Club Library - The Ship Model Society of New Jersey 

Downloads Page

If you are bringing a model to a monthly meeting,  please download the SHOW & TELL form and fill it out in advance.  Download the books and pub form here also...

Click Here to download and print the SHOW & TELL FORM

Click Here to download and print the Instructions for the SHOW & TELL FORM

Click Here to download and print the BOOKS and PUBS FORM

 Download Articles

Gold leaf application - by Jim Lavelle

Sharpening Chisels - by Michael Storch

Model Painting - by Nicholas F. Starace II

Resin Casting Made Easy (one part molds) - by Nicholas F. Starace II

Scales for Ship Models - by Nicholas F. Starace II

Metal Blackening - by Bob Filipowski

United States Navy Brig Eagle - by Kevin James Crisman of Texas A&M University

Building A Ship's StoveAllan Yedlinsky

Building a Capstan - Allan Yedlinsky

Metal Blackening Products - Pat Majewsk

Building a Ship's Wheel Allan Yedlinsky

Using Sculpey for Ships Ornamentation Chuck Passaro

Intermediate techniques for improving yard details Chuck Passaro

Forming 1/600  scale lifeboats in Styrene Michael Gutsick

Making ship model ornamentation from Fimo or Sculpey  by Chuck Passaro

Download the article.


Download the instruction for Chuck's Pinnace kit in full color HERE. 

Download Plans

Plans to build a 25' Longboat using lifts -3/16" scale -  - Chuck Passaro


 Download planking fan template and PowerPoint presentation on PLANKING

planking presentation

planking fan

-  - Chuck Passaro

Download the new Shipmodel display form....

This is the model display form the club will use when having a show at a local library. It will have all of the info about the ship you built like historical info and building details.  The file is a Mocrosoft word file.  After you fill it out,  you should email it to Steve Maggipinto .

Click Here to download the display form

 NEW -  Download the instructions for Chuck's 18th Century Longboat

If you have any questions please email Chuck by clicking here.

Click Here to download the PDF instructions in full color

Click here for the painted freizes