Volkswagen Pick Up and Trailer

Name: RICHARD PENN
Location: SUNSHINE COAST, QUEENSLAND ,AUSTRALIA
Photographer: EMILY LITTLEFAIR
Brand name of kit(s): HASEGAWA
Information:
Hasegawa 1/24 scale x2 kits 1- 23 window kombi 1- pickup

PICK UP MODS
Body modification: modified floor pan to suit narrowed front beam and larger wheels
Paint: 3 tone paint ( each colour was clear coated and rubbed down and re masked to get the finish right (saves pulling paint from the seperate colours) , all chrome was removed (bleach)from the bars ,handles and lights and painted in matt black
Wheels: Aoshima 18inch Meister
Scratch built : Roof racks (removable) (finished in matt black ) , front and rear spot lights (removable)made from left over parts from various models
Accessories: 3d parts ( instagram @grubbschopshop “Nathan Grubb) Swamp cooler and coleman ice box , wheels are Fujimi with Revell drag tyres

TRAILER MODS
Body modifications: started with a Hasegawa 23 bay window kit and cut down , the floor pan is also custom with a solid axle
Paint: 3 tone paint (each colour was clear coat as the pick up was done ) all chrome was removed from bars, handle and lights and then painted in matt black
Wheels: Aoshima 18inch Meister
Ineterior: custom floor pan with decals

This build was an on and off build with many struggles along the way , over 40hrs of work has been put into this build.