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Here is my Kyosho Tomahawk runner. I decided I wanted to build a runner for the back garden and general bashing. I love the low stance of the Tomahawk but the open electrics had me a little worried about dirt and detritus building up inside so I decided to try and close off the insides out to the body. I ordered some carbon sheet in 1.5mm and 2.5mm thicknesses. In the end I used 1.5mm for everything. I made templates in plasticard before cutting the carbon which worked out well. The shorty battery is sat on the bottom plate which lowers the Centre of gravity a bit, as is the steering servo. I've used the original top plate really just to mount the driver figure which I am yet to paint. There was a lot of play in the front suspension so that's been shimmed up and it's much better now. I decided to go alternative with the body and just picked a scheme off the internet. This was my first adventurous Lexan paint scheme and I learnt a lot during the process. Pleased with the outcome though.
Update: to my horror it seems that I have copied fellow member Chain Driven's paint scheme! If you're reading this apologies as I just searched for vintage paint schemes!!