"Cheap" decals
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"Cheap" decals
Hi
Can anyone recommend a good source of rally car decals, I've been working on a few 1/200 Group B rally cars (and have just ordered anther 72 ranging from '97 to '14 and a little smattering of DTM racers).
The problem I'm having is the decals to finish them, what I thought was I could maybe buy 1/43 and just use the smallest on the sheets  the smallest equating to the main / large ones in 1/200.
This solution isn't ideal but thought I see if it was feasible?
any advice or thoughts appreciated
Can anyone recommend a good source of rally car decals, I've been working on a few 1/200 Group B rally cars (and have just ordered anther 72 ranging from '97 to '14 and a little smattering of DTM racers).
The problem I'm having is the decals to finish them, what I thought was I could maybe buy 1/43 and just use the smallest on the sheets  the smallest equating to the main / large ones in 1/200.
This solution isn't ideal but thought I see if it was feasible?
any advice or thoughts appreciated
The Outfit Posts : 6
Join date : 20140825
Re: "Cheap" decals
Not sure there is an option other than scan a 1/43, resize and reprint on decal paper  but you wont get whites unless surrounded with that route as home printers cannot print white (the nightmare for many on this forum)
reeft1 Posts : 2675
Join date : 20120214
Age : 49
Location : Essex
Re: "Cheap" decals
1/200how can you even see the models!
Think you mean 1/20 perhaps
Think you mean 1/20 perhaps
RORY O CONNOR Posts : 1216
Join date : 20120208
Re: "Cheap" decals
RORY O CONNOR wrote:1/200how can you even see the models!
Think you mean 1/20 perhaps
Hi Rory
The cars against a 5p  the S1 is pretty much done but as shown in 3rd pic I'm suffering the blue background on decal issue you can just make out it says michelin, but it's not much cop really  the S4 / 6R4 & RS200 are WIP and I'm holding off until I can solve the decal issue.
The large photos really highlight my shakey hand
The Outfit Posts : 6
Join date : 20140825
Re: "Cheap" decals
Its hard enough to print some stuff for 1/43
RORY O CONNOR Posts : 1216
Join date : 20120208
Re: "Cheap" decals
Jeez  thats impressively small!
reeft1 Posts : 2675
Join date : 20120214
Age : 49
Location : Essex
Re: "Cheap" decals
I was hoping to use the smallest 1/43 decals. Used on the proper model for the minor sponsors or the smaller spoiler decals these would be the main ones on my 1/200 but need so many I need to keep the cost of each sheet down.
And they'll have no resale value, as when I cut the ones I can use they'll be incomplete.
And they'll have no resale value, as when I cut the ones I can use they'll be incomplete.
The Outfit Posts : 6
Join date : 20140825
Re: "Cheap" decals
Oh how many times have I heard that,reeft1 wrote:Jeez  thats impressively small!
The Outfit Posts : 6
Join date : 20140825
Re: "Cheap" decals
Those are incredibly small. That are they from? Never seen anything like it before. Ive seen a few 1/76 models but those are insane.
I can print stuff but I dont know if my printer would print anything that small, I dont even know how to apply them to something like that
I can print stuff but I dont know if my printer would print anything that small, I dont even know how to apply them to something like that
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brian Posts : 1705
Join date : 20120207
Age : 31
Location : Waterford
Re: "Cheap" decals
I got them from;
http://www.microracingcars.com/en/
to use with a board game called Rallyman  you don't really need them as the game comes with 4 generic cars
but after seeing just how crisp the castings are, I've ordered more than I should....
2x  MG Metro 6R4
2x  Renault 5 Maxi
2x  Porsche 911 SCRS
2x  Renault 5 Tour de Corse
2x  Peugeot 205 T16 E2
2x  Lancia Delta S4
2x  Audi Quattro S1
2x  Ford RS 200
97  99 (14 cars) = 60 €
2x Mitsubishi Lancer Evo IV (WC 97)
2x Mitsubishi Lancer Evo VI (WC 9899)
2x Subaru Impreza WRC 97 (WC 97)
2x Ford Escort WRC
2x Toyota Corolla WRC (WC 99)
2x Seat Cordoba WRC
2x Skoda Octavia WRC
2000  2002 (16 Cars) = 70 €
2x Peugeot 206 WRC (WC 00,02)
2x Subaru Impreza WRC 01 (WC 01)
2x Ford Focus RS WRC 00
2x Toyota Corolla WRC (WC 99)
2x Mitsubishi Lancer Evo VI (WC 9899)
2x Hyundai Accent WRC
2x Seat Cordoba WRC
2x Skoda Octavia WRC
2003  2006 (12 Cars) = 60 €
2x Subaru Impreza WRC 03 (WC 03)
2x Citroen Xsara WRC (WC 0406)
2x Ford Focus WRC 06 (WC 0607)
2x Mitsubishi Lancer WRC05
2x Peugeot 307 WRC
2x Skoda Fabia WRC
2007  2010 (8 Cars) = 50 €
2x Citroen C4 WRC (WC 0710)
2x Ford Focus WRC 06 (WC 0607)
2x Suzuki SX4 WRC
2x Subaru Impreza WRC 07
20112014 (10 Cars) = 60 €
2x Citroen DS 3 WRC (WC 1112)
2x Ford Fiesta WRC
2x Hyundai i20 WRC
2x Mini Cooper WRC
2x VW Polo WRC (WC 1314)
Rallyman boardgame is here, great for the long cold nights with a whisky....
http://www.rallyman.fr/
http://www.microracingcars.com/en/
to use with a board game called Rallyman  you don't really need them as the game comes with 4 generic cars
but after seeing just how crisp the castings are, I've ordered more than I should....
2x  MG Metro 6R4
2x  Renault 5 Maxi
2x  Porsche 911 SCRS
2x  Renault 5 Tour de Corse
2x  Peugeot 205 T16 E2
2x  Lancia Delta S4
2x  Audi Quattro S1
2x  Ford RS 200
97  99 (14 cars) = 60 €
2x Mitsubishi Lancer Evo IV (WC 97)
2x Mitsubishi Lancer Evo VI (WC 9899)
2x Subaru Impreza WRC 97 (WC 97)
2x Ford Escort WRC
2x Toyota Corolla WRC (WC 99)
2x Seat Cordoba WRC
2x Skoda Octavia WRC
2000  2002 (16 Cars) = 70 €
2x Peugeot 206 WRC (WC 00,02)
2x Subaru Impreza WRC 01 (WC 01)
2x Ford Focus RS WRC 00
2x Toyota Corolla WRC (WC 99)
2x Mitsubishi Lancer Evo VI (WC 9899)
2x Hyundai Accent WRC
2x Seat Cordoba WRC
2x Skoda Octavia WRC
2003  2006 (12 Cars) = 60 €
2x Subaru Impreza WRC 03 (WC 03)
2x Citroen Xsara WRC (WC 0406)
2x Ford Focus WRC 06 (WC 0607)
2x Mitsubishi Lancer WRC05
2x Peugeot 307 WRC
2x Skoda Fabia WRC
2007  2010 (8 Cars) = 50 €
2x Citroen C4 WRC (WC 0710)
2x Ford Focus WRC 06 (WC 0607)
2x Suzuki SX4 WRC
2x Subaru Impreza WRC 07
20112014 (10 Cars) = 60 €
2x Citroen DS 3 WRC (WC 1112)
2x Ford Fiesta WRC
2x Hyundai i20 WRC
2x Mini Cooper WRC
2x VW Polo WRC (WC 1314)
Rallyman boardgame is here, great for the long cold nights with a whisky....
http://www.rallyman.fr/
The Outfit Posts : 6
Join date : 20140825
Re: "Cheap" decals
Jeez they are small. Biggest small collection on here
newt5550 Posts : 6272
Join date : 20120207
Age : 50
Location : Boston
Re: "Cheap" decals
or smallest big collection?????????????????
bmd Posts : 5953
Join date : 20120212
Age : 51
Location : here
Re: "Cheap" decals
SMALL......small.......really small.........but you can display a lot of them in a small space
turn the wheel Posts : 1048
Join date : 20120212
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