jdm24scale.com

featuring JDM plastic model cars, and more!

Welcome to jdm24scale.com

Hello everyone, jdm24scale is dedicated to my hobby; that of assembling 1/24 scale Japanese model cars. Since I was a young boy I used to buy 1/24 scale diecast cars and take them apart right after so that I could add small details to make them unique. As I grew older, my passion moved to the larger 1/18 scale where I started to completely modify these, making them as different as possible. Modifications that time included scratch-built body kits, new spray, interior modifications, different wheels and engine detailing. As time passed by, in real life I was getting more interested in Japanese cars and finally at the beginning of 2008 I decided to turn my model car attention to these cars coming from the East! With this I decided to do an even bigger change too: going from 1/18 scale diecast to 1/24 scale plastic model kits.


This website also features a Reviews section, where I post my own opinions and pictures about kits or accessories I buy for my builds. These are intended to help other modellers get to know exactly what a certain product contents are. Another section is dedicated to Tutorials, where I post detailed descriptions about the procedures I follow while building my kits.


While hoping you'll enjoy your visit at jdm24scale.com, please feel free to sign my guestbook with comments and/or suggestions on my work and about the site, thus helping me to improve both my modelling skills and the website itself.


Thanks for looking, 

  

Karl

Malta

Current Project

This is the kit I'm working on right now. It's the Aoshima Daihatsu CopenClick on any of the pictures above to be re-directed to its own page or follow the project from The Builds section. 
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Latest Site Updates

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16 November 2018 - New Review added!


A new Review has been added to the collection. This time I'm taking a closer look at 4 different exhausts being offered by Scale Model Works made out of stainless steel. Click on the picture to see this new update.

01 November 2018 - FD2 is complete. Gallery now available!


The Spoon Sports Civic FD2 is now full assembled and photographed on the garage diorama too. Click on the picture to view the collection of pictures, or view from the Gallery section.

26 October 2018 - New TUTORIAL added!


A new tutorial has been added to the collection and this shows the procedure I follow to add panel lines to my cars. From deepening in the very beginning of the build, to cleaning all the excess paint once the lines are dark enough. Click on the picture to be directed to this new addition.

17 October 2018 - Local Exhibition update!


New update in the 'My Works' section. This time I'm showing all the vehicles that were present at our local club Annual Exhibition. Click on the picture and view some of the talent that comes from the Maltese modellers!

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