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  1. a couple of day,s ago i have already order him , he wil deliver from 27 october [ that is the shippingdate ] so a couple of week,s waiting its 1:24 scale and wil need a italeri donor for chassis , count the day,s jacobus
  2. here in holland we have also the long truck,s with the lengt of 25,25 meters and a max weight of 60 ton and the normal one,s with16 meters etc that the most trailers are use with 3 axle,s is because the max weight pressure on the road and that the trailer,s are very narrow on the cab is for the max lenght and also we have here smal road,s and narrow street,s in city,s etc most truck,s [ 4x2 ] have a front axle for 7 ton , [ steering ] than 11 ton and the trailer have most 3x9 ton now its some change in the years and most thing,s are now new because the material is every time changed with other regulations and how the contolled that , some years ago the have here in holland a sort of cable in the road and when you passed this he register everything from the truck , weigt , axle pressure and the even make a fotograph for evidence , you can,t see the front of the truck with the licence plate , and also the driver and also wath he due at that point [ smoke a cigaret , on the phone ore wath ever ] fore so far i known that,s al gone now one of these day,s i wil look for some new regulation,s and some picture,s jacobus
  3. thats good news Dan , have see a lot of trouble for a lot of people hope that it wil come,s good for those people jacobus
  4. lookin nice , and now the little thing,s to finnish him i follow this , great work after the fall jacobus
  5. like this a lot i love these old ones great work , you did a fine nice thing to make it Charles , it turn out great jacobus
  6. stil waitin for some parts that i ordered and finaly its arrived now i can cut the reefer trailer to the right size and go on with this old build also a lot of other thing,s are inside so i must ordering every thing new in the stash and boxes 1 pile only amt truck,s 1 amt trailers [ include the ertl stuff ] 1 pile italeri , usa style and europe style [ seperated ] 1 pile revell also usa and europe [ seperated ] 1 pile of lindberg and heller and emhar a lot of different resin kits [ transkits ] aitm - kfs - auslowe - A&S and more and a great stash of car,s - amt - monogram - mobius - revell - italeri - heller - tamya etc now i hope i can go back to the hobby table to relax and build jacobus
  7. have stil a couple of kits of these also glad that italeri re-issue these kit,s than the price stay normal and not so high of those golddiggersellers and yes Cary , he is very good detailed jacobus
  8. he have a new webshop and there is now a picture of the grill on the old webshop/site it was only a line and ordernr its in the beginning stranche if you work alway,s with the old one ,but now its no problem and clear and i like the picture you show [ also on FB ] jacobus
  9. amazing ray , have seen already picture,s of it he is wonderful where you get those tyre,s , its lookin great , also the detail,s of everything and eehh , have you already send a email for the international 9670 , be fast otherwise the are sold out , he do a rerun jacobus
  10. lookin great , color combo turn out very nice i like this coe love this on jacobus
  11. because al the other project,s waitin for some matrials i build a row of international,s , paystar = R-type and a prostar the paystar with a winch , the R-type wil be a straight truck [ old ] and the prostar with no sideskirts where i have a test with a kind of skirt on the fender,s the paystar the R-rype and a start with the prostar and the short skirts ready for primer wil see how its go,s 1 point , the mold of the prostar of the sprue,s are very big i think about molden 100 kit,s the need a 1000kg more material ppff , and longer time to make the parts clean and smooth jacobus
  12. have the same , i use the opel blitz as donor , here a picture of it , with the wheels from the kit its not finishd yet , must make a bumper for it and its stil loose , first put everything in the good place lookin how your,s wil go jacobus
  13. i have from modeltruckin already a sheet ful of licenceplates and fuel stickers and on a lot of older picture,s you see a lot of those sticker,s on the door and i think its fits by that time era have seen one gmc crackerbox with a movingvan [ greyhound ] and that,s one of my do to make list [ one of these week,s ] and there you see the sticker,s and a lot of licenceplates on the bumper have the decal,s al in the house and also the resinkit so......[ but there are a lot of projects on the table ] starts soon and thank,s for the info jacobus
  14. thank,s guy,s , so the older one from 1950 and 60-70 dont need it jacobus
  15. can someone tel me when the tax and fuel stickers came on the truck,s [ year of beginning and ended ] because i want make the old truck,s with this old item correct and also a bunch of licenceplates on some old picture,s you see it clearly and some is stil in the year of 1980 and i like these old thing,s on old build,s for detail,s thank,s already jacobus
  16. looks good you have little mecanics at work [ micromen ] jacobus
  17. that looks al good , nice start with the chassis , i have stil 2 new kits in the stash , and 2 to renovation i tought that i have 1 with air ride suspension now this afternoon i go check it [ is a lot of work , where i put that renovationkit? ] ore i am getting old and mix uo some thing,s wel we see jacobus
  18. great , one of my biggest favorit , i cant explane why but i love this coe follow you Jeff jacobus
  19. i had one also ordered , two weeks ago and have him al after 6 day,s , great and nice transkit have already a color in mind but first the other build,s jacobus
  20. slow workin on this one [ to hot , about 35 c , here in holland go,s from cold and rain to high temp in just a day ore 2 ] put the aircleaners on , look of this is correct with the hight and now makin step,s on the fueltank,s and also rear fenders now take a brake jacobus
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