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#1 chadrob30

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Posted 22 May 2013 - 12:12 PM

The Jeep looks like it's 1:26 or 1:27 scale and is basically a curbside...haven't opened up the Mustang yet.

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Posted 22 May 2013 - 12:25 PM

I want to build both!! Is the Jeep a new release?



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Posted 22 May 2013 - 12:30 PM

It's a new release of an old kit. I believe it was a diecast kit originally. It's basically a curbside.



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Posted 22 May 2013 - 12:32 PM

Still could do some cool roll cages and suspension work on one!



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Posted 22 May 2013 - 12:34 PM

Yea, this has coil springs and "working" suspension.



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Posted 22 May 2013 - 12:36 PM

Here are the parts trees.

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Posted 22 May 2013 - 12:41 PM

Looks like that "engine" could be cut out pretty easy.......maybe a Hemi swap is in order?



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Posted 22 May 2013 - 12:47 PM

Heck yea!



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Posted 22 May 2013 - 12:57 PM

Oh man you could go crazy on the suspension.

Maybe even go old school with a 304 or a 360.

Don't quoit me on the 360. I can't remember if

that is right,might been a 406.Must be my all timers

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Posted 22 May 2013 - 03:45 PM

I saw both of these at the hobby shop tonight and wanted to get both, but didn't. I was a little disappointed about the "curbside" aspect of it. Nice tires though.

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Posted 22 May 2013 - 03:58 PM

Yea, the thing is so small I don't know why I bought it. Excited about the Mustang though. Going to try and make a bracket racer out of it.