Thanks for post feature available again: viewtopic.php?f=7&t=17581

Art imitates Life

All flathead topics
Post Reply
old man emu
Posts: 653
Joined: Sun Mar 25, 2012 7:00 am
Bikes: WLA Mk lll, civilianised
Location: Narellan Vale, New South Wales, Australia
Has thanked: 7 times
Been thanked: 6 times

Art imitates Life

#1

Post by old man emu » Thu Oct 12, 2017 6:25 am

Mini-Art is the manufacturer of scale model kits. Their catalogue contains a number of variants of a military WLA with or without rider in various forms. I have obtained a couple of these kits with a view to making a post-War diorama. One of the kits in entitle "Motorcycle Repair Crew. It has two bikes and three figures and comes with this box art:
repair crew.jpg
repair crew.jpg (24.44 KiB) Viewed 388 times
I was looking through the pictures on this site : http://www.theliberator.be/indexmenu.html when I came across this picture taken in WWII:
Maintenance crew.jpg
Maintenance crew.jpg (44.79 KiB) Viewed 388 times
Notice the similarity?

OME



Post Reply

Return to “Flathead and Servicar”