1/16 1979 k100 stock paint job and truck with 375 cat (new pics doors open as well)

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this is my dads new kenworth straight off the line and i dedicate these two models to him since he has left this world and gone to the next.

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Very nice !!!!! :D Love the cabovers!

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Nice looking K100s.

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I like the start, its going to be a very nice build. I like the curtains you put into the sleeper.KEEP THE PICTURES GOING!!!!! :P

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Sweet looking cabovers. I drove one many years ago. Looking forward to more pics.

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Great build! I really like the curtain to the sleeper. I also like the colors. I want to see the Cat engine.

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That's looking good.

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here's some pics of the motor and interior

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Very very nice job on the inside. Did your dad smoke marboros? love the detail on the seats

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Great looking Cat engine. Gives me a lot of good ideas for a build.

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I like it , nice work.

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Very nice work , that engine looks great and nice detail to the interior

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Nice work! Lots of eye candy going on here, first it's a K100 built off a W900, the big 6 yellow engine, the curtains, exhaust stacks. Looks good. BTW, would you happen to know what year your dad's picture was taken? It's interesting to notice some details on his truck such as the front bumper, the door handles, the grab handles.

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i think i will open the Doors on the cab . So you can see inside of it. what do you guys think about it? i will post more pictures as i go along with it. let me know on what you guys think about it.

MY DADS TRUCK IS 1979 K100 CABOVER KW BOUGHT IT BRAND NEW AT A KENWORTHS SELLS PLACE IN MAY 1979!!!!!!!!! AND THE PICTURE OF IT WAS TAKEN BY ME

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Truck looks reall good cant wait till its done your dad must have loved driving that truck i know i would!!!!

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he liked driving it and always maintained it. he drove it all over the states and he was tagged for 48 states.

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well a little closer to finishing i made the stacks interchangable so i have little one and the regular ones and i decided to open the doors also will be posting more pics of th edetial i did to the interior i have flip down visors for the inside od the cab and a flip down tv

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Edited by williamchevelleman1972

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You have done a very nice job!!!! Where do you get these 1/16th k-100s from. You made this one look good!! My compliments on the Cat engine :rolleyes:

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This is turing into a Sweet lookin' tractor William!! I think you're doing a great job on it too!!! Roy

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superb work

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Very nice, I love your political incorrectness, ie carton of Marlboro.

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Sheesh... William, between you and Roy and your large scale beauties, your going to give me an inferiority complex... <_<:rolleyes:;) Very well done! My LHS has the reissued 1/16 Pete on the shelf... Makes me want to buy it and see what I can do with it. Like I need ANOTHER project... :wacko:

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heres an update on it i have painted the cab and gettin ready to do the pin stripping i had to order some because im all out but all most finished!

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