JPolli

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  1. JPolli added a post in a topic Mack Cement MIxer   

     Thank you for the kind words.  The body is a resin AI Mack body over the International Pay Star 5000 Mixer chassis and mixer.  The paint is Tamiya Camel Yellow.  The decals are home made.
    Jim
  2. JPolli added a topic in Under Glass: Big Rigs   

    Mack Cement MIxer
    My first truck model build.  Hope u like.
    Jim







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  3. JPolli added a post in a topic Air Brake Diagram Question   

    Thanks so much Ken.  This article really helps.
    Jim
  4. JPolli added a topic in The Truck Stop   

    Air Brake Diagram Question
     Doing my first truck model build.  Might anyone have a simple diagram/schematic for plumbing the air brakes of a Mack B-61 Tandem frame they can post?   Thank you in advance.
    Jim
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  5. JPolli added a topic in Truck Aftermarket / Resin   

    1/25 scale lever handles
    Does anyone make 1/25 scale lever handles for lever valves ?

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  6. JPolli added a topic in Model Building Questions and Answers   

    Chrome Finish Methods?
    I have utilized Alclad, Bare Metal Foil, Testers Chrome Paint and chrome plating for producing a chrome finish. Has anyone used anything else that produces a realistic chrome finish for styrene and or resin?



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  7. JPolli added a post in a topic Two Tone painting of resin Mack 6 spoke wheels   

    Terry & Mark. Thanks for your reply. I really appreciate your help.

    Jim
  8. JPolli added a topic in The Truck Stop   

    Two Tone painting of resin Mack 6 spoke wheels
    Hi Guys

    New to truck modeling. Recently purchased a resin kit with Mack 6 spoke wheels. I want to two-tone these wheels (painting the rims one color and the inner wheel Mack "spiders"/spokes another). The Mack "spiders"/spokes are attached to the outer rims. Might anyone have suggestions for doing this other than spraying the entire rim and "spiders/spokes" and finishing with brush painting. Thanks.

    Jim

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  9. JPolli added a post in a topic AITM= great resin parts!   

    Kudos to Dave Natale at American Industrial Truck Models. I ordered my first resin truck model from AI Truck Models and was quite impressed. The quality of resin and parts received was excellent. The turn around time was phenomenal! I talked with Dave on the phone and he was very courteous and helpful. Will not hesitate to do business with him again.

    Jim Polli
  10. JPolli added a topic in The Truck Stop   

    MPC Mack Cement Mixer Kit
    Might anyone know if there are plans of a reissue for the MPC Mack Tractor and Rex Mixer kit in the near future ?


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  11. JPolli added a post in a topic Calnaga Castings   

    Kudos to Steve Perry at Calnaga Resin. His resin is excellent along with a great turn around time. He even threw in a set of free decals with my last order. Guys, do not hesitate to do business with.

    Jim Polli
  12. JPolli added a post in a topic Mr. Unswitchable - Update 6-4-15   

    Bob

    Great job so far. Checking out one of the engine pics, I noticed a blow bye line leading to what looks like an old coffee can for a "puke can"? Might you plan on the detailing the engine like this? Am still anxious to hear what color/paint you are going to utilize. Keep up the good work.
  13. JPolli added a post in a topic Magic Muffler Fiat - Awful Awful/Fuel Altered   

    Tremendous build. Thanks for posting.
  14. JPolli added a post in a topic Mr. Unswitchable - Update 6-4-15   

    Bob

    What color/paint do you plan on using for your Mr. Unswitchable?
  15. JPolli added a post in a topic Henry J Twin Turbo - Final Mock-Up Pics 8-30   

    Phenomenal work Tim.