Craig Irwin

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About Craig Irwin

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  • Birthday 09/17/1954

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  • Location Pendleton Indiana ( near Indianapolis)
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  1. Craig Irwin added a post in a topic 69 Chevy   

    Kris, you have a PM.
  2. Craig Irwin added a post in a topic Larry's amazing scratchbuilt '57 Jeep pickup   

    Very inspiring!
  3. Craig Irwin added a post in a topic Lindberg's '64 Plymouth "Lawman"   

    Pro Stock 64 Plymouth? Must be like those 429 Corvettes.  Kidding aside, I'm glad to see this kit.
  4. Craig Irwin added a post in a topic '74 Vega Bruce Larson USA-1_FYI Reissue Update   

    GM did build V8 Monzas (same chassis) with 262 CI engines, I heard Cali cars got a 350, but can't confirm.
  5. Craig Irwin added a post in a topic 1972 Dodge Charger?   

    Hart's Parts resin has a 71 hidden headlamp grill that fits the AMT kit, will it work? http://www.hartspartsresin.com/resin-parts-list/amt
  6. Craig Irwin added a post in a topic '74 Vega Bruce Larson USA-1_FYI Reissue Update   

    That car is either a 74 / 75, or an updated earlier car. (very common thing to do)  I don't think there were any significant differences  between the 71 and 72's.
  7. Craig Irwin added a post in a topic '74 Vega Bruce Larson USA-1_FYI Reissue Update   

    And a Grumpy Jenkins version too!  (AMT may have the rights, they did the 66 Nova toy one)
  8. Craig Irwin added a post in a topic Indy Pace Car decals   

    Agreed.
     
  9. Craig Irwin added a post in a topic NASCAR Fans   

    If you want to see the "tailpipe" on any electric car drive to the power plant and you'll see it, about 200 feet tall belching  black smoke.
     
  10. Craig Irwin added a post in a topic Why do we like the makes we do ?   

    I drove it from central Indiana to Niagara Falls with the Manx Club last June, 1400 miles in 5 days. The photo is from Mid America Funfest, also last June, In Efington  Ill. Always drive it, I don't own a trailer. The red one belongs to a friend that lives nearby.

  11. Craig Irwin added a post in a topic Molded in side markers?   

    Bare metal foil and clear red or clear amber paint works for me.
  12. Craig Irwin added a post in a topic First look - Production version Moebius 65 Plymouth Belvedere Sedan   

    Odd that it's neither fish or fowl, not a cheapo sedan or an A 990 car.  Me? I'm adding a Hemi and looking for those "Black Arrow" decals.
  13. Craig Irwin added a post in a topic Hmm, another brass-era Model T I'm going to have to have, I think!   

    I bought the touring car, but a fire truck just doesn't do anything for me. I'll be watching to see if they do others.
     
  14. Craig Irwin added a post in a topic Why do we like the makes we do ?   

    My dads father drove Chryslers, my mom's parents drove Fords, and Dad worked at GM and had Chevys and moved up to Pontiacs. My uncle Bud drove  lots of Mopars. My first car was a VW dune buggy, and my first job was at an Import car dealer that sold Triumphs, Alfa Romeos, Fiats and Subarus. My wife was driving a Mustang when we married. Somehow I grew into just loving cars, any car. I dislike unreliable cars, and the ones that have done me wrong are Triumphs and Hyundais. I also dislike new cars, the styling is terrible and you can't work on them. Of all the cars I've owned my favorites were a 56 Chevy and a 69 Camaro, and my Manx buggy that I've owned over 45 years.
    If I hit the loto tomorrow I'm buying another 69 Camaro.
  15. Craig Irwin added a post in a topic NASCAR Fans   

    Where will they find 500 mile long extension cords?