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Austin Healey 3000 scale 1/8
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Austin Healey 3000 scale 1/8 Austin Healey 3000 scale 1/8 Austin Healey 3000 scale 1/8 Austin Healey 3000 scale 1/8 Austin Healey 3000 scale 1/8
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    1. Kit: , by (Established Member) FineModelCars is offline
      Builder Last Online: Aug 2018 Show Printable Version Email this Page
      Model Scale: 1/8 Rating:  Thanks: 1
      Started: 08-01-18 Build Revisions: Never  
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      Here´s my Austin Healey 3000 scale 1/8. This model was built for a client and is nearly an exact clone of the real one.




















      Thanks for looking, Greetings Karsten
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  1. MODEL A MODEL's Avatar Yearly Subscriber
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    Hello, hello, hello!

    That is beautiful! Beautiful wheels!

    (How about some details? What materials were used? How long did it take? )


    -Very nice model!


    Thank you for sharing! -Don
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    self-construction and self determination
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    Incomprehensibly you do it again, you need a medal (More) Is there an engine in it ?
    Last edited by Egon; 08-01-18 at 07:51 AM.
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    Wow, I thought those first pictures were the real one! amazing work, progress pics? Or tell us what you did! I'm interested!
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    Hey guys, it´s an cubside model and the material is SLS. The spoke rims are made in aluminium and interior is leather. Some parts (frontlight, taillights ect.) made in metal. The streering whell is real wood.


    Austin Healey 3000 scale 1/8
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    Again, beautiful work!

    How thick are you printing the body? and are you reinforcing it with anything?

    The headlights and taillights are SLS or CNC? -and the lenses? are they a clear SLA? Most of the clear that I have seen still has a purple or bluishness to them, but in thinner Austin Healey 3000 scale 1/8 section and small they would appear clear.

    How about the tires, are they one of the new rubbery SLA?

    In addition to talent you are well connected to make all this. The real car was scanned?

    A beautiful model!

    Thank you for sharing! -Don
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    self-construction and self determination
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  6. FineModelCars's Avatar Established Member
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    I print in 1.5 mm thickness, the lenses are casted in clear resine. The tires are real rubber. It´s not a 3D scan, onley drawing in CAD.















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    Thank you Karsten,

    I am surprised that you are printing so thin? It must not weigh very much?
    Very nice computer modeling as well!

    Thank you!

    -Don
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