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Aoshima ae86

Initial D, the elightenment of my car's dream.

 

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1:24 Takumi Fujiwara Sprinter Trueno AE86 Comic Version (Aoshima 059609)
 

Comments

2 | 7. October 2020, 01:12
Jimmy L
So clean! I have the same kit. Any tips before I start it? For me the masking will be the challenge.
7. October 2020, 20:37
Alcatraz
You are right, masking is the hardest step in this kit. I use 6mm tape to mask f, r bumpers, 18mm tape mask the side and cut out shape of window and side bumpers along the modeled trench. Fenders are boss, i use flexible tape on body to fit its shape.
In fact, this panda also not so successful either. The edge of w and b on fender can be controlled better. Aoshima can produce its origional shaped masking like tamiya and fujimi. Glad to see Aos has done this in recent productions crown and pervia.
8. October 2020, 00:35
Jimmy L
Thanks for the tips. I'll keep my fingers crossed while masking and painting this one...
9. October 2020, 01:04

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