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Bucket T

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  • Location New Messico
  • Full Name Randy Ring

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  1. Bucket T added a post in a topic '40 Ford coupe with just a touch of Winfield - more photos   

    Would never thought that it was your first fade.  Can't wait to see what you will do with more experience.
  2. Bucket T added a post in a topic More on Molotow pens   

    Had the same thing happen to my 1mm.  Haven't tried to clean it yet tho.
  3. Bucket T added a post in a topic Can you fuse two cars together?   

    I started one several years ago.  If all goes as planned, should be done in Jan. 2018.  I want to finish my Bugs Buggy first. 
  4. Bucket T added a post in a topic What did you get today?   

    Got this Falcon at a yard sale a few weeks ago for $1.  The main reason is that my late sister had a white one.  Used to listen to the Eagles on the 8track.  The second reason is that I can't remember the last time I found any kits at a yard sale or thrift market so I jumped at the chance.  I think the builders must get buried with their kits around here.  She's a little warped and the chassis is snapped in two.  I might fix it up.

  5. Bucket T added a post in a topic new for 2018   

    Thanks for the info Mark.
  6. Bucket T added a topic in Wanted!   

    drive in diner tray
    Anyone know where I can get a drive in diner tray in 1/25 scale?  No luck at the craft store or online. 
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  7. Bucket T added a post in a topic Chopped/sectioned 39/40 Ford   

    Oooh. Nice and clean.
  8. Bucket T added a topic in Under Glass   

    Aunt Evy's 71 Tbird
    Not a bad kit overall. Don't usually build showroom stock.  First time BMFing the scripts and emblems, painting, then scraping.  Probably the last time.  The only real prob I had was the chassis was warped.  Had to cut off the front and rear valences and mount separately.  First time using the chrome pen too.  The chrome decided to come out of the side more than the tip.  At first, I used tape as a mask, but used brushing mask for the windshield.  When I took off the masking with a qtip, it dulled the chrome a bit.  Tried to paint the whitewalls but they weren't molded very well, so I went with blackwalls.
     


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  9. Bucket T added a post in a topic Revell 30 Ford Coupe   

    Great build.
  10. Bucket T added a post in a topic 1927 Turtledeck T   

    Sweet!  A winner for sure.
  11. Bucket T added a post in a topic Hot Rod Movies on TCM   

    The first Hot Rod movie they showed last night was a Monogram Films production.  I wonder if it's related to the model company.
  12. Bucket T added a post in a topic 69 Street camaro. Monogram   

    Foiling the rocker panel isn't wrong. Build it your way.
  13. Bucket T added a post in a topic "Bull Horn"   

    It's on my to-to list. And, yes, have plans for new treads.  Nice build-up Dan!
  14. Bucket T added a post in a topic 34 rat rod pickup   

    Nailed it!