Big Scale Models. TIPS, BUILD STORIES and LINKS TO MODELLING SITES.
.TIPS, BUILD STORIES, INSPIRATION and LINKS
.TIPS
Model Workbench
by Jon Crooke
Spray Booth in a toilet
by Jon Crooke
Welcome to my tips page linking you to the best modeling tips on the web, and many thanks to all those who have contributed to these pages.
COMING

Tools
Air Brushing
HERE
Air Brushing
HERE
Photo Etching
by Pierre Greutert at
Aircraft Resource Center
at
The Tips Page
or at Pierre's page
or download PDF
Scratch Built Parts
by Pierre Greutert at
Aircraft Resource Center
at
The Tips Page
or at Pierre's page
or download PDF
Fabricating Parts
by Pierre Greutert at
Aircraft Resource Center
at
The Tips Page
or at Pierre's page
or download PDF
Metal Wings
Alex Kung's Automotive Modelling Tips
OR for the story on how to build aluminium wings
go to Wings
or download PDF
Embossing Brass.
by Rogerio Marczak
at Hyper Scale
at
The Tips Page
or at
Rogerio's page
or download PDF
Shock Springs.
from Motorsport Models
download PDF
Scribing Panel Lines.
by Charles Metz
at IPMS Stockholm
at
The Tips Page
or at Charles page
or download PDF
Moulding Canopies.
by Magnus Fridsell
at IPMS Stockholm
at
The Tips Page
or at Magnus page
or download PDF
Casting.
by Frank Spahr
at IPMS Stockholm
at
The Tips Page
or at Frank's page
or download PDF
COMING

Vacuum Forming
COMING

Moulding parts
Stressed Skin Effect
by Klaus Herold
at Hyper Scale
at
The Tips Page
or at Klaus's page
or download PDF
Simulating Welding.
by Lee Lloyd
at Armorama
at
The Tips Page
or at Lee's page
or download PDF
Zimmerit.
by Øyvind Leonsen
at www.missing-linx.com
at
The Articles Page
or at Øyvind's page
or download PDF
NEW
Rust
by Charles King
HERE
NEW
Louvers / Vents
by Roger Inwood
HERE
COMING

Corugated Iron
NEW
Tarps
by Brian Balkwill
HERE
Camouflage Netting.
by Eric Mac Intyre
at www.missing-linx.com
at
The Articles Page
or at Eric's page
or download PDF
COMING

Cables and Chains
Painting Decals.
by Martin Waligorski
at IPMS Stockholm
at
The Tips Page
or at Martin's page
or download PDF
Applying Carbon Decals.
from Motorsport Models
download PDF
Masking Canopy's.
by David W. Aungst
at Hyper Scale
at
The Tips Page
or at David's page
or download PDF
Natural Metal Finishes
by Chris Bowie
at Hyper Scale
at
The Tips Page
or at Chris's page
or download PDF
Weathered Metal.
by Paul Brown at
Aircraft Resource Center
at
The Tips Page
or at Paul's page
or download PDF
Simulating Wood.
by Tony Bell
at IPMS Stockholm
at
The Tips Page
or at Tony's page
or download PDF
Non-Slip Surfaces.
by Pawel Krupowicz
at Armorama
at
The Tips Page
or at Pawel's page
or download PDF
Weathering
by Gregg Cooper
at Hyper Scale
at
The Tips Page
or at Gregg's page
or download PDF
Mottled Paint.
by Helmut Latoschinski
at Hyper Scale
at
The Tips Page
or at Helmut's page
or download PDF
White Wash.
by Vince Pedulla
at Vince's page
Weathering.
by Anders Isaksson
at IPMS Stockholm
at
The Tips Page
or at Anders page
or download PDF
Mud with Grass
by Chad Perkins
download PDF
Weathering Powders.
by Vince Pedulla download PDF
Weathering Powders.
by Daryl Dancik
download PDF
Modelling Video's.
by Brett Green
HERE
.BUILD STORIES
F-14D
by Masa Narita
An incredible site by this master model builder .
Build story on his 1/32 scale F-14D fighter jet.
Also 1/16 Tiger Tank.
SU-27
by Masa Narita
An incredible site by this master model builder .
Build story on his 1/32 scale SU-27 fighter jet.
Also 1/16 Tiger Tank.
F-15E
by Masa Narita
An incredible site by this master model builder .
Build story on his 1/32 scale F-15E fighter jets.
Also 1/16 Tiger Tank.
Wright J-5 "Whirlwind"
by Rogério ´Rato´ Marczak
A fantastic build story at the Large Scale Planes site.
Go to part1 part2 part3 part4 part5.

HISTORY at BSM.com
T34-85
by Liejon Schoot
Great pictures of Liejon's model and the history of the 1:16 Trumpeter T34-85 Tank here
Tiger
by Vince Pedulla
A fantastic build story of the 1:16 Tamiya Tiger Tank.
at ModelerV Studios
or download PDF
.INSPIRATION - from the World's Best Model Builders
.Warning - the pages in this section are photo intensive.
David Abouserhal
Pictures here
Helder Agostinho
Pictures here
Cheehong Ahn
Pictures here
You can see more of his work at;
www.missing-linx.com
Daryl Dancik
Pictures here
You can see more of his work at;
www.tigerwerk.com
Pawel Fidelus
Pictures here
Gary Giffin
Pictures here
Serge Haelterman
Pictures here
You can see more of his work at;
www.missing-linx.com
Steven Heng
Pictures here
Jochem Kleerebezem
Pictures here
You can see more of his work at; www.panzerfoto.nl
Jim Lewis
Pictures here
You can see more of his work at; GunTruck.com
Henry Lui
Pictures here
Masa Narita
Pictures here
You can see more of his work at; Masa Narita's site
Mike Neal
Pictures here
Liejon Schoot
Pictures here
Chris Schwacht
Pictures here
Arthur Wandas
and
Michael Wandas
Pictures here
You can see more of his work at; Armorama
Matt Wellhouser
Pictures here
You can see more of his work at; members.cox.net/custmini
Jason White
Pictures here
.LINKS
Aircraft Resource Centre
Web-Resource for Large Scale Aircraft Modellers
Reviews, Previews, Articles etc.
Large Scale Planes
Web-Resource for Large Scale Aircraft Modellers
Reviews, Previews, Articles etc.
IPMS Stockholm.org
A webzine dedicated to the art of plastic scale modelling
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Missing Linx
Web-Resource for Military Modellers
Reviews, Previews, Articles, Tips etc.
Armorama
Web-Resource for Military Modellers
Reviews, Previews, Articles, Tips etc.
Modeler Site
Mario Covalski's site is the premier site for Race Car model makers. This is a commercial site, but the worlds best resource for the serious modeler.

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