Model: 58154: AM General M1025 Hummer
Status: New built
Date: 12-Jan-2007
Comments: 112
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Robby, this one's for you! (Robby Gordon drives the Dakar H3 Hummer and finished 1st yesterday! Congrats bro!)

After 4 months (300+ hours), I'm quite pleased to present my Dakar H1 Hummer.

If you didn't already follow the build you can find it here: http://www.tamiyaclub.com/forum/index.php?showtopic=30440

EDIT:

-Featered in the RCCA magazine july 2007 'Ride Of The Month',

-Winner of the TC Competition 'Alternative Paint Schemes', sept 2007.

-Winner of 'Ride of the Year', RCCA magazine march 2008.

No need to say I'm utterly proud!


















Comments

europro975

12-Jan-2007

Dee, I've been regularly checking your progress and that's a fantastic result What's next???

BellysGonnaGetchya!

12-Jan-2007

That looks the mutts nuts!! What a fantastic job!! TOP MARKS

12-Jan-2007

Simply amazing! Top work Mr. Miller! followed the build and must say the final results are stunning! how about a close up of those fantastically detailed drivers?

Corpse Thrower

12-Jan-2007

So realistic, you have to look very carefully to see its a model. I am gobsmacked mate, this is truly awe-inspiring.

DeeMiller

12-Jan-2007

Thx for all your nice compliments gents! It was a pleasure to share it with you! @Scott: the pics of the drivers can be found on the forum.

Cinnamon

12-Jan-2007

Ah,well it looks OK I guess !! Just kidding,it´s a piece of art Dee !! I have followed the build to the letter.Brilliant project,how are You gonna top this ?? LOL ;~) Olle

Marko

12-Jan-2007

Pure Art just blows your mind...

like2drive!

12-Jan-2007

Definately a bright tamiya star!!

Rusty-Tamiya

12-Jan-2007

Dee, what a great result for your hard efforts over the months. Looks awsome!!!! Maybe you could now award yourself a 'Tamiya Star' lmao

technical.burP

12-Jan-2007

Whow, that is a very nice Hummer. After seeing photos of real Baja Humvees, I must say this appeals to me even more. So much work and skills involved in the build - hats off!

gozone

12-Jan-2007

WOW, this looks so great!.. Absolutely stunning work on those details..

Cheers..
Michael

nigeninja

12-Jan-2007

Oh yes very nice mate

monster_beetle

12-Jan-2007

Man, this is Sick. Great work.

mr_pushrod

12-Jan-2007

Awesome!!

mrbiccies

12-Jan-2007

wow...very well done fella.

backtomyroots.

12-Jan-2007

Absolutely stunning ! Now that is worthy of the cover of every r/c magazine out there !

DrKucho

12-Jan-2007

BEST HUMMER EVER, actually clould be most realistic rc car ever

Badboy

12-Jan-2007

AHHHHRRRRGGGGGGG!!!!! That is SO sweet DeeMiller!!! If we ever have a comp about building most scale looking you get my vote!!! Badboy

Wrc action

12-Jan-2007

Wow - What a build - Looks mint I think I need to upgrade the pajero when I get the full lexan one a little btw how does that chassis perform off road? and at high speed? cheers Ryck

12-Jan-2007

Truly awesome detail work. Just wish the Toureg had a plastic body.

Crash Cramer

12-Jan-2007

Dee, It is amazing. I hope that volume two of the photos will be the NIGHT photos where we can sell all that work for the LED's in fine working order.

flux density

12-Jan-2007

This is very lovely... one of the best !

mikef350

12-Jan-2007

fxxk me thats nice mate.respect to u.f350mike

joelvardy

12-Jan-2007

WOW WOW, the moment has finally come the pictures, well what can I say it is stunning work!!! It looks just like a real one!!! I followed the build all of the way through and you have inspired me to do something like this !!!!! Now where is the running video?????

Brat Attacks

12-Jan-2007

That is really VERY VERY nice. And l am sure it will inspire Hummer to take on the Paris Dakar. Post pictures to them.

M.Boy

12-Jan-2007

wooooow! that thing looks awesome!!!!!!!!

Baggie

12-Jan-2007

Great work dee. Attention to detail is stunning look forward to your next project

Mad Mini

12-Jan-2007

Awesome work fella, thouroughly enjoyed the build thread. Problem is its too nice to run!

DImblum

12-Jan-2007

Absolutely excellent! One of a kind.

ShowRide

12-Jan-2007

This is the most beautifull Hummer I've seen so far, congratulations!

Scorchio

12-Jan-2007

This is not the best Tamiya Hummer on TC......... ITS THE BEST TAMIYA HUMMER IN THE UNIVERSE!!!!!!!!!! I've never liked these cars at all, so why do I love this one? Above and beyond Dee! Hats off to ya!

cardesigner

12-Jan-2007

This is by far the most amazing RC I've ever seen, period. This is insane and I followed your build on the forums- you've set the mark one this one. I think an entry in your SIG is well deserved

toymkr73

12-Jan-2007

WOW!!!!! WOW!!!!!! WOW!!!!!!!! WOW!!!!!!!!! WOW!!!!!!! WOW!!!!!!! WOW!!!!!!!!!!! WOW!!!!!!! I am truly impressed did I say WOW!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

richytanimal

12-Jan-2007

Dee, it looks absolutely fantastic. Congratulations on creating a masterpiece

DeeMiller

12-Jan-2007

Thx guys, couldn't have done that without your support! Thx again! Oh, did a testrun today and it's very fast too! (TA-01 with bigger wheels does the job perfectly!).

Rising Jack

12-Jan-2007

Fantastic result to a very enjoyable build. Thanks and Congrats!

amigamad

12-Jan-2007

Absolutely amazing work has a very real look to it , never before has a hummer looked so good .

VonBlade

12-Jan-2007

Wow. Just wow. It's as impressive as I hoped. Incredible. That's the model of the year right there. Wow.

Petrolhead

12-Jan-2007

Dee you really didn't dissapoint! ABSOLUTELY STUNNING! Top marks indeed, surely the most detailed (and one of the best) cars on TC! Keep it up.

R D Trucking INC

12-Jan-2007

now thats a dakar contender if ever i sore one. great truck.

hilux25

12-Jan-2007

BETTER THAN THE REAL THING!! ! !

DeeMiller

12-Jan-2007

The real thing??? LOL!!! Thx for all those nice comments gents!

maxHiLux

12-Jan-2007

Hi Dennis, it looks even better then expected! Beautiful!

No.8GinettaJNR

12-Jan-2007

That is quite possibly one of the most realistic models on tc, looks absolutely perfect, hats off to you sir! Anybody up for the challenge of building a scale bowler wildcat from a land rover body??

MvT

12-Jan-2007

Now that is what I say COOL! Suprisingly the Hummer was 1st place in Dakar yesterday

joelvardy

12-Jan-2007

I think you have got the prize for the MCIFH (Most Comments In Five Hours) Well done again!!!

EZ_78

12-Jan-2007

Amazing, very very nice project. I followed it on the forums. My complements.

gazwilts

12-Jan-2007

deserves a place on the tamiya website if ya ask me, top entertainment dee im going to be lost without watching your thread, cant wait for the video, run her gentle

Wyoming

12-Jan-2007

Now that does look really superb, find some dunes and it would look real...well more real cause I had to look twice as it stands. very nice work!

Sideways-King

12-Jan-2007

Theres not much else that will come close to this now Dee. There'll be alot of imitators, that i'm sure, of, but this trully is a credit to you. Simply STUNNING well done!

scollins

12-Jan-2007

Top notch stuff my friend, absolutely killer idea! Bravo on the paint job!

techie

12-Jan-2007

Simply stunning, a credit to your modeling skills.

GreenMan

12-Jan-2007

absolut fantastic hummer!!!! great jog!!! congratulations!!!

Martin71RS

12-Jan-2007

it looks so good it is hard to tell it's a model! Great job D.

12-Jan-2007

I am speechless. There is a lot to learn... (well, that is: for me) Great job!

OCD

12-Jan-2007

Way to go Dee! - I wish someone were eating footwear or something similar, but congrats none-the-less How 'bout some pictures on the dirt?

clarkey

12-Jan-2007

Top stuff dee turned out great as we all knew it would

Wireless

12-Jan-2007

Wow...! That's it. Wow...!

killerkip

12-Jan-2007

The finished product! Congratulations Dee - this is one post that will get so many comments that the list will be longer than the list of pics. Lovely! It's going into my favourites right now!

DeeMiller

12-Jan-2007

Wow...all those comments...wow...WOW!!!

fastpietje

12-Jan-2007

Hi Dee, I just don't know what to say about this result; I can not find the words. Really really great!!
Couldn't imagine those pictures you noticed on a few months ago would come to this result!!!
I think TC must start working with ranks, I know where you would stand!

Tamichael

12-Jan-2007

Will surely become one of the models with the most comments on TC... It´s already said everything ..... i´m speechless, too ...

toymkr73

12-Jan-2007

I had to leave another comment, this is really a testament to your skill and patience. fantastic work!! Oh yeah and WOW!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

supergreg

12-Jan-2007

I would like to add me to the line of congratulators. You deserve it well!

Bluefoot

12-Jan-2007

Excellent work! That looks fantastic.

chrisdev01

12-Jan-2007

Absolutely Impressed!

delux

13-Jan-2007

Wow! that's fantastic! That would have to be one of the best scale looking models on TC. The detail is just perfect!

Stefan

13-Jan-2007

Very good job, love the little details especially the light setup. Now, drive it like you stole it

PurpleBugsy

13-Jan-2007

Stunning, !!!! this should be a production model if i ever saw one, such attention to detail and taking modeling to a whole new level

m.affi

13-Jan-2007

WOW great piece must be the best Hummer on TC

DeeMiller

13-Jan-2007

Thx for all your support and comments!

ukzz4iroc

13-Jan-2007

Spectacular!! Well one Dee!

Tamiya fever

13-Jan-2007

Definitely a real work of art. All the time you invested has been worth it. I hope some action shots are in the future?

dinodog

14-Jan-2007

'Master, where does one find enlightenment?' 'Grasshopper, visit Deemiiler's showroom and enlightenment will find you....' Great job mate! How about a 6x6 M35A2 now?

DeeMiller

14-Jan-2007

LOL! How 'bout another Hummy?

Badboy

15-Jan-2007

Or how ´bout a SRB Baja?!! Badboy

Igottamiya

19-Jan-2007

Best Hummer I've seen - ever. Superb detail work.

Toykid

20-Jan-2007

The pictures don't do it justice, simply the best detail on the club. Go check out the forum for the best info. Great work Dee.

cianhanrahan

22-Jan-2007

Dee, I have to say this is an awesome build, we have all been watching this for some some, it's great to see it finished, and looking so good! Well done, you're an inspiration to the rest of us!

DeeMiller

22-Jan-2007

Roddy finished 8th overall! Great effort! Let's see what he does next year when he has some fast service trucks like Ginaf...

rhenbelz

23-Jan-2007

Amazing! Tamiya should hire you

scollins

23-Jan-2007

Dee I just have to say I went thu your forum pages on the build of this Hummer (took me an hour)and I was completely blown away with your build process. I highly reccomend to anybody who has not done so to check out the individual pics taken of the build. I am speechless, you are an amazing scratchbuilder. Incredible work, now i appreciate these final pictures so much more. And I thought I was insane on projects... You are CRAZY Dee!!!!!!!!!

DeeMiller

23-Jan-2007

Thx Steve! You always say 'You Tamiya Nutters' and here I am! Thx for your nice comment! I'm waiting for your next build as it also gives me lot of pleasure to see what other people do

Ridgeback Racing Team

23-Jan-2007

That's truly amazing... congrats!

D-Man

30-Jan-2007

Ok, (youve gotta say this very slowly and pause at the points where you see the (p) sign).. ok lets do this... 'that is..(p).. truly..(p).. one..(p)..of the most amazing..(p).. scale rc models..(p).. i have seen yet..(p).. the amount to fabrication you've put into it is like..WOW.. you get what im saying...'.. 'Stuff like this enspires us all.. thankyou very much...'.. (no space for exclamation marks on this comment!!)..LOL..

DeeMiller

30-Jan-2007

ROFLMAO! Thx! My pleasure!

dr.roberts

20-Feb-2007

Superb!!

tamkyo

8-Mar-2007

By far the best fabrication I have ever seen. Also by far the most comments I have ever seen left on a single model...lol.

Whopper

18-Mar-2007

I'm a bit late with the comments but this has to be one of the best builds I've seen! I've got a hard Hummer shell waiting for a project and this is the sort of thing that stops you sleeping at night. Awesome !

18-Mar-2007

I search Bensine Models, but this is very nice.

19-Mar-2007

JESUS CHRIST That is stunning ( you have a gift and lots of patience)

DeeMiller

20-Mar-2007

It's Miller, Dee Miller...thx mate!

Wyoming

19-May-2007

Congrats Dee, I just saw it RC Car Action

DeeMiller

19-May-2007

Great isn't it?!! Can't wait for the July issue 2007!

Crash Cramer

17-Aug-2007

Dee, still the best looking, kick but model on TC. IMHO.

swedishwiking

7-Sep-2007

Inmpressive!

lightboy

10-Sep-2007

I can't believe i missed this! i saw it in the mag and thought 'Superb!' sorry for the late comments btw the lights are great!

Markthebus

19-Sep-2007

Outstanding.No other word for it

joelvardy

1-Oct-2007

WELL DONE DEE!!! YOU WON

DeeMiller

1-Oct-2007

Thx to all you guys who voted for me! Thx a lot!

delux

1-Oct-2007

Well done mate! You totally deserved that one!!

Grahoo

2-Oct-2007

Great work!!!!!! 'Sugoi'!!!!!!

Road Burner

28-Jan-2008

congrats on model of the year!! You definitely deserved it!!

gaza9876

18-Feb-2008

Nice one! Congratulations on winning model of the year the competition didn't stand a chance (and they were bloody good). Roll on your next project if this workmanship is anything to go by it will be worth the wait to see. Full Marks, Go straight to the top of the class!!!!!

BeetleOne

17-Mar-2008

I have just seen your forum pages on the build of your Hummer, many thanks for sharing and for showing how a piece of art is done!

Badboy

2-Jul-2008

Your Hummer is a piece of RC history!!! Thanks for the insparation!

Dirt-540

27-Jul-2008

I have this in my favourites, can't believe I havent left a comment for this amazing peice of work. Sorry mate. There isnt really anything to write that hasnt already been wrote, its simply astonishing!!!

Fernado Alonso

14-Dec-2009

Saw this one live at the tamiya Meeting in Haarlem (the netherlands) this year with some other models .
And I was stunned this was modelling on A other level I would say 10 on a 10 scale rating .
Just amazing this is so close to the real thing .
Just Super .
Cheers Alex

Toykid

28-Sep-2011

Congratulations on making Radio Controlled Car top 10 readers rides of the last decade!!! Well deserved.

DeeMiller

30-Sep-2011

THX! Still enjoying this model!

Mr duke

17-Aug-2018

WOW!!!! this is awesome a real work of art i must say well done!!!!

DeeMiller

17-Aug-2018

Thx! Still!


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