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LT-1 V8 Engine for my 96 Corvette in progress.

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  • Member since
    January 2021
  • From: Somewhere near Chicago
LT-1 V8 Engine for my 96 Corvette in progress.
Posted by Teenage Modeler on Thursday, June 17, 2021 9:08 PM

I love the result that this came out with. The instrucions say to paint the part Semi Gloss black, but I was skeptical because on some models the Injection Plenum was red in color, and some Semi Gloss, but I did some research, and my mode, a 1996 Chevrolet Corvette Collector's Edition (AMT), has a red Injection Plenum. So, I decided to go with that.

On the photo, there were some white highlights on the Plenum:

 

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So I drybrushed Tamiya White onto the raised surface, and this is how it turned out:

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It turned out better than I expected, especially considering this is the first time I built a car model. Hopefully I would be done with the engine say a week later.

No signature needed, just my head!

 

 

  • Member since
    October 2019
  • From: New Braunfels, Texas
Posted by Tanker-Builder on Friday, June 18, 2021 7:31 AM

Well?

 What's the problem Here? Let's get to the meat of the detail! So Far you got a very good start!

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