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Aluminum Willys Coupe: finished pictures posted 8/2/12


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#241 1930fordpickup

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Posted 01 August 2012 - 02:35 PM

AWESOME !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

#242 Art Laski

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Posted 01 August 2012 - 07:50 PM

It just keeps getting better, although I don't know how that's possible!

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Posted 02 August 2012 - 04:06 AM

What Danno said times three. That word needs to be added to the dictionary just because of this build. Totally amazing in every detail John. Love every bit of it.

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Posted 02 August 2012 - 04:14 AM

Great job, John. Looks like you've got the correct transmission, too!! :)


#245 Mooneyzs

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Posted 02 August 2012 - 04:27 AM

Man this is one killer build. yoy keeo settibg that bar higher and higher. wonder what your next project will be

#246 Ira

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Posted 02 August 2012 - 05:14 AM

AMAZING PAINT on an AMAZING BUILD!!!

Congratulations John this is Beautiful... :)

Thanks for sharing all of the Progress Photos!


By the way do you use glue when you stage the Pre-Painted, mock-up photos?

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#247 John Teresi

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Posted 02 August 2012 - 05:31 AM

AMAZING PAINT on an AMAZING BUILD!!!

Congratulations John this is Beautiful... :)

Thanks for sharing all of the Progress Photos!


By the way do you use glue when you stage the Pre-Painted, mock-up photos?

B)


Ira......yes, I use white glue and tape for pre-mock-up photos......thanks.

#248 John Teresi

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Posted 02 August 2012 - 05:38 AM

Hello........thank you all very much for the kind comments and for following along on this build........I have posted pictures in the "Underglass Section" follow the link bellow ........thanks.



http://www.modelcars...showtopic=62015
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Posted 02 August 2012 - 03:06 PM

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John,

I "LOVE" art!

I love the art that "YOU" build!!
Having said that , I would also like to say with all "sincerity"
That You Sir are "thee"

"Michealangelo of Modeling!!"

This build is the epitame of the hobby that We all strive for!!

(well for me cause I have a soft spot for Willys) :P

Thank You ever so much for sharing with Us all here!!
Later
Russ
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#250 Tom Kren

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Posted 02 August 2012 - 03:31 PM

WOW THAT IS WAY COOL GREAT JOB!!!!!

#251 Dr. Cranky

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Posted 02 August 2012 - 05:55 PM

Another jewel in your collection, John. Congrats and you should be proud of all your amazing creations. I know you are.

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Posted 02 August 2012 - 07:33 PM

THIS is modeling! You started with a plastic kit and made a model that appears to be real aluminum out of it, replicating a car that actually IS aluminum mthat was patterned after a plastic replica of a steel car! (Phew... ) And you flat-out NAILED the sucker! You, sir are a true artist!

#253 Tom Setzer

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Posted 02 August 2012 - 07:57 PM

Not only did teach this Old Dog something new, you also built a Trully GREAT Model!!!!

#254 mikemopar70

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Posted 03 August 2012 - 02:08 AM

Wow!
Your Willys looks like the real thing, i like the Alclad with dullcote combination....

Very nice details, excellent craftmanship.

Awesome, congratuations!

Mike...

#255 vaughn

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Posted 05 August 2012 - 08:53 AM

Love the build,the details,alclad.and the ghostly flames !!