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OLDMAN ENGINEER PROJECT 57 CHEVY


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#1 baddgass

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Posted 31 August 2009 - 09:43 AM

Hello people new hear look at some thing over hera, like with i see i build thing but like big scale but U have to make alot of some. This is my 57 chevy revall kit. Ben working on it for 6,7 mos. or so this is with i have now. Take a look & let my know with u thing. & keep building boys and girls.
START WITH A LOT OF STYRENE A LOTTTTTTTTT!!!!!!!!!!
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Posted 31 August 2009 - 09:51 AM

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Starting on the 4 link, coil over & wheelie bar.
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Posted 31 August 2009 - 09:56 AM

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Time for some front end work.
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Posted 31 August 2009 - 10:08 AM

Had to build a rack& pinion. :lol: pull some hair out!
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A little mock-up
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Posted 31 August 2009 - 10:32 AM

defiantly some engineering going on there ... WoW!

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Posted 31 August 2009 - 10:34 AM

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Excellent scratch building !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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Posted 31 August 2009 - 10:38 AM

Wow! That is the cleanest 1:12 chevy build ive probably ever seen.
The chassis and suspension details are amazing.

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Posted 31 August 2009 - 10:50 AM

That's Insane :unsure: What a GREAT Job!!

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Posted 31 August 2009 - 12:02 PM

All i can say is dammmmmmmmmmmmmmm great work goin on here dude.

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Posted 31 August 2009 - 09:10 PM

This is just a bad case of styrene surgery, I just hope the patient will get it thrue, if so you will have a born Terminator in scale there :rolleyes:
I´mjust so impressed what folks can do.

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Posted 01 September 2009 - 05:47 AM

Thanks all for having a look. Hear some more pic.
Time for some eng. modifacation.
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Posted 01 September 2009 - 06:11 AM

Going with intercooled twin tubo, blown ;) :rolleyes: :rolleyes:
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Posted 01 September 2009 - 06:15 AM

OOOhhh!! I just love this stuff!! ;)

Love all the scratchbuilt itty-bitty pieces! You scratchbuilding the frame is a swell idea-------you get it to be exactly what you want!

Keep up the fantastic work!!


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Posted 01 September 2009 - 06:15 AM

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Posted 01 September 2009 - 06:21 AM

OOOhhh!! I just love this stuff!! ;)

Love all the scratchbuilt itty-bitty pieces! You scratchbuilding the frame is a swell idea-------you get it to be exactly what you want!

Keep up the fantastic work!!

Yes big hands can, nice pice of work U have.

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Posted 01 September 2009 - 06:25 AM

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Posted 01 September 2009 - 09:21 AM

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Great work on the 57 Chevy, could you please tell what diameter styrene rod you used for the optima battiery, and also what dimensions you cut the rod to.

#18 Janne Herajärvi

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Posted 01 September 2009 - 12:02 PM

Looks great! There is lots of interesting stuff coming on this model! Keep us posted :lol:

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Posted 01 September 2009 - 01:04 PM

To make the optima bats. I use 5/16 tube cut to 1/2 in. H. & A SUMMIT catalog. Hope this helps.

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Posted 01 September 2009 - 05:26 PM

WOW!!!!?
(sounds like an understatement)

I can't tell who is more Insane.
Nascar builders or Large scale builders..

large scale builders..
You guys Scratch build 80%-100% of your projects.
(just a guess)

Incredible scratch building skills my friend...
and Eyes on the details..