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Brian_R

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  1. Brian_R added a post in a topic Fran Hernandez 32 3 window   

    Mark,
    Just so you're aware -
    We were at the NHRA museum and compared the Revell 3 window body to a 1:1 stocker on the floor.
    It looked like the kit had about a 1" or 2" chop.
    When the kit first came out I think I remember this discussion about it.
    I want to make a stock looking 3 window and the slight chop isn't going to stop me.
    If you're not showing it with a 1:1, you can't really tell.
    Brian
  2. Brian_R added a post in a topic Decided to sign up   

    Never know where you'll show up.
    Brian
  3. Brian_R added a post in a topic 1967 El Caminaro   

    Curt,
    I like the "gas struts" on the rear cover - are they actually holding the cover up by friction or is there something else?
    Brian
  4. Brian_R added a post in a topic X-Acto with an LED Light built in - Hobby Lobby   

    This seems like a good idea for my Bare Metal knife so I had to go get one.
  5. Brian_R added a post in a topic Fireball AFB Max Wedge Carbs   

    I just got the FMR-082 Carter AFB carbs for the 68 - 69 hemi in the mail today.
    I agree, and they are spectacular too !!!!
     
  6. Brian_R added a post in a topic 1963 LeMans 421 SD Coupes   

    And when the racing career was over:

    Brian
  7. Brian_R added a post in a topic Barchetta headlights   

    Found the answer
  8. Brian_R added a post in a topic 427 SOHC valve covers   

    Gary,
    It didn't take Google too long to find two SOHC pics with bottom plugs.
    Brian
    http://www.macsmotorcitygarage.com/2014/08/21/cammer-the-real-story-of-the-legendary-ford-427-sohc-v8/
  9. Brian_R added a post in a topic So nobody has a comment?   

    Just got back from the Post Office with my "polybag" issue.
    Give me a few minutes to relax and I'll open it.
  10. Brian_R added a post in a topic Just one from me for '15   

    Bill,
    Thanks for the quick reply.
    I guess I'll try shopping locally first.
    Brian
  11. Brian_R added a post in a topic Just one from me for '15   

    Bill,
    A couple of questions about “Clear stencil sheet”.
    When I put that search into Amazon I got:
    Grafix Clear Craft Plastic .007 Thickness 12-Inch by 12-Inch, Pack of 25
    Does this sound like the same stuff?
    Also, are you saying that you can thermoform this?
    Any other reasons why this is your favorite?  (scratch resistant or just the clarity)
    Brian
  12. Brian_R added a post in a topic Shocking news!   

    Well, I just assembled mine, now to find some plastic to terrorize.
    Brian
  13. Brian_R added a post in a topic My Lower Left Coast NNL pictures.   

    Charlie,
    Thanks for the kind words.
    Brian
     

     
     
  14. Brian_R added a post in a topic Improved Lighting & Magnification Options?   

    Gabriel,
    Go to your local welding supply and get a sheepskin sweatband.
    They have snaps and make the band much more comfortable.
    They look like: http://store.cyberweld.com/coshsw.html
    Tillman Sheepskin Headgear Sweatband 560 - $5.95
    Brian
  15. Brian_R added a post in a topic 49 Ford...   

    John,
    I remember that one.
    Glad to see you back.
    Brian