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Tools of the Trade

November 29, 2010 Guides Administrator
Scalpel: A very fine and very sharp knife used for cutting and trimming components. A scalpel can be used to cut items from sprues, trim away excess flash, trim off sprue runner feed points, scrape excess dried glue from a join or to open up holes. The blades…

Modelling with Fruilmodel Tracks

December 08, 2010 Guides Tony Lee
Since I use Friulmodel tracks on so many of my self propelled gun tanks the management ask me if I would write up a little something as to just how I assemble and color these base metal tracks. For tanks that have the live track system such as Shermans these…


Diorama Accessory Review – Reality In Scale War Maps, WWII Era

May 09, 2011 Reviews Dean
Reality In Scale 35049 – War Maps WWII Era Reality in Scale is a niche manufacturer who makes a wide range of diorama accessories including a number of printed items of which this is one. This is a sheet of printed maps covering many of the best known battle…