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April 2011
Volume 32

April 2011
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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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Features
Airbrushing basics
By Jay Savarese
The road to smooth, uniform finishes starts with fundamentals
pg. 16
Airbrush with the experts
By Jim Haught and Finescale Modeler staff
Experts reveal their airbrushing secrets
pg. 22
Preparing parts for airbrushing
By Clay Kemp
Make your painting sessions more productive with these tips
pg. 26
How to use two-part urethane clear
By Dave Thibodeau
Experienced modelers can get great results with careful application and proper safety equipment
pg. 32
Airbrush cleaning and troubleshooting
By Paul Boyer
Don't omit these important steps in the process
pg. 36
Your first kitbash project
By Tim Boyd
Combine kit parts to get the model you want
pg. 40
Southern Nationals
By Jim Haught
Held November 13, 2010 at Smyrna, Georgia
pg. 44
Departments
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 & Tech
Tips from your fellow modelers
Bench Racer
Ferrari 250 GTO
FUNdamentals
Some thoughts about learning to airbrush
One Great Model
Del Paone's Bobby Isaac Charger Daytona 40th anniversary show car
Kit Reviews
Advertisers Index
Classifieds/Events
Finish Line
Readers' models
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