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Some of my 1/18 diecasts

Something I never seem to have the time to do, sorry, I should rephrase that; Something I never seem to make time for is, reviewing my diecast collection!.  Over the last couple of years I have been ferreting away diecasts of my favorite cars with the intention of making a proper display case for them in fact, that’s the real problem!  Many of the most beautiful model cars I have are still in their original packaging and carefully stored in a dark press, away from any preying eyes or little sticky fingers!  Continue reading “Some of my 1/18 diecasts”

Akira Nakai San from Rauh Welt Begriff in 1/18

I eventually got finishing the figure of Akira Nakai San.  I went for the orange tint in the hair department and from a photo (which I now can’t find too much stuff!!) I gave him a pair of combats.   I left his sneakers well worn – from all the crawling around he does underneath the cars (making sure his creations look as good under the skin as they do outside)!  Continue reading “Akira Nakai San from Rauh Welt Begriff in 1/18”

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RWB Akira Nakai – figures and Porsche models

Akira Nakai-San is a rare genius – he’s renowned for his extreme customizations of Porsches (real ones!)   All anyone has to do to observe his creativity in action, is look at one of his You Tube videos and watch him at work – absolutely amazing and I never tire of looking at him in action again and again. More on him further along.  Continue reading “RWB Akira Nakai – figures and Porsche models”