Italeri Opel Truck
kit has been issued in several ways and boxes. This one
shows it as a military truck on the box, but it doesn't
have to be built that way (sometimes the box art shows a
I think is an older model. It's a multi piece body, as many
European kits are. I think it's a matter of fitting the
model kit into a flat wide box, so the bodys tend to be
comprised of multiple parts. Which are not the easiest to
painted this truck with a drak blue paint, probably from
an auto parts store.
model is fairly detailed, with an engine and full ladder
frame chassis. I painted the engine an "industrial"
type green color.
bed is also made up of multiple parts.
used a lot of masking tape to hold all the parts together
while they dried.
isn't a bad kit, but if you have frustrations with multi
body parts, as I sometimes do, this can be a tricky kit
it makes a neat old fashioned truck, and there' aren't many
old truck model kits to begin with.