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#1 bryan_m

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Posted 13 November 2012 - 01:30 PM

ok guys, now that the 32 is done, i thought i would start on my 50 olds kit i scored the other day......

ive got some modelhaus xtra wide white walls for it, some sombrero hubcaps, and a set of lake pipes so far.

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what a good lookin car!

more madness to come
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Posted 13 November 2012 - 01:32 PM

heres the white walls, sombreros and lake pipes.........

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i think ill start with the engine.... more to come
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Posted 13 November 2012 - 01:32 PM

Nice choice. If this thing ends up looking anything like OLD SMOOTHIE you are going to end up with another great build. Cool.

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Posted 13 November 2012 - 01:33 PM

what a good lookin car!


Quite. Looking forward to your build.

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Posted 13 November 2012 - 01:35 PM

yea cranky i was thinkin about doing it in that style......

for you guys who havent seen "ol smoothie" here she is.....

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its probably one of my best builds......

more to come
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Posted 13 November 2012 - 01:35 PM

Is this going to be a shiny one ?

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Posted 13 November 2012 - 01:37 PM

i doubt it ray.....i will have a 69 nova coming soon that will be shiney. im building it for my girlfriend, she loves novas.

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Posted 13 November 2012 - 02:12 PM

im still trying to think of some ideas for this build....if you guys have any, throw `em at me........

i think its going to be light blue, with a white top.

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Posted 13 November 2012 - 02:26 PM

Light blue body with a white top. Also, for a name play around with the letters in OLDSMOBILE.

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Posted 13 November 2012 - 02:35 PM

OLDSMOBLUE?

BRYAN

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Posted 13 November 2012 - 02:56 PM

I like that.

SO BLUE OLDS

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Posted 13 November 2012 - 03:07 PM

that sounds good too buddy.......im sure we will come up with a final name, it will hit me, just gotta keep bouncin ideas off my head.....

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Posted 13 November 2012 - 03:15 PM

Recessed license plate?

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Posted 13 November 2012 - 03:19 PM

oooh...good idea cranky!

i collected some more parts......a caddy aircleaner by RMM, and a MAD distributor......

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more to come
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Posted 13 November 2012 - 03:35 PM

LOWMOBILE
Let's not forget the fuzzy dice Bryan, hee.

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Posted 13 November 2012 - 03:38 PM

i think i have a pair here Don!

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Posted 13 November 2012 - 03:50 PM

anagram is Oldsmobile = Mold So Bile? :blink:

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Posted 13 November 2012 - 03:52 PM

We all have a pair. Oh, you mean dice . Build it bold and it could the "The Boldsmobile " Are you going to open it up at all ? Blue and white sounds good.

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Posted 13 November 2012 - 03:56 PM

ha! thats great ray!

nah, im not gonna open anything.......it seems like when i do that i lose interest. i guess i hate makin door jambs! its easy on a early 30s car, there really isnt a door jamb to speak of......but one this new, i usually get discouraged.

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Posted 13 November 2012 - 04:11 PM

Hey Bryan, how about one of those old style barrel looking air conditioners on the passenger window ?