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AMT / MPC Funnycar ft axle Question


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#1 gtx6970

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Posted 12 March 2013 - 05:20 AM

Anyone know of the ft axle in the new MPC Mustang funnycars are  wider , narrower or same as the one in the Challenger funnycar.?

 

The one in the challenger just looks to narrow / wrong for the body. And I have an older builtup of a Soapy Sales car where the ft axle is wider and so much better looking. I just don't know if its the original kit axle or not.

 

I have a few Barry Setzer Vega FC builtups and the ft axle in all of them is definitly wider than the challenger axle


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#2 Chris in Berwyn

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Posted 12 March 2013 - 02:14 PM

The challenger and Kalitta Mustang axles are both the same width, altho the axles themselves are a bit different.  The axle in the Blue Max MPC/AMT reissue of a few years back is narrower than the two I just mentioned.