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#81 baddgass

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Posted 29 April 2011 - 01:14 PM

This is one of the nices builb i have ever said.

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Posted 30 April 2011 - 07:24 PM

^^ What Derrick said. :)
This is really starting to take shape man, looks excellent so far. B) I'm not familiar with this type of truck, but I would have to say, you are nailing it. ;)


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Posted 02 May 2011 - 01:53 AM

^^ What Derrick said. :)
This is really starting to take shape man, looks excellent so far. :lol: I'm not familiar with this type of truck, but I would have to say, you are nailing it. :lol:



hey thnx guys really appreciate the compliments

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Posted 04 May 2011 - 02:43 PM

Hey Joe..in your first post you were wondering if this belonged here? OH YEA.....over the line yes..also "outside" the box ETC.. if you looked up scratchbuilding, this would be the definitionPosted Image oh and I love fire trucks!..your gonna have to figure out some video of this when shes done...OUTSTANDING!..

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Posted 04 May 2011 - 07:33 PM

The interior is looking Great!!
Just needs some faces for for the gauges.
Excellent work still!!.
Thanks for sharing too...
Can't wait to see it on the Move :)

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Posted 04 May 2011 - 09:52 PM

Still outstanding ... each step of the way!



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#87 semijoe

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Posted 05 May 2011 - 01:29 AM

on this truck theres alot of 1st ive ever done on a truck for as scratch building. being on this forum has been a huge inspiration. the talent here is incredible

there some things i would like to make nicer,but its way to late for that. i do have some decals for the dash i found

also i really appreciate letting me have this build here. thank you for compliments, it really helping me

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Posted 05 May 2011 - 11:44 AM

sorry for the delays
installing sound and light kit. threres alot to to, just making sure i get everything right the 1st time

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Posted 06 May 2011 - 03:43 AM

received in the mfu (sound and light kit)

im almost done wiring up the rear, might have some picture of that by tonight

in the mean while as im moving along i paint the rear box and added a couple of detail peices and decals on the engine

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Posted 06 May 2011 - 09:39 AM

the top engine cover get 9 lights and lenses. im thinking there all running light

im installing 7 amber and 2 red lenses

heres a picture of the wiring

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Posted 06 May 2011 - 11:18 AM

alright ! got alot done today

was able to add top lenses but not bottom

im getting there on the rear, still need to make rear bumper brackets, paint bumper

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Posted 07 May 2011 - 09:18 PM

Man, this is looking waay kool Joe. :lol: Smokin' even.. :lol:
May I ask the source/brand of the light kit you're using ?? They look pretty close to "scale accurate". :angry: May be a handy item at some point.


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Posted 08 May 2011 - 01:37 AM

Man, this is looking waay kool Joe. ;) Smokin' even.. ;)
May I ask the source/brand of the light kit you're using ?? They look pretty close to "scale accurate". B) May be a handy item at some point.



im useing the tamiya mfu 56511 kit. if you dont want sound then theres othere kit to buy. the lenses are from 1/14 scale tamiya semi tractor kits

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Posted 11 May 2011 - 12:24 PM

finished the bumper

had to go from a sliding cover to a hinged lift cover



also must arround with bending diamond plate fo a step



let me know what you think as i need to make more steps



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Posted 15 May 2011 - 08:32 PM

im useing the tamiya mfu 56511 kit. if you dont want sound then theres othere kit to buy. the lenses are from 1/14 scale tamiya semi tractor kits

:lol: Thanks Joe. I better check them out, they look great.
The build is progressing nicely too....I like the steps, they look very correct, great work. ;) :blink:


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Posted 16 May 2011 - 01:57 AM

Total genius my friend. I'm loving it.

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Posted 16 May 2011 - 07:52 AM

Continues to be amazing!

Great work!!




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Posted 16 May 2011 - 02:03 PM

ive started on the bumper mounted cannon



it does work left/right and up/down



i need still have alot work with it. but the basics is started



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Posted 17 May 2011 - 04:08 AM

well ive had a hard time copying the 1:1 cannon, i tried to use a premade one, both didnt look right



so i kind of went with some that looked like it would do



its almost done, i just need to come up with some kind of mini bracket for the cable to operate up and down



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Posted 18 May 2011 - 07:16 AM

today ,ive added the rings arround the lenses and painted matt black

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