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Kalmbach Books - Basic Struckure Modeling

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Kalmbach Books - Basic Struckure Modeling

Table of Contents

About the Author/Acknowledgments 
Introduction 
Chapter 1: Plastic Kits 
Chapter 2: Wood Kits 21 
Chapter 3: Scratchbuilding 27 
Chapter 4: Structure Roofs 35 
Chapter 5: Painting 49 
Chapter 6: Detailing 62 
Chapter 7: Signs 71 
Inspiration: Photo Gallery 82 
List of Manufacturers 86

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Learn the reasons for including structures on your layout, then select and build the your own! Photo-driven projects demonstrate the tools, materials, and techniques used when modeling plastic or wood structures. Offers techniques for realistic finishing, including painting, weathering, sign making, interior detailing, and more.

Author: Jeff Wilson
ISBN: 978-0-89024-446-3
Size: 8 1/4 x 10 3/4
Pages: 88
Color Photos: 225

Author Bio

Jeff Wilson has written more than 20 books on railroads and model railroading. He spent 10 years as an associate editor at Model Railroader magazine, and he currently works as a freelance writer, editor, and photographer, contributing articles to MR and other magazines. He also writes a model railroading column for Model Retailer magazine and is a correspondent for Trains magazine. He enjoys many facets of the hobby, especially building structures and detailing locomotives, as well as photographing both real and model railroads.
 
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