Jump to content
Model Cars Magazine Forum


  • Posts

  • Joined

  • Last visited


Previous Fields

  • Are You Human?
  • Scale I Build
    1/25 1/24

Profile Information

  • Location
  • Full Name
    Jean-Philippe Sergent

Recent Profile Visitors

The recent visitors block is disabled and is not being shown to other users.

Jeffcad's Achievements

MCM Friend

MCM Friend (4/6)

  1. Hi Jay ! Oh yes it is !!!. Knowing what a regular Jo-Han's interior looks like and what you did with it is great. The wood-grain paint treatment is awesome too. The wire wheels make her a bit more sporty and the color combo is a success. Did you rechrome the bumpers ?
  2. Very nice and cool Caddy!.
  3. Hi Jon. Thank you so much for your question, it's very flattering. In all honesty I am very critical towards my own skills and don't think I am good enough to sell or do models for someone. I am also very attached to them so it would be hard to let them go, plus the considerable time I spent to finish one would make impossible to put a fair price tag on them. Sorry
  4. Beautiful Cadillac!. That roof suits the design very well, and the color's pretty cool. Great job!
  5. Hi Bill, thank you very much!. Sadly you're right...I doubt we will see models again as beautiful as what Jo-Han had created. This time is long gone. So I humbly try to give a bit of love, a new life to damaged ones.
  6. Hi Bill, Thank you very much. Yes you're right. By "sedan" I meant a 4 doors version. This one is the Hardtop Sedan DeVille for 67, compared to the other versions. Calais pillared Sedan, Calais hardtop Sedan, Sedan DeVille Hardtop and Sedan DeVille pillared were the 4 options offered by Cadillac that year. And apart from the limousines series 75, the 2 other "sedans" versions also offered that year were the Fleetwood Sixty Special and the Fleetwood Brougham, just a bit longer in wheelbase. That was a lot of versions back then, and these options were almost the same from 1965 to 1970. Quite complicated to naviguate into Cadillac terms at the time
  7. Hi Claude, Thanks !. Passes de bonnes fêtes, et bonne année, full en santé !
  8. Hi everyone. Here's my new conversion. Restored and made from a damaged Jo-Han's Coupe DeVille kit bought on Ebay earlier this year (see last pictures). The kit was missing a few parts so I decided to turn it into a 4 door sedan version. Color is Olive green over "Sudan Beige", as close as possible. New interior front seats, roof line and pillars, new dual stripes white walls. Hope you'll like it, and thanks for watching.
  9. Hi Thomas. Wheels choice is personal, not really not my cup of tea for this iconic model but your repair, paint and foil work are absolutely gorgeous. Stuning skills here, congrats !.
  10. Hi Rich ! Very nice Fleetwood, I love it !. I know what you mean with BMF. You have thin sheets, I have 2 very thick ones !. Once peeled, it leaves an orange skin effect on flat surfaces. Never had these issues before. Anyway. Great work on that Caddy !.
  11. Hi Rich !. You did a wonderful restoration. Great work, I love it !
  12. Jeffcad

    Flat tops

    Hi ! You can try Paul Hettick's 1959 Cadillac Flattop 1/25th resin kit. Paul sells them on Ebay from time to time. Although you would need the Monogram/Revell's 1959 Cadillac Eldorado as a donor for some parts, Paul's kit is fantastic, with correct rear bumper's grille design, correct hubcaps for the series and interior, and clear rear window. If you love flattops, it's a must have. Here's mine I built some time ago.
  13. Hi Michael, Sorry, I am not selling. Can't think about letting one of my Cadillac go
  14. Yep, I am a bit crazy about Caddies Almost 40 years of unconditional love...and still new things to learn about the brand every day !.
  15. Hi Steve, thanks. I did curved a bit the outer corner edges of the windshield's frame but it is maybe not enough... I could have also transformed the inner corners, that is what accentuates the square effect. Next one will be better, still have a 73 Eldorado convertible to do.
  • Create New...