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triplelindy

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About triplelindy

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  • Scale I Build 1/24 1/25

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  • Location southfield, mit
  • Full Name Mike Short

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  1. triplelindy added a post in a topic Dose anybody Resin cast 72' Roadrunner   

    Check with Missing Link Resin. I know he does the front  and rear bumpers, and grille.
  2. triplelindy added a post in a topic '70 Chrysler custom   

     I dont like lowered big wheeled cars. But this is an exception. Love it.
  3. triplelindy added a post in a topic Moebius 1971 Ford pickup...lifted 4x4   

    Scenes Unlimited sells the whole line of So Real tires redone in much softer Rubber. He also remastered the old Ground Hog, putting the lettering on both sides so they are in the correct direction. Something to check out then...
  4. triplelindy added a post in a topic Looking for replacement GoodYear tires for Revell truck kits ?   

    Dan at Scenes unlimited has them cast in Rubber, plus many more truck tires.
  5. triplelindy added a post in a topic 63 Fairlane Restored Promo   

    That turned out beautiful. Would like to see some of your other built models.
  6. triplelindy added a post in a topic 1/12 `69 Camaro Z/28 Cross-Ram...Black   

    Fantastic job. Im a few years late seeing it, just saw it today. Im only 3 years behind.
  7. triplelindy added a post in a topic 1957 Suburban 4x4 Maisto   

    Very nice . Which one did that one start out as? Was that trim on the front fender?
  8. triplelindy added a post in a topic 1957 Suburban 4x4 Maisto   

    Thanks for the comments. Have recently been noticing the some of the different bodies availible in 1/24 from some of these cheaper brands. They have a lot of potential.
  9. triplelindy added a topic in Diecast and Resincast Models   

    1957 Suburban 4x4 Maisto
    This started out s a 2wd Maisto 57 Suburban. I swapped it onto a M2 1959 GMC 4x4 chassis. Tires, wheels and rear trailer hitch from Scenes unlimited.Semi detailed the interior. I also stripped the chrome going for the base stripper look.






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  10. triplelindy added a post in a topic 1959 GMC 4x4 Pickup   

    A lot of grinding in the front of the suburban and the frame.. The chassis length is right,you just have to make it fit. It was a messy swap (dremel) on the diecast. I cut the inner fender wells of the maisto chassis to fill the big gap in the rear. But it was worth all the effort. It is mostly done now.
  11. triplelindy added a post in a topic 1959 GMC 4x4 Pickup   

    And my Maisto 57 Suburban, still in progress.Swapped onto the M2 chassis. Tires and wheels from Scenes unlimited.



  12. triplelindy added a post in a topic 1959 GMC 4x4 Pickup   

    M2 also makes this Cameo. It was a 2wd I swapped the 4x4 chassis from the red truck. Again tires and wheels from Scenes Unlimited.



  13. triplelindy added a post in a topic 1959 GMC 4x4 Pickup   

    Very nice truck. I have modified a few of them. This one is still in progress. Tires and wheels from Scenes unlimited.



  14. triplelindy added a post in a topic What cars interest you in resin 1/25   

    How about a 1970 Buick Riviera. Never been done in plastic (promo) or resin.
  15. triplelindy added a post in a topic Anyone make a resin '68 Ranchero?   

    RMR resin does a 68 or 69. I dont know the difference.I have it, pretty nice.