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.
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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
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John Teresi's Mercedes transporter and 300 SLR were featured in "One Great Model" in the October 2014 Scale Auto. Download this wallpaper to your desktop now!
Rod Maskiw is from Winnipeg in Canada, but more often than not, he makes the long trek to U.S. shows, such as NNL Milwaukee and NNL North, to show his latest projects and see old friends. In this interview, Rod talks about the challenges of being a C
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|The preliminary results are in - from the Scale Auto Roundtable, that is. Many of you are looking for information on the basics of model car building. We're only too happy to oblige. For this issue, we'll focus on the basics of body building. Under t
... Read more »||In recent years, photoetched (PE) parts have become a staple for many car-model builders. They're made by transferring a photo negative of the part being made to a thin sheet of metal - usually brass, aluminum, or stainless steel. When the artwork is
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