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On the Workbench 2020 - the CR-X and My First Gundam

Posted by Ian Pattinson on

The hope for this year is to build more stuff, learning and re-learning skills along the way. I'm also going to utilise products from the shop as often as possible, showcasing how they can be used. First project of the year is the Honda CR-X kanjo-style racer. The Fujimi kit has gone together well so far, apart from needing to clamp the front subframe as the glue set. I have now reached the point where the chassis is complete, and so is the interior. But it's being put aside for a while, until I get my hands on the colour...

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Bolton IPMS Show 2020

Posted by Ian Pattinson on

Here's a gallery of the photos I took at the Bolton IPMS sow on 19th January. Flickr embedding can be temperamental, so you may have to click through to the site to see the full gallery.

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The Bosozoku Bike Is Finished!

Posted by Ian Pattinson on

The Bosozoku style Honda Hawk is finally finished, and now I can properly move on to 2020's projects.

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Lining up the projects for 2020

Posted by Ian Pattinson on

For someone selling models and modelling accessories, I don't get anywhere near enough models built.

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The Bosozoku Bike Build continues

Posted by Ian Pattinson on

It's been a while since the last instalment of this build report. Mostly because I've been neglecting it.   Painting the tank took more masking than I'd ever done before. I'm happy with the lotus flowers that resulted, though I am showing you the side where a section of paint didn't lift off with the tape and require bodging with a brush. Also shown in the last photo are the Croc Jaw foot pegs. Future builds will likely use a higher proportion of Spinneyworld products, but this one only features the pegs and the Ape Hanger handlebars.   The bike...

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