Tamiya M8 Greyhound Group Build: Completing Internal Details

In this session, we'll complete detailing the driver's and fighting compartments. For the most part this portion of the build will focus on Step 5 in the kit instructions. We'll finalize this portion of the build with the basic and detail painting process; however, I won't show interior weathering, as I'm not quite sure how I'm going to finish the interior just yet.

To complete detailing the driver's and fighting compartments I'll be using detail parts from the Verlinden Productions M8 Interior/Exterior Detail Set (VP1453), Aber M8 Greyhound PE Detail Set (35072), Eduard M8 Greyhound PE Set (35200) and parts from the spares box...

In detailing the fighting compartment you have the option of using the kit supplied parts for the ammunition locker (part D21), grenade lockers (Parts A6) and radio set (parts B7 and B12) or detailing parts from the Verlinden Productions M8 Interior/Exterior Detail Set and the Aber PE set.

Generally, the ammunition locker was located in the right sponson and the radio set(s) located in the left sponson (Figures 1-2). However, some reference photos and the Verlinden detail set have these switched...

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