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Slot Car Racing An Enduring Passion
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,410. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies
Slot Cars have been around since the late 1950s and by the mid 1960s their popularity had surpassed all toys aside from dolls. Sales of model trains plummeted by comparison, falling from a $100 million in sales to $30 million, over the years from 1959-1965. Slot cars have found new popularity during the digital age, with magazines, books and how to guides to instruct new generations of fans.
The Marmo Method Modelbuilding Guide #1: Building The Bates Mansion from Psycho
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,040. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2013 by Rincom Productions. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies, 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.
Having Fun With Model Trains
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,580. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies
Model trains must be one of the oldest and most awe inspiring hobbies for both young and old. These miniature trains have captured the imagination of people all over the world for many years. Once the love for model trains has bitten you, you will never look back and very few people that started this hobby will stop without any good reason. They will probably carry on right into old age!