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Mazda RX3 – Fujimi

The kit is painted a flat dark blue and is sealed with satin clear.  I found a picture of a similar era Toyota painted the same way and knew how I wanted the model to look.  I was able to mount a set of Pegasus wheels by grinding out the…

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1/32 Scale Toyota AE86 – Fujimi

Several years ago, I picked up a set of four 1/32 Fujimi Initial D kits.  After I finished theFD3S RX7, I decided that I was never going to finish the other three.  The detail of the kits were decent, but the lights were part of the body and the decals provided…

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Honda Glasstop CRX – Fujimi

This is a glass top CRX which had it’s delicate roof caved in during shipping from Hong Kong.  I was able to mend the break.  I also decided to shave the door handles and gas filler cap.  I strongly felt that they were too big on the car.  “not to…

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Mazda FC3S RX7 – Fujimi

This was a kit that at one point in time was a motorized model kit.  The side effect of this option is a poorly detailed chassis.  It bothered me enough that I never thought I would do anything with this kit.  I had completed most of the body work and…

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Nissan S13 Silvia – Fujimi

The colors didn’t quite match the available colors for the 1:1 car but it turned out fairly well. There are two shades of gray and a black strip in the middle.  I made excellent use of parafilm to mask the colors.  The original wheels that came with the kit were…

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Honda EK Civic – Fujimi

My original intention was to order a Civic similar to the one I drove. I ordered this out of a catalog without pictures and ended up with the wrong generation Civic.  Since I had it, I decided to throw it together quickly.  I may revisit this kit down the road,…

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