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T/F Dragster

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First of all, thanks to the guys here for adding this forum. Every site should have a drag racing forum! :D

This car was built from the Revell kit of the same car. I reworked the front of the car to add the up to date front wing. I added as much detail as I was able to. The eyes ain't what the used to be.

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Well well well Rob... ive been hoping to see ya again on a forum!!!! (this is 73olds) ... i lost your contacts and.. you know what happened to me to the ''other'' forum, so i couldnt see write to ya online or aim (lost my internet for while, thats why i disappeared heh)

Im at Sharksrealm if you wanna see me or here, so we can chat, been freaking ages man.

Nice dragster, i see your paint is still flawless =)

Love the gold anodize look, what did you use?

Shes a beauty, looks real.

Ryan

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Nice very Nice...

I Like how you corrected the front wing for that Up to date Look..

good detail too.

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Excellent build. Very clean engine detail. The front wing looks perfect. Great job.

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I like it.

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Thanks guys!

Hey Ryan, been a while.

I used a metalizer on the front wheels, then tinted some tamiya clear yellow until I got it to look decent. Not a perfect match to the original but, close enough to suit me.

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You I have to comment on this awesome ride! I have to ask however, how did you modify the front end?

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Thanks,

The wing was made from a piece of sheet styrene that was heated and bent around a round dowel for the curvature. The end plates were used from the MCG t/f wing PE set.

Here are a few pictures that may help,

http://public.fotki.com/miarob/in_progress...dragster_build/

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Rob, Great job, looks super!!! I see you spent alot of extra time in the detailing Dept. and it really makes the model come to life! Keep up the great work.

Charlie

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Amazing , love it

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Looks awesome!! Great job.

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Great detailing and paint. You'll fit in perfectly round here.

Welcome

Bob

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Very Nice Build. It looks great.

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Outstanding!!!!

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Outstanding!!!!

X2...

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Its odd to see a thread that is 8 years old come back to life............Great build though!

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Excellent job. The detailing - especially fuel lines - looks great.

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Looks very clean and detailed

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