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After 5 yrs my password works!!! Need modelling advice


darrenj
08-14-2012, 03:21 PM
Wow
Hello everyone. I've not been on this site for about 5 years or so.
I basically stopped building model cars and dioramas that long ago. Now the kids are bigger I think I'll give it a go.
I need help with something. I still building (many years ago) a service station scene with the 1999 Ford Focus at the Kenya Rally.
I'm looking for tips to build scratch 1/24 engines, or
If I can buy a ready built Ford Focus engine 1/24 scale.
OR get good detail pics of the said motor.

Thanks in advance

PS
This is some pics of a previous diorama I did

http://www.modelersite.com/gallery/WRCSubaru_2003-9-9/WRCSubaru_2003-9-9.htm

Tamm85
08-14-2012, 03:37 PM
Nice to see sombody coming back from so long brake :)

For engine you can use some R4 engine and use it as a base, detail it to look like fords engine. Or build from scrats using styrene

nugundam93
08-14-2012, 04:16 PM
welcome back! :)

+1 on Tamm's advice.

darrenj
08-14-2012, 06:41 PM
Thanx
And where can I get the R4 engine?

Tamm85
08-15-2012, 11:27 AM
Thanx
And where can I get the R4 engine?

From some model kit or buy resin engine

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