Studio 27's 1/24 scale Porsche 962 Le Mans Longtail conversion

Image copyright Michael J. Fuller
Text copyright Michael J. Fuller


1/24 scale Studio 27 Porsche 962C LH transkitYou can see the porosity in the white metal diffuser extension.  This is easily fixed with some spot filling primer and sanding effort.
1/24 scale Studio 27 Porsche 962C LH transkitThe very trailing edge of the bracing has been bent.  The beauty of white metal, and ironically its greatest draw back, is that it can be easily bent back into shape.
1/24 scale Studio 27 Porsche 962C LH transkitVarious other white metal bits.  The large floor pan piece is the lower replacement for the front suspension.  The replacement upper A-arms can be seen as well.  You'd typically use either epoxy or super glue to bond white metal to plastic bits.  But take care and consideration for any parts that recieve load.  Note the sink marks in the middle of the side view mirrors.
1/24 scale Studio 27 Porsche 962C LH transkitInstructions are straight forward.

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