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1930 4.5litre Supercharged Bentley

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The model is Heller's 1/24 1930 4.5litre supercharged Bentley, built OOB except for stretched sprue ignition wires.

Paintwork varies, as the original had a fabric covered wooden body. Painted metal parts are Revell 52 Brunswick Green, the body is a mixture of Tamiya X5 gloss green and XF11 JN green with satin varnish, the folded hood is XF11 and the upholstery is bare plastic, coated with Windsor & Newton green ink and then satin varnished to represent leather.
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About the Author

About Dave Cox (DaveCox)
FROM: ENGLAND - SOUTH EAST, UNITED KINGDOM

Hi, I'm a 58 year old, who like most of us hasn't really grown up! I started modelling when I was 7, with no peers or tutors - every week my pocket money was blown on a series 1 Airfix or Revell kit which took about an hour to put together. A couple of replays of the Biggles books and another one ne...


Comments

That's a very attractive build. I wonder if that is what inspired me to turn on "Chitty Chitty Bang Bang for the kids tonight".
AUG 18, 2013 - 08:49 PM
Good work Dave..
AUG 19, 2013 - 05:04 PM
Dave, That's a beauty! It looks like you buffed the exterior. I didn't know that Heller made this model.
AUG 19, 2013 - 09:26 PM
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