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jaymichaelsdesigns

Member Since 06 Feb 2012
Offline Last Active Nov 22 2014 06:45 AM
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Remember when Kits were $ 2.00 to $5.00 ?

03 November 2014 - 07:54 AM

  Hello Members, 

 

 As a hobby store manager and as a model car builder this is the one question that i have for everyone for years.

 

  Where is the Model car industry going where will it be in the next 15 to 20 years?

 

  I see a lot of kids on those video games more than everything i started building at the age of 5 years old my son that is 2 1/2 years old is building a little bit he understands what a model kit is and so forth. so my question to all memeber's is where will it be in the next 15 to 20 years


JMD 1939 Chevy Coupe Junker

03 November 2014 - 07:37 AM

After i came back to the Classic Plastic Model show 2014, I sat down on the bench and said i want to do something i had never done before. I always build shiny and nice well i said nope not this time so i took a 1939 Chevy Coupe that i had for a few years most of the parts got lost in the move from Mass to New Hampshire. So i took my Dremel tool and started to cut and bend and carve out rot holes etc etc. Now remind yourself that i had never done this before so it was a shot in the dark and never used AK Interactive paints and Pigments. so here is the out look of what i had done. 

 

 This project is not done since these pics have been taken i put a ripped down engine in it and i plan on finnishing it off with a junker diorama scene.

 

 

 

                        Jay Michaels

 

  This build was inspired by Dr CrankyAttached File  1939 chevy coupe rust1.jpg   94.3KB   2 downloadsAttached File  39 chevy wheels rust.jpg   117KB   2 downloadsAttached File  39 chevy chassis rust.jpg   125.13KB   2 downloadsAttached File  39 chevy wheels rust.jpg   117KB   2 downloads


Jay Michaels Is Back

31 October 2014 - 05:25 AM

 Hello Everyone,

 

 I hope all is well with you all. you  might remember me back from 2011  when i started coming on here and sharing some of my builds and such.

well since 2011 i started a few new projects and a bought into a few hobby business's such as The Hobby Hook up it has taken 4 years getting this going but we are launching 

the website very very soon. Its a website that you can go and buy all of our resin parts model kits new and used and supplies. As we are winding down to our launch we look forward from hearing from all of you. I am also in the Classic Plastic Model Club located in Lowell Mass. I am no longer in Mass i got married to a wonderful women that is now into model car building also and we recently bought a home in Derry NH. To conclude this  i hope to talk with all of you and i look forward to seeing your wonderful builds


Inside & Out Hobbies Nashua New Hampshire

30 October 2014 - 08:46 AM

Inside & out hobbies is located at 522 Amherst st Nashua NH we carry everything when it comes to Model kits from Sci Fi to Automotive Kits. 

we have a varitiy of paints from Testors to Tamiya We are New Hampshire's number 1 hobby store

 

 

 

 

  


Inside & Out Hobbies Model Car Build Session

11 April 2014 - 03:59 AM

   Hey Everyone 

 

 

   A lot has changed in the three years that i have been on this forum. I recently Joined forces with Inside & Out Hobbies LLC, As i took part ownership of the two shops i have been putting together a few model building events. This latest one coming up is the Model builder session on April 16, 2014 at out Nashua NH store location. Any model builder is welcome to join us if you live in the Southern Nh area. Any build of any kind is welcome. This will be a live Build session, Meaning the store will be open of business at the time 

 

 Come Join us for the event Wednesday April 16, 2014 at 7pm to 9 pm (603)879 0613 

 

 

 

             Hope to see you there