Matt T.

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  • Location A-Town, Empire State
  • Full Name Matthew T.

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  1. Matt T. added a post in a topic New big ole' tire coming soon   

    Those look great, Joseph!
    I'm in for two sets.
  2. Matt T. added a post in a topic First detailed look - Revell's '29 Model A Hot Rod Roadster ...   

    Great looking kit! What a trove of hot rod parts. Thanks for the comprehensive photo review, Tim. 
  3. Matt T. added a post in a topic Foose - Revell Partnership   

    This F100 is gonna be kool! 
    That scanner video was very neat. 
  4. Matt T. added a post in a topic Revell Display at GTR NNL 15   

    YES, YES, YES, YES!
  5. Matt T. added a post in a topic Cadillac Fleetwood Le Cabriolet Lowrider 1/10   

    Amazing! Thumbs up!
  6. Matt T. added a post in a topic mad max/ apocalypse car   

    I love it! Very realistic with all the added details and the weighed-down stance.
    I may have to try one of these types of build...
  7. Matt T. added a post in a topic New Site/Forum Look   

    I know older browsers are problematic, but just in case you wanted to look into it...
    I use IE8 on my Monday/Wed/Fri computer and I can't reply to topics or send PMs. I turned off compatibility view and that allows me to see everything perfectly, but when I try to reply there is just the gray bar with "Notify me of replies" and no white screen in which to type.
    Also, anywhere there is an arrow dropdown (User Profile, Create, etc.) I can't activate the dropdown.
    Thanks for the new look and all you do to keep this great forum up and running!
  8. Matt T. added a post in a topic Ford F150 Raptor   

    Sharp! Well done. Looks perfect. 
  9. Matt T. added a post in a topic Anyone making grilles for the Moebius Fords?   

    Moebius should be releasing a '70 soon.  I saw an image of pre-production parts from Moebius that showed '69 thru '72 grilles.
  10. Matt T. added a post in a topic Revell new releases update, 7/22/2015   

    "No comment" sounds promising to me. 
    I will send an email. 
    Agreed on the '58s!
  11. Matt T. added a post in a topic What did you get today?   

    Revell '57 Bel Air Sedan 2n1 at Michaels for six bucks!
    My local Michaels is clearance-pricing a number of Revell kits - '63 Impala, '68 Dart, '69 Camaro SS, '10 Camaro... 
  12. Matt T. added a topic in Car Kit News & Reviews   

    Monogram '57 Del Rio Ranch Wagon has fenderwell cut-outs
    I just noticed that, when comparing floorpans between sedan & wagon, the wagon has separate pieces now at the bottom back of the inner fenderwells.

    I see a gasser version with fenderwell headers next!

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  13. Matt T. added a post in a topic 1957 Chevrolet Bel Air from Return to Macon County   

    Many early AMT "Trophy Series" kits (and their reissues) contain trophies and show car asccessories. '49 Ford, '49 Merc, '57 Ford, '57 Chevy etc. come to mind. The Revell Roth cars might have trophies too.

    As for the spare tire, the well is there - seen from the low rear photo. They probably just upholstered over it and mounted that tank. I don't know what the tank is though.

    "Rape Yellow?" Does rape mean something else in Norwegian? The color looks close though.
  14. Matt T. added a post in a topic Tire decals not sticking and disintegrate with clear coat.   

    Did you gloss coat the sidewall prior to decals? I usually do gloss, decals, then dull coat to seal. Without a smooth surface, any decal will have trouble adhering and not silvering.