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Tuesday, April 9, 2013

McLaren M8A 1968

Here are some more images of Tamiya's 1/18 scale McLaren M8A 1968 against a black background.
I tried something different with this model. Instead of painting the body of this car, all I did was apply a couple of coats of gloss varnish and it turned out great.

6 comments:

Hanny said...

I can just imagine how deafening the engine must've been for the driver!

Warren Zoell said...

Probably not as loud as one might think.

Diego said...

Hi Warren is new? ...... Is very nice

Warren Zoell said...

Gracias Diego - Son nuevas imágenes de un modelo más antiguo.

Manchu said...

Varnishing the body is a good solution, but it's impossible in this case to use putty !
Anyway, nice realization as usual.
And Hanny, a V8 is not noisy :) The noise level depends much of the exhaust and on this car, there is no closed cockpit so resonnance level very low.

Warren Zoell said...

Yes- If one is to vanish the body, the body part has to be in top shape.