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Artist Marcia Nash with her specially designed 18" heart

All the Arts for All the Kids

September 12, 2012

PacMin partnered with All the Arts for All the Kids to produce 17 heart sculptures (15 small hearts measuring 18” and 2 large hearts measuring 5’). The hearts are on display in Downtown Fullerton and available for purchase until October 20.

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Cal Poly students team who worked on Zero G satellite

PacMin Works With Cal Poly Students Developing Satellite

February 11, 2011

Fall and Winter 2011, PacMin assisted a team of students from California State Polytechnic University, Pomona with their eXMAC (experimental methods in attitude control) project. The task was to machine from a solid block of aluminum a structure that would contain the attitude control equipment with a minimum of mass. 

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LA times article of Miniatures firm an export model highliting Pacmin airline models

L.A. Times Article Focusing On PacMin

January 3, 2011

The December 23, 2010 issue of the L.A. Times newspaper featured an article on PacMin.  The story found in the Business section focused on PacMin’s use of Export-Import insurance.

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two men and one woman holding SpeedAir plane model

PacMin Honors Gil Speed, 2010 ISTAT Man of the Year and Partner Ann Speed

July 7, 2010

PacMin Honors Gil Speed, 2010 ISTAT Man of the Year and Partner Ann Speed. When we learned that Gil Speed, founder of SpeedNews, had been chosen to receive the prestigious ISTAT award, we decided to create a special model commemorating this special event and his illustrious career.

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Don Meeker, one of the original founders of Pacific Miniatures, and Fred Ouweleen, PacMin CEO, in Paradise, California.

In Memoriam of Don Meeker

June 16, 2010

In Memoriam, One of Pacific Miniatures original founders passed away in February, 2010.  He would have been 95 in April, 2010.

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Four Hearts for the Arts poster

Four Hearts for the Arts

June 10, 2010

PacMin, Inc. has come together with the nonprofit organization All the Arts for All the Kids Foundation to help promote art education in the city of Fullerton, Ca.

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