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by TvD
Sat Jul 31, 2021 4:26 am
Forum: Questions
Topic: Paintwork that went wrong
Replies: 11
Views: 427
New Zealand

Re: Paintwork that went wrong

I have a couple of friends who know their painting stuff (in modelling and professionally) and have used Zero Paints. They told me the problem with ZP is that there is a LOT of thinner in it. Too much for any automotive usage. When spray-painting a 1:1 car there simply isn't time for building up mul...
by TvD
Wed Jun 02, 2021 2:19 am
Forum: Open Seating
Topic: 1/12 MFH New kit June 2021
Replies: 34
Views: 2817
New Zealand

Re: 1/12 MFH New kit June 2021

Yep, good catch! But what car is linked to that facility?
by TvD
Sat May 01, 2021 6:06 am
Forum: News
Topic: 1/12 MFH May 2021 news
Replies: 54
Views: 5624
New Zealand

Re: 1/12 MFH May 2021 news

Latest picture shows wire wheels... so the Matra's are out. The DBR1 would be a hard one to pass... ;-)
by TvD
Fri Apr 16, 2021 7:24 am
Forum: Open Seating
Topic: Tool
Replies: 10
Views: 931
New Zealand

Re: Tool

Using Lego as well, works like a charm.
by TvD
Fri Mar 05, 2021 10:57 am
Forum: Sports Cars
Topic: McLaren F1 GTR - Le Mans 1995 - Fujimi - 1/24
Replies: 11
Views: 848
New Zealand

McLaren F1 GTR - Le Mans 1995 - Fujimi - 1/24

Finished this one a while ago but never got around to making some decent pictures of it. This is the 1/24 scale kit by Fujimi. It represents the winning car of the 1995 24 hours of Le Mans. which has a few issues I corrected. First of all the ride height was lowered by about 1.5mm as it was standing...
by TvD
Mon Jan 25, 2021 2:02 pm
Forum: Rumors
Topic: Current WRC Models?
Replies: 10
Views: 952
New Zealand

Re: Current WRC Models?

I am interested in converting the cars to gravel spec, like your Skoda - that looks like a real rally car and not a beauty queen. I have ordered Buffum''s Quattro, and there is a Sylvia - a 200SX here in the US, that is a street car that will be converted to a Group A car. Thanks! Mission succeeded...
by TvD
Mon Jan 25, 2021 12:18 pm
Forum: Rumors
Topic: Current WRC Models?
Replies: 10
Views: 952
New Zealand

Re: Current WRC Models?

Great thanks! I will look for the Hyundai. I haven’t seen that one. Don't look too hard, it's not out yet! I think it should be released somewhere in 2021. LOL too late, spent the morning perusing the internets and found out the same thing! However, the good news is that is should be spring, and th...
by TvD
Mon Jan 25, 2021 11:15 am
Forum: Rumors
Topic: Current WRC Models?
Replies: 10
Views: 952
New Zealand

Re: Current WRC Models?

steveracer wrote: Sun Jan 24, 2021 5:34 pm Great thanks! I will look for the Hyundai. I haven’t seen that one.
Don't look too hard, it's not out yet! I think it should be released somewhere in 2021.
by TvD
Sun Dec 27, 2020 6:00 am
Forum: Completed Projects
Topic: Best of 2020
Replies: 52
Views: 5166
New Zealand

Re: Best of 2020

Finished quite a lot of kits this year, probably something to do with having more time.... 1/20 Tamiya Leyton House CG911b: https://photos.keepturningleft.com/upload/2020/07/31/20200731154737-df8c7a97.jpg 1/20 Tamiya Mclaren Ford MP4/8: https://photos.keepturningleft.com/upload/2020/07/31/2020073115...
by TvD
Wed Dec 16, 2020 2:28 am
Forum: IndyCar
Topic: Early Christmas present from Japan
Replies: 10
Views: 1510
New Zealand

Re: Early Christmas present from Japan

steveracer wrote:What scale is this model? Is it injection molded plastic for the main body parts?
It's 1/20 and I'm pretty sure it's resin body parts.