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IH 4070A box art build

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I think I forgot to post this here. I recently finished this built. Kit is straight out of the box other that the real polished aluminum fuel tanks, polished aluminum stack upper pipes and a Detail Master gauge set on the dash. The main chassis (other than the wheels, fuel tanks and stacks) and the engine were built back in the mid eighties. At that time, I did not know that IH painted their engines red. I had custom mixed the Alpine green, thinking that was the color it was supposed to be.

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Super detailed! This is definitely one of the nicest cab over builds out there. All you need now is a matching trailer to put it over the top.

 

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   Ben,

         You nailed it with this one. It is spot on. Your interior looks great as well.  Mighty fine looking build !

 

 

 

   Be Well

    Gator

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Always like this model and your beautiful build really does it justice.

Thanks for showing

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Thanks guys! :)

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Beautiful work, outstanding!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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Very nice! Would love round 2 to get this back out there.

Ben

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Good looking truck, Ben. There is still a couple of these around here on farms pulling old flat bottom grain trailers. Get the idea?

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That's a really nice looking 4070A, Ben.  Very well done.  I have the 4070B Transtar II in the stash that I might attempt some day!

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Stunning work Ben...this has to be one of my favorite truck kits.

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Very well done!

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WOW - outstanding job Ben!  I've got a Transtar II in the stash that I'm looking forward to building one day.  I'll definitely refer to your build when I do.

Where'd you source the fuel tanks?

-Ken

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WOW - outstanding job Ben!  I've got a Transtar II in the stash that I'm looking forward to building one day.  I'll definitely refer to your build when I do.

Where'd you source the fuel tanks?

-Ken

Jamie Rahmoeller custom made them to my specs. He can be reached at www.moluminum.com

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Thank you guys! I appreciate all the kind words!

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This is very nice. 

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Top notch work!! I really like this build! I built one like the box art years ago, but it wasn't anywhere as nice as this one. It Looks Great!!

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Excellent build Ben! Very clean and sharpe looking. 

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Looks great!!

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Looks great!!

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Fantastic build!!!

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Thanks guys!!! :)

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Outstanding build, very inspirational. Painting the Dayton wheels was a great choice.

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Awesome build.

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Great build!Awesome detail and super sharp!

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Excellent work here, and nicely presented.  I like it.

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