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1/16 peterbilt cabover (scratch built) UPDATE


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#1 williamchevelleman1972

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Posted 04 May 2013 - 11:16 AM

just started my 1/16 peterbilt cabover.

 

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Edited by williamchevelleman1972, 16 May 2013 - 03:59 PM.


#2 chuckyr

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Posted 04 May 2013 - 11:56 AM

Great start.



#3 williamchevelleman1972

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Posted 04 May 2013 - 12:01 PM

thanks. this makes the fifth cabover ive built so far in 1/16



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Posted 04 May 2013 - 02:12 PM

That looks outstanding so far! B)  I've only done one, a 1/16 KW COE, but I know how much work is involved in making a cab from scratch.



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Posted 05 May 2013 - 05:49 PM

Very nice work....Where in the world is everybody getting those tires....They look AWESOME!!!!!



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Posted 06 May 2013 - 09:43 AM

Why not resin cast it up?

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Posted 06 May 2013 - 10:04 AM

Where in the world is everybody getting those tires....They look AWESOME!!!!!

 

Same seller, two different tread styles...

 

http://www.ebay.com/...=item3cd1606813

 

http://www.ebay.com/...=item4d0c427f9d



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Posted 16 May 2013 - 03:58 PM

update pictures! you can see that there is  two peterbilt cabs im building at the same time.

 

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Posted 16 May 2013 - 04:14 PM

Nice work William ...................... What would it take to get one?

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Posted 16 May 2013 - 04:38 PM

I almost miss this thread. I love the work you have done! I'll be watching this one for shure. Keep up the good work man.



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Posted 16 May 2013 - 06:58 PM

Very nice work....I like what I'm seeing....And thanks for the links....


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Posted 17 May 2013 - 03:02 PM

Those are awesome, William. B)  Now cast 'em up in resin and sell 'em! :D



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Posted 17 May 2013 - 07:48 PM

Very nice looking truck I got start building bigger able to see more details

 



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Posted 20 May 2013 - 06:40 AM

Wow William how did I miss this one,those cabs look amazing!!!

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Posted 22 May 2013 - 06:40 PM

That is a great job William, look forward to more updates, when are you going to master one and have it cast?



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Posted 23 May 2013 - 03:31 PM

when i find someone that will cast it ill cast it but i cant find anyone that would be willing to cast it.



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Posted 27 May 2013 - 11:39 AM

Have you asked Eric at P&P?



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Posted 27 October 2013 - 06:32 AM

william ware in the world did you get those wide rear tires? those are awesome, i would like to know ware you got them? i have plans of building a 1/16 scale racing show hauler, if you can just email me at (normsracingart@yahoo.com) thanks william....stormin norman



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Posted 27 October 2013 - 10:23 AM

I sent you an email on the tires.



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Posted 27 October 2013 - 05:53 PM

Very cool. Great scratch building there.

Ben