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Plastics for modellers.

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  • Plastics for modellers.

    Here, for the first time, is a comprehensive guide to the use of plastics in the many and varied fields of modelling. Plastics for modellers describes the various and types and forms of plastics and details thier useful characteristics, strengths and weaknesses.
    This books explains how to obtain them, how to work with them when making models and also examines thier applications in each of the many and varied branches of modelling. It is a mine of information if you are involved in any of the following areas.
    . Flying model aircraft or rockets.
    . Model power boats, yachts or submarines.
    . Model cars.
    . Plastics kits or scratchbuilt models of aircraft, ships, spacecraft or vehicles.
    . Figures for aircraft, boats, cars, fantasy, military modelling or railways.
    Buildings for dolls, railways or soldiers.
    . Railway locomotives or rolling stock - 7 1/2" to N gauge.
    . Model engineering models or tools.
    . Electronics.

    Well illustrated with informative line drawings, instructive photographs and amusing cartoons, the book explains why you might choose, or prefer to substitute plastics for the more commonly used materials such as wood and metal.

    Alex weiss has first hand experience both of working in many different areas of modelling and of using the majority of the materials described. He has packed a lifetime of working with plastics into this concise and practical book.

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