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If you plan to build a working model airplane, it's best to start with a kit. 
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Learn how to create model railroad buildings.
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Children have loved playing with miniature homes for thousands of years, but the dollhouses of today are unlike anything from the past.
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Learn the best model car painting tips to help your cars keep long-lasting color and shine.
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Many collectors who know how to build a dollhouse would never go back to buying one pre-made.
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Learning how to make a heart model takes a bit of time and effort, but it's a great way to illustrate how this ever-beating muscle works.
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Creating your own doll can be a great artistic outlet, or make a custom look you cannot find in stores.
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Medieval castle floor plans emphasized defense rather than comfort. Windows were small, stairs winding and irregular, and rooms drafty and dark.
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Learn how to create your own model railroad layouts.
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It's easy to learn how to make a model of the Earth's layers. This project will help kids understand the amazing things that go on each day far beneath our feet.
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Some model cars are static replicas designed to look good on display. Powered model cars are replicas designed to burn up asphalt, concrete or even terrazzo surfaces. Histo...click here for more.
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Learn how to make a model Viking ship with simple supplies, easy instructions and some helpful hints from our useful guide.
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Learning how to make model train scenery is one of the most important aspects of building model train sets. 
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Learning tips for creating model train layouts can be very helpful as you begin this long and sometimes complicated process. 
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