Jump to content
Model Cars Magazine Forum

Revell Cobra 1/24


Recommended Posts

Hi all, I thought I’d post this build here since it’s a racer and one of the members suggested I post it here. Its also posted on the ‘model cars’ forum with a white background in case you want to see it there. Thanks for looking!

3BC5166B-559C-48E1-8CAA-35C7106C1147.jpeg

026FCE5E-27DF-4957-8BD9-4135F1F3707B.jpeg

7D2B1154-7F73-4B4C-8239-06BB23371FBC.jpeg

F505BFD6-0736-459E-B085-F9C70DB4DB66.jpeg

629A09A4-47C3-4C26-9BAF-1F58C4944654.jpeg

35FB26DE-98CC-42C8-B207-FCC2502A5B31.jpeg

Link to comment
Share on other sites

On 10/28/2020 at 1:34 PM, iBorg said:

I agree. Please do a tutorial on how to replicate that steering wheel?

Thank you Mike! I just now posted a tutorial under the tutorial category. It’s titled ‘Chrome vinyl details from scratch’. I hope it helps and makes sense. This was my first attempt posting something that detailed anywhere, but I think it was successful.?

Link to comment
Share on other sites

On 10/28/2020 at 8:52 AM, Rich Chernosky said:

Excellent job, interior is top notch. Especially the steering wheel. 

Hi Rich, and thank you! I just posted a tutorial on the tutorial category which includes how the steering wheel was done, in case you’re interested. It’s titled ‘Chrome vinyl details from scratch’

Link to comment
Share on other sites

5 hours ago, Codi said:

The paint looks oh so right Josh.  As does the rest of the build.   congrats on a clean build.  tim

Thanks so much Tim... I really tried hard to get the paint right.

PS: I’ve been keeping an eye on your WIP Maverick. Incredible stuff!!

Link to comment
Share on other sites

50 minutes ago, Straightliner59 said:

I really like this, Josh! Like Tim said--the paint looks perfect! No decals buried in high-gloss clear. I like your seat belt hardware, as well--great, innovative idea, there! Very nice work.

 

Daniel, I thank you for your compliments! The paint is waterborne done with airbrush and was my first time mixing my own color, plus using waterborne, plus using an airbrush on a model, so it took some trial and error before I got it right. The clear actually comes out more dull than what you see and has to be polished out. At first I hated it, but now after some experience I am really beginning to appreciate how workable it is.

Link to comment
Share on other sites

Join the conversation

You can post now and register later. If you have an account, sign in now to post with your account.

Guest
Reply to this topic...

×   Pasted as rich text.   Paste as plain text instead

  Only 75 emoji are allowed.

×   Your link has been automatically embedded.   Display as a link instead

×   Your previous content has been restored.   Clear editor

×   You cannot paste images directly. Upload or insert images from URL.

 Share

×
×
  • Create New...