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The painting of Ron Trackside Figures is ready now. The excellent 3D figures of Ron really bring a track to live. Here are a few pictures of the result: Hub :thumbup: [attachment=21180][attachment...
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The painting of the figures is almost ready now. Here are two pictures of how the eyes were made by using a pin. Just a few small details to do. Hub :thumbup: [attachment=21149][attachment=21150] T...
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This must be the one you need: https://www.wonderlandmodels.com/product...us-yellow/ Mine was bought years ago. [attachment=21138] Obviously Revell changed the lid from yellow to tin-coloured.
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Not too much honour, please, I only want to show you how I try to paint these excellent figures. Hub :thumbup: [attachment=21129] Still detailing.
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(31st-Jan-22, 07:28 PM)Carver Wrote:  Doesn't the paint take a long time to dry?  It looks like 9 below zero... :bigsmile: You are right, I should have taken the Dakar Track! :banghead:   :bigsm...
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These Ron Trackside figures are really looking great! Doesn't the paint take a long time to dry? It looks like 9 below zero... :bigsmile: Carver
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Yesterday I started painting green on a few figures. I also used white and/or yellow to mix it with the basic green paint. In this way I got a different shade of green for each figure. There are still...
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Before I could continue with the  painting, I first had to repair a broken cable from the sound engineer's microphone. A small piece of telephone wire was glued in place with superglue. [attachment=2...
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(28th-Jan-22, 09:54 PM)Ron Trackside Wrote:  Hub, Great to see your progress, I've still been plodding along with mine and look forward to getting inspiration from yours. RonWith those bright ...
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OK, if mine are not too bad, I will show them as an example of minimalist painting! Leo :bigsmile:   :sweating:
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This afternoon I started painting : [attachment=21033][attachment=21034] First I had to remove a small strip of resin on both camera lenses.                            Then I started painting the ski...
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Hi Leo, You will get a more realistic result by using matt paint for clothes. Semi-gloss can be used for leather garments. Inspiration can be found in the January issue of Slot Car Magazine: http://w...
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I have started on my group, but as always, I lack imagination in choosing colours. So, glad to see Hub's work and I can get inspiration from his.  (um, thanks Hub!) Leo [attachment=21031]
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[attachment=21027][attachment=21028] Today I sanded the shoes of the figures so that they stay upright.                             Then they got a coat of very diluted primer. Now the painting can b...
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They trialed this at Swindon in January 2020… it’s such a brilliant ‘attraction’ to take to a slot car show and great there are now shows to take it too.  Line up in an orderly fashion - and remember...
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Steady!!  I have a bald patch and people tell me its great - they can spot me easily in a crowd, from front and back. :bigsmile:
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Continuing on the classic theme, there’s another very exciting new release for 2022 – a Cobra 289 that will appear open-topped in the 1964 Targa Florio twin-pack and with a hard top for Bill Shepherd’...
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[attachment=20611] [attachment=20612] Oh yes, Scalextric have brought us one of the all time great movie cars in 1:32 scale... [Video: https://youtu.be/FJn-hbG0PHk] The Scalextric Bluesmobile come...
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Shall we start with single-seaters? There are only two, but the first is one of the stand-out cars in the catalogue… [attachment=20605] [attachment=20606] Nigel Mansell’s 1986 British Grand Prix win...
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[attachment=20595] The cover of the 2022 catalogue gives a very good taste of what’s inside. There’s certainly ‘something for everyone’ with a strong focus on nostalgia with retro buildings, cars and...
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