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1940 ford coupe hotrod/custom oct 17 finished paint pics added

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Started my revell street rod kit got the frame more or les built and ready for paint. Only difference is wide whites and traditional wheels. No clue on colours. Ideas?

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Hmmmmm.............black! nice n shiney! or white, they look great in white as well.....

lookin forward to more

bryan

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12 hours into what is likely going to be a 24 or so hour workday... unlikely that any progress is going to be made tonight. Still no clue on colours though gloss black is one that is rattling around in the old brain pan...

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I will Go for Krylon Ruddy Brown primer With Krylon Satin Laquer....

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a nice candie blue or green would be cool new school or old school kustom.

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Only ended up work in about a 20 hour day yesterday. Hope to get some more done tonight

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got a little more done, ride heights set, and frame is built ready for paint,

not sure wether to run the kit rims painted with alclad magnesium for the old school racer look, or wide whites and hubcaps. ill make that call tomorrow when i shoot some paint after work. this has been the never ending week.

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Body's primed, paint is either candy red candy blue or emerald green

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Candy red is the colour

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Pics or it didn't happen!

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tomorrow likely. works settling down to the point im actually able to get a little bench time. so, soon.

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Teaser! 😃

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Yeah yeah... post pics tonight. My wife's in Maine and I'm off work foe the weekend so

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Stripping the chrome from the carbs and wheels. Re spray them alclad magnesium.

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