andy Canning from Scale Scotland
In this episode you might feel a little prick:Tracy, Will, and Chris respond some letters, get some burrs out from under their saddle, and discuss how to get published in magazines and books.They also chat to Andy Canning about the upcoming SCALE SCOTLAND show (https://www.scalescotland.co.uk/)They also interview the superbly talented David Lane about his figure painting and aircraft modelling, and root canals. You can contact the show at spruecuttersunion@gmail.comPlease check out Chris' new podcast: Models From Ukraine https://modelsfromukraine.buzzsprout.com/PLEASE support our sponsorshttp://tetramodel.comhttps://www.scalemodeller.com.au/ SMS paintshttps://anyz.iohttps://insidethearmour.comCheck out the other podcasts! http://Modelpodcasts.comMusic (c) LemonmusicstudioSupport the show
176:51 09/02/2022
Episode 30: Missives and Misanthropes, plus an interview with Anton Derbilov
This episode, Chris, Tracy and Will dive into the letters bag to pull out some gems, and tackle a douchebag. They also interview Ukrainian Figure Sculptor and frontline soldier: Anton Derbilov. Please note: the sound on the interview is quite poor. This was beyond our control and was due to the limitations of technology in the time available to us. We recommend headphones when listening to this interview. you can check out Anton's band "alcohol ukulele" Here: https://www.youtube.com/c/AlcoholUkulele or on insta here: https://www.instagram.com/alcoholukulele/?hl=enAs one point we mention Pat McGrath. You can here his one man show "Small Plastic Wars" here: https://www.rte.ie/radio/podcasts/22116827-small-plastic-wars-by-pat-mcgrath-drama-on-one/Unbeknownst to us at the time of recording, Pat is also the guest on the current episode of our friends Jim and Barry's podcast Small Subjects! You can hear that here: http://www.boxdioramas.com/smallsubjectscontact the show: spruecuttersunion@gmail.com or https://www.facebook.com/spruecuttersuPLEASE support our sponsorshttp://tetramodel.comhttps://www.scalemodeller.com.au/ SMS paintshttps://anyz.iohttps://insidethearmour.comCheck out the other podcasts! http://Modelpodcasts.comMusic (c) LemonmusicstudioSupport the show
137:59 08/19/2022
Episode 29; "Shitshows and Sloppy Joes" featuring Sam Dwyer and Matt McDougall
In this episode, Will leads proceedings and Matt McDougall joins Will to debrief us on their IPMS USA Nationals experienceOur interview this episode was recorded at the nats, and is with internationally reknowned modeller Sam Dwyer!Check out Sam's work on Facebook SD Scale Modelsand Instagramsd_scale_modelsCheck out Matt's own reflections on the nationals on his blog:Doogs Modelscontact the show : spruecuttersunion@gmail.com  - Please visit our sponsors!  -  ANYZ.io  -  SMS Paints Https://www.scalemodeller.com.au/ - or - https://smspaints.co.uk/  -  Tetra Modelworks - tetramodel.com  -   Inside the Armour Publications - www.insidethearmour.com   -   Music (C) LemonmusicstudioSupport the show
179:23 07/28/2022
Episode 28; "If you have to force it....." Featuring Darren Thompson
In this Episode, Tracy leads the circus, with a discussion on the importance of presentation, and types of presentation you might consider for your model or figure.Darren Thompson is our guest interview, and he educates Chris and Tracy!You can find an album of the work discussed here: https://www.facebook.com/spruecuttersuListen to the end for some bonus content....Please do send us your feedback and comments to spruecuttersunion@gmail.comPease support our sponsors:Tetra Modelworks http://tetramodel.comAnyz https://anyz.ioThe Scale Modellers Supply https://www.scalemodeller.com.au/Inside the Armour Publications https://www.insidethearmour.comPlease support our brother podcasts! http://Modelpodcasts.comMusic "youth party music" by LemonMusicStudio(c) LemonMusicStudio. Used with permissionSupport the show
200:44 07/15/2022
Episode 27: SCU At the World Model Expo! Feat. Penny Meyer, Rick Lawler, Robert Blokker, Patrick Kamsma, The Fabulous Finns and Robert Crombeecke
In this Episode, Will asks tracy and chris all about their recent trip to the EPIC World Model Expo, we also hear interviews from the show, with Penny Meyer, Rick Lawler, Robert Blokker, The Finns: Petri, Mika, Leepu, Teemu and Pekka; and with Patrick Kamsma and Robert Crombeecke gives us the full debrief on what will go down in history as the biggest model and miniature blow we've ever seen!This show is brought to you by:Anyz (https://anyz.io)The Scale Modellers Supply (https://www.scalemodeller.com.au/)Tetra Modelworks (http://tetramodel.com)Inside the Armour Publicatons (https://insidethearmour.com)and our generous Patreons! https://www.patreon.com/SprueCuttersUnionSupport the show
316:42 07/05/2022
Episode 26: "Letters and Licentiousness" Feat. Gabe Pincelli
In this episode Will, Tracy, and Chris open the mail bag, and the worm can... again. They also interview master craftsman and precision modeller Gabe Pincelli and Gabe talks about his love of building accurately and well, and his experiences in the cockpits of aircraft like the F-18 and the Goshawk.Chris and Tracy also reveal their plans to take the Sprue Cutters Union to World Model Expo 2022 https://www.wme2020.com/ Follow the SCU on Facebook for more info: https://www.facebook.com/spruecuttersuPLEASE SUPPORT OUR SPONSORS!https://anyz.iohttps://www.scalemodeller.com.au/http://tetramodel.comhttps://insidethearmour.com Support the show
198:16 06/17/2022
Episode 25, Brian Dencklau, Polishing your Hardness and the Problem with Modelling
In this episode, Chris, Tracy, and Will interview Brian Dencklau of the Built Sideways Podcast, and discuss making stuff, polishing stuff, and giant robo stuff.  They also catch up on current projects, and relieve themselves of things they would like to see removed from the hobby.   You can find Brian’s work on Twitter and Instagram, under @bro_builder. You can find him on facebook at @BrianDencklauCreations  The Original Mech Contest is here: https://www.facebook.com/groups/originalmechacontest/ and here: https://www.originalmechacontest.com/ The Built Sideways Podcast is on all podcast apps or here: https://www.instagram.com/built_sideways_podcast/?hl=en-gb Brian's Twitch is Here: Twitch.tv/BroBuilder Tracy mentions Łukasz Orczyc-Musiałek https://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=100003691359274 Jon Bryon’s blog can be found here https://jonbryon.com/im-not-doing-this-for-fun/?fbclid=IwAR0zeAFkIUVlDHeJx6iJoczFenkJQYqG3laiR5L3yqhg_IqPzAZW0E8v8u0  Brian’s Youtube Channel, KotoKai workshop is here: https://www.youtube.com/c/BroBuilderwelcome to our new Sponsor! the Scale Modellers Supply! https://www.insidethearmour.com http://tetramodel.com http://anyz.io And don't forget the other podcasts at http://Modelpodcasts.comSupport the show
173:45 06/10/2022
Episode 24, 1 year of the SCU with David Parker, Paul Budzik and Alexey Belov
In this episode, Tracy, Will and Chris chat craftsmanship with Paul Budzik and David Parker, then interview Alexey Belov, owner and creator of Proper Plane about his company, his family, and living through a Russian invasionProper Plane can be found HEREwelcome to our new Sponsor! the Scale Modellers Supply!https://www.insidethearmour.comhttp://tetramodel.comhttp://anyz.ioAnd don't forget the other podcasts at http://Modelpodcasts.comSupport the show
174:32 05/19/2022
Episode 23: Unf*ck Yourself! - With Alex Clark
In this episode, Tracy gets over the plague, Will ruins decals, Chris slaps on too much oil, and Alex Clark makes us all feel like dirty rotten assemblers.You can view Alex's work on his Facebook page here: https://www.facebook.com/alex.clark.75286and on the Sprue Cutters Union Facebook Page: https://www.facebook.com/spruecuttersuPlease support our sponsorshttp://tetramodel.comhttps://anyz.iohttps://scalemodelshq.com/https://www.insidethearmour.comyou can donate direct to the Disasters Emergency Committee Ukraine Appeal at https://www.dec.org.uk/you can buy models for Ukraine at:http://robimodelbouw.nlhttp://insidethearmour.comhttp://guidelinepublications.co.ukhttp://starling-models.co.ukhttps://fromemodelcentre.com/Support the show
209:53 05/12/2022
Episode 22: Screw Ups, Style and Sticky Sh*t, with James Rice
This week, Will leads the discussion. Tracy talks about dealing with problems, Chris talks about dealing with an idiot and Will leads a discussion on finding your styleThis week's interview is with Sculptor, Figure Painter, and co-owner of Sabot Miniatures (www.sabotminiatures.com) James RiceYou can buy the Models for Ukraine book here: Models For Ukraine, or at https://starling-models.co.uk/, https://www.bookworldws.co.uk/, https://www.guidelinepublications.co.uk/, https://www.robimodelbouw.nl/ or https://fromemodelcentre.com/Or from Frome on ebay here: https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/224935787472?hash=item345f37bbd0:g:lRwAAOSwXhFiVtzZor from Inside the Armour on ebay here: https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/194966995468?hash=item2d64f0420c:g:Qn4AAOSwFgNiLJPDemail the show at spruecuttersunion@gmail.comPLEASE SUPPORT OUR SPONSORS!https://anyz.iohttps://scalemodelshq.com/http://tetramodel.comhttps://www.insidethearmour.comSupport the show (https://www.patreon.com/SprueCuttersUnion)Support the show (https://www.patreon.com/SprueCuttersUnion)
200:13 04/29/2022
Episode 21: Never Mind the Bollocks, here's the Sprue Cutters, with Jean Diorama
In this episode, Chris, Tracy, and Will talk figure painting, dioramas and tank dramas; cover critique, how to receive it and who to listen to, and Chris and Tracy interview Jean Diorama, the incredible diorama artist everyone should know aboutJean can be found on Facebook here: https://www.facebook.com/jbadiorama, or on instagram here: https://www.instagram.com/jean_diorama/ or on his own site with a LOT of galleries here: https://www.jeandiorama.com/. You can find his book here: Water Light and the WorksYou can buy the Models for Ukraine book here: Models For UkraineChris Becker's review of Perfect Pits is Here: Beckers Models Reviewemail the show at spruecuttersunion@gmail.comPLEASE SUPPORT OUR SPONSORS!https://anyz.iohttps://scalemodelshq.com/http://tetramodel.comhttps://www.insidethearmour.comSupport the show
201:30 03/31/2022
Episode 20: Peer Review, Freckles and Slava Ukraine
In this episode, things are a bit different....Chris, Will, and Tracy talk about what they have had on their benches, including: the value of peer review, painting skin, and snow muddy tanks covered in tea. Chris tells us more about his new charity book, Will and Tracy catch Chris cheating on them, the guys discuss stuff they've seen this week that they loved, and Will rants about idiots on the internet... again.Will liked Arnau Lazaro's MiniaturesChris Liked Jean Diorama's 'vigo' Everyone is loving John Chung's F-18Photos of both will also be in the facebook show notes album and the the SCU Twitter (@spruethe)Please support the Disasters Emergency Committee Ukraine Appeal https://www.dec.org.uk/The Models for Ukraine book is available here https://www.insidethearmour.com/product-page/models-for-ukraine-bookSupport the Officers Mess Models for Heroes 48 hour birthday bash at: https://www.facebook.com/groups/217021638777483Welcome to our new sponsor, Scale Models HQOur Sponsors:http://tetramodel.comhttps://anyz.iohttps://scalemodelshq.com/https://www.insidethearmour.comThank you to our Patrons!Matthew J, Dixieflyer500, John A, Paul P-B,  Bartek, Patrick W, Duane M, Brad R, Chris, Carl B, Chris Mc, Andy L, Mark G, Dennis L, Chris C, Carlos R, Joel M, Mike W, John M, Bas S, Markus L, Alexander S, Owen N, Austin W, Billie D, Adrian D, Flip H, Alvaro B, Devin P, Mark CSupport the show (https://www.patreon.com/SprueCuttersUnion)
89:15 03/18/2022
Episode 19: Harvey Low, Colour Theory and Turd Whispering
In this Episode, Tracy, Chris, and Will talk about colour theory, and why it mattersThey also talk to Harvey Low about his incredible range in modelling, from scratchbuilding to showing shonky resin some love, and in all genres. You can find Harvey's Facebook here: https://www.facebook.com/harvey.low.9You can see the pieces we discuss with Harvey here: https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.257724946555231&type=3. This album also contains the colour wheels that Tracy discusses in the section on Colour Theory The Sprue Cutters Union would like to express our condolences to the family of our modelling brother, Patrick Perales. Sadly, Patrick left us very young, and leaves behind a family struggling with the loss of a husband and father, and the income he provided, if you can help the Perales family, please give what you can at https://gofund.me/f6e6a2b6please support our sponsors:http://tetramodel.comhttps://anyz.iohttps://www.insidethearmour.comif you would like to sponsor the show, please email us at spruecuttersunion@gmail.com!You can see a list of the available modelling podcasts at http://Modelpodcasts.comSupport the show (https://www.patreon.com/SprueCuttersUnion)
184:14 03/04/2022
Episode 18: John Chung and the brush with Panzer Bluejeans
In this show, Will, Tracy and Chris discuss paint brushes again, lacquers, in the last instalment of paint chemistry and general flap their gums about knowing your materials and how to use them, as usual.This episode's interview is with John Chung, scratchbuilder, aircraft modeller, genuine space engineer, and aviation photographer. An album of John's work can be found at our facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/spruecuttersuYou can follow John on Facebook here: https://www.facebook.com/scalescriberOr on Instagram @scalescriberPlease Support Our Sponsors!https://anyz.iohttp://tetramodel.comhttps://www.insidethearmour.comCheck out the other Scale Model Podcasts at  http://modelpodcasts.com/Support the show (https://www.patreon.com/SprueCuttersUnion)
185:19 02/18/2022
Episode 17: Margot Crombeecke, Enamel Chemistry, and our Bulging Sack
in Episode 17, the guys interview Margot Crombeecke, add enamels to the discussion of paint chemistry and answer a bunch of listener mails in their usual long-winded and "overly intellectualised" way.Margot's work can be found on her Facebook page here: https://www.facebook.com/margot.crombeeckeOr on the website she shares with Roberthttps://www.storiesinminiature.com/An Album of the Margot's work that we discuss in the interview can be found HEREDuring the show, Will mentions an ebook about model photography. You can find that HEREPlease support our sponsorshttps://Afvmodeller.comhttps://Anyz.iohttps://tetramodel.comhttps://www.insidethearmour.comApproximate Timestamps for the show sections:0 - 33:00 Intro and roundup33:00 - 49:00 Paint Chemistry 49:00 - 1:50:00 Reader Mail1:50:00 - 3:28:00 Margot Crombeecke Interview3:28:00 to 3:34:00 Wrap Up to end Support the show (https://www.patreon.com/SprueCuttersUnion)
215:24 02/04/2022
Episode 16: Dirty Talk With Lester Plaskitt, and More Paint Chemistry
In this Episode, Tracy, Will and Chris talk about Paint Chemistry again, this time 'hybrid acrylics'. Will gives his after action report on Model Fiesta, his first model show and first time judging, Chris loses his sh*t and Tracy tries to keep everyone in line, and fails.The guys also interview master modeller Lester Plaskitt, and talk dirt dust and weathering, and much more besidesYou can see Lester's Work on his facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/lester.plaskitt/You can see the works discussed here: https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.227071966287196&type=3PLEASE VISIT OUR SPONSORS:http://tetramodel.comhttp://afvmodeller.comhttp://anyz.iohttps://www.insidethearmour.comAlso, check out the other scale modelling podcasts!http://modelpodcasts.com/Check out HeritageCon!http://heritagecon.com/index.htmlYou can contact the sprue cutters union at spruecuttersunion@gmail.comVisit our facebook pagehttps://www.facebook.com/spruecuttersu/Follow us on twitter:@SprueThePlease do support the show: https://www.patreon.com/SprueCuttersUnionSupport the show
181:43 01/14/2022
Episode 15: The Sprue Cutters Union Giga-epic guide to museum quality award winning new years eve podcasts
In this special New Year Episode, Tracy, Will and Chris are joined for the show by Doog's and Nightshift, Matt McDougall and Martin 'Red' Kovac for two hours of talking about models, modelling and modellers, including the dumbest stuff they've seen in modelling, what they liked about 2021 and what they look forward to in 2022The answering machine also provides some special messages from past guests, for our listeners. Please Visit Our Sponsorshttp://afvmodeller.comhttp://tetramodel.comhttp://anyz.iohttp://insidethearmour.comSupport the show
120:24 12/31/2021
Episode 14, with Paul Budzik, paint chemistry and more over-intellectualising
in this Episode, Will, Tracy and Chris talk paint chemistry, zen, and the art of male groomingThe special interview is with model making legend: Paul Budzik~You can find Paul's site, with links to his articles and videos at www.paulbudzik.comyou can find the video he refers to about Philip Reed, HEREWelcome to our new Sponsors ANYZ. To celebrate, Anyz offers all listeners a 15% discount! enter the code SCU at checkout, only at http://anyz.ioSponsorshttp://anyz.iohttp://afvmodeller.comhttp://insidethearmour.comhttp://tetramodel.comCheck out the other great scale modelling podcasts at http://modelpodcasts.com/Check out Warhammer Adjacent at https://warhammeradjacent.wordpress.com/Support the show
252:52 12/17/2021
Episode 13: "Hose that Sh*t On", (featuring CHRIS CLAYTON, and Paint Chemistry Pt.1)
In this Episode, Chris, Tracy and Will talk Paint Chemistry, with Pt.1 about oils.The feature Interview is with the multi-talented and award winning Chris Clayton. Some of Chris's work can be found on the Sprue Cutters Union Facebook page here:https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.199270225734037&type=3Please support our sponsorshttps://www.afvmodeller.com/http://tetramodel.comhttps://www.insidethearmour.comhttp://Hobbyworld-USA.comPlease do check out all the other modelling podcasts:http://modelpodcasts.com/contact the union at:spruecuttersunion@gmail.comSupport the show (https://www.patreon.com/SprueCuttersUnion)
213:13 12/03/2021
SPECIAL 3: Our interview with Matt Bole of Hobbyworld USA
In this Episode, Will, Tracy, and Chris interview our Sponsor Matt Bole, owner of Hobbyworld USA, finding out about the trials, tribulations and rewards of running a one man model businessPlease support our Sponsorshttp://Hobbyworld-USA.comhttps://afvmodeller.comhttp://tetramodel.comhttps://www.insidethearmour.comRemember there are other scale model podcasts. Find out more at http://modelpodcasts.com/contact us at spruecuttersunion@gmail.comSupport the show (https://www.patreon.com/SprueCuttersUnion)
56:22 11/25/2021
episode 12: Ben Schumacher Interview, Saddle Sore Will, and the Great Podcast Love In
In this Episode, Will, Tracy, and Chris discuss models. Just like they always do. With Swearing. and Strong Opinions. They probably over-think it. They don't careWill and Tracy interview Scratch and scratchbuilding 1/32 aircraft maestro Ben Schumacher Ben's Work can be found under 'Scale Navy Stuff' on Facebook HERE. The also discuss the superb work of US Navy Scale Art, which can be seen HEREChris and Tracy talk Masterclub tracks and Chris talks about antiquing fluid (which he got here https://priorypolishes.co.uk/)Will speaks truth to bullshit about mould release!SponsorsPLease welcome our new Sponsor: AFV Modeller! https://www.afvmodeller.com/Hobbyworkd USA http://Hobbyworld-USA.comTetra Modelworks http://tetramodel.comITA Publications http://www.insidethearmour.comcheck out the other podcasts here: http://Modelpodcasts.comSupport the show
166:37 11/19/2021
Episode 11: Tanks on a Plank (with Peter Usher)
In this episode, Tracy, Will, and Chris talk to Peter Usher, Dioramist extraordinaire and a seriously deep thinker when it comes to modelling. Check out photos of Peter's work here The guys also talk more Modelling Fundamentals,  respond to some listener mail, and get diverted......Please support the show sponsors!AFV and AIR Modeller https://www.afvmodeller.com/Hobbyworld USA http://Hobbyworld-USA.comTetra Modelworks http://tetramodel.comITA Publications https://www.insidethearmour.comSupport the show (https://www.patreon.com/SprueCuttersUnion)
188:37 11/04/2021
Episode 10 Fabio Sacchi, Scratchbuilding and Modelling Fundamentals
in this Episode, Chris, Tracy, and Will talk to Scratchbuilding Maestro and all round great guy; Fabio Sacchi. They discuss modelling fundamentals, and read some of your lettersPlease support our sponsorshttps://Hobbyworld-USA.comhttp://tetramodel.comhttps://www.insidethearmour.comSupport the show
182:28 10/22/2021