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  1. MPC 1984 Mustang 20th Anniv. Decal Sheet

    The plan is to do 'em all in 1/24th scale as well since I got two of the Monogram Mustangs; the '79 Pace Car, '79 Monroe Turbo, '79 Cobra, '83 GT, '84 GT350 20th Ann., '85 Twister II and '86 SVO. Started the designs off in 1/24th at least, and now I've got the measurements for the 1/25th scale I can scale 'em down with ease and have both ready! Thanks again, really!
  2. MPC 1984 Mustang 20th Anniv. Decal Sheet

    Yessir, it does! As well as Rodent's pictures he sent via PM; can finally get started on those 80s Fox bodies, thanks y'all <3
  3. MPC 1984 Mustang 20th Anniv. Decal Sheet

    Awh bummer hah, I spotted a few on eBay lately and I'm half tempted to just pull the trigger even at 80 bucks. But here's hoping someone out there has the little decal sheet!
  4. 2019 Shizouka Hobby Show

    Ohh man, a newly tooled Starion is always welcome in my books, especially if its from Beemax/Aoshima. If it had a engine and a potential stock '87 ESI-R cousin at some point or another I'd be the happiest camper, but a man can dream eh.
  5. MPC 1984 Mustang 20th Anniv. Decal Sheet

    Is there anyone out there who still has the old MPC '84 Mustang kit with the decal sheet intact? I dont need the actual sheet, just a scan(with a ruler if possible) will do. I'm making a bunch of decal sheets for 1980s Fox body Mustangs in 1/25th scale, the issue being that I only possess the Monogram 1/24th scale kit, and the GT350 kit has the stripes that run along the whole body, making it perfect to gauge scale with.
  6. Had someone who was interested in having the earlier engine options in the '77 kit but not having the right font decals for the shaker, so thought might as well just include it on the general sheet! Thanks for the kind words though hah, generally I'll try to include all or most the factory options, plus some spare what-ifs that fit the theme if there's interest for it. Also, about the Dodge D-series; got 'em all in the works! Got all the emblems(including the old Fargo truck) ready, plus a boatload of detailing decals for the engine bay and interior and already did the Macho Power Wagon stripes for the cab - just gotta await the kit to accurately do the bed and tailgate. Oh and should mention, I couldn't find a thing on the Dude II other than two promotional shots and a magazine ad, so I'll be whipping that one up entirely from those two promo shots, the landscape shot could be a tiny bit off as I'm working with a 300px image that shows the truck from the front hah.
  7. I bought one of the '73 El Caminos on the cheap, not knowing it was a re-cast of someone elses(Motor City Resin's I think, not sure, only got told it was a copy by some folks) just with really, really thick trim added as a "improvement" of sorts or so he claimed in the description. Can't speak for any of the others but it's the really thick and flaky type of resin that'll require a heck of a lot of cleaning up, but the fit's alright on the El Camino at the very least. I just needed a cheap body to use as a template to design decal sheets off so I grabbed it at a 22$ bid back then. If you can get them on the cheap, I dunno, I can't exactly complain. Absolutely no way in hell I'd pay anywhere over 30$ for it though. One of those your-mileage-may-vary ordeals, I'd say.
  8. R2 April 2019

    Would've been nifty to have had the Formula hood after all those decades, but meh - I'm still into the idea of the Firebird with the flares and wings being optional, as ugly as the gaps will be(opposed to the molded on ones on the Revell and Monogram 1/25th and 1/24th kits), it'll definitely making a bog standard non-Formula/TA version easy as can be. Bit of a bare month again on the kit front though.
  9. I'm actually working up to the '79 Mustang Pace Car as we speak, slowly climbing the years(at '72-'73 now) - and will do the '69 Mach 1, '69 TASCA Boss 429 and the '70 Mach 1 Twister Special when I either find the old '70 Mustang I built ages ago or the '69 Boss 302 ever shows up again on eBay for less than 45 bucks. Totally focused on just the design work for a few months, so I'm gonna get those hundreds of ideas I still got sitting around actually done at some point hah! Also about the Firestone Super Stones Van, y'all reckon it'd be better to do just the flames in white up to the end of the sliding door so the rest of the van can be done via painting? Might still be a hassle on the paint front but with some acrylic paint I reckon there's hardly any color bleed(always a bit of a issue with dark tints under white decals) if one were to brush over the larger white sections of the flames. Also, a bunch of new designs; mostly Mustangs and some obscure as hell versions like the Shelby Europa and Shelby GT-351 which is I believe a single year Mexican edition. Also a handful of Vegas(still doing the '74 GT, and I might do the '71-'72 GT, Yenko and such as well), plus some GMC Sprints. Oh and I revamped the '74 Ventura GTO for Kevin of Missing Link Resin as he's done this absolutely beautiful Ventura GTO kit, deserved a much better design than the one I previously done. 1974 Pontiac Ventura GTO(in all 3 color version pre-designed): 1969-1978 Chevrolet/GMC Air Cleaner Decals: 1974 Chevrolet Vega Spirit of America: 1975 Chevrolet Vega Cosworth Twin-Cam: 1977 Chevrolet Vega GT: 1971 Ford Mustang Mach 1: 1971 Ford Mustang Boss 351: 1971 Ford Mustang Boss 302 Prototype: 1971 Ford Mustang Shelby Europa GT350/GT500(T-5 Export): 1972 Ford Mustang Shelby de Mexico GT-351: 1971 GMC Sprint SP: 1973 GMC Sprint SP:
  10. Oh I will, absolutely! Been wanting them to release a sweptside kit so I could do some proper 1/25th scale sets other than the Li'l Red and Midnite Express sets(and the Warlock and Warlock II I still have to whip up). So far I've got plans to do the '78 Power Wagon Macho with the twin dark yellow stripes, the regular D-100 that emulates the bottom chrome-black-chrome strip running along the bottom quarter and I wanna extend on the dash designs with the silver one and adding the set of Volts & Vacuum dials that replaces the clock on some trim. Just to cover the bases! And if anyone has any other ideas, by all means. Hell, with enough free time I reckon I could even do that Top Hand Truck version.
  11. Revell 68 Chevelle availability

    Model_Hobbies, used them before and should've known better this time. The cheap shipping option means its just packaged in a box, no protection, no care, but I suppose its okay cause its cheap.
  12. 2019 Round2 Car Kit Releases

    Any word on the AMT '77 Pinto re-release? Haven't seen a thing on it anymore for a while, weirdly into having one of those again even if its not the MPC one.
  13. Revell 68 Chevelle availability

    Hah you're definitely not wrong! I reckon one of the two is easy to fix, the other is properly smooshed down - reminds me of those stacked wrecks at a salvage yard. I snapped a handful of pics to try and sway the eBay seller to atleast refund me with, no dice so far though. Brute force and heat, here we go!
  14. Revell 68 Chevelle availability

    Fortunately I'm over in the EU so I tried them, see if I could replace the two absolutely demolished bodies, buuuut again no dice - the customer service rep said they have no spare bodies to offer. Plus the store I bought 'em from over on eBay apparently gives no ****s about replacements/refunds(not to mention, the idiots packed the two Revell boxes on top of eachother in a tight box with no filling and the box got beat senseless) sooo I'm waiting out the clock to file a claim. Though I suppose I could always just heat up the plastic and try a little bit of counter warping and try to salvage one, at least I can still use the engines and whatnot for other stuff!
  15. Revell 68 Chevelle availability

    I managed to score two of the RoG kits but man... sadness ahead.