Scale Modeling Tips, Tricks, and Tutorials

A scale model is a tangible representation of an object that has the same dimensions as the real object (known as the prototype). Scale models are generally smaller than the actual prototype like buildings, vehicles, or landscapes. But, they may also be larger than the real object, such as models of anatomical structures or biological organisms.

Building scale models is a great hobby that can be both enjoyable and rewarding. Whether you’re a first-time builder or an experienced modeler, there are always new techniques and tips to learn. Scale modeling is a complex and delicate process, but with a little patience and practice, anyone can produce high-quality results.

Here are some helpful articles and tutorials to help you get started or learn more about the scale modeling hobby.

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Are you trying to paint models for a diorama, a tabletop wargame? Military tank miniatures from wargames like Bolt Action, Flames of War, or even Warhammer 40K can be fun but challenging to paint well. For the scale modelers who…

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