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Casey

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  1. Casey added a post in a topic Unraveling The Snake Pit   

    Why not send him a PM and ask?: http://www.modelcarsmag.com/forums/profile/17983-jim-keeler-revell/ 
  2. Casey added a post in a topic 1/25 AMT '59 El Camino   

    No, the Westcraft boat was included with the AMT '64 El Camino.
  3. Casey added a post in a topic thank's R-M.   

    I would bet this kit isn't going to be reissued for another 30+ years, so if true, it's probably more cost effective to produce 5,000(?) kits locally (maybe even in house? IIRC there is a molding machine at Revell's mold storage facility), then put it back into long-term storage again. IIRC the Datsun Off-Road Pickup kit was also molded here in the U.S., too, and maybe the forthcoming Mazda RX7 kit will be similar. 
  4. Casey added a post in a topic AMT American La France Pumper Re-issue?   

    Stevens has it listed as a future release, and others likely do too:
     
    AMT-10531/25 American LaFrance Pumper Fire Truck
  5. Casey added a post in a topic New added to Round 2   

    AMT-10511/25 1983 Chevy Camaro Z28 
  6. Casey added a post in a topic AMT Cal Drag Combo   

    If the car hauler parts are able to be run separately (which I doubt) from the Ford Louisville cab/frame/etc, and if the car hauler bed fits the C-600 stakebed without modification (which I doubt), and if...well, you get my point, and that's ignoring the integral sleeper on the real C-series.
  7. Casey added a post in a topic Pegasus builder R. Mike Johnson gone?   

    http://www.themodelcarmuseum.org/Acquisitions/Pegasus/pegasus.html
  8. Casey added a post in a topic What kit had a 1/25th Moon Gas Pedal?   

    The Revell Orange Crate '32 Ford Sedan kit include one, too.
  9. Casey added a post in a topic MEGGA HOBBY   

    Mega Hobby is very quick to ship in my experience. I ordered a a few decals sheets and they were shipped the same day, and arrived within three business days of placing my order.
  10. Casey added a post in a topic 1/16 MPC '79 Pontiac Firebird   

    The T-top roof panels are separate parts:

  11. Casey added a post in a topic 1/25 AMT '59 El Camino   

    So.....first time, too, then? 
    Weird that it's only been included in the AMT '65 El Camino (sometimes) since then.
  12. Casey added a post in a topic 1/16 MPC '79 Pontiac Firebird   

    Yes, they are basically the same kit, with some parts differences as you noted, as well as the wheels and the turbocharged engine. I can't recall if the Blackbird kit included smoke-tinted glass or not, but I want to say it did. Hopefully that specific model kit fad is gone for good.
    It's been a while since I had the Blackbird kit, but I was a little underwhelmed by it to be honest. It seemed typical of late '70s MPC kits, with decent but not super crisp details. The decals were really nice, though, and the finished kit does end up looking quite like the real thing. The underside and engine are the weak areas in the kit from what I recall.
    I'm guessing Round2 did not acquire the licensing necessary to use the "Trans Am" name this time around, so who knows, maybe we'll get some type of combination of both kits/versions.
  13. Casey added a post in a topic AMT Cal Drag Combo   

    Good memory, Vince.

  14. Casey added a post in a topic AMT Cal Drag Combo   

    No desire to see this combo kit reissued but the box art is neat:

  15. Casey added a post in a topic 1/25 AMT '59 El Camino   

    Yes, that would be great to see the slide in camper included again. Was the below pictured 1969 issue the last in which the camper was included?