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UPDATES

The updates listed here will be any major additions to the site. Periodic maintenance or occasional editing/correcting of information may not be reported.

August 02, 2016

MSFM site migrates to its new home, msfmgroup.ca.

June 12, 2011

Vaughn resumes progress with the Spacewolf fighter.

May 28, 2010

Vaughn finishes up the new series Battlestar Galactica colonial fighter craft, the Viper Mk II.

January 1, 2008

Mike H. sports a few new combination models: The Jedi Walker AT-SF, a commercial bomber?, the Boeing 787 Flying Wing, and the OH-6 Dragonfly.

June 16, 2008

Stephen posts a gallery of pictures of his Cylon Raider fighter as well as an article of a Lighting Demo of how the kit was lit.

May 10, 2008

Vaughn's made some more progress with his Spacewolf fighter.

February 14, 2008

Dave has added another shot of his in-progress Imperial Shuttle.

January 31, 2008

Dave has added model shots of his in-progress Star Wars Imperial Shuttle.

March 21, 2007

Dave has added two new models to his gallery, the Star Wars Rancor Monster and a Darth Vader with Luke's face behind the mask.

February 8, 2007

Much more has been done to add detail to Vaughn's Spacewolf fighter.

November 12, 2006

Vaughn shows off some newly developed sculpting talent with a clay scratchbuild of a Babylon 5 Shadow Scout craft.

October 26, 2006

Vaughn's Spacewolf get some tires.

October 7, 2006

Vaughn's Spacewolf intakes and exhausts take shape.

August 20, 2006

Vaughn's Spacewolf is coming along nicely with some cockpit shots.

August 7, 2006

Two more In Amber Clad progress shots from Stephen.

August 5, 2006

More progress on Vaughn's Spacewolf.

May 21, 2006

Two more In Amber Clad progress shots from Stephen, and more Spacewolf from Vaughn.

April 16, 2006

Another couple of In Amber Clad progress shots from Stephen.

April 8, 2006

Vaughn adds yet more progress shots of the Spacewolf.

March 27, 2006

Ron shows off pics of his 288th scale NASA space shuttle and 747 transport.

February 13, 2006

Stephen begins construction on another Halo space craft, the UNSC In Amber Clad.

February 5, 2006

Vaughn adds more progress shots of the Spacewolf.

January 26, 2006

Vaughn shows off some progress on a space fighter, the Spacewolf, from Captain Harlock.

January 21, 2006

Site republished on a new server after original was removed with no warning.

June 11, 2005

Stephen has updated the Pillar of Autumn scratchbuild with two more development shots.

April 15, 2005

Ron has finished several more models...all USS Enterprise, all in 1/2500th.

February 12, 2005

MSFM is reinstated on this server due to bandwidth problems elsewhere.

January 16, 2005

A few more developments on Stephen's Pillar of Autumn.

November 16, 2004

Our long-time member, but new to the site, Adolphe, has his lit Millennium Falcon kit in the gallery.

October 22, 2004

Placed an article on kitbashing the Star Trek Nebula Class.

October 14, 2004

Some model pictures of MSFM's newest member, Glen Sheppard, are up: Vulcan Shuttle and Batmobile. Welcome to the club, Glen!

October 11, 2004

Vaughn adds a couple of pictures to his scratchbuild of a Starfury, and Stephen has two more pics of the Pillar of Autumn.

October 7, 2004

Vaughn finishes the Minbari Fighter scratchbuild he's been working on.

August 10, 2004

Stephen posts the beginning of his scratchbuild of the Halo video game ship, the Pillar of Autumn.

June 19, 2004

More progress shots of Stephen's Polar Lights NX-01 Enterprise are now posted.

May 6, 2004

Stephen posts an in-progress page for the Polar Lights NX-01 Enterprise kit.

March 23, 2004

Dave has another gallery entry ready: the USS Equinox.

March 19, 2004

Mike Strachan has pictures available now for his 1/2500 scale USS Lantree.

March 18, 2004

A big update today for Dave! The scratchbuilt Nautilus, a Cylon Raider, and the USS Grissom.

March 14, 2004

Eugene has added pics of Roy Fokker's Battloid, Skull-1.

March 10, 2004

Eugene has now added pics of Gundam 01.

February 22, 2004

Eugene has pictures ready for two more of his models; the Runabout USS Petitcodiac and the Gundam Mobile Suit, Deathscythe.

February 19, 2004

MSFM's newest member, Eugene Taylor, starts out his model gallery with the USS Enterprise-E and the Jupiter 2.

February 7, 2004

Mike S. gives us the 2500th scale Damaged Enterprise from Star Trek III.

January 19, 2004

Stephen has added his first kitbashed model to his gallery; a 1/2500 Constellation Class.

January 17, 2004

Stephen has an online StarshipModeler.com contest entry in the form of the 1/2500 Miranda Class USS Caldwell.

January 3, 2004

John and Stephen have compiled an article and photoset documenting the construction of John's 7-foot USS Enterprise.

December 29, 2003

Long-time member John Tate is now on the site with the only model he has - a 7-foot long scratchbuild of the TOS USS Enterprise!

December 16, 2003

Dave has now added pics of the 1/32 scale Viper Pilot by MMI.

December 12, 2003

Dave has added pics of two more models, both Trek scratchbuilds: a 1/12th scale Galileo Shuttlecraft and a full-scale Captain's Chair!

December 11, 2003

Stephen has finished a fully built version of the AMT cut-away Constitution Class custom named USS Potemkin.

December 7, 2003

Sarah has completed Polar Lights' Robby the Robot from the movie 'Forbidden Planet'.

November 30, 2003

Robert LePine, one of MSFM's founding members finally has a gallery of models to show! Rob's gallery starts off with a scratchbuilt Nostromo from 'Alien', Ra's Pyramid from 'StarGate', Gundam Fin-Fannel, and the "Heavy Chevy" diorama.

November 2, 2003

Bill has pics for his in-progress scratchbuild CTS Edmond Dantes spacecraft.

November 1, 2003

Stephen turns 32 today! Happy Birthday to me! :)  My Romulan Stormbird model is updated. Custom made decals were used.

October 24, 2003

Stephen has written an article with some pictures to demonstrate some of what is involved in scratchbuilding a model.

October 20, 2003

Dave has a couple of new entries: a 1/12 scale scratchbuilt Colonial Viper and a 1/24 scale scratchbuilt Y-Wing Fighter!

October 19, 2003

Vaughn has some in-progress pics available for his 1/24th scratchbuild of a Babylon-5 Minbari Fighter!

October 13, 2003

Long-time MSFM member Dave is finally on the site! Welcome Dave! First up is his Future Enterprise-D from "All Good Things..."

September 29, 2003

Ron's USS Seaview sub is finished!

September 18, 2003

Mike H. has a new transport ship kitbash, the SC-130 Hercules.

September 5, 2003

Two new gallery entries for Kevin L. An Alien with Egg from 'Aliens' and Godzilla, King of Monsters!

August 14, 2003

HAPPY 1st BIRTHDAY MSFM WEBSITE! We've had a web presence for one year today!
Stephen has added the Ferengi Marauder to his gallery.

July 26, 2003

Ian has a new Star Wars scratchbuild underway of the Republic Gunship from Attack of the Clones!

July 25, 2003

A new Azurian Fleet starship, the AFS Predator has been added by Mike H.

June 13, 2003

Mike S. has some in-progress pictures of his Trek kitbash Discovery Class.

April 30, 2003

Article posted for the science fiction-themed Space 2000 exhibit at a Nova Scotia Museum.

April 19, 2003

The Intrepid Class USS Bellerophon added from Stephen L.

March 30, 2003

Challenger Class USS Armstrong added from Stephen L.

March 29, 2003

Pictures are now posted for Bill's Klingon Bird of Prey.

March 18, 2003

Stephen L. has made a program that translates Star Trek TNG era Stardates. Scroll to the bottom of this page for the download file and enjoy!

March 14, 2003

Pictures of Bill's "Batman Forever" Batboat have been added.

March 3, 2003

The Ambassador Class USS Horizon by Stephen L. is finished and posted! The Kit Demo article on the building of the Horizon is now finished as well.

February 25, 2003

MSFM member Bill E. has been added to the site! First model up by Bill is an accurized Viper from Battlestar Galactica.

January 30, 2003

Update for Vaughn: The Structor AT-AT and some 'in progress' shots of a scratchbuilt Starfury underway.

January 23, 2003

Two more models now added for Vaughn: the ID4 Alien Attacker and a scratch build of the T.T.A. Barracuda.

January 21, 2003

The Star Wars T-16 Skyhopper has been added for Vaughn.

January 19, 2003

Another MSFM member, Vaughn M., has been added! First up are his 1/24th scratchbuilds: an X-Wing and a TIE Fighter.

January 2, 2003

A Babylon 5 Starfury Fighter is today's update for Stephen L.

January 1, 2003

Three styles of Droid Fighters from Episode I updated for Stephen L.

December 7, 2002

A new article about the history of Starfleet hull markings was written by Stephen L.

December 1, 2002

Three new updates for Stephen L. - Chakotay's Maquis Raider, Klingon Bird of Prey, and Klingon Attack Cruiser.
The Damaged Enterprise from Ron is now completed!

November 28, 2002

The SeaStrike kit bash is updated for Mike H. 

November 19, 2002

Trade Federation Tank kit updated for Ian!

November 17, 2002

Check out the fiber optic Enterprise-D by Mike S.!

November 15, 2002

New 'Articles' section added. First up is a kit building demo of a Star Trek Ambassador Class.
Count Dracula was added for Sarah R.

November 9, 2002

Two new entries for Mike H. The Stingbat fighter and a Battle Droid Cowboy.

October 29, 2002

Added the Kazon Torpedo for Stephen L.

October 22, 2002

Added an entry for Stephen L, a Romulan variation of the Klingon Bird of Prey.

October 20, 2002

Added USS Voyager for Mike S.
Ron E. just published his own modeling website. Check it out in the 'Member Sites' area.

October 15, 2002

New section added for the models of MSFM member Mike H.
Update for Mike S. a Go-Bot shuttle model Spay-C.

October 13, 2002

New entry for Stephen L, the Intrepid variant DS9 kit bash USS Yeager.
In Progress pictures uploaded for Ian's 2-meter long scratchbuilt Rodger Young from Starship Troopers.

October 7, 2002

In Progress pictures posted for Ron's Seaview submarine kit.

October 5, 2002

MSFM was honored with the Ex Astris Excellentia award for October, 2002 from Ex Astris Scientia. Thank you!

October 1, 2002

MSFM's newest member, Mike S., has completed a Zentraedi Flagship model.

September 26, 2002

Added an article on the Empire Theatres - Star Wars: Special Edition Trilogy Display.

September 23, 2002

Added large scratchbuilt Klingon Bird of Prey by Ian R.
Revised the MSFM members list. A couple of new members added. We welcome Mike S. as our newest member!

September 20, 2002

Added scratchbuilt cargo ship "Betty" from Alien Resurrection by Ian R.
USS Ahwahnee, USS Aquarius, and USS Centaur from Stephen L.

September 19, 2002

New section added for the models of Ian R., another MSFM member.

September 7, 2002

New section added for the models of Sarah R., another MSFM member.

September 4, 2002

The USS Centaur is posted as a work in progress from Stephen L.

September 3, 2002

Sci-Fi and Fantasy Convention announced for the September 21 & 22 weekend in Halifax, Nova Scotia.

August 31, 2002

Two upcoming model contests in the Halifax, Nova Scotia area listed.

August 26, 2002

Three new USS Challenger pictures added by popular demand. USS Al-Batani added from Stephen L.

August 23, 2002

Entries added for Stephen L: Romulan Scout, Y-Wing Fighter, Naboo Fighter, USS Odyssey and a Jurassic Park Truck.
Refit Constitution Class masking templates have been added by Ron E.

August 18, 2002

Four more entries added from Ron E.

August 15, 2002

USS Earhart added from Stephen L.

August 14, 2002

Site Published!

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