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Aiden Campbell, Miniatures by - 1:76 figurines: look out for the resources page

BATS about Model Buses - look for the Diorama feature

Building Bus Kits

Building Bus Kits - Mike Beard's enterprise - follow his kit-building progress

Health & Safety

Health & Safety - scale modelling and your health

Island Publishing - Card Kits, and tips to successful building

Milton Keynes Scale Model club - lots of interest, hints, tips and ideas for detail modellers

Modelling Tips - The Model Bus Website Guide

Paints for modelling - The Model Bus Website Guide

Pat Pettett's guide to painting model figures - in two parts: Part 1 - Part 2

Paint
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Models

Paint4Models - "The Ultimate Model Paint Conversion Chart" covering 25 standards and manufacturers. NEW

Scalemodeldb - Upload a photograph to the site and then find nearest paint match to any colour in it.
Site supports many leading paint ranges including Humbrol, Revell and Tamiya. NEW

Trolleybus Man

Rod Blackburn's pictorial guide to kit and scratch-building

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