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HI all. Been very busy over xmas, but i did manage to get some work done on the trailers I am building for Diecastx and IBJ40. The weather here in summer is normally hot and dry. However we have only had about 3 or 4 hot and dry days all summer! I jud you not! So painting has been hard to do. I have managed to paint the main parts of the trailers and have started assembing Diecastx's trailer. IBJ40's trailer is slightly different and more difficult to do, so I am working on DX's trailer to iron out any issues. I did have an issue with the paint on one side of the trailer and I ended up having to build and paint a new side for the trailer. :nutkick Luckily I had a spare side already to go. I'm not too happy with the paint to be honest, but it does look good from a distance (about 200 feet :wink). I think I'll go back to Tamyia model paints and try not to do a white one again! From now on you can have a trailer in any colour you like as long as its BLACK :wink

Anyway, I have assesmbled the sides and front and the side and roof supports. The blue material is going to be the roof (which is see through, it has a plastic cover to keep it clean). The roof will slide in and out so that you can remove the roof to get into the interior.
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Peter
 
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wow, that trailer is really looking good.

much applause! :cheers

perhaps I will soon be on the list for one....
 
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Hey Peter,

Can you please post a picture with a 1:18 scale car next to it as I would like to see the fit.
 

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I was going to but ran out of time. I did check that a Bburago Dodge Viper RT/10 fits nicely between the wheel wells. I use this model as it is about as wide as most models get. Is there any particular model that you want me to see if it fits? I'll try to get you some picts tonight.

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Peter
 
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