Ray Brigden builds his version of a pond yacht based on the Metcalf Mouldings hull.
A Monster Tug at 1:32 Scale – designed for Mobile Marine Models by Tom Gorman
Graham Castle divulges some of the secrets behind his dioramas
Part One of an in depth article by John F. Gray on building a model based on a Metcalf Mouldings GRP hull.
Alan McCabe outlines some of the work in making his model of the famous ship – using kit and scratchbuilding techniques
John Elliott offers some ideas towards a simple Pusher Tug model
Bill Waldorf builds a coal-fired paddlewheel aircraft carrier
A Monster Tug at 1:32 Scale – designed for Mobile Marine Models by TOM GORMAN
John F Gray shows how you don't always have to use a kit.
A model built by Graeme McMaugh from a Model Boats free plan
Our Aerokits Sea Urchin is completed at last by David Wiggins with thanks to Mike Britnell
ROBERT HOBBS restores this classic model yacht
THOR FROHN-NIELSEN, a Canadian reader of MB, describes his part-built model
DAVID PLEDGE goes small!
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