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The Marmo Method Modelbuilding Guide #3: Understanding Model Math & Scale Jumping
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,690. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies
An essential guide to understanding scale model math. Learn about ratio and proportion, use simple multiplication factors to upscale and downscale models, find out how Marmo's Three Laws take the mystery out of scale calculations and more.
Krylon Paint Has Changed!
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Price: Free! Words: 4,310. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies
Krylon spray paint has been a near-universally available acrylic lacquer paint. Thanks to EPA regulations, Krylon has changed. While still near-universally available, it is no longer an acrylic lacquer. Read this free report to learn about changes in formula and application requirements.
The Marmo Method Modelbuilding Guide #2: Building A Transtar/Peerless Logging Rig
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,470. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies
The second Marmo Modelbuilding Guide focuses on the construction of a 1/25th scale logging rig. This project combines an AMT kit of the International Harvester TranStar 4300 tractor (truck) with an AMT Peerless Trailer and a scratchbuilt diorama base. Learn how to create a unique logging scene that includes a realistic load of logs from natural sources.
Building a Flash Steam Boiler
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,040. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies
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A very simple boiler for amateur construction to drive model steam engines
PYRTE 13 - Rear Wheel and Steering Upgrades
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,480. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies
Upgrades to the rear wheels and steering for PYRTE the traction engine
PYRTE 12 - Insulation, Painting and running tips.
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,870. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies
A guide for the insulation, painting and running tips for PYRTE the traction engine
PYRTE 11 - Heating
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,550. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies
Gas heating guide for PYRTE the traction engine covering burners and the gas supply
PYRTE 10 - Water tank, pipework and fittings
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,640. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies
Water tank and pipework assembly guide for PYRTE the traction engine
PYRTE 9 - Crankshaft Assembly and Timing
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,270. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies
Crankshaft assembly construction guide for PYRTE the traction engine, along with setting up the timing.
PYRTE 8 - Cylinder Assembly
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,910. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies
Cylinder assembly construction guide for PYRTE the traction engine
PYRTE 7 - Rear axle and drive
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,880. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies
Rear axle and drive construction guide for PYRTE the traction engine
PYRTE 6 - Front and Rear Wheels
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,350. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies
A wheel construction guide for PYRTE the traction engine showing these easy and inexpensive wheels
PYRTE 5 - Front Axle and Steering
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,370. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies
Front axle construction guide for PYRTE the traction engine
PYRTE 4 The Smokebox
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,310. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies
A Smokebox construction guide for PYRTE the traction engine
PYRTE 3 - The Tender
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,920. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies
The tender construction guide for PYRTE the traction engine
PYRTE 2 - The Firebox
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,940. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies
A simple firebox construction guide for PYRTE the Traction Engine
PYRTE - 1 The Boiler
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,630. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies
A beginners full boiler construction guide for building PYRTE the live steam, pull-you-round traction engine
Steam Dreamer
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Price: Free! Words: 12,280. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies
The author tells of his experiences with steam engines and how his lifelong ambition of owning a good sized one finally comes to be through his own efforts.
Building an Easy Boiler
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,600. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies
A very easy to follow guide to build a model steam boiler to drive many varieties of small scale steam engines
The Marmo Method Modelbuilding Guide #1: Building The Bates Mansion from Psycho
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,020. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies
This guide details the construction of the 1/87th scale Polar Lights kit of the famous (or infamous) Bates Mansion featured is the classic movie Psycho. Construction techniques for a scratchbuilt hill to mount it on is included. Learn how to replicate chalky, cracked, weatherbeaten paint. Finally, scenicing/landscaping methods are described that tie everything together.