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by BMW
Mon Nov 28, 2022 4:13 pm
Forum: Questions
Topic: Spraying Tamiya TS-23
Replies: 8
Views: 401
Switzerland

Re: Spraying Tamiya TS-23

To heat up the can, try putting it in a jar/bowl of warmish water for a few minutes. Also, if the shaking does not work, try spraying into the air while holding the can upside down for half a second. Then give it a good squeeze (again into air, not on model) the right way up. I have had a similar ex...
by BMW
Sun Nov 20, 2022 5:47 pm
Forum: News
Topic: PLASTIC Upcoming F1 Releases 2023
Replies: 7
Views: 856
Switzerland

Re: PLASTIC Upcoming F1 Releases 2023

Steffen_T wrote: Sun Nov 20, 2022 12:25 pm
BMW wrote: Sun Nov 20, 2022 6:52 am 1/20:
Ebbro Tyrrell 006
Ebbro Tyrrell 007
Are you sure? Shouldn't it be the 005 and 006?
Oh yes! You are right! I got my Tyrrells mixed up!
Sorry if I got anyone's hopes up! :(
by BMW
Sun Nov 20, 2022 6:52 am
Forum: News
Topic: PLASTIC Upcoming F1 Releases 2023
Replies: 7
Views: 856
Switzerland

Re: PLASTIC Upcoming F1 Releases 2023

The year starts early :D

A recap of what to expect (official announcements)

1/20:
Ebbro Tyrrell 005
Ebbro Tyrrell 006

1/12:
Italeri Bugatti 35B
Italeri McLaren MP4/2 (Protar re-release)

[edit because I got the Tyrrell model numbers mixed up]
by BMW
Tue Nov 15, 2022 3:28 pm
Forum: Completed Projects
Topic: MFH 1/12 Ferrari Sharknose
Replies: 13
Views: 579
Switzerland

Re: MFH 1/12 Ferrari Sharknose

Not perfect he says...
It looks pretty perfect to me! A very nice car
by BMW
Sun Nov 13, 2022 8:18 am
Forum: Completed Projects
Topic: 1/12 McLaren MCL35M - Norris Monaco 2021
Replies: 23
Views: 632
Switzerland

Re: 1/12 McLaren MCL35M - Norris Monaco 2021

That looks terrific, I must say.
The 3D model is great and the build is very well executed as well.
by BMW
Fri Nov 11, 2022 5:31 pm
Forum: Scratchbuilding
Topic: 3D printing: McLaren MCL35M 2021 Monaco Gulf Livery 1/20
Replies: 43
Views: 3620
Switzerland

Re: 3D printing: McLaren MCL35M 2021 Monaco Gulf Livery 1/20

That is a very lovely model!
by BMW
Tue Nov 08, 2022 2:59 pm
Forum: Scratchbuilding
Topic: 3D printing: McLaren MCL35M 2021 Monaco Gulf Livery 1/20
Replies: 43
Views: 3620
Switzerland

Re: 3D printing: McLaren MCL35M 2021 Monaco Gulf Livery 1/20

Oh wow.
I would love that Alfa Romeo as a kit. It looks stunning.

Shame the tiny industry of selling kits is not bigger. (Or rather, more accessible)
by BMW
Sun Nov 06, 2022 10:57 am
Forum: Questions
Topic: William FW15C possible conversion
Replies: 9
Views: 408
Switzerland

Re: William FW15C possible conversion

Suspensions, part of sidepods, REAR! Wheels, wings: FW16. Tub, decals: Fw14b. I tried to make a (resin) 16 into a 15c and was a failure. And it’s easier to modify a resin one as it’s not hollow. The 16’s cockpit is so much wider. It’s much easier to disguise an FW14B into a 15C. Decals would not be...
by BMW
Sat Oct 29, 2022 4:40 am
Forum: News
Topic: PLASTIC Upcoming F1 Releases 2022
Replies: 271
Views: 27894
Switzerland

Re: PLASTIC Upcoming F1 Releases 2022

Yeah, there are some who simply do not understand how to converse in a civilized manner.

What do you think of the Bugatti, guys?
It looks good to me
by BMW
Fri Oct 28, 2022 1:31 pm
Forum: News
Topic: PLASTIC Upcoming F1 Releases 2022
Replies: 271
Views: 27894
Switzerland

Re: PLASTIC Upcoming F1 Releases 2022

I heard Tamiya went almost bankrupt because of the production of the Ferrari 641/2, McLaren MP4/6, and Williams FW14b. I have no idea how you "heard" this information but it couldn't be further from the truth. Tamiya have never been close to bankruptcy as far as I know and in fact the 641...