Instuctions for Resin Body Kits

 

The body kits require advanced modeling skills and are intended for adult modellers. Some trimming and minor remedial work may be required.

 

Instructions:

  1. Remove all flash from the body shell and the other resin parts with a sharp knife
  2. Carefully trim the window moulding with a small, sharp scissors and check for fit
  3. Carefully trim the driver's plate with a small, sharp scissors and check for fit
  4. Ensure the window moulding and driver's plate fit well
  5. Finish the body shell and the other resin parts using needle files and fine wet or dry paper as required
  6. Minor defects to the the body shell and the other resin parts can be filled with modeling putty or similar
  7. Prior to painting the the body shell and the other resin parts should be lightly sanded with fine wet or dry paper (600 grit), cleaned with soapy water, rinsed and dried thoroughly
  8. Apply primer paint for use on plastic materials
  9. Apply colour top coats to achieve the desired finish
  10. Paint the driver's plate as required
  11. Fit the driver's head to the driver's plate and secure with adhesive
  12. Secure the window moulding to the body shell with adhesive
  13. Secure the driver plate to the body shell with adhesive
  14. Apply decals as required
  15. The body can then be fitted to the prepared chassis

 

 

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