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How to enhance the realism of model airplanes, by simulating wear and tear. Weathering refers to wear and tear on a model airplane. This may be from the elements (e.g. sun-faded paint), or from operational wear. The actual weathering pattern will depend on the specific airplane, its maintenance, and where it was operated (Read More)

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Starting a new model ships or model boats building or collecting hobby is an exciting and fascinating hobby for any age.
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The production of Corgi's first Aston Martin DB5 model in 1965, which was based on the car featured in Goldfinger complete with ejector seat, coincided with the beginning of the Bond phenomenon.
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Many hobbies only achieve one of these two aims, being either entertaining or educational. Finding one that does both seem difficult to achieve, but it needn't be.
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Too often, myself included, modelers save their money for that primo modeling kiit, plunk down their credit card for $500, take it home. They pull out the plans and parts and start the formidable task of assembly...ooops.
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Building model ships can be fun and rewarding for all ages. It is a great hobby for people who are creative and methodical and who have lots of patience.