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hey Guys , my first scratch built piece of linkage


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#1 CrazyGirl

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Posted 21 March 2013 - 02:52 PM

i am rather excited here , i made my first scratch built part for linkage for the brakes , tell me what you think , and don't hold back please008-2_zpsd99aed28.jpg



#2 Craig Irwin

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Posted 21 March 2013 - 03:00 PM

Good sharp bends, sides are nice and parallel, looks good to me!



#3 lanesteele240

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Posted 21 March 2013 - 03:01 PM

Well congratulations. :)


#4 CrazyGirl

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Posted 21 March 2013 - 03:19 PM

this is good pratice and what fun this is , this brake pedal will be through the floorboard and my little piece will work cool !!! i am so happy with myself ,, that calls for a coffee009-2_zps338823b1.jpg



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Posted 21 March 2013 - 03:25 PM

Welcome to the joys of scratch building......now you can make what you can't find :D

Looks good,,,,,,,you have a great microscope,,,better than mine. :P

Kenn



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Posted 21 March 2013 - 04:29 PM

great job! very rewarding isn't it Anne? and fun too



#7 Ford guy

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Posted 21 March 2013 - 04:39 PM

Good job Anne. Way to scratch build. Makes modeling more fun.

 

Roy



#8 Ramfins59

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Posted 21 March 2013 - 05:10 PM

Great job Anne.  You go girl...!!



#9 Mooneyzs

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Posted 21 March 2013 - 05:46 PM

Nice work Anne.... It looks great. Scratch building can be lots of fun. then again some parts it seems like it takes me a few tries to get that right look I am looking for or the first couple I am not quite happy with  :lol:



#10 Pete J.

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Posted 21 March 2013 - 07:05 PM

So, where did you find that giant set of calipers? :lol:  :lol: :lol:  Very nice piece!



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Posted 21 March 2013 - 07:45 PM

Very well done Anne. You're quickly getting a grip on this model building thing. Congrats. I can't wait to see your first finished build.



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Posted 21 March 2013 - 08:04 PM

nice bracket! :)

are ya gonna scratch build the brake pedal next?

Edited by blunc, 21 March 2013 - 08:05 PM.


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Posted 22 March 2013 - 12:23 AM

Excellent job!

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Posted 22 March 2013 - 01:32 AM

Good sharp bends, sides are nice and parallel, looks good to me!

 

There can't be more said than Craig did .... small things can be beautiful!



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Posted 22 March 2013 - 02:18 AM

Way to go, Anne.