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jjsipes

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  • Location Westminster, MD
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  1. jjsipes added a post in a topic 1971 Dodge Charger X2   

    Got the 2nd body ready for paint. Primed with Tamiya Gray Primer, then painted it Tamiya Silver Leaf for a blocker, taped up the body and painted the vinyl top with Testors 2 step vinyl top system.

    I was hoping to get the vinyl top a little darker than the main body, reason for black vinyl top base, when I sprayed the whole body with Scale Finishes Sherwood Green. This is what I got.


    Not really what I was looking for but not to bad I guess.
  2. jjsipes added a post in a topic 1971 Dodge Charger X2   

    Got it cleared and then taped up to spray vinyl top. Used Testors White 2 step vinyl top paints. Just untaped and have tape marks in the clear after allowing it to dry for a couple days. Hope it will polish out.

    I used the gray body for the Hemi Orange with White Vinyl Top and will use the Orange molded body for the Sherwood Green Charger. I have that one primed, painted silver for a blocker of the Orange plastic.
  3. jjsipes added a post in a topic 1971 Dodge Charger X2   

    Painting has been started. Started with the Hemi Orange first.

     


  4. jjsipes added a topic in On The Workbench   

    1971 Dodge Charger X2
    Got a couple of 71 Chargers started. Need to get some good weather to do some priming.
    First one will be Triple Green with Sherwood Green paint , green vinyl top, green interior. Need to come up with some green for the vinyl top and interior yet. Got the Sherwwod Green from Scale Finishes. The second one I was planning on Hemi Orange with a White vinyl top and white interior but, am wondered with bleed through of the orange plastic. Worried about bleed through with the Orange plastic though. Why mold a model in Orange or Red?  Was surprised to the Orange plastic is actually a metallic (Dirty Donny kit). Used .040" half round plastic to replicate the vinyl top trim on both.





     
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  5. jjsipes added a post in a topic Moebius Belvedere   

    Thank you Dave. Iook forward to buying many more of these kits and anything else Moebius brings out.
  6. jjsipes added a post in a topic 1956 Nomad Custom Delivery   

    This is what I was planning for the intake setup for the engine but, it didn't fit under the hood.

    So I found a chromed intake and air cleaner in the AMT 55 Bel Air so, I decided to use them instead.

    Here is the carpeting using Embossing Powder colored Sapphire from Michaels.

  7. jjsipes added a post in a topic '56 Nomad... sort of...   

    Looking like a cool idea. Have a similar project going.
  8. jjsipes added a post in a topic 1956 Nomad Custom Delivery   

    Getting the engine together for this thanks to Replicas in miniature of md. Will post picture tomorrow when I get more completed. Redid the carpet using embossing powder instead of flocking, looks much better. Need to get this completed next.
  9. jjsipes added a post in a topic 1971 Cuda Question   

    I just pulled my unbuilt Johan Sox 71 Cuda and it doesn't have the fender gills. So that would need to be added for a replica stock somehow. Then the billboards will become an issue as they are sized for the Revell 1/24 Cuda.
  10. jjsipes added a post in a topic 1971 Cuda Question   

    Thats what I was thinking as I want to build a stock 440 six pack car. I knew the Revell 71 was from the 80's or early 90's and was 1/24 scale but I just couldn't get over the differences in them. I have build a few Revell 71's but after building the new 70 the old 71 looks outta place.
  11. jjsipes added a post in a topic Revell 1962 Corvette   

    Making some progress on this as well.Got the interior completed. Just realized the shifter is noplaced yet. It is now.

  12. jjsipes added a topic in Car Aftermarket / Resin   

    1971 Cuda Question
    Just out of curiosity, has anyone seen or have come out with a 71 conversation for the Revell 70 Cuda? I just bought another Revell 71 Cuda and was looking at the differences in scale and shape of the bodies and wow. I know the 71 Cuda is an older tooling.
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  13. jjsipes added a post in a topic 1961 Pontiac Ventura - Ronnie Sox   

    Getting closer to completing model. Has been a great kit. Only issues have been window fitting prior to paint, vent windows - not much glue surface, grille mounting points on core support needing trimmed so grille set back in body correctly.

  14. jjsipes added a post in a topic 1961 Pontiac Ventura - Ronnie Sox   

    Making some slow progress on this. Got the interior trimmed out and started getting it together. Got the engine in chassis.

     
     
  15. jjsipes added a post in a topic 65 Belvedere Kansas Highway Patrol   

    Looks awesome. These Moebius kits are great no matter how they are built.