robo37

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About robo37

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  • Birthday 01/05/1973

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  • Scale I Build 1/24 and 1/25

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  • Location illinois
  • Full Name Robbie Vanbuskirk

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  1. robo37 added a topic in Under Glass: Pickups, Vans, SUVs, Light Commercial   

    GOT these 2 finished up today 41 chevy pickup and 53 ford pickup
    Revell 1941 chevy pickup built 1/25 scale built as a used Lumber truck ,I painted the wood grain in the bed I didnt use the decals for it, I hand painted the white walls and used 2 of the stock tires for the front and used to different for the rear a little wider,I added in the custom chrome parts in the motor,the whole truck was brushed painted,was a fun built finished this 1 up for April 2015

    Amt kit 1953 ford pickup 1/25 scale built as a 70s custom painted Root Beer Metallic and Tan,white letter tires ,wide tires in rear, mags from 55 Amt corvette kit,hood scoop and roof scoop added,custom seats from Amt 55 chevy,custom rear chevy fenders,custom duals on rear finished this 1 up on April 26th 2015

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  2. robo37 added a topic in On The Workbench   

    Got these 3 painted 55 vette,64 impala and 29 ford all in Red
    I guess im on a red kick the 55 vette will be built stock the impala will get some mags wheels and the 29 ford will be a 50s custom with 55 corvette hubcaps and more thanks for checking them out

    Robbie Vanbuskirk



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  3. robo37 added a topic in On the Workbench: Pickups, Vans, SUVs, Light Commercial   

    Got these 6 projects going this month for April
    I got these 6 on the bench hoping to have the rat rod 1 done and the 53 ford crewcab for a show in May thats the plan ,the brown 53 is gonna be a 70s street machine type pickup and 41 chevy is an old work truck turned into a regular driver



    thanks for checking them out
    Robbie Vanbuskirk
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  4. robo37 added a topic in Under Glass   

    My builds for 2014 cars and trucks
    I got 15 done in 2014


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  5. robo37 added a topic in On the Workbench: Pickups, Vans, SUVs, Light Commercial   

    Rat rig pickup in progress
    Took 1 peterbilt 359,I-53 ford pickup and 1-55 corvette and this is what you get ,it will have dual motors,it will get some rust treatment the cab,I am showing before and after the chop top anyway its coming along something different


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  6. robo37 added a topic in On the Workbench: Pickups, Vans, SUVs, Light Commercial   

    Started on anotehr project Silver n Gold 53 ford pickup and got another 1 painted and picked up this old ford past weekend
    I got project Silver and gold Clear coated its a 53 ford pickup with a 55 corvette rear end and a 454 motor yes a chevy in a ford lol ,also got a 91 silverado painted and picked up this mid 70s ford pickup for a rebuilt


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  7. robo37 added a topic in On The Workbench   

    Started new project 55 chevy nomad aka Gold-Madd
    Well today got in little modeling started a winter project 55 Gold-Madd with have some parts from the 55 vette anyway got the body and chass painted paint is Inca Gold love that color ,Tomorrow will get some clear


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  8. robo37 added a post in a topic Started new project 53 ford crewcab on Peterbilt chass   

    Well folks been working away on my 53 ford crewcab aka Ford Peter got the rear fenders on and did some more putting on the roof and sides so hope to have this done by the 26th of Oct for a contest


  9. robo37 added a post in a topic Got these 2 finished up 51 chevy fleetline and 37 ford coupe but as a rat rod   



    Steve that is very interesting story about your dads car plus 51 chevy is to cool and yes I do I Brush paint all my rat rods well 99 percent I do for the look and other stuff I build gets spray painted
  10. robo37 added a post in a topic Got these 2 finished up 51 chevy fleetline and 37 ford coupe but as a rat rod   


    Thank you oldtimer50707 they were fun build
  11. robo37 added a topic in Under Glass   

    Got these 2 finished up 51 chevy fleetline and 37 ford coupe but as a rat rod
    1951 chevy fleetline amt kit 1/25 scale built rat rodded motor from 55 corvette and 40 ford front axle,custom front seats out of 57 ford kit .painted dark tan,even got out the floor and added in a piece to make it look like tin added some decals on it and a shifter.
    Built 1937 ford rat rod monogram kit 1/24 scale I added patina paint job then clear coated,added tourq thrust wheels,painted white walls and added a hubcap for a aircleaner was a fun built


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  12. robo37 added a topic in Under Glass: Pickups, Vans, SUVs, Light Commercial   

    1940 Ford Panel I call Rootbeerist finished this up yesterday
    1940 ford panel called Rootbeerist I added slicks in the rear,painted white walls,bare metal foil trim added was a fun build

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