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Scratchbuilt: Model Masters for Fantastic Plastic

Scott Lowther's models aren't (generally) painted, because Scott Lowther's models aren't (generally) for display—they're for casting molds to make kit-parts from. If you've ever been curious about this process, Scott's site has a great selection of finished, in-process, and still-to-come master models he's working—on contract or on "spec"—to turn into... Read more »

Scratchbuilt: Mi-24 “Hind” Attack Helicopter With 100K Parts

Every reported fact about this model is more amazing than the last: It was begun in 1986, when much information about the Hind was still protected by the Soviet Union as military secrets. It is constructed mostly from corrosion-resistant metals: aluminum, titanium, brass, stainless steel. The pedals in the cockpit... Read more »