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Tips & Tech
Silly-Putty-molds
Our T.O.M. comes from our longtime friend Sam Lopez, and is a variation of the old "Copying Small Parts By Pressing Them Into Clay And Filling The Cavity With Resin" technique, although we're sure there's a shorter name for that process somewhere. &n  ... Read more »
Kit Reviews
Revell-1977-Pontiac-Firebird
This kit was first issued in 2004 as a diecast, prepainted and decaled, with a metal body and plastic kit parts. At the time, Revell issued several different "movie" cars. The first thing you notice is that Revell calls this a 1977 Pontiac Firebird  ... Read more »
Wallpaper
Impala-800
John Collett's 1960 Chevy Impala was featured in "One Great Model" in the February 2014 Scale Auto. Download this wallpaper to your desktop now! 
The Scale Auto Interview
MDJones_edited-1
Mark Jones is a second-generation modeler from Southern California. He is perhaps best known for the series of Caterham models he's built. With exceptional craftsmanship and attention to detail, Mark's models have won almost every significant award i 
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HOW-TOs
In-Depth Techniques
If you are familiar with my past builds or articles, you know that I like to think outside the box when it comes to building models. One of the things I really enjoy is thinking of different ways to do things, or finding new products that can do a be  ... Read more »
In-Depth Techniques
Mark's Monte Carlo
In recent years, photoetched (PE) parts have become a staple for many car-model builders. They're made by transferring a photo negative of the part being made to a thin sheet of metal - usually brass, aluminum, or stainless steel. When the artwork is  ... Read more »
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