Wednesday, November 24, 2010

New look and updated content

The "" site has been updated with a new design. The new site allows users to publish comments on the front page articles. New pictures decorate the site and help explain the process of building a model airplane. There is a video tutorial available in the Construction Section of the site divided in three parts. The site will be constantly updated with more examples, reference material and articles.

These are the first two articles published on the site:

1- Building a 1:72 scale model of the AT-6 Texan - Read Article

2- North American NA-50 in scale 1:48 - Read Article

Saturday, March 27, 2010

New Video Tutorials

Here are a series of tutorial videos made for the beginner modeler. It will help you build your first kit from start to finish.

View the Video Tutorials

Wednesday, August 08, 2007

New Domain Name

As you may have already noticed, I have made two major changes to the web site. A new dedicated domain name and a new title.

The title of the web site is now: "Building Scale Model Aircraft"

The new dedicated domain name has changed from to:

Please update your links.

Thank you!

New Articles

I have published two new articles at You can find them on the main page. The articles are:

1- Fully illustrated construction guide for the beginner modeler "The Art of Building Plastic Model Airplanes"

2- What is "scale"? How big will my final model be relative to the scale?

Tuesday, May 29, 2007

Tutorial Video

The first video tutorial is done! Let me know what you think... I know, I know, I have an accent. So if you don't understand it very well the first time, play it again and again, and maybe you will be able to understand me at the end.

You can view the video from the main page of the web site:

Tuesday, October 25, 2005

Weathering Effects

Do I want my model to look brand new or do I want it to look like if it has been in action?
Share your tips and techniques or ask questions to the community

PMA Web Site is being updated

It was long over due, the "Building Plastic Model Airplanes" web site ( is being updated. Your comments and suggestions are welcome.

Thank you.

Well the update is done for now. I translated most of the site to Spanish and added more pictures.

About the Building Scale Model Aircraft Blog...

Welcome to the "Building Plastic Model Airplanes" Blog. Here you will be able to share your experiences about this facinating hobby with other enthusiasts.

Ask questions and share your tips and techniques about:
  • Model weathering effects
  • Building dioramas
  • Model finishing
  • Decal application
  • Model modifications
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