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#1 customsrus

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Posted 22 December 2010 - 06:24 PM

40ford converted to a phantom 40 chrysler pickup. made a custom bed molded in atlantic rear fenders. took the front end of the atlantic molded to front end of the ford cab.chopped the top of the cab, reshaped the hood.scratchbuilt interior tub.dash,seats are from atlantic.frame is the 40 ford with front and rear suspension taken from a nascar.engine is a resin cast sraight 8 taken from the 1935 mercedes 500k. scratchbuilt turbo, intake. exhaust headers,etc.too much to list,enjoy pictures.
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#2 JohnnnyKaye

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Posted 22 December 2010 - 07:26 PM

Looks great! Love the detail in the engine bay.

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Posted 22 December 2010 - 09:03 PM

A very Creative Model! do you think it could be done as 1:1? Excellent Job!

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Posted 23 December 2010 - 03:51 AM

Pretty cool idea and the build looks terrific.

#5 Dave Darby

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Posted 23 December 2010 - 05:09 AM

That is one nicely styled build. If Mark Gustuvson was still doing the Custom Contest in SA, this would be a shoo-in. Well done!

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Posted 23 December 2010 - 05:10 AM

WOW, AWESOME looking kit. I love it!! :) :D :D ;) B)

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Posted 23 December 2010 - 07:29 AM

Nice job that thing looks sweet !!! :D

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Posted 23 December 2010 - 09:27 AM

Thats wild! Love the engine!

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Posted 23 December 2010 - 09:42 AM

A marriage of Ford and Chrysler with a turbocharged straight 8 - now there's some creativity! Great model! The front view is killer! Great engine bay too!
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Posted 23 December 2010 - 01:34 PM

The Atlantic is one of my favorite subjects. I absolutly love what you have done to this one. :rolleyes: :P

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Posted 23 December 2010 - 02:04 PM

oh wow that is absolutely beautiful.

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Posted 23 December 2010 - 02:51 PM

Thanks for all the comments on this build.Here are a couple more pictures,
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