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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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Renault (EURONEXT: RNO), a France-based automaker, has collaborated with Lego to produce a life-size scale model of its RS17 F1 racer.
The University of Strathclyde conducted scale model tests to prove the dynamic nature and seakeeping abilities of the TLPWIND platform, utilising state-of-the-art facilities to simulate the conditions likely to be experienced off the north east coast of Scotland.
I wanted a hit-and-miss engine, and I knew a scale model would be lighter than a full-size engine, so I ordered an air-cooled kit and made the engine.
The Dubai-headquartered distributor will also present scale models to each of tonight's award winners.
5 percent scale model of a heavy-lift, subsonic airplane with a 240-foot wingspan that possibly could be developed in the next 15 to 20 years for military applications such as aerial refueling and cargo missions.
Wheeled out onto one of the Department of Defense headquarters hallways, the one inch to seven feet scale model is an exact replica of the Abbottabad building where Osama lived in for five years before his death in on May 2, 2011.
The model company had just begun using computer modeling in conjunction with CNC machining and 3D digital printing for producing scale model parts and patterns when it faced production of a part for which it had no plans.
The 1:24 wooden scale model comes complete with 16,000 individual roof tiles, real oak floor and more than 20 metres of wiring to support the lighting system.
From setting up the initial work area and assembling the tools to planning a project for smooth success, this is a 'must' for any who would start on their first scale model.
Doug Hanson is 17, something of a loner, and obsessed with many things--including the exact scale model of the Golden Gate Bridge he is building of matchsticks for the model railroad town in his basement.
Covert is a worldwide authority on car modeling and has written many articles and books on the subject, but Building And Detailing Scale Model Cars is one of his best, appealing to both newcomers and experienced modelers alike.
Another recent work, I Was Overcome with a Momentary Panic at the Thought That They Might Be Right, 2005, represents "an exact replica of a scale model of all detonations in Beirut between 1975 and 1991, designed by the senior topographer in the Lebanese army's Directorate of Geographic Affairs, Nahia Hassan.