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by Chinamalc
Mon Jan 23, 2023 11:32 am
Forum: Scratchbuilding
Topic: Tyrrell 019 scale 1:20 conversion
Replies: 10
Views: 579

Re: Tyrrell 019 scale 1:20 conversion

Hi Malc, Ill have to research some pictures to see how the nose is slimmer. Have a look at these pics, Motorsport images are a great resource. Tyrrell 019, look at how the nose steps out round the cockpit. https://www.motorsportimages.com/photo/1017334495-mexican-gp/1017334495/?race_type_id=&se...
by Chinamalc
Sun Jan 22, 2023 11:07 am
Forum: Scratchbuilding
Topic: Tyrrell 019 scale 1:20 conversion
Replies: 10
Views: 579

Re: Tyrrell 019 scale 1:20 conversion

Hi Ian, I have the S27 kit if you need a scan of the decals, but it looks like you are sorted on that front. With regards to differences between the 020 Vs 019, the nose of the 019 is significantly narrower than the 020, and as you say the 019 engine cover is slimmer with more bulges to clear the en...
by Chinamalc
Wed Jan 18, 2023 11:40 am
Forum: Questions
Topic: Chrome removal
Replies: 11
Views: 423

Re: Chrome removal

Hi Malcolm,
In the UK I use Oven Mate gel, its active ingredient is Potassuim Hydroxide.
I have not used it on anything from Meng, but it has removed the chrome from everything I have exposed it to with in 10 to 30 minutes and not damaged the plastic.

Malc.
by Chinamalc
Mon Jan 16, 2023 4:51 pm
Forum: Work in Progress
Topic: Lancia Stratos 1979 J Bagration – Hasegawa (1/24)
Replies: 6
Views: 293

Re: Lancia Stratos 1979 J Bagration – Hasegawa (1/24)

Neither can I, the links are not live.
I believe the hosting site SSL is not being allowed by F1M to show the pictures.
by Chinamalc
Thu Dec 22, 2022 2:54 pm
Forum: News
Topic: 1/12 MFH Jan 2023
Replies: 35
Views: 3332

Re: 1/12 MFH Jan 2023

And three intake trumpets! :-)
by Chinamalc
Sun Dec 18, 2022 10:11 am
Forum: Real World
Topic: Amazing documentary on the Prost/Senna Mclaren MP4/4 car
Replies: 10
Views: 820

Re: Amazing documentary on the Prost/Senna Mclaren MP4/4 car

Thanks for that I had not seen this one, about a year ago JayEmm did two very interesting UTube films with Steve Nichols, to understand who really did the design of the MP4/4.

M.
by Chinamalc
Sun Dec 18, 2022 6:17 am
Forum: Work in Progress
Topic: Lotus 107 No Decal - All painted
Replies: 28
Views: 1845

Re: Lotus 107 No Decal - All painted

That looks great, thanks for sharing!
by Chinamalc
Sat Dec 17, 2022 1:54 pm
Forum: Completed Projects
Topic: Tyrrell 020B
Replies: 12
Views: 631

Re: Tyrrell 020B

That looks great!
Did you have to do any mods to the kit or just apply the new colour scheme?

Malc.
by Chinamalc
Sat Dec 10, 2022 4:16 am
Forum: Completed Projects
Topic: Brabham BT52, 1/20, Beemax
Replies: 23
Views: 1256

Re: Brabham BT52, 1/20, Beemax

That looks fantastic, the cowls fit really well.

M.