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pcm1977

AMT Construction Bulldozer

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I don't know where else to post this one, but eventually the dozer will will be chained to a lowboy and towed around by a Mack DM600, plus this forum seems to be the location of others talking about this kit.

I wanted to go with a very used dozer.  The thought behind this was that the guy would have bought a yellow Cat a while back and painted to to match the color of the company truck and trailer.  The dozer was a fun build and I hopefully did not spend too much time weathering it.  This was my first time rusting and such to a model.

 

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The engine...

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Closeups...

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Working Shots...

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Looks like a hard working/well used bulldozer should look like.

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Nice! You added just the right amount of rust and weathering.

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That looks great, a really fine piece of work, the hole in the radiator mesh is really convincing and the weathering and paint job is spot on, a really top job!!!

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That looks great.  It looks like it's been out west fighting fires.

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On ‎12‎/‎26‎/‎2018 at 4:55 PM, Jim B said:

That looks great.  It looks like it's been out west fighting fires.

Was thinking the same thing....  Awesome job on the build, VERY realistic!!!!

DJ

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On ‎12‎/‎25‎/‎2018 at 6:04 PM, PierreR89 said:

Looks like a hard working/well used bulldozer should look like.

Yes it does! Great work!

Sam

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Thank you everyone, I hope that my entire idea with an old beat up DM600 and lowboy works out.

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Thank you all for the kind words.  I was hoping to enter it in a show and see how it does once I get the DM600 done.

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WOW! You put a lot of work into that. Looks Great!

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I like it!! I think that you've captured the "very used" look very well. Great work! I like the new grill!!

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WOW!!! Looks totally awesome!!!! Great weathering!!

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2 hours ago, DrKerry said:

WOW!!! Looks totally awesome!!!! Great weathering!!

I agree!

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Excellent weathering looks like the real bulldozer that just keeps going. 

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On 12/30/2018 at 8:07 PM, pcm1977 said:

Thank you all for the kind words.  I was hoping to enter it in a show and see how it does once I get the DM600 done.

Awesome build.  Just received the DM600 from Hobby Lobby today (40% off and free shipping).  Waiting for this same dozer I found on eBay bundled with the AMT lowboy.  Note that the lowboys are getting impossible to find and the eBayers are starting to price gouge.

 

 

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