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hotrodblder

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About hotrodblder

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  • Birthday 06/23/1972

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  • Location Salina, Ks
  • Full Name Shawn Steinle

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  1. hotrodblder added a post in a topic 1957 Ford Wagon   

    ........1969 Boss Mustang front bucket seats. I'm sorry for the hang up when I initially made my thread.
  2. hotrodblder added a topic in Car Kit News & Reviews   

    1957 Ford Wagon
    I am building one of the newer Ford gasser kits to build a replica of a drag car a friend raced in his wilder years. I myself am not up to speed on Fords themselves, so I am in search of info to help me out some. The setup he ran way back when was a Paxton supercharged Y block. At this point I just want to know if the engine in the kit is a Y block or where to be able to get one. Also, I'm in search of a set of 1969 Boss Mustang.
    Can someone please help with info to help me out? It would be greatly appreciate it.
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  3. hotrodblder added a post in a topic 1974 GTO grille   

    Hey Rick,
    I was in your shoes in High School. My first car was a 1974 Ventura/GTO, 350cid, 3spd on the floor, bench seat, trunk car. I wish I still had it. I bought the full '72 Ventura body kit and a Nova donor kit so I could build my 1:1, too. I just don't have the confidence in myself to do all of the scratch building to convert it over to a '74. I would be happy to work WITH you and maybe we could figure it out together. Who knows, maybe we could build ourselves a couple of contest winners out of this pickle.
  4. hotrodblder added a post in a topic Building air bags   

    Mark,
    That is exactly what I was looking for. About what size oring do you use and do you use the same size on all four corners?
  5. hotrodblder added a topic in Model Building Questions and Answers   

    Building air bags
    I'm looking for some help. I am working on a project that I would like to put air bags on and am not sure what to get as far as supplies and or how to put them together. If anyone could help me with this it would be greatly appreciated.
    • 9 replies
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  6. hotrodblder added a post in a topic 1978 Ford Truck bed   

    Thanks Gabriel
  7. hotrodblder added a topic in Truck Aftermarket / Resin   

    1978 Ford Truck bed
    Is there anyone that casts a short bed conversion for the Firestone truck kit?
    • 10 replies
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  8. hotrodblder added a post in a topic 300 Series rear tire   

    Yes, a 1/12th scale Revell bike are what I want to modify. I will look into ModelMartin to see what he has availible.
  9. hotrodblder added a post in a topic 300 Series rear tire   

    Thanks for the heads up. I'll go check him out and see what he has to offer.
  10. hotrodblder added a post in a topic 300 Series rear tire   

    I wouldn't consider them to be that wide. Mine's buried in the closet right now, but if I would have to guess I might say 30mm? they're fairly narrow. That's why I'm looking for a wider aftermarket style wheel and tire set if they exist. I want to do a custom build with one of those bike kits.
  11. hotrodblder added a topic in All the Rest   

    300 Series rear tire
    `Where is a good place to look for resin motorcycle parts? I'm looking for something like a 300 series rear tire and wheel set so I can build a custom bike.
    • 9 replies
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  12. hotrodblder added a post in a topic Dodge Bros   

    Thanks for the replies guys. I just don't have that much of confidence in my scratch building skills. If it's so easy to scratch build, why doesn't someone make a resin body? I think they would break the bank & not be able to keep up with sales. They would have to have a ton of back stock before announcing they had them in my opinion.
  13. hotrodblder added a topic in Car Aftermarket / Resin   

    Dodge Bros
    I'm looking for a company that might make an early '20's Dodge sedan body. Does anyone make such a thing?
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  14. hotrodblder added a post in a topic Transformation of a Monster Dodge   

    What happened to the pictures? i have a build similar to this lined up and I would have liked to see how yours was done.
  15. hotrodblder added a post in a topic 1:24 revell murder nova   

    I love this.