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Tips & Tech
Tip: Try using temporary tattoos on your models. You can usually find them in the toy department of your favorite department store. Some are focused just for kids, but others are detailed and very cool. They can be applied per the instructions and ca  ... Read more »
Kit Reviews
Chezoomfull
This kit is a marriage of the earlier chassis/engine of the AMT Barracuda Funny Car kit to the body of the AMT second-generation Corvair annual kits. It's only been issued twice before, as the "Corvair Funny Car"; (#6757, 1967) and "Chezoom"(#157, 1  ... Read more »
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Dave Thibodeau's Dale Earnhardt Jr. #88 Impala SS was featured in "One Great Model" in the October 2012 Scale Auto. Download this wallpaper to your desktop now! 
The Scale Auto Interview
Len Woodruff
Texas modeler Len Woodruff enjoys building race cars. His 1970 Hugger Orange Nova was the cover story for the February 2012 Scale Auto, and his Yenko 427 Camaro was featured on the cover of Contest Cars 2008. Check out his portfolio in Contest Cars 2 
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At a recent contest, I had an unfinished project on display that featured scratchbuilt front and rear bumpers. One of the most-common questions was, "how did you do that?" I went on to explain the process, and one person commented, "Oh, so you just c  ... Read more »
In-Depth Techniques
Modelers often take great care detailing and dressing up the engines and engine bays of their products, only to use the stock kit radiators — and quite often they are somewhat out of sight. When I attend 1:1 car shows, I pay close attention to  ... Read more »
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