Jump to content
This site uses cookies! Learn More

This site uses cookies!

You can find a list of those cookies here: mysite.com/cookies

By continuing to use this site, you agree to allow us to store cookies on your computer. :)

Ian

Holiday Build #2 - Supra

Recommended Posts

So the second holiday project has hit the bench:

 

V9oMURe.jpg

 

RqQBi10.jpg

 

Tamiya's 'Toms' Supra GT, definitely not going to be finished in the kit-supplied Castrol colours:

 

 

 

7xPGJg5.jpg

 

SFGeZah.jpg

 

Tamiya's TS-8 'Italian Red'  with AK Xtreme Metals' Polished Aluminium' and some hand painted matt black (first coat only in these photos). The insides are all AK Xtreme Metals' 'Dark Aluminium' but obviously only just started, the cage is glued together but not to the chassis in these pics.

 

 

 

X4yqsvx.jpg

 

pqMnAGf.jpg

 

Bodyshell is TS-94 'Metallic Grey'. Two light coats and nowhere near shiny enough, so I'll brush on a coat of Klear/Future before decalling, then another afterward. Going to keep the final 'look' a surprise as long as I can, but hopefully y'all will get a kick from it. Not too many 'What If' cars around so nice to do something that little bit outta 'left field', eh ?

 

More soon.

Ian.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

So a couple of days of airbrushing and hand-painting the smaller parts and a couple of sub-assemblies and I'm ready to do 'gluing together'.

 

wGDagyE.jpg

 

KZ3l4NS.jpg

 

 

Next session (whenever that may be) and I should get almost all of the rolling chassis together.

Stay tuned, folks.

 

Ian.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Ok, just so just me and the tumbleweed.... :tumble: Two-and-a-half hour uninterrupted session this afternoon (it's Sunday here).

 

iiKHtyy.jpg

 

BXf7bHX.jpg

 

XTkMTGH.jpg

 

68F0W2T.jpg

 

9gCrg0N.jpg

 

 

 

All straight from the box including the (decal) seat harness, no 'detail-up' set here !

 

Next, decals !!

 

Ian.

 

 

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
Posted (edited)

...done !! - Yep it's a 'What If'. Taisan Racing never fielded a Supra GT AFAIK, so here's what it may have looked like if it they had.

 

0ntuY0T.jpg

 

 

More pics in the 'RFI' thread.

 

Ian.

Edited by Ian

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Create an account or sign in to comment

You need to be a member in order to leave a comment

Create an account

Sign up for a new account in our community. It's easy!

Register a new account

Sign in

Already have an account? Sign in here.

Sign In Now


×