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Our TOM addresses the pesky problem of painting raised lettering on tires. Oregon’s Bruce Stricklin has come up with an approach that works on all types of tires. Bruce describes his technique: “I’ve tried many methods of painting   ... Read more »
Kit Reviews
Mustang-GT-Funny-Car
Nostalgia drag racing is big, and Round 2 has capitalized by rereleasing its 1965 Mustang GT Funny Car. The one-piece body is quite clean, and the hood fit is good. There were a couple of sink marks on the trunk lid. The top edges of the front fe  ... Read more »
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Ron Ramsey's Gas Rhonda 1969 Mustang Funny Car was featured in "One Great Model" in the August 2009 issue of Scale Auto. Download this wallpaper to your desktop!  
The Scale Auto Interview
Teresi
"Building models is my passion," says John Teresi of Van Nuys, California. He's a big fan of Don Garlits and other drag-racing drivers, and he collects diecast dragsters. His models have won several major contests, "which boosted my confidence and is 
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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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