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Q: I'm looking for some weathering advice. I am using a piece of stainless, photoetched radiator face on a T-bucket street rod. I have used the black Detailer liquid and flat black paint to try to make the piece look more realistic, but I failed.   ... Read more »
Kit Reviews
Freightliner-with-trailer
In 1979, Monogram brought us this nice SnapTite tractor kit; in 1980, they added the trailer. In 1985, they again issued this as a 6x6 car-crushing monster truck. We now have the original truck and trailer together again. Most of the truck parts com  ... Read more »
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John Teresi's Charlie Allen 1969 Dodge Funny Car was featured in "One Great Model" in the August 2010 Scale Auto. Download this wallpaper to your desktop! 
The Scale Auto Interview
Clay Kemp
Indiana modeler and Scale Auto contributor Clay Kemp sat down with us for a brief interview about his modeling background and motivations. Be sure to check out his Camaro Pro Modified on page 30 of the December 2011 issue! 
HOW-TOs
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Brush painting
As straightforward as brush-painting is, a few tips and techniques will make things run more smoothly. If you're new to modeling or just want to improve your technique, here are a few pointers to sharpen your brush-painting skills. The tools A few  ... Read more »
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Lift the hood of any race car from the 1950s or later, and you're bound to find one thing: steel braided lines and AN fittings. (AN is a US-military-derived specification stemming from a joint standard agreed upon by the Army and Navy - hence AN. How  ... Read more »
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