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Steve Hinson submitted a quick-and-easy tip (our favorite kind) that allows even those of us with an unsteady hand to apply thin pinstripes between two colors.   The process couldn’t be easier: simply lay down a piece of automotive maskin  ... Read more »
Kit Reviews
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The Thames Panel Truck was a  plentiful, low-cost, lightweight vehicle that found success in drag racing during the 1950s and 1960s. By replacing its anemic four-cylinder engine with V-8 power, the little Thames Wagon was always a contender at t  ... Read more »
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Del Paone's 1967 Chevelle street machine was featured in "One Great Model" in the February 2012 Scale Auto. Download this wallpaper to your desktop now! 
The Scale Auto Interview
Bob Downie
Georgia modeler and Scale Auto author Bob Downie sat down with us to talk about his modeling background and inspirations. He also explains how his book, How to Use an Airbrush, came about. Be sure to check out Bob's time-saving building techniques on 
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HOW-TOs
In-Depth Techniques
Within hours of the opening of Scale Auto's "Roundtable" (August 2005 issue), in poured the questions - and the subject of chopping tops kept coming up: Is there an easy way to reduce the height of roofs for street rods, customs, and '50s/'60s street  ... Read more »
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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 »
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