WW1 Abmulance

Just finished a WW1 ambulance for a terrain contest. Expanded my skill set buy learning to vacuum mold part and to wire LED lights into the model. While this is a fairly simple piece in construction it was very satisfying to build because of the challenges presented by learning new techniques. I copied the model form a movie still from the 1932 Call to Arms and had to fudge a few details that were not visible in the photo. Also the movie still showed steal rims on the wheels but my research show period vehicles with wood spoked wheels so I did those for accuracy. All wiring and batteries are under the hood and the engine hood lift off to allow for battery changing. The power supply is 5 button cells for 7.5 voltage while the LED’s use 6 volts; the resistor ended up being slightly stronger than the math strictly called which should extend the life of the current batteries. Currently planning to retool my forms for vacuum molding before making follow on vehicles.
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