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#1 Gray Smith

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Posted 30 June 2011 - 08:11 AM

Anyone know where I can get the white freightliner coe photoetch from? Ive seen it in pics and its got some nice bits. Im getting to a finishing soon stage for my daycab single drive build and would like a little extra detail.....

Anyone? Bueller?...lol

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Gray

#2 Jim B

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Posted 30 June 2011 - 09:36 AM

Check with The Model Maker Shop. He has them listed in the "Additional Parts" section. They're made by Czech Truck Modell.

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Posted 30 June 2011 - 10:04 AM

That is where I bought mine, it is an awesome detail kit! Really look forward to using it soon.

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Posted 30 June 2011 - 01:32 PM

I'm not familiar with any from the Model Maker Shop? Harald Weber in Germany made a very nice, very complete set specifically for the AMT White Freightliner kits. It is very advanced and requires soldering on the grill, side steps and some other items. I have pics of the photo etch frets on my Fotki site.
http://www.public.fotki.com/lotso

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Posted 30 June 2011 - 01:53 PM

I have Harald Weber's set. For a few extra dollars, he did the soldering for me. Here's the grille from that set.

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The other set mentioned above by Czech truck Modell is very nice and has A LOT of goodies, including 2 grilles. One is like this one, and the other is the later 2 bar grille introduced in the mid-70s. If you have more than one Freightliner kit, you'll want more of this set after you get the first one.

Edited by FlatbedKW, 30 June 2011 - 01:57 PM.


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Posted 01 August 2013 - 09:10 PM

Are the Harold Weber and Czech Truck Model items still available?



#7 jacobus

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Posted 02 August 2013 - 02:03 AM

czech items are stil available

and new things for peterbilt and europe trucks

he has gmc , international lonestar and see some prostar thongs

kenworth and white freightliner

real nice stuf [ but little fingers and tweezers work , and good eyes ]

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Posted 02 August 2013 - 03:56 AM

this is where I get my stuff from http://www.car-model-kit.com/ super fast shipping to boot.



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Posted 02 August 2013 - 04:26 PM

Thanks for the tip

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Posted 02 August 2013 - 05:15 PM

this is where I get my stuff from http://www.car-model-kit.com/ super fast shipping to boot.

Great! Another supplier we can use!



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Posted 12 August 2013 - 03:26 AM

In fact the etch is developed and produced in the Czech Republic by a friend of ours Jan Rosecky. His stuff is really good and accurate. He has etch for the Lonestar/Prostar as well.

 

Check out his website. Scroll a bit and you will find English language. 

 

http://www.liaznavzd...edtrans/ctm.php

 

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Posted 13 August 2013 - 06:54 AM

Hi. I' ve also this PE parts. It is awesome. But I bought it direct from CTM. I can tell that the souls of this company are Karel (specialist for U.S. trucks) and Jan (specialist for Euro Trucks).
I used PE from them on my GMC Astro 95 (conversion of chevy titan). You can see it in gallery. I'll planned also GMC but with big grille, this is also from them.
I've also White freightliner parts, W900 parts, Lonestar parts, such as accesories parts. New are PE parts for Iveco Stralis (maybe the best work from guys) and of course new Prostar. Such as preparing of some new parts for W900....