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1967 Ford Fairlane DESPERATO box art model

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#21 RodBurNeR


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Posted 22 April 2007 - 10:49 AM

just thought some of you might enjoy some more pics! :D

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when i was polishing it i went through the clear on the high edges where it's painted black. i decided right there i was not going to wet sand the black areas in fear of repainting and decaling again. here is a pic that shows the reflection given against a ruler, can ya see the inches? hehe!
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this is how it looked when i got it....
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Posted 22 April 2007 - 10:55 AM

That is fantastic. Very well done restoration.

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Posted 22 April 2007 - 12:47 PM

Very nice build ... guess spell check hadn't been invented at the time that kit was produced, though!

LOL exactly! I knew this and I wondered if they did it on purpose for some reason? :?

Maybe it's supposed to be pronounced with some kind of Mexican accent.... :wink: Otherwise you'll just have to dig up some old employee from the old days of AMT. Maybe Mark Gustavson knows? Or Jim Keeler?
Cool model! I like the idea of box art models, it's not something you see very much. But I think it's very cool.