SG Crawlers Forum
Search
 
 

Display results as :
 


Rechercher Advanced Search

SGCrawlers - Crawl & Trail videos
SGCrawlers - Bash Tour Drift videos
Who is online?
In total there is 0 user online :: 0 Registered, 0 Hidden and 0 Guests :: 1 Bot

None

[ View the whole list ]


Most users ever online was 58 on Thu 4 Jul 2019 - 8:27
Latest topics
» vHOBBY RC videos
by CraftRC Fri 21 Jun 2019 - 21:32

» Suzuki Samurai 3D Printted project
by CraftRC Sat 4 May 2019 - 18:39

» WTS : Redcat Gen 7 Pro
by staypuft Mon 7 Jan 2019 - 11:31

» Hello all! Dan here
by csd8888 Fri 5 Oct 2018 - 8:27

» [Offroad Trails] Offroading at Tampines Quarry 16 Sep 2018 - 0900hrs
by boolean21 Sat 15 Sep 2018 - 18:41

» [Scale Trail] Woodgrove Ave - Sunday 12 Aug 2018 0900hrs
by boolean21 Sat 11 Aug 2018 - 22:51

» [Trail and Bash!] Woodgrove Ave - Sunday 22 Jul 2018 0900hrs
by boolean21 Sat 21 Jul 2018 - 19:39

» [Scale Trail] Woodgrove Ave - Sunday 01 Jul 2018 0900hrs
by boolean21 Sat 30 Jun 2018 - 20:39

» wts hobbywing esc + motor
by kelvintan_hc Thu 28 Jun 2018 - 15:36

» Axial roll cage crash
by CraftRC Fri 1 Jun 2018 - 20:16

» Jeep cherokee XJ crawling
by CraftRC Sat 26 May 2018 - 21:54

» Jeep cherokee XJ crawling
by CraftRC Sat 26 May 2018 - 21:54

» Extreme Rock Crawler Axial Wraith
by CraftRC Tue 8 May 2018 - 17:35

» [Scale Trail] Woodgrove Ave - Sunday 06 May 2018 0900hrs
by boolean21 Sat 5 May 2018 - 17:14

» Cab Land Rover Defender
by CraftRC Fri 4 May 2018 - 17:41

» Cab Land Rover Defender
by CraftRC Fri 4 May 2018 - 17:41

» Gaz-66 Military RC Truck
by CraftRC Thu 26 Apr 2018 - 20:14

» SG Crawler Coffee shop
by ket2175 Tue 24 Apr 2018 - 18:31

» Black Bandit Jeep Cherokee
by CraftRC Sun 22 Apr 2018 - 19:51

» [Rifle Range Trail] Rifle Range Road - 22 Apr 2018 0900hrs
by boolean21 Sat 21 Apr 2018 - 20:14

September 2019
MonTueWedThuFriSatSun
      1
2345678
9101112131415
16171819202122
23242526272829
30      

Calendar Calendar

Affiliates
free forum

Free Domain Name
Google+

[PHOTOS] LANE Boys RC's Sawback

Go down

[PHOTOS] LANE Boys RC's Sawback Empty [PHOTOS] LANE Boys RC's Sawback

Post by laneboysrc on Sat 15 Feb 2014 - 14:10

Good day everyone,

Patrick and I put the final touches on our Sawback last night. Today we went to a local park to take some pictures, below is a small selection. Click on the images for a larger view.
More photos in our Flickr gallery: http://www.flickr.com/photos/78037110@N03/sets/72157640999134924/

[PHOTOS] LANE Boys RC's Sawback 12534058354_9d86dc5f3b
The Figure is from the Mattel Barbie series. Being 30cm tall makes it a bit too big (1/6 scale, vs. 1/7 scale of the Sawback), but I like it this way as it matches the cartoon-ish look of the car.

[PHOTOS] LANE Boys RC's Sawback 12533567885_071afb133b
The body was painted with Tamiya Park Green from the inside as usual. After that we applied Tamiya Flat Clear PS55 on the outside. We then put on the stickers and protected them with more coats of Flat Clear.

[PHOTOS] LANE Boys RC's Sawback 12533567225_9aee7175d9
The decals for the dashboard that come with the Sawback have nothing to do with the original Willys Jeep. So based on photos found on-line we made our own decals. The glove box is a piece of styrene. The instruments and signs on the glove box were printed on ordinary paper, glued on with ordinary white craft glue, and protected with a matt varnish. The hand brake handle was a coffee stirrer.

[PHOTOS] LANE Boys RC's Sawback 12534056414_45f49c0d95
The light switch was made from a paper clip and a tooth pick.

[PHOTOS] LANE Boys RC's Sawback 12534055824_616ef47fd4

[PHOTOS] LANE Boys RC's Sawback 12533565615_b33810d04a
My plan was to paint the flowers and decorations, like the hippie vans from the 60ies. But we changed to stickers so that Patrick could help with the build

[PHOTOS] LANE Boys RC's Sawback 12534054604_b7d4c6b5c8

[PHOTOS] LANE Boys RC's Sawback 12533564115_1a8df0ff58

[PHOTOS] LANE Boys RC's Sawback 12534053094_347dc6f086
The food and drink decorations were fridge magnets and came from a small local shop, spotted by fellow SG Crawler derrickwthip4. Thanks Derrick!

[PHOTOS] LANE Boys RC's Sawback 12534052474_2d55c36af5
The seats are covered in a fur-like sticky paper that we got in a craft shop, usually meant for decorating gift containers.
The seat cover material was very easy to get around the sharp bends of the seats as it stretched and stuck well.

[PHOTOS] LANE Boys RC's Sawback 12533559705_714e5ec78b
Electronics: Feetech FT5513 servo, Hobbyking X-Car 45A brushed ESC. The Tamiya Dirt Tuned 27T motor is a great fit in terms of performance for the stock Sawback gearing.

[PHOTOS] LANE Boys RC's Sawback 12534048534_6939773d8c
The Hobbyking ESC is excellent for scale cars. It runs at a high switching frequency of 8 kHz, which means that you can drive extremely slowly and enjoy a lot of low-end torque. The ESC can be switched in crawler mode (no pause going from forward to backward; drag brake in neutral) as well as standard forward/brake/reverse mode.
The only drawback of the ESC is that it is not water proof and that it does not have a LiPo compatible low-voltage cut-off. But for less than USD 10 it is fantastic value for money.

We also cut off the fake engine cover that goes over the ESC area. It serves no purpose and without it we get better access to everything.

Thanks for viewing, see y'all on a trail soon!
laneboysrc
laneboysrc
Crawler

Posts : 877
Join date : 2012-05-21

View user profile http://laneboysrc.blogspot.com

Back to top Go down

[PHOTOS] LANE Boys RC's Sawback Empty Re: [PHOTOS] LANE Boys RC's Sawback

Post by Liew on Sat 15 Feb 2014 - 14:36

Wow nice colour
See u Sunday
Liew
Liew
Crawler

Posts : 580
Join date : 2011-08-23

View user profile

Back to top Go down

[PHOTOS] LANE Boys RC's Sawback Empty Re: [PHOTOS] LANE Boys RC's Sawback

Post by wyetuck88 on Sat 15 Feb 2014 - 14:42

very nice theme! sorry about Barbie's legs, but very at least its not a Flintstone car!
BTW where's Ken?
wyetuck88
wyetuck88
Crawler

Posts : 311
Join date : 2012-05-26

View user profile

Back to top Go down

[PHOTOS] LANE Boys RC's Sawback Empty Re: [PHOTOS] LANE Boys RC's Sawback

Post by laneboysrc on Sat 15 Feb 2014 - 14:53

Thanks guys!

wyetuck88 wrote:BTW where's Ken?

Actually we got a Ken too. The plan was to put him in the back with a drink in his hand, enjoying the ride. But unfortunately there is just not enough space in the car to accommodate that. So Ken is now somewhere in one of Patrick's toy boxes  Laughing 
laneboysrc
laneboysrc
Crawler

Posts : 877
Join date : 2012-05-21

View user profile http://laneboysrc.blogspot.com

Back to top Go down

[PHOTOS] LANE Boys RC's Sawback Empty Re: [PHOTOS] LANE Boys RC's Sawback

Post by derrickwthip4 on Sat 15 Feb 2014 - 16:41

Hey the dishes look yummy Razz
derrickwthip4
derrickwthip4
Crawler

Posts : 347
Join date : 2011-10-21

View user profile

Back to top Go down

[PHOTOS] LANE Boys RC's Sawback Empty Re: [PHOTOS] LANE Boys RC's Sawback

Post by RTECH on Sat 15 Feb 2014 - 20:20

Twisted Evil Beware of sgcrawlers pervert when you bring her for meets.

And OMG ! You chop off her beautiful legs !  affraid 
RTECH
RTECH
Crawler

Posts : 2376
Join date : 2011-08-22
Age : 47
Location : Hougang

View user profile

Back to top Go down

[PHOTOS] LANE Boys RC's Sawback Empty Re: [PHOTOS] LANE Boys RC's Sawback

Post by babyboy on Sat 15 Feb 2014 - 20:29

Wow... another Sawback. Nice theme. The hippies yeah!
babyboy
babyboy
Crawler

Posts : 720
Join date : 2011-09-28

View user profile

Back to top Go down

[PHOTOS] LANE Boys RC's Sawback Empty Re: [PHOTOS] LANE Boys RC's Sawback

Post by boolean21 on Sun 16 Feb 2014 - 9:28

Sweet sawback!

_________________
My Blogs: MyHoncho Blog | Boolean21 RC Blog
Youtube: SGCrawlers RC Channel | BooleanRC Video Channel
Facebook: SGCrawlers FB Page  | Boolean21 FB Page
Instagram: http://instagram.com/SGCrawlers
Twitter: http://twitter.com/SGCrawlers
boolean21
boolean21
Crawler

Posts : 5033
Join date : 2011-08-18
Location : Deep inside the Jungle

View user profile https://www.youtube.com/MyHonchoSG

Back to top Go down

[PHOTOS] LANE Boys RC's Sawback Empty Re: [PHOTOS] LANE Boys RC's Sawback

Post by Sponsored content


Sponsored content


Back to top Go down

Back to top

- Similar topics

 
Permissions in this forum:
You cannot reply to topics in this forum