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scale model

[′skāl ¦mäd·əl]
(graphic arts)
A three-dimensional representation of an object or structure having all parts in the same proportion of their true size.
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It's thanks to the Met that HND modelmaking student Chris Harris, 29, is a step closer to his dream of building models and sets for the screen industry.
Photographs of a method of production similar to that described above survive from the modelmaking units based at Medmenham and at Heliopolis, near Cairo.
He calls his three-dimensional miniature volumes, constructed at one-tenth scale, "objects," and his method differs from architectural modelmaking proper by virtue of the ill-mannered mutations that characterize his Merzbau-like constructions both then and now--his love of cinematic, David Lynch-esque moments of confusion, as when banal reality reasserts itself in the form of giant screwdrivers or neon tubes or even a huge sculpture of a romanesco, a vegetable similar to broccoli.
Matthew, who made the piece as part of his modelmaking and design honours degree course, said: ``Football used to have a very bad press and four years ago Beckham was seen as a villain.
During those years he wrote four books on modelmaking plus 50 or so articles in the model railway press.
DUCT eliminates the need for copy milling because the finished product is machined directly without an intermediate modelmaking stage.
2Bot Corporation, the inventor of the affordable 2Bot 3D modelmaking system, was chosen out of hundreds of other companies to present at today's Keiretsu Forum Angel Capital Expo, which is being held at Microsoft's Northern California Campus in Mountain View.
Chloe Rodham is a Northumberland-based emerging artist who specialises in combining traditional stop-motion techniques and modelmaking with digital creative processes.
In addition, robots can be used for a variety of other multi-axis machining operations, including patternmaking, modelmaking and mouldmaking.
Police raided the modelmaking shop in Manchester yesterday, confiscating the 3D printer, and hours later told the media that officers had seized what they suspected to be a 3D plastic magazine and trigger which could be fitted together to make a viable 3D gun.
Complementing ever- popular courses such as Graphic, Product and Interior Design, plus Modelmaking, Fine Art and Illustration, the new courses include:
Aubrey, aged 65, left Severn-Lamb's full-time employment on Friday after 50 years, the latter part as the businesses modelmaking director but he will still work for the company three days a week.

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