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Posted by JSS4 | Oct 16, 2017 @ 01:53 PM | 1,148 Views
Miniature world being built has a small pop-up location in Toronto as part of their investor campaign #beapartofsomethingsmall

If you are in the Toronto area check it out at 545 Queen St West, well worth the trip I was there last week and took this video

Our Home and Miniature Land's Pop-up location! #beapartofsomethingsmall (0 min 37 sec)

Posted by JSS4 | Apr 09, 2017 @ 10:06 PM | 3,673 Views
Recently completed this 1/18 Crown Victoria. It was originally for a client order but I had to cancel due to the complexity of the models not allowing me to make the deadline. They sat around for a year and i decided to finish one of them, the next 3 are in line and i have an order for another one.

80 LEDs
10 microcontrollers, some arduino programmed
Lots of detailing, from door seals to chrome window trim to Tim Hortons and a dashcam.

1/18 Toronto Police Crown Victoria with working lights (4 min 52 sec)



Overall


Alley lights


Rear panel and decals
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Posted by JSS4 | Mar 11, 2017 @ 01:38 PM | 3,922 Views
Some video from my work, with added effects

OHML Traffic Dashcam 1 (2 min 0 sec)

Posted by JSS4 | Jan 16, 2017 @ 10:36 PM | 4,097 Views
Built this custom for a local LEO

1/18 Toronto Police Ford SUV with working lights (0 min 35 sec)

Posted by JSS4 | Dec 12, 2016 @ 07:29 PM | 3,970 Views
2003 Escalade ESV model arrived last Friday. What a beast! This is a heavy and very large model. The rarity of it puts it price very high, but for a good price I am ok with the quality. It has folding and sliding/reclining seats, a flip down dvd player, and a nicely detailed engine.
Posted by JSS4 | Dec 12, 2016 @ 07:23 PM | 3,996 Views
Back in February I got a 1/18 BMW 750Li, this time in BLACK and also the LCI (mid lifecycle refresh) version. Nicely detailed for a Kyosho model.
Posted by JSS4 | Dec 12, 2016 @ 07:16 PM | 3,969 Views
Bought this back in May 2016, but haven't posted it. The S550 is a very good model made by Norev, one of their best releases from what I have heard.

Nicely detailed but not as good as an AUTOart, but also a fraction f the price when released (expensive now).
Posted by JSS4 | Dec 12, 2016 @ 06:36 PM | 3,943 Views
Finally got my hands on one of these massive beauties! This thing is enormous! It is so much larger than a regular S class, and even a Suburban 2500 pales in comparison.

The detail on this thing is incredible! From the photoetched Maybach hood ornament to the cargo net in the trunk to the roof gauges and minuscule button detail, this car has a phenomenal level of detail. The front vents are a true mesh as opposed to the textured plastic seen on so many other models. The only gripe I have with it is also a good thing, the shut lines are so tight and precise if the rear door is opened on its own without the front door first being opened the paint on the door can chip. By no means should that be a turn off to anyone considering one of these, it is an amazing model that is right at home in any collection.
Posted by JSS4 | Dec 05, 2016 @ 11:14 AM | 4,889 Views
I built an RC cop car fitting lights and siren inside were brutal and the switch is dodgy but it runs well



1/87 HO Scale RC Police SUV with working lights and siren! (1 min 0 sec)

Posted by JSS4 | Nov 28, 2016 @ 08:06 AM | 4,240 Views
From July in Ottawa i filmed while my brother drove
Proboat Formula FASTech (1 min 45 sec)

Posted by JSS4 | Nov 15, 2016 @ 10:19 AM | 3,971 Views
Ford Expedition learning to tow a boat

RC Cars Roam a Tiny Toronto | Episode 4 | Transporting a Boat (2 min 4 sec)

Posted by JSS4 | Nov 15, 2016 @ 10:17 AM | 3,940 Views
Episode 3 stars the BMW 750Li and the police SUV

RC Cars Roam a Tiny Toronto | Part 3 (0 min 56 sec)

Posted by JSS4 | Nov 15, 2016 @ 10:16 AM | 3,816 Views
The 1/24 FCV in the prior post received the Bronze in its category at the Ajax Scale Model Contest 2016!

JSP Custom Models on display at the Ajax Scale Model Show 2016 (0 min 28 sec)

Posted by JSS4 | Oct 23, 2016 @ 07:40 PM | 4,095 Views
Here is my latest completion of an intense build. This model is the second try after the clearcoat messed up the decals on the first. Thankfully I was able to salvage the lightbar and get another car in to rebuild. I then installed 77 LEDs and 6 circuit boards. More is in the video.

Enjoy

1/24 Toronto Police Service Crown Victoria Police Car with Working LED Lights (3 min 40 sec)

Posted by JSS4 | Oct 03, 2016 @ 07:01 PM | 4,460 Views
Part 2

First car I ever built. Enjoy

RC Cars Roam a Tiny Toronto | Part 2 (1 min 16 sec)

Posted by JSS4 | Sep 03, 2016 @ 04:16 PM | 4,846 Views
Shot this video Friday on my lunch break. More parts to come!

RC Cars Roam a Tiny Toronto | Part 1 (1 min 26 sec)

Posted by JSS4 | Aug 30, 2016 @ 09:53 PM | 4,788 Views
Scratchbuilt FT bushwacker, my first attempt at a Flitetest design

FT Bushwacker Maiden Flight! (4 min 46 sec)

Posted by JSS4 | Aug 13, 2016 @ 09:27 PM | 5,172 Views
Finished this one up today, still needs lots of work done to improve steering and motor response, maybe a new ESC as the integrated one in the Rx isn't working too well, or the gearbox may need to be replaced.

Deltang Rx41D-1
M400G80
HK servo
70 mAh 1s lipo
Faller axle


1/87 RC BMW 750Li Mikromodell (1 min 10 sec)

Posted by JSS4 | Aug 07, 2016 @ 07:33 PM | 6,304 Views
Custom built for a toronto LEO. Scratchbuilt lightbar with 44 leds and mosfet networking. Custom decals applied.
1/24 Toronto Police Ford Taurus Police Car with working lights (3 min 58 sec)

Posted by JSS4 | Aug 07, 2016 @ 07:28 PM | 6,350 Views
Police car custom built for a client. 63 leds controlled by 5 circuit boards and a siren. It has dual power control so it can run on internal batteries or off external usb power.

1/43 Ford Taurus Police car with working lights and siren (6 min 13 sec)