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Everything posted by Jasper018

  1. Hi thanks for the info can you give me any contact info for the Herb deeks wheels ? Are they very expensive ? And where are they available at ? Thanks .rob looking forward to your build
  2. Looking forward to your progress as I have these in the stash as well . Just for your information if I remember right indycals has a resin engine and maybe a few other parts available for both of these kits . If you come up with a better looking tire wheel set for these please let me know thanks .rob
  3. Just seeing this now great tip . Thanks for sharing
  4. Ok great thanks for the info the next go around I will be taking my time
  5. Hi sorry for the bother indycals has replacement decals for this kit . Are any of the engine decals included do you know ? Thanks rob
  6. Using the photoetch pieces that come in some of the 1/12 scale kits
  7. This is looking really good ,,, thanks for the info are you familiar at all the the pe process for the 1/12 scale cars ?
  8. Hi I got one from Amazon the others were bought at a local hobby shop called Stewart’s hobbies near mentor ohio . Also have the 1/20 scale Tyrell six wheeler and the Honda . While do you think would be the easier build for a new guy LOL ? Thanks rob
  9. Just seeing this now Great stuff enjoying learning thru your posts . 1 question for you I remember building this a few years ago and I’m not sure what I did wrong but the cab did not sit right at all ? Any ideas what I may have done wrong ? Again this s looking great .rob
  10. Thank you very much for the info I appreciate it . Yes when I get back to building 5his will be my first tamiya kit let alone my first 1/12 scale kit . I also have 1/12 scale Honda , Tyrell six wheeler and the Johnny player car looking forward to the challenge might try to upgrade a few parts along the way . The Tyrell and hond came with the photoetch pieces as well . That will be a whole learning experience LOL will be watching this thread for sure . Thanks rob
  11. Hello I have this kit and am always scared to start it so thanks for explaining thing in detail this is looking great ,, can i ask where you get the metal bolts you are using to replace the plastic ones big Improvment!,,,,, and I’m guessing you just sand down or drill out the plastic ones to replace with the metal ones ? Thanks for any info . Rob
  12. Thank you both for the info will be checking things out .
  13. Hi all i am definitely Not mechanically inclined is ther somewhere that sells everything i would need to detail the engine in this kit without breaking the bank when i get back to the hobby I’d like to gat into this kit .
  14. Thanks for the info that’s one thing i don’t think I’m going to be able to paint lol
  15. Thanks for the info looking forward to your progress
  16. Awesome build ... if i can can i ask how you got the ford on the engine to look like that ? Thanks rob
  17. that’s a nice build and the detailed painting process will be a big help to many
  18. Wow looks great no idea of the process your using to make the rivets do you feel like a little more detailed of you process ? Thanks rob . Looking forward to your project
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