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#1 Platerpants

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Posted 17 March 2013 - 09:06 AM

Picked this up today at the Cleveland piston powered autorama for 10 bucks open but complete, im thinking red paint and posibly an old 60s cougar stripe not sure though and maybe even a modernized ford 427 cammer with a supercharger on it.0317131425_zps5def8f7d.jpg


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Posted 19 March 2013 - 10:11 AM

little paint thrown at it. and the 427 aint gonna happen.

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Posted 20 March 2013 - 09:44 AM

misted the chassis with brown and tan for a salted rusting look cuz its an ohio car. not gonna rust the body just thought id try something new.

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Posted 20 March 2013 - 09:58 AM

Looks just like the underside of all my 1:1 cars!  Good job.  

 

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Posted 20 March 2013 - 10:06 AM

thats cool how you did that underside



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Posted 20 March 2013 - 11:36 AM

Looks just like the underside of all my 1:1 cars!  Good job.  

 

Roy

lol this ohio snow belt plus over usage of salt causes my 1:1 and everyone elses to turn to crust especially if its a 21 year old buick riviera, or any 90s gm



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Posted 22 March 2013 - 10:41 AM

just some interior work and test fit shots on a custom made lift i made from cardboard and popsicle sticks. The little guy in the picture is me im actually in training to be a mechanic.

 

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Posted 23 March 2013 - 03:18 AM

Did plug wires and am working on an oil dipstick.downsize_zpsb0205090.jpg0323130900_zpsffc5a848.jpg



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Posted 23 March 2013 - 05:48 AM

Great Detailing!

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Posted 24 March 2013 - 04:31 AM

Great Detailing!

 

thanks Ira means a lot from the king of kit-bash  She's ready for under glass section gotta find the good camera, here's an update on the engine, wired, and painted up the supercharger didn't wanna play nice so the hood sits up a little.xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx