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Building and Detailing Model Aircraft
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Readers will learn how to construct and finish plastic model aircraft by mastering basic and advanced techniques in assembling, aligning, gluing, surface preparation, painting, and decaling. Then they’ll be able to add extra details and use more advanced techniques.
96 pages
Price: $21.95
Product Number: 12440
ISBN: 9780890247235
Carton Quantity: 12
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The model airplane is a hobby in which isn't just for kids anymore. "Building and Detailing Model Aircraft" is an introductory guide for those who want to enter the world of model aircraft construction. With plenty of advice on making one's model more realistic as well as the minor details that often leave people baffled in how to improve the quality of their work, Pat Hawkey brings his love of the hobby and offers much advice. "Building and Detailing Model Aircraft" is an absolute must for any trying to get into the hobby or improve their skill.

-Wisconsin Bookwatch

Pat Hawkey's "Building and Detailing Model Aircraft" (9780890247235, $21.95) provides a fine key to building more realistic-looking model aircraft, using close-up photos to modify inaccurate kits and covering the extra after market details that improve designs. From detailing with paint to creating improved stylings, this offers a fine guide for any home hobbyist.

-The Midwest Book Review