Miniature Working Fun Fair Ride with Flashing LEDs

Miniature Working Fun Fair Ride with Flashing LEDs

Fun fairs are such great places to model with loads of movement, flashing lights and people having fun! This is the first of what I hope is a series of HO scale fun fair rides that build up into something much larger over time.

Materials

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The kit is a Faller Flipper https://amzn.to/3ipWqy7

Tools and Glue

Nippers https://amzn.to/3mf6c7l
Better Nippers https://amzn.to/3opO8tS
Sanding Sponges https://amzn.to/3B2rxXR & https://amzn.to/3B1UovA
Miniature Files https://amzn.to/3iqAcvX
Plastic Cement https://amzn.to/2Li3oo8
Pin Vise https://amzn.to/3utG2Sf

Paints

Alclad Black Primer & Microfiller ALC-309 https://amzn.to/2I4MYRQ
Alclad Gloss Black ALC-305 https://amzn.to/3g30fXT
Alclad Stainless Steel ALC-115 https://amzn.to/3qrSkI6
Alclad Chrome ALC-107 https://amzn.to/2pK1AJO
Alclad Aqua Gloss ALC-600 https://amzn.to/3ohTioE
Alclad Duraluminium ALC-102 https://amzn.to/2Vip3VR

Selection of Vallejo and Tamiya gloss paints
Iwata Eclipse Airbrush – I’ve linked to Amazon but in the UK I recommend Airbrushes.com https://amzn.to/38kdP3M

Other Materials

Sheet Styrene – I get mine from https://slatersplastikard.com
Hobbyzone sprue organiser – I was sent this and reviewed it as part of this video but didn’t really know what to do with it. Well, I’ve found a use now!
Power Pack https://amzn.to/3mftquj
Flexible LEDs Aliexpress
Neopixels (cheaper option) https://amzn.to/39WDUZI

Final Photos


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