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  • Sergioelbello posted an update in the group Group logo of Intermediate Modeler – Modeling Competition 2017Intermediate Modeler – Modeling Competition 2017 2 years, 2 months ago

    1. Hi, this is my entry to the competition.

    In this post I do a review of each piece separately, with a little information of the modifications.

    This is the selected model:
    1/12 Tamiya’s Honda CB750F

    1st photo: Modificated fuel tank from Tamiya’s Moto Guzzi Centauro.
    2nd photo: Original but modified exhaust system, with a mufflers from Die-cast metal MotoGP.
    3rd photo: Modified original frame.
    4th photo: Modified rear train from Heller’s Ducati Desmosedici 2003.
    5th photo: Modified seat from Aoshima’s Honda Monkey Z50.
    6th photo: Shorted front suspension from Tamiya’s Suzuki RG 250.
    7th photo: Drilled and grooved brake discs from Heller’s Honda RC211V
    8th photo: Using a base from Heller’s Honda RC211V, adding a spring and stirene tubes to create this rear suspension.
    9th photo: Used the original chain removing the links and replace it for some resin.
    10th photo: Original modified rear brake and adding metal hose and Heller’s Honda RC211V pump.
    11th photo: Original lower handle with a bar end rear view mirror from Aoshima’s Honda Monkey Z50.
    12th photo: Details of Engine with a scratchbuild filters made with adhesive caps.
    13th photo: Details of mudguards, from is shorten original and rear are from Die-cast metal MotoGP.
    14th photo: Detail of Headland and scratchbuild bracket.
    15th photo: Detail of metallic brake hose.
    16th photo: Details of dials in a base from Tamiya’s Honda VF250 and scratchbild brackets for muffler and license plate.
    17th photo: An original box art.