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Re: My Thunderbird build

Postby R2D2 » Thu Aug 02, 2018 3:26 pm

Rear wall fitted to pod.
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Re: My Thunderbird build

Postby R2D2 » Thu Aug 02, 2018 3:28 pm

Main front door wall. I want the flashing warning light to work so am fitting a small flashing LED. The cut out shown was needed.
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Re: My Thunderbird build

Postby R2D2 » Thu Aug 02, 2018 3:28 pm

Wires on LED bent to shape.
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Re: My Thunderbird build

Postby R2D2 » Thu Aug 02, 2018 3:29 pm

LED fitted to wall with wires fitted to legs.
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Re: My Thunderbird build

Postby R2D2 » Thu Aug 02, 2018 3:31 pm

Wires fed through wall section and fed through bottom of floor section. These will be under the floor.
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Re: My Thunderbird build

Postby R2D2 » Thu Aug 02, 2018 3:31 pm

Inside of wall showing LED in place!
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Re: My Thunderbird build

Postby R2D2 » Thu Aug 02, 2018 3:32 pm

LED flashing.
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Re: My Thunderbird build

Postby R2D2 » Thu Aug 02, 2018 3:33 pm

Wall now fitted out with all detailing.
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Re: My Thunderbird build

Postby R2D2 » Thu Aug 02, 2018 3:33 pm

Wall fitted to pod.
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Re: My Thunderbird build

Postby R2D2 » Thu Aug 02, 2018 3:34 pm

Rear of pod.
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Re: My Thunderbird build

Postby R2D2 » Thu Aug 02, 2018 3:37 pm

Underside of pod showing where the wires go. Ive yet to work out where the batteries will go! I will probably use small button batteries fitted behind the lab or workshop room.
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Re: My Thunderbird build

Postby R2D2 » Thu Aug 02, 2018 3:38 pm

Had to do the FAB 1. Here are the parts. Quite a few for such a tiny model!
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Re: My Thunderbird build

Postby R2D2 » Thu Aug 02, 2018 3:41 pm

Chassis and detailing done with body and glass top.
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Re: My Thunderbird build

Postby R2D2 » Thu Aug 02, 2018 3:42 pm

Detailing on inside. Not a very good photo as its flippin tiny (1/144 scale).
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Re: My Thunderbird build

Postby R2D2 » Thu Aug 02, 2018 3:45 pm

Car finished. Its really well detailed for such a tiny model. Shame theres no Parker or Penelopy to put inside! :)
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Re: My Thunderbird build

Postby R2D2 » Thu Aug 02, 2018 3:46 pm

Next to 50p! Its tiny.
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Re: My Thunderbird build

Postby R2D2 » Thu Aug 02, 2018 3:47 pm

Trying to show inside detailing! :) Must get a better camera.
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Re: My Thunderbird build

Postby R2D2 » Thu Aug 02, 2018 3:50 pm

Coming out of the pod. I have yet to build the Elevator car 2 which is also in this pack but this is the same as the others so wont put it here.
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Re: My Thunderbird build

Postby Morris » Thu Aug 02, 2018 7:13 pm

First time I've read this thread, hooked now! :)
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Re: My Thunderbird build

Postby R2D2 » Thu Aug 02, 2018 9:24 pm

Just some pics of what is finished so far. Main Thunderbird 2 with all the vehicles up to now!
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