Jump to content

1934 Ford Pick Up

  • You cannot reply to this topic
7 replies to this topic

#1 Scale-Master


    MCM Ohana

  • Members
  • PipPipPipPipPipPip
  • 3,243 posts
  • Location:So. Cal. Beach area

Posted 20 March 2014 - 05:45 AM

1/87th scale all white metal kit by a company called The Wheels Works.
I acquired two of these kits from a friend, this one was loose in a box so I thought Id play with it and see how it went together, kind of as a dry run. Ill build the other one later
I found a few things that Ill do differently on the next one, but it was fun just to see how it would come out.
Overall it fits well, but being as tiny as it is, there are some tight tolerances.


I used Tamiya AS-21 Dark Green and Krylon satin black for the exterior, RAF Medium Gray for the wheels.
There were no windows so I used Micro Krystal Klear for the windshield and rear window, Ill make actual windows for the next one.

The wood for the bed is decal. I painted the silver strips and cut up the door panel decals from a Testors 442 kit for the wood grain.

A little wash and light weathering on the chassis. The chassis parts even include the steering arm along with full suspension.


#2 slusher


    MCM Ohana

  • Members
  • PipPipPipPipPipPip
  • 19,091 posts
  • Location:tennessee
  • Full Name:carl slusher

Posted 20 March 2014 - 06:17 AM

Very nice...

#3 Chuck Doan

Chuck Doan

    MCM Friend

  • Members
  • PipPipPipPip
  • 205 posts
  • Location:so cal
  • Full Name:Chuck Doan

Posted 20 March 2014 - 08:28 AM

Yes, Nice! I did an O scale version and it took a lot of fiddling to get things to fit.

#4 Sixties Sam

Sixties Sam

    MCM Ohana

  • Members
  • PipPipPipPipPipPip
  • 2,675 posts
  • Location:Centre Hall, PA
  • Full Name:Sam Stitzer

Posted 20 March 2014 - 08:43 AM

Nice! Hard to believe it's that small! Good detail.



#5 Chris White

Chris White

    MCM Ohana

  • Members
  • PipPipPipPipPipPip
  • 3,129 posts
  • Location:Toronto, Canada
  • Full Name:Chris White

Posted 20 March 2014 - 01:23 PM

glad I had my glasses on to appreciate it B)

#6 PappyD340


    MCM Ohana

  • Members
  • PipPipPipPipPipPip
  • 5,159 posts
  • Location:High Point, NC
  • Full Name:Larry Dailey

Posted 20 March 2014 - 01:35 PM

Extremely NICE!   :) 

#7 Duntov


    MCM Ohana

  • Members
  • PipPipPipPipPipPip
  • 1,335 posts
  • Location:Atlanta
  • Full Name:Bill Lucianno

    "Mi sono perso"

Posted 20 March 2014 - 03:30 PM

I like it !!!!

#8 Danno


    MCM Ohana

  • Members
  • PipPipPipPipPipPip
  • 14,385 posts
  • Location:Feenicks
  • Full Name:Nameless Natural Luminary

Posted 20 March 2014 - 05:51 PM

That's kewl!!!