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Silly-Putty-molds
Our T.O.M. comes from our longtime friend Sam Lopez, and is a variation of the old "Copying Small Parts By Pressing Them Into Clay And Filling The Cavity With Resin" technique, although we're sure there's a shorter name for that process somewhere. 
Kit Reviews
Revell-1977-Pontiac-Firebird
The kit was first issued in 2004 as a diecast, prepainted and decaled, with a metal body and plastic kit parts. At the time, Revell issued several different "movie" cars. The first thing you notice is that Revell calls this a 1977 Pontiac Firebird. 
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Wallpaper
Impala-800
John Collett's 1960 Chevy Impala was featured in "One Great Model" in the February 2014 Scale Auto. Download this wallpaper to your desktop now! 
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1950-Oldsmobile
Here are our first images from NNL Milwaukee, held April 12 at Waukesha, Wisconsin. We will have more coverage in a future issue of Scale Auto, as well as Contest Cars 2014. 
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Zakspeed Capri
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Tamiya's Zakspeed Capri kit was introduced in 1979 and was reissued a few years ago with its original markings. Now the kit is back, with a beautiful new set of markings.  Read More.
Tips & Tech
Paint-saving idea
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Paint Saving idea
Klaus Raddatz's handy little tip deals with ready-to-spray Metalizers, but could just as easily be adapted to other paints.  Read More.
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