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SawgrassRaven

Howlin' Wolf's Fleetline

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Big Howlin' Wolf fan here, but I didn't know about this car. Great idea for a build, and fine execution!

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Looks to me like you built three unless the rusty derelict started as one of the shinny black versions. Very cool.

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3 minutes ago, RancheroSteve said:

Big Howlin' Wolf fan here, but I didn't know about this car. Great idea for a build, and fine execution!

Thanks! To my knowledge, this is the only pic of the car that exists; it's mentioned in "Moanin' at Midnight: The Life and Times of Howlin' Wolf" by James Segrest and Mark Hoffman. Excellent book, highly recommended for any Wolf fan. :)

https://www.amazon.com/Moanin-Midnight-Life-Times-Howlin/dp/1560256834

 

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Thats a really cool idea, and even better execution!

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There's a new subdivision in Austin with a Howlin' Wolf street. I believe there is also a Stevie Ray and Muddy Waters street in the same subdivision. 

Cool models, btw. 

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Really cool! Chester Burnett was always one of my favorite blues artists! I miss the good old blues music. I listen to the blues on the radio as often as possible. Howlin' Wolf's car is awesome, nicely done!

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I get the blues looking at it all rusted. Cool concept and execution!

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Great idea for a model and very well done too. (Big blues/r&b fan here.)

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Very cool idea and a fantastic looking model !

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Is the junker based on how the actual car exists later on in life? Or is it just your interpretation? If it's real and there's a picture of the real car available, you should post it with that model too. Sort of a before and after display. 

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2 seriously great builds there...

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Nice tribute to an American music legend.

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Beautiful job, that's a classy looking Chevy!  Great job on the derelict, too.

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