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Post by Serafa » Wed Sep 19, 2018 8:22 pm

That's a hell of an ace model! :o

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Post by Tom » Thu Sep 20, 2018 1:44 am

That is enormous. :o

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Post by DeadCanDanceR » Thu Sep 20, 2018 2:23 am

What a huge model! :o

Quite impressive, indeed!
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Post by oldirish33 » Sun Dec 09, 2018 7:32 pm

TSM Model - Tyrrell 006, 1973 Belgian GP winner - from Jackie Stewart's Championship year.

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Post by Alfaholic » Sun Dec 09, 2018 8:27 pm

Cracker of a model Jerry - I only have two questions:

1. Is it just the angle of the photo, or is the ride-height a tad high?, and

2. Are Jackie's sideburns to scale :lol:
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Post by Galaxy Gaz » Sun Dec 09, 2018 9:52 pm

Its hard not to like anything Sir Jackie drove........such a nice guy .

TSM quality too , nice ;)
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Post by oldirish33 » Sun Dec 09, 2018 9:57 pm

Thanks Martin. I think the ride height is about right based on period photos. It was the days before ground effects and with much bumper tracks than the billiard table smooth surfaces of today, there needed to be much more suspension travel. Sir Jackie had a good set of burns back then (many of us did!) :D

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Post by Jager » Sun Dec 09, 2018 11:07 pm

Great stuff Jerry. I really the idea of the driverless car and the separate detailed driver figure than what we typically see in 1:43 F1 cars.
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Post by oldirish33 » Mon Dec 10, 2018 1:02 am

Jager wrote:
Sun Dec 09, 2018 11:07 pm
Great stuff Jerry. I really the idea of the driverless car and the separate detailed driver figure than what we typically see in 1:43 F1 cars.
Thanks Ian. I also have the Matra MS80 (Spark) from his 1969 Championship season.

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Re: OIR on a larger scale

Post by Jager » Mon Dec 10, 2018 1:20 am

i think I like that Matra even better Jerry. It's hard to go past those 60's F1 cars with their exposed engines. The detail is incredible. I wonder if JYS has these in his collection.
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Post by scalainj » Mon Dec 10, 2018 1:58 am

Good man. I have both of those too, but i don't have the Jackie figure
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Post by oldirish33 » Mon Dec 10, 2018 9:31 am

Jager wrote:
Mon Dec 10, 2018 1:20 am
i think I like that Matra even better Jerry. It's hard to go past those 60's F1 cars with their exposed engines. The detail is incredible. I wonder if JYS has these in his collection.
It's my favorite of the pair. My bet is he has a nice 1/12 scale model of his car or two.
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Good man. I have both of those too, but i don't have the Jackie figure
Thanks Andy, he's out there.
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Re: OIR on a larger scale

Post by LUW » Mon Dec 10, 2018 10:14 am

Could he use a regular helmet with those sideburns?
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Post by oldirish33 » Mon Dec 10, 2018 11:08 am

LUW wrote:
Mon Dec 10, 2018 10:14 am
Could he use a regular helmet with those sideburns?
He was one mod dude back then!
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