bigzm125

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About bigzm125

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  • Location Birmingham
  • Full Name Zachary Mickel

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  1. bigzm125 added a post in a topic Oval air cleaner   

    Man people like you make this the best forum around!!! Exactly what I'm looking for. 
    Pm sent 
  2. bigzm125 added a topic in Wanted!   

    Oval air cleaner
    Hey guys. Been working on the 49 mercury revell kit for the past decade it seems.  Trying to jazz up the pretty boring engine the kit comes with by adding some new parts. Already have caddilac valve covers on it with a new alternator and fan.  Last part to top it off would be a oval air cleaner to sit atop the three carburetors. I have seen the one that comes with the older camaro kits and think that would look great. If any of you guys or girls have that part that would like to trade or donate to me 😊, it would be awesome!! Any ideas on my motor are welcome too. Here's a few picks of what I have so far. 




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  3. bigzm125 added a post in a topic Stripping!   

    Exactly what I was looking for! Thanks man!!
  4. bigzm125 added a topic in Model Building Questions and Answers   

    Stripping!
    Little misleading title, but hope I'm posting this on the right forum ha. Im looking for a process that effectively strips the body of top coat and primer with out eating into the plastic. Only methods I found to kinda work either took all day or when I come back to check on the body it's half gone. What products have you guys got to work for you?? Love to hear all your knowledge!
    Thanks
    Zach
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  5. bigzm125 added a post in a topic '41 Willys Gasser   

    Ahh man, you guys are flattering ☺️. But really I can't say how much I appreciate the positive feedback on my car that I've worked pretty hard on. Can't wait to show you all the finish product!! Thanks again!!
  6. bigzm125 added a topic in Drag Racing Models   

    '41 Willys Gasser
    Decided to to my own take on a really cool classic. Always loved hot rods specially in bright colors. It's right out of the box with just spark plugs and hand built distributor added for right now. Body is being painted and should be good to go in a couple of days. Hope you guys enjoy it!!














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  7. bigzm125 added a post in a topic 70 chevelle tropical turquoise   

    Pretty much my favorite color on my favorite car. Love it!!!
  8. bigzm125 added a post in a topic 1975 Plymouth Duster Funny Car   

    Yea is nobody's specifically. Made up the combo myself. Hope that's OK
  9. bigzm125 added a post in a topic 1975 Plymouth Duster Funny Car   

    Hows it going guys. Just a small update on my car. I applied a few decals to the body that i had lying around. The Plymouth Logo came from the Revell Superbird kit and works well i think. I also but the parachute on and wired it with medical tape and scrap wire. The chassis is about 85% done. Hope you all like it!!












  10. bigzm125 added a post in a topic 1975 Plymouth Duster Funny Car   

    Its originally the Tom McEwen Navy Mongoose but i went a different route.
  11. bigzm125 added a post in a topic 1975 Plymouth Duster Funny Car   

    Getting some time on my hands decided to work on my model. The time away from it was a positive thing i think though. I changed the body color to a pink raspberry with a single racing stripe. Plumbed the oil lines on the engine and made a fuel injection system. First time trying to do both. Should be done with this car in about a week. Please stay tuned in on it!!


















  12. bigzm125 added a post in a topic 2012 - Is it really over?   

    Really cool rides man. Especially the GTO
  13. bigzm125 added a post in a topic 1979 Pro-Street Camaro   

    Thanks guys. Your all real encouraging!
  14. bigzm125 added a topic in Under Glass   

    1979 Pro-Street Camaro
    I finished this not to long ago. Stopped working on it for a while cause the color made me want to vomit. The whole car is straight outta the box from revell and I wired the engine myself. Hope you all enjoy!


















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  15. bigzm125 added a post in a topic 1979 Camaro   

    Thanks! There actually stock from the kit. Just back washed up and red center hub