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Historic Ship Models
Historic Ship Models
by Wolfram Zu Mondfeld
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"Highly detailed [with] excellent line illustrations, graphs, and photographs. There is maritime history on every page. Highly recommended."--Library Journal More than 2,500 photographs, detailed diagrams, intricate drawings, and easy-to-follow plans... (read more)

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Ship Modeling from Stem to Stern
Ship Modeling from Stem to Stern
by Milton Roth
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Written in an engaging, conversational style, this comprehensive guide leads the reader through every aspect of ship modeling, from how to scale-down plans and what glues and paints to use, to how to build a ship model in a bottle and where to turn for... (read more)

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Making a Start in N Gauge Railway Modelling
Making a Start in N Gauge Railway Modelling
by Richard Bardsley
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N gauge is the most rapidly expanding of all the model railway formats and if you want to take advantage of its huge potential, then this is the book for you. The author explains exactly what N gauge is, its history, its advantages and some of its... (read more)

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Ship Modeling Simplified: Tips and Techniques for Model Construction from Kits
Ship Modeling Simplified: Tips and Techniques for Model Construction from Kits
by Frank Mastini
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In Ship Modeling Simplified, master model builder Frank Mastini puts to paper the methods he's developed over 30 years at the workbench to help novices take their first steps in an exciting pastime. You don't need the deftness of a surgeon or the... (read more)

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Making Rural Buildings for Model Railways
Making Rural Buildings for Model Railways
by David Wright
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This invaluable, well-illustrated book is essential reading for all those who are interested in developing their modelling skills and creating realistic models of country houses, cottages and farm buildings for their railway layouts. The author... (read more)

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Making Urban Buildings for Model Railways
Making Urban Buildings for Model Railways
by David Wright
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This fascinating book is aimed at all those modellers who wish to create a model railway set in an urban landscape. It covers the selection and the construction of a wide range of urban building, and presents many detailed photographs of real... (read more)

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Stirling and Hot Air Engines: Designing and Building Experimental Model Stirling Engines
Stirling and Hot Air Engines: Designing and Building Experimental Model Stirling Engines
by Roy Darlington
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An essential reference to engineers and hobbyists and an insight into designing and building hot air engines.... (read more)

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How (Not) to Paint a Locomotive
How (Not) to Paint a Locomotive
by Christopher Vine
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The author spent six years building a 7 1/4" gauge model of LNER B1 locomotive, 'Bongo', and wanted to paint it to a high standard. This turned out to be easier said than done. The complete process of painting, lining and reassembly of Bongo took two... (read more)

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Making Model Railway Buildings
Making Model Railway Buildings
by Andy Mcmillan
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This invaluable book is essential reading for all railway modellers, whatever their level of expertise.  The author provides an overall understanding of the purpose of making buildings for a model railway and covers their construction, their... (read more)

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The Ship Model Builder's Assistant
The Ship Model Builder's Assistant
by Charles G Davis
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Invaluable guide offers detailed descriptions, drawings of masting, rigging and major fittings of American clippers and packets of the Great Age of Sail. Also includes a wealth of details on deck furniture of various types of vessels from different... (read more)

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Building and Detailing Scale Commercial Aircraft
Building and Detailing Scale Commercial Aircraft
by Mark Stanton
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This book takes the reader through the construction of twenty-one kits, ranging from the de Havilland DH 4 and Handley Page HP 42 of the inter-war years, through the Fokker F27 Friendship and Bristol Britannia of the 1950s, to Concorde and the Airbus... (read more)

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Handbook of Model Rocketry 6TH Edition
Handbook of Model Rocketry 6TH Edition
by G Harry Stine
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The Classic Guide by the "Father of Model Rocketry" Now Completely Revised and up to Date… This new edition of the model rocketeer’s "bible" shows you how to safely build, launch, track, and recover model rockets—and... (read more)

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Modelling Railway Scenery: Volume 1 - Cuttings, Hills, Mountains, Streams and Lakes
Modelling Railway Scenery: Volume 1 - Cuttings, Hills, Mountains, Streams and Lakes
by Anthony Reeves
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Whether you are just starting out in the hobby of scenic railway modelling, or are more experienced and are revamping an existing layout, this invaluable instructional volume will guide you through the art of using basic materials to create wonderful... (read more)

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Steam Locomotives (Realistic Railway Modelling)
Steam Locomotives (Realistic Railway Modelling)
by Iain Rice
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This book is the second title in a new series, Realistic Railway Modelling, written by a highly regarded expert. Aimed at really keen modelers who want to learn how to achieve the highest standards, this all-color book, packed with photos and diagrams... (read more)

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Scenic Modelling: A Guide for Railway Modellers
Scenic Modelling: A Guide for Railway Modellers
by John De Frayssinet
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Scenic Modeling describes landscape modelling from a new perspective. It explains how to design and construct a model railway in a convincing and pleasing landscape. The author has always considered that model railway dioramas are an art form and this... (read more)

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Kit Building for Railway Modellers, Volume 1: Rolling Stock
Kit Building for Railway Modellers, Volume 1: Rolling Stock
by George Dent
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Most modellers, regardless of what scale they work in, rely heavily on the humble plastic or metal kit. This book will help both novice and experienced modellers to achieve the very best results. George Dent presents a clearly written foundation course... (read more)

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Modeller's Guide to Mould Making and Resin Casting
Modeller's Guide to Mould Making and Resin Casting
by Alex Hornor
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An in depth manual for modellers that takes the reader through all of the practical aspects of mouldmaking, using materials such as latex and RTV. There is extensive coverage of casting, too, enabling the modeller to produce perfect duplicates from their... (read more)

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Model Engineering A Guide to Model Workshop Practice
Model Engineering A Guide to Model Workshop Practice
by Henry Greenly
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Chapters include: equipment of a model engineer's workshop; the lathe and its fitments; notes on lathe work; the various processes employed; model steam-engine cylinders; types of model steam engine cylinders; engine cranks, connecting rods, bearings and... (read more)

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Nztp Domestic Research Series, #25: Built-Up Ship Model
Nztp Domestic Research Series, #25: Built-Up Ship Model
by Charles G Davis
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A highly detailed, superbly illustrated manual introducing serious model builders to the hand-crafting of ship models from the bottom up, exactly as real ships were built in shipyards. The model is the 16-gun United States brig Lexington, in active... (read more)

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Building and Displaying Scale Model Aircraft with Paul Boyer
Building and Displaying Scale Model Aircraft with Paul Boyer
by Paul Boyer
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How to make a high-quality display of any model aircraft. Teaches basic aircraft modeling preparation and assembly techniques. Includes suggestions for painting and decaling with special attention to creative displays and mounting tips for finished... (read more)

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