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Crazy Ed

List of UMi Kits

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I had some time on my hands, so with the CD from Curt Raitz of the Motor Racing Replica News / Motor Racing Models series I looked at the Kits that were made by UMi and found an even dozen. Here's the resulting list:

Ferrari 512 BB Kit #?

Ferrari 512M (seems it is a Vac formed Body) Kit #401

Ferrari 166 Barchetta – Full Detail Kit #501

Ferrari 250 GTO/LMB (Transkit) Kit #402

Ferrari 712 Kit #206

Porsche 908/3 Targa Florio Kit #203

Porsche 908/2L LeMans, Martini livery Kit #204

Porsche 917/10 L&M livery Kit #202

Porsche 917/30 Sunoco livery Kit #201

Porsche 966 Kit #303

Jaguar XJR5 GTP Kit #301

Lola T260 L&M Kit #205

Corvette GTP Hendrick livery Kit #302

If you can add to or correct the list chime in. My next o.o.p. list will be for the Mini Exotics Cars (over 20 of'em)

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Mike did a Hendrick Goodwrench Corvette GTP, but I don't know the kit number

Thank You Vince. A quick trip in Google Land netted it was Kit #302. Lics updated

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The list looks about complete to me. I've owned two of the kits, the Jaguar XJR-5 and the 966. The jag was terrible. It was also a bit closer to 1/25th than 1/24th. I sold it on Ebay. The Renaissance offering is vastly superior on all counts. The 966 was pretty rough, but far superior to the XJR-5. I have loaned it to a caster in England who is cleaning it up to re-pop, and will modify said re-pop to also offer the later flat fan Sunoco version hopefully early next year. Both will be full kits not requiring the Hasegawa 962 to build it off of.

I currently have four different kits this guy was re-poped. The K3 935, the final version of the Porsche GT1 and the Hendrick Corvette GTP. He will be offering a full detail version of this car, and has also re-popped the ex Formula Canada Shadow Can- Am car and the Cana am Lola. He is also offering a from scratch Ford C-100. I am working on a few masters that I hope he will do also. One is the Jaguar XKE V-12 I have shown in progress pics in the on the work bench section.

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I have 5 of the UMi Kits and the quality is from HUH?? to fairly nice. Your "buddy" sounds like someone I'd like to know!

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