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  1. Tesla added a post in a topic Stretched Lone Star   

    That's a fine looking Lonestar Chris and an awesome paint job! 
  2. Tesla added a topic in Tips, Tricks, and Tutorials   

    Cutting music wire
    Since music wire is hardened steel, it's difficult to cut without the proper tool. Regular wire cutters can easily be ruined. I found this cutter at Home Depot and it works great! For my current project I'm using .047 music wire and this tool cut it with ease.
    For those who have a Dremel ( I don't), you're able to cut it. I paid $9.00 for them...well worth it!
     
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  3. Tesla added a post in a topic Mack DM600 roll-off truck 08-28-15 update   

    Thanks everyone! I think it was good to take a break from building for awhile. When it starts to feel like you have to do it instead of wanting to, a little time off can be a positive thing
  4. Tesla added a post in a topic Mack DM600 roll-off truck 08-28-15 update   

    08-28-15 Update:

    I can’t believe it’s been two months since the last update. It feels good to be back on the bench!

    Both lift cylinders are built along with the reeving cylinder and sheaves. Here’s some mockup pics to date:













    I’m pleased with the results so far…now I’ll make the final fit adjustments.

    I’ll be focusing on plans for the container and start construction in the near future.

     

  5. Tesla added a post in a topic Freightliner FLC with Great Dane Reefer   

    Excellent work all around Robert!
  6. Tesla added a post in a topic 1988ish Paystar 5000 ( small update 8-26-15)   

    Looks real nice Sam. I agree with Brian on the resin options.  
  7. Tesla added a post in a topic hope you guys like this   

    Thanks for sharing this information. I'm surprised to see the '59 logger equipped with chain drive...interesting!
  8. Tesla added a post in a topic 1929 Coleman 4wd   

    Your builds never disappoint...excellent!
  9. Tesla added a post in a topic Old Brockway Mixer rebuild.....   

    Bill, this is a nice project and I'm looking forward to your progress
  10. Tesla added a post in a topic GFLF Simba 8x8 (Wheels 08-22-2015)   

    Looks good JT...glad to see you back on this build.
  11. Tesla added a post in a topic miniature piano hinges for semi trucks   

    Thanks Jeff.
  12. Tesla added a post in a topic 75 Autocar dump truck cummins big cam 3 400hp   

    Gotta love an Autocar!
  13. Tesla added a post in a topic corbitt   

    Sharp looking build Jacobus.
  14. Tesla added a post in a topic Autocar DC9964B Dumper   

    Terry the hinges look terrific!!! I will definitely keep this in mind. The truck is shaping up nice...a real workhorse. 
  15. Tesla added a post in a topic Current truck aftermarket?   

    Clayton, check this link to Daniel Gailloux's photobucket: http://s429.photobucket.com/user/danielgailloux/library/?sort=2&page=0 
    On the left side, scroll down until you see Plaskit listings and you'll find all his products and pictures.
    I wish Gary Wallace had a site to view his products.