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1/12 Tamiya Ducati 1199 Panigale S Tricolore

This one doesn’t need weathering. This is my first motorcycle model.
I have added the Tamiya’s front fork upgrade. The wheel cover is covered by carbon fiber decal.
I really like the effect of satin vanish with the carbon fiber decal.
The kit fits together very well. There isn’t any difficulty in the build.

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14 responses

  1. Looks spectacular, Thomas!
    I had the impression I was looking at the real bike.

  2. I used to go to the AMA races at Road America back in the early ’90s. You always knew where the Ducatis were, because nothing else sounded like them.

    • Thanks, Steven. You have to give it to the Italians. Their design is superb.
      I love the sound of Ducatis. I don’t ride motorbikes, but a good friend of mine did. He has a couple of Ducatis. I always enjoy just looking at them as an art piece.

  3. 🙂 … Greetings … 🙂 :
    Good modeling Thomas, the paint work is very well done and has a well defined shine to it.

  4. Nice! Bike builds are so cool, and this was a great one.

  5. These Tamiya 1/12 motorcycle kits are great and you’ve done a nice job with this one, definitely worth buying the extra detail up parts as well. Liked.

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