There’s an update to the Bodywork and Markings page showing even more CF decals going on. (I’m on to my third order from Hiroboy.com for sheets of this!)
Tamiya carbon fibre decal sheets are slightly smaller than A5 size. I’m not stingy, but I do like value for money, so I’m very happy to reduce one sheet to these scraps. I got another two small ones out of these after the photo was taken. I’m hoping the decalling of the cockpit and footbooxContinue reading “Decals, decals, decals – all carbon fibre”
It’s been known that the next Model Factory Hiro kit will be the 1/12 Sauber C9 sports car for a few weeks. This is another classic from the days of Group C racing. MFH have now revealed the preview shots on their webpage. This will be the next kit I purchase, some time in SeptemberContinue reading “MFH Reveals the Sauber C9”
An update to the bodywork painting process is in place. Shiny!
Prompted by a recent comment about the adverts attached to this blog I’ve decided to upgrade my plan at WordPress from the ‘free’ (with ads) to ‘personal’ (without ads). I’m fully aware that adverts on websites can completely ruin reading, so they have been banished. :O) You may need to update bookmarks to the newContinue reading “New Blog Address”
This is a quick post to provide a link to my general modelling blog – latibuliser.com and a post there about a very scary incident in the shed last night. If anyone else also dabbles with a bit of RC do read and check your LiPo batteries and charger.
Today I’ve added a new page to the Construction Stages page, with work starting on the exterior, and time lapse video.
Lots of nice, slow work on the plumbing at the front of the engine bay this week. Have a look at more photos in the updated Cockpit page.
A quick phone shot of the valve covers for the refuelling system. Etched metal with black paint and Flory Models white weathering wash.
This is a great video, if you’ve ever wondered how a rotary is built and operates.