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Advanced Building Techniques series by Dave Platt

£15.99

Advanced Building Techniques Volume 1

Advanced Building Techniques Volume 2

Advanced Building Techniques Volume 3

Advanced Building Techniques Volume 4

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Advanced Building Techniques Volume 1

Volume 1. After laying out many scale modeler’s basic building techniques in his earlier videos, Dave Platt moves into more specialized areas.
Approx 2 hours

£15.99
Advanced Building Techniques Volume 2

Volume 2. After laying out many scale modeler’s basic building techniques in his earlier videos, Dave Platt moves into more specialized areas.
Approx 2 hours

£15.99
Advanced Building Techniques Volume 3

Volume 3. By deliberately choosing the most complicated and challenging subject he could think of, Dave expected, and encountered, difficult problems and shows us how to meet them head-on.
Approx 2 hours

£15.99
Advanced Building Techniques Volume 4

Volume 4. Dave Platt’s response to the challenge posed by the Toledo Weak Signals provides fresh and fertile ground galore. The Advanced Building Techniques 4 DVD series chronicles a large number of new aspects of scale modelling. Start collecting all 4 volumes now.
Approx 2 hours

£15.99
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Advanced Building Techniques Volume 1

Volume 1. After laying out many scale modeler’s basic building techniques in his earlier videos, Dave Platt moves into more specialized areas. By deliberately choosing the most complicated and challenging subject he could think of, Dave expected, and encountered, difficult problems and shows us how to meet them head-on. With a list of hitherto unrevealed methods , and a willingness to try something else when the first plan falls short , we learn that anything can be achieved by going about it with care and enthusiasm. Dave Platt’s response to the challenge posed by the Toledo Weak Signals provides fresh and fertile ground galore. The Advanced Building Techniques series chronicles a large number of new aspects of scale modeling, including : ‘Techniques’ with great tips in the following order. Toledo Show Challenge We pick a subject We visit a real Kingfisher Accessing a museum airplane Checking out 3-views Measuring, sketches & photos Gathering all the information Body with no bulkheads The 3-view and size Lofting the float Shaping and sheeting the float Covering with heavy cloth Fiberglass sources Float lifting capacity Starting the wing Wing fittings and hinges Flap and aileron coves Fuel tanks in wings Flaps RTV molds Flaps and ailerons. Approx 2 hours
SKU: DVABT1

Advanced Building Techniques Volume 2

Volume 2. After laying out many scale modeler’s basic building techniques in his earlier videos, Dave Platt moves into more specialized areas. By deliberately choosing the most complicated and challenging subject he could think of, Dave expected, and encountered, difficult problems and shows us how to meet them head-on. With a list of hitherto unrevealed methods , and a willingness to try something else when the first plan falls short , we learn that anything can be achieved Dave Platt’s response to the challenge posed by the Toledo Weak Signals provides fresh and fertile ground galore. The Advanced Building Techniques series chronicles a large number of new aspects of scale modeling, including : ‘Techniques’ with great tips in the following order. Flap & aileron disconnects Scale horns and rods G-10 overhang wing skins Building ailerons Wing skinning and covers Set-up for 2 fuel tanks Wing ‘lamp’ Flap & aileron cove webs Fiberglass ‘cuffs’ Exterior float detailing Float rudder details Beach dolly mounts Beaching dolly Wheel hubs and tires Molding wheel hubs Tires for wheels Tip floats and patterns Start hollow body shells Carbon strengthener
Approx 2 hours
SKU: DVABT2

Advanced Building Techniques Volume 3

Volume 3. By deliberately choosing the most complicated and challenging subject he could think of, Dave expected, and encountered, difficult problems and shows us how to meet them head-on. With a list of hitherto unrevealed methods , and a willingness to try something else when the first plan falls short , we learn that anything can be achieved by going about it with care and enthusiasm. Dave Platt’s response to the challenge posed by the Toledo Weak Signals provides fresh and fertile ground galore. The Advanced Building Techniques series chronicles a large number of new aspects of scale modeling, including : ‘Techniques’ with great tips in the following order. Half-shells off the bench Removing formers Testing half-shells together Servos fitted in rear Covering of shells interior Hiding servo pigtails Unique wing mounting Removable elevators Aligning elevator hinges Custom engine built Fiberglass cowl process Canopy frame blocks Cowl ‘gills’ Exhaust pipes Cowl exterior details Cowl mounting Klass-Kote introduction Lay up canopy frames.
Approx 2 hours
SKU: DVABT3

Advanced Building Techniques Volume 4

Volume 4. Dave Platt’s response to the challenge posed by the Toledo Weak Signals provides fresh and fertile ground galore. The Advanced Building Techniques 4 DVD series chronicles a large number of new aspects of scale modelling. Start collecting all 4 volumes now. After laying out many scale modeler’s basic building techniques in his earlier videos, Dave Platt moves into more specialized areas. By deliberately choosing the most complicated and challenging subject he could think of, Dave expected, and encountered, difficult problems and shows us how to meet them head-on. With a list of hitherto unrevealed methods , and a willingness to try something else when the first plan falls short , we learn that anything can be achieved by going about it with care and enthusiasm. Dave Platt’s response to the challenge posed by the Toledo Weak Signals provides fresh and fertile ground galore. The Advanced Building Techniques series chronicles a large number of new aspects of scale modeling, including: ‘Techniques’ with great tips in the following order. Fiberglass canopy frames 4 kinds of plastic Canopy sections & gunsight Simulated fabric covering Cowl gills & exhaust pipes Muffler from plumbing supplies Dummy engine Scale antenna Lights Weathering differences Cockpit interior Gun ring Tools & materials for cockpit Making a gun More cockpit details Scratchboard, white on black Completed model Making the ‘docs’ book The Kingfisher at Toledo
Approx 2 hours
SKU: DVABT4

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