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Jantrix

41 Willys - slant six hot rod update 4/23

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This is looking very cool. 

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Finally some paint. This will b a patina rod so after a week or so of gassing out and hardening, I'll start distressing the paint. Changed my plan from black/green to grey/green for the interior, so some stripping in the works. I'm split on the nature of the finish though. The gloss clear over patina is a popular trend and a great way to preserve the car from futher damage. Or just some flat clear. Opinions welcomed.

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2 hours ago, crazyjim said:

Don't forget that SHINY :D:D:D RULES!

Ahem.

 

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Looking real good. Where are those wheels and tire's from? 

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Exhaust is done. Plastruct right angle bends helped out a lot here.

 

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Some work on this model despite the best attempts of life to get in my way. Interior is done and due to the inability to really see all that well into the Willys interior once its in the body, it's painted but I kept the detailing minimal. On the engine, I've added the EFI fuel rail and fuel line. (Note to self - fuel line BEFORE attatching the belts and pulleys). Alternator brackets and that's it until the car is all glued together and then I'll plumb the turbo and intercooler.

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On 4/2/2018 at 1:04 PM, crazyjim said:

Don't forget that SHINY :D:D:D RULES!

Got that right

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4 hours ago, PARTSMARTY said:

Got that right

As I was saying. 

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