MIDLANDS SHOW 
2017 PREVIEW

Below is a list of exhibitors that are attending MIDLANDS MODEL ENGINEERING EXHIBITION


  1. 117D Miniatures

  2. 2Abbots Model Engineering

  3. 3Aerospace Surplus Trader

  4. 4Allendale Electronics

  5. 5Alutight

  6. 6Axminster Tool Centre Ltd

  7. 7BB Engineering Supplies

  8. 8Beugler Pinstripping Tools

  9. 9Blackgates Engineering

  10. 10Chester Machine Tools

  11. 11Chiltern Model Steam Engines

  12. 12CNC4You Ltd

  13. 13College Engineering Supply

  14. 14Converter King

  15. 15Cro Fittings

  16. 16CuP Alloys (Metal Joining) Ltd

  17. 17DA & BE Murkin

  18. 18Dunchurch Technical Services Ltd

  19. 19EMS (International) Ltd

  20. 20Engineering In Miniature

  21. 21Engineers Emporium / L A Services Ltd

  22. 22FiveStar/Starloc Adhesives

  23. 23Greenwood Tools Ltd

  24. 24Hafixs Industrial Products

  25. 25HJH Tooling Ltd

  26. 26Home and Workshop Machinery

  27. 27J B Cutting Tools

  28. 28J L D Fittings

  29. 29KM1 Modellbau e.K

  30. 30Kontax Engineering Ltd

  31. 31Live Steam Models Ltd

  32. 32Model Engineers Laser

  33. 33Myford Ltd

  34. 34Noggin End Metals

  35. 35Organise My Car

  36. 36Phoenix Precision Paints Ltd

  37. 37Polly Model Engineering

  38. 38RDG Tools Ltd.

  39. 39Solder Connection

  40. 40Station Road Steam

  41. 41Stuart Models (UK) Ltd

  42. 42TEE Publishing Ltd.

  43. 43The Craftlight Company

  44. 44The LMS Patriot Company Ltd

  45. 45Tracy Tools Ltd

  46. 46Transwave Converters

  47. 47TurboCAD

  48. 48Turbotrade UK

  49. 49Walker Midgley Insurance Brokers Ltd.

  50. 50Warren Machine Tools (Warco)

  51. 51Whotz Hot Ltd

  52. 52Wuhu Brands Arts & Crafts Co Ltd


LECTURE PROGRAMME

Thursday 19th October

11.00am The dos, don’ts and ‘Oh, hell!’ of painting
12.00pm Silver soldering - a simple process made difficult
1.00pm Interesting properties of precious metals
2.00pm Hints and tips for clock dial restoration and painted dials 3.00pm Some thoughts on shaping sheet metal


Friday 20th October

11.00am The do’s, don’ts and ‘Oh, Hell!’ of painting

12.00pm 3D modelling - warts and all!

1.00pm Silver soldering - a simple process made difficult

2.00pm The process of making scale locomotive plates using home CNC machinery and tooling available to the model engineer

3.00pm Mechanical music, singing birds and automata


Saturday 21st October

11.00am The dos, don’ts and ‘Oh, hell!’ of painting
12.00pm Some thoughts on shaping sheet metal
1.00pm Silver soldering - a simple process made difficult
2.00pm Hints and tips for clock dial restoration and painted dials 3.00pm 3D modelling - warts and all!


Sunday 22nd October

11.00am Steam in model boats
12.00pm Youngsters in model engineering

2.00pm PRESENTATION OF AWARDS


Thursday 19th October to Sunday 22nd October 2017 are the dates for the next ever-popular Midlands Model Engineering Exhibition. This year sees the Show celebrate its 40th anniversary. Established in 1978 by Chris Deith at the Granby Halls in Leicester, the show is a feature of the model engineer’s year.

Each year the event attracts thousands of visitors and is supported by around 50 specialist suppliers with displays by over 40 clubs and societies. With upwards of 1,000 interesting models on display.

Outside the halls the Fosse Way Steamers will be in action along with the Coventry Society of Model Engineers and the Polly Owners Group on the popular 5" gauge track.

As always there will be workshop activities and a full lecture programme with lots of experienced demonstrators and lecturers present this year.

Advance tickets are available.

There is free parking at the venue for over 2,000 vehicles. Postcode for the venue is CV31 1XN.

There is a bus link from Leamington Spa station.