Aero-Terms are designed to be a daily reminder of the terms,
names, acronyms and explanations of the unique language that
populates the aviation world. Aerospace, sport aviation, fixed
wing, helo, you name it... it's all fair game.
Aero-Terms should serve as a quick but intriguing reminder of
the terms you may use every day, or an introduction to an aspects
of the Aero-World you may not yet be familiar with. ANN also
encourages readers to go beyond the FMI link, and further research
any intriguing terms.
So what is white metal, and why is it so good for modeling
especially unusual subjects? Well, after the cost of material
and labor, the molding process is relatively cheap. Therefore short
runs of kits can be produced and of a variety of different subjects
can be kitted. Makes sense...