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Tips & Tech
Tip: Try using temporary tattoos on your models. You can usually find them in the toy department of your favorite department store. Some are focused just for kids, but others are detailed and very cool. They can be applied per the instructions and ca  ... Read more »
Kit Reviews
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This kit is a marriage of the earlier chassis/engine of the AMT Barracuda Funny Car kit to the body of the AMT second-generation Corvair annual kits. It's only been issued twice before, as the "Corvair Funny Car"; (#6757, 1967) and "Chezoom"(#157, 1  ... Read more »
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John Baczuk's 1958 Thunderbird was featured in "One Great Model" in the April 2014 Scale Auto. Download this wallpaper to your desktop now! 
The Scale Auto Interview
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Dave Thibodeau is a frequent contributor to Scale Auto, and is one of the top car modelers in the United States. He especially loves racing and race car models, and we have featured Dave's work several times in "Building the Legends" feature stories, 
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In-Depth Techniques
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Carburetors are the centerpieces of the many details under the hoods of model cars. Muscle cars, street rods, rad rods, big-blocks or small-blocks, carburetors are one of the most important parts of any car. I try to make them models all to themselve  ... Read more »
In-Depth Techniques
Within hours of the opening of Scale Auto's "Roundtable" (August 2005 issue), in poured the questions - and the subject of chopping tops kept coming up: Is there an easy way to reduce the height of roofs for street rods, customs, and '50s/'60s street  ... Read more »
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