Spark 1963 Ford Galaxie "after the race"

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Ralf B.
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Spark 1963 Ford Galaxie "after the race"

Postby Ralf B. » Sat Oct 22, 2016 12:42 pm

I am training my weathering skills, my latest victim is Dan Gurney's Daytona 500 car

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Guess next will be one of these Quartzo Chevies...
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Re: Spark 1963 Ford Galaxie "after the race"

Postby DeadCanDanceR » Sat Oct 22, 2016 12:58 pm

Nice! :)
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Re: Spark 1963 Ford Galaxie "after the race"

Postby Tom » Sat Oct 22, 2016 1:27 pm

From what my small phone screen shows this liiks great. I'm a fan of raced cars with race dirt.

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Re: Spark 1963 Ford Galaxie "after the race"

Postby Jager » Sat Oct 22, 2016 1:57 pm

I probably would have practiced my skills on one of the Quartzo's first, then progressed to the Spark. Nevertheless the Galaxie looks great and has a really nice feel to it.
“Racing is life. Anything before or after is just waiting.” - Steve McQueen

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Re: Spark 1963 Ford Galaxie "after the race"

Postby LM24HRS » Sat Oct 22, 2016 5:04 pm

Now this is something I would like to know more about but have never taken the plunge or got the confidence to do. Impressed with your Galaxie mind, very effective.
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Re: Spark 1963 Ford Galaxie "after the race"

Postby dbonser » Sat Oct 22, 2016 5:44 pm

I like that a lot! Very realistic looking.

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Re: Spark 1963 Ford Galaxie "after the race"

Postby Featherless_Biped » Sun Oct 23, 2016 10:19 am

Love it. 8-) I would like to learn some weathering skills. I think it looks sort of unrealistic for all the cars and trucks in my dioramas to look like they just came out of the car wash. :roll:

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Re: Spark 1963 Ford Galaxie "after the race"

Postby JSB33 » Sun Oct 23, 2016 11:03 am

Jager wrote:I probably would have practiced my skills on one of the Quartzo's first, then progressed to the Spark. Nevertheless the Galaxie looks great and has a really nice feel to it.


My thoughts exactly.
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Re: Spark 1963 Ford Galaxie "after the race"

Postby JBRedondo » Sun Oct 23, 2016 1:44 pm

Very nice! I have to confess, l tried something similar with one on my older Minichamps Porsches and the outcome was a total disaster. So l know, it is not an easy thing. It would be great, if you post the individual steps and tips of how you do it, next time you your next project.
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