Author Archives: Mark

Twitter temporarily static

May 22, 2013

I have not contributed any Tweets to mrof1models for over a fortnight due to another project taking precedence. I have at long last found a Photobook program that suits my needs. Having desired to write a Photobook for each of … Continue reading

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1973 Tyrrell 006 photos

May 12, 2013

I have recently discovered the easiest way to see these, is to click on the Twitter icon (RHS Menu bar), then click on ‘View all photos and videos’ statement immediately below the six latest pictures displayed on my home page … Continue reading

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Automodellismo 3, May 5th 2013

May 12, 2013

I took eight models (and one work in progress) to this event run by Mat Irvine and Paul Fitzmaurice (latter of little-cars.com, superb range of top quality after market products for modelling). The welcome and appreciation for my attendance was … Continue reading

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McLaren MP4/2C

April 23, 2013

Last week, McLaren’s Neil Trundle (working with the team’s historic collection), very kindly welcomed me for a superficial examination of the MP4/2C’s early execution of Carbon Fibre. This will help me restore the 1/12 Protar MP4/2C I built when the … Continue reading

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Exoto xs 1/18 models

April 11, 2013

I have recently discovered this branch of Exoto’s previously well known diecast model cars etc. The Exoto xs models are something else and show exceptional detail and craftsmanship. Being very familiar with CMC models here in Europe, having now seen … Continue reading

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British Racing Mechanics (BRM) annual dinner

January 28, 2013

I was very kindly invited to attend the BRM annual dinner on Jan 26th by Neil Trundle (McLaren) and Tony Mantle (BRM Chairman). This was a real treat and privilege with my hosts offering great generosity in looking after me, … Continue reading

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Happy Christmas!

December 23, 2012

Thank you for visiting the site over the past year and for accepting little change to the content, which is well developed, but not complete and has great potential for expansion and additions. Also, Thomas one of my twin sons … Continue reading

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Visit to McLaren!

December 13, 2012

On the 30th November, I was invited to join Neil Trundle at McLaren to display some of my 1/12 scale models. This followed various communications with Neil over the previous year or so regarding the steady completion of the Tyrrell … Continue reading

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Tyrrell 006/2, in 1/12 completed!

September 23, 2012

This iconic 1/12 model is now finished and pictures appear on my Twitter ; the Twitter icon also appears on the right of the menu bar for fast access whilst on other pages. The fully detailed monocoque is equipped with removable … Continue reading

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1973 Tyrrell 006/2, in 1/12 scale

May 11, 2012

To see how this virtually scratch-built model is coming along, take a look at my Twitter page. You can also click on the Twitter icon on the RHS of the menu bar. I tweet a lot of photos to do … Continue reading

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