|David Ashby - Moderator||19/11/2013 15:57:15|
10911 forum posts
My colleagues, in our events dept have offered three pairs of tickets to the MEX 2013 so it would be rude not to have a little compo.
Just drop a post in this thread to enter. I'll draw three winners at random on 6th Dec
This year's Model Engineer Exhibition will be returning to Sandown Park Exhibition Centre by popular demand. The event promises to be the premier event in the model engineer’s diary for 2013, with hundreds of world class models on display and entered in the world famous Model Engineer Competition. We also offer you the chance to come along and visit the UK’s leading specialist suppliers, plus the opportunity to meet the clubs and societies who help and support those wishing to take up this fascinating hobby.
This year features a brand new section devoted to the future in the shape of the Maker Movement where state-of-the-art inventions, using the very latest in CAD origination, bring the making of components to fruition using the most up to date technology – technology that is rapidly becoming available to the typical home workshop enthusiast.
The 2013 event promises to be better than ever before and will include;
• Key specialist suppliers
• Hundreds of models on display – organisers expect over 1,000 entries
• SMEE Lectures and Demonstrations
• Forty club and society displays
• Live track action in 7 ¼”, 16mm and Gauge 1
There are also many special attractions this year, these include;
SMEE (The Society of Model & Experimental Engineers) has traditionally organised a series of well-structured but informal lectures on a wide range of subjects by some of the leading names in the world of model engineering – and you won't be disappointed by what's on offer at this year's exhibition. As in the case of the last two years, three hours of lectures a day are to be presented where you will be able sit back and enjoy the talks, as well as the opportunity to take part in a question and answer session.
The Lecturer’s programme can be found at **LINK**
The World Class Model Engineering Competition once again comes to The Model Engineering Exhibition. Entries for this year's show are at a high, with models ranging from locomotives and tramways, to radio flying helicopters, motorbikes and even model ambulances. For full details on competition rules, classes, and to download an Entry Form please go to **LINK**
A huge range of Railway, Traction Engine and Stationary Steam Models will be on display throughout the weekend. Clubs from up and down the country will display their impressive builds, many of which have taken years to perfect.
The 2004 Model Engineer exhibition Gold Medal winner, Chris Vine, will be signing his books on the MyHobbyStore Stand.
Dates: Friday 13th – Sunday 15th December 2013
Venue: Sandown Park Racecourse, Sandown Park, Portsmouth Road, Esher, Surrey. SAT NAV - KT10 9AJ
Opening Times: 10am – 5pm daily (closes at 4pm on the final day)
Advance / On the Door
Adult £8.00 / £10.00
Concessions £7.00 / £9.00
5-15 Year Olds £4.00 / £5.00
|Andy Green||19/11/2013 16:00:23|
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305 forum posts
Sounds fantastic! Count me in
|Bill Scott||19/11/2013 16:48:52|
18 forum posts
sounds good to me!
|Tony Bennett||19/11/2013 17:13:05|
5075 forum posts
local to me, so YES PLEASE
|Tony B-622||19/11/2013 17:19:25|
72 forum posts
I just so happen to be off work those days so yes please count me in.
|John Tee||19/11/2013 17:20:10|
|770 forum posts|
Missed the last few years , so yes please
287 forum posts
not too far from me
|Kevin Fairgrieve||19/11/2013 17:45:52|
1593 forum posts
Never been before.
Count me in.
|68 forum posts|
Would love to take my Grandson.
|Jeff Mills||19/11/2013 18:28:48|
53 forum posts
36 forum posts
|Terry Walters||19/11/2013 18:38:57|
1831 forum posts
|Steve Porter 1||19/11/2013 18:55:05|
45 forum posts
sounds like a good day out, so yes PLEASE!
412 forum posts
|Chris Dunn||19/11/2013 19:32:31|
|7 forum posts|
Love to go
|Roy Hill 3||19/11/2013 19:34:00|
135 forum posts
Me, please. An early Christmas present to myself!
|Brian Urquhart||19/11/2013 19:42:08|
|1 forum posts|
Yes please. Not been to the Model Engineer Exhibition before, I've heard it's a fantastic event.
|Martin Harris||19/11/2013 20:16:32|
8806 forum posts
I'll give it a go...
|adrian lawrence 1||19/11/2013 20:20:45|
164 forum posts
Yes please David
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