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#1 frozono

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Posted 09 October 2012 - 02:52 AM

Hi,

I'm start working in this model. I decide to build something basic. This way I can rest my brain from to much detail....... :blink:

this is the model.......

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this is the idea.........

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and this is the things that I have done with the model.......

I worked with the lights......


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than i worked withe the back of the pickup......


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I made the net with electrical tape and hard ware.........


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last night i made the snorkel with plastic, solder and copper.......

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this is a idea of the model looks.......


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this is the first time that I'm building a model like this....... :rolleyes: . any comment and suggestion are welcome....... :D

I will post more pics........ B)

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Posted 09 October 2012 - 11:26 AM

I only have one suggestion to offer...keep going. :P

#3 frozono

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Posted 10 October 2012 - 10:38 AM

I only have one suggestion to offer...keep going. :P


Thanks.

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Posted 10 October 2012 - 01:16 PM

Looks great so far. Can't wait to see where it goes and what it turns into.

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Posted 11 October 2012 - 02:20 AM

Looks great so far. Can't wait to see where it goes and what it turns into.


Thanks....... :D

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Posted 11 October 2012 - 03:22 AM

I can't tell if you have the chassis done yet or not. It looks like it's sitting a little low tho. There are different parts in that kit form the older versions. The latest one, that release, has lift spacers that would have it sit a little higher than in the pics. Snorkel looks awsome!

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Posted 11 October 2012 - 04:04 AM

I can't tell if you have the chassis done yet or not. It looks like it's sitting a little low tho. There are different parts in that kit form the older versions. The latest one, that release, has lift spacers that would have it sit a little higher than in the pics. Snorkel looks awsome!


I am working with the chassis. I just put the body on top pf the tires to have a idea of how it going to look.......... :D

thanks...... B)

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Posted 11 October 2012 - 04:36 PM

Good stuff! These kits build up perfectly. Always loved them.

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Posted 11 October 2012 - 05:10 PM

Nice very nice.
"the net with electrical tape" what how?

#10 frozono

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Posted 15 October 2012 - 03:29 AM

hi......

I made this part for the pickup..........

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any suggestion are welcome........... :D

i will post more pics............. B)

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Posted 15 October 2012 - 05:42 AM

i like it! been wanting to get a double cab for an "on the ground build" lol

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Posted 17 October 2012 - 09:48 AM

Coming along great.

#13 frozono

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Posted 19 October 2012 - 04:14 AM

Hi,

A little more of the model......... :D

I painted the front part.........

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and start detailing the snorkeler.........

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The idea..............

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I was thinking to use this color...........

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So I order this one...........

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Some one have used this paint............ how it works and what you think of it?...........this is the first time I'm going to use it......... :blink:

I will post more pics.............. B)

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Posted 19 October 2012 - 07:01 AM

Hey there, Im loving this, I had an idea very similar that i wanted to do. By the way it looks great with what you have done, just 1 question though, where did you get this kit?

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Posted 19 October 2012 - 07:11 AM

ooh very cool build , love the detail you are putting in
for my taste it could be raised a bit / sit higher :)

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Posted 19 October 2012 - 07:29 AM

Hey there, Im loving this, I had an idea very similar that i wanted to do. By the way it looks great with what you have done, just 1 question though, where did you get this kit?


Thanks......... :D

I got it from amazon. They have 3 versions of this kit............. :D

The one i am building..........

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The 4runner.........

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And the long bed one..........

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Posted 19 October 2012 - 07:33 AM

ooh very cool build , love the detail you are putting in
for my taste it could be raised a bit / sit higher :)


Thanks....... :D

Every time that i do something to the model, I put the body on top of the tires to have a idea of how it will looks.......... ;) . It will be higher......... B)

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Posted 22 October 2012 - 05:24 AM

hi,

i painted the wheels..........

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i will post more pics....... B)

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Posted 30 October 2012 - 09:55 AM

Hi,

I did a few things with the model........

worked with the back suspencion........

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reinforced..............

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and painted..........

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primed the body........

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and worked with the snorkeler.........

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There is a few details that i will be working in the chassis/suspencion with different shades of paint. A few details on the snorkeler and i will start painting the body.

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Edited by frozono, 30 October 2012 - 09:56 AM.


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Posted 31 October 2012 - 01:19 AM

awesome progress!