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Posted By: John Kuvakas Zone Diplomat
Posted On: Monday October 28, 2019 at 8:47 AM
 
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I agree Harvey. But, I don't think Brooklin is going for authenticity in these.
They want to showcase the detail and fidelity of the model. In their lobby, they have a display showing the Riva Aquamarine painted and detailed. It looks fantastic but the bare metal model is considerably more appealing, at least to my eye. We also saw a Buick GS done in bare metal. It was another stunner.

All that being said, some folks will like them and others will want to pass.

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How do you found the look of the BRK models finished in pure metal finish? by Michel Lemieux #26595
(Pic) You can see the Yacht and the Airstream Wanderer on this photo taken by Kelly. by Michel Lemieux #26595.1
and a shot of the boat -link by Karl Schnelle #26595.1.1
Merci Karl. For fans of Maserati, the sets of the steering wheels are a must. (EOM) by Michel Lemieux #26595.1.1.1
In hand, they show of the intricate detail of the models in a unique way. by John Kuvakas #26595.2Zone Diplomat
I was fortunate enough to buy the Air Stream during the show. by Bob Jackman #26595.2.1
On the Airstream, yes, it reminds me of the bare metal ((aluminum alloy) campers of the 1960s. But by Karl Schnelle #26595.3
To tell the truth, an Airstream covered in bare metal foil would look the most authentic. by Harvey Goranson #26595.4
I agree Harvey. But, I don't think Brooklin is going for authenticity in these. by John Kuvakas #26595.4.1Zone Diplomat
On my Airstream in pure metal finish, I noticed that around a window the finish by Michel Lemieux #26595.4.1.1




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