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  1. aitm have already some resinmits from illini on his site

    the international emmeryville was one of the first and have him al in my home from aitm

    have just orderd the peterbilt bubblenose

    check it out now , and also now the kenworth bullnose and highmount

    and there wil be more to follow

    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. 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

  4. 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

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    the R-rype

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    and a start with the prostar

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    and the short skirts

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    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

  5. 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 

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