Your Projects: Super Detailing a Matchbox Porsche 911 Safari

As intricate as modern small-scale miniature cars are nowadays, there are always ways to add more details and make them look even more realistic.

Who better to show us how to "super detail" a die-cast car than forum user Javelin, founder of the GRM Forum Model Contest—now six rounds deep.

The focus here may be on adding details to Safari-style Porsche 911 Matchbox Car, but we're willing to bet that that Javelin won't mind if you used a Hot Wheels instead.

You can even watch the process from start to finish over on Javelin's YoutTube channel:


Get the full scoop on how to super detail a Matchbox or Hot Wheels car over on Javelin's build thread in the Builds and Project Cars forum.

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Javelin (Forum Supporter)
Javelin (Forum Supporter) MegaDork
9/22/20 2:25 p.m.

Hey, I know that guy!

Javelin (Forum Supporter)
Javelin (Forum Supporter) MegaDork
9/22/20 2:26 p.m.

And here's how you weather it:

 

David S. Wallens
David S. Wallens Editorial Director
9/22/20 3:50 p.m.

Cool builds. Thanks for sharing. 

noddaz
noddaz UltraDork
9/24/20 5:38 p.m.

Good job Javelin!

 

David S. Wallens
David S. Wallens Editorial Director
9/24/20 8:32 p.m.

By the way, stuff like this makes me happy. 

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