IPMS Ottawa - CAPCON 2005 – Canadian Tamiya-con Up

Discussion in 'Figure News' started by Nautical Disaster, Aug 16, 2005.

  1. Nautical Disaster New Member

    Hi folks,

    Lots of news for your today, as we being the last months of preparation for CAPCON 2005, host of the Canadian Tamiya-con.

    Capcon is hosted by IPMS Ottawa and is a regular IPMS style model contest. We have many awards that are open to all, Canadians, Americans, Europeans, everyone is invited to participate. We are also the host of the Tamiya-con Trophy this year which is only open to Canadians as it is sponsored by the Canadian Tamiya Distributor.

    Our Theme Awards include:

    Aircraft - Floatplanes & Flying Boats
    Armour - Amphibious Vehicles - must be able to navigate in water, i.e. – DUKW or duplex drive Sherman – vehicles with deep wading gear are not eligible for this category
    Ship - British Ship – of British origin or markings
    Sci-Fi - Star Trek – open to any Star Trek series (original, TNG, DS9, etc) or Star Trek movie.
    Automotive - Mustang
    Figures - Familiar Faces – recognizable character either real or fictitious, i.e. – James Bond, Oddjob, Russell Crowe as General Maximus
    Junior - Warhammer
    Swords to Plowshares – land based vehicles only that have been converted from military use to civilian use, i.e. – Jeep to first Zamboni, tank to farm vehicle, etc.

    Vendors include:
    Borgfeldt Canada Ltd. – Canadian Tamiya Distributor (Display only).
    Hobby Centre
    Military Hobbies
    Hobby Gryffon
    Canadian Aviation Historical Society
    Service Publications
    Belcher Bits
    Maple Leaf Models
    Fusion-Hobby
    Gilles Menard
    IPMS Canada
    Randy Marquardt
    Terry Jones
    Bob Debellefueille
    Randy Lutz
    John Logan
    Marcel Bastien
    Mark Heyendahl

    Finescale Modeler is attending!
    That's right, the Editor of Finescale Modeler will be attending Capcon to take photos for a future photo article on the show!

    Entry Form Mark II
    Unfortunately we had to make changes to our entry forms due to unforeseen circumstances. The new forms are ready to download.

    Silent Auction
    Our Silent Auction was incredibly popular last show and so far we have received some pretty amazing items from our sponsors! You won’t want to miss it.

    RSVP
    Okay, you don't need to, but it would be nice to know who will be attending Capcon! So far there are a couple of carloads of modellers from the Maritimes and a few guys from Calgary that we have heard about. Place your message, beats or challenges in our Guest Book so we know who is attending!

    All of this and more at our website:
    http://www.ipmsottawa.ca

    Cheers!

    The Modeller formerly known as Dana
  2. Nautical Disaster New Member

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    T Minus 11 days and counting until CAPCON/TamiyaCon 2005

    Man, is it Capcon weekend yet? No! But, it is only one weekend away!

    Capcon is hosted by IPMS Ottawa and is a regular IPMS style model contest. We have many awards that are open to all, Canadians, Americans, Europeans, everyone is invited to participate.

    We are also the host of the Tamiya-con Trophy this year which is only open to Canadians as it is sponsored by the Canadian Tamiya Distributor.

    Our Theme Awards include:

    Aircraft - Floatplanes & Flying Boats
    Armour - Amphibious Vehicles - must be able to navigate in water, i.e. – DUKW or duplex drive Sherman – vehicles with deep wading gear are not eligible for this category
    Ship - British Ship – of British origin or markings
    Sci-Fi - Star Trek – open to any Star Trek series (original, TNG, DS9, etc) or Star Trek movie.
    Automotive - Mustang
    Figures - Familiar Faces – recognizable character either real or fictitious, i.e. – James Bond, Oddjob, Russell Crowe as General Maximus
    Junior - Warhammer
    Swords to Plowshares – land based vehicles only that have been converted from military use to civilian use, i.e. – Jeep to first Zamboni, tank to farm vehicle, etc.

    Vendors include:
    Borgfeldt Canada Ltd. – Canadian Tamiya Distributor (Display only).
    Hobby Centre
    Military Hobbies
    Hobby Gryffon
    Canadian Aviation Historical Society
    Service Publications
    Belcher Bits
    Maple Leaf Models
    Fusion-Hobby
    Gilles Menard
    IPMS Canada
    Randy Marquardt
    Terry Jones
    Bob Debellefueille
    Randy Lutz
    John Logan
    Marcel Bastien
    Mark Heyendahl

    New since last update!
    Marc-Andre Valiquette
    Bob Cohoon
    John Cameroon
    Alain Gadbois
    Serge Vincent

    Finescale Modeler is attending!
    That's right, the Editor of Finescale Modeler will be attending Capcon to take photos for a future photo article on the show!

    Entry Form Mark II
    Unfortunately we had to make changes to our entry forms due to unforeseen circumstances. The new forms are ready to download.

    Silent Auction
    Our Silent Auction was incredibly popular last show and so far we have received some pretty amazing items from our sponsors! You won’t want to miss it.

    RSVP
    Okay, you don't need to, but it would be nice to know who will be attending Capcon! So far there are a couple of carloads of modellers from the Maritimes several from Quebec, loads from Ontario and a few guys from Calgary that we have heard about. Place your message, beats or challenges in our Guest Book so we know who is attending!

    All of this and more at our website:
    http://www.ipmsottawa.ca

    Cheers!

    The Modeller formerly known as Dana

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