1966 Fairlane 427

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Got another one done. It's paint in HOK cherry pearl with some Pearl Ex interference red added to a clear coat. I added a side mirror after taking the pics.

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Very nice Jim. This is one of my favorite cars. I like the wheel choice and blue wires under the hood. Good job!

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Nice looking car. Great job on the interior and under the hood. Kudos!

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Great job...love the color.....awesome engine detail....... B)

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Thanks, guys. The block is painted Ford blue so I thought blue wires would look good with it. Wheels are from the Revell deuce coupe.

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Very nice ! I like everything about it.

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Hey Luis & Ray. Thank you so much. Should be able to finish another one tomorrow and then I'll be all set for the MAGS show in Tampa.

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I've got this dumb kit. Your verision gives me new inspiration. I love that color, and the torq-thrusts make it awesome!

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Good lookin' Ford..........love the Torque-Thrust wheels! They seem like they were made for the '66-7 Fairlanes.

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Thank you, fellas. I've got this thing against steel wheels & dog dish hubcaps, so I very rarely use them. The wheels on this Fairlane just seem to make the car look fast just sitting there.

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Wow just beautiful,I love it man.

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Very nicely done Fairlane.

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This Fairlane ROCKS!!!!

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Good looking Fairlane Jim.

Corey

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I've got this thing against steel wheels & dog dish hubcaps, so I very rarely use them. The wheels on this Fairlane just seem to make the car look fast just sitting there.

Good for you Jim! That steel wheels/poverty caps fetish gets annoying fairly quickly. Personally, I don't think you could've picked a better paint color or better wheels for this build.

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Beautiful color and model, Jim, congrats.

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Oh Yea..very nice Jim! B) B)

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Nice colour. Wheels and tires are really good choice. I like :D

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that is a very sweet Fairlane Jim, nice job!

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Holy cow. Thanks so much, folks.

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nice, clean build jim.

I really like the "carpet" with the black specks in it...looks very convincing.

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Nice looking little Fairlane Jim! You hit the mark on this one for sure! Are you going to foil the wing glass frames and drip rails?

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Beautiful model. excellent interior....nice work..

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Very tasty build. l've been trying my best to appreciate Fords more, lately. This Fairlane is making it a lot easier. l agree with your wheel theory. TT's do make anything look fast just sitting there! Great job & great choices! Bart

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Many thanks, fellas. No more BMF will go on it. I'm going with minimal chrome. Even the chrome rocker pieces were left off.

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