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Caterpillar MD6 Pipelayer - Dan Models

2 August 2022

Custom modelbuilder Dan Models from Roemenia, former known as, has once again created a new unique custom resin scale model in 1:50th scale:

  • Caterpillar MD6 Pipelayer

In this Making-of Caterpillar MD6 Pipelayer we want to show how this custom model shall be achieved.

Dan Silvestru, will share his building skills through its construction photos starting from the development of the prototype with little notes from me. Gradually, with help and support from Ad Gevers it shows you the making of a unique model of the Caterpillar MD6 Pipelayer.

Enjoy reading & watching!

Dan and Ad & Wouter

The development of the prototype part 1

A new development in custom scale model building is to use 3D technique to create your first prototype as donor for the molds which be used to make the required resin parts.

...and more photos from the prototype will be added later this week... So stay tuned in!


The pre production scale model of the Caterpillar MD6 Pipelayer in 1:50th scale is completly finished in the final colors and completed with all the required details and highlights. Ready for action and ready for sales.


If you are interested in this built scale model it is important to respond now with your order by e-mail to Only then you can be assured that the model is also made effectively for you. The final sales price of this custom built scale model is 255,- Euro and actual shipping costs. Dan Models ships world wide.

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