|Kurtis Kraft Offy Midget
I always like the look of the Kurtis Kraft Midget and when Revell announced their Offy version I jumped at the opportunity. A club
member gave away a number of unusual colours of Tamiya lacquer spray paints that he got at a hobby closing sale. I picked up
this pink colour and decided that the Midget would look good. Of course, because the car is so small, I still have plenty left over.
Base Kit(s): Revell 1:25 Kurtis Kraft Offenhauser Midget Racer (kit number 85-4267)
Finished: April 2011
- added poseable steering to front axle
- flared intake trumpets from aluminum tube
- spark plug and other wiring.
- paint is Tamiya Pink on body, Tamiya acrylics and Alclad aluminum elsewhere.
Kingston Modelrama, Kingston, ON, May 2011, 2nd place Competition - Road
Toronto Model Car Show, Toronto, ON Sep 2011, 1st place Competition - Open Wheel
Ajax XXXI, Ajax, ON October 2011, 2nd place Competition - Open Wheel
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depending on your connection speed. (The fourth carb is somewhere in my hobby room. I eventually replaced it with a