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      The Report function of the forum works well. If you see someone acting up, acting out, or just being an okole, use the Report function. It works! I have it set up so it not only sends me an email, but that email is then marked with a flag, and get's put to the top of my email list. I will try to access/look at the report/topic as soon as possible, but remember, I'm on a six hour time delay, and other mods not only have a life, but a real job as well.  k den

fat50

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  • Location Garden City, Mi.
  • Full Name Chris Traskos

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  1. fat50 added a post in a topic Jungle Jim Monza   

    I forgot all about the figures that came with the kit.  I darkened Pams hair and gave her glasses.

     
  2. fat50 added a topic in Drag Racing Models   

    Jungle Jim Monza
    Box Stock, minus the hood decal that I killed putting on.

     

     
     
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  3. fat50 added a post in a topic New from Motown!   

    Welcome Chris, from Garden City.   Hope ya can make it to one of the club meets, Kris isn't kidding about them being mini-swap meets.
  4. fat50 added a post in a topic Whats your work area like?   

    I just got one of the ground floor bedrooms to model in.  Been a "Basement Dweller" since my youngest daughter was born in '02.
    Nice piggies. Dieseldawg! I get to share my room with "Shy & Hog"

     
    Oh Yeah, and the room....

     
  5. fat50 added a post in a topic jeep wrangler rubicon by revell kit 4053   

    It builds up to a nice kit. I liked it.

     
  6. fat50 added a post in a topic AMT Ford C600 Stake   

    I found the forklift at a yard sale for $1.00 in it '70's looking package. it's a metal diecast. on the bottom it say:
    No, 215
    Miniaturas
    JOAL
    made in spain
     
    (and the JOAL is in a crown kinda looking logo)
  7. fat50 added a post in a topic AMT Ford C600 Stake   

    Found an "in progress" picture of the chassis and motor.

     
  8. fat50 added a post in a topic AMT Ford C600 Stake   

    Here are some more pictures of the stake truck.  No pics of the cab tilted. When I put the grill in, the cab won't tilt more than 10-15 degrees after.

     

     

     

     

     
     
  9. fat50 added a post in a topic AMT Ford C600 Stake   

    I will take more pictures and post this weekend.   Thanks for all the kind words!
  10. fat50 added a topic in Under Glass: Big Rigs   

    AMT Ford C600 Stake
    Hey Gang!
    Just finished an AMT C600 Stake that I got in a trade with Sam I Am.  Done up in Ford colors, I grew up in Dearborn Hts, Mi and these trucks were up and down Ford Rd. all day every day

     
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  11. fat50 added a post in a topic Chimneyville figures   

    This guy is LE-5

     
    and these are the 3 Mayberry players

     
  12. fat50 added a post in a topic Chimneyville figures   

    LE-5 looks like an older gentleman, has a mustache.  I'll try to put a picture up tonight.  thanks for the help!
  13. fat50 added a topic in General   

    Chimneyville figures
    Hi Gang!
    I picked up some Chimneyville 1/24 people at the swap meet this past weekend.
    Couldn’t beat the price at $2 each.  I can identify Andy and Goober from the Andy Griffith Show,
    But cant figure out who the third guy is?  The p/ns on them are CH-44, CH-49, and CH-50.
     
    I’m having zero luck looking up Chimneyville figures,  it appears that Chimneyville does not have their own site?   Also picked up a Chimneyville LE-5 (looks to be a guy driving), is he supposed to be someone or just a generic guy driving?
     
    Thanks for any insight into these figures
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  14. fat50 added a post in a topic What did you get today?   

    I'd like to hear more about that 4-wheeler (quad)!!  Who cast it? scale? I'm very interested in getting a couple...
  15. fat50 added a post in a topic Motor City Model Shack dio