The Master SCRATCH BUILDERS
Published by Schiffer in 1999, this handsome hardback contains over 168 packed pages showcasing the amazing talents of the world's leading exponents in scratchbuilding classic aeroplanes of yesteryear.With contributions by editor John Alcorn, Alan Clark,Ron Lowry, Peter Cooke, Mauro Cescutti and many more the accompanying colour galleries are a visual and stirring feast for any scale modeller. The various colour galleries offer many superb examples of the art and chapters also cover construction techniques,vacforming,photo-etch,references and much more,whilst individual modellers describe the building processes of their prize-winning creations. Among the many stand- outs are Alan Clark's 1:36 Short Singapore; Ron Lowry's Gloster Gamecock, the editor's own 1:24 DH9A and the amazing WWII models of Peter Cooke including a magnificent Lancaster to 1:24.Apart from slight wrinkling of the dust jacket upper edges, this is a mint copy of a classic work that deserves a pride of place on any modeller's book shelf.
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