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1/24 VW Beetle Tamiya


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#1 kekefe

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Posted 11 November 2012 - 04:08 AM

Finally finished...

You can find WIP here; if you like..
http://www.modelcars...wtopic=61812=

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and with the other built that i've made...
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#2 PistonDog

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Posted 11 November 2012 - 04:09 AM

great builds! not sure which I like better

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Posted 11 November 2012 - 04:27 AM

Nice build, and not one of Tamiya's easiest kits to build ...

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Posted 11 November 2012 - 04:39 AM

That Beetle is superb

#5 cobraman

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Posted 11 November 2012 - 05:39 AM

Couple of nice V Dubs there.

#6 gpugh1976

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Posted 11 November 2012 - 06:18 AM

Ohmygosh!!!! I'm in friggin' LOVE!!! I want the 1:1 of this! Oh, and the bus too.

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Posted 11 November 2012 - 07:50 AM

They turned out very nice!

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Posted 11 November 2012 - 08:03 AM

Love them both, awesome builds!

#9 Mauricio Meyer

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Posted 11 November 2012 - 08:04 AM

Beautiful work on that VW! Congratulations

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Posted 11 November 2012 - 08:45 AM

Outstanding! really like the overall look B)

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Posted 11 November 2012 - 09:25 AM

Superb clean build, I like how you have modelled the negative camber on the rear wheels which is typical of a lowered air-cooled VW.

#12 Sam Cates

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Posted 11 November 2012 - 12:56 PM

:o AAAAHH!! Totally RAD! B)

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Posted 11 November 2012 - 12:57 PM

Very nice

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Posted 11 November 2012 - 01:16 PM

Stunning build. I also just checked out the WIP pics as well. Very clean craftmanship.

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Posted 11 November 2012 - 03:01 PM

Fantastic build.

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Posted 11 November 2012 - 03:38 PM

Excellent! Both!


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Posted 11 November 2012 - 05:05 PM

Both look Fantastic and great coloe on the beetle...

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Posted 11 November 2012 - 06:03 PM

kool pair

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Posted 11 November 2012 - 09:34 PM

Thank you all for your nice comments...

#20 Jim Whalen

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Posted 12 November 2012 - 03:07 AM

Hi,

Those are great models - you've really captured their character well!

Cheers,

Jim