Uptown Automotive Hobby Shop
The Biggest Little New and Used Car Showroom in Central New York
Some items are one of a kind, or may be out of stock from time to time.
1/48 Scale Vehicles
|EXAMPLE||This series of trucks, like many of the earlier Japanese scale model vehicles, was intended to be powered by an electric motor (not included). They can be powered, and can have front and rear axles "driven", but with some slight modification, they can a|
|EXAMPLE||they can also be respectable static models.The one glaring inaccuracy is that the axles allow the tires to stick out well beyond the bodies. This is easily resolved by cutting the metal axles to the correct size. The two built examples represent the Hino|
|EXAMPLE||and the Fuso, with the axles shortened.|
WE DEAL IN CARS ON A SMALL SCALE
Jim Amado: The plastic surgeon, builder, collector, writer.