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On an other forum i'm doing an old vs new group build and I'm building the New GT86 a friend of mine is building the old AE86

I bought a kit with an engine to so i'm using an engine aswell
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These are the wheels ill be using
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And i think i'm going to use these breaks,not sure yet though.
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I will use these seats and this steering wheel
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This is the color ill be using with a gloss black roof
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And for the people who are interrested an unboxing video
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Nice one, Tom... I'll be watching with interest, since I just picked up the alternative Tamiya kit for about €20 _delivered_ from Japan, new from an Amazon seller! Ever since I built the LFA, I've seen a few of these around town, and I'm keen to get started on mine. What interior colour scheme are you going for? I think I'll do mine in the "red" version, just for some variety inside. Or are your sport seats going to be crazy blue or something?

Knowing you, it'll be half painted tomorrow night, and done by the weekend!

bestest,

M.

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Thanks guys!

Nice one, Tom... I'll be watching with interest, since I just picked up the alternative Tamiya kit for about €20 _delivered_ from Japan, new from an Amazon seller! Ever since I built the LFA, I've seen a few of these around town, and I'm keen to get started on mine. What interior colour scheme are you going for? I think I'll do mine in the "red" version, just for some variety inside. Or are your sport seats going to be crazy blue or something?

Knowing you, it'll be half painted tomorrow night, and done by the weekend!

bestest,

M.

The interior on mine will be almost 90% red with some blak inserts here and there

Got started on my build last week
got 2 video's of the start
And I was also filming while painting, But instead of filming the painting i was filming 5 cm below what i was painting..........
So no video of that just a vew pictures
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Had to remove some metarial from the floorpan for the new seats to fit
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and all the remaining pieces recieved one or more colors
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Now that everything has its basic colors down, it could all be organized again. And now the final detailing and assembly can start.
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Thanks Ken!

Very nice update, i love your progress videos, seems a visual teacher to me :)

Thanks mate, Glad you like the video's!

Part 4 is online
And I have the final update aswell
Finished the interior
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Placed the window's in the body
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Attached the frond bumper and rear+tail light units
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Very nice build man, may I know how did you add the license plate? :)

The base license plate was a decal from a Revell kit and the surround came as a decal with the wheels

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