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Just completed this Fujimi 1/20  Formula One car. It is the Sauber C30 from the 2011 season. Car was driven by Kamui Kobayashi  (16) and Sergio Perez (17).  It used a Ferrari engine and thier KERS system. Colors are Tamiya TS-26 whit e and TS14 bolack. Gunze #85 red was used for the front wing and to match the stripe. Kit is mostly stock with the exception of some seatbelt decals out of the scrapbox.  See the captions for extra info and thanks for looking. 

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Black was airbrushed and was a real challenge to get it positioned correctly and come to a sharp point.

 

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Some adjustments had to be made to accomodate the rear wing but once done it fit nice and snug. 

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Front wing was the hardest part. It was 15 separate pieces and twice as many decals. 

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Don't usually take a picture from this angle but I think it shows off the lines of the car quite well. 

 

 

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19 hours ago, Gluebomber said:

Really nice build of an unusual car, Rich.  That's a pretty complex livery and you pulled it off very nicely.

Thank you, Larry, I enjoy a good challenge and this certainly fit the bill. 

16 hours ago, cobraman said:

Nice work ! Great looking model !

Thanks Ray, but I think you will enjoy my next project even more. 

15 hours ago, bbowser said:

Great model!  Thanks for sharing.

Thank you Brice.

13 hours ago, Dave B said:

Looks good Rich, still waiting for the AVS though!!

Dave B

 

4 hours ago, Turbo95187 said:

Beautiful as always Rich.  I'm always impressed by your builds.  Sometimes you make me want to hang up my airbrush and never touch it again!

 Don't do that, Brett. You have too many more models to build and might need it. 

 

4 hours ago, Tommy124 said:

Nice build & clean result!

Thank you. 

4 hours ago, David G. said:

Spectacular work! With the right setting it could pass for 1:1.

David G.

That's the ultimate compliment...thankyou. 

1 hour ago, Gramps46 said:

Expertly done once again.  Getting all those graphics lined up correctly is impressive.

Thank you,  Gary  Always appreciate the compliment and incentive.  

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