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    July, 2017
Hi All at Scale Auto.
Posted by George123 on Monday, July 17, 2017 6:02 PM

Hi Everyone , I'm a 30 plus year military modeler just recently started building cars.  Ferraris in particular.  Cars require a unique set of skills different from military modeling most apparant in painting gloss, polishing etc, and really little to no weathering.  So I hope I can get some tips from longtime car builders/finishers over here. 

  • Member since
    August, 2015
  • From: the redlands, Fl
Posted by crown r n 7 on Monday, July 17, 2017 7:15 PM

Welcome aboard Im also a military  builder but  shine is addicting but all my wip are gone except my latest pics

Niko

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    January, 2010
Posted by dreamsinplastic on Monday, July 17, 2017 8:21 PM

Welcome George 123....Let me say that I really ADMIRE the work you Military modelers do. I am AMAZED at the finite accuracy & detail you guys put into your builds.......Just a little bit of time & practice,will get you RIGHT into the Scale auto world,these forums are FILLED with Modelers,all to WILLING to help you out !!!!! You've ALREADY got the Basics down....NOW for some FUN!!!...ENJOY Buddy !!.......................JohnZ

On the Bench : WIP Italeri 1/9 Scale Army WLA HD 45 Flathead  M/C

                     >>>>> Converting to a Street "Bobber" style <<<<<<<<

 

 

 

 

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    March, 2017
Posted by Moparlover64 on Monday, July 17, 2017 11:43 PM

Welcome everyone's welcome here a lot of good folks everyone willing to help it's a really good place to be happy modeling

Moparlover64

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    January, 2005
  • From: sunny Sydney, Australia
Posted by nottheband on Tuesday, July 18, 2017 2:33 AM

G'day George and welcome.  You can put your weathering skills to good use and build some rusted dumped vehicles, barnfinds, smashed up race cars, etc, because in the real world they're not all straight off the showroom floor.  Looking forward to seeing your models.  Cheers

Steve

  • Member since
    August, 2016
Posted by mini man on Tuesday, July 18, 2017 12:16 PM

Welcome George.

Will build most anything,love American cars muscle etc.Britishvehicles are a buzz too,trucks are great - want to do a jet truck,building parts up...

Nigel.

 

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