Trabant car in the dust, Revell 1/24

Model, text and images by Michael Wilson

  • Kit manufacture: revell
  • Scale: 1/24
  • Type: trabant
  • Extras used: none
  • Paints and colours used: halfords plastic primer, halfords ford dove gray and tamiya for the rest
    weathered using flory wash and tamiya powder

A few mishaps along the way, i somehow lost the lens from a spot lamp and a wiper blade; but i think it blends in nicely with the care warn appearance i was after.



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