Available in a paper or PDF version.
The first scale modeling book designed to be updated and expanded with 184 pages and over 850 sequenced color photos organized into 6 chapters. Also included are a set of workbench quick tips. Presented in step by step sequenced color photos are Mike's unique and systematic techniques for building, detailing, painting, decaling and basic weathering.  All the scale modeling knowledge, skills and techniques that you will ever need to build great scale model aircraft are included in this updateable and expandable book. So start building scale model aircraft the Mike Ashey way! 
The first new chapter, titled "Removing & Reattaching Parts"  will be available in the late fall of 2019.   
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The paper version, which is pre-punched, is formatted for inclusion in a customer supplied 3 ring "D" binder just like our Comprehensive Series Scale Model Manuals.  The book is printed on thick glossy paper, it has thick cardstock front and back covers and thick cardstock front back and side sleeve inserts for your binder. The side sleeve also has 3 different binder sizes and the workbench tips are also printed on thick cardstock. As updates to existing chapters and new chapters become available all you have to do is purchase them and insert them into your book. 
The paper version of the book is value priced at $34.25 plus $4.90 for shipping for orders within the US and US Territories.
For International Purchases for paper manuals click here for instructions before placing an order.
The PDF version of the book is password protected and you will receive 7 PDF files. Chapters 1-6 are in separate PDF files and the last PDF file has the password. Chapter 1 includes the table of contents and chapter 6 includes the workbench tips. The 7 PDF files will be transmitted to you using your PayPal email address unless you specify another email address. Due to the size of the files, you will receive several emails from us with the PDF attachments. Updates to existing chapters and new chapters will also be available as PDF files.
The PDF version of the book is value priced at $26.00 for US and US Territories and international orders.
Detailing Scale Model Aircraft, second edition by Mike Ashey Publishing. Detailing Scale Model Aircraft, second edition table of contents by Mike Ashey Publishing.