Archive for the ‘tamiya’ Category

We’re gonna start off 2012 with an Alfa. This is an old body from a TL-01 car. I’m gonna peel off all these old stickers, paint the trim, re-livery it, and set it up with some fresh Team Pogi wheels.



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some new pics.  masked off the lights and windows:

found some plastic pieces that look about the right shape to be shock towers for the engine bay.

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now with the mirrors, it’s even more like the Tamiya version.

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mini 4wd

Found this in the old toy stash last night.  I love these things.  They were my stepping stone to RC cars and then real cars.  I remember drilling holes and lightening the chassis until they were as fragile as eggshells. My brothers had some really crazy ones, maybe one day we’ll find them in a box somewhere.

Mini 4WD

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