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#1 woody .

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Posted 01 December 2012 - 12:41 PM

This will be my 2nd build here i dont know what iam getting myself into but one thing for sure there wont be any chrome and it will be a satin finish so throw some color ideas out. here is kinda what i was thinking on the stance.

 

                          

 

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Posted 01 December 2012 - 12:49 PM

drak blue top and white on bottom

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Posted 01 December 2012 - 01:02 PM

purple n lavinder



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Posted 01 December 2012 - 02:04 PM

Bahamas Blue Bottom... Ivory Top ...Sprayed Satin Lacquer...



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Posted 01 December 2012 - 04:29 PM

Looks good, How about flat black with a testors lime ice lacquer roof?

#6 woody .

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Posted 02 December 2012 - 01:31 AM

Thanks guys for the color input. Today will be chrome removal on all the parts and go looking for a engine.



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Posted 02 December 2012 - 06:44 PM

How about matte metallic silver? And then do all the previously chromie bits in flat black? 


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Posted 08 December 2012 - 03:34 PM

Trying to come up with a engine idea.

 

 

 

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Posted 08 December 2012 - 04:45 PM

allison V12



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Posted 12 December 2012 - 05:17 PM

is that a blown 302 or a caddy from the 49 ford :wub:



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Posted 15 December 2012 - 02:00 AM

is that a blown 302 or a caddy from the 49 ford :wub:

 

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Posted 15 December 2012 - 04:06 AM

Tamiya Blue/Green Irid over satin black, sealed with matte.

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Posted 15 December 2012 - 05:51 AM

rustic brown,--think about old leather aviation army jacket-- , and some pin up chic on the bottom fender,white walls, red steel wheels,  cream  interior



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Posted 06 January 2013 - 01:18 PM

Got started on the engine no plug wires or fuel lines yet.

 

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