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About Flynlo

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  • Scale I Build
    1/24-25, 1/16

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  • Location
    Niles, MI, USA
  • Full Name
    Tim Sherwood

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  1. A Pair Of 68 Darts

    The only competition is to do the best and keep improving your abilities😎if you are happy with it, then it is a winner!
  2. A couple of points that I omitted: 1) The diameter of the tube or rod should closely match the desired diameter of the rivets. 2) RC56 is more viscous than Elmers so it typically produces a taller (half-round) rivet head.
  3. 1967 Mercury Puma GT

    awesome work. Looks just as if Ford (Mercury) would have done it!
  4. Rivets can also be made with white glue and a small wire or hypodermic needle tube. Pick up a small drop of white glue on the end of the wire or tube and deposit it onto previously marked rivet locations. With practice they can be made surprisingly uniform. If you mess up, a damp cloth wipes them away cleanly. I have had best results applying the rivets after primer and prior to color coat. My prefered glue is RC56 which is made for clear canopies on radio controlled aircraft but regular Elmers works as well.
  5. John Deere Backhoe

    Very nice build!
  6. Looks great Ed!
  7. MAN - Burnt Out Cab

    Absolutely stunning! I would say that you have mastered the burned out effect on this one Charles.
  8. Cadillac Conv. Funny Car .

    Sweeeeeeeeeet, I love it! l have a '41 Lincoln pro modified project languishing in a box somewhere...this makes me want to finish it😎
  9. AMT Construction Bulldozer

    Thanks Tim!
  10. 1953 Ford Hotrod

    Cant wait to see where this one goes!
  11. Shelby Cobra

    My local Hobby Lobby carries the K-S rods and tubing as well. Take a piece of suitable diameter with you for comparison to make sure that you get the right sizes but it is cheap enough to buy a variety of sizes as John says...so versatile and handy to have around.
  12. Let's see some police cars

    My Michigan and Indiana State Trooper fleet
  13. '67 Chevelle: Revell vs AMT

    Not the pro street version but here is a straight from the box build of the Revelle kit: