• The only part that tipped me off to it's Legoness - -Mainman-
  • yellow 3x3 corner rounds? Or is that some other part? - zachmoe
  • How you did here? - kin.leg◎
  • Don't worry, pure Lego :)

    Minifig hands, flex tubes and pneumatic hoses.

    Version for purists: minifig hands solely would work, too, but the way I did it it is much stronger.
  • Yellow 3x3 coner plate. However, it was not yellow about week ago :)
  • Either sweet Photoshopping or amazing color matching paint job. Fantastic work. - zachmoe
  • No photoshopping here, except adding renault logo and signature. To paint this piece I've used acrylic spray paint... actually, two sprays. I couldn't find exactly the same colour, so I bought 2 cans - one too-bright one too-dark...then, used both of them simultaneously - that was crazy, but worked.
  • You really should let people know when you've, well, cheated . . . my apppreciation of this just dropped a little bit. . . . - Obxcrew
  • Tell me how to do it better without 'cheating' and I will. However, as far as I know the only solution is to get into Lego factory and bribe some workers to create these pieces in yellow, as right now they just don't exist at all. I could use these in tan, but I what's the point?
  • As for "letting people know" - isn't it what I did? :) Someone got intrested so I told him exactly how I achieved this result, no matter if it is cheat or not :)
  • also not sure what the big deal is. nnenn paints pieces all the time, as does Mister Zumbi. Bricks Arms aren't official Lego. So what's the big deal? - Tenacious EJ
  • exactly right. We do what we can with what we have, but sometimes thats just not enough, and you have to stretch it a little. I see no harm in painting or cutting pieces - Scøtty
  • And in a totally honest way, LEGO cuts and glues pieces all the time. - kreezzalee
  • quite big isnt it? - Apple - Pie

Renault Alpine a442

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Renault Alpine a442 - a LeMans winning car. More than 500 bhp out of little 2.0-liter V6 with a little twist... namely, Garret turbocharger. Full gallery will be avaible here.

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  1. zrath 72 months ago | reply

    I grew up in France.
    I saw this car on TV when I was little.
    Your model looks exactly like the car I remember.

    C'est fantastique, monsieur!

  2. M.Cara 72 months ago | reply

    Wonderfull.

  3. ZetoVince 72 months ago | reply

    what a detail my man!when i saw it first in the lugnut group in mini scale, i thought 'who's that fool who upload a real picture into this gallerie?' and i click on it to make sure that it was a real one but... wow man!beautiful piece!

  4. nolnet 72 months ago | reply

    ^ Real concrete underneath. It's the secret ingredient :-)

  5. John Lamarck 72 months ago | reply

    Really a masterpiece.

  6. RynoRD 70 months ago | reply

    Fantastic work! It's not half as ugly as the real thing, either. ;)

    Awesome! Now can you do a Porsche 917K, please? :D

  7. lego911 69 months ago | reply

    You're here too? I only just worked that out!

    Doh!!!

    Great work nonetheless.

    911

  8. Morgan190 67 months ago | reply

    Geez, awesome. Didn't even look like LEGO from the thumbnail.

  9. bowlda [deleted] 66 months ago | reply

    how do you get these stickers?

  10. SJ Commander - SPW / J-Tac / TPI 64 months ago | reply

    Holy frick, that's Lego? Okay, you rule. And Captain Redstorm, Firas is just being modest. That's one of the reasons he's so nice to talk to.

  11. Stefan Marjoram 55 months ago | reply

    Beautifully done - it ought to be a set.

  12. YF* 54 months ago | reply

    Vraiment superbe!

  13. Jake Yorath Photography 51 months ago | reply

    That is beyond incredible.

  14. iomedes !... 43 months ago | reply

    Stunning !...freaking awesome...

  15. Erikjeperikje 22 months ago | reply

    My god... Just discovered your photostream... You sir are one hell of a cool builder!

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