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Of course I'm kidding but I would like to see someone take one of those '48 Ford woodies,cut the wood side panels out completely and fill them with some fine mesh metal screen for an open-air look where the wind and rain blow right on through.

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Of course I'm kidding but I would like to see someone take one of those '48 Ford woodies,cut the wood side panels out completely and fill them with some fine mesh metal screen for an open-air look where the wind and rain blow right on through.

Lol, you are tempting me!  

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So back to this one.  Paint going on some of the smaller parts.  Decided to wire engine even though no one will ever see it, figured if I was going to that much trouble on the wood I may as well detail the engine.  Haven't decided on the interior yet, thinking about some patterns for the seats.

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Seem to have lost some of the decal sheet, imagine that!  It’s only been about three and a half years on this build maybe. I get distracted. A few more photos then back to work. I can’t seem to find the interior shot I thought I had, too bad about that! I covered the seats with cloth and made floor mats and added some vintage magazines oh well ? that’s all I’ve got.

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A couple more photos I found. I was amazed at how nice the headliner wood came out, with just Testors yellow and a brown craft paint wash. The seat material has some texture it’s all I had around that day. Fairly happy with the results.E983CDC2-DBA9-49BF-A026-4C6AA6FBB5AC.thumb.jpeg.1c2f32461aef2305fa04cb565e41e60e.jpegi

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Thanks again to all you guys with your kind comments! A special thanks to all who followed the build with such patience! Lol I Know!  I have taken up to 20 years on a build in the past. This one originally was only going to be a week on the two models. Sorry for any disappointments. Had to be finished so I can move on. I kind of decided not to start any more new ones until I get caught up. We will see how that goes. Happy modeling!

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