are pieces of casting (white metal), photoetched parts, lathe-turned
pieces, transparent plastic for glazed parts.
The conception and the realization of a car require from 15
days up to 6 months.
This time can be broken down into this way :
- Selection of a model and colours,
- Research of documentation. That means find and see the real
car when possible to picture and measure it. The time taken
with the real car allows André-Marie Ruf to feel the
car. This feeling will remain while sculpting the wax and it
explains why each AMR model have a real personnality.
- Drawing at the scale.
the model is chosen and that the required documents are found,
it's time to sculpt, clean, polish, cast and draw. The
four steps below will give you a rough idea of it all.