dadaman

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About dadaman

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  • Birthday 09/09/1988

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  • Website URL http://1224blog.wordpress.com/

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  • Scale I Build 1/24

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  • Location South Africa
  • Full Name Raees Amien

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  1. dadaman added a topic in Car Aftermarket / Resin   

    Eightyone81 top fuel s2000 review
    hey guys. Just did a review on the eightyone top fuel kit.
    http://wp.me/p2U3t4-pz
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  2. dadaman added a topic in Dioramas   

    Japanese parking diorama
    I actually built this some time ago. Its still a work in progress as im still trying to outsource some more Japo figures but this is what it looks like so far.




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  3. dadaman added a post in a topic 1/24 wheel inventory UPDATED 16/11/2014   

    Part two has just gone up.



    http://12-twentyfour.com/2014/11/15/wheel-inventory-2/
  4. dadaman added a post in a topic Esci BMW M1   




    one area in the engine bay that was really quite bad was the air box


    I cut most of it away and rebuilt the bottom, added throttles, fuel line, air piping and the clips. I still have to add a few more to it.






    The interior was flocked and the door panels was slightly detailed.



  5. dadaman added a topic in On The Workbench   

    Esci BMW M1
    Hey guys. i decided while I wait on parts ( waiting for my mini coopers lights but our postage system has been crazy for 3 months ) I would start his new build.
    My plans for this kit were to detail it up a bit as it wasn't that great and to drop it low with some bbs wheels. I know its unorthodox to do it to a car like this but the car just shouted it. Although the body is actually wrong as it has the race arches they will be kept as is.

    Excuse the quality of the photos




    the plan


    first problem was the fitment of the body. firstly the nose sits too close to the front bumper so it was sanded back like the real car.



    the engine block was ok considering this is an old kit but needed some details.




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  6. dadaman added a post in a topic 1/24 wheel inventory UPDATED 16/11/2014   

    Thanks for the feedback guys. Gerry I would love to pop some of those on! great collection
  7. dadaman added a topic in Car Aftermarket / Resin   

    C1 models R8 razzor gtr review
    Hey guys. Heres the latest review of the C1 R8 Razzor gtr
    http://12-twentyfour.com/2014/10/06/c1s-mighty-razzor/
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  8. dadaman added a topic in Links, Advertisers, and Web Sites   

    1/24 wheel inventory UPDATED 16/11/2014
    hey guys. I decided to start a wheel inventory going to imform guys of whats around. if anybody has anything to contribute it will be highly appreciated.

    http://wp.me/p2U3t4-nT
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  9. dadaman added a topic in Tips, Tricks, and Tutorials   

    Polishing tutorial
    http://12-twentyfour.com/2014/09/23/polishing-a-car/

    Hey guys. I did a polishing tutorial on the mini. This is just my way which may have its flaws but so far has worked for me. If anyone has any tips to add please let me know. thanks
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  10. dadaman added a post in a topic 1/12 Tamiya mini   

    Thanks for all the comments so far.

    some updates.
    Body is polished.






    some final interior pics.





    and currently in storage till the extra fogs come. I just have the rear lights and front bumper to fit.

  11. dadaman added a post in a topic 1/12 Tamiya mini   

  12. dadaman added a topic in Big Boyz   

    1/12 Tamiya mini
    Hey guys. Been a while since I updated my threads. The NSX is stil laround but on hold till I sort out my casting. While thats on hold I couldnt resist starting my 1/12 mini I got last week. Its been just over a week and so far progress has been good.
    Extra's I added so far
    flocking
    engine bay wired and plumbed










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  13. dadaman added a post in a topic some 1/12 wheels for the tamiya datsun   

    The 5 bar wheel ( adv) was made specially for my nsx lol. I didnt intend on selling but if the demand is big enough I could do a limited run.
  14. dadaman added a topic in Car Aftermarket / Resin   

    some 1/12 wheels for the tamiya datsun
    Ive been quietly working on some 1/12 wheels for kits and these are my first in line. This is the first of the product line that will be coming out.











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  15. dadaman added a post in a topic 1/12 nsx   

    this build was on hold for a bit because i have been waiting for my wheels but they have arrived today!

    this is just a quick mock up