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58 Edsel Ranger 4 door Sheriff car-Some outdoor shots


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#1 MkowaPhD

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Posted 25 August 2007 - 03:44 PM

*More Pictures* http://s21.photobuck.....0Ranger 4DSD/
I just completed the Edsel Ranger 4door Sheriff car. I used the the AMT Edsel 2 door Pacer kit, made the sedan posts, rescribed the body for a 4 door car. I also used a 67 Ford 427 for its block to replicate a 430 MEL engine which a few Pacers were found to have had..all Canadian cars. I used the "what if?" method of apprioach also. If they found a couple of 430's in the Ford based Ranger/Pacer series, what prohibits me from adding a Paxton supercharger as the 57 T-Birds and Fords had them as an option on the 312 series engines. Here she is...
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Edited by MkowaPhD, 26 August 2007 - 10:24 AM.


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Posted 25 August 2007 - 04:04 PM

MIKE!! Good to see you made the jump too.

Nice looking car as always. I dig the old cop cars!

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Posted 25 August 2007 - 06:42 PM

MIKE!! Good to see you made the jump too.

Nice looking car as always. I dig the old cop cars!


Thanks Jeff, It's not really a 'jump' just a 'skip!' I'll be in both places.
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Posted 25 August 2007 - 06:44 PM

Looks good, Doc!! Doesn't exactly foll off the tongue, though - Edsel Interceptor?? I've never seen one in service, but I know that Amblewagon converted a few Edsel wagons into ambulettes. Still, a classy model all the way!! :D

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Posted 26 August 2007 - 10:28 AM

Before we got some t-storms...
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Posted 26 August 2007 - 11:18 AM

Hey Mike...that's a pretty slick conversion. Nice color too...a little "flashy" for an Edsel cop car, but I guess in the right jurisdiction...