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Ira

ROCKET VAN! Deals Wheels Flying VW Van. WIP 11-30-12

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You are having WAY too much fun with this build! Nice job!

Thanks Jon!

I did a little Painting on the ROCKET VAN this week, Photos Coming Soon... B)

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that dashboard looks great Ira! definetely looks "galactic" nice work buddy, keep it goin....

cheers

bryan

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Is it soon yet? Where's those promised pictures? Let's see this week's painting you've done. I'm dying here.

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NICE & SHINNY!!!

I sprayed Rocket Van with a few coats of Testors Diamond Dust Silver. This is the main color for the Van.

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Next, I masked off most of the Van with Blue Masking Tape...

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Then I sprayed Tamiya's Mica Red in the unmasked areas. Here is the Van as it looks Now...

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B)

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Ira ,your builds never fail to bring a huge smile to my ugly face.

I think every one of your cars inspires me to have more fun !

Thanks !!

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that dashboard looks great Ira! definetely looks "galactic" nice work buddy, keep it goin....

cheers

bryan

Thanks Bryan!

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Is it soon yet? Where's those promised pictures? Let's see this week's painting you've done. I'm dying here.

Here they are!

More Photos Coming... :)

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Oh yeah. Get more work done is you post more pics, Ira. This is so cool.

Thanks Jim!

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Cooler than cool. The metalflake paint is perfect for this thing.

Thanks Bill!

Glad you like it... B)

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SILVER FLAMES!!!

The Flame Decals are from the Bronco kit. I cut off the front of the decals to fit them on the Van's sides...

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Next I applied the fronts of the decals just below the headlights. Unfortunately there wasn't enough decal to go between the headlights and the signal lights. So I used a Fine Line Permanent Marker and drew the 2 black lines between the headlights and the signal lights. Looks like the decal is all one piece now!

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B)

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That decal really sets off the entire finish on the body. Without you telling us about the work with the pen, we wouldn't be able to tell. Nicely done Ira. What's next?

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Ira ,your builds never fail to bring a huge smile to my ugly face.

I think every one of your cars inspires me to have more fun !

Thanks !!

Thanks for the kind words Wayne!

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Ira........I don`t know how I missed this?...........I REALY REALY love this one :wub: ........COOL!!!!!!!!

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