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August 2010
Volume 32

August 2010 issue
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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!
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Upgrade a 1957 Chevy Black Widow
By Clay Kemp
How to improve the racing version of Revell's popular kit
pg. 18
Detail a Tony Nancy dragster
By Mark Batson
Simple scratchbuilding and a few aftermarket parts make for an easy upgrade
pg. 24
NNL Western Nationals
By Jim Haught
Held February 21, 2010 at Santa Clara, California
pg. 26
Build a contest-quality car right from the box
By Bob Downie
Aoshima's Mercedes-Benz SL 63 AMG kit is a good candidate for out-of-the-box competition
pg. 32
Learn basic weathering techniques
By Clay Kemp
Tamiya's Citroen staff car makes a great canvas for practicing
pg. 38
Portfolio Mike Alvarez
By Jim Haught
Miami modeler cites Augie Hiscano as his mentor
pg. 42
Birmingham Classic
By Jim Haught
Held March 6, 2010 at Anniston, Alabama
pg. 46
Starting Line
A letter from Scale Auto's editor, Jim Haught
Questions & Comments
Letters from modelers around the world
New Products
The latest products to help you enjoy your hobby
Tips and Tech
Tips from your fellow modelers
Bench Racer
Fujimi's nice Red Head
The Scenic Route
Build a removable roof
The importance of mentors
One Great Model
John Teresi's Charlie Allen 1969 Dodge Funny Car
Kit Reviews
Seven new kit reviews
MPC Daisy Duke Plymouth Road Runner
Tamiya Martini Brabham BT44B 1975
Revell Ferrari California (close top)
Tamiya Ferrari F60
Advertisers Index
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Readers' models
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