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1:72 scale is a scale used for scale models, most commonly model aircraft, corresponding to one sixth of an inch representing one foot (or 1 inch to 6 feet). In other words, 72 of a given model placed end to end would represent the length of the real thing. In this scale, a man who is six feet tall would be exactly one inch in height. The scale was popular for aircraft because small fighters and large bombers were represented, and was practically the only choice of scale if a modeler wanted to have all aircraft types represented in the same scale.
This scale originated with the Skybirds and Frog Penguin aircraft model ranges produced in the United Kingdom during the 1930s and was subsequently used for aircraft recognition models by the Allies of World War II. More subjects and...
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Can an algorithm predict crime more accurately than a human can? That's the scale that we, as individuals, live the city,' Brantingham says. 'That's the scale at which offenders live the city.' Once your city is neatly divided—Brantingham's team did this with police districts in both Los Angeles and Kent, in the UK ... [...]
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Thai car sales dip 50% in January 2016 vs December However, the Thai publication claims that this is normal, reporting that sales in Thailand for the month of January are usually never as high as they are in December, when car makers offer various promotions to end the year on a high — a similar scale ... [...]
Lookers predicts record UK car sales this year One of the UK’s biggest car dealership chains has predicted that sales of new ... which provides further evidence that our business model is both resilient and expansive through the cycle. "Our motor division and our parts divisions also produced ... [...]
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Two St Olave’s Grammar School teams enter UK final in technology challenge A team of student’s from St Olave’s Grammar School have progressed through to the UK final of a technology challenge. The team, named dRMM Kanga, developed a scale-model remote-controlled ... but we’ll develop the car more, particularly with the ... [...]
Hybrid and electric vehicle sales to exceed 17 million by 2020 The new research, ‘Hybrid and Electric Vehicles: Consumer and Commercial Markets’, also found that electric car manufacturers are prioritising range as the key issue. Tesla and Chevrolet have focused their efforts towards ensuring that their models ... [...]
First unveiled at the Beijing International Auto Show in September 2020, the four-seater and six-seater HiPhi X Founders Edition will be joined by two more models. Priced at RMB 570,000 and RMB 620,000 respectively, the newly announced Performance and Luxury models will feature the now familiar cutting-edge technologies that optimize and enhance the driving and passenger experience, that blur the lines between technology and luxury to create a new segment of cars, TECHLUXE®. Regarding the...
Honda has today confirmed that it has sold its Swindon vehicle production facility in Swindon.The car maker is due to cease manufacturing of the Civic hatchback at the plant in July and on Friday has confirmed the factory has been purchased by logistics firm Panattoni.The company, which is among Europe's largest developer of new-build industrial and logistics facilities, says it will invest more than £700million into the site. Honda Swindon sold: The UK's fifth biggest car maker...
Pendragon has hired a specialist used car operator – who helped grow American brand AutoNation – to spearhead its new used car business in the UK. The listed dealer group reveals in its annual report that Mark Akbar, former vice president of sales & F&I for AutoNation in the States, has been appointed MD of its used car division. Pendragon says Akbar has a ‘strong pedigree of used car retailing’ and helped launch the AutoNation used car model bringing ‘new digital products to...