Back Issue

October 2003
Volume 25

See Inside Our Current Issue
Scale Auto magazine covers the entire model car hobby. Each issue provides you with expert how to tips to help you easily build and customize muscle cars, street rods, stock cars and more. You'll receive objective and accurate reviews to help you find models worth your time and money. Whether you're a builder or a collector, this magazine is for you!
This issue is currently out of stock and will not be reprinted.
Features
Fabulous '50s flames
By Tim Phelps
How to get started in custom flame painting and pin striping
Pit Pass
By Mike Dowd
#1 Mopar Performance Dodge Ram
2003 IPMS Nationals
By Andy Lilienthal
A fantastic plastic event with an auto model in center stage
Racetrack-ready Ferrari
By Alex Kustov
Building the #62 Ferrari 360GT for he 2001 24-hours at Spa-Fransorchamps
17th annual NNL East
By Jim Haught
The big event "goes Hollywood"
AMT's landmark Trophy Series
By Tim Boyd
The complete kit history
Readers' Gallery
1964 Chevelle wagon, Monster garage Impala Zamboni, 1934 Duesenberg, and more!
Sketchpad
By Jairus Watson
The "fin"-ishing touch
A pane in the glass
By Steve Culpepper
A clear solution for scratched plastic
Fat '55
By Lorne Salm
A delivery wagon on steriods
Departments
Scale Mail
Kit rankings disagreement... Possible Gasser glitches?... Correction
Starting Line
25 years of Scale Auto
Marketplace
Advertiser's Index
Coming Events
Classified Ads
Truck Stop
Building a Peterbilt 351 ... New and interesting stuff
Scale Auto Showroom
Revell-Monogram 1950 Austin Drag coupe ... Fujimi Ford GT40... AMT/Ertl 1969 Plymouth GTX 440 plus three more reviews, new products, hobby news, and the Readers' Choice Awards
Ask Scale Auto
Searching for a Sprite... Looking for airbrush answers... Finding a 240SX
Tips & Tech
The basics of vacuforming ... Lighting models ... Internet color samples ... "Perished tyres"
Resin kits & parts
1951 Chevy Deluxe two-door coupe ... 1955 Oldsmobile 88 two-door sedan ... Cadillac Catera
Free Monthly Newsletter
Expand Ribbon
close logo