manman

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About manman

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  • Birthday 06/01/1957

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  • Website URL http://public.fotki.com/ztbtruckmodels/

Previous Fields

  • Scale I Build 1:24

Profile Information

  • Location Drachten, Holland
  • Full Name Sjoerd Theo Zuidema

manman's Activity

  1. manman added a post in a topic Peterbilt 359 R/C   

    Hey Dave,
    How about an update on building your Pete

    Sjoerd
  2. manman added a post in a topic Peterbilt 359 R/C   

    @ Thundercat

    I'm busy building not one single trailer but a b-double. The first one is a 1675 cu four axle Polar dry bulk with a fifth wheel. The second one is a 1330 cu tree axle Polar dry bulk.


    All seven axles have forced steering, chassis are build out of brass, tank is styreen



    It took me several years tom come to this. I hope you all like it

    Sjoerd
  3. manman added a post in a topic Peterbilt 359 R/C   

    Hey Dave,
    Love your work. I'm a Dutch modeller building RC and static models in 1:24 scale. We ( my dad and me ) don't use donor models, but our models are completely scratch build. To build them we use brass profiles te build the frame work. We create all the parts we need by hand. I have some pictures includet to show you what we have done until now


    this is a chassis of a MAN TGA includig a hand build diff

    the diff


    this is a picture of the chassis of a Western Star



    and some of te parts for the front and rear axles



    to give you an immage of the completed models these pictures of the MAN from below



    and the Western Star



    keep up the good work, hope to see you again

    Sjoerd