James’ RC Shells – The Follow up

Some of you may remember an earlier post about an RC shell i was painting for James in the style of a police car, More progress has been made on this now along with an additional shell to make

I Managed to track down a police style light bar for the car, quite pleased with how it came out, there are buttons installed on the underside of the shell that allow for different LED display modes Continue reading

RC Charger Power Supplies

In an effort to clear off my bench for new toys (pics and posts later) I decided I finally had to do the power supplies I’d been putting off for ages. Ever since the guys and myself got into (or back into) RC cars I’ve been asked to make a few, including the requirement for a new one for me, so here some pics of 2 I’ve done, 1 for Jimmy just for the RC Charger and one for in-house use with a lot of different voltage and output connector options. Continue reading

James and His RC Cars

Even though one of our founding members James moved to Aussie he still gets me to do all of his RC car work, so recently in line with his new car over there he asked me to procure a new RC car with a Toyota GT86 shell, Tamiya had just released this new model so it was quickly acquired Continue reading

James’ DR30 Skyline RC Shell

James acquired a DR30 shell and asked me to paint it for him, I was given free license as long as it was in some way blue, I Had a few ideas in mind but settled on a 2 tone scheme similar to factory but with blue and gunmetal grey in place of red and black, the grey is custom mixed and the blue is an out of the bottle Blue Pearl, I had no idea other than the concept how this was going to turn out but I’d been given free license so as long as it had blue it’d be fine, right? What transpired is one of my personal favourite ever RC shell results, it is absolutely stunning and in all honesty i didnt want to give it back,

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