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Lamborghini Diablo GTR - Aoshima

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Mainly curious as to what resin/material to pour into the mould. I have silicones I can use from work for making the moulds.

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On 5/30/2020 at 4:55 AM, Dann Tier said:

Looking KILLER!!!

Thanks. Been a bit of work.

 

So today my cousin was nice enough to help me solve my spoiler issue. I took a big wing from another car which is similar in style.

We traced out the profile onto paper as below:

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Then we scanned it and used a modelling program to modify the profile outline to match the spoiler we were copying. Sizes were confirmed using digital calipers.

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Then the model was extended to the right length.

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And then we hit print.

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After a coffee and some cakes it was done.

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And it worked beautifully. Now the only real issue which was easily manageable, was the striations due to the printing method. These are very visible but I have hand painted Mr Surfacer 500 over the whole wing and then I threw it in the dehydrator for 2 hours. After that I sanded the sucker back to 600 grit and now its ready for primer. Results to come soon.

 

Cheers

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