Posted 04 November 2012 - 12:56 PM
Anyway, here's the before as I had disassembled but not yet stripped it:
After stripping the paint, I polished it with 000 steel wool and then airbrushed right over the metal. I BMF'd the lights and trim (if you thought it was a pain in 1/25, try it in 1/87!)
I've been in a bit of a building funk so it felt good to get this knocked out pretty quick.
Here's the finished product:
Posted 04 November 2012 - 02:03 PM
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Posted 06 November 2012 - 02:05 AM
Thanks for the compliments. I'm pretty happy with how it turned out. Should exceed my father-in-law's expectations (which is always a good thing ! )
Posted 06 November 2012 - 03:29 AM
Posted 07 November 2012 - 08:54 AM
If they want more HO-scale cars, Walls Mart has some by their Hot Wheels section, I can't remember what they are called, but they have some sort of goofy name on them, but the cars are good quality for about $2 each.
Posted 07 November 2012 - 01:11 PM