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August 1999
Volume 21

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Scale Auto magazine covers the entire model car hobby. Each issue provides you with expert how to tips to help you easily build and customize muscle cars, street rods, stock cars and more. You'll receive objective and accurate reviews to help you find models worth your time and money. Whether you're a builder or a collector, this magazine is for you!
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Features
Scale Auto Sketchpad
By Brad Leisure
Fanciful 1957 Fords
Mild '59
By Tim Boyd
Using basic techniques to build a subtle 1959 Chevy Impala custom
Custom Cruiser
By Juha Airio
Timo Ahtiainen's custom 1940 Ford coupe epitomizes seamless styling
Indy Evolution
By Patrick Mulligan
A 1/24 - 1/25 scale model collection traces the history of Indianapolis 500-winning race cars
Pace Setters
By Jim Casassa
The Pace Car models of the Indianapolis Motor Speedway Hall of Fame Museum and the men who build them
Modeling's Big Day
By Patrick Mulligan
NNL East is the East Coast's auto modeling mega-meet
Collectibles are the thing
By Larry Greenberg
Diecast models were in the spotlight at New York's Toy Fair
New Tradition
By Mike Hanson
Building the Brickyard 400 winner
Columns
Bench Racer
Building Joe Weatherly's 1962 Pontiac Catalina stock car ... Bud Moore '62 Pontiac decals
Light Commercial
Cast-resin wheel sets ... outstanding cop-car models ... Great '48s
Truck Stop
Galaxie Ltd. 1948 Chevy sedan delivery commentary ... Truck Stop column roundup
Small Talk
Grok that kit!
Strictly Stock
Beetles old and new ... Hasegawa VW Microbus ... Rod Review
Tips & Tech
Internet modeling ... Removing decals ... Decals on your PC
Departments
Finishing Touch
Speed Bump
Ad Section
Coming Events
Scale Mail
Four-cylinder rods ... Good Daddy ... U-Build-It U-Take-It
Bits & Pieces
Best of the Best ... Flexible paint stand ... Lightning Lincoln
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