Big things with little cars
Big things with little cars
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More received the Gundam Marker Treatment

I've popped out the Gundam Marker and filled in some details on a few unfortunate Hot Wheels. Some minor, others are bit more obvious. The narrow nib allows me to get into the nooks and crannies, though a bit of mess did happen.

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First, we start with the EF Civic.

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Added in the black trim on the front bumper and filled in the details for the grill.

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And continuing the black trim on the rear bumper.

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The Datsun 620 gets details added to its front valance, cowl vents and overfender rivets.

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The black backdrop makes it hard to see but the red C10 gets more details filled in on its front grill.

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Visible smudging on the cowl vents. On a side note, why hasn't Hot Wheels release another variation of this truck?

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Bringing out the Cheshire cat grin on the F12 Berlinetta.

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I also used a grey Gundam Marker on the door and hatch cut-lines to add more depth. The effect is only so-so...

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And on to the 993 GT2, there's a minor screw-up on the front bumper

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It was tricky applying the details on the rear 'grill', the rear intake was a lot accessible.

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Overall, I had fun trying to add a touch more realism onto my Hot Wheels. I certainly would do the same on the 934 Turbo RSR if I ever end up with one. Thanks for taking a look; I'll be looking around to see what will the next unlucky car to get 'detailed'.

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