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    Karl Smalley
  1. I have a Polar Lights Gas Ronda Mustang funny car and Revell Tasca Ford 1964 Fairlane Thunderbolt. Both sealed. Looking for MPC Firefighter Mustang II pro stock and AMT 1966 Fairlane 427. USA only please.
  2. Polar Lights Gas Ronda Mustang

    I have a sealed Polar Lights Gas Ronda Mustang funny car. I'm looking for a MPC Firefighter Mustang II Pro Stock. USA only please.
  3. Getting ready to start on a Polar Lights Mustang funny car. I seem to have heard or read somewhere that the chassis needs to shortened a small amount in order for the wheelbase to be correct. Does anyone know how much it needs to be shortened?
  4. Odds and Ends

    I have a bunch of stuff that needs to go. Complete kits have not been started or painted. Parts listed are new and have been cut from trees and bagged. Nothing glued or painted. I will include a want list. No reasonable offer refused. USA only please. If interested please PM me. Let's deal! Moebius Melrose Missile 1965 Plymouth inner bags sealed MPC Katltta Mustang funny car two in one box, slicks are not printed Lindberg 1934 Ford Pickup Coke inner bags sealed AMT 1953 Ford Pickup current version inner bags sealed AMT 1932 Ford Victoria sealed AMT 1932 Ford Victoria inner bags sealed Trumpeter 1964 Falcon HT Street/Strip no box bags sealed two available Mid 1980s MPC Funny Cars 3 Corvette bodies, 1 Firebird body and 1 Omni Charger body, interior tin, 4 chrome trees, four bags of chassis and engine parts, four chassis and about 20 assorted MPC and Revell funny car windshields you should be able to make at least 3 cars from this no tires or decals "Be There" a CD of old drag strip commercials by Steve Evans CD The Birth of Drag Racing Dick Brannan and The Ford Motor Company WANTED MPC Ohio George Malco Gasser Mustang MPC Firefighter Pro Stock Lindberg 1964 Dodge S/S either one AMT 1966 Fairlane 427 Revell 1968 Dart s/s Books Grumpy's Toys Lost Drag Strips I and II
  5. Pinto Bumpers

    Looking for the thin bumpers for early Pintos. I believe they would be from the years 1971-73. Condition of chrome not important. Could use two sets.
  6. Hope this is not old news. Did a search and didn't find anything. Saw a photo on a Facebook drag racing group of a Golden Commandos 1965 Plymouth Belvedere. Photo was cropped but it appeared to be a kit box. It said Coming Soon. The poster was involved with the team. I asked if it was a model and he said yes. I assume it will be the same as the Melrose Missile. Model King perhaps.
  7. Cars for Planes (REVISED)

    Need to clear out some car kits. The grandsons want me to build some planes so I would like to trade cars for planes. AMT 1932 Ford Victoria sealed AMT 193 Ford Victoria inner bags sealed AMT 1953 Ford Pickup current issue inner bags sealed Lindberg 1934 Ford Pickup Coca Cola inner bags sealed Revell Gas Ronda 1964 T Bolt open Revell Tasca Ford 1964 T Bolt sealed Polar Lights Gas Ronda Mustang funny car inner bags sealed TRADED Mobius Melrose Missile Plymouth inner bags sealed TRADED MPC Challenger funny car lime and purple cars on box sealed Kalitta Mustang funny car two in one box Model King Tempest includes Slixx Beswick decals no box TRADED MPC Prime Time Omni Charger funny car loose parts 1980s issue MPC Firefighter Corvette funny car two in box, loose parts, one glass is bad, not sure if both are complete but can build one car for sure MPC Strike Force Corvette funny car two in box, loose parts, not sure if both are complete but can build one for sure MPC 1974 Barracuda car is from Auto Scope kit, pro street type car, loose parts., includes Slixx Motown Missile decals and 426 Hemi from Jo Han pro stock Cuda TRADE PENDING Three Monogram 1940 Willys (newer tool) three AMT Fiats and two 25 T conversions for the Fiats, parts cut of trees and bagged, no engines, tires, wheels or decals TRADED Decal Lot SMBC Gapp-Roush Pinto 2, Holbrook Pinto, Paul Frost Willys SLIXX Motown Missile Cuda, Jungle Jim Nova, Chevy Two Much, KS Pittman gassers, Stone Woods Cooke gassers, Mazmanian gassers and Cuda, gassers-Hales, Bear, Filthy Forty and Altzier 2, gasser mini sheets 4 FRED CADY Brannan Maverick and S/S, Brannan AWB Mustang, Bob Ford T-Bolt, Bob Ford A/FX Mustang, Archway Ford T-Bolt, Ford Drag Team, Ramchargers Challenger, Gas Ronda /FX Mustang UNKNOWN MAKER Bill Shirey Professor 1965 Plymouth Plus about 20 assorted sheets mostly drag racing related. TRADED BOOKS ALL BOOKS HAVE BEEN TRADED Total Performers Ford Drag Racing in the 1960s 167 pages hard cover, The Tasca Ford Legacy 191 pages hard cover, Sox & Martin The Most Famous Team in Drag Racing 175 pages soft cover, Landy's Dodges 175 pages soft cover ALL BOOKS TRADED WANTED Hasegawa or Tamiya 1/48 P-51 Mustang Revell or Monogram 1/48 F-4 Phantom Will also consider 1/72 F-4 Phantom kits OR What planes do you have? Also looking for a Monogram 1937 Ford panel truck
  8. Jerry Harvey Galaxie Color & Decals

    Champaign Gold. Bob Ford also had some earlier Galaxies that were yellow.
  9. Here is a photo of the actual Bob Ford car. I believe the correct color is Champaine Gold.
  10. Tasca Ford Book

    I have The Tasca Ford Legacy by Bob McClurg. It's hard cover 192 pages. A history of Tasca Ford and it's drag cars. Great condition. Will trade for any kit listed below. PM if interested. USA only please. Trojan Horse Mustang funny car Lawman 1964 Plymouth Richard Petty 1964 Plymouth
  11. Moebius '65 Mercury Comet Cyclone news

    If you are thinking of dropping a Mustang body on the Comet chassis keep in mind the Comet wheelbase is 114" and the Mustang's is 108". The A/FX Mustangs also had the rear wheels moved forward 3 inches.
  12. I received the Missile kit today. Looks to be a decent kit. Noticed three small things. The instructions show to install the console. Pretty sure the real car did not have a console. "Air Cleaners" are not correct in shape. Also no roll bar included. Looking at the instructions I'm wondering what a "Torque Filter" transmission is.
  13. Moebius California Flash 1965 Belvedere

    The Golden Commandos car pictured was the 2% wheelbase car that only ran in the 1965 AHRA and NHRA Winternationals. It was then converted to the altered wheelbase car. Same goes for the Melrose Missile '65 hardtop.
  14. I see it only took three posts for somebody to complain.
  15. Chrysler had four cars prepared for the 1965 NHRA Winternationals to run in A/FX because the NHRA wouldn't let the AWB cars run in that class. They had acid dipped bodies, carbs and a 2% altered wheelbase. They ran A/FX. The Super Stock cars were two door sedans. They were run by the Ramchargers, Color Me Gone, Golden Commandos and Melrose Missile. All were later converted to the full altered wheelbase cars. I would guess this model represents one of those cars.