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#221 Casey

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Posted 24 October 2013 - 05:02 PM

I got the floorpan section with the spare tire well plastic welded in place, and shot the rear half of the chassis with some primer, just to see how things looked. I'm pleased with how the ribs on the well look less pronounced and more like the real stamped ribs, but there are some areas which need (and by now already received) a bit of filler before the next coat of primer:

 

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In this close-up shot of the cowl vent you can see the gaps are going to need some attention, as a few are not flush with the others, and almost all need reshaping at the forward end:

 

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#222 mnwildpunk

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Posted 25 October 2013 - 09:50 PM

Casey this is amazing work on the dart. It is super cool how much effort you put into making it look accurate.

Everyone in this cpb is blowing me away with your attention to details. Super clean build and lots of hard work

#223 diymirage

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Posted 20 November 2013 - 11:16 AM

I might join in on this build...IF I can find a front bench seat for a 70-74 A-body

 

I have a good idea for a duster but it HAS to have a bench seat

not giving any clues on the build but I will tell you the name...the A-bomb (which by the way is a whole lot more powerfull than the F-bomb)

(and that name is taken guys, no stealing it



#224 tabsscale1

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Posted 02 December 2013 - 01:27 PM

Is it to late to join in on this?

#225 southpier

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Posted 02 December 2013 - 02:26 PM

you're good; jump in!



#226 Chuck Most

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Posted 20 December 2013 - 09:11 AM

Is it to late to join in on this?

Not at all. 



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Posted 24 December 2013 - 07:38 PM

Not at all. 

okay I have one I just started after I saw this I will get some pics forgot to take before pics as I am as always chopping another kit



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Posted 21 January 2014 - 12:01 PM

forgot to take before pics as I am as always chopping another kit

That's okay- I'm guilty of the same charge. B)



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Posted 29 June 2014 - 04:00 PM

I've been screwing around with a '41 Plymouth the last couple of days and I think I might be onto something...

 

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#230 Dr. Cranky

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Posted 04 July 2014 - 12:45 AM

Loving the look of this one, Mr. Most.



#231 Psychographic

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Posted 05 July 2014 - 05:46 AM

Why didn't I see this thread while I was building my Willys Jeep?

 

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My current project is also a straight six.

 

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#232 Casey

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Posted 24 July 2014 - 06:08 AM

Why didn't I see this thread while I was building my Willys Jeep?

 

You were on the dark side of the moon then, maybe?  :P  ;)



#233 Lunajammer

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Posted 24 July 2014 - 06:43 AM

Why didn't I see this thread while I was building my Willys Jeep?

 

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I'm compelled to comment on this again... I think that's the most photogenic engine (front end?) I think I've ever seen. Engineered to perfection David.