SEARCH FINESCALE.COM

Enter keywords or a search phrase below:

Broken-down cargo truck - April 2013

Posted by Tim Kidwell
on Thursday, March 14, 2013

Luis Felix, Calexico, California

Luis describes his 1/35 scale vignette: “I used Tamiya’s U.S. 2 1/2-ton 6 x 6 cargo truck “Red Ball Express” by Tamiya with a GMC 6 x 6 update set and Sherman M4A3 engine and compartment from Verlinden, a military field tool shop from Italeri, hand tools from Aber, and Warriors figures. I know a bit of auto mechanics, so I tried to elaborate on the brake system, from the brake pads to the wheel nuts, and detailed the truck and tank engines to make them more realistic. I also wanted to represent the wear on the truck in general.” Luis worked his magic with Tamiya and artist’s oil paints plus Mig pigments.

Comments
To leave a comment you must be a member of our community.
Login to your account now, or register for an account to start participating.
No one has commented yet.

JOIN OUR COMMUNITY!

Our community is FREE to join. To participate you must either login or register for an account.

SUBSCRIBER-ONLY CONTENT
FREE NEWSLETTER

Loading...