'73 Chevrolet Chevelle- Mastered by Tom Ellifritt

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any updates on this? :huh:

Yes. I'm taking the Chevelle with me this Sunday (Oct. 7), and giving it to Kevin of Missing Link. I understand Jeff Ballard will be involved as well. Jeff is really good at getting that final polished look on a master. I'm looking forward to building these kits.

I must add that I have no idea how long it will take between the time I hand over the master and the kit becomes available.

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Yes. I'm taking the Chevelle with me this Sunday (Oct. 7), and giving it to Kevin of Missing Link. I understand Jeff Ballard will be involved as well. Jeff is really good at getting that final polished look on a master. I'm looking forward to building these kits.

I must add that I have no idea how long it will take between the time I hand over the master and the kit becomes available.

I do intend on doing the Laguna next. Bench seats or buckets and console? Opinions?

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Yes. I'm taking the Chevelle with me this Sunday (Oct. 7), and giving it to Kevin of Missing Link. I understand Jeff Ballard will be involved as well. Jeff is really good at getting that final polished look on a master. I'm looking forward to building these kits.

I must add that I have no idea how long it will take between the time I hand over the master and the kit becomes available.

Thanks...i just sent him an email earlier just a few minutes ago asking about the buick i want to build so bad! :P

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I do intend on doing the Laguna next. Bench seats or buckets and console? Opinions?

Buckets & Console.

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Definitely buckets and console!

Agreed.

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I'm a big fan of mix-n-match (commonly referred to as kitbashing) and the more options there are the better, but if I gotta pick one I concur, let's do buckets and console. The Laguna deserves it. :D

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Yes. I'm taking the Chevelle with me this Sunday (Oct. 7), and giving it to Kevin of Missing Link. I understand Jeff Ballard will be involved as well. Jeff is really good at getting that final polished look on a master. I'm looking forward to building these kits.

I must add that I have no idea how long it will take between the time I hand over the master and the kit becomes available.

just as fast as i can get my pudgy fingers on it...

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just as fast as i can get my pudgy fingers on it...

YAAAAAAAAAAYYYYYY!!!!!!!!!!

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Gawd! Im dyin over here!!! I want!!

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Just came across this today:

74laguna09-vi.jpg

Does anyone know who is the builder, or what is used to build it?

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Just came across this today:

74laguna09-vi.jpg

Does anyone know who is the builder, or what is used to build it?

That is most likely the 1974 Chevelle by AMT (or the Model King issue) converted to street form.

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It's going to be cool when these Chevelles start getting built. I can't wait to see what everyone does with it!

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It's going to be cool when these Chevelles start getting built. I can't wait to see what everyone does with it!

At least you know one person that will modify it to be a Buick Century instead? :P

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It's going to be cool when these Chevelles start getting built. I can't wait to see what everyone does with it!

Once we get the '74 Chevelle, this is what I'll be doing B) ! http://tapahtumakuvia.kuvat.fi/kuvat/74+Chevrolet+Chevelle+Stocker/

I don't know how there are always cars in my family, where are no scale models except the '60 Impala. :lol:

Oh and did I say that glad to hear the progress with the '73 Chevelle! Going to be another cool one when available in Resin.

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I do intend on doing the Laguna next. Bench seats or buckets and console? Opinions?

Both? I like bench and bucket options, depending on what I want to build.

Charlie Larkin

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That is most likely the 1974 Chevelle by AMT (or the Model King issue) converted to street form.

Oooooh I like this!

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the eagle has landed! its even prettier than the pics show! now on to the molding process. stay tuned!

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Sir, we await with baited breath!!!!!

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better than breath like bait..

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spent the day fondling the chevelle, tom didnt leave me much to do. just a bit of polishing n stuff.. spent more time researching elcamino specs. found the wheelbase is the same as the car, anybody know if the doors are different? pretty sure they are the same, but gm did lotta funny things..

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Im gonna do the Motion SS

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Hi Jeff, Doors are exactly the same, just the glass is different shape.

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Bump on this to keep it fresh. Any news?

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most of the molds are done. just the body left which is going in tomorrow. kevin has a few things still to de before he takes this lil piggie to market, but its comming...

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Cool..

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