Leslie Collazo, commercial director of the Maqueta de La Habana, said the scale model
was Fidel Castro's idea, suggested in 1986 as part of a project to advise the government on municipal development strategies.
"With scale models
at 1/24th the size of an original car, assembling the tiny components becomes a serious challenge.
"We simulated flow in the scale model
using a smoke generator to look at the turbulence in cells and it turned out that fine-tuning was needed," Lominac said.
The task was to build a scale model
of the Adelante train entirely out of Lego bricks.
Porsche AG (Xetra: POR3), a Germany-based automaker, has announced the price of a 1:8 scale model
Most scale model
steam engines were 1/3-scale, usually because they fit normal-sized machine shops better, and the ease of getting generic castings, because that was what most builders were making."
Their scale model
designs, 70 percent made of Lego bricks, will be turned over to the Intramuros Administration and later housed at Baluarte de Santa Barbara Chamber.
The participant judged to be the best operator on the night will be rewarded with a collectors' edition Volvo scale model
, with a retail value of EUR100 (USD108).
These results are slightly higher than estimated based on scale model
tests for similar configuration.
The 16-inch scale model
of Celebration - a bronze work depicting ex-Baggies' stars Cyrille Regis, Laurie Cunningham and Brendon Batson - will be unveiled at Lunts Castings, a foundry in Middlemore Road, near the club's The Hawthorns ground on Wednesday.
Dominic Hipkin has now launched his RAF and Red Arrows-approved diecast scale model
aircraft in time for the British airshow season and they will be on display during next weekend's Sunderland Airshow.
Washington, June 18 (ANI): The United States is reportedly building its own "scale model
" of the internet to carry out cyber war games.