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1 Day build...."SlingShot" dragster


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#1 BIGTRUCK

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Posted 04 October 2006 - 07:12 PM

Didnt want to work on any existing projects , so I grabbed a real easy one, and it was really a fun build , out of the box , no gimmicks , just 1 tiny round piece of bare metal foil...decal it and polish it later, paint was duplicolor driftwood with a medium garnet red met. mist , also duplicolor...

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only engine mod was I drilled out the headers....no putty on the body seams , just used liquid glue , squeezed tight, let dry and sand....

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Posted 05 October 2006 - 12:54 AM

That's cool!
It usually takes me longer than that to glue the engine halves :D

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Posted 05 October 2006 - 05:29 AM

Thanks Izzy.. its a monogram "Slingshot" only about 25 parts , a "SSP" re-issue of a back in the day kit.....just left the driver out...

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Posted 05 October 2006 - 06:13 AM

Cool

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Posted 05 October 2006 - 01:15 PM

Its nice to throw one of those quickie builds together. Turned out great.