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Latest Midget Builds (#11 and 12!)


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#1 Doctordarryl

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Posted 13 February 2013 - 06:48 AM

Here are pics of my latest Revell Kurtis Kraft Offy midget builds. I can't believe I already built 12 of these kits (11 Offys and one V-8 60). This is a very well engineered kit and I hope Revell brings out some other subjects like these (maybe some old champ cars like a Kuzma Offy - HINT, HINT - Revell marketing).

 

Did my typical hinged hood (using 0.040 inch OD SS tube and 0.005 inch thick SS wire.

 

Airbrushed with Tamiya TS paints. I cut the decanned and degassed paint 1:1 with Dupli-Color lacquer thinner and use an Aztek A470 airbrush at 35psi with a 1mm (yellow) nozzle. The Alclad II Chrome redone parts were airbrushed at 15psi over Model Master Black.

 

The Walter Pew #7 Offy decals are my latest offered through Scale Auto Details.

 

 

The Bowes Seal Fast Special Jr. Offy midget

 

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The Walter Pew Offy midget. My first midget decal set with silver numbers and logo instead of gold.

 

 

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Enjoy.

 

 



#2 ryanm

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Posted 13 February 2013 - 07:00 AM

What will you do with all those trailers. Tjey look great

#3 vintagercr

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Posted 13 February 2013 - 01:00 PM

Very nice builds!

#4 cobraman

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Posted 13 February 2013 - 02:18 PM

Very nice builds.



#5 Brudda

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Posted 13 February 2013 - 03:15 PM

SWEET!!!!!!



#6 Fortheloveofgassers

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Posted 21 February 2013 - 01:45 PM

Extremely nice. I love the figures. Can you expand on the figures? Did you sculpt them?