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PostSubject: Tyrrell 002 1971 British GP   Tyrrell 002 1971 British GP Icon_minitimeMon 01 Jul 2019, 6:55 pm

I haven't sat at the bench for any length of time (for various reasons) and havent completed a build for over twenty months now. However the time now feels right to pick up the scalpel and airbrush again and since I'm off to the British GP at Silverstone in less than two weeks, I have chosen this as my 'return to the bench' build.

Tyrrell 002 1971 British GP Ebbro-11

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PostSubject: Re: Tyrrell 002 1971 British GP   Tyrrell 002 1971 British GP Icon_minitimeMon 01 Jul 2019, 7:15 pm

Great stuff, wish Ken was still around.

What the kit like?
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PostSubject: Re: Tyrrell 002 1971 British GP   Tyrrell 002 1971 British GP Icon_minitimeMon 01 Jul 2019, 7:53 pm

that looks nice
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PostSubject: Re: Tyrrell 002 1971 British GP   Tyrrell 002 1971 British GP Icon_minitimeTue 02 Jul 2019, 1:53 pm

Welcome back, Al. Looking forward to see how the Ebbro kit goes along.
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PostSubject: Re: Tyrrell 002 1971 British GP   Tyrrell 002 1971 British GP Icon_minitimeTue 02 Jul 2019, 3:32 pm

Brilliant, so stoked to see ya back on the bench. Those kits get great reviews.

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PostSubject: Re: Tyrrell 002 1971 British GP   Tyrrell 002 1971 British GP Icon_minitimeSat 06 Jul 2019, 5:40 pm

That looks to be a beauty in the making - I'm not big into Formula race cars but I did build one of those six wheel Elf racers as a youth so I'm biased towards anything Elf, lol. Glad to see you back at the bench and looking forward to watching this come together.
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PostSubject: Re: Tyrrell 002 1971 British GP   Tyrrell 002 1971 British GP Icon_minitimeSat 13 Jul 2019, 3:20 am

Sweet choice Al!
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PostSubject: Re: Tyrrell 002 1971 British GP   Tyrrell 002 1971 British GP Icon_minitimeMon 02 Sep 2019, 8:48 pm

Since I started this build, I went out and bought my partner and I a motor home. It's a good few years old and needs a bit of a 'refresh/updating'.... which is what I have been doing ever since.

However, today I made some time to get the paint laid. It's Zero Paints Jordan blue and is the closest match I have on hand. Just two coats of clear as I feel it looks 'period correct for glossiness.

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PostSubject: Re: Tyrrell 002 1971 British GP   Tyrrell 002 1971 British GP Icon_minitimeTue 03 Sep 2019, 2:34 pm

Looks good from here Al.

Post some pics of the new toy.

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PostSubject: Re: Tyrrell 002 1971 British GP   Tyrrell 002 1971 British GP Icon_minitimeTue 03 Sep 2019, 2:49 pm

Paint is looking great, Al.

I agree - let's see that new project.
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PostSubject: Re: Tyrrell 002 1971 British GP   Tyrrell 002 1971 British GP Icon_minitimeSat 07 Sep 2019, 4:10 pm

I echo the others - the paint looks great in both colour and finish.
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PostSubject: Re: Tyrrell 002 1971 British GP   Tyrrell 002 1971 British GP Icon_minitimeWed 18 Sep 2019, 2:19 am

glad to hear that youve gotten the itch again so to speak always like the tyrrell cars will be following this one along
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