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About Frank

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  • Birthday 11/11/1939

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  1. Frank added a post in a topic 53 ford wagon emblems   

    Thanks guys, I will chase up a set from model car garage.
  2. Frank added a post in a topic What did you get today?   

    Hi, did you actually get the sloper body and all that other stuff from our friend in OZ. He must have decided to honour his commitments. Amazing.

  3. Frank added a topic in Wanted!   

    53 ford wagon emblems
    Hi, Does anyone know where I could get the emblems for the 53 Ford Country Squire wagon, photo etched or decals.
    Cheers.................... Frank 
    • 5 replies
  4. Frank added a post in a topic 1953 Ford Country Squire   

    Hi Ben, anymore progress on this build.Very interested to see how it's going.
  5. Frank added a post in a topic What did you get today?   

    Hi Pat, who are you buying the kit from in OZ

  6. Frank added a post in a topic Attention Canadian modelers   

    Hi Misha, in Australia Ford used the same body from
    55 to 59, that's the reason they used the Canadian Meteor grill as a facelift in 58 and 59.
  7. Frank added a topic in On The Workbench   

    56 to 55 Ford conversion
     I am attempting to convert an AMT 56 ford to a 55, I have a "55 grill" from the Revell Jukebox Ford that I had cast in resin and am
    modifying it to represent a stock grill. I also have RHD dash that is being modified to suit. 

    Chrome grill as supplied for the jukebox Ford

    I am starting to modify the casting to a stock grill, next to is to remove the bumper, is too high.

    Then some more modifying to do on the dash, which was a 56.

    If this turns out ok, I have an Aussie 56 ute I will have a go at turning into a 58 Star model.

    More pics as I get more done.

    If you don't build it yourself it ain't yours.
    If at first you don't succeed throw it at the wall.  
    • 1 reply
  8. Frank added a topic in Model Building Questions and Answers   

    Attention Canadian modelers
    I am at the moment trying to replicate an Australian 1958 Ford Ute that owned some years ago. as these used the same grill as the
    1955 Canadian Ford Meteor, I was wondering if anyone does them in resin.
    • 3 replies
  9. Frank added a post in a topic STOCK 1932 FORD STANDARD 5 WINDOW COUPE 1/8 SCALE   

    I hate to be picky, but that is the wrong engine for a stock 32
  10. Frank added a topic in Wanted!   

    55 Ford
    Wanted 55 Ford grille and dash, plastic or resin.
    • 1 reply
  11. Frank added a topic in Car Aftermarket / Resin   

    55 Ford pars
    Does any caster make 55 Ford grill and dash.
    • 2 replies
  12. Frank added a post in a topic To ROLL or not ?   

    None of my models roll, not since I had a 1/8 big deuce rolled off a shelf and fell 6 feet to disaster onto the floor.
  13. Frank added a post in a topic Harry's birthday   

    Happy birthday Harry from an Aussie friend and fellow modeller.
  14. Frank added a post in a topic Revell '30 Model A Coupe X2   

    I have mastered and cast a resin  Sports Coupe.

  15. Frank added a post in a topic '36 Ford Phaeton   

    Hi, John, I have built one of these, they are great kits everything fits as it should. The only problem I have is that the correct steering wheel is not available.