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My Little Tractor

Postby Mustang » Mon Sep 03, 2018 9:50 am

I did this little project last year after seeing a photo on out bathroom calendar.

First I had to find a model of the tractor in question which was a 1958 Fordson Power Major.

I found a 1/43 scale by Hachette

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Re: My Little Tractor

Postby Mustang » Mon Sep 03, 2018 9:51 am

As the model came.

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Postby Mustang » Mon Sep 03, 2018 9:53 am

First I had to strip it down.

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And remove some bits.
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Postby Mustang » Mon Sep 03, 2018 9:56 am

Then start the ageing of the little tractor.

All done with Ammo oils
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Then the rebuild, with some parts missing.
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Postby Mustang » Mon Sep 03, 2018 9:58 am

The finished model.

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Postby Mustang » Mon Sep 03, 2018 9:59 am

And the model with the calendar that inspired the project.

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Re: My Little Tractor

Postby casper » Mon Sep 03, 2018 12:33 pm

brilliant Ian :clap: :clap: :) great little project
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Re: My Little Tractor

Postby Mark » Mon Sep 03, 2018 1:01 pm

I’ll second that. Looks great!
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Re: My Little Tractor

Postby Morris » Mon Sep 03, 2018 1:41 pm

Now that was cool - enjoyed that, :D
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Re: My Little Tractor

Postby number1 » Mon Sep 03, 2018 5:24 pm

Excellent conversion mustang, really brought the tractor to 'life'
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Re: My Little Tractor

Postby royjess » Mon Sep 03, 2018 7:10 pm

Lovely conversion, great weathering :clap: :clap: :clap:
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Re: My Little Tractor

Postby Mustang » Mon Sep 03, 2018 9:50 pm

Thanks guys
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Re: My Little Tractor

Postby chill » Tue Sep 04, 2018 7:50 am

Very impressive :clap:
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