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First Look: Pocher 1:8 Mercedes-Benz 300 SL “Gullwing”

We have the first look at the Pocher 1:8 Mercedes-Benz 300 SL “Gullwing” model kit. If you’re not familiar with the brand, Pocher models kits are a DIY project, you the end-user put the model together from scratch.  Each part is nicely detailed, this particular kit consists of 1300 parts.  A first for Pocher, the Mercedes-Benz 300 SL “Gullwing” will Continue Reading...
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Inside Look: Pocher 1:4 Ducati Panigale 1299 S

It’s been sometime since we featured an article on the Pocher brand.  Here’s our first look at the internal working of the upcoming Ducati Panigale 1299 S.  We’re definitely liking what I see.  The finer details are plenty, all the way to the modest marking of  “Made in Italy” stamp on the wheel assembly.  Brake calipers and chain look to Continue Reading...
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Pocher 1:8 Lamborghini Aventador LP 700-4 Roadster – White

Our friends at Pocher have just started to ship the latest colour of the majestic 1:8 Lamborghini Aventador LP 700-4 Roadster.  Bianco Canopus is the latest addition to their assortment of 1:8 models.  Look for some great saving via BLACK FRIDAY promotional offers this week! About the Pocher Lamborghini Aventador LP 700-4 Roadster…  “In keeping with the Pocher tradition the car Continue Reading...
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Silent Autos Time Lapse Pocher Aventador Build

Our friends at Silent Autos sent us a neat time lapse video of their recent build of the 1:8 Pocher Lamborghini Aventador LP 700-4 – Matt Black.  This kit consists of 796 pieces and took just one weekend to build.  Enjoy the video! www.youtube.com/watch?v=h5OLF7NF_IY&feature=share    ...
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REVIEW: Pocher Lamborghini Aventador LP700-4

We all know the history of the Lamborghini Aventador by now.  The car was billed as Murciélago’s replacement, which held the throne for about a decade.  The model I present here is the 1:8 scale version from Pocher.  The Pocher brand has some history with 1:8 scale models, though the Aventador is my first adventure with the brand.  Models produced through the Continue Reading...
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Pocher Spare Parts Now Available Online!

We’ve all been there, somehow a piece of the puzzle goes missing or is damaged during the assembly process.  No problem, you can now access and purchase the entire parts catalog for the Lamborghini Aventator online.  Though the old saying reigns true as it does for 1:1 autos, it’s much more expensive to buy a car piece by piece than to Continue Reading...
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Pocher Announces 1:8 Lamborghini Aventador LP 700-4 Roadster

Pocher announces 1 new kit and 1 new colour for 2014, the Lamborghini Aventador LP 700-4 Roadster will be released October 2014.  The initial colours are Bianco Canopus (semi-matt metallic white) and Blu Monterrey (metallic blue).  Also a new colour for the coupe will arrive in July 2014, Nero Nemesis (matt black) has been added to the assortment.  Suggested retail Continue Reading...
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Pocher: Aventador Project Part V – Body Panels Check!

The finish line is almost near!  Front and rear body panels have been connected to the framework.  Everything went pretty much smoothly but I’ve noted some issues below. When installing the rear section to the frame,  don’t try to install with the entire piece after completing page #28.  I tried for 15-20 minutes to install without success, the road block Continue Reading...
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