Some articles on scratchbuilt models, model:
... Scratchbuilt models are those for which no kit exists highly skilled modelers create their vehicle from sheet plastic and components they fabricate themselves ... Some scratchbuilt models may contain a few commercial components, but typically it is a small proportion of all the model's parts ... Scratchbuilt models may also be made from brass and aluminum, cast in pewter (a low temp metal) and cast with 2-part resins in molds made of RTV rubber material ...
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