LDO

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  • Location Near Austin, TX
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  1. LDO added a post in a topic I need some 1:12 scale parts   

    Posting your phone number is a REALLY bad idea. Asking people to send e-mail is kind of a netiquette faux-pas; it basically says you don't want to hang out with us.
     
    There is a guy on here who has models of the LS engine. I believe they are 3D-printed in 1/24. He may be able to scale it up. His screen name is Jeremy Jon.
  2. LDO added a post in a topic Where do you find t-bars?   

    If it's T-section styrene, Raboesch does make 2mm x 2mm. It was sold in the US briefly. A hobby shop in Austin still has a display, but most of the stock is gone. I just stopped by there.  They do have a 2mm x 2mm I-section. Maybe you could slice off a bit for a T. Either way, 2x2 is made, it just might take some searching. Could be easy on eBay from Europe.
  3. LDO added a post in a topic Where do you find t-bars?   

    If you mean styrene strip with a "T" cross-section, look for Raboesch brand. They all kinds of profiles that Evergreen and Plastruct do not have.
  4. LDO added a post in a topic New Site/Forum Look   

    Is there a way for each forum to show number of threads, rather than number of posts?  
  5. LDO added a post in a topic What's your next model purchase?   

    Revell's upcoming '29 roadster or Takom's new 1/35 scale FlaK 40 128mm twin anti-aircraft gun. 
  6. LDO added a post in a topic Okay, Revell gave us the '32 Ford and is now readying to get their '29 Ford roadster & siblings to market, but what is the next Hot Rod model to do?   

     There are other resin T roadster bodies out there. Perry's Resin lists one. There's also one with stock hood and grille. Check here for a thread about the need for a '26/'27 Tee roadster ("Tee" spelled out. Not just the letter). But yeah, I would also love to see a kit of that. In the other thread, my suggestion was for a T roadster body on the upcoming Model A chassis, with engine choices from Revell/Monogram Midget racers; a Ford V8-60 and/or Offenhauser 4-cylinder.
  7. LDO added a post in a topic With Revells "Off the Shelf" success of their '57 Fords can these be far behind ?   

    "This post is hidden because you have chosen to ignore posts by midnightprowler. View it anyway?"
  8. LDO added a post in a topic With Revells "Off the Shelf" success of their '57 Fords can these be far behind ?   

    Awww. I forgot. Saying that other people's ideas are boring is only OK when you do it.

    http://www.modelcarsmag.com/forums/index.php?showtopic=103584&page=2

    Go tell a moderator.
  9. LDO added a post in a topic Revell & Foose poll for 2 new kits   

    Wow. An injection molded Cadillac lead sled. I never woulda thunk it. Glad I voted for it.
  10. LDO added a post in a topic With Revells "Off the Shelf" success of their '57 Fords can these be far behind ?   

    Yeah. When people ask for opinions, I give mine. I'm such a rebel.
  11. LDO added a post in a topic With Revells "Off the Shelf" success of their '57 Fords can these be far behind ?   

    It's in reply to the thread title. Maybe I should have added "I hope not. I'd rather see..."
  12. LDO added a post in a topic With Revells "Off the Shelf" success of their '57 Fords can these be far behind ?   

    I'd vote for a modified reissue of the Model A roadster, this time with a '27 T body. I have no doubt that would sell better than a wagon.
  13. LDO added a post in a topic Aurora Double Deuce '22 Ford T kit   

    PM your address and I'll send out the T body.
  14. LDO added a post in a topic Aurora Double Deuce '22 Ford T kit   

    Is this it?



    No idea. It was in a box of similar glue bombs from way back when. I went to the garage to look for it and thought I might have thrown it away. If you can use it, you can have it.
  15. LDO added a post in a topic AMT 1966 Imperial   

    There's one on eBay right now.