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#1 unclepine

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Posted 08 January 2007 - 03:57 PM

G'Day mates, just signed up on the last weekend, and was hoping to see if the trucking community might help me out. I picked up the AMT International Payhauler 350 as a change of pace from my usual Warbirds and GP Bikes...WHOA is this thing BIG...!!!!

I was wonderin if anyone knew of some sites/photos/info, etc, that would help me to detail/weather this behmoth, as it is surprisingly well detailed and a perfect candidate for some "dirt 'n muck" here and there...!!

Any help MUCH appreciated..

Cheers, Unc :D

#2 monkeyclaw

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Posted 08 January 2007 - 05:17 PM

A good source for reference pix is ALWAYS www.hankstruckpictures.com there is almost ANY truck you are looking for. As far as the weathering; that will vary greatly depending on application....coal hauler; rock hauler etc; There were even tractor , bottom dump trailer and water tanker versions of the truck.... I am doing a water truck myself; to go with my other Hawaiian cane haul equipment....I hope this info helps a bit.........matt

#3 Terry Perrott

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Posted 16 January 2007 - 09:54 AM

HI Guys,
Thats a great site for refeerence pictures of jus about any kind of truck .Great sugestion MATT.

Terry

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Posted 16 January 2007 - 11:53 AM

I've had a lot of luck searching on images.google.com. You can search on specific terms or keywords:

http://images.google...amp;q=payhauler

#5 Jairus

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Posted 16 January 2007 - 03:37 PM

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Posted 18 January 2007 - 09:43 AM

Dang J., time to put yur ol' Fuzzster into tha bodyshoppe for some body re-working an' a new paint job eh? roflmao :D :lol:
Is that a Japanese tintoy J.?

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Posted 18 January 2007 - 11:37 AM

Yep and maybe it needs a little work but it can still outrun you Zeb!
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