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Wip: Dale Jr's Elvis Tribute Impala Ss


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#1 Tom Sargent

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Posted 13 March 2008 - 04:32 AM

This is what I am currently working on, Dale Jr's ride from last falls Richmond race. I am using a resin body from Mike's Scale Speed Shop, decals from Powerslide, and a modified chassis from a regular glue kit. Here is what I have so far, thanks for looking.

What I started with:
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and where I am now.
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I did a little experiment with modeling the impaxx system that the COT runs, it turned out kinda toyish looking. B)

Edited by Tom Sargent, 13 March 2008 - 04:33 AM.


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Posted 13 March 2008 - 07:55 AM

Tom, that looks FANTASTIC!!!!! I saw this in the other place, and I am still amazed when I look at it! Keep it going!

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Posted 13 March 2008 - 08:52 AM

That impala is looking good Tom. Keep up the nice work. I will have to try my hand at one of the COT soon. One of my buddie's work where they do alot of prototyping part's for NASCAR and i get to see part's a few year's in advance before they come out. He just showed me the new ford intake and front clip they are trying for 2010. The only thing he asked of me was not to bring a camera so i will have to build it from memory. :D



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Posted 13 March 2008 - 10:25 AM

that looks great tom!!

i would love to build a few cot's, but i'll be waiting for revell as i have no resin skills.

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Posted 13 March 2008 - 11:44 AM

Wow!! Excellent so far. Can't wait to see this one finished!!

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Posted 14 March 2008 - 11:47 AM

Hey, looking very nice!! That impaxx system looks good to me! I was wondering what to use for that. Anyways, great job so far and keep on buildin!! -kevin

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Posted 14 March 2008 - 12:11 PM

I've been wanting to compliment you on this car!! Glad you posted over here! Nice touch with the foam too. The car looks outstanding!! I can't wait to see it finished!

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Posted 15 March 2008 - 12:56 PM

Nice work Tom!! love the blue foam!!

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Posted 19 March 2008 - 02:35 PM

Not much of a fan of Jr. anymore but that looks awesome!