1929 Ford Rat Truck – Revell

Building "rat" cars, without the extra patina, is pretty easy.  Flat paint jobs and minimal body work.  This truck is a Rat-Rod kit so it really lends for a rat build.  As much as chrome suits an old truck like this, most of the parts, including the chrome plated parts, had an incredible … Continue reading

NATCC Honda Accord – Tamiya

With my other kits nearing completion, at the time, it was time to crack open a few new kits. Many years ago, I bought two of these NATCC Accords.  I really don't remember what I was trying to accomplish but I gave one of them away and kept this one.  I never had any intention of building it … Continue reading

1971 Plymouth Hemi Cuda – Monogram

This kit was originally finished in 2001.  When I finished it, I threw on a set of parts box wheels with the intent on preparing a set of wheels for it.  Several years later, I finally finished a set of wheels for it. In 2012, I decided to take care of the very tall ride height and lower the … Continue reading

Fiat Abarth 695 esse esse – Tamiya

Luigi from the movie Car's was a Fiat very similar to this kit.  The likeness is why I wanted to build it!  I shaved quite a bit of trim off of this kit giving it a cleaner look.  I botched the original decals for the sides and since the kit was discontinued, at the time, I wasn't able to order … Continue reading