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  1. Ripaman

    Willys Jeep 1:24 scale

    Thanks for you comments Memphis and Ian Got the Willy painted and decals on and started on the weathering Until next time Regards Richard
  2. Brilliant work all this small work will just pop out once painted Regards Richard
  3. Ripaman

    Willys Jeep 1:24 scale

    Thanks Guys at 1:24 scale my imagination runs wild here are some shots of the engine with a few added detail Another shot of the clamps and sprayed some primer on it Started to make the wipers added shrink tube for the wiper blade Got the hood to open more Until next time Regards Richard
  4. Another Guy who loves to do the small details brilliant Regards Richard
  5. Ripaman

    Willys Jeep 1:24 scale

    Thanks very much it has been a fun build Regards Richard
  6. Ripaman

    Willys Jeep 1:24 scale

    Couple of other pic's showing the wind shield and canopy rails Then looked at a picture to see the latch to hold the windshield in place so filed this shape out of brass Now to make the other side Until next time Regards Richard
  7. Ripaman

    Willys Jeep 1:24 scale

    Changed the rails to hold canopy to brass, made all the brackets Added some details to the dash Until next time Regards Richard
  8. Very nice work, small details bring out the model Regards Richard
  9. Ripaman

    Willys Jeep 1:24 scale

    Made the hitch at the back work by so if needed I can add a trailer Looked at the petrol tank which went on the back bracket I see this is the American one and I am doing this Jeep in Canadian markings I needed a British petrol tank so I changed it up Here is the American This is what I came up with Up next was the wind shield this is what is supplied So out came the brass tube and brass shim and made this Until next time Regards Richard
  10. Ripaman

    Willys Jeep 1:24 scale

    Thanks for the welcome and yes did use Albion brass tube bought all sizes from .3 to 2 mm I think have the steering work makes for more realistic looks made the white ball by rolling two part epoxy putty and filling to size Regards Richard
  11. Ripaman

    Willys Jeep 1:24 scale

    Next up was to change the seats which did not look right Made these out of brass tube and .003" brass shim Made the hinges work Until next time Regards Richard
  12. Ripaman

    Willys Jeep 1:24 scale

    Hi this is my first post on this site, thought I would show you what I did with this Hasegawa 1:24 scale Willys Jeep First off made the steering work Next up was the engine, added some sparkplugs Until next time Regards Richard
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