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Better-wheel-openings
Ed Maslin provided a great tip for relocating wheel openings. Here's Ed: When modifying a body, there are times when wheel openings need to be moved up or down for a correct look. Instead of making the end cuts straight-up-and-down, where several sh  ... Read more »
Kit Reviews
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Revell planned to produce a kit of the 1949/1950 Olds during the mid- 1960s; it was cancelled after Revell falsely heard that Monogram already had such a kit in development. AMT/Ertl formally announced its intention to produce such a kit 15 years or   ... Read more »
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Joe Scavotto's 1/16 scale Shelby Cobra was featured in "One Great Model" in the April 2013 Scale Auto. Download this wallpaper to your desktop now! 
The Scale Auto Interview
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Ed Sexton is senior manager of product development at Revell. He's also still an active modeler. In this interview, Ed talks about how he got started in the business, and the challenges involved in bringing a kit to market. 
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1929 Model A Hot Rod
If you're looking for a little something extra for your next project, think about adding an opening trunk compartment. The steps are relatively easy, and the operation can be completed with a few hours of work. I'll use my recently-completed channele  ... Read more »
Fundamentals of Car Modeling
Q: When our club holds its annual judged shows, the first thing we look at are the "basics" of building: removing mold lines and ejection-pin marks, sanding seams, etc. Sometimes a car has a ton of aftermarket stuff, and nice paint, yet loses out bec  ... Read more »
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