Kalmbach Publications Scale Modeler's How to Guide Building & Detailing Model Aircraft

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KAL-12440

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Learn how to master the construction and finishing of plastic model aircraft.

You will learn how to master construction and finishing of plastic model aircraft with basic skills such as assembling, aligning, gluing, surface preparation, painting, and decaling. Then you’ll be able to add extra details and use more advanced techniques.

Table of Content:

    • 4 Introduction
    • 6 Where it all began
    • 11 Game plan
    • 16 Paint, tools, and glue
    • 23 Building almost "out of the box" 1/48 scale SBD Dauntless
    • 38 Enhancing a modern "shake-and-bake" kit 1/48 scale P-51B Mustang
    • 47 Scribing surface details 1/48 scale RF-84 Thunderflash
    • 56 Adding realism with aftermarket details
    • 60 Applying photoetched metal 1/32 scale Fi.156 Storch
    • 66 Combining kits and adding resin parts 1/48 scale Spitfire Mk.IXe
    • 75 Handling vacuum-formed canopies 1/72 scale P-40N Warhawk
    • 82 Vacuum-formed and resin conversions 1/72 scale F-106B Delta Dart, TF-102 Delta Dagger
    • 95 About the author

  • Soft Cover
  • 96 Pages