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Name: DEBURNOUT
Location: BASQUE COUNTRY
Photographer: DEBURNOUT
Brand name of kit(s): REVELL 1/25 DEAL’S WHEELS VAN+GLITTER BUG+SCRATCHED TRAILER
Information:
1/25 Bug-a-Dub-a-Toon (former Revell Deal’s Wheels Van)

Body:

Body slightly modified trying to look more real and not so cartoon
Front panel slightly modified
Drilled head light holes and sanded blinkers
Replaced blinkers and headlights by some selfmade ones
Replaced rear lamps by some selfmade ones
Filled emblem, fender and antenna holes
Moved front door line from side panels to front
Replaced oversized sideview mirrors by some 1/24 beetle ones
Replaced antenna by a selfmade one and located it on front
Replaced peace emblem by an scratched selfmade VW one
Replaced wood bumpers by some detachable chromed spare ones
Added windshield wipers on slots
Replaced roofrack by a real wooden selfmade one
Transformed surf board into a skate long board
Added a self casted whitewall moon spare wheel over roofrack
Added an aluminium license plate with custom made decal
Added a chrome filler cap from the Glitter Bug kit

Colour:

Painted body in two tone combination with next colours:
Citadel/Games Workshop skull white primer
Tamiya TS45 pearl white coat on top
Tamiya TS52 metallic candy lime green coat on bottom
Tamiya TS13 glossy finish over the whole body
Door trimming using Staedtler 0,01 black rottring
Window trimming using Edding 750&780 chrome markers

Cockpit:

Flocked cockpit and inner body panels with Citadel Snow White flock
Added some French Virages custom made speed counter decals
Added an spare custom wooden&chrome steering wheel

Underbody:

Painted underbody in Citadel/Games Workshop chaos black primer
Wheathered by the dry brush technique with some silver colour
Changed height on rear wheels by making new slots
Made working front steering wheels using blisters and spare parts
Added a towing hinge for the tráiler

Engine:

Left engine stock&replaced Wimpi oversized exhaust by a trumpet one

Wheels:

Replaced Pooschee wheels and Hi Bloatation tires
Added some whitewall tires and chrome moon wheels on front
Added some Jada moon balloon with balloon whitewalls on back

1/25 Fro-Gee-Boo-Gee (former Revell Deal’s Wheels Glitter Bug)

Body:

Slightly modified trying to look more real and not so cartoon
Replaced fog&headlights by some smaller AMT spare ones
Added some small AMT spare lights over the rolling bar
Replaced antenna by a selfmade smaller one
Replaced hubcap by an AMT spare smaller one
Chopped the windshield window
Added some small chrome spare sideview mirrors
Added the one of Deal’s Wheels Van surf board over the rolling bar
Added some chrome rod fenders on front and back
Added an aluminium license plate with custom made decal

Colour:

Painted body with next colours:
Citadel/Games Workshop skull white primer
Tamiya TS52 metallic candy lime green coat on bottom
Tamiya TS13 glossy finish over the whole body
Window trimming using Edding 750&780 chrome markers

Cockpit:

Flocked cockpit with Citadel Snow White flock
Added some French Virages custom made speed counter decals
Added an spare custom wooden&chrome steering wheel

Engine:

Left engine stock but moved exhaust pipes inwards

Underbody:

Painted underbody in Citadel/Games Workshop chaos black primer
Wheathered by the dry brush technique with some silver colour
Changed height on rear wheels by making new slots
Made working front steering wheels using blisters and spare parts

Wheels:

Replaced Pooschee wheels and Hi Bloatation tires
Added some whitewall tires and chrome moon wheels on front
Added some Spare moon balloon with balloon slick whitewalls on back

1/25 Towing Trailer (Selfmade)

Body:

Selfmade it by using evergreen&foamed PVC sheets
Added some spare rear lights and blinkers
Made some functional extensible and hiding ramps
Made some selfmade inverted leaf springs
Made a working and detachable towing hinge
Added an aluminium license plate with custom made decal

Colour:

Painted it with next colours:
Citadel/Games Workshop chaos black primer
Similar to BMF chrome decal over the ramps

Underbody:

Painted underbody in Citadel/Games Workshop chaos black primer
Wheathered by the dry brush technique with some silver colour

Wheels:

Added some whitewall tires& chrome spare steel plate wheels on front
Added some self casted spare whitewall&moon wheels on tráiler

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