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finished-interior

Name: Karl Briffa
Location: Malta
Photographer: Karl Briffa
Brand name of kit(s): Tamiya
Information:
– Hobby Design HD02-0146 photo-etched set
– Modified lower part of front bumper using styrene and body filler
– Custom front splitter made from a Tamiya R34 lip and styrene
– New side-skirt lips made from 0.3 and 0.5mm styrene
– Custom rear bumper made from body filler, Tamiya putty and styrene
– Exhaust modified to a single turbo and new aluminium tip
– Tamiya Nissan Skyline RB26 complete engine from an R32 GT-R kit
– Fully scratch-built engine bay using different thickness of styrene and putty
– Scratch-built intercooler pipes, turbo, strut brace and air filter
– Resin Bride Vorga seats and Tamiya Nismo steering wheel
– Scratch-built harness bar behind front seats and dark grey flocking
– Aber photo-etched seat belt accessories with Tuner Model green harness
– Tamiya Nismo LMGT-4 rims detailed with Tuner Model air valves
– Tamiya Bridgestone Potenza tires from a Nissan Skyline R34 GT-R kit
– Scale Motorsport carbon fiber decal applied to spoilers and window pillars
– Japanese tax disc and parking sticker from an Aoshima decal sheet

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finished-engine

Full progress of this R33 can be seen at this link:
http://kbriffa.webs.com/nissanskylinevspecr33.htm