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#361 Darbo

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Posted 07 March 2013 - 12:08 PM

Outstanding work John, Can't wait to see some paint on it!



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Posted 07 March 2013 - 01:47 PM

Now the best part, the stages just before paint. This thing is gonna look awesome!!

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Posted 07 March 2013 - 04:15 PM

Can't wait to see the finished project. You are a builder that is taking it over the top.



#364 Mooneyzs

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Posted 07 March 2013 - 04:40 PM

John.... The bodywork looks great and I can't wait to see the paint on this. Keep up the great work

#365 my80malibu

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Posted 07 March 2013 - 04:57 PM

Another Wicked Ride John, I am starting to like the Girls you go out with.



#366 XJ6

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Posted 07 March 2013 - 07:33 PM

AHH....So what you build "Great Models"......Something so simple to do.....I will just do it my self....but could you PLEASE help me along...Please....Please...

 

Love your Work....and it was great seeing your work...at the NNL West..... at least now i know they are REAL....

 

You are amazing...

 

Hat's off to ya....

 

Cheers...Don aka XJ6



#367 gautreau

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Posted 07 March 2013 - 07:58 PM

Another stunning build. Can't wait to see the end result.



#368 Pro Wrench

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Posted 07 March 2013 - 08:39 PM

All that custom body work done (and to perfection I might add) on a 1/25 scale car and the one thing that gets noticed the most is that a set of KIT STOCK valve covers are on upside down. Actually pretty funny when you think about it. As far as the "beauty" of the 1:1 subject matter, sure, it might not be some peoples cup of tea including mine. Then again, scalemaster's Super 7 and kennb's MG aren't either but one cannot deny the pure skill in the amount of customizing and scratchbuilding that has to be done to reproduce them in scale. Stuff like that is EXACTLY why I joined this forum in the first place. My hat's off to ALL of you as I strive to perfect my skill to at least some fraction of yours.



#369 Bill Edman

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Posted 07 March 2013 - 08:44 PM

knowing the real car as well as i do this is spot on john cannot wait for paint



#370 blunc

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Posted 07 March 2013 - 10:37 PM

I noticed and really like the extra work John put into all six of the carbs on this engine.
Bravo!

#371 gasser59

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Posted 08 March 2013 - 03:20 AM

Dumbfounded. Just caught up with this thread and although the syle of vehicle doesn't appeal to me, the creative and skillfull craftsmanship does. Completely over the top John.

 

Will we be seeing this next month John?



#372 Mooneyzs

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Posted 08 March 2013 - 11:21 AM

Dumbfounded. Just caught up with this thread and although the syle of vehicle doesn't appeal to me, the creative and skillfull craftsmanship does. Completely over the top John.
 
Will we be seeing this next month John?


Brad when I saw John at the NNLs this year. He mentioned to me he should have it done by the Desert Scale Classic. I Cant wait to see this in person.

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Posted 09 March 2013 - 04:47 AM

wow John , looks like you should be ready for some pink and green real soon, looking killer as usual my friend!! I wish I could make it to the desert scale to see your stuff and B.S.



#374 John Teresi

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Posted 09 March 2013 - 08:09 AM

Hello........thank you all so very much for your kind comments.......I asked my friend Eric "TRUESCALE":  a full blown custom car painter advice on the colors for this paint job..........I finished the body work and shot the H.O.K. white base coat.......then I shot the H.O.K. snow white pearl.......then I mixed a custom "Cotton Candy" color using H.O.K. snow white pearl with a few drops of  H.O.K. Kandy pink and a few drops of Dupont pink........then I fogged the body with H.O.K Kandy pink........I will do the flames in a couple of days after the paint cures.......thanks for looking.

 

 

 

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#375 James2

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Posted 09 March 2013 - 08:11 AM

Looking real good, JT. Won't be long now!



#376 John Teresi

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Posted 09 March 2013 - 08:11 AM

few more progress photos.

 

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#377 MAGNUM4342

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Posted 09 March 2013 - 08:13 AM

Paint came out great John! B)  B) B)  B)  



#378 John Teresi

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Posted 09 March 2013 - 08:14 AM

and a few more........thanks.

 

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Posted 09 March 2013 - 08:22 AM

WOW.... JUST PLAIN WOW.....

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Posted 09 March 2013 - 08:27 AM

John, you have another work of styrene art! The paint may not be finished yet, but it looks great so far, bravo on another step to completion!